Events

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Immanuel Congregational Church
$25-$50

Voce, led by Artistic Director Mark Singleton, welcomes Grammy® Award winner Eric Whitacre as Conductor and Composer-in-Residence for "Prelude" to kick off the 2019-2020 season “Symphony of Harmony.”

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The Ridgefield Playhouse

After more than 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it’s safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. His song catalog is incredi…

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Norwalk Concert Hall
$20

American Chamber Orchestra Fall Concert, Saturday, October 26 at the Norwalk Concert Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, 7:30 PM. Music of Rachmaninoff, Mendelssohn and Mussorgsky. Will Duchon, piano soloist. Music Director Christopher Hisey conducting. Visit www.americanchamberorchestra.org for…

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Essex Meadows
Free

Alchemy, the vocal chamber ensemble of the GMChorale, will offer “Soirées Musicales,” a concert that showcases the versatility of this ensemble in performances of accompanied and a capella choral music, and recalls the elegance of musical gatherings in earlier days. The featured work on thes…

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The Ridgefield Playhouse

A concert of Diva showstoppers starring Glinda (Alli Mauzey) and Elphaba (Dee Roscioli) from the Broadway production of Wicked and featuring selections from Wicked, Gypsy, Ragtime, Titanic, Phantom of the Opera and many others!

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Chester Meeting House
$30 General Admission

J2B2 is an all-star bluegrass group featuring four legendary musicians: John Jorgenson on acoustic guitar, mandolin and vocals; Herb Pedersen on banjo, acoustic guitar and vocals; Mark Fain on bass; and Patrick Sauber on acoustic guitar and vocals. The four combine forces to form a union of …

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Venue #1: Grounds of the former American Shakespeare Theater, 320 Shore Rd, Stratford, CT Venue #2: Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster St, Shelton, CT, venue #3 & #4: Massaro Family Farm, 41 Ford Rd, Woodbridge, CT, venue #5: Southbury Library, 100 Poverty Rd, Southbury
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Congregational Church in South Glastonbury
$18 - $45

With as many ideas of “spirit” as there are women in our chorus, we have gathered hymns and spirituals, country and folk tunes, Broadway repertoire, music for meditation and music that inspires action. Open yourself to the possibilities, and join Another Octave for Feel the Spirit!

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$29-$59

Multi-platinum Grammy-nominated artist and 11-time #1 singer/songwriter, Cole Swindell, returns to the road this year, bringing his high-energy show to Mohegan Sun Arena.

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Santo Fragilio Performing Arts Center, Middletown High School
$10-$45

As part of its commitment to presenting new and lesser-known choral music of great quality, the GMChorale presents the local premiere of New Every Morning, a multi-movement choral work by Connecticut composer Peter Niedmann. This setting of joyful texts from two great English churchmen-poets…

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$36 - $71

Swan Lake, which has mesmerized audiences for over a century, is based on a German fairy tale. Tchaikovsky’s score tells the tragic love story of Prince Siegfried and Swan Princess, Odette, who is cursed to be a swan by day but a young woman at night. The Russian Ballet Theatre’s new product…

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VA Healthcare
Free

Music Haven students and their teachers, the Haven String Quartet, perform a free lunchtime concert for residents in the VA Hospital’s Community Living Center.

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Woolsey Hall
$15-$74; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

A pillar of the classical repertoire, Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony is often considered to be one his “happiest” works, whose brilliant energy will be matched with the opening Chairman Dances by legendary living composer John Adams. One of the most sought-after soloists in his generation, pia…

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The Ridgefield Playhouse

Grammy Award-winner, two-time Emmy Award nominee and founding member of The Carolina Chocolate Drops, Dom Flemons is known as “The American Songster” since his repertoire of music covers nearly 100 years of American folklore, ballads, and tunes. A professed Southern Gothic, alt-country blues…

contributed family friendly for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages date night
$18 - $45

With as many ideas of “spirit” as there are women in our chorus, we have gathered hymns and spirituals, country and folk tunes, Broadway repertoire, music for meditation and music that inspires action. Open yourself to the possibilities, and join Another Octave for Feel the Spirit!

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High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Inc.
Free

Over the past nine years, the High Hopes Holiday Market has grown into one of Connecticut's premier Holiday Events. More than 60, thoughtfully curated vendors come together with food stalls, music, kids' activities, and a whole barn-full of holiday spirit, to benefit over 1800 children, teen…

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Chester Meeting House
$30 General Admission

Carter Brey was appointed principal cellist of the New York Philharmonic in 1996, and has appeared as soloist with many of America’s major symphony orchestras, collaborated with numerous ensembles.  Mr. Brey is also cellist in the New York Philharmonic String Quartet, which debuted in 2017 a…

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The Ridgefield Playhouse
$58

Collins has recorded 50 albums in a five-decade career, earning multiple Grammy Awards, including one for her rendition of “Send in the Clowns.’ For these holiday shows, she will be joined by Norwegian singer-songwriter Jonas Fjeld, along with special guests Chatham County Line, who will ope…

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The Ridgefield Playhouse
$58

Collins has recorded 50 albums in a five-decade career, earning multiple Grammy Awards, including one for her rendition of “Send in the Clowns.’ For these holiday shows, she will be joined by Norwegian singer-songwriter Jonas Fjeld, along with special guests Chatham County Line, who will ope…

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Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

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Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

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Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

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The Ridgefield Playhouse

A cappella versions of everything from the holiday standards you know and love like “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” to a funky rendition of “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch!”

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

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Battell Chapel
$20 General Admission, students and children free

New Haven, Conn: The Civic Orchestra of New Haven (CONH), under the baton of Maestro Matthew Scinto, will present ‘Holiday in Prague’ on Friday, December 13, at 7:30 p.m. at Battell Chapel, located at the corner of College and Elm Streets in New Haven.  The program will include selections by…