Upcoming events

15
Jun
2015
"alloy & abstraction" Sculptures in metal, wood and stone by Chris Plaisted

June 15, 2015 - August 13, 2015, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

YMCA ESCAPE to the Arts, Danbury

Opening Reception June 19th 6:00 PM - 8 P.M. June 15 - Aug 13  Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    YMCA ESCAPE to the Arts





22
Jun
2015
Summer Camp Creations 2015 - Full day camp

June 22, 2015 - August 17, 2015, 12:00 am - 6:00 pm

Village Center for the Arts, New Milford

This is a week-long, 9am - 4pm program. (Offered: 8 full day weekly camps. *Some camps allow continuing VCA students up to age 17)   Campers focus on one large project, listed below, that will ...


Read more Cost: See website USD
Children & Family    |    Village Center for the Arts





22
Jun
2015
Summer Camp Creations 2015 - Half day Ages 3-6

June 22, 2015 - August 17, 2015, 12:00 am - 6:00 pm

Village Center for the Arts, New Milford

  HALF DAY AGES 3-6   Each week will consist of projects related to the theme of the week and include story and snack time. Parents should remember that we use all sorts of materials. Campers s...


Read more Cost: See website USD
Children & Family    |    Village Center for the Arts





06
Jul
2015
ESCAPE to the Arts Summer Arts Program

July 06, 2015 - August 14, 2015, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

YMCA ESCAPE to the Arts, Danbury

ESCAPE TO THE ARTS 
SUMMER PROGRAM
Welcome! 
PROGRAM DETAILS! Forms You Will Need: ● Registration Form
● Health Form
● Lunch Menu 
● Scholarship Application Th...


Read more Cost: See description USD
Children & Family    |    YMCA ESCAPE to the Arts





08
Jul
2015
Adult Mixed Media Classes

July 08, 2015 - August 19, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Join us for this 8 week session using the medium of your choice:  Drawing, Watercolors, Oils, Pastels or Acrylics, or try a couple of them!  All materials are included in class fee. Instruction is giv...


Read more Cost: $245 USD
Creative Workshops    |    The Art Spot





17
Jul
2015
Company

July 17, 2015 - August 08, 2015, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
book by George Furth Originally Produced & Directed on Broadway by Harold Prince
Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick Show Dates: July 17 - Aug. 8...


Read more Cost: $20 / $15 student USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





24
Jul
2015
Juried Photography Show

July 24, 2015 - August 01, 2015, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Trinity Episcopal Church, Salisbury

Go to :  www.trinitylimerock.org See under Art show Information for details........


Read more Cost: Free USD
Call to Artists    |    Trinity Episcopal Church





27
Jul
2015
Photography

July 27, 2015 - July 31, 2015, 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Ridgefield Guild of Artists, Ridgefield

Classes are filling up quickly!   For registration and more information, click here! Photography INSTRUCTOR: Zoe Isaac Rousseau WEEK 5: AM/PM Ages 9-14 Has your child expressed an interest in ph...


Read more Cost: See description USD
Children & Family    |    Ridgefield Guild of Artists





27
Jul
2015
Murals For Kids

July 27, 2015 - July 31, 2015, 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Ridgefield Guild of Artists, Ridgefield

Classes are filling up quickly!   For registration and more information, click here! Murals For Kids INSTRUCTOR: Vic DeMasi WEEK 5: AM/PM Full Day Session Ages 8-16 Campers will investigate the ...


Read more Cost: See description USD
Children & Family    |    Ridgefield Guild of Artists





27
Jul
2015
Summer Art Camp Pastel Still Life OR International Fine Art Frolics

July 27, 2015 - July 31, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose Chalk Pastel Still Life for 7-18 year olds OR International Fine Art Frolics for 4-7 year olds. Chalk Pastel Still Life                                                                         ...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





27
Jul
2015
Summer Art Camp Animal Painting Week OR Fashion Design

July 27, 2015 - July 31, 2015, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose EITHER Animal Painting Week OR Fashion Design for 7-18 year olds. Animal Week Let your wild side out in acrylics or watercolors – jungle animals, pet portraits, zoo animals or whatever anima...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





29
Jul
2015
"Sinatra and Me: The Very Good Years": Author Talk

July 29, 2015 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Danbury Library, Danbury

Join Pulitzer-nominated writer Franz Douskey in a discussion of his book "Sinatra and Me: The Very Good Years."   He’ll talk about fascinating stories from Tony Consiglio, Sinatra’s closest friend.  ...







