Upcoming events

10
Feb
2017
Surrender to Small

February 10, 2017 - October 01, 2017, 12:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Does size matter? How does size limitation impact an artist's style and expression? Artists are asked to recalibrate their individuality and explore new possibilities through their small works.       ...


Read more Cost: Free
Call to Artists    |    See Description





03
Mar
2017
House of Her -Stefania Urist

March 03, 2017 - May 12, 2017, 12:00 am - 4:00 pm

@287 Gallery & Meeting Place, Danbury








05
Apr
2017
Hospice and palliative care talks at WCSU

April 05, 2017 , 1:30 pm

WCSU Midtown campus, Danbury

Cynthia Roy, president and CEO of Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, will present two talks as part of the Macricostas Lecture Series. The talks will be Wednesday, Apr 5 at 1:30 p.m. in Room 122 of...







23
Apr
2017
The Song of Mulan

April 23, 2017 11:00 am

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Ridgefield Academy Family Series
Partially underwritten by Books on the Common, South Salem Animal Hospital and Noah’s Ark Animal Hospital
Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre Have you...







23
Apr
2017
The Song of Mulan

April 23, 2017 2:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Ridgefield Academy Family Series
Partially underwritten by Books on the Common, South Salem Animal Hospital and Noah’s Ark Animal Hospital
Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre Have you...







23
Apr
2017
"Note On a Banana" by David Leite at Byrd's Books

April 23, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Byrd's Books, Bethel

Byrd’s Books welcomes back author David Leite in celebration of his new memoir, “Notes on a Banana: A Memoir of Food, Love, and Manic Depression”on Sunday April 23rd at 5:00pm (6:00pm light fare serve...


Read more Places left: 30    |    Cost: Free- registration required USD
Literature & Discussions    |    Byrd's Books





24
Apr
2017
National Theatre of London ENCORE in HD: Twelfth Night

April 24, 2017 6:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Craig's Fine Jewelry Encore in HD Series
National Theatre of London in HD: ENCORE SCREENING Tamsin Greig is Malvolia in a new twist on Shakespeare’s classic comedy of mistaken identity. A ship ...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: Ticket Price: $25 | Members & USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





25
Apr
2017
Buddy Guy

April 25, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Pepsi Rock Series Powered by xfinity SEVEN-TIME GRAMMY AWARD WINNER Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and a pioneer of Chicago’s fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the cit...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: Orchestra $110 | Mezzanine & B USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





26
Apr
2017
Author Talk, Silvermine, with Samuel Schmitt

April 26, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Ridgefield Library and Books on the Common present an Author Talk with Samuel Schmitt about his new book Silvermine (Arcadia Publishing). Straddling the towns of Norwalk, Wilton, and New Canaan is th...







26
Apr
2017
Indigo Girls

April 26, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Doyle Coffin Architecture Singer Songwriter Series
With special guest Dom Kelly of A Fragile Tomorrow With a legacy of releases and countless U.S. and international tours behind them, the Indigo...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: $70 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





27
Apr
2017
Violinist Rhett Price at WCSU

April 27, 2017 8:00 pm

WCSU Midtown campus, Danbury

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. Thursday Apr. 27 in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will fea...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Music    |    WCSU Midtown campus





28
Apr
2017
"Bent" by Martin Sherman

April 28, 2017 8:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

The Brookfield Theatre for the Arts presents "Bent" by Martin Sherman April 28 - May 13
Fri. & Sat. at 8PM on April 28, 29, May 5, 6, 12, 13
with a Sun. matinee on May 7 at 2PM
di...


Read more Places left: 135    |    Cost: $15-$20 USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





29
Apr
2017
Independent Bookstore Day at Byrd's Books

April 29, 2017 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Byrd's Books, Bethel

Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April.  Every store is unique and independent, and every party is ...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Literature & Discussions    |    Byrd's Books





30
Apr
2017
Ridgefield Folk with Joy Ike

April 30, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Born to Nigerian immigrants,  Joy Ike’s music, voice, and writing have drawn comparisons to female musicians such as Corinne Bailey Rae, Norah Jones, Regina Spektor, and Fiona Apple. But her percussiv...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Library





30
Apr
2017
Ridgefield BandJam 2017

April 30, 2017 4:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

The area's hottest musical competition known as BandJam 2017 will bring eight high-octane bands to compete at The Ridgefield Playhouse! A panel of celebrity judges – including singer/songwriter/produc...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: $20 ~ Student price: $15 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





02
May
2017
Generation Found

May 02, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

HamletHub Whole New You Series
Hearst Media Entertaining Conversation Speakers Series
Partially underwritten by Newport Academy, Insight Counseling LLC, Silver Hill Hospital, Ridgefield Prev...







