nt0727preserve-001

House and garden tour in New Fairfield

on
People often view a house in terms of its practicality, its size, the view it offers, or how much it costs. But rarely do they see that a house’s true value lies in the stories it holds, what it can tell you about the past and about the families that lived there. Preserve New Fairfield […] [Read More]
Categories: General
American Idol auditions

‘American Idol’ auditions set for Long Island, N.Y.

on
Pictured: People wave to the bus as it circles for the film crew for the American Idol XIV auditions off Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach, S.C., on Thursday, July 17, 2014. More than 500 people showed up to audition or support those auditioning for the next round of competition. (AP Photo/The Sun News, Janet Blackmon […] [Read More]
wn0718wngrease-001

‘Grease’ sing-along should draw gaggle of T-Birds, Pink Ladies to Westport Library

on
Pictured, John Travolta is the greaser Danny, and Olivia Newton-John is the good girl Sandy in “Grease, “ in the 1978 musical film. A “sing-along” screening is planned at the Westport Library on Saturday, July 26, at 4 p.m. Tap your inner Danny Zuko or Sandy Olsson, or maybe Rizzo or Kenickie, too, at the […] [Read More]
Categories: Comedy , Dance , Event , Film , General | More
FredGodson

Fred the Godson, Spliff Star playing Bridgeport’s FuzeOnFest

on
Hip hop artists Fred The Godson and Spliff Star are headlining this year’s FuzeOnFest at Bridgeport’s Rampage Skatepark on Friday, July 25 at 3 p.m. The free, day-long festival of music, graffiti, skateboarding and BMX is being hosted again this year by Connecticut hip hop stable Full Blast Movement, who will perform at the event. […] [Read More]
Categories: General
weir

Paint with a master artist at Weir Farm in Wilton

on
This sounds like a lot of fun, provided there are no requirements to create a museum-worthy masterpiece! Weir Farm National Historic Site has opened the Weir Art Farm Academy in partnership with Dmitri Wright, the park’s master artist/instructor, to provide academy-level training in four-day workshops in the American Impressionist plein air tradition. Students will learn […] [Read More]
Categories: General
big-lebowski-1

‘The Big Lebowski’ playing in Stamford

on
The Avon abides. “The Big Lebowski” — the Coen Brothers classic comedy about an amiable, unemployed, White Russian-drinking stoner — will be screened at the Avon Theatre’s Cult Classics series on Tuesday, July 22 at 9 p.m. The film stars Jeff Bridges as The Dude, along with John Goodman, Julianne Moore and Steve Buscemi. Prior […] [Read More]
Categories: General
BsrVN1dCAAAx_gT

Milford’s Beach Avenue returning to ‘America’s Got Talent’

on
Beach Avenue — the Milford folk-rock band that breezed through their Hollywood audition on “America’s Got Talent” last week — will return to perform on the show on Wednesday, July 23 at 8 p.m. After wowing judges Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Mel B with a performance of their original song, “Coming Your […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Dan Naturman

Comic and Stamford native on ‘America’s Got Talent’

on
You have two more nights to catch Stamford native Dan Naturman on the stage at Comix at Foxwoods. The stand-up comic, who has performed on several late-night talk shows and was a contestant on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” will put on three more shows, Friday and Saturday nights, before heading for points south. Naturman, 44, […] [Read More]