WATERBURY — GFour Productions, winner of 44 Tony Awards and 54 Drama Desk Awards, brings the international hit show Menopause The Musical to the Palace Theater in Waterbury, for one show only, Saturday, March 23 at 8 p.m.

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GOSHEN — An incredible cast has been assembled by director Colleen Renzullo, assistant director Jane Coughlin and musical director Scott Stanchfield for Goshen Players’ 71st Spring production. “[title of show],” with music and lyrics by Jeff Brown and book by Hunter Bell will bring this amaz…

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SHERMAN — The Sherman Library announces a new show of paintings “Of the Sea” by the mother and daughter duo Sylvia Hierro and Dalia Hierro. Their interpretation of two delightful creatures of the sea gives a sensation of floating and diving through the wonderful world of the ocean.

TORRINGTON — Five Points Annex Gallery, located at 17 Water Street in downtown Torrington, will host an exhibit presented by Mental health Connecticut’s Independence Center, featuring artists Jennifer Fraser, Carol G. Gee, Frank Richo, Diana Stublic, Gus Useda, and Karen Wilkie. These artist…

TORRINGTON — Spring is in the air — and it’s in the dance steps of the talented students at Nutmeg Ballet and Torrington School of Ballet. The Spring Studio Series of dance and music performances begins March 20, the first day of spring.

WOODBURY — Community Theatre at Woodbury, Inc. presents its third production for our 2018-2019 season, “Rabbit Hole,” written by David Lindsay-Abairem. It was the recipient of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. It is the story of a young couple, Becca and Howie Corbett, who have everything a…

SHARON — The Sharon Historical Society & Museum is pleased to announce the opening of the next exhibit in Gallery SHS, works by the Kent artist Tomas Savrda, to be held at the Sharon Historical Society & Museum Art Gallery from March 16 until May 10. The public is invited to attend t…

TORRINGTON — Five Points Gallery, at 33 Main Street in downtown Torrington, will open two new exhibitions that focus on the concept of interior vs. exterior. Tracy Collamore’s “A Doll’s House” is a solo show and “Inside Out” is a group exhibition, featuring works by Mio Akashi, Lisa Brody, A…

WRITING PROGRAM: A writing program, “Writing Body, Spirit, and Voice: A Weekend Writing Retreat” will be presented by Sonya Huber, MFA, at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center on Friday, March 8, 6 p.m., to Sunday, March 10. For further information visit, www.wisdomhouse.org, email, pr…

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MORRIS — The Friends and the Board of Directors of the Morris Public Library will host the 8th annual “Art Around the Box” gala event and auction of fine art, decorated boxes, master photography, various antiques, and unique collector items. The reception at the gala will offer wine, refresh…

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KENT — Kent photographer Karen Chase will be exhibiting her work in a show titled, “A Collection of Stuff: Photographs Ranging from Insects to Ireland and a Lot of Stuff in Between,” at the Kent Memorial Library beginning March 6 until April 30.

The Kent Singers present Seek Out Light, on Sunday, March 17 at 4 p.m., at St. Andrew's Church in Kent. Join the Kent Singers on a musical exploration of the passage from dusk through night and into the dawn. This program features contemporary works along with Anglican classics as well as ar…

WATERTOWN — The Taft School Music for a While concert series continues Saturday, March 2 at 7 p.m. with Jazz from the Undercroft: A Mardi Gras Celebration. Come for a cabaret-style gathering in the Woodward Chapel Undercroft featuring soul, jazz, and blues with Taft music teacher and pianist…

KENT — “The Members’ Show 1 is a good opportunity to view a variety of work from our artist members,” said Kent Art Association’s Executive Director, Michael, Hunt, “This show reflects the diversity of materials and creative experience of our members at all levels.”