02
May
2017
Generation Found

May 02, 2017 7:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Q&A with Jeff Reilly, producer and Emmy award winning filmmaker Greg Williams, award-winning documentary filmmaker Liz Jorgensen, Director of Insight Counseling, Ridgefield Car...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Film    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





02
May
2017
Lyme Madness with Lori Dennis

May 02, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Lyme Connection and the Ridgefield Library present an Author Talk with Lori Dennis who will discuss her memoir Lyme Madness: Rescuing My Son Down The Rabbit Hole of Chronic Lyme Disease .  Chronic Ly...







04
May
2017
Kevin Nealon at Ridgefield Playhouse

May 04, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Kevin Nealon sets himself apart from other comedic performers with his unique sense of humor, dry wit and likable demeanor. Nealon is best known for his nine-year stint as a cast member of NBC’s Satur...







05
May
2017
The Romantic Movement in Music with Conductor Eric Mahl

May 05, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Eric Mahl, Music Director of the Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra and Conductor of the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra, will explore the Romantic narrative in music using examples from Mozart, Beetho...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Library





05
May
2017
The Everly Brothers Experience

May 05, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

The Zmed Brothers bring a genuine and youthful Everly Brothers experience to the stage, performing all of their classic hits – “Bye, Bye Love,” “Wake Up Little Susie,” “When Will I Be Loved” and more!...


Read more Cost: $35 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





06
May
2017
The House at Pooh Corner

May 06, 2017 11:00 am

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Ridgefield Academy Family Series
Partially underwritten by Books on the Common, South Salem Animal Hospital and Noah’s Ark Animal Hospital
Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre







06
May
2017
The House at Pooh Corner

May 06, 2017 2:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Ridgefield Academy Family Series
Partially underwritten by Books on the Common, South Salem Animal Hospital and Noah’s Ark Animal Hospital
Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre







07
May
2017
Get the Scoop on the Greats: Brilliant Beethoven

May 07, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Music appreciation class for children (12 and up), teens and adults that is co-sponsored by the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra, Sharps and Flats Music Conservatory in Ridgefield and the Ridgefield Libr...


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Music    |    The Ridgefield Library





07
May
2017
Community Sing-a-long

May 07, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Join us for Sing It! - A Community Sing-a-long and celebration of classic folk and patriotic songs with singer songwriter gems from James Taylor, Carole King and the Beatles thrown in! The songs are i...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Library





10
May
2017
Robben Ford

May 10, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield



Read more Cost: $38.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





13
May
2017
Byrd’s Books celebrates the release of Gail Carson Levine’s latest book, “The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre” with the author on Saturday May 13th at 1:00pm.

May 13, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Byrd, Bethel

Byrd’s Books celebrates the release of Gail Carson Levine’s latest book, “The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre” with the author on Saturday May 13th at 1:00pm. About the book: In this compelling and thought-...


Read more Cost: Free USD
Literature & Discussions    |    Byrd





13
May
2017
Brews & BBQ featuring Spin Doctors

May 13, 2017 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

Brews & BBQ is back! Come out on Saturday, May 13th at Ives Concert Park in Danbury to celebrate the change of the seasons with the ultimate spring bash featuring BBQ, craft beer and live music fr...


Read more Cost: Advance tickets are $15. Ticke USD
General Entertainment    |    Ives Concert Park





22
May
2017
Preserving Plum Island for Future Generations with Chris Cryder

May 22, 2017 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Join us for a presentation on Plum Island, home to over 200 resident and migratory bird species, about a quarter of all birds known in the U.S., 57 of which are listed as in urgent need of conservatio...







25
May
2017
Author Talk, Lilli De Jong with Janet Benton

May 25, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Ridgefield native and founder of the long-standing high-school literary magazine Lodestar Janet Benton returns to Ridgefield to discuss LILLI DE JONG, her debut novel about a young Quaker woman who fi...







27
May
2017
Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra

May 27, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield



Read more Cost: $45.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





30
May
2017
Marijuana and Alcohol: Just the Facts Without the Fiction

May 30, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Join us for this parenting workshop presented by Alicia Farrell, Ph.D. and presented by Ridgefield Community Coalition Against Substance Abuse, Ridgefield Prevention Council and Ridgefield Library. Pa...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Networking    |    The Ridgefield Library





31
May
2017
Pink Martini

May 31, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield



Read more Cost: $67.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





02
Jun
2017
Paula Poundstone

June 02, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Say Hello to Emmy Award-winning comedian, author, and humorist, Paula Poundstone! Paula is currently a regular panelist on NPR’s widely popular weekly news quiz show, “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me,” where...







