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Joby Rogers is “The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience

Thunder and Lighting Productions in association with Trinity-on-Main proudly presents A Tribute to Michael Jackson with Joby Rogers on Saturday, October 21, from 8 to 11 p.m. The show will be presented at Trinity-on-Main at 69 Main St. As the…

NBYT Named Best Children’s Theater, Announces Auditions

New Britain Youth Theater, which begins its eighth season this month, has been named Best Children’s Theater by the editors of Connecticut Magazine. The accolade comes in the September 2017 “Best of Connecticut” issue of the magazine, and recognizes that…

Shadowlands at Connecticut Theatre Company

Connecticut Theatre Company is presenting the dramatic play Shadowlands by William Nicholson from August 25th through September 3rd. Shadowlands tells the true to life story of the late romance of British writer C.S. Lewis and American poet Joy Davidman. C.S….

Open Casting Call for Timeless Tales

Mayor Erin E. Stewart, Commission Chairman Patrick Dorsey and Vice Chairman Paul Shajker Sr. announced today that Timeless Tales of Fairview Cemetery will be having an open casting call for people looking to participate in this year’s event which will…

NB Residents in African-Inspired Concert July 29

Queen Ann Nzinga Center, Inc. presents its free, family friendly Music from the African Diaspora concert at 7 p.m. on July 29 at the Theater for the Performing Arts at the Learning Corridor in Hartford. Nzinga’s Daughters, whose members are…

Making Dreams Happen Through Art

Paier College of Art located at 20 Gorham Ave, Hamden, CT will be showcasing a selection of artwork created by adults with disabilities this month at an exhibit in the gallery of the Fine Arts Building. The artists are individuals…

Family Fun – Quilling

Today’s activity is all about Love. This activity can be created for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day or just any old day that you have the opportunity to express a little love. It is after all what makes the…

Family Fun – Valentine Wreath

It’s almost Valentine’s Day! There are so many fun things to make with the kids for Valentine’s Day it was hard to choose! I hope you like our beautiful wreath. Materials: Cardboard Scissors White glue Tissue paper Charms How to:…

Family Fun – Cactus

February, does this mean we are about half way thru winter? I passed a garden center over the weekend and they had a sign up out front. 53 days til Spring! This is about the time of the year when…

GNBAA to hold Second Chance Karaoke ‘Fun Raiser’

Did your Valentine’s Day not turn out as you hoped? On Wednesday, Feb. 15 you will get another chance for a fun evening at the Greater New Britain Arts Alliance (GNBAA) Second Chance Fun Raiser. “It’s a fundraiser for the…