29
Jul
2015
The English Beat

July 29, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield


Dave Wakeling and his all-star ska backing band are bringing The Beat to Ridgefield with “Mirror in the Bathroom,” “Save it for Later...


Read more Cost: $40 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





31
Jul
2015
CONNECTICUT BALLET SUMMER DANCE CARAVAN 2015

July 31, 2015 6:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

  Gates open 5:30 p.m.  6 p.m. free dance class / 7:30 p.m. performance
Tickets: $10 / $5 for children under 12 Where: Ives Concert Park, 43 Lake Ave. Ext. Danbury, CT 06811  “Classics to Con...


Read more Cost: GA: $10 Kids 12 and Under: $5 USD
Dance    |    Ives Concert Park





31
Jul
2015
The Met Opera in HD SUMMER ENCORE: Lehar's The Merry Widow

July 31, 2015 7:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Renée Fleming stars in Susan Stroman’s new production of Lehár’s beloved operetta, opposite Kelli O’Hara and Nathan Gunn. Sir Andrew Davis conducts.    Click Here For Information   Contact Paloma ...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Ticket Price $25 | Members & S USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





31
Jul
2015
CONNECTICUT BALLET SUMMER DANCE CARAVAN

July 31, 2015 7:30 pm

Ives Concert Park

As part of the Newtown Savings Bank Fine Arts & Family Series, WCSU Ives Concert Park will host the Connecticut Ballet's Summer Dance Caravan 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at Ives Concert Park, 43 Lake Ave. E...


Read more Cost: 10.00 USD
Dance    |    Ives Concert Park





31
Jul
2015
Whose Barn Is It Anyway, July 31

July 31, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Theater Barn, Ridgefield

The Role in the Hay Players are back to lift you out of the dogs days of summer with their popular comedy night, Whose Barn Is It Anyway, at the Ridgefield Theater Barn, Friday, July 31, at 8pm.  Feat...


Read more Cost: $25 USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Theater Barn





01
Aug
2015
FAMILY DAY AT LAKE COMPOUNCE

August 01, 2015 11:00 am

Lake Compounce

WCSU alumni, faculty and staff are invited to attend "Family Day" at Lake Compounce, 822 Lake Ave. in Bristol. A $40  ticket will include admission to the park, parking and a catered lunch from noon t...


Read more Cost: 40.00 USD
General Entertainment    |    Lake Compounce





01
Aug
2015
LIVE AT THE IVES: NO GIMMICK MUSIC FESTIVAL

August 01, 2015 5:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

The WCSU WXCI-FM Concert Series will continue at 6 p.m. (gates at 5 p.m.) with "Live at the Ives: No Gimmick Music Festival," an evening featuring more than 16 of the best unsigned R&B artists in ...


Read more Cost: 10.00 USD
Fine Arts    |    Ives Concert Park





02
Aug
2015
LITERARY READING

August 02, 2015 7:00 pm

WCSU Westside campus, Danbury

The WCSU Master of Fine Arts in Creative and Professional Writing program will present readings by recent graduate Cara Petitti and M.F.A. mentor Dan Pope at 7 p.m. in Room 218 of the Westside Classro...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    WCSU Westside campus





03
Aug
2015
Cartooning

August 03, 2015 - August 07, 2015, 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Ridgefield Guild of Artists, Ridgefield

Classes are filling up quickly!   For registration and more information, click here! Cartooning INSTRUCTOR: Yedi Fresh WEEK FOUR: AM/PM Session Ages 8-16 Join Yedi Fresh aka the Cool Yedi, in ca...


