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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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Bethel exhibit features photographer’s images of Candlewood Lake

“Lake Ablaze (2008)” from “Candlewood Kiss” series by photographer Elisabeth J. Levy. A seasonal sparkler that inspires year-round reflections is the subject to which Elisabeth Levy recently turned
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From images to sculptures, local artists look at the process of ‘refabrication’

Pictured, Jay Kaplan’s photograph of Sabine Pass, Texas, is among the works that will be on display at the Washington Art Association in Washington Depot, along with the works of two other artists.
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Stamford’s Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery once again says ‘thanks’ this weekend

Leading up to this weekend’s opening of “Thank You, CT” at Stamford’s Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery, a group of artists have been doing some double duty to make the show a go. Five gallery artists,
Big Nazo will be featured during CityCenter Danbury's " Thumbs up Thursday" family fun night as part of the city's downtown summer concert series. A rock and roll band, plus so much more, will perform on Aug. 13, 2015, at the ciity green at Ives Street.

Big Nazo to bring music, puppets and inter-galactic fun to Danbury in August

They are billed as having a worldwide following, but perhaps it should be “worlds” wide. Described in a recent release as “galatic masked-mutant musicians,” Big Nazo will appear in Danbury on

Classic literature inspires Westport Country Playhouse’s Family Festivities series

Pictured, “The Berenstain Bears Live – Family Matters: The Musical,” will open the Westport Country Playhouse’s Family Festivities series on Nov. 15, 2015. Five other family friendly shows will round