Dance — participatory, performance
Thursday Night Ballroom Dance Party, 7:30 to 11 p.m., all levels, no partner necessary, Ballroom Dance & Latin, $12/person; hosted by Ballroom DanceSport at St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 35 Norfield Rd., Weston; info., 203-454-9200 or visit ballroomdancesportct.com.
Wednesday Night Ballroom Dance, weekly 7-11 p.m. (doors open at 6:30), $20 per person includes buffet dinner, coffee and dancing; cash bar; coples welcome, no res. necessary; Portuguese Cultural Center, 65 Sand Pit Rd., Danbury; info., 203-345-8517 or email email@example.com.
* Connecticut Ballet, first subscription season, Stamford Center for the Arts, 61 Atlantic St., 203-325-4466: Cinderella, with score by Prokofiev, Sat., Oct. 12, at 2 and 7 p.m.; The Nutcracker, Sat.-Sun., Dec. 14-22, with American Ballet Theatre Guest Stars; Giselle, guet star TBA, Sat., May 3, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; subcription info., connecticutballet.com or call 203-964-1211; single tickets, scalive.org or 203-325-4466.