| Mar 6, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Pantochino Productions Inc. presents its new family musical, “The Brothers Grimm and a Showgirl,” for a limited run of five performances March 16 to 18 at The Off-Broadway Theatre at Yale, 41 Broadway (behind Toad's Place) in New Haven.
| Mar 14, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Take the family out for a rollicking good time this weekend to Pantochino Productions Inc.'s new musical The Brothers Grimm and a Showgirl. It's a spoof on many of your favorite fairy tales, like Snow White, Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Local gospel artist Kevin Monroe brings his 16-piece band Devotion to Toad's Placethis weekend to record a new album, and you're invited. Monroe, who was born and raised in New Haven, began his musical career with Willie Small and his gospel group W.S....
| May 3, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Head to Toad's Placethis Tuesday night to catch a star on the rise. Christina Perri, a pop sensation who signed with Atlantic Records after her song "Jar of Hearts" appeared on "So You Think You Can Dance?" in the summer of 2010, is set to wow New Haven....
| May 1, 2012
| 3:15 PM
The singer, guitarist and songwriter M. Ward is a man of wide-ranging musical tastes. You can hear it on his recordings, in his gruff-but-sweet singing, in his meticulous guitar-picking and in his reverberant productions.
His vocals can bring to mind the...
| May 15, 2012
| 12:35 PM
w/ Black Box Revelation. $29 adv., $32 doors, 8 p.m., May 18. Toad's Place, 300 York St., New Haven, toadsplace.com
No matter the industry — music, movies, sports, business, whatever — being called "the next big thing" is a...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Indie-rock royalty. Slacker-generation supergroup. Post-whatever whatever.
It's fun to invent hyphenated superlatives for Wild Flag — the Portland, Ore.-based band made up of two singer-guitarists, Carrie Brownstein and Mary Timony, keyboard player...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 10:20 AM
November may just be getting off the ground, but that's no excuse to miss out on a slew of great upcoming shows. Here's a few to help you plan your week.
Thursday: Logic, Nickel-P, Higgins & the General, 9 p.m. Café Nine, New Haven.
| May 30, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Friends of Freddy B Concert
6 p.m., June 3. $10 donation. Toad's Place, 300 York St., New Haven, (203) 624-TOAD, toadsplace.com.
It's not uncommon these days to hear of someone you know and love falling on hard times. Most of us hope we'd be able...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 8:00 AM
• Thursday: Goo Goo Dolls, 8 p.m. Warner Theatre, Torrington; Jake Shimabukuro, $10-$30, Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, Storrs; Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys, $18-$28, 8 p.m., Bridge Street Live, Collinsville.
• Friday: Tower of...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Thursday, Dec.1: Chadwick Stokes at StageOne, Fairfield. One of the guys from Dispatch who is also in State Radio, if you're into that sort of thing.
Friday, Dec. 2: Gastby's Green Light at Two Boots, Bridgeport. A rhythmic band of apparent F. Scott...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 11:00 AM
[THIS ARTICLE WAS WRITTEN FOR NEW YEAR'S EVE 2011. FOR NEW YEAR'S EVE 2012 EVENTS, CLICK HERE.]
116 Crown, 116 Crown St., New Haven, (203) 777-3116. Super classy bar with inventive cocktails and small plate offerings. Check out the room with the...