John Oliver brings the comedy at Foxwoods


British satirist and "Daily Show" veteran appears at the Grand Theater.

"Butt Kapinski": Deanna Fleyser's cracked film-noir comedy

Deanna Fleysher just might be Queen of the Fringe. With her one-woman show “Butt Kapinski,” she won 2014’s best of fest at the Calvary Fringe and best of fest and staff pick at the Edmonton Fringe. The year before, she picked up honors at fringe festivals in Hollywood and Vancouver, too.\n

Goodspeed to produce Toulouse-Lautrec musical by 'Driving Miss Daisy' writer Uhry and songwriter Aznavour

One of those Goodspeed Norma Terris Theatre-bound musicals boasts a book by Alfred Uhry, the “Driving Miss Daisy” writer who was at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam Saturday.

Nathan Lane to receive Monte Cristo Award

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center will present the 15th annual Monte Cristo Award to actor Nathan Lane.

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BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

So much for bedside manner ...

Modesty goes out the window in the hospital

Calling all organic farmers

It continues to be one of the hottest foodie and gardening trends: the quest to know where your food is grown and how.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Tickets are on sale for shows and concerts around the region

Train, The Fray - June 21 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 24; $55, $75

Mötley Crüe - Aug. 16 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 23; $79, $99

New Kids On The Block - June 12 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 31; $59.50, $99.50

Weird Al Yankovic - June 6 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 30; $55

Impractical Jokers - May 2 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 23; $40-$65

Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa - June 26 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 23; $20-$62.75