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Fiber artist Ellen Schiffman shows at Westport Library

‘Color, No Color’ The Westport Library celebrates the work of fiber artist Ellen Schiffman with an exhibition using colors, as well as white only, in “Color, No Color!” at the library’s first-floor
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‘Tis the weekend for ‘Nutcrackers’ throughout region

Several ballet companies throughout the state will be on their toes this weekend, presenting their versions of the beloved holiday classic, “The Nutcracker,” with a score by Tchaikovsky. For those who
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Fairfielder photographs quiet moments in sports

“Foursome, 2012” at Sharp Park Golf Course, Pacifica, Calif. “Carmel Beach, 2007.” “San Francisco Surfers,” 2012. “Ladders, 1990,” Spectators at the 1990 Open Championship in St. Andrews, Scotland.
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Mansion bedecked with Victorian holiday finery

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum kicks off the holiday season the day after Thanksgiving with its traditional display of trees and decorations and a new exhibit, “Holiday Grandeur: The Mansion’s
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‘Colorful Journey’ opens Nov. 15 at Stamford’s Town House Gallery

Brighten your weekend with “A Colorful Journey,” a solo exhibit of paintings and drawings by N. Robert Cestone, which opens Sunday, Nov. 15, at the Stamford Town House Gallery with a reception from 4
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THE AUDIENCE by Peter Morgan,        , Writer _ Peter Morgan, Director - Stephan Daldry, Designer - Bob Crowley, Gielgud Theatre, 2013, Credit: Johan Persson/

A ticket to London stage is as close as Quick Center box office

For “a front-row seat to the London stage,” you need only go as far as Fairfield University’s Quick Center for the Arts. Helen Mirren reprises her Olivier Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth
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News exhibit remembers the Herald; Post legends on panel Sept. 17

Harry Neigher sketching Eddie Cantor READ ALL ABOUT IT! The heyday of local newspapers in the area will be celebrated with “Picturing the News: The Distinctive Vision of Harry Neigher and Frank
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Five years in the making: Wadsworth plans grand reopening

ABOVE IS Artemisia Gentileschi’s “Self-Portrait as a Lute Player,” 1616-18, oil on canvas, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Charles H. Schwartz Endowment Fund. Hartford’s Wadsworth Atheneum, the
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Tim Currie’s Motown Band will perform in an outdoor concert on the terrace of the Aldrich Contempoary Museum of Art in Ridgefield, Conn., on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, as part of its First Friday event.

Ridgefield’s Aldrich museum plans Labor Day weekend bash with music, art and goodies

Kick back on Labor Day weekend with some cocktails, music and art when the Aldrich Contemporary Museum of Art in Ridgefield hosts a “supersized” First Friday event, which also will feature a chance to

Stratford brewery looking for artwork depicting CT life

Two Roads Brewing Co. is bringing back its “ConnArtists” art contest. In an announcement this morning, the company wrote in an email: “We’re reaching out to drinking-age artists from Connecticut,
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