| Aug 2, 2011
Gene McDaniels, who emerged as a pop singing star in the early 1960s with hits such as "A Hundred Pounds of Clay" and "Tower of Strength" and a decade later wrote Roberta Flack's No. 1 hit "Feel Like Makin' Love," has died. He was 76.
| May 14, 2012
| 4:13 AM
New 'super' PAC hopes to woo younger voters, tapping into unease about jobs, student loan debt
WASHINGTON (AP)— President Barack Obama counted on the support of younger voters four years ago. Now, a new Republican-leaning "super" political...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:35 AM
John Waters — This Filthy World
7:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Garde Arts Center, 325 State St., New London. (860) 444-7373, gardearts.org
A discussion with John Waters is that rarest of celebrity things: an actual discussion.
He's happy to reel...
| Aug 8, 2012
When Marvin Hamlisch auditioned for the Juilliard School of Music, he played not Chopin or Mozart but the American folk standard "Goodnight, Irene," a choice that could have had lamentable results for any other prospective student.
But Hamlisch quickly...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 2:27 AM
Artistic director Michael Feinstein and interim CEO/President Frank Basile unveiled the 2012-13 season at the Center for the Performing Arts – home of The Palladium, The Tarkington and The Studio. “The 2012-13 Season presented by St.Vincent...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:30 AM
| Nov 21, 2012
| 10:33 AM
Love 'em or hate 'em, there's no avoiding the holidays, and that's true on local stages as well as the shopping malls. But even the Scroogiest of souls could find something to celebrate in the gifts of theater, dance, and music offered up this season by...