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NBHS Celebrates 13th Musical With Visit from “The Addams Family”

New Britain High School proudly presents our 13th Annual Musical Production when “The Addams Family” brings a taste of the creepy, cooky and macabre onto our stage on March 23rd at 7 p.m. and March 24th at 2 p.m. &…

NBHS Parents’ Music Association to Host Fourth Annual Gala

On Saturday, March 3, the New Britain High School Parents’ Music Association will host the Fourth Annual “Gala of Great Food and Great Music” to raise funds for the NBHS Music Department. The gala will take place at the VFW…

HALS Student Wins VH1 Save The Music Foundation’s Les Paul Legacy Contest

Alice Bidoae, student at HALS Middle School, has been named the winner in the VH1 Save the Music Foundation’s national Les Paul Legacy Contest. HALS will now receive a Les Paul Epiphone Electric Guitar and Amplifier for their music program….

Bees Across New Britain Needs More Sponsors

Stephen Hard, director of the Greater New Britain Art Alliance (GNBAA), said the group is working hard to get more sponsors for Bees Across New Britain. “We are still short of sponsors and are working the phones. That’s what it…

Comedy Night at Trinity-On-Main; Cold and Crisp

Crisp-Cold-Comedy will be at Trinity-on- Main.at 69 Main Street in New Britain on Saturday, February 10. The show will be from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. We offer a Full Bar, Concessions, Plenty of Free Parking in the Chestnut Street Parking…

Paul Gobell Process Art Show at Stockman Gallery Feb. 7

The Stockman Gallery at 19 Chestnut Street, second floor, in New Britain opens its latest show, “Paul Gobell: Process,” on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 5-7 p.m., with a free reception and an opportunity to meet the artist. Gobell may be most…

Ragtime Comes to Connecticut Theatre Company

Connecticut Theatre Company explores Americana with its production of Ragtime, running from now until Jan. 14. The Tony Award-winning musical with book by Terrence McNally, music by Stephen Flaherty, and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens is directed by Duane Campbell and…

New Britain Industrial Museum Opens December 2

Come experience the history and story of New Britain in the Industrial Museum’s new location – 59 West Main Street. From 10 – 4 on Saturday December 2 visitors will be able to see how the former Leaves and Pages…

NBYT Brings “The World’s Favorite Family Musical” to the Stage

The youth theater’s holiday musical, Annie Jr, is based on the comic strip that debuted in 1924 and the Broadway production from 1977. The musical tells the story of the young orphan Annie who is brought from her orphanage to…

Stockman Gallery Next Show to Open

Stockman Gallery opens its latest show, “Tatyana Nadgor: Are You Serious,” Saturday, November 18, 5-7 p.m., with a free reception. Nadgor is a Russian émigré who come to the United States with her husband and two children about 20 years…