'When The New Yorker Moved to Connecticut'; Westport a Hotbed for Covers

04/02/14

'When The New Yorker Moved to Connecticut'; Westport a Hotbed for Covers

Eve Potts was looking through a book of The New Yorker covers and noticed that hundreds had been created by artists who lived in and around Westport, a town where she had lived for many years. Eventually she was to discover that 17 artists who lived in the Westport area produced 767 covers between 1925 and 1989.

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Star on the Web Goes Live to Get Connecticut Musicians Discovered; Other Talent Too

03/31/14

Star on the Web Goes Live to Get Connecticut Musicians Discovered; Other Talent Too

Star On The Web promises to be Connecticut's premiere online talent competition when it launches on April 1.

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Jazz Lives: Photos of Lee Friedlander, Milt Hinton Coming to Yale

03/25/14

Jazz Lives: Photos of Lee Friedlander, Milt Hinton Coming to Yale

From April 4 through Sept. 7, Yale University Art Gallery will be celebrating jazz photography in Jazz Lives: The Photographs of Lee Friedlander and Milt Hinton. The show, Yale says, brings together “extraordinary images that capture the people, spirit and history of jazz.”

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Athol Fugard’s ‘The Shadow of the Hummingbird’ premieres at Long Wharf Theatre

03/24/14

Athol Fugard’s ‘The Shadow of the Hummingbird’ premieres at Long Wharf Theatre

Though Athol Fugard still regards the Karoo desert region of South Africa as his permanent home, he’s spends most of his time in the San Diego area of Southern California to be with his daughter and grandson.

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Ella Fitzgerald to Grace Marlborough Arts Center, as Interpreted by Ashly Cruz

03/20/14

Ella Fitzgerald to Grace Marlborough Arts Center, as Interpreted by Ashly Cruz

Connecticut performer Ashly Cruz will bring the work of the legendary Ella Fitzgerald to life at the Marlborough Arts Center on March 28.

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