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Joe Meyers


Near death experience discussed at Fairfield bookstore

C.J. Golden of Newtown will be at the Fairfield University Bookstore in Fairfield Center on Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. to talk about her new book, “Beyond: Sharing a Message of Hope, Peace and Kindness.” Golden tells the story of Tracy LaCroix, a Virginia man whose heart stopped beating for an hour and a […] [Read More]

Thriller writer Pavone set for Greenwich Library

Bestselling thriller writer Chris Pavone will be talking about his new book “The Accident” at the Greenwich Library on Tuesday, April 8 at 7 p.m. The follow-up to “The Ex-Pats” has already received raves from People, The New York Times and Entertainment Weekly. Pavone will be joined at the Greenwich event by another popular crime […] [Read More]

Bridgeport-shot ‘The Word’ gets Park City premiere

An independent film shot in Bridgeport in 2012 — “The Word” — is having its local premiere at the Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport tonight through Sunday. Last year the movie was on the festival circuit and could not be shown in the city where it was shot until now. “We wanted to have a premiere […] [Read More]

A dinner theater version of ‘White Christmas’ in Stratford

Above: Sabrina Toole and Emily Lessard play the sisters Betty and Judy Haynes in “White Christmas.” Shelton director Nancy Lessard’s first foray into dinner theater at Vazzano’s Four Seasons in Stratford was a hit last summer, and she is back with a new production of the holiday classic “White Christmas” that will be presented Saturday, […] [Read More]

Lisa Lampanelli special guest at Stratford musical revue

After a season of shows at the Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport, the Park City Players are getting into the dinner theater business with two benefit performances at Vazzano’s Four Seasons in Stratford on Friday, June 7. Comedian Lisa Lampanelli will be a special guest. The twist here is that the dinner shows won’t be those […] [Read More]

Broadway performers plan Sandy Hook benefit

Trumbull native and Broadway producer Van Dean (right) and Connecticut native Brett Boles announced today that they have collaborated on a benefit “From Broadway with Love” that will present many notable theater artists in performance on Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. at the Palace Theater in Waterbury. The show will benefit United Way of Western Connecticut’s […] [Read More]

Bridgeport’s Troy Eison awaits word on Emmy win

The truth of that old maxim about open one door opening when another closes has been demonstrated by Bridgeport’s Troy Eison (above, center) who started college with one dream and ended it with another. Four years ago, Eison thought his life at college would be all about football, but he made a left turn into […] [Read More]