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3rd Annual Silvermine ArtsFest

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This Saturday, August 10th, come stroll the grounds and Sculpture Walk, and enjoy A Tale of Two Nations featuring Maracatu Nação Estrela Brilhante and Nation Beat, a combination of contemporary percussion with the music and dance of one of Brazil’s oldest and most respected music groups. Part music group, part Carnival, part dancing parade, Estrela […] [Read More]
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Westport Historical Society Presents: Kayak To Cockenoe

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Cockenoe is a small but environmentally important island, and on Saturday, August 10, you can visit it with the Westport Historical Society and learn about the migratory birds that nest there. You’ll also learn about the ecological benefit to Long Island Sound of maintaining clean watersheds. There’s even an aerobic benefit. You’ll travel the one-mile […] [Read More]
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Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys

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This Friday as a part of the RiverSwing series, the Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts presents an exciting and free concert: Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys! The 2013 Grammy Award Winner Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys make sweet Cajun music together: music steeped in the French heritage of southwestern Louisiana and driven […] [Read More]
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Emily Danger Band

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This Friday at the Bijou Theatre, come check out indie rock sensation “The Emily Danger Band” Emily Danger pushes the definition of indie rock while providing a one-of-a-kind listening experience. The world has yet to be exposed to music so richly unique and layered with talent.” (“Lemonade Magazine”). Emily Danger is a dark cabaret rock […] [Read More]
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WORKSHOP: The Figure And The Monotype

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Join the Center For Contemporary Printmaking on Wednesday for this 1/2-day workshop with monitor Nomi Silverman. Participants in this class work from the model, using printing inks and paper in much the same way as Degas worked. Subsequent reworked impressions can also be pulled to achieve depth of color, or as Degas frequently did, a […] [Read More]
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Curtain Call’s Summer Youth Theatre Presents Into The Woods

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Starting Tuesday at the Kewskin Theatre, Curtain Call Inc. presents “Into the Woods”. Curtain Call’s Summer Youth Theatre celebrates its 23rd summer with this famed musical that intertwines characters and stories from the Brothers Grimm, featuring a cast of talented young performers high school to age twenty-one. The musical intertwines the plots of several Brothers […] [Read More]
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Pure Prairie League

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Tomorrow at the Fairfield Theatre Company, come enjoy the musical genius of rock legends, the Pure Prairie League. Pure Prairie League is one of the earliest and most successful country rock bands in history. Pure Prairie League and The Eagles are the two groups most often credited with bringing the country rock genre to a […] [Read More]
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Whose Barn Is It Anyway?

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The always hilarious Role in the Hay Players are back for their popular comedy night, Whose Barn Is It Anyway, at the Ridgefield Theater Barn, Saturday, August 3rd, at 8pm. Featuring Cheryl Boyd, Pamme Jones, Wayne Leiss, Melissa Power, Mary Shuldman, and Rick Hodder, the group’s director and coach, the players are returning to provide […] [Read More]
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Mikata

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As a part of the RiverSwing Series, come check out an incredible concert that is both free and entertaining as Mikata comes to the Levitt Pavilion For The Performing Arts tomorrow night. Mikata has been delighting audiences around the USA, in Canada and abroad for the past twenty years. Recipient of the New Haven Arts […] [Read More]
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WORKSHOP: Photo Lithography, An Introduction

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Join the Center For Contemporary Printmaking for this 3-day workshop with artist/educator Carolyn Muskat. In this workshop, participants explore the possibilities of photo litho! Using computer based positive films and hand-drawn images on mylar. Basic exposure and development of photo-litho plates and printing will be covered. This workshop includes registration, paper prep, and printing methods, […] [Read More]
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