A Chilling Depiction of ‘Taming of the Shrew’

I have always found “The Taming of the Shrew” to be one of the most terrifying of Shakespeare’s works. It has no ghosts, no witches, no murders and no convoluted incestuous love affairs. Yet there are...

Heard it Through the GrapeVINE

Since its creation, music has inspired and influenced. Musicians hold benefit concerts where proceeds are donated to help various causes. Songwriters and organizations write songs to raise awareness of events...

‘Taming of the Shrew’ to Bend Gender Roles

You don’t need to travel to the Globe Theatre for this Shakespearean act. Beginning on Thursday, April 20 and running through April 25, a Fairfield University production of “The Taming of the Shrew” will...

Cara’s Cuisine: Chocolate Lovers’ Edition

For those who celebrate Easter, this past weekend very likely presented you with more candy than you’ve seen since Halloween. Now the question is, what are you going to do with it? You could just eat it. I...

Benefit Concert to Reunite Families

“A million miles and we're riding high, To fight the dragons from an era long gone by. A lifetime never lasted so long — thundering horses bolt away to worlds beyond.” Prophets, Dukes and Nomads by Blue...

Cara’s Cuisine: An Easter Treat

This is a fun and easy recipe perfect for any time of the year, but when marshmallows can be replaced with Peeps around Easter, it makes for a very colorful dessert. Any color or flavor of Peeps can be used,...

Stories Surrounding Homes for the Brave

Post-traumatic stress disorder, sexual abuse, sexual harassment, physical abuse, drugs, depression, self-disgust, alcoholism. These are ordeals that our veterans and our military trainees face each and every...

Performing for Change Addresses Mental Health

Inspired by a controversial meme that became popular over winter break, Performing for Change will be presenting a showcase titled “Triggered” on Friday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Wien Experimental...

A Tale as Old as Time

The story of “Beauty and the Beast” is known for truly being a “tale as old as time.” The animated version made in 1991 remains one of the most popular Disney films, legendary for featuring both the...