29 March 2016

"Shanghai Express" (1932) @CCSU

Friday, 8 April 2016

Torp Theatre, Davidson Hall
2:30 PM

Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the CCSU Alumni Association

27 March 2016

"Sinatra Night" at The Ritz Crystal Room, Torrington, CT

Ritz Crystal Room at Remember When
111 Main Street
Torrington, CT

Saturday June 18th , 2016     7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
An evening of dinner and dancing that celebrates Ol' Blue Eyes with Sinatra expert Gil Gigliotti.  Gil has published 3 Sinatra-related books, has taught several classes on Sinatra at Central Connecticut State University, has lectured frequently about Frank, and has hosted a weekly Sinatra radio show, "Frank, Gil,  and Friends " on WFCS 107.7 FM New Britain since December, 1993.

$39.99 Per Person plus tax & gratutity
Includes 3 Course Dinner and show
Limited seating - Reserve your seats!!


served with our house Parmesan garlic bread House organic garden greens topped with our Edamame

Entrees:  Choose one
Glazed Asian Salmon:  Garlic, Sesame seeds with our house glaze and topped with grilled pineappple

Lobster Ravioli:  with a sherry lobster cream sauce, basil aioli and fresh grated parmesan cheese served with vegetables

Rigatoni Bolognese:  Ground Veal and pork give this sauce its magic! A house favorite with fresh grated Parmesan

French Onion Chicken:  Boneless breasts topped with caramelized onion, melted cheddar and drizzled with apple cider reduction.

Jumbo Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms:  Tomato , goat cheese, basil aioli and topped with fresh grated Parmesan (vegetarian)

Grilled 12oz Choice Rib eye steak:  (add $10.00 pp)  with carmamelized onion, drizzled with balsamic reduction, served with horseradish sauce

Desserts:  Choose one
Cannoli :  Chocolate covered shells filled with fresh filling

Chocolate Tart:  Sinfully rich chocoate topped with fresh whipped cream and raspberry reduction
(gluten Free)

 Mini Cream Puffs:  topped with hot fudge and fresh whipped cream

Grilled Apple Strudel:  a touch of caramel sauce and topped with fresh whipped cream

08 March 2016

This Friday, 3/11, TWO SMART PEOPLE

starring Lucille Ball, John Hodiak, and Lloyd Nolan


(MGM, 1946)

Torp Theatre, Davidson Hall, CCSU, 2 PM

Free and open to the public.

Major clearance sale on my A STORIED SINGER (2002)!


The Central Connecticut State University Bookstore is having a MAJOR clearance sale on my 2002 A Storied Singer: Frank Sinatra as Literary Conceit for $34.95 (including shipping in the continental US) -- only a third of what it's priced at on Amazon.com.

I know you Sinatra completists out there have been waiting for this!


Just contact the store manager, Eileen Leib, at ven_leib@mail.ccsu.edu