Arts & Entertainment

Art receptions, author appearances, performing arts and some film events

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‘Escalation’ Documentary About Relationship Violence: Screening & Discussion, March 27 & 28

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Adults and teenagers are invited to two separate screenings of Escalation — a powerful and emotional engaging film that illuminates the warning signs of unhealthy and potentially dangerous relationships. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Haze,’ Documentary on Alcohol Poisoning and Binge Drinking: Monday Night at Darien Library

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Come see the movie “Haze” on Monday night at Darien Library. The movie is about a college student from Fairfield County who died in September 2004 from alcohol poisoning after passing out on a couch in his fraternity house following a hazing initiation at the University of Colorado. A panel discussion with questions from the audience will follow. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Focus on French Cinema Film Fest Kicks Off in Stamford, Then a Weekend of Films in Greenwich

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The annual Focus on French Cinema film festival, which takes place in a few weeks in Stamford, Greenwich and Manhattan, has notable French directors and actors coming for a visit, along with at least 19 films, many shown in the area for the first time. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Allied’ with Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard: Friday Night Feature at Darien Library

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Allied, tonight’s Darien Library Friday Night Feature, will be shown at 6:30 and 8:45 p.m. In this WWII spy thriller, Canadian airman Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) and French Resistance operative Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard) pose as a married couple for a dangerous mission in Casablanca. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Saturday Afternoon: ‘Bubblemania’ Show & Community Art Festival for Kids

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A free afternoon of hands-on arts for the kids.  Local not-for-profit agencies provide arts & crafts projects for kids while giving parents opportunity to learn about the terrific services their agencies provide in and around the community. (more…) Continue Reading →

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