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Theatre 308 Students Videoconference with 2 DHS Grads Who Write, Produce ‘The Simpsons’

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The cast of Theatre 308’s fall drama — Anne Washburn’s Mr. Burns, a post-electric play — had the opportunity to deepen their exploration of the play through a videoconference with two Simpsons writers and producers who are also Darien High School alumni. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Going in Style’ – Friday Night Feature Film at Darien Library

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Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin team up as lifelong buddies Willie, Joe and Al, who decide to end retirement and step off the straight-and-narrow for the first time in their lives when their pension fund becomes a corporate casualty. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien High School Students, Middlesex Teacher Win Theater Awards in Statewide Competition

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DHS Theatre 308 is thrilled to announce two awards in a statewide competition for the club’s fall  2016 drama “As You Like It,” William Shakespeare’s gender-bender, mistaken-identity comedy. In addition, Middlesex Middle School teacher Tim Sorensen was recognized for 10 years of leading outstanding middle school theater. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Weekend of One Act Plays and Monologues at Theatre Artists Workshop in Norwalk, May 19 to 21

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In three days of extraordinary performances that will entertain, amuse, enlighten and move, eight short original works for the theatre — comedy, drama, mystery and fantasy — will debut in the Theatre Artists Workshop’s 2017 Spring Playwrights Festival on the weekend of May 19 to 21. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Tickets on Sale for ‘Baby’ Musical Starting April 21 on Darien Arts Center Stage

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DAC Stage is proudly presenting Baby, the musical, by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire. Audiences won’t soon forget this story that examines how parents-to-be experience the emotional stresses and triumphs, as well as the desperate lows and comic highs that accompany the anticipation and arrival of a baby. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Musical ‘Baby’ Starts at Darien Arts Center Stage on April 21

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DAC Stage at Darien Arts Center is proudly presenting Baby, the musical, starting Friday, April 21. Audiences won’t soon forget this story that examines how parents-to-be experience the emotional stresses and triumphs, as well as the desperate lows and comic highs that accompany the anticipation and arrival of a baby. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Auditions Call for Musical ‘Baby’ at Darien Arts Center

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Auditions for the DAC Stage production of Baby, by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire, are being held on Sunday, Jan. 8 at 6. p.m. and Monday, January 9 at 7:30 p.m., with callbacks on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 8:30 p.m. in the DAC Weatherstone Studio. Several adults, ages 18 and older, need to be cast for the production, which will run on weekends from April 21 through May 6. Continue Reading →

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