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Arcade Fire tap Dan Deacon, Kid Koala to open Bridgeport concert

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Arcade Fire, set to play Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena on Tuesday, March 18, have announced that Dan Deacon and Kid Koala will join the band on select dates of their upcoming North American tour. Judging by the choices, the Canadian rockers are on a mission to create a dance-party atmosphere. Deacon is an electronic artist […] [Read More]
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Miley Cyrus announces Connecticut ‘Bangerz’ tour stop

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All that twerking was really just child’s play compared to the eye-bulging theatrics of Miley Cyrus’ current ‘Bangerz’ tour. So far, fans have seen the “We Can’t Stop” singer straddle a giant hotdog, wear a leotard covered in pot leaves and, here it comes — recreate a scandalous White House moment with a dude dressed […] [Read More]
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Bully of D Block, Fred The Godson performing in Bridgeport

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Rappers Bully (of D Block) and Fred The Godson kick off the Full Blast East Coast Movement Tour with a co-headlining performance at Bridgeport’s Acoustic Cafe on Friday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m The underground hip hop juggernauts will be supported by a line-up of local and regional emcees: Duece Bug and Itz Urboi of the […] [Read More]
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“The United States of Us” gets a reading at Stamford’s Curtain Call

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In the past six years, Curtain Call’s American Harmony Prize program has introduced audiences to a kid who wanted to be pope, a family who is struggling with expectations and tradition, a young man grappling with obsessive-compulsive disorder, a group of 20-something Jewish-Americans making their way in New York City and other tales focused on […] [Read More]
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HGTV’s “Cousins Undercover” seek homes to overhaul

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They have surprised a young mom with a complete overhaul of her home, helped a beloved coach catch up with home projects and transformed homes with their expertise and now HGTV’s “Cousins Undercover” Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri are looking for a few more people to help. As “Cousins Undercover” the two have made it […] [Read More]
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Westport photojournalist wins international award

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New York Times photojournalist and Westport native, Tyler Hicks, has made headlines in the past. Back in 2011 he was one of four NYT journalists reported missing while covering the Libya conflict. In September 2013, he was witness to a massacre in Nairobi when “gunmen opened fire at an upscale Nairobi mall…killing at least 39 […] [Read More]
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50 Things To Do in Connecticut this weekend

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Looking for something to do this weekend? Connecticut has plenty of events, and here are 50 that you may want to check out — with one caveat. Given the snow that is set to fall, it’s probably best to call or check websites before heading out the door. [Read More]
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Dustin Hoffman, François Girard to film new movie at Fairfield University

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Actor Dustin Hoffman is coming to Fairfield University in March to shoot scenes for a new independent film directed by François Girard (“The Red Violin”), according to the Connecticut Film Office. Prior to filming, Hoffman and Girard will be visit Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts to talk about the film, “Boychoir,” […] [Read More]
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