Demi Lovato adds second Connecticut show

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After selling out her upcoming Connecticut show months in advance, Demi Lovato has added a second date in the state on Sunday, March 9. Tickets f0r the concert at at Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford go on sale Friday, Nov. 15 at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster. Fifth Harmony will open. The 21-year-old pop singer released […] [Read More]
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Norwich native Wally Lamb to speak about new book in Stamford

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Bestselling author Wally Lamb returns to the town of Three Rivers, Conn. in his latest novel — a story about a family fighting to stay afloat in the aftermath of childhood trauma and abuse. Lamb will speak about the book, “We Are Water,” at Stamford’s Ferguson Library on Thursday Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. Tickets […] [Read More]
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Norwalk reggae singer Mystic Bowie releases meditative new song

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Make the transition into Monday a little smoother with Mystic Bowie‘s meditative new single, “More To Life.” Produced by Funkyska, the song finds the Norwalk reggae singer and Connecticut Music Award winner ruminating on the possibilities that exist beyond the day to day (listen to it, below). “We work, we earn, yet there’s a lot […] [Read More]
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Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

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Do you want to see Elton John, watch the magnificence of the “Great Thowdini,” or enjoy some time with “Good Ol’ Freda?” Well, you can do all that and more this weekend. It will just take some planning. Music: Elton John leads the pack with his performance at the Webster Bank Arena on Friday night, […] [Read More]
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Husband and wife team with ‘Big’ exhibition in New Canaan

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Working side by side in a barn on their Weston property, there isn’t much separating Drew and Audrey Klotz — save for the mediums in which they work. There is a harmony that exists between Drew’s vibrant kinetic sculptures and Audrey’s over-sized abstract paintings. “After 15 years of marriage, it tends to happen that way,” […] [Read More]
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Snap up decorating ideas at Southport showcase this weekend

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Above, celebrity interior designer Thom Filicia will be in Southport this weekend serving as honorary chairman of the designer showcase “Rooms with a View.” Was this the weekend you were finally going to pull that living room together, maybe the den? Have you been canvasing your favorite home decor store, looking for the accessories that […] [Read More]

Art Shop on view at Stamford’s Franklin Street Works

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Art lovers can browse before they buy at Franklin Street Works‘ Art Shop, on view now through Dec. 1. Items in the shop — including hundreds of new and existing multiples made by artists who have worked with the Stamford art space over the last two years — will go on sale Saturday, Nov. 23, […] [Read More]
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Works by Chuck Close and His Turnaround Arts Kids on view at Bridgeport’s Housatonic Museum

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Substitute teachers usually have a hard time commanding the respect and attention of their students. But not many substitute teachers boast the credentials of Chuck Close. The world-famous contemporary artist recently mentored 600-plus students from kindergarten through the eighth grades at Bridgeport’s Roosevelt School, helping them to create works of art that are now on […] [Read More]
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