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Grandson of Jacque Costeau, Fabien, at the Martime Aquarium in Norwalk!

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Fabien Costeau is at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk tonight to share insights and experiences at this special lecture.  He will also describe his next scientific adventure – an attempt to do something his famous grandfather never did: stay underwater for 31 straight days.  This spring, Cousteau will lead an exploration named Mission 31 that […] [Read More]
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At the Avon Theatre, a thrilling portrait of the most gifted ballet stars of tomorrow

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This evening, the Avon Theatre & the Ballet School of Stamford presents the documentary film, “First Position,” with a post film question and answer session with the Ballet School of Stamford Instructor, Flavio Salzar, who is featured in the film. “First Position” explores the journey of the dancers at the Youth America Grand Prix, one […] [Read More]
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Half the Sky – A Very Important Document

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Showing Tonight at the North Branch of the Bridgeport Public Library, “Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide” is film shot in 10 countries: Cambodia, Kenya, India, Sierra Leone, Somaliland, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Liberia and the U.S. This important documentary introduces women and girls who are living under some of the most […] [Read More]
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Connecticut Ballet Presents Tom Sawyer

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This saturday afternoon, bring the family to to Ridgefield to follow the adventures of Tom, Huck, Becky and Injun Joe in Mark Twain’s famous story written right here in Connecticut and danced by the state’s professional ballet company! A perfect intro to story ballet for ages 4-14. A tale of a mischievous boy and his […] [Read More]
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At the Avon Theatre – A Legends of Rock Program Featuring Chicago

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Come to the iconic Avon Theatre in Stamford Wednesday night for another “Legends Of Rock” program presented by Musical Archivist Bill Shelley. With a montage of rare clips, Shelley puts on a tribute to the American rock band The Chicago Transit Authority, who reinvented rock with the addition of horns and a big band sound. […] [Read More]
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Sewing as Creative Inspiration

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 Pins & Needles explores a variety of subjects, including memory, mapping, beauty, nature, pleasure, loss, pain, absence and presence, poetry, scripture and spirituality. Pins and needles are the humble tools long associated with sewing and spinning which continues to be an essential part of women’s domestic and industrial labor. Curator Suzan Shutan has brought together 10 women artists […] [Read More]
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Hip Hop Dimensions – Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion Through Dance!

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Celebrate Martin Luther Kind Day this year with performances by Connecticut’s Arts for Learning Hip Hop Dimensions at the Bruce Museum. This is a diverse collection of dancers with raw talent in Hip Hop and Break Dancing. While electrifying audiences, they inspire youth to think of dancing as a positive outlet for artistic expression. Audiences are […] [Read More]
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Letter as Recipes for Life

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Sunday afternoon at the Westport Library, join local author Nina Sankovitch (Tolstoy and the Purple Chair: My Year of Magical Reading) for a discussion on the art and value of letter-writing, using the letters of Julia Child and her husband Paul as an example. Nina’s next book, Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Celebrating the Joys of Letter […] [Read More]
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