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Linda Tuccio-Koonz

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Photographs by Brookfield’s Royal Scott on view in Danbury

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A photography show featuring the pictures of Brookfield artist Royal Scott will open at Richter House in Danbury this weekend. The show opens Saturday, April 25, from 2 to 5 p.m. and continues on Sunday, April 26. Scott’s unique work has been shown in many area exhibits and galleries but this is his debut at Richter House. Parking is available at the […] [Read More]
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Spring celebration this weekend at Shelter Rock Winery and Winemaking Club in Danbury

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Shelter Rock Winery and Winemaking Club will be hosting its second annual spring celebration on Saturday, April 25, at 6 p.m.The evening features a selection of Shelter Rock’s wine and food samplings from A&S Fine Foods, Amore Restaurant and Gallucci’s catering. There will also be an outdoor tent sponsored by Big Buddha Cigar Lounge Winery owner Giovanni […] [Read More]
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Antigone Rising brings girl-power fusion of country, pop, rock and folk to Ridgefield, with PJ Pacifico as guest

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Antigone Rising will perform at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, May 7. This self-described alt-rock band is composed of sisters Kristen Ellis-Henderson (bass guitar, vocals) and Cathy Henderson (lead guitar, vocals), Nini Camps (rhythm guitar, vocals) and Dena Tauriello (drums). The band has toured with groups such as Aerosmith and The Rolling Stones, and its […] [Read More]
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A concert of harp music in Danbury this weekend

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Richter Association for the Arts presents a concert of harp music by Wendy Kerner on Sunday, April 26, at Richter House in Danbury. The concert is at 3 p.m. and the venue is at 100 Aunt Hack Road.  Kerner, principal harpist with The Bridgeport, Norwalk and Ridgefield symphonies in Connecticut, is also a member of […] [Read More]
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Nothing going on this weekend? Be an extra in a new movie

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Want to see what it’s like to be in a movie? You may get to find out this weekend, courtesy of Synthetic Cinema International. The company is filming a large “masquerade ball” scene for its next feature film “Tell-Tale Lies,” on Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, in Pomfret, Conn. SCI needs people to volunteer as background […] [Read More]
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String Orchestra of New York City to perform at WCSU’s new arts center on Saturday, May 2, in Danbury

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  The String Orchestra of New York City will perform on at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, May 2, at the new Visual and Performing Arts Center on the westside campus of Western Connecticut State University in Danbury. The concert — the fourth and final in the Danbury Concert Association’s 2014/2015 series — will be […] [Read More]
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See works by award-winning artists from the Northeast

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The Kent Art Association’s Spring Juried Show opens Sunday, April 19, from 1-5 p.m.  This is a show that attracts award-winning artists from all over the Northeast. A jury of three exceptional artists will select over 100 representational and non-representational works. The judges are Peter Seltzer, a Master Pastelist; Bob Lenz, former co-chair of the Silvermine […] [Read More]
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An open house with Victorian block building in Newtown

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The Newtown Historical Society will host an open house at its headquarters, The Matthew Curtiss House, on Sunday, April 26. During the event, visitors can enjoy a step back in time by building their own creations with Richter’s Anchor Blocks, which in its day would have rivaled Legos. The society recently acquired a set of Richter’s Anchor […] [Read More]
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