Read more Cost: See description USD
Children & Family    |    Ridgefield Guild of Artists





03
Aug
2015
Summer Art Camp Painting-Real to Abstract OR Cartooning

August 03, 2015 - August 07, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose EITHER Painting-Real to Abstract OR Cartooning for 7-18 year olds. Cartooning Learn to tag, ink, write, make story boards!  Character creation is yours as you make your own carton cel and cre...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





03
Aug
2015
Summer Art Camp Mixed Media OR Fine Art Frolics

August 03, 2015 - August 07, 2015, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose Mixed Media for 7-18 year olds OR Fine Art Frolics for 4-7 year olds. Mixed Media Work with a bit of everything - draw, paint, sculpt, & print!  All these exciting projects reinforce the...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





04
Aug
2015
LITERARY READING

August 04, 2015 7:00 pm

WCSU Westside campus, Danbury

The WCSU Master of Fine Arts in Creative and Professional Writing program will present a reading by Mardi Jo Link, winner of the 2014 Housatonic Book Award for Creative Nonfiction, at 7 p.m. in Room 2...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    WCSU Westside campus





05
Aug
2015
LITERARY READING

August 05, 2015 7:00 pm

TBA

The WCSU Master of Fine Arts in Creative and Professional Writing program will present a reading by A.B. Westrick, winner of the 2014 Housatonic Book Award in Writing for Young Adults and Middle Grade...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts





05
Aug
2015
Donavon Frankenreiter

August 05, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

A former pro surfer from Kauai, Frankenreiter became the protégé of Jack Johnson in his teens.  His freewheeling music gravitates toward instruments like slack key guitar, lap steel, and ukulele creat...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $38 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





07
Aug
2015
The Met Opera in HD SUMMER ENCORE: Verdi's Aida

August 07, 2015 6:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

This grandest of grand operas features an epic backdrop for what is in essence an intimate love story. Set in ancient Egypt and packed with magnificent choruses, complex ensembles, and elaborate balle...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Ticket Price $25 | Members & S USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





07
Aug
2015
Celebrate The Music of BB King and Ray Charles

August 07, 2015 8:00 pm

The Palace Theatre Danbury

The thrill is gone... but their music lives on.  Get ready to celebrate the music of BB KING and RAY CHARLES in an unforgettable night of Rock & Roll & Blues & Soul at Danbury’s historic ...


Read more Cost: $40 USD
Music    |    The Palace Theatre Danbury





08
Aug
2015
REGGAE FESTIVAL

August 08, 2015 1:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

As part of the Summer Concert Series, "The Fourth Annual Westside Reggae Festival" will be at Ives Concert Park on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Gates will open at 1 p.m...


Read more Cost: 25.00 USD
Fine Arts    |    Ives Concert Park





08
Aug
2015
4th Annual Westside Reggae Festival 2015

August 08, 2015 1:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

Where: Ives Concert Park, 43 Lake Avenue Extension, Danbury, CT When: Saturday, August 8, 2015 Time: Starts at 1:00 pm Tickets: Varies from $25 - $45 Purchase tickets at : http://www.etix.com/tick...


Read more Cost: Varies $25-$45 USD
Music    |    Ives Concert Park





08
Aug
2015
A Night of Comedy Headliners

August 08, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

An uproarious night of comedy with husband and wife Rich Vos and Bonnie McFarlane!  Best known from "Opie and Anthony" and NBC’s hit reality show “Last Comic Standing,” Vos pulls no punches with his u...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $37 USD
General Entertainment    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





09
Aug
2015
ECUADORIAN FESTIVAL

August 09, 2015 10:00 am

Ives Concert Park

The Ecuadorian Festival, a daylong family event, will be from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Ives Concert Park on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Tickets can be purchased at the gat...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    Ives Concert Park





09
Aug
2015
60 Minutes Around the World with the Karkowska Sisters

August 09, 2015 2:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

"60 Minutes Around the World" with the Karkowska Sisters Duo will take the audience on a breathtaking journey-adventure around the world with a healthy dose of humor and an amazing program of the most...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Library





09
Aug
2015
Boz Scaggs

August 09, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Boz Scaggs is best known as famed guitarist and lead singer of the Steve Miller Band in the 60’s and his solo career which led to many Top 20 hit singles, many of which came off of his five time multi...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Gold Circle Meet & Greet $175 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





