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FLA Gallery and BLT launch studio space in Stamford’s South End

For the next several months, a peek inside a street-level commercial space in Stamford’s South End will reveal an artist hard at work on large-scale figurative paintings. The space, located at 100

All that glitters: ‘Cinderella’ to open Connecticut Ballet’s season

Above: Principal dancer Oksana Maslova of Connecticut Ballet, left, performs a preview of the upcoming ballet, “Cinderella,”on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. The ballet will be performed in Stamford

Rampage Rager back in Bridgeport with Wu affiliates, area emcees

Rampage Rager — Bridgeport’s free, all-ages concert blowout — returns to Rampage Skatepark with performances by the the Full Blast Movement, Fifth Nation, Wu Tang affiliates and more on Friday,

Make yourself at ‘Home’ at Westport Arts Center

The Westport Arts Center launches its fall exhibition, “Home Sweet Home,” with an opening reception on Friday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. Juried by Jennifer Gross, chief curator and deputy director of
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

This weekend, it’s probably best to just break it down. I say that because the offerings are plentiful, the entertainment is diverse and activities stretch from Westchester to West Springfield, Mass.,

A flurry of openings put spotlight on Connecticut artists

Michael Manning’s “All the Pretty Horses,” will kick off a weekend of art show openings and special events across the area, that point out the diversity of creativity. Manning, a Greenwich artist,

Avon Theatre spotlights film about ‘New Yawk’ accents

The Geico Gecko has employed it to sell insurance. Actors Marisa Tomei used it to comedic effect. And Madonna used it to voice a holiday classic. It is a linguistic phenomenon that has seeped past the

Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

With the promise of beautiful late-summer weather before us, make the most of this weekend by checking out some of the many outdoor events set to take place throughout Fairfield County and beyond.

Stamford gallery exhibits work of Colombia’s John J. Bedoya

The Fernando Luis Alavarez Gallery will feature the work of John J. Bedoya — a contemporary Colombian artist who explores humanity’s impact on the natural world — with an exhibition opening on

Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

The Labor Day weekend is all about leisure, and, fortunately, there are plenty of opportunities in the area to do just that. There will be a melding of good food and great sounds in Westport when the