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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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“My Notorious Life,” Author Talk in Westport

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Based on a true story from the scandalized headlines of Victorian New York City, My Notorious Life is a portrait of Axie Muldoon, the impoverished daughter of Irish Immigrants who becomes an enormously successful—and controversial—midwife.  This extraordinary tale–narrated in a rough-and-tumble Irish brogue­–was inspired by an actual 19th-century abortionist, Ann Trow Lohman, who was dubbed […] [Read More]
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Master Illusionist Guaranteed to Appear at the Levitt!

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The Levitt Pavilion For The Performing Arts presents the Magic of Lyn, a special ticketed event and part of the Melissa & Doug Children’s Series. The proceeds will help underwrite the Levitt’s free summer program. A capacity crowd is expected so tickets should definitely be purchased in advance. The program, on Wednesday evening August 27th, is […] [Read More]
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CHIRP Music Series Brings Grammy Winning Conjunto Band to Town

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Tuesday evening at Ballard Park, the 2010 Grammy Award winning and  famed conjunto band “Max Baca & Los Texmaniacs” bring their special musical combo sound to Ballard Park! Combine a hefty helping of Tex Mex conjunto, simmer with several parts Texas rock, add a dash of the blues, and some R&B, and you’ve cooked up the […] [Read More]
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Cult Classic Series at the Avon Theatre Shows It’s Fun to be a Vampire!

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The Avon Theatre Film Centre, in downtown Stamford, presents the cult classic “The Lost Boys” on Tuesday evening.  This 1987 film, directed by Joel Schumacher, and starring Jason Patric, Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Haim and Dianne Wiest, is a hybrid of the horror movie and teen flick. The basic premise focuses on a single mom and […] [Read More]
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Art, Music & Poetry at Paradise Green in Stratford

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“Artists & Artisans in Paradise” brings arts, crafts, performance and community inspiration, to Stratford’s Paradise Green on Sunday August 24. The theme is “All local, all handmade,” featuring artists and artisans selling all-original, handmade art and handiwork. There are two new features to the fair this year. There will be a Stratford Student Art Competition, […] [Read More]
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Art Walk in a Quintessential New England Town: Ridgefield!

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The streets of this quintessential New England town will come alive during Art Walk Ridgefield 2014.  More than 40 restaurants, businesses and cultural venues will showcase the work of countless artists in windows and on shop walls during this free, three-week festival, transforming the downtown area into a strolling art gallery. Art Walk kicks off on the […] [Read More]
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Saturday Night is Opening Night For “The Things We Do For Love”

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Love will make you crazy. In this uproarious comedy, “The Things We Do For Love,” by Playhouse favorite Alan Ayckbourn, fastidious Barbara’s orderly, but solitary world is thrown into chaos when the arrival of her longtime friend Nikki and her fiancé ignites unexpected and violent passions. Replete with trademark Ayckbourn touches, this wickedly funny play […] [Read More]
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One Day, Somewhere: New Landscape Exhibit in Ridgefield

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Watershed Gallery’s exhibit, “One Day, Somewhere,” features artwork from local and national artists, and will run until September 14, 2014. “This show features four artists’ unique perspectives on the popular subject of the landscape,” says Jennifer Mathy, gallery director.  “Each of the artists we’ve selected for this show expertly uses light, color and emotion to capture […] [Read More]
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