Lys Guillorn is set to release her new CD, ‘Winged Victory’

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Danbury singer/songwriter Lys Guillorn celebrates the release of her new album, “Winged Victory,” with a performance at Heirloom Arts Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which cost $10, can be purchased at the door or online. For more information, call 203-744-9189. Jonny Rodgers and Them Damn Hamiltons will open. “Winged Victory” is […] [Read More]
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American Ballet Theatre artists join Connecticut Ballet for Stamford ‘Nutcracker’ performance

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In just over seven weeks, the music of Tchaikovsky will be filling Stamford’s Palace Theatre as part of Connecticut Ballet’s presentation of the classic ballet “The Nutcracker.” This week, Connecticut Ballet, which has offices in Stamford and Hartford, announced this year’s guest artists, all of whom are with American Ballet Theatre. They will perform as the […] [Read More]
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‘Whose Line’ stars Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood perform improv at Stamford’s Palace Theatre

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You’re two comedians behind a successful comedy TV show performing improv sketches for a packed theater in a small Connecticut city and you’re NOT Wayne Brady. And . . . go! Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood can pull off a more creative sketch than that, and the two stars of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” […] [Read More]
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Best horror film picks from Avon’s Adam Birnbaum

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Sure, there’s haunted houses, zombie crawls and tours through old burial grounds. But for my money, there’s no better way to get your fright on this Halloween than with a scary movie. Culture Cache welcomes back Avon Theatre‘s own movie ghoul-ru Adam Birnbaum (that’s my last cheap Halloween pun, I swear) to dish out a […] [Read More]
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Today’s Google Doodle may spur interest in Conn.’s aviation firsts

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Above, today’s Google Doodle marks a significant day in flight. Connecticut also has made important contributions to the cause. Google.com Undoubtedly, you have already noticed today’s Google Doodle, and probably have guided André-Jacques Garnerin to a safe landing several times. (Admit it — a few moments of productivity have already been lost to flight.) Over […] [Read More]
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Westport Voices Cafe announces evening of singer/songwriters

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Voices Café, which is entering its third year of bringing quality music to a quiet corner of Westport, will welcome three acclaimed singers and songwriters for an evening of music next month. “On The Road & In The Round,” is the name of an evening of entertainment from (picture left to right) Craig Bickhardt, Don […] [Read More]
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Beyond foliage and pumpkins, fall is time for crafts and antiques

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Some upcoming crafts shows in the area have embraced the latest trend of “pop-up” markets, as well as unveiled several other new components to what have been traditional events for the fall season. The first such event will be Crafts at Purchase: The Art of the Craft, which will benefit the Performing Arts Center at […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Avon Theatre targets young professionals in new ad

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Are you a young professional living in Stamford? Looking to escape your apartment? Not sure where to get your cultural fix? The Avon Theatre could be your new refuge. Stamford’s downtown art house recently released a new commercial geared toward 20- and 30-somethings who may be looking for a nightlife alternative to the bar scene […] [Read More]
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