11
Jun
2017
Ridgefield Folk with Heather Maloney

June 11, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Ridgefield Library welcomes back Massachusetts-based singer/songwriter Heather Maloney. As a Signature Sounds artist, Maloney has toured nationally as a headliner and also in support of acts including...


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Music    |    The Ridgefield Library





17
Jun
2017
Exploring Your Family History with with Toni McKeen

June 17, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Join us for an in-depth, three-part genealogy program led by Toni McKeen. Saturday, June 17, 10 AM - Navigating the Ship’s Manifests  Take a really close look at ALL the information that these import...


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History    |    The Ridgefield Library





19
Jun
2017
Summer Camp Creation

June 19, 2017 - August 14, 2017, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Village Center for the Arts, New Milford

Village Center for the Arts Summer Camp Creation enrollment is now open!!  Visit our website and download the registration form - http://www.villagecenterarts.org/camps We offer a variety of camps t...







21
Jun
2017
Art and About: Field Trip to Grace Farms, New Canaan, CT

June 21, 2017 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

ARTrip to Grace Farms, New Canaan, CT  Limited to 15. There is a charge of $ 22.00 per person which includes entrance fee and boxed lunch. All will meet at the Grace Farms visitors desk at 10:15. Th...


Read more Places left: 15    |    Cost: 22.00 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Library





24
Jun
2017
Exploring Your Family History with with Toni McKeen

June 24, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Saturday, June 24, 10 AM - Becoming An American  Learn the valuable information naturalization records contain, who became naturalized and why, the three steps involved in the naturalization process, ...


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History    |    The Ridgefield Library





25
Jun
2017
Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot

June 25, 2017 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot will be rocking out on the Ives stage on Sunday, June 25, 2017. Doors open at 5pm and the show begins at 7pm.   BUY TICKETS HERE: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/ev...


Read more Cost: Tickets range from $29.50 to $ USD
Music    |    Ives Concert Park





27
Jun
2017
Author Talk with Mary Teicholz - Be Positive To A Plus

June 27, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Health and Wellness Author Talk with Mary Teicholz. Teicholz writes about her personal and courageous journey with cancer. The tremendous, overpowering, and life threatening beast in her life was bloo...







29
Jun
2017
Author Talk with Mary Simses

June 29, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

The Ridgefield Library and Books on the Common are co-sponsoring an author talk with Mary Simses about her new book, The Rules of Love & Grammar about a woman who finds love and closure, and redis...







10
Jul
2017
Make a Movie This Summer: Day Camp for Future Filmmakers

July 10, 2017 9:00 am

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield



Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: $250 deposit USD
Film    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





14
Jul
2017
Damn Yankees - the mega-hit musical comedy about America's favorite pasttime

July 14, 2017 12:00 am

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

"DAMN YANKEES"
Words and Music by RICHARD ADLER and JERRY ROSS
Book by GEORGE ABBOTT and DOUGLASS WALLOP
Based on the novel by Douglass Wallop "The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant"


Read more Places left: 135    |    Cost: $15-$20 USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





28
Aug
2017
Posters By Chris Plaisted

August 28, 2017 12:00 am

Danbury Public Library, Danbury

Posters By Chris Plaisted  At the Danbury Public Library, August 28th – October 20th 2017


Read more Cost: Free USD
Fine Arts    |    Danbury Public Library





28
Aug
2017
Beautiful Perseverance, Black and White Photography Collection by Stephanie Roseann Photography

August 28, 2017 - October 20, 2017, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

'The Gallery' at Danbury City Hall

I am pleased to invite you to attend my gallery collection that is being sponsored by the Accessible Art  Project, on display at Danbury City Hall "The Gallery" from August 28th - October 20th.  As ...


Read more Cost: Attendance is Complimentary USD
Fine Arts    |    'The Gallery' at Danbury City Hall





08
Sep
2017
Frost/Nixon

September 08, 2017 8:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

"Frost/Nixon" by Peter Morgan
Sept. 8 - 23
Fri. & Sat. at 8PM on Sept. 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23
and Sun., Sept. 17 at 2PM
directed by TBA
produced by Rebecca Pokorski


Read more Places left: 135    |    Cost: $15-$20 USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





27
Oct
2017
The Crucible - a staged reading

October 27, 2017 8:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

"The Crucible" by Arthur Miller
directed by Rebecca Pokorski

A Halloween staged reading of the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play.

"This exciting drama about the Puritan purge of...


Read more Places left: 135    |    Cost: Donation USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





03
Nov
2017
Noises Off!

November 03, 2017 8:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

"Noises Off" by Michael Frayn
Nov. 3 - 18
Fri. & Sat. at 8PM on Nov. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18
and Sun., Nov. 12 at 2PM
directed by Scott R. Brill
produced by Lou Okell


Read more Places left: 135    |    Cost: $15-$20 USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





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