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Author: Phyllis Boros

The Connecticut Chamber Choir's 2015 New Year's concert takes place Sunday, Jan. 11, in Trumbull.

CT Chamber Choir looking for a few good voices

Constance Chase, artistic director of the Connecticut Chamber Choir, announces auditions for “dedicated, experienced choral singers with good reading skills for a few select openings.” CCC’s 38th
Categories: General, Local Talent, Music
Roger Grosser from Sutton, VT
1875 Launch Enginer, Builder unknown
Antique Marine Engine Expo
Mystic Seaport
Mystic, CT

Antique Engine Expo comes to Mystic Aug. 15-16

Mystic Seaport will host its annual Antique Marine Engine Exposition Saturday and Sunday, August 15-16. The event is the largest gathering of marine engines in the country, according to museum
Categories: Event, General, Outdoors, Tourism

Dora the Explorer to search for New Haven’s dinosaurs

The popular Nickelodeon cartoon character, Dora the Explorer, always with her backpack, is headed to the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, in New Haven, on Saturday, Aug. 15, for her newest
Categories: General
Salman Rushdie Photograph © Beowulf Sheehan

Salman Rushdie to deliver free Westport Library lecture

It was announced today that author and human rights advocate Salman Rushdie will deliver the Westport Library’s annual Malloy Lecture in the Arts on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 pm in the Staples High
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Daniel and Phil Rosenthal

Father-son Rosenthals reschedule to next week

UPDATE The Rosenthals’ concert at the Barney Library, scheduled for tonight, Aug. 4, has been postponed to next Tuesday, Aug. 11, because storms are predicted for tonight. If rain is predicted for
Categories: Event, General, Music, Outdoors

Hypnotist Spinnato returns to Foxwoods on Aug. 21

Imagine how you would react if the guy-stranger sitting next to you in a crowded theater began smelling like a skunk. And instead of the horrific odor dissipating after a few moments, it becomes more
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Maestro Eric Jacobsen will be on the podium when the Greater Bridgeport Symphony opens its 70th anniversary season on Sept. 19 at the Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport.

Limited tickets: Yo-Yo Ma & The Knights with Eric Jacobsen on Sept. 27 at Caramoor

The Knights with cellist Yo-Yo Ma, under the baton of Greater Bridgeport Symphony Conductor/Music Director Eric Jacobsen, are set to perform Sunday, Sept. 27, at 4 p.m. at Caramoor Center for Music
Categories: Event, General, Music
Coast Guard 225th Birthday Party

Coast Guard to celebrate 225th with New London party

When: 1:30 p.m.,Tuesday Aug. 4 Where: City Pier, New London What & Why: 225th Birthday celebration for the U.S. Coast Guard. Free. Who & What: Navy and Coast Guard officials and personnel,
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Bijou Youth Theatre offers family production July 31

The Bijou Theatre’s Summer Youth Theatre Program will present its “Summer Showcase,” featuring selections from “Once On This Island Jr.” on Friday, July 31, at 7 p.m. The family production will

International Shakespeare students on stage Aug. 1-9 in Stratford

International Ensemble Performs Shakespeare in Stratford Young members of the 2015 Imaginary Forces Ensemble of Shakespeare Academy @ Stratford (SA@S) will perform their adaptations of “Twelfth Night”
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