PEEP DIORAMA CONTEST: Starting March 1 – We are having a Peep Diorama Contest! Make your diorama at home, include at least one Peep, and then bring it to be displayed in the library. Dioramas are due on April 8th before 5:30pm. Public voting is April 9th through April 20th. The winners will …

BROOKFIELD — The Brookfield Craft Center presents its fourth annual Juried High School Student Art Exhibition, showcasing artworks by students from six local high schools. The exhibition opens March 9 with a reception and awards ceremony to be held in the Lynn Tendler Bignell Gallery from 5 …

LAKEVILLE — A consortium of arts enthusiasts in the Northwest Corner has launched an arts and culture series called ShowTown, taking a novel approach to providing local entertainment. Offering high-quality programming at affordable prices, ShowTown will bring in productions from other areas,…

FALLS VILLAGE — On Saturday, March 2, Twelve Moons Coffee House welcomes The Kenn Morr Band. Their latest release, “Along the Way” features 10 new songs penned by Morr highlighted by the cohesive playing of the Kenn Morr Band. The result is an organic collection of lush three-part vocal harm…

GREAT BARRINGTON, MASS. — What constitutes a musical — or any other kind of — joke? Humor explodes our expectations and takes us by surprise. Three Haydn string quartets, including his “Joke” Quartet, provide an evening of ambiguous beginnings and fake-out endings, mismatched dialogues betwe…

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SOUTHBURY — Region 15 schools are observing Youth Art Month again this year with a display of local student artwork in the Gloria Cachion Art Gallery of the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Road, Southbury from March 2 through March 29.

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WINSTED — In a beautifully and meticulously repurposed complex of historic brick buildings nearly in the shadow of Northwestern Connecticut Community College, a recent “Third Sunday Pop-Up” at Whiting Mills showcased the work spaces for master artists and craftspeople, retail shops, studios …

NEW MILFORD — Myles Mancuso, a talented singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, will appear March 8 at Hunt Hill, performing songs from his recent CD titled “Southern State of Mind,” a Nashville-inspired album with strong traditional country influences, infused with a fresh Americana /roc…

NEW PRESTON — The Loft Gallery at The Smithy welcomes mixed media artist Jamie Accashian of Woodbury. Accashian’s mixed media collage will be on view Saturday, March 2 through Sunday, April 14.

WASHINGTON — The Gunnery Drama Society presents the Mel Brooks musical, “Young Frankenstein,” on Friday, Feb. 22 and Saturday, Feb. 23 in the Lemcke Theater of the Emerson Performing Arts Center. All performances begin at 7 p.m. The community is welcome to attend and admission is free. No re…

FEAST, DANCING: Friday Feast and Dancing Feet will be held Feb. 22 and March 15, noon-2 p.m. at the Litchfield Community Center, with music by Lew and the Good Time Guys. $7 per person; pre-registration is required. Call 860-567-8302 or visit www.thecommunity

TORRINGTON — The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of David Roelofs now through early March 2019 in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during regular visiting hours as part of th…

BINGO: St. Maron’s Church, 613 Main St., Torrington, holds bingo games every Monday and Friday. Doors open at 4 p.m. Early bingo beings at 6 p.m., with progressive jackpots and food for sale.

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LITCHFIELD COUNTY — Sarah Gardella of Torrington, a student at Lasell College in Newton, Mass., had a unique opportunity to match a learning experience — apprenticeship, a practice which dates back to the Middle Ages — with the Rococo Art movement originated in France that spread worldwide i…

FALLS VILLAGE — “Annie Get Your Gun” is the Falls Village Children’s Theater’s 14th annual Youth Spring Production. Irving Berlin’s classic songs are interwoven in the Peter Stone 1999 updated version of this classic musical. Direction and Choreography is provided by Becky Sawicki Wilczak wi…

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KENT — The members of the Kent Art Association have been painting, sculpting and taking photographs in preparation for the KAA first show of the 2019 season. The 96th Annual Members Show I opens with a Reception with the Artists and Awards Presentation on Saturday, Feb. 23 from 2 to 4 p.m. A…