Glass House announces new season’s tours

The Philip Johnson Glass House in New Canaan. ©Robin Hill

The Glass House in New Canaan will open for tours on May 1, with two new offerings this season: In-depth Tours and Club Glass House for Kids. The Philip Johnson Glass House, a National Trust Historic Site, offers its 49-acre campus as a catalyst for the preservation and interpretation of modern ...

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Two Days, One Night: Magical Cotillard

Of the many movies mentioned at Sunday’s Academy Awards, Two Days, One Night could be easy to miss. Even with star Marion Cotillard’s lovely appearance on stage, the film was all but forgotten amidst the hoopla of the tight competition for the big awards. While there isn’t a flying camera or a ...

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Bishop to talk new mobile app on HAN Radio

Bishop Frank J. Caggiano of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport will be a guest on HAN Radio’s Coffee Break Friday morning, Feb. 27.

Bishop Frank J. Caggiano of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport will be a guest on HAN Radio’s Coffee Break Fridaymorning, Feb. 27. Bishop Caggiano will be calling in to the weekday news show to discuss a new mobile app launched by the diocese for smartphone users. The free app is designed ...

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Stalked by robots!

I’ve been losing sleep ever since I read this headline — “Robot vacuum eats sleeping woman’s hair.” What’s the world coming to when a woman can’t get a good night’s sleep without some rogue robot creeping up on her to do vile things only robots can do? No one is safe, because appliances and ...

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‘The Lyons’ — a comedy that shows its claws

Courtney Lauria, Joseph Russo as Curtis Lyons, William Hughes, and Jody Bayer in a scene from The Lyons at TheatreWorks New Milford. —Richard Pettibone

Family dynamics can be fraught with anger especially during a crisis. Nicky Silver, who wrote The Lyons, now onstage at TheatreWorks, New Milford, takes a close look at a family gathered around the patriarch’s dying bedside. Don’t expect sentimental “I love you” professions in this bold and ...

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Afterdark — benefits, dinner theater, etc.

* = Suitable for children. COFFEEHOUSE-Style CONCERTS, BENEFITS, GALAS, etc. A Night at the Sugar Shack at the New Canaan Nature Center, Fri., Feb. 27, 7 p.m., bonfire, maple toddies, keg in the snow, wine, music, chili and vegetarian chili; $30/person; adults must be 21 yrs.; tickets avail. on ...

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Dance — participatory & performance

* = Suitable for children. 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 ...

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