Don Williams Performs At Isleta Casino

Country legend Don Williams performs in Ridgefield

It has been four years since country legend Don Williams was nominated into the Country Music Hall of Fame and in that time, he has continued to add to his acclaimed discography with 2012′s “And So It Goes,” and this year’s “Reflections,” which will be released March 11. Williams, 74, who first began playing guitar […] [Read More]
The 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards - Pre-Telecast

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

There may be a certain ennui that has descended, what with the mounds of snow ice and cold temperatures that don’t seem to want to leave. But, don’t let the doldrums of winter keep you inside this weekend, as activities and events abound throughout the region. Of note: Take in all manner of music in […] [Read More]

A cut above the composition: Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery opens “Fragments” exhibition

For the past month or so, artist Kirsten Reynolds has been busy deconstructing the exhibition “Structo” to create new works as part of an ongoing installation at Stamford’s Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery. The colorful constructions, which have been up since November, had always meant to convey a sense that while finished, they were in a […] [Read More]
2013 BET Awards - Show

Jamie Foxx to perform at Foxwoods March 8; tickets on sale Friday

It is clear Jamie Foxx is not one to limit his talents, having excelled as a stand-up comic, actor, musician and singer-songwriter during his more than 20-year career. It is the latter two categories that will get the spotlight on March 8 when he is set to perform at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut. It […] [Read More]
Categories: Event, General, Music

Henry Winkler to show off literary talents at R.J. Julia in Madison

He may forever be known to multiple generations as the Fonz, from the 1970s television series “Happy Days,” but Henry Winkler also is a movie actor, producer and director, and, children’s book author. His latest book, “Bookmarks Are People, Too! (Here’s Hank #1),” will be released Feb. 6. It is the latest in the Hank […] [Read More]

Connecticut Beatles fans plan 50th anniversary celebrations in New York City

Charles Rosenay first memory was an event that would become a milestone moment in history of rock and roll and television. A mere toddler, Rosenay, like millions of others, was tuned in to the Ed Sullivan show on Feb. 9, 1964 to see the televised debut of the Beatles. “It changed my life,” he said […] [Read More]

Dance documentary screening at Avon to be rescheduled because of winter weather

Update: The documentary “First Position” was set to be shown Feb. 5 at the Avon Theatre, followed by a question-and-answer session with dancer and instructor Flavio Salazar and a short film by the Ballet School of Stamford. However, with theater closed because of the inclement weather, the event must be rescheduled. A note on the […] [Read More]
Categories: Art, Dance, Event, Film, Local Talent
Mercedes-Benz Arrivals At The Palm Springs Film Festival

Jane Fonda to speak at Family Centers’ luncheon

One day after the release of her latest book, which focuses on teens, Academy Award-winning actress and fitness icon Jane Fonda will be in Greenwich to speak about the challenges teens face when it comes to body images, sex and relationships. It will be part of a March 5 luncheon held by Family Centers, which […] [Read More]

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

Sure, plenty of people will be waiting for the last half of the weekend to do their celebrating, but there are far more events than just the Super Bowl to consider. If you didn’t know it, now you know … we are deep into Oscar season, with area venues hosting several events geared toward featuring […] [Read More]

Norwalk art show celebrates simple to complex ‘thingamabobs’

From now until April 25, visitors can see what happens when artists are called upon to crate works that are inspired by machines, instruments, technical gadgets, technology or other instruments. “Thingamabob” has opened at the Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery and it features pieces from artists from Connecticut and New York.  For instance, Tom […] [Read More]