July 2014

Star On The Web Rewards Talent at Quarterly Winners Show at The Reserve

07/21/14

Star On The Web Rewards Talent at Quarterly Winners Show at The Reserve

Three performers will be chosen at the Star On The Web Quarterly Winners Show on July 21 at The Reserve in Meriden.

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Gathering of the Vibes in Bridgeport: John Fogerty, Widespread Panic, Ziggy Marley and More

07/18/14

Gathering of the Vibes in Bridgeport: John Fogerty, Widespread Panic, Ziggy Marley and More

Gathering of the Vibes, the family friendly music festival, returns to Bridgeport's Seaside Park July 31 to Aug. 3.

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Connecticut Ballet’s Summer Dance Caravan Travels State Through August

07/17/14

Connecticut Ballet’s Summer Dance Caravan Travels State Through August

Connecticut Ballet's annual Summer Dance Caravan is performing the works of Latin choreographers at free shows around the state.

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Shakespeare’s ‘Cymbeline’, in Wild West Setting, Coming in Stratford

07/15/14

Shakespeare’s ‘Cymbeline’, in Wild West Setting, Coming in Stratford

The Hudson Shakespeare Theater Company will perform "Cymbeline" at the Stratford Public Library on July 26 as part of its 23rd Season of Traveling Theater.

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Jose Feliciano Free Concert to Open Levitt Pavilion's New Westport Venue ‘Sold Out’

07/14/14

Jose Feliciano Free Concert to Open Levitt Pavilion's New Westport Venue ‘Sold Out’

The Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts will present nine-time Grammy Award-winner Jose Feliciano in a free concert on Sunday, July 20, to commemorate and celebrate the opening of the all-new Levitt Pavilion and to launch the Inaugural Summer Season in the new outdoor facility.

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Film by A.D. Calvo Shot in New London Steps Away from Horror to Drama

07/09/14

Film by A.D. Calvo Shot in New London Steps Away from Horror to Drama

Director A.D. Calvo wrapped filming on his latest feature, "The Missing Girl," in New London at the end of June.

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Original Irish Play Staged in Unique 'Pub' Setting Returns in Danbury

07/09/14

Original Irish Play Staged in Unique 'Pub' Setting Returns in Danbury

Playwright Louisa Burns-Bisogno has spun a tale of Ireland, war, heartbreak and betrayal that unfolds like an intricate fiddle tune over the course of one evening at a quite pub in a small Irish village.

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NW Connecticut Arts Council Garden Party (With a Meal) July 12 in Harwinton

07/08/14

NW Connecticut Arts Council Garden Party (With a Meal) July 12 in Harwinton

The third annual Blossoming of Arts & Culture Garden Party will be held July 12, from 4 to 7 p.m., at 10 Litchfield Road in Harwinton.

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Online Romance Reality Show's 'Love Prison' on Island Off Connecticut

07/07/14

Online Romance Reality Show's 'Love Prison' on Island Off Connecticut

The latest reality show about love, or heartbreak—or both—is coming this August from the A&E cable network and it's set in Connecticut—on one of the Thimble Islands, those tiny, exclusive, valuable pieces of land surrounded by Long-Island Sound. The show, whose working title is "Love Prison," will reportedly debut with 10 episodes. The only information about the show currently posted online by A&E is part of a larger news item posted online a while back: One in three relationships begin online, with many people not meeting in person for months or even years. But are these relationships real? In this unique social experiment, online couples meet for the first time on a remote island. “Love Prison” is a lone cabin rigged with...

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