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City Lights Gallery hosts ‘SameSex’ exhibit, parade for LGBT community

Above, from top: “Blanket Statement” by Nancy Moore, with Embroidery by Ellen Schinderman; “SPARE PARTS,” lenticular image by Miggs Burroughs, which changes from a man’s to a woman’s body; and the 2014 Pride March, Bridgeport, organized by City Lights Gallery. Diversity will be celebrated Thursday night, July 9, in downtown Bridgeport, with the opening of […] [Read More]
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Hilton Valentine of the Animals attends the 2010 Rock Con: The National Rock & Roll Fan Fest at the Sheraton Meadowlands Hotel & Conference Center on July 31, 2010 in East Rutherford, N.J. Valentine will be in Danbury, Conn., on Aug. 15, 2015, for the "Fab 4 Festival."

Hilton Valentine of The Animals will help celebrate ‘Fab 4 Music Festival’ in Danbury

Hilton Valentine, the lead guitarist of The Animals, will add some star power as a special guest of honor for the Fab 4 Music Festival set for Aug. 15 in Danbury. The festival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Shea Stadium concert on Aug. 15, 1965, as well as many other things “Beatle” […] [Read More]
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Guests tried cornmeal pupusa with pulled pork, tomato sauce, creme fraiche, cole slaw and cracklins at day two of 2014's Greenwich Wine + Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Conn.

Greenwich Wine and Food Festival whets foodies’ appetites with ‘innovative’ announcement

Pictured, Guests tried cornmeal pupusa with pulled pork, tomato sauce, creme fraiche, cole slaw and cracklins at day two of 2014’s Greenwich Wine + Food Festival at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Conn. The Greenwich Wine and Food Festival may be several months away, but that doesn’t mean it is too early to announce […] [Read More]
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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”

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]

‘The Cat in the Hat’ returns to WCSU

“The Cat in the Hat” is back, thanks to Western Connecticut State University’s Department of Theatre Arts in Danbury. Shows will be at 3 p.m. on Friday, July 10; Saturday, July 11; Sunday, July 12; Saturday, July 18; and Sunday, July 19, in the MainStage Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Centre on the university’s […] [Read More]
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Free outdoor poetry jam July 11 in Bridgeport

Mark your calendars. This just in from Robbin Zella, director of the Housatonic Museum of Art at Housatonic Community College in downtown Bridgeport: The public is invited to a free outdoor poetry jam on Saturday, July 11, at 8 p.m. at McLevy Hall, the corner of Broad and State streets. Details to come. UPDATE, THURSDAY […] [Read More]
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Drama and love story ‘Time Stands Still’ to be on stage in New Milford for a four-week run

A scene from “Time Stands Still” is shown above, in this photo taken by Richard Pettibone. TheatreWorks New Milford is taking on the coming-home story of an adventurous photojournalist and her boyfriend, a foreign correspondent, in “Time Stands Still,” by Pulitzer-winner Donald Margulies. It opens Friday, July 10, and runs through Aug. 1. The story begins after Sarah, […] [Read More]
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Pete Francis Heimbold of Greenwich, Chad Urmston, Brad Corrigan of the band Dispatch perform during Lexus Pop-Up Concert Series Powered by Pandora on June 30, 2015 in Westbury City, N.Y.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Pandora Media)

Dispatch, SoulCycle team up to reduce hunger and burn calories in Greenwich

Get those muscles spinning for hunger this week during a special charity event in Greenwich that will team a popular band with a popular exercise movement. Dispatch, a popular indie rock band, will be working with the Greenwich location of SoulCycle to raise funds for several organizations that are working to get more food and […] [Read More]
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