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Gala to help ‘Two Gentleman’ entertain the crowds in Rowayton this summer

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In just a few months, for a stretch of dates in June, the lawn of Rowayton’s Pinkney Park will be filled with the fans of Shakespeare on the Sound, ready for some outdoor theater magic under the stars. But before that happens, the organization will be holding a fundraiser on April 5 at the Dolce […] [Read More]
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Author, illustrator David Allen Sibley to visit Greenwich this weekend

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This year brings with it a treat for fans of “The Sibley Guide to Birds,” which was released in 2000. The second edition of this comprehensive guide was released last week and, on Saturday, its author and illustrator, David Allen Sibley will be making a stop in Audubon Greenwich as part of his nationwide tour. […] [Read More]
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Black 47 swings through the area on farewell tour

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This St. Patrick’s Day season undoubtedly will be a bittersweet one for fans of Black 47. In November, the band will disperse after 25 years. “It was something that was brewing for a while,” said Joseph “Bearclaw” Burcaw, who has been playing bass with the band since 2006. “Now, was the right time to pack […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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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]
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Darien screening, talk looks at Mother Nature’s influence

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The current weather might not be entirely conducive to long stretches of time spent outdoors, but nature’s importance, particularly its role in children’s health and development, will be discussed during a film screening and talk scheduled for this week. Three area groups, Darien Land Trust, Audubon Greenwich and the Darien Nature Center will host the […] [Read More]
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Secure your spot for a Glass House tour; tickets now on sale

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As you struggle through single-digit temperatures, try thinking about a time this spring when you will make your way through the Glass House campus, admiring all that is in bloom. Tickets for the 2014 Glass House tour are now on sale. The season will run from May 1 to Nov. 30. This year, in addition […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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The weekend is here, and with it comes opportunities to enjoy music, art, dance, comedy, films and more across the region. For music fans, Friday offers up performances by Taylor Dayne, the Bottle Rockets (who also perform Monday), Dar Williams, Kenn Morr Band, Duece Bug, Full Blast Movement, Ras Kas, Copywrite, Matt Turk, Rum Runners, […] [Read More]
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Explorer Fabien Cousteau to speak at Maritime Aquarium

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Above, Fabien Cousteau, who appears ready to take a dive at any moment, will instead dive into a talk about his upcoming ‘Mission 31′ at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk Feb. 6, 2014. The mission will call upon Cousteau and his team of divers to live for 31 days in an underwater research facility off […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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From illuminated dinosaurs to real-life jellyfish, the weekend affords some unusual and familiar scenes and events to keep you busy. Music fans may head out to see The Pixies in a couple of area locations, while singer-songwriter Dylan Connor stays close to home. Jay Z will be at Mohegan Sun. Elayne Cassara will be in […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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Mermaids, angry jurors, comics, artists, singers, actors and musicians will be coming together this weekend to serve up some entertainment across the area. Here’s a look to get you started: Musical happenings It is a rare town or city in the area that is not featuring music of some style or genre this weekend (and […] [Read More]