Arts & Entertainment

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

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Family Concert Series at Weed Beach, June 6 to 27 — and Beach Stickers Are NOT Required

Toddlers Dance at Weed Beach Fest
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The Youth Commission is pleased to announce plans for its Family Concert series at Weed Beach. Taking place on Wednesdays in June, these events promise to be fun for the whole family. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien High School Becomes Large Art Gallery for Student Works

Art Show DHS 2018
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Darien High School felt more like an art museum Monday night as students, teachers and parents wandered hallways, open spaces, and corners of the Library for the annual 9th through 12th grade Art Show. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Director Mira Nair Takes Questions at Avon Thursday After Her Film ‘Salaam Bombay!’

Salaam Bombay film promotional picture
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Avon Theatre presents the Anglo-Indian film Salaam Bombay! (1988) on Thursday, May 17, and after the performance, the director, Mira Nair, will take questions from the audience. The film, shown at 7:30 p.m. won the Golden Camera and Prix de Publique awards at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. (more…) Continue Reading →

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