10
Aug
2015
Summer Art Camp Leather Crafting OR Polymer Clay

August 10, 2015 - August 14, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose EITHER Leather Crafting OR Polymer Clay for 7-18 year olds. Leather Crafting  Unique camp offering a chance to work both with 2D and 3D leather projects.  Sketch your designs and then fabric...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





10
Aug
2015
Summer Art Camp Fashion Design OR International Mixed Media

August 10, 2015 - August 14, 2015, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose EITHER Fashion Design OR International Mixed Media for 7-18 year olds. Fashion Design  Design your own collections!!Learn the exciting ins and outs of the Fashion industry while working with...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





11
Aug
2015
CreativeGround Webinar Series

August 11, 2015 1:00 pm

Webinar

CREATIVEGROUND WEBINAR SERIES Allie Fiske CreativeGround Website Administrator Second Tuesday of Every Month
1:00 - 1:45pm Dig into CreativeG...


Read more Cost: Free
Workshops for Creative Professionals    |    Webinar    |    Recurring set





12
Aug
2015
Rickie Lee Jones

August 12, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

She’s a two-time Grammy winner who wows audiences with her charismatic, soul-tinged live performances.  Don’t miss a night of pop-rock musical storytelling and hits such as “Chuck E.’s in Love,” “We B...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $47.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





13
Aug
2015
Lecture, "Give It a Rest" : A Brief Survey of the Literary Portrayal of Sloth with Dr. Mark Schenker

August 13, 2015 7:00 pm

The Aldrich Contemporary Museum, Ridgefield

Mark Schenker, Dean of Academic Affairs in Yale College, will speak about depictions of Sloth in literature from Ancient Greece through the Middle Ages to the 20th century. Dean Schenker will touch up...







13
Aug
2015
JEFFERSON STARSHIP & JAZZ IS DEAD

August 13, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

With QUICKSILVER “HAPPY TRAILS,” TOM CONSTANTEN & DAN HEALY Jefferson Starship performs the music of Jefferson Airplane
 Jazz is Dead – reforms after 10 year hiatus to perform music of Grateful D...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Gold Circle VIP Meet and Greet USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





15
Aug
2015
Photography Talk and Walk with Chris Burke

August 15, 2015 10:00 am

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

A conversation with photographer Chris Burke at the Ridgefield Library followed by a walk at the Garden of Ideas. Join Joseph Keller of the Garden of Ideas as he chats with master photographer Chris ...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Library





15
Aug
2015
Shakespeare on the Green: The Tempest

August 15, 2015 12:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Shakespeare on the Green and Green Expo
A FREE outdoor performance by Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival and Expo with the Green Community Directed by Jim Calder
Produced and performed by H...


Read more Cost: Free-limited first come first USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





15
Aug
2015
BEATLES MUSIC FESTIVAL

August 15, 2015 12:00 pm

Ives Concert Park

As part of the Newtown Savings Bank Fine Arts & Family Series, Ives Concert Park will host the "Danbury Fields Forever Beatles Music Festival" at noon at Ives Concert Park on the WCSU Westside cam...


Read more Cost: 25.00 USD
Music    |    Ives Concert Park





15
Aug
2015
Festival Cubano Featuring Chuchito Valdés Quartet

August 15, 2015 5:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Produced with the Luce Group Palm Bay International World Beat Series &
109 Cheese and Wine Art, Wine and Jazz series Includes a wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay International, Specialty R...


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





16
Aug
2015
Galactic

August 16, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

GALACTIC cut their teeth playing the biggest party in America -- Mardi Gras!  Inspired by local legends such as Professor Longhair and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the band includes Ben Ellman (harps a...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $38 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





17
Aug
2015
Summer Art Camp BIG Painting OR International Fine Art Frolics

August 17, 2015 - August 21, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose BIG Painting for 7-18 year olds OR International Fine Art Frolics for 4-7 year olds.  “BIG” Painting  WOW - ever think about making a much bigger than life painting? You will laugh a lot as ...


Read more Cost: $200 USD
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





17
Aug
2015
Summer Art Camp Cartooning OR Classical Painting with Oils or Watercolor

August 17, 2015 - August 21, 2015, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Art Spot, Danbury

Choose EITHER Cartooning OR Classical Painting with Oils or Watercolor for 7-18 year olds. Cartooning Learn to tag, ink, write, make story boards!  Character creation is yours as you make your own c...


