Out and about: Things to see and places to be this weekend

You are going to have to wait a month to see Funky But Better, but in the meanwhile, there are plenty of activities coming your way in the days to come. Music: See the American Idol Live tour as it swings into Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, or catch legendary performer Diana Ross in Stamford. […] [Read More]
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Original ‘ThunderCats’ stars the voice of New Canaan resident

For many 80s babies, his voice is unmistakable. When you get on the phone with him, it’s like you’re talking to the Lord of the ThunderCats himself. That’s until he starts waxing nostalgic about his days as the voice of Lion-O on “ThunderCats,” the late 80′s cartoon series that follows the adventures of a group […] [Read More]
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Seymour tavern gets cooking on ‘Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell’

When the executive chef at Tavern 1757 turned in his notice several weeks ago, the restaurant was left without a captain to helm the stoves at the rustic Italian hotspot. In came a famous face from the Food Network to help fill the position. It was none other than Anne Burrell, the blond, spiky-haired star […] [Read More]
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Michael McDonald closes out Alive@Five

What better way to close out Alive@Five then with the soul-soothing voice of Michael McDonald? The blue-eyed, gray-haired crooner performs at the final Alive@Five of the summer at Columbus Park on Thursday, Aug. 15 at 5 p.m. Entry is $10. Stolen Rhodes and Risky Business Band open. Whether he’s performing 70s-era Doobie Brothers classics (“Taking […] [Read More]
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Stamford resident heading to Radio City for ‘America’s Got Talent’

A Stamford resident who wowed viewers with eye-popping shadow figures on “America’s Got Talent” is heading to Radio City Music Hall next week. Rebecca Moore will perform with her group, Catapult Entertainment, as they compete to advance to the next round of the reality talent competition. Moore urged fans of Catapult — a New York […] [Read More]

The work of dozens of artists pops up on Norwalk’s Wall Street

The Rowayton Arts Center has long served as a place to make and display art, but for the next week or so, the creativity typically found along the banks of Five Mile River can be seen in the POP CITY Gallery, located on Wall Street in Norwalk. Twenty-four artists will present a diverse collection of […] [Read More]
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In music videos, emcees show Bridgeport pride

Above: Bridgeport rapper AB.Y.SS shows Park City pride in his video for “I Represent The City.” It’s a time-honored tradition for rap artists to boast about the city that made them. Most often, we hear shout outs to hip hop meccas: New York, Los Angeles, Detroit, Houston, New Orleans, Atlanta. But beyond the major metropolises, […] [Read More]
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Justin Timberlake brings ’20/20 Experience’ tour to Connecticut

Justin Timberlake has spent the better part of the summer crisscrossing the United States with “Suit & Tie”/”Holy Grail” collaborator Jay Z on the pair’s “Legends of Summer” tour. But JT isn’t putting away his suitcases just yet. The pop star resurgentĀ is hitting the road again this fall on his “20/20 Experience World Tour,” which […] [Read More]
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