Granite Theatre casting for two plays

Renaissance City Theatre Inc., the producing entity at the Granite Theatre of Westerly, will hold open auditions for the first two shows of its 15th season.

The never-PC John Hodgman plays The Bushnell

Yes, we'd all like to kill the philosopher who came up with the tiresome tree/forest/does-anyone-hear-it-fall? conundrum, right?

Hannibal Buress brings his stand-up to Foxwoods

Buress is a very funny comedian whose one-hour special “Live in Chicago” premiered earlier this year on Comedy Central, following up on his 2012 special “Animal Furnace.”

Conn College students perform "Information for Foreigners"

It’s being staged at 33 Gallows Lane this weekend, and audience members wander from room to room. What they’ll find in this play, which was written at the start of Argentina’s “Dirty Wars,” is a collection of dramatic scenes featuring 60 characters played by 18 students.




Consider a not-so-Black Friday

Now that the big boxes and national brands have admitted what many of us surmised — that the best bargains aren’t really offered on the Friday after Thanksgiving —we can breathe a collective sigh of relief and actually have some...

Chickadees lead winter's parade to feeders

When the leaves have all fallen and the days get really cold, it is time for the black-capped chickadees to take charge.