Read more Cost: Free
Children & Family    |    The Art Spot





21
Aug
2015
Tomaselli's Newest Photos in "Art Walk Ridgefield"

August 21, 2015 - September 12, 2015, 5:00 pm - 12:00 pm

109 Cheese & Wine, Ridgefield

Tara Tomaselli will be an exhibiting artist in Art Walk Ridgefield coordinated by the Ridgefield Guild of Artists, where the streets of downtown Ridgefield turn into a strolling art gallery. From Augu...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    109 Cheese & Wine





21
Aug
2015
PICKIN' AT THE IVES

August 21, 2015 6:30 pm

Ives Concert Park

As part of the Newtown Savings Bank Fine Arts & Family Series, Ives Concert Park will present "Pickin' at The Ives" featuring Michael Daves and Tony Trischka at 6:30 p.m. at Ives Concert Park on t...


Read more Cost: 20.00 USD
Music    |    Ives Concert Park





21
Aug
2015
Frank Caliendo

August 21, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

With Special Guest George Kanter Clark Construction Comedy Series It’s Comedian / Actor / Impressionist Frank Caliendo at The Playhouse!  Known for "dead on" impressions of famous actors (like Al P...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $65 USD
General Entertainment    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





22
Aug
2015
The Cast of Beatlemania

August 22, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

This show will take both old and new BEATLES fans straight to the era when the Fab Four ruled the world of rock n’ roll!  The "Cast" of Beatlemania recreates the sights and sounds of The BEATLES so fa...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $47.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





22
Aug
2015
Danbury Arts In Action's Monthly Coffee House

August 22, 2015 - August 23, 2015, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A Common Ground, Danbury

Danbury Arts In Action's Monthly Coffee House and Open Mic Come to downtown Danbury for an evening of good music, good people and yummy snacks! Open Mic starts at 8:00 and this month's featured arti...


Read more Cost: Free
Music    |    A Common Ground





23
Aug
2015
Jamie Lynn Spears

August 23, 2015 , 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

At 23 years-old Jamie Lynn Spears is already a seasoned entertainment veteran. After five years focused on raising her daughter, Maddie, the Kentwood, LA native is back in the spotlight with a sound a...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $35 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





24
Aug
2015
"Coastal Color" Photographs by Tara Tomaselli

August 24, 2015 - October 29, 2015, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visual Impact LLC, Danbury

Coastal Color, an exhibition of photographs by Tara Tomaselli, will be on display from August 24th through October 29th at Visual Impact, 12 Finance Drive, Danbury. The exhibit will introduce new coas...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    Visual Impact LLC





24
Aug
2015
Shared Worlds art show

August 24, 2015 - October 31, 2015, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Danbury Library, Danbury

Culture is a constantly shifting collection of shared knowledge and experience.  Art and literature are a major way that culture is both transmitted and transformed.  But it is not one monumental, uni...


Read more Cost: Free
Fine Arts    |    Danbury Library





26
Aug
2015
Eric Burdon and The Animals & Edgar Winter Band



August 26, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Two iconic rockers unite for an incredible night of rock and blues!  Eric Burdon’s powerful vocals can be heard on the Animal’s singles “The House of the Rising Sun,” “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood,” ...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $90 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





30
Aug
2015
Bernie Williams & Friends Charity Softball game and Performance

August 30, 2015 1:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

From Centerfield to Center Stage!  Bernie Williams, the New York Yankees center fielder for 16 years, is best known for his long and storied career in pinstripes – a career that includes four World Se...


Read more Cost: Range $20-$90 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





02
Sep
2015
The FIXX

September 02, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Beautiful Friction, the band’s tenth album studio album, finds The Fixx sharper than ever.  Not sixty seconds into Beautiful Friction and it is clear; the haunting guitar of Jamie West-Oram, expressiv...


