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Christina Hennessy

Hilton Valentine of the Animals attends the 2010 Rock Con: The National Rock & Roll Fan Fest at the Sheraton Meadowlands Hotel & Conference Center on July 31, 2010 in East Rutherford, N.J. Valentine will be in Danbury, Conn., on Aug. 15, 2015, for the "Fab 4 Festival."

Hilton Valentine of The Animals will help celebrate ‘Fab 4 Music Festival’ in Danbury

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Hilton Valentine, the lead guitarist of The Animals, will add some star power as a special guest of honor for the Fab 4 Music Festival set for Aug. 15 in Danbury. The festival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Shea Stadium concert on Aug. 15, 1965, as well as many other things “Beatle” […] [Read More]
Guests tried cornmeal pupusa with pulled pork, tomato sauce, creme fraiche, cole slaw and cracklins at day two of 2014's Greenwich Wine + Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Conn.

Greenwich Wine and Food Festival whets foodies’ appetites with ‘innovative’ announcement

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Pictured, Guests tried cornmeal pupusa with pulled pork, tomato sauce, creme fraiche, cole slaw and cracklins at day two of 2014’s Greenwich Wine + Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Conn. The Greenwich Wine and Food Festival may be several months away, but that doesn’t mean it is too early to announce […] [Read More]
Curtain Call, the Stamford-based nonprofit theater company, will present "The Merry Wives of Windsor," by William Shakespeare for its 12th annual Shakespeare on the Green event. Performances run throughout July 2015. Here, actors perform in last year's production, "Twelfth Night." Staff file photo/Bob Luckey

Stamford’s Curtain Call makes it a summer of “Merry Wives”

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Shakespeare is once again coming to Stamford for the summer. Curtain Call, the city’s long-running nonprofit theater company, will present “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” this month, from July 9 to 12, 15 to 18. This is the 12th year that Curtain Call has raised its own version of the Globe Theatre Stage onto the […] [Read More]
Pete Francis Heimbold of Greenwich, Chad Urmston, Brad Corrigan of the band Dispatch perform during Lexus Pop-Up Concert Series Powered by Pandora on June 30, 2015 in Westbury City, N.Y.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Pandora Media)

Dispatch, SoulCycle team up to reduce hunger and burn calories in Greenwich

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Get those muscles spinning for hunger this week during a special charity event in Greenwich that will team a popular band with a popular exercise movement. Dispatch, a popular indie rock band, will be working with the Greenwich location of SoulCycle to raise funds for several organizations that are working to get more food and […] [Read More]
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Candace Bushnell brings along ‘Monica’ for her Wilton stop

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With her first book, “Sex and the City,” which was the basis for the HBO hit series and, later, movies, author Candace Bushnell created the kind of characters that readers and television viewers, tried to channel, whether in attitude, style or looks. In her new book, “Killing Monica,” the lead character Pandy “PJ” Wallis, is […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s ARTWALK brings art and more to downtown this weekend

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In about an hour, Stamford will be awash with art and other creative opportunities when 2015 ARTWALK kicks off in downtown Stamford. It will continue through the evening and pick up on Saturday afternoon. Look for art shows, sketch classes, dance lessons, live music, receptions, children’s events and more. The full schedule can be found […] [Read More]
Fairfield Theatre Company will be the scene of a Happy Hour Summer Jam on June 26, 2015.

Motorcars, music and more at ‘Happy Hour Summer Jam’ in Fairfield

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The Fairfield Theatre Company will be making way for some eye-catching cars Friday night, thanks to BMW of Bridgeport. The dealership plans to bring several of its high-performance sports models and others to the “Happy Hour Summer Jam,” a free outdoor event set for  5 to 8 p.m. Providing a musical backdrop will be Otis […] [Read More]
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Fairfield University cancels outdoor June 27 concert

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With forecasts suggesting Saturday night might be a bit soggy, Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts’ has cancelled its Live on the Lawn concert, which was planned for that night. A press release sent out this morning stated: We are disappointed, but hope that you continue to look to Fairfield University and […] [Read More]