by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 23, 2014 12:02 pm | Comments (1)
An epic parking-space battle raged in front of City Hall, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance.
by Chris Arnott | Jul 22, 2014 4:43 pm
The Bikinis summer show at the Long Wharf is a good-natured nostalgia trip to the beach and beyond.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 22, 2014 4:13 pm | Comments (3)
Yong Tru is “popping like bacon”: He has “more rings than a phone call”—and a freshly recorded verse bringing him one step closer to his dream of being a professional musician.
by David Sepulveda | Jul 22, 2014 1:00 pm | Comments (1)
Children frolicked, musicians strummed, and pie plates were emptied at the inaugural concert in a Westville summer series Monday night.
by Lucy Gellman | Jul 22, 2014 10:48 am
Amidst an endless din of conversation and the clink of dinnerware that greet Bentara on a Monday night, New Haven native Nicholas Dawidoff reached towards Natalie Elicker with a pen. He nodded as she put forth simple request: Could he sign a book for the Institute Library?
by Lucy Gellman | Jul 21, 2014 1:44 pm
Blue and yellow stage light raked over Joe Cabral’s face as he stepped up to the microphone, his saxophone hanging from his neck like a great, symbolic pendant.
“Every time we take a drink, y’all take a drink!” he announced, lifting a shot of tequila into the air to raucous applause and cheers from a sweaty audience, gathered at the base of the stage like devotees to a prophet.
by Lucy Gellman | Jul 21, 2014 12:04 pm | Comments (2)
Matthew Feiner brought his Brompton Bike to New Haven’s Union Station. It wasn’t to take the 5:02 train to Grand Central. Or the 5:10 to Old Saybrook. Or the even the 5:33 to Boston.
No. He had a fair to get to.
by Julia Zorthian | Jul 21, 2014 12:03 pm | Comments (4)
As the five members of The Temptations Review with Dennis Edwards performed the 1965 hit “Don’t Look Back,” they seemed to be contradicting themselves. The concert attendees packing the New Haven Green proved that the past is not always, as the song says, behind you.
by Chris Arnott | Jul 18, 2014 4:25 pm
Art, literature, movies and especially music brighten up an already sunny July. Behold some fine outdoor bluegrass.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 18, 2014 4:18 pm | Comments (1)
The city’s annual arts extravaganza will hire local tour guides and expand to a second wing of the Goffe Street Armory, thanks to a $50,000 boost from the federal government.