At 80, Legendary Singer Johnny Mathis Not Slowing Down

09/06/16

At 80, Legendary Singer Johnny Mathis Not Slowing Down

Believe it or not, 80-year-old Johnny Mathis is celebrating six decades in the business and is coming to Waterbury’s Palace Theater with his 60th Anniversary Concert Tour on Sept. 10.

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Are You Not Entertained? 6 September Events to Keep You Busy

09/01/16

Are You Not Entertained? 6 September Events to Keep You Busy

SLURPIN’ SUMMER FUN Fresh and briny — few things say New England quite like oysters. They are the star of the show at the 39th annual Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival, scheduled for Sept. 10-11 at Veterans Memorial Park. Head to the Oyster Pavilion for the slurping contest and to learn all about Norwalk’s oystering history. Take a ride on the 65-foot gondola Ferris wheel, stop by the Paul Bunyan lumberjack show and pick up something special at the arts and crafts show, which will feature more than 100 juried vendors. The Kids’ Cove has games, rides and activities under the big circus tent, and there will be live music throughout the weekend. seaport.org ARTISTIC VISION Spend your Labor Day weekend discovering new artistic treasures at the 43rd...

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BACKSTAGE: Feeling Closer to Shakespeare and Early Meryl Streep

08/30/16

BACKSTAGE: Feeling Closer to Shakespeare and Early Meryl Streep

The first collected edition of Shakespeare’s plays, published by two of his fellow actors (yes, he acted, too) in 1623, seven years after the Bard’s death, is touring every state in the U.S. Connecticut’s stop will be at the William Benton Museum of Art at the University of Connecticut at Storrs Sept. 2-25.

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Years After Iconic Interview, Dick Cavett Recalls Spirit of Katharine Hepburn

08/23/16

Years After Iconic Interview, Dick Cavett Recalls Spirit of Katharine Hepburn

Dick Cavett's interview with Katharine Hepburn came to define her to the public in many ways. It captured her feisty, winning personality, which is something the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook has tried to keep alive through its programs and busy schedule of events.

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The Shops at Yale Presents Inaugural New Haven Chalk Art Festival

08/17/16

The Shops at Yale Presents Inaugural New Haven Chalk Art Festival

Chalk It Up to Creativity

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