| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Most states are lucky to have one theater that's won the Tony Award for Best Regional Theater. Connecticut has five, and two of them are in New Haven.
The Yale Repertory Theatre [1120 Chapel St., New Haven; (203) 432-1234, yalerep.org], right downtown on...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Let the casting debates begin!
Paul Giamatti will star as Hamlet next spring at the Yale Repertory Theatre, part of a lively Rep season that includes new works by Sarah Ruhl (with the Clean House playwright devising "a play in letters" from the...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 10:28 AM
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KTLA) -- A three-year-old girl who received an outpouring of support from around the world has successfully undergone open-heart surgery.
Kaylena Miller, also known as the "lucky ladybug girl" had her surgery at Children's Hospital...
| Jul 8, 2012
Heading to Orlando's rock 'n' roll eatery can easily throw a hungry visitor to Universal's CityWalk into theme-cuisine overload.
Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, Bob Marley — A Tribute to Freedom, The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., NASCAR Sports Grill and...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
“I just saw a bunch of copies of RedEye; I’m in Chicago right now!” Fred Armisen said during a recent conference call in which he and his “Portlandia” co-creator/star, Carrie Brownstein, phoning from Portland, were...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:31 AM
Before we get going, here's a semi-spoiler alert: William Close and his earth harp did not win "America's Got Talent." I held off trying to predict winners the whole time I've been doing this and last night, I got a little confident, told everybody...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:55 PM
It's Friday night, and Jeff Quay is spending his evening doing what he has done on most Friday nights since Bill Clinton was in the White House.
Shortly after 7:30 p.m., Quay slathers his face with fluorescent paint, puts on a black, neon-splashed...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:35 PM
SMITHFIELD — Ja Quan Sprately remembers looking up in the stands at Smithfield High home football games in 2011, happy that any students showed up.
"When we were 1-9, everybody was all, 'The football team, forget them,'" Spratley said.
A week ago,...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Eye Opener sits down with Blue Man Patrick Newton to talk about Blue Man Group, and how it has become one of the most unique and sought after shows on stage
| Feb 15, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Everyone’s out to find their 15 minutes of fame. For one student inspiration came from a set of standard PVC pipes.
His renditions of pop songs like Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” on an organ-like, homemade instrument have gained over...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Among the new updates to the long-running Blue Man Group, the show-in-residence at Universal Orlando, the finale now will feature a spectacular balloon drop of sorts, except the balloons are actually massive, internally-lighted, helium-tainted balls...