‘Shrek’ at Fairfield U.; bring the family

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Fairfield Performing Arts Studio will present “Shrek the Musical Junior” on Saturday, July 18, at 4 and 7 p.m. at Fairfield University’s Quick Center for the Arts, 200 Barlow Road entrance to campus. Tickets are $18; $12 for students, children under 12 and senior citizens. For tickets, contact the Quick Center box office at 203-254-4010. [Read More]
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City Lights Gallery hosts ‘SameSex’ exhibit, parade for LGBT community

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Above, from top: “Blanket Statement” by Nancy Moore; “SPARE PARTS,” lenticular image by Miggs Burroughs, which changes from a man’s to a woman’s body; and the 2014 Pride March, Bridgeport, organized by City Lights Gallery. Diversity will be celebrated Thursday night, July 9, in downtown Bridgeport, with the opening of the 5th annual “SameSex” exhibit […] [Read More]
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Hilton Valentine of the Animals attends the 2010 Rock Con: The National Rock & Roll Fan Fest at the Sheraton Meadowlands Hotel & Conference Center on July 31, 2010 in East Rutherford, N.J. Valentine will be in Danbury, Conn., on Aug. 15, 2015, for the "Fab 4 Festival."

Hilton Valentine of The Animals will help celebrate ‘Fab 4 Music Festival’ in Danbury

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Hilton Valentine, the lead guitarist of The Animals, will add some star power as a special guest of honor for the Fab 4 Music Festival set for Aug. 15 in Danbury. The festival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Shea Stadium concert on Aug. 15, 1965, as well as many other things “Beatle” […] [Read More]
Guests tried cornmeal pupusa with pulled pork, tomato sauce, creme fraiche, cole slaw and cracklins at day two of 2014's Greenwich Wine + Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Conn.

Greenwich Wine and Food Festival whets foodies’ appetites with ‘innovative’ announcement

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Pictured, Guests tried cornmeal pupusa with pulled pork, tomato sauce, creme fraiche, cole slaw and cracklins at day two of 2014’s Greenwich Wine + Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Conn. The Greenwich Wine and Food Festival may be several months away, but that doesn’t mean it is too early to announce […] [Read More]
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Free outdoor poetry jam July 11 in Bridgeport

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Mark your calendars. This just in from Robbin Zella, director of the Housatonic Museum of Art at Housatonic Community College in downtown Bridgeport: The public is invited to a free outdoor poetry jam on Saturday, July 11, at 8 p.m. at McLevy Hall, the corner of Broad and State streets. Details to come. UPDATE, THURSDAY […] [Read More]
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Drama and love story ‘Time Stands Still’ to be on stage in New Milford for a four-week run

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A scene from “Time Stands Still” is shown above, in this photo taken by Richard Pettibone. TheatreWorks New Milford is taking on the coming-home story of an adventurous photojournalist and her boyfriend, a foreign correspondent, in “Time Stands Still,” by Pulitzer-winner Donald Margulies. It opens Friday, July 10, and runs through Aug. 1. The story begins after Sarah, […] [Read More]
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Candace Bushnell brings along ‘Monica’ for her Wilton stop

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With her first book, “Sex and the City,” which was the basis for the HBO hit series and, later, movies, author Candace Bushnell created the kind of characters that readers and television viewers, tried to channel, whether in attitude, style or looks. In her new book, “Killing Monica,” the lead character Pandy “PJ” Wallis, is […] [Read More]

Best of July 4th: All-American food in Connecticut

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  In honor of America’s birthday, the foodie experts at CT Bites have rounded up their picks for the best all-American eats in Connecticut. Now we want to know what you think. Click through the slideshow above to read up on CT Bites’ favorites and the vote in the poll below for your choice. Don’t […] [Read More]
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