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Danbury's Glover Teixeira Hopes to Bring UFC Championship Belt to Connecticut This Saturday

Danbury's Glover Teixeira Hopes to Bring UFC Championship Belt to Connecticut This Saturday

On Saturday Glover Teixeira will face Jon Jones for the light heavyweight championship belt at UFC 172. The Danbury fighter likes his chances and hopes to bring the belt back to Connecticut.

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On Heels of UConn's NCAA Titles, Student-Athletes Unionizing Has Traction

On Heels of UConn's NCAA Titles, Student-Athletes Unionizing Has Traction

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The Connecticut Table

An insider's view of the Connecticut dining scene
Spring Lamb Focus of Saugatuck Craft Butchery Dinner Party, Westport

Spring Lamb Focus of Saugatuck Craft Butchery Dinner Party, Westport

Each month Saugatuck Craft Butchery hosts an eight course dinner party paired with wine for twenty guests that highlights a different protein and Craft's pasture to table ethos.

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‘Under the Tuscan Sun’ Author Brings Her Italian Wines to Connecticut

‘Under the Tuscan Sun’ Author Brings Her Italian Wines to Connecticut

'Under the Tuscan Sun' author Frances Mayes will be presenting her line of Italian wines in Connecticut in May.

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Connecticut Politics

by Jennifer Swift
Hillary Clinton takes the stage at UConn forum

Hillary Clinton takes the stage at UConn forum

In her opening remarks, tailor-made for a college crowd, former Secretary of State, Senator, first lady and possible Democratic candidate for president Hillary Clinton urged University of Connecticut students to participate in their democracy — and spoke of the need of the country to...

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Politico: Dodd Campaign Could Have Unknowingly Received Illegal Campaign Contributions

Politico: Dodd Campaign Could Have Unknowingly Received Illegal Campaign Contributions

Former Sen. Chris Dodd’s campaign may have been a recipient of illegal campaign contributions from a man who pleaded guilty Thursday to making $180,000 in illegal contributions and witness tampering, Politico reports.

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Arts & Entertainment

Litchfield Native Takes Home Second Place Prize on Syfy’s ‘Face Off’

Litchfield Native Takes Home Second Place Prize on Syfy’s ‘Face Off’

Litchfield's Tyler Green runner up in the finale of Syfy's "Face Off" broadcast on Tuesday.

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Authors' Luncheon Unites Esteemed Writers on Issue of Domestic Violence

Authors' Luncheon Unites Esteemed Writers on Issue of Domestic Violence

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Style & Shopping

 ESPN's Sage Steele Wears a Connecticut Design on 'NBA Countdown' Again

ESPN's Sage Steele Wears a Connecticut Design on 'NBA Countdown' Again

The dress Sage Steele wore on “NBA Countdown” April 19 marked the third time she has worn a Jean Anne Boccaccio design on the air.

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Own a Piece of Connecticut Landmark Where Bogart, Bacall, Liz Taylor Stayed

Own a Piece of Connecticut Landmark Where Bogart, Bacall, Liz Taylor Stayed

The entire collection of antiques from the Silvermine Tavern in Norwalk will be sold at an estate sale on April 25-27.

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Health & Wellness

Walk with the Animals at the Beardsley Zoo in Support of Make-A-Wish

Walk with the Animals at the Beardsley Zoo in Support of Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish Connecticut's annual fundraiser Walk for Wishes raises money to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions.

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Old Saybrook Dad Writes Book on His Son's Triumph Over Autism

Old Saybrook Dad Writes Book on His Son's Triumph Over Autism

“I want people to read it, see that there’s hope. Nobody could tell us what things would look like in five or 10 years, we didn’t know anyone like this. I want people to know that they’re not alone, and that there is hope,” Steven Yates said.

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History

AMC's 'Turn' Features Connecticut Spies of the American Revolution

AMC's 'Turn' Features Connecticut Spies of the American Revolution

They always say the truth is more compelling than fiction. In the case of AMC's "Turn," a healthy dose of both is making for some great TV. Set during the American Revolution, "Turn," chronicles the true story of the Culper Spy Ring, which operated in and around New...

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Aaron Burr's Treason Trial Explored in Litchfield, Town With Strong Ties to Burr

Aaron Burr's Treason Trial Explored in Litchfield, Town With Strong Ties to Burr

It was Aaron Burr’s treason trial that drew listeners to the Litchfield Historical Society recently to listen to Prof. R. Kent Newmyer, a professor of law and history at the University of Connecticut School of Law, who discussed his book, “The Treason Trial of Aaron Burr: Law, Politics, and the Character Wars of a New Nation.”

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Education

Gospel Music Gets Listeners Out of Their Seats at The Hotchkiss School

Gospel Music Gets Listeners Out of Their Seats at The Hotchkiss School

Student choirs from around Litchfield County will participate in Gospelfest at The Hotchkiss School this Sunday, April 27.

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Chocolate World Expo Offers Delicious Education at Science Center

Chocolate World Expo Offers Delicious Education at Science Center

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Video Games Live™

Event Date/Time

Apr 13, 2013
7:30 pm until 10:00 pm

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Video Games Live™

 

Video Games Live™ is an award winning immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time.

Created, produced and hosted by world renowned game industry veteran and superstar Tommy Tallarico, the Connecticut Youth Symphony, Daniel D'Addio, director, and the Hartt Community Choir, Noah Blocker-Glynn, conductor, perform along with exclusive synchronized video footage, live action and unique interactive segments to create an explosive one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.

Pre-show lobby activities will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and will include costume contest, Guitar Hero competition and prize giveaways!

Are you the ultimate gamer and want special backstage access to some of the greatest video game names of our time? How about a tour of what goes on behind the scenes by VGL Creator/Executive Producer and video game legend Tommy Tallarico?  Are you interested in the VERY BEST seats in the house and a VIP package of exclusive goodies?  Then here's your chance!  With the purchase of a $175 ticket, the Video Games Live Ultimate VIP Backstage Experience includes the following...

  • One VIP ticket considered the "best seats in the house" to view the show
  • Pre-show backstage tour by VGL creator and game music legend Tommy Tallarico
  • Special Exclusive VIP area pre-show party access
  • Special meeting with video game designers/composers/producers from around the world
  • Special FRONT OF LINE access to the Video Games Live post-show meet & greet
  • Video Games Live backstage laminated tour pass
  • Free download card for the special extended Video Games Live: Level 2 album
  • Video Games Live poster

Cost Tickets starting at $17.50
Location

The Bushnell Center for Perf Arts
166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT
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Additional Information
SponsorMicrosoft
Phone860-987-5900
Contact nameThe Bushnell
Contact emailinfo@bushnell.org
Websitehttp://bushnell.org/index.cgi/56346
Alternate Phone:: 8609876000

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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