Dancing with Miss Connecticut

Miss Connecticut Bridget Oei danced her way to the state title demonstrating her agility with Irish Step Dancing. And now she will be teaching others some fleet-footed steps in Irish Step, ballet, contemporary, and jazz over the coming weeks. And…

Camila Cabello: A star is born at the Mohegan Sun Arena

Pop singer Camilla Cabello gave every indication at her July 31 show at the Mohegan Sun Arena that she is poised on the edge of being a star. The former member of Fifth Harmony headlined her first ever arena event, packing the house in Uncasville. The Connecticut gig was a side trip from her current stint as opener for megastar Taylor Swift. The audience of primarily girls in their mid-teens cheered and screamed as Cabello performed hits like “Never Be the Same” and the encore “Havana.” The singer proved to be a well-rounded performer with an impressive voice and just as impressive dance moves.

PHOTOS by MIKE CHAIKEN

 

 

 

Art listings for the Aug. 3 edition

NOW thru AUG. 8 SOUTHINGTON CHRISTIAN CROWLEY EXHIBIT. At SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. Southington’s Christian Crowley is showcasing his unique and abstract work. Check out his large, unconventional creations.   NOW thru AUG. 31 SOUTHINGTON BUD GAUDIO EXHIBIT.…