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Bijou keeps the ‘Lights Bright’ with Broadway-themed special programs

Broadway composer, author and speaker David Friedman, above, comes to the Bijou for an evening of “Connecticut Sings David Friedman” on Saturday, May 7. A variety of Broadway-themed special programs
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Just in time for Mother’s Day: Westport Garden Club Show May 6

ABOVE, WESTPORT GARDEN CLUB members are shown making “Perkies.” Coined by past plant sale chair Pam Weil, the word refers to perennials that are divided from large existing plants. Members take these
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New setting of Elgar’s ‘Sea Pictures’ brings CCC season to a close on May 1

The Connecticut Chamber Choir and Orchestra, under the baton of Constance Chase, perform May 1 in Trumbull. Sir Edward Elgar, above The Connecticut Chamber Choir and Orchestra’s final concert of the
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Youth Orchestras invite area students to open rehearsal

If you have ever considered joining the Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras, now is the time to seriously explore the possibility. The GBYO, founded in 1961, is sponsoring an Open Rehearsal on
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Discovery Museum, GBS join forces for ‘Night Sky’ event

Above is a vintage photo of the Greater Bridgeport Symphony, conducted by Music Director Emeritus Gustav Meier. The Discovery Museum and the Greater Bridgeport Symphony are joining forces for an
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Time to dig deep for 3/10 Fairfield County Gives Day; more than $1m raised last year

Above is the Fairfield County Children’s Choir, one of many nonprofits in the region that hopes to raise donations during Fairfield County Gives Day on Thursday, March 10. Thursday, March 10, from 12
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Women’s History Month celebration set for Saturday, March 5, at WCSU

Western Connecticut State University in Danbury is the place to be on the morning of Saturday, March 5, for an engaging program in celebration of Women’s History Month. This full day of free and
Categories: Event , General , History , Local Talent , Theater
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‘Fun and Games’ comedy series kicks off 2016 at Bijou

‘Fun and Games’ For those who enjoy an intimate nightclub settting, the Bijou Theatre offers a series of 2016 comedy events, “It’s All Fun and Games.” It kicks off on Saturday, Jan. 9. Other dates,
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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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Marc Anthony’s Valentine’s Day concert slated for Bpt. arena

It was announced today that Martin Anthony will do a Valentine’s Day Concert at Webster Bank Arena on Sunday, Feb. 14th. Doors will open at 6 p.m., with concert at 7. Pre-sale for the Valentine’s Day
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