Read more Cost: $38 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





03
Sep
2015
Exhibition, Works Inspired by Proust by Suzanne Benton

September 03, 2015 10:00 am

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Suzanne Benton's Proust-inspired works of art will be on view in the Ridgefield Library's Lower Level Gallery from September 3 through October 9th.  Artist Suzanne Benton will also present an illustra...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Library





08
Sep
2015
CreativeGround Webinar Series

September 08, 2015 1:00 pm

Webinar

CREATIVEGROUND WEBINAR SERIES Allie Fiske CreativeGround Website Administrator Second Tuesday of Every Month
1:00 - 1:45pm Dig into CreativeG...


Read more Cost: Free
Workshops for Creative Professionals    |    Webinar    |    Recurring set





09
Sep
2015
Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters

September 09, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Billy Bob Thornton may be an Academy Award winning writer, director, and actor but he’s also an accomplished musician.  Along with his band The Boxmasters, Billy Bob has released a new studio album ca...


Read more Cost: $60 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





10
Sep
2015
Author Talk: Betty Jones: The Music in my Life with Doug Jones

September 10, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Doug Jones will discuss The Music In My Life, the autobiography of his wife of over 60 years, the opera singer Betty Jones.   This powerful memoir tells of Betty Jones' fascinating life.  Betty was b...







10
Sep
2015
Colin Quinn

September 10, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Colin Quinn has noticed a trend during his decades on the road-that Americans' increasing political correctness and sensitivity have forced us to tiptoe around the subjects of race and ethnicity altog...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $50 USD
General Entertainment    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





11
Sep
2015
Gedeon Luke & The People

September 11, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

With hits like “Lend Me Your Sunshine,” “Echoes,” and “Electric Playground” – it’s a foot stomping, big band experiences filled with vibrant, funky, passionate soul!  The music of the 70s that stirs y...


Read more Cost: $20 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





12
Sep
2015
Donny Osmond at the Ridgefield Playhouse

September 12, 2015 5:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

  Donny Osmond and his brothers gained fame as teen idols with hits such as “Yo-Yo,” “One Bad Apple,” “Down By the Lazy River,” “Puppy Love,” and “Go Away Little Girl.”  This year Donny Osmond celebr...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Orchestra: $125 Balcony and M USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





12
Sep
2015
Donny Osmond at the Ridgefield Playhouse

September 12, 2015 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Donny Osmond and his brothers gained fame as teen idols with hits such as “Yo-Yo,” “One Bad Apple,” “Down By the Lazy River,” “Puppy Love,” and “Go Away Little Girl.”  This year Donny Osmond celebrate...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Orchestra: $125 Balcony and M USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





13
Sep
2015
Reimagining Benny Goodman featuring Oran Etkin

September 13, 2015 1:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

As 2015 marks the 80th anniversary of Benny Goodman's famous Palomar concert that started the “Swing Era,” Oran Etkin brings together Steve Nelson, Matt Wilson, and Sullivan Fortner for a creative hom...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Strudent: $25 Adult: $35 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





13
Sep
2015
Reimagining Benny Goodman featuring Oran Etkin

September 13, 2015 1:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

As 2015 marks the 80th anniversary of Benny Goodman's famous Palomar concert that started the “Swing Era,” Oran Etkin brings together Steve Nelson, Matt Wilson, and Sullivan Fortner for a creative hom...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Strudent: $25 Adult: $35 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





18
Sep
2015
TheatreWorks New Milford presents: Leading Ladies

September 18, 2015 8:00 pm

TheatreWorks New Milford, New Milford

Leading Ladies: From the author of Lend Me a Tenor and Moon Over Buffalo comes LEADING LADIES, an outrageous new comedy. Jack and Leo are two English Shakespearean actors who are so down on their luck...


Read more Cost: $23.00 ($18.00 for students an USD
Theatre    |    TheatreWorks New Milford





18
Sep
2015
Chazz Palminteri: A Bronx Tale

September 18, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Direct from Broadway, Chazz Palminteri performs his one-man stage version of the critically acclaimed film A Bronx Tale. Based on his childhood memories of working men and gangsters in the Italian-Ame...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $85 USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





18
Sep
2015
Steel Magnolias

September 18, 2015 - October 03, 2015, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Brookfield Theatre, Brookfield

Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling Sept. 18 - Oct. 3 directed by Thomas Sheehan produced by Desi • Lou STARRING: Marilyn Olsen, Amber Mason, Kristin Hoose, Rebekah Derrick, Katy Ann Milano, and Mo...


