Hartford Public Library and Hartbeat Ensemble to Pay Tribute to Hartford Circus Fire Casualties

On Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Hartford Public Library and the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford, in collaboration with the City of Hartford Fire Department, will present a theatrical performance based on the memories of survivors of the Hartford Circus Fire, a tragedy which occurred 70 years ago this summer during a Ringling Brothers …

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Artwork of Award-Winning Sculptor Elbert Weinberg Finds New Home at Hartford Public Library

via The Hartford Public Library Hartford Public Library’s Hartford History Center is the recent recipient of a treasure trove of documents, sketches, and sculptures created by the late artist and Hartford native Elbert Weinberg. Included in this extraordinary gift from the Elbert Weinberg Trust are four remarkable sculptures, one a prominent …

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Staged Reading of Musical,’Purpose Cafe’ to Debut at Charter Oak Cultural Center

Hartford is a small city that packs a wallop when it comes to its arts and culture community. It’s a city that’s home to a slew of emerging artistic types and Tianna Glass and Charmagne Tripp are among them; as they’ll be debuting a staged reading of their musical Purpose …

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