VIDEO: Norwalk actor Robin De Jesus live at 54Below in NYC

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Robin De Jesus recently performed his one-man cabaret, ‘Crush to Crushed,’ at New York City’s 54Below. And, judging by the video of this performance, he killed it. The Broadway star and Norwalk native opened the show with a medley of crowd-pleasers, including songs by Beyonce, Sisqo and Donna Lewis. All the songs he performed that […] [Read More]
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Jazz musician John Pizzarelli to play Stamford Christmas concert

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Before the lights illuminate the night in downtown Stamford as part of the Stamford Downtown Special Services District’s Heights and Lights, John Pizzarelli will be bringing a musical glow to the nearby Palace Theatre when Stamford Symphony presents this jazz guitarist and singer in a Christmas Concert. Pizzarelli, who will be backed by a small […] [Read More]
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Are you hot to trot this Thanksgiving? Area races abound

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Some have already made their way into the history books, others are still set to be run. One thing is for certain, however, when it comes to Thanksgiving traditions in our neck of the woods, it appears running is right up there with the turkey. Here’s a list of races for which registration was still […] [Read More]

Student playwrights in the spotlight at Stamford’s Palace Theatre

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Students from the Boys & Girls Club of Stamford have been working with teacher David Robertson over the past eight weeks to produce an original one-act play. Area residents can see the fruits of their literary labor during a live performance of play at Stamford’s Palace Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 3at 6:30 p.m. Dubbed the […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Half Full Brewery going all out for Thanksgiving eve

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Well, I know where I’m going to be on Thanksgiving Eve. Stamford’s own Half Full Brewery is opening on Wednesday, Nov. 27 for an entire day of hoptastic fun. The festivities get going at noon with growler fills of Half Full beer. What could be better than having some Bright Ale, IPA, Toasted Amber, Pumpkin […] [Read More]
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Folk legend Peter Yarrow to perform at Greenwich Library

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Folksinger Peter Yarrow returns to Connecticut once again for a performance on Dec. 8 at the Greenwich Library as part of the library’s Peterson Concert Series. The concert will begin at 3:30 p.m. at the Cole Auditorium. Over the years, Yarrow has brought his impressive body of work to venues across the state. In 2011, […] [Read More]
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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to feature Stamford talent

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Among the more than 8,000 participants in this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade there will be a quartet of performers with ties to Stamford. David Rutstein, Lindsey Hartfelder, Alex Beltran and Nelson Desmond, all alumni from the Stamford and Westhill high schools marching bands, will be performing with the University of Massachusetts Minutemen Marching Band, […] [Read More]

Prince to play three-night year-end stand at Mohegan Sun Arena

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Fans of Prince will be penciling in some party time between Christmas and New Year’s. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has announced a trio of year-end performances at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 27-29. Tickets, which cost $195 and $125 per show, go on sale Friday, Dec. […] [Read More]
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