Yale Repertory Theatre's First Play of the 2013-14 season, "Owners," Opens Tonight

10/31/13

Yale Repertory Theatre's First Play of the 2013-14 season, "Owners," Opens Tonight

British playwright Caryl Churchill's satirical examination of the political and cultural dynamics of property ownership runs at the New Haven theater through Nov. 16.

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Opening of Quilt Drawings Show Part of New Haven's Ninth Square Buzz

10/30/13

Opening of Quilt Drawings Show Part of New Haven's Ninth Square Buzz

There’s a painting in the collection of the Yale Center for British Art that—while depicting a streetscape in Victorian-era Great Britain—evokes the same moment-in-time feeling, and bittersweet autumnal thoughts, that are occasioned by certain streetscapes around Yale at twilight this time of year. This Friday, at that moment in time in New Haven, an opening reception will be held at a different venue, Reynolds Fine Art, for a very different series of works—but works that share one commonality with the John Atkinson Grimshaw painting, “Evening Glow,” from 1884. (The YCBA is open until 5 p.m. Friday, so why not pay a visit before moving on to the Ninth Square events referenced below? Left: John Atkinson Grimshaw, 1836-1893, British,...

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Fern Berman's Abstract Photography at the New Britain Museum of American Art

10/30/13

Fern Berman's Abstract Photography at the New Britain Museum of American Art

Fern Berman's fascinating photos will make you do a double take to realize what you're looking at.

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Dick Ebersol, Longtime Head of NBC Sports, Stars at New Preston Fundraiser

10/29/13

Dick Ebersol, Longtime Head of NBC Sports, Stars at New Preston Fundraiser

The man who helped invent "Saturday Night Live" and turned the Peacock Network into "America's Olympic Network"—marrying Susan Saint-James along the way—guests at Washington Montessori School's "WMS Presents" Nov. 2.

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Enjoy an Authentic Colonial Thanksgiving Dinner in Old Wethersfield

10/28/13

Enjoy an Authentic Colonial Thanksgiving Dinner in Old Wethersfield

Take a seat at an 18th-century Thanksgiving feast fit for Connecticut aristocracy at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum.

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