Coast Guard cadets play "The Addams Family"


The U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s Cadet Music Department presents the stage musical “The Addams Family.” The show isn’t taken from a storyline from the 1960s TV show but rather boasts an original tale based on the Charles Addams cartoons.\n

Young Playwright scripts due March 3

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center is accepting scripts for its 10th Annual Young Playwrights Festival to be held May 8 to 10.

Granite Theatre seeking actors for ‘Razzle Dazzle’

Renaissance City Theatre Inc. will hold auditions for the all-American musical revue “Razzle Dazzle” on Monday and Tuesday, March 9 and 10.

New London native Stomps back onto Garde Arts Center stage

"Stomp" is a 90-minute, no intermission, wordless paean to percussion — and to creativity. Two decades after it debuted in America, “Stomp” still feels fresh and funky.

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Hills worth saving, for Pete’s sake

Friday Night Folk at All Souls, the region’s bastion of folk music to joyfully support social justice and outreach activities, has picked a truly local grassroots cause to honor at its second annual tribute to American folk icon and political...

Suet a perfect February feast

On these frigid February days, suet can be a life saver for hungry birds fighting to maintain their body heat.

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A look at upcoming concerts and shows

Santana - Aug. 19 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 27; $39.50, $59.50

Jeff Ross - June 5 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 27; $30-$50

Jeff Foxworthy - April 24 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 27; $45, $65

Paul Anka - April 24 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $65

Frank Sinatra, Jr. - May 29 and 30 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $55

Louise Goffin - April 10 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $22

J. Cole, Big Sean - Aug. 8 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 27; $26-$80.75

Kid Rock, Foreigner - June 24 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $24