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Author Jennifer Senior on Parenthood.

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Tomorrow night, the Westport Library is hosting, award-winning journalist and best-selling author of All Joy and no Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood, Jennifer Senior. On this promising evening, Senior will be talking about her book where she investigates the influence that children have on their parents. It certainly comes as no surprise that children […] [Read More]
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Elaine Stritch- Funnier Than Ever

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Tomorrow night, the Bijou Theater will be airing Shoot Me, a bold, hilarious and poignant portrait featuring the  uncompromising Tony and Emmy Award-winner, Elaine Stritch. Now in her late 80s, Broadway legend Elaine Stritch remains as ferociously funny as ever. In this unrated film, candid reflections about her life are punctuated with words from friends […] [Read More]
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Award-Winning Exhibits

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For the past few weeks the Rowayton Arts Center has been welcoming all crowds to the 35th Community-Sponsored Awards Exhibit. Please take the time today to come see the show before it closes! This exhibit features high-quality artwork in all media. Some of the work have been awarded prizes, such as the photograph “Legs” which […] [Read More]
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Andre Watts

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A much-honored artist who has played before royalty in Europe and heads of government in nations all over the world, Andre Watts will be performing tonight in a special event sponsored by The Stamford Symphony. André Watts burst upon the music world at the age of 16 when Leonard Bernstein chose him to make his […] [Read More]
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Grease Is The Word

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Casted in the movie Grease as “Johnny Casino and the Gamblers”, the group Sha Na Na performed six songs on the original Grease soundtrack. In fact, the smash hit ballad “Sandy,” sung by John Travolta, was co–written by Sha Na Na’s piano man, Screamin’ Scott Simon. Tonight ONLY Sha Na Na will be performing at the […] [Read More]
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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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