Vibes adds bands to line-up, promises ‘huge artist addition’

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The Gathering of the Vibes 2013 lineup already boasts Phil Lesh & Friends, The Black Crowes, Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Roots and James Murphy. Now, more bands are being added to the annual four-day music festival at Bridgeport’s Seaside Park, including a yet-to-be-announced “huge artist addition.” The new slate of […] [Read More]
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Dart on over to Audubon Greenwich for special screening

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As part of the launch of its Hummingbirds At Home science initiative, Audubon Greenwich (613 Riversville Road, Greenwich) will host a special screening Friday of the PBS Nature program, “Hummingbirds: Magic In The Air,” as well as a visit by Geoff LeBaron, the National Director of Audubon’s Christmas Bird Count. (Above, you can see a […] [Read More]

Area Broadway singers lead Times Square singathon

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If you’re in Manhattan this Sunday, May 5, and in the mood for some music, stop by Times Square, where area Broadway singers, Tri-state soloists and groups and members of Magical Music for Life will lead an all-day singathon. The performance, Tunes in Times Square, will see Broadway singers and New Canaan residents Sadie Seelert […] [Read More]
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Jazz musicians sought for Stamford summer series

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Have you longed to be an integral part of the Stamford Downtown Special Services District’s Jazz Up July music series? Well, there is no time like the present if you are an area jazz musician with designs to perform on the same stage as this year’s roster, which includes Bernie Williams (who kicks off the […] [Read More]

Stamford gallery leads New York City tree relocation

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There are 55 honey locust trees growing in New York City’s Zuccotti Park, the central locale of the 2011 Occupy Walls Street protests. Artist David Horvitz collected the seeds from those trees and is germinating them during his artist residency at New York’s Clocktower Gallery. Now, Horvitz needs help bringing the trees to their new […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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For fans of the absurd and incongruous, the year 2010 marked a watershed moment. For it was in Madison, Wis., that purveyors of the found and forgotten came together for the first time. On Saturday, in Danbury, the two will come together again. Heirloom Arts Theatre is hosting an evening of Found Vs. Found, which […] [Read More]

‘The Big Wedding,’ filmed in Greenwich, opens in theaters Friday

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“The Big Wedding,” a big-budget comedy with a bevy of local ties — from its director, to its all-star cast, to its filming locations — opens in theaters Friday. Directed by Greenwich native Justin Zackham, the film centers on a long-divorced couple (played by Robert De Niro and Diane Keaton) who fakes being married as their […] [Read More]
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Jazz Up July 2013 line-up announced: Chick Corea, Bernie Williams, Brubeck Brothers Quartet to perform

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. When Alive@Five isn’t rocking, Columbus Park will be grooving to the smooth sounds of Jazz Up July. The summer concert series expands to five weeks this year, with performances by Bernie Williams, Poncho Sanchez and his Latin Jazz Band, Dianne Reeves, Chick Corea and the Brubeck Brothers Quartet, a group formed by Dan and […] [Read More]
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