Read more Cost: $20 / $15 student USD
Theatre    |    Brookfield Theatre





19
Sep
2015
Street Beat at the Ridgefield Playhouse

September 19, 2015 4:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

STREET BEAT is a kinetic, maximum energy explosion of urban rhythm and dance, utilizing junk, household items and found objects for drums and percussion and featuring the pinnacle of modern “street” c...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Tickets: Adult $37 ~ Child $25 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





19
Sep
2015
Street Beat at the Ridgefield Playhouse

September 19, 2015 7:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

STREET BEAT is a kinetic, maximum energy explosion of urban rhythm and dance, utilizing junk, household items and found objects for drums and percussion and featuring the pinnacle of modern “street” c...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Adult $37 ~ Child $25 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





20
Sep
2015
ARTalk: From Paintings in Proust with Suzanne Benton

September 20, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Suzanne Benton's Proust-inspired works of art will be on view in the Lower Level Gallery from September 3 through October 9th.  Artist Suzanne Benton will also present an illustrated ARTalk on Sunday ...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Fine Arts    |    The Ridgefield Library





20
Sep
2015
The Charlie Daniels Band at the Ridgefield Playhouse

September 20, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

A leading force in southern rock and country music, Daniels and his band returns to Ridgefield with their classic hits such as "The Devil Went Down to Georgia," "Uneasy Rider" and "Long Haired Country...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: Orchestra: $110 Balcony and M USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





23
Sep
2015
Craig Ferguson: The New Deal Tour

September 23, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Craig Ferguson entered the world of late night comedy following a diverse and eclectic career that encompasses film, television and the stage. In 2014, Ferguson concluded his nine-year run as the host...







24
Sep
2015
New Riders of the Purple Sage

September 24, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Created by Jerry Garcia and singer Dave Nelson as a Grateful Dead spin-off, NRPS also included Phil Lesh and Mickey Hart. Their first gold record 'The Adventures of Panama Red' was at the forefront of...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $37.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





25
Sep
2015
Ridgefield Writers Conference Reception and Readings

September 25, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Now in its third year, the 2015 Ridgefield Writers Conference is pleased to announce Lary Bloom as the Saturday keynote speaker for this expanded event, which begins the evening of Friday, 9/25, with ...







25
Sep
2015
Pilobolus

September 25, 2015 7:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Founded in 1971 as an avant-garde dance company by Dartmouth College students, Pilobolus has become an international entertainment brand featured on the likes of Oprah, Late Night with Conan O’Brien a...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $50 USD
Dance    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





26
Sep
2015
Ridgefield Writers Conference

September 26, 2015 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

About the Conference:
Now in its third year, the 2015 Ridgefield Writers Conference is pleased to announce Lary Bloom as the Saturday keynote speaker for this expanded event, which begins the eve...







26
Sep
2015
Gilbert Gottfried at the Ridgefield Playhouse

September 26, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried never shies away from sensitive material and has been called the king of inappropriate humor.  He’s one of the most sought-after comedians and regularly performs live to sol...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $40 USD
General Entertainment    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





27
Sep
2015
The Spirit of Michael

September 27, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

A stunning multi-media tribute to the “King of Pop’s” life and legacy!  Lasers, large screen video projection and 50,000 watts of awesome sound will take fans of all ages on a journey that captures th...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $47.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





29
Sep
2015
Roger Waters The Wall

September 29, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Join us for an event featuring the incredible concert performance of his iconic album, The Wall, with this highly anticipated music film event–  an immersive concert experience of the classic Pink Flo...


Read more Cost: $15 USD
Film    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





30
Sep
2015
Author Talk: The Hidden History of Ridgefield, Connecticut with Jack Sanders

September 30, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Books on the Common and Ridgefield Library are pleased to present Ridgefield's own Jack Sanders, who will discuss his new book Hidden History of Ridgefield Connecticut (release date August 10, 2015.) ...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
History    |    The Ridgefield Library





30
Sep
2015
Ballet Folklorico de Mexico

September 30, 2015 7:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

For six decades Ballet Folklórico de México has brought Mexican history and culture to stages around the world. Come see exquisite folk dances accompanied by a traditional mariachi band and colorful c...


