Fairfield Theatre Company - LEE DEWYZE

04/08/2015

70 Sanford Street, Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1036.

7:45 pm. VIP Price Includes Pre-Show Meet & Greet and Acoustic Performance *To Purchase VIP Tickets, Please Call the Box Office at 203.259.1036 A cross between Cat Stevens and Paul Simon, Lee DeWyze has certainly broken the mold of American Idol winners.

Lockwood Mathews Mansion Opens for the Season April 8, 2015Full Bloom: The Artist's View on Gilded Age Botanicals,

04/09/2015 to 05/03/2015

295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT Phone: (203) 838-9799.

A new exhibition entitled, Full Bloom: The Artist's View on Gilded Age Botanicals, a collaboration between Center for Contemporary Printmaking and the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, will open at the Mansion on April 9. The exhibition will run through May 3, 2015, at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, with an Opening Reception on April 9, 2015, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. The Opening Reception is free. General Admission April 9 through May 3, 12-4 p.m.: $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, $6 8-18.

New Canaan Historical Society Spring Break Workshop: Candle-Making

04/09/2015

13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-1776.

On April 9th from 9AM to 12PM the New Canaan Historical Society Spring Break Workshop: Candle-Making. Our ever popular candle dipping and hand rolled bee's wax candles. Call to register.

Bruce Museum’s Art of Design

04/09/2015

One Museum Dr., Greenwich, CT

Held at Greenwich Country Club. The Bruce Museum invites you a panel discussion and luncheon exploring the intersection of art and design. The panel will be comprised of experts from a cross-section of fields such as fashion, luxury goods, furniture design, automobile design and landscape architecture. For more information or to receive an invitation, contact Becky Conelias at 203-413-6745 or bconelias@brucemuseum.org.

New Canaan Historical Society Spring Break Workshop: Old Print Shop

04/10/2015

13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-1776.


On April 10th: from 9AM to 12PM the New Canaan Historical Society Spring Break Workshop:   Old Print Shop will be held.
Join us in our historic print shop - experience printing firsthand and make your own hornbook.  Call to register.

The Palace - Cyrille Aimée

04/10/2015

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-325-4466.

8 p.m.; tickets: $65, $55 Thrill to the glorious voice of Cyrille Aimée, an unforgettable artist whose musical outlook is reflected in her love of the guitar, an instrument that displays the diverse influences on her music.

Slow Art Day in Norwalk

04/11/2015

275 Wilson Ave., Norwalk, CT

WPA docents will guide participants as they spend time looking at the rarely seen small collection of paintings created by Arthur Gibson Hull. This artist created a series of exotic murals depicting the travels of Marco Polo.

Silvermine Arts Center Miwa Matreyek: This World Made Itself & Infrastructure

04/11/2015

1037 Silvermine Road, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-1776.

2:30 PM and 7:30 PM Miwa Matreyek uses animation, projections, and her own shadows to create moving works of discovery. Her work is visually complex and technically precise, and her themes, ranging from the creation of the universe to our complex world today are sure to delight. Ticket $15/$20.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Accessibility Day--Norwalk

04/11/2015

303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-0606.

Saturday, April 11, 2015 Accessibility Day 9:00 – 11:00 am. Free admission for families with children who have special needs.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children Hosts Boggie Chillun Sings Motown Music--Norwalk

04/11/2015

303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-0606.

Saturday, April 11, 2015--Around the World: Performance Series 2:00 pm. Boogie Chillun Sings Motown Music. The music of young America. This interactive program takes listeners on a musical journey through the urban city of Detroit Michigan's rich culture and soulful sounds. The performance highlights famous Motown artists such as The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and Motown Records founder Berry Gordy. Boogie Chillun is sure to make you move, dance, and sing along to the Motown sound. A must-see performance for all ages!