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First TEA Talk: Technology and the Arts in Westport on October 26th

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The Westport Arts Advisory Committee (WAAC) will present its first “TEA Talk” (Thinkers, Educators, Artists) on Sunday October 26, 2014, 2 p.m. in the Westport Town Hall Auditorium. Both the event, and a reception at the Westport Historical Society immediately following, are free and open to the public. Consisting of three 20-minute moderated conversations on the […] [Read More]
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Impressive, Fast-rising Soprano Performs at Music for Youth Concert on Saturday October 25th

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Music for Youth presents Soprano Julia Bullock on Saturday, October 25th at 2pm at the Pequot Library.  The luminous Ms. Bullock, was the winner of the 2012 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, and was recently named Winner of the 2014 Naumburg International Vocal Competition. She holds the Lindemann Vocal Chair of Young Concert Artists. Julia Bullock […] [Read More]
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Martin & Lewis – Direct From Vegas, Tonight!

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Back in the 1950’s, there was no hotter act than Martin and Lewis. Dean Martin was the handsome crooner and Jerry Lewis was the lovable goofball. The duo sold out everywhere they performed– from Vegas to New York. Ed Sullivan even featured them on his inaugural television show! On October 17, Tom Stevens and Tony […] [Read More]
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Intimate Apparel

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  Don’t miss this spectacular show at Westport Country Playhouse. Each choice we make is a vital stitch in the ornately and delicately embroidered fabric of our lives. In her celebrated play Intimate Apparel, Pulitzer Prize-winner Lynn Nottage weaves an intricate tapestry of the joys, sorrows, tragedy, and triumph of a gifted but lonely African […] [Read More]
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Guitar Hero Andy McKee

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  Andy McKee found his fame through our ever evolving digital age- on the internet.  He posted to YouTube and his videos went viral instantly, making him a new sensation. McKee’s appeal is instant and simple. He showed people something they hadn’t seen before. His unorthodox and demanding playing captivated and bewildered us; one half musician […] [Read More]
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Incredible underwater photography

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  Pierrette Wagner’s exhibit “Sea Me” is on show at the Mayor’s gallery in Stamford.  Beautiful detailed colorful images that bring the sea life to real life!   Here is what Wagner says” underwater photography is, for me, less artistry than it is bearing witness to nature’s miracles. With each dive, I marvel anew at […] [Read More]
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Back by popular demand….

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““He will be playing many of these hits with his infectious energy at the Westport Arts Center. It is the debut concert of the Jazz-Popular Music series and promises to be a great one!” said Westport Arts Center Jazz Curator Brian Torff. Bernard Purdie known as a legendary drummer in American music will be bringing the […] [Read More]
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Celebrating the start of the 50th season in style

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  Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra starts its 50th season this Saturday night with Classical Concert 1.  Listen to Grieg’s ever-popular piano concerto performed by a world-class virtuoso. Spencer Myer will be performing on the piano and his skills are known around the globe.  Myer has established successful career including in his current season returning to the […] [Read More]
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Area Artists Celebrate Max’s Art Supplies at Friday Night Pop-up Show

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Since 1956, Max’s Art Supplies has offered a comprehensive inventory of quality art supplies along with a place for artists to find encouragement, advice, and each other. They have also offered artists the opportunity to show their work in Max’s front windows at the foot of Main Street and Post Road. In recognition of Max’s […] [Read More]
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Not Ready to Make Nice: The Guerrilla Girls Come to The Walsh Gallery at Fairfield University

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Not Ready to Make Nice, a major presentation of the Guerrilla Girls, illuminates past and ongoing work of these highly original and provocative artists who champion feminism and social change. The Guerrilla Girls have been active since first breaking onto the art scene in 1985. Appearing only in gorilla masks and assuming the names of […] [Read More]
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