Monthly Archive for November, 2012

: November, 2012

Out and about: Things to do and places to be this weekend

This first weekend of December (and beyond) offers the sights and sounds of the season, from sky-high sensations to spectacular sounds. Some baseball luminaries, and some holiday mainstays, will

Zen-like comic Steven Wright to perform at Ridgefield Playhouse

Pictured: Comedian Steven Wright performs at Ridgefield Playhouse this weekend. Zen-like comedian Steven Wright (above) brings his trademark wit to the Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, Nov. 30 at 8

Stamford Center for the Arts executive director to resign

Pictured: Stamford Center for the Arts executive Director Elissa Getto (right) presented the SCA Arts Legacy Award to jazz legend Dave Brubeck (center) at the Palace Theater in Stamford in 2010. Getto

Santa Claus is coming to town

Pictured: Victoria Zesch, 5, with Santa at McArdle’s Florist and Garden Center. (Photo/Lindsay Niegelberg) You better watch out, you better not cry — Santa Claus is coming to Southwestern

Stratford’s Tony Dovolani wins ‘Dancing with the Stars’

A Stratford dancer has leaped to victory in America’s hottest TV dance competition. Tony Dovolani and his partner, Melissa Rycroft (right), took home the mirror ball trophy on the All-Star season of

Lady Gaga’s brings Born This Way Ball to Mohegan Sun

Pictured: Lady Gaga brings her Born This Way Ball tour to Mohegan Sun on March 3. Lady Gaga has been around the world on her Born This Way Ball tour, and now, the meat dress-wearing diva is coming to

Bridgeport’s Tomorrow Tomorrow debuts songs

Tomorrow Tomorrow, the newly-formed Bridgeport-based collaborative project fronted by Meredith Dimenna (Saint Bernadette), has released a pair of tracks from its upcoming debut album, “Gentlemen Go.”

Thom Filicia talks redecoration and revelations in Stamford

Is one of your 2013 resolutions to redecorate your home? You can get a head start later this week when interior designer Thom Filicia is expected to visit Stamford for the signing of his new book,

Out and about: Things to do and places to be this weekend

Pictured: You better not pout, you better not cry cause Santa is coming to Greenwich this weekend — and his reindeer, too! (Photo/David Ames) You probably spent your Thanksgiving indoors, over a

Norwalk’s Chris Webby drops new “Bars On Me” mixtape, videos

Pictured: Connecticut rapper Chris Webby recently dropped a new mixtape and several music videos. It’s been another busy couple of months for rising Connecticut emcee Chris Webby. In September, the