Richard Gnall

Connecticut Cultural Destinations

Music
Yale School of Music
Concert schedule.
Hartt School of Music
University of Hartford.
Wesleyan Center for the Arts
Upcoming events schedule.
CONCORA Connecticut Choral Artists
Hartford, Farmington, New Britain and other venues in the Hartford area.
Connecticut Lyric Opera
Various venues throughout Connecticut.
Hartford Chorale
Bushnell and other venues.
Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
Hartford Symphony
The Hartford Symphony performs in a variety of venues in central Connecticut.
New Britain Symphony
The New Britain Symphony performs in Welte Hall on the CCSU campus.
Trinity on Main
Landmark Trinity United Methodist Church in downtown New Britain, converted to a center for the Arts, Education and Community.
Talcott Mountain Music Festival
Hartford Symphony performs summer outdoor concerts at the Simsbury Performing Arts Center.
Tanglewood
Boston Symphony Orchestra and other artists perform indoor and outdoor summer concerts in Lenox, Massachusetts.
Museums and Galleries
Yale University Art Gallery
New Haven.
Yale Center for British Art
New Haven.
CCSU University Art Galleries
New Britain.
MCC Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery
Located on the Manchester Community College campus, the Newspace Gallery exhibits art by both students and visiting artists. The truly talented students of MCC put on a fantastic Arts Festival at the end of the fall and spring semesters.
MCC Event Calendar.
MCC on Main
Manchester Community College Arts and Education Center - A Downtown Destination for Art, Education and Enterprise
903 Main Street, Manchester
Saint Joseph College Art Gallery
West Hartford.
Trinity College Austin Arts Center
Hartford.
UCONN William Benton Museum of Art
UCONN State Art Museum in Storrs.
Wesleyan Center for the Arts
Middletown.
Wesleyan Davison Art Center
Middletown.
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Real Art Ways
"Real Art Ways is an alternative multidisciplinary arts organization that presents and supports contemporary artists and their work, facilitates the creation of new work, and creatively engages, builds, and informs audiences and communities." Also shows independent films (see below). Located in Hartford.
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
"America's oldest public art museum." Hartford.
New Britain Museum of American Art
"...first museum of strictly American art in the country." New Britain.
Hill-Stead Museum
Farmington.
Mark Twain House
Hartford.
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Ridgefield.
Katonah Museum of Art
Katonah, NY. Exit 6, Rt. 684.
Lyman Allyn Art Museum
New London, near Connecticut College.
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Paradise City Arts Festival
Northampton, Marlborough, and Philadelphia.
Film
Real Art Ways Cinema
See an independent film and visit the galleries in one evening.
56 Arbor St, Hartford
Bow Tie Cinemas
Cinema City at the Palace - "Presenting the finest independent and foreign film on 5 screens." 330 New Park Ave., Hartford.
Blue Back Square - 42 South Main Street, West Hartford
IMAX at The Maritime Aquarium
The IMAX Theater at The Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk is 80 feet wide and six stories high. The theater shows both typical museum fare and Hollywood blockbusters.
Other
Cornell Club of Greater Hartford