Style Icon Stacy London visits Greenwich Ave.

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Celebrity stylist Stacy London visited Alexis Bittar Greenwich Boutique on Wednesday, April 23 in celebration of the store’s one-year anniversary in town. London was on hand to show customers how to incorporate the Alexis Bittar jewelry into their everyday style. London is most well-known for being the host of “What Not To Wear,” which ended […] [Read More]
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Avicii performing in Connecticut this summer

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After launching his North American #TRUETOUR in New England earlier this month, Avicii will return the region this summer for a performance at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on Friday, June 27 at 9 p.m. Tickets, which cost $99, $79 and $59, go on sale Friday, April 25 at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster. Kicking off […] [Read More]
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Help Newtown resident Bruce Coviello get on ‘The Voice’

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Vocalist and music teacher Bruce Coviello is in the running for a chance to audition for NBC’s “The Voice.” And he needs your help to get it. Coviello, of Newtown, is competing in Extra’s “The Voice Bootcamp Experience!” The winner gets a makeover by “The Voice” stylists, a lesson with a vocal coach from “The […] [Read More]
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Andrew Bird & The Hands of Glory performing in Bridgeport

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Singer/songwriter/violinist Andrew Bird is heading out on the road with his band, The Hand of Glory, this summer. Bird will stop at The Klein in Bridgeport, just three days after his appearance at the Central Park Summer Stage, on Friday, July 11. Tickets to the show, which cost $40 and $35, go on sale Friday, […] [Read More]
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Poet and Stamford instructor wins Pulitzer Prize

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Vijay Seshadri, a faculty member at the Stamford-based Mayapple Center for the Arts and Humanities, recently took home a Pulitzer Prize in poetry. A native of Bangalore, India and a resident of Brooklyn, N.Y., Seshadri won the Pulitzer Prize for his poetry book, “3 Sections.” He is the first Asian-American to receive the honor. Here’s more […] [Read More]
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Peter Max spotlights Marilyn Monroe in Darien exhibition

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Darien’s Geary Gallery has been a familiar stop for artist Peter Max over the years. It began in 2004 with his “Colors of a Better World,” continued with a 2010 retrospective and focused on his “New Masters Series” of 2012. Max is back this year with a new series “Marilyn” that puts a spotlight on […] [Read More]
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Enjoy poetry, music at Hunt Hill Farm

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  The Silo will present “Voices of Poetry / On the Farm” on Sunday, May 4, at 2 p.m. at Hunt Hill Farm, 44 Upland Road, New Milford. An “Artists Meet and Greet” will follow the program. Sponsored by the New Milford Commission on the Arts, the afternoon will feature readings by a quartet of […] [Read More]
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Jim Henson’s ‘The Dark Crystal’ playing at Avon Theatre

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“The Dark Crystal” — Jim Henson’s ambitious, all-puppet fantasy epic — will be shown at Stamford’s Avon Theatre on Tuesday, April 29 at 8:30 p.m. Part of the Avon’s Cult Classics series, the screening will be preceded by a cocktail hour at F.I.S.H. Restaurant & Bar in Stamford at 7:30 p.m. Three movie-inspired specialty drinks […] [Read More]
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Miley Cyrus cancels Connecticut concert

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The “Party in the U.S.A.” is over — at least for now. Miley Cyrus has canceled the remaining dates on the American leg of her 2014 tour, including her April 25 concert at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket. Cyrus is dealing with an “extreme allergic reaction” to an antibiotic, according to a statement from her […] [Read More]
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Stamford actor Henry Simmons starring in indie sports drama ‘From the Rough’

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Henry Simmons found plenty of inspiration on the basketball court, both in his time playing the sport and in his role in the 1994 hoops drama, “Above The Rim.” Now, he’s finding it on the golf course — specifically, in the heroic story of Catana Starks. The Stamford native stars alongside Academy Award nominees Taraji […] [Read More]