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Annual New Britain Downtown Car Show This Saturday

By at September 19, 2014 | 8:00 am |

Annual New Britain Downtown Car Show This Saturday

If cars are your passion Downtown New Britain is the place to be Saturday. The New Britain Downtown is holding the 8th Annual New Britain Downtown Car Show on Saturday, Sept. 20 at Central Park. “It’s a tremendous positive event that shows weekend after weekend downtown has something that draws people. There is a reason for people to be here. There is always more...

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“Chicago” To Be Performed at Repertory Theatre

By at August 8, 2014 | 8:30 am |

“Chicago” To Be Performed at Repertory Theatre

A story of murder, greed, corruption and “All That Jazz” is coming to Central Connecticut with Connecticut Theatre Company’s production of the blockbuster musical Chicago. Chicago follows the stories of two murderesses as they attempt to free themselves from prison and make it big on the Vaudeville stages of the roaring 1920’s. With one explosive dance more...

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Jim Spinnato to Bring Comedy to ToM

By at August 1, 2014 | 8:45 am |

Jim Spinnato to Bring Comedy to ToM

On Saturday August 2nd at 8 p.m., Southeastern Connecticut comedy hypnotist, Jim Spinnato, brings his entertaining, exciting, and hilarious comedy show to the Trinity-on-Main stage. Spinnato’s combination of comedy, hypnosis and audience participation creates the perfect blend of entertainment that you won’t want to miss. Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door more...

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Queen Ann Nzinga Center Summer Concert

By at June 13, 2014 | 9:15 am |

Queen Ann Nzinga Center Summer Concert

On July 26, 2014 at 7 p.m., the Queen Ann Nzinga Center, Inc.’s will hold its Annual Summer Concert, Nzinga’s Daughters presents Music from the African Diaspora, at the Theater of the Performing arts on the CREC Campus of the Learning Corridor. Nzinga’s Daughter African Diaspora concert is so popular that it has outgrown another downtown Hartford venue. Be a more...

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Rick Derringer Live at Trinity-on-Main

By at June 13, 2014 | 9:00 am |

Rick Derringer Live at Trinity-on-Main

On Saturday, June 14th at 8 p.m., rocker Rick Derringer will take the Trinity-on-Main stage after an opening classic rock acoustic set performed by special guests, Wint Fenderson and Roy Roccapriore. After more than four decades of performing, writing, and producing, Derringer is still going strong in the music world. He is more than ready to provide the audience with more...

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CT Theater Company Production of “Rent” Opens on June 20

By at June 13, 2014 | 8:45 am |

CT Theater Company Production of “Rent” Opens on June 20

Connecticut Theatre Company, in residence at the historic Repertory Theatre of New Britain is about to open its production of the hit musical “Rent” from June 20 to July 6. “Rent”, based loosely upon Puccini’s “La Boheme” explores the struggles of bohemian artists living in the East Village of New York City. The Pulitzer Prize winning musical debuted on more...

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Theatre Camp to Open This Month

By at June 6, 2014 | 8:45 am |

Theatre Camp to Open This Month

The New Britain Parks and Recreation Department’s Downtown Players Youth Theatre Camp will be presenting a production of “The Little Mermaid Junior” for its ninth season. This six-week theatre camp is open to boys and girls, ages 7-17. Camp is held Monday-Thursday at New Britain High School Stage & Auditorium, from Monday, June 30 - Thursday, August 7 from 9 more...

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NBYT to Perform James and the Giant Peach

By at May 23, 2014 | 10:15 am |

NBYT to Perform James and the Giant Peach

New Britain Youth Theater will perform an adaptation of Roald Dahl’s adventure fantasy, James and the Giant Peach, on May 29, 31 and June 1 at Trinity-on-Main Performance Center. Dahl’s amazing story comes to life in James and the Giant Peach when young James Henry Trotter wants to escape from his mean Aunt Spiker and cruel Aunt Sponge. After a mysterious man more...

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East Culture Arts Show Planned at Trinity-on-Main

By at May 9, 2014 | 10:15 am |

East Culture Arts Show Planned at Trinity-on-Main

East Culture Arts, Inc. and Trinity-On-Main of New Britain will present a Multi-Cultures Celebration of Music and dance from around the world. Fun for all ages! The event will be on Saturday, May 17 from 2-4 p.m. Admission is free. The event will be at Trinity-on-Main at 69 Main St. Call 860-978-4452 or 860-978-2949 or go to www.eastculture.org for more more...

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Third Annual Little Poland Festival Set for Sunday

By at April 25, 2014 | 9:45 am |

Third Annual Little Poland Festival Set for Sunday

The Polonia Business Association is asking everyone to “Go Polish for the Day!” Sunday as the Third Annual Little Poland Festival takes place on Broad St. “We are branching out and not limiting it to Polish only,” said Lucian Pawlak, event organizer “We are trying to diversify.” Foods will not be just Polish fare. East Side Restaurant will offer more...

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