Read more Places left: 500    |    Cost: $60 USD
Dance    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





04
Oct
2015
Performance, To Whom I May Concern

October 04, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

To Whom I May Concern is an interactive theater program designed to give voice to people who have recently been diagnosed with a progressive brain illness such as Alzheimer’s disease. Using their own ...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Library





06
Oct
2015
CreativeGround Webinar Series

October 06, 2015 1:00 pm

Webinar

CREATIVEGROUND WEBINAR SERIES Allie Fiske CreativeGround Website Administrator Second Tuesday of Every Month
1:00 - 1:45pm Dig into CreativeG...


Read more Cost: Free
Workshops for Creative Professionals    |    Webinar    |    Recurring set





13
Oct
2015
Author Talk with Rachel Basch and Chris Belden

October 13, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Join us for an evening of literary fiction as two local authors, Chris Belden and Rachel Basch, read excerpts from their new novels.  Rachel Basch is the author of The Passion of Reverend Nash (named...







13
Oct
2015
The Zombies

October 13, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

The Zombies were the second UK group following the Beatles to score a #1 hit in America – and they ruled the 1960’s with hit singles like “She’s Not There” and “Tell Her No”. Ironically, the group bro...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: $65 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





15
Oct
2015
National Theatre of London Live in HD: Hamlet

October 15, 2015 12:45 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.  Directed by Lyndsey Tur...


Read more Cost: $25 USD
Theatre    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





15
Oct
2015
Candidates Forum with the League of Women Voters

October 15, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Voting is the most powerful way to have your voice heard, and it is the core of our democracy. The League works all year, every year, to empower all eligible voters to participate in our political sys...


Read more Cost: 00.0 USD
History    |    The Ridgefield Library





16
Oct
2015
Pole Fitness Showcase & Competition

October 16, 2015 6:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Define your body.  Define your world. Combining the spirit of a dance class with the results of weight training.   Fitting Fitness in Brookfield offers daily pole classes focusing on conditioning, hol...


Read more Cost: $25 USD
Dance    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





17
Oct
2015
Johnny Peers and Muttville Comix

October 17, 2015 11:00 am

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

This is a slapstick comedy act like no other! Johnny leads over a dozen dogs through challenging and hilarious tricks as Johnny plays the straight man role in this wonderful show. Sat, 10/17/2015 - 1...







17
Oct
2015
Paul Reiser

October 17, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

The Mad About You star returns to his comedy roots!  Paul Reiser began performing stand-up while in college, and was just honing his craft when Hollywood came a calling. Getting his big break in the i...







18
Oct
2015
Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour

October 18, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

With Special Guest Julian Frampton; Peter Frampton plays acoustic only sets for the first time ever! Join the rock icon and Grammy award winner in an intimate setting along with his longtime collabor...


Read more Cost: $125 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





20
Oct
2015
Michael McDonald

October 20, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Two notes. That's all it takes to recognize the music of legendary five-time Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter, Michael McDonald. A former Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan band member, his sultry b...


Read more Cost: $113-175 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





21
Oct
2015
Loreena McKennitt

October 21, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

lease join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for a wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay International! Loreena McKennitt’s “eclectic Celtic” music has won critical acclaim and gold, platinum and multi-platinum ...


Read more Cost: $75 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





22
Oct
2015
Stone Soup

October 22, 2015 10:00 am

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 10:00am Thu, 10/22/2015 - 12:15pm presented by Pushcart Players
Arts in Education Grades K-5 A charming, well-seasoned blend of folk tales from around the world, “Stone Soup...







23
Oct
2015
Metropolitan Opera in HD: Verdi's Otello

October 23, 2015 2:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

The Met season opens with Verdi’s masterful Otello, inspired by Shakespeare’s play and matching it in tragic intensity. Director Bartlett Sher probes the Moor’s dramatic downfall with an outstanding c...


Read more Cost: $15-25 USD
Film    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





23
Oct
2015
Robert Kelly

October 23, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Robert Kelly’s comedy is rooted in his early days as a kid growing up in Boston. His dysfunctional family, repeat trips to juvie and his honest take on his own life and relationships make his comedy c...







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