Movie Menu: Doctor Dolittle, Titanic, 21 Jump