White honored by Russian American Foundation

The Russian American Foundation will honor George White, founder of the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, at a reception that will kick off the 14th annual Russian Heritage Month on Thursday at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

Books for children - May 29

Book recommendations for young readers

NYC Opera announces 1st full season after bankruptcy

The revived New York City Opera announced its first full season following its emergence from bankruptcy.

Publisher’s Weekly bestsellers - May 29

Top 10 bestselling hardcover fiction and non-fiction books

Hill imagines fiery end to world in his new book

Some say the world will end in fire. If his latest book is any indication, Joe Hill agrees.

McCartney mines virtual reality for ‘Pure McCartney’ release

Paul McCartney is bringing fans into his world by way of virtual reality through a six-part series of VR experiences created to support the June 10 release of “Pure McCartney,” his new retrospective album surveying the music of his career after the Beatles disbanded.

CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

Catch up with the catbirds

Although dozens of migrating species are arriving here each day, only a few can actually be enticed to our feeders.

Rick’s List: Fred’s Shanty Parking Edition

If you live in New London's Sixth District, you probably travel down Pequot Avenue with some frequency.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Fifth Harmony — July 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27: $39

Charlie Puth, Nick Fradiani, Nelly, more — June 19 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; $35, $55

George Benson — July 21 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27; $59

A.J. Croce — July 22 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $25-$28

Joe Walsh — July 23 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $45-$75

Blink-182 — Sept. 2 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $18-$68