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Life Imitates Art – Writing A Play About Motherhood.

By Julia B. Rosenblatt, Artistic Director, HartBeat Ensemble  (Pictured above) The idea to write a musical about motherhood came to me while I was writing my last play and nursing my second child.  That was the winter that my infant had Swine Flu, my kindergartner had a record number of school snow days and this play about local

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“We’re Number Three!! We’re Number Three!!” Forbes Blogger Dubs Hartford a 2012 Best City for Working Moms

Last week, Michelle and I appeared on NBC CT Today to discuss the fact that Hartford made #3 on the Forbes 2012 Best Cities for Working Moms.  You can watch the video here: Hartford is Best City for Working Moms I work in Hartford, and nothing about the city strikes me as particularly favorable, or

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Holiday Light Fantasia!

Looking for something to do with the kids (even the smallest of them) for the holiday season?  Welcome to Hartford’s Holiday Light Fantasia in Goodwin Park! If I remember correctly the last time it was up was in 2007 and we had taken a spellbound Miles to see the lights.  It’s back and both of

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