Hope Looney turns cakes into high art. CPTV’s Spotlight on the Arts visits Hope’s JCakes in North Branford, where she and her talented team of bakers and cake artists design delicious and unique cakes for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and every occasion you can image.
Spotlight on the Arts
In his fifth season with the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra, conductor and music director Toshiyuki Shimada isn’t afraid to take big risks with classical music.
In the course of a school year, the Looking In Theatre will perform for thousands of Connecticut students…presenting original dramatic scenes about bullying, teen suicide, stereotypes and prejudice, drug and alcohol use and abuse—and other challenging issues as they affect adolescents.
Puzzling or provocative, paintings at the Yale University Art Gallery leap from the walls and inspire its patrons. The gallery teaches patrons and students alike how to appreciate each work – spending up to a half hour on just one painting. Ed Wierzbicki explains how the nation’s very first art museum is always free, thereby […]
Not only has Lorena Garay composed, recorded and produced two 15-track instrumental albums, but her accomplishments have earned her the Tuition Scholarship & Teaching Fellowship from The Hartt School. Catch up with her most recent endeavors on this Spotlight on the Arts segment where Ed Wierzbicki sits down with this amazing classical Spanish guitarist.