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Melissa Etheridge Live!

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Grammy Award winner Melissa Etheridge will perform at the Ridgefield Playhouse as part of a limited run of live dates in an intimate theatre setting. This show is a rare opportunity to see the rock icon perform in a stripped-down atmosphere, rotating between electric and acoustic guitar, piano, and harmonica. Known for her confessional lyrics […] [Read More]
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Glassblowing Fun!

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The practice of blowing glass may seem to be quite modern but the technique of glassblowing has been around since antiquity. Although not as old as simpler methods, like bead making or cutting and carving shapes from larger pieces of glass, glassblowing has been all the rage since the time of the Roman Empire. Would […] [Read More]
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Dark Crystal at the Avon Theater

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The Avon Theater features a cult classic in a newly restored digital presentation, The Dark Crystal (1982). The film is a 1982 American–British fantasy film directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz. The plot revolves around Jen, an elflike ‘Gelfling’, on a remote planet in the distant past, who is on a quest to restore […] [Read More]
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The Opulence, The Passion, The Love, The Ballet

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Tomorrow evening, the Bijou Theater will be presenting an unforgettable performance, Moulin Rouge- The Ballet. Since its beginnings, Moulin Rouge has provided spectators around the world with an extravagant show, full of feathers, rhinestones and sequins, fabulous settings, original music and the most beautiful girls in the world! Moulin Rouge is the most famous Parisian […] [Read More]
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Last Chance to See Godspell!

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Last call! For anyone that’s interested in entertaining themselves with a classic play, tomorrow is your last chance to experience the musical performance of Godspell, through April 19th at the Bijou Theatre. Godspell is a musical by Stephen Schwartz and a book by John-Michael Tebelak, and is one of the biggest off-Broadway and Broadway successes of all time. It opened off Broadway on May […] [Read More]
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BB King LIVE!

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Born Riley B. King, American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarists, BB King, will be gracing us with his legendary performances tomorrow evening at the Klein Memorial auditorium in Bridgeport.  King was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987. He is considered one of the most influential blues musicians of all time, earning the […] [Read More]
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A Muse!

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The Housatonic Museum of Art is once again  delighted to bring forth a wonderful exhibition, the Housatonic Community College  (HCC) Faculty show - A Muse. Students and the public are invited to see the work of the HCC faculty firsthand during this annual show, held in the Burt Chernow Galleries of the Housatonic Museum of Art.  The Exhibition runs […] [Read More]
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Elmo LIVE!

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The Stamford Palace Theatre is thrilled to be opening their doors to audiences of all ages to present “Elmo Makes Music”. Tomorrow is the LAST day to be able to experience that joy of watching Sesame Street LIVE! The music teacher’s instruments have gone missing. Oh no! How will he be able to teach? Luckily, […] [Read More]
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Some Environmental Fun

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Do you have young ones at home dying to find a way to spend their time productively? Do you wish your kids knew more about our environment and cared more as well? With spring break on the horizon, you can engage your child in green activities at the Westport Historical Society. Starting Tuesday, April 15, kids […] [Read More]
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Celebrating a 125th Anniversary

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An exhibition of rare books and illustrations  has begun this spring in the Perkin Gallery at Pequot Library. Honoring both the Town of Fairfield’s 375th Anniversary and Pequot Library’s 125th anniversary year, Pages from Pequot: A Selection from the Special Collections is a Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of Pequot Library, will educate, enrich and […] [Read More]
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