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Stamford native’s travel show picks up the tempo with award-winning season

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Pictured, Mickela Mallozzi learns the Schuhplattler dance in Vorau, Austria In the past two years, Stamford native Mickela Mallozzi has worked to launch a new travel company, as well as a new travel dance series, “Bare Feet,” which debuted on the television channel NYC Life in spring 2014. Mallozzi, a longtime dance instructor, has teamed her […] [Read More]
Curtain Call, the Stamford-based nonprofit theater company, will present "The Merry Wives of Windsor," by William Shakespeare for its 12th annual Shakespeare on the Green event. Performances run throughout July 2015. Here, actors perform in last year's production, "Twelfth Night." Staff file photo/Bob Luckey

Stamford’s Curtain Call makes it a summer of “Merry Wives”

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Shakespeare is once again coming to Stamford for the summer. Curtain Call, the city’s long-running nonprofit theater company, will present “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” this month, from July 9 to 12, 15 to 18. This is the 12th year that Curtain Call has raised its own version of the Globe Theatre Stage onto the […] [Read More]
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Conn. woman vies for Stamford’s WWE’s ‘Tough Enough’ title

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Stamford-based World Wrestling Entertainment, an entertainment empire that presents live wrestling events and produces digital products, television and movies, is searching for its next Superstar or Diva, through its reality competition series, “Tough Enough,” which returns to television on Tuesday, June 23 on USA Network, according to a recent news release. Will one of Connecticut’s own […] [Read More]
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John Fogerty brings ‘1969’ to 2015 when he performs in June at Mohegan Sun Arena

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Above, John Fogerty performs on the Samsung Galaxy Stage, May 4, 2014, at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds. (AP Photo/The Advocate, Scott Threlkeld)   Amid his “1969” U.S. tour, John Fogerty took a moment to perform on “The Voice” last week, along with Sawyer Fredericks, who was ultimately named […] [Read More]
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Ready to launch: FOX’s Gretchen Carlson to celebrate release of first book

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Gretchen Carlson is no stranger to stories, considering her post as host of “The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson” weekdays on television’s Fox News. In just a few weeks, however, she will be telling a different tale — a personal one — when she releases her first book, “Getting Real.” Described as a “candid, inspirational […] [Read More]
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WWE is looking for its next star. Will you be it?

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WWE Superstar Sting makes his first WrestleMania appearance at Levi’s Stadium on Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Santa Clara, Calif. WrestleMania broke the Levi’s Stadium attendance record at 76,976 fans from all 50 states and 40 countries. (Don Feria/AP Images for WWE) Are you the next Roman Reigns or Eva Marie? The WWE has begun […] [Read More]
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Geena Davis to serve as keynote speaker at annual luncheon in Greenwich

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Above, Geena Davis (ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy”) appears on the Feb. 5, 2015, episode of “The View” on ABC. She will be the keynote speaker for the April 9, 2015, annual luncheon of The Fund for Women and Girls’ single fundraising event in Greenwich, Conn. (Photo by Fred Lee/ABC via Getty Images) Geena Davis, an award-winning […] [Read More]
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New Canaan chef Silvia Baldini gets a chance on ‘Chopped’

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Just when are chicken wings sweet and tomato soup and cake more than they appear? It’s when you happen to be a chef on Food Network‘s “Chopped,” and the episode is titled “Fake Cake, Real Stakes.” New Canaan chef Silvia Baldini navigated her way through such culinary trickery recently while competing on that particular episode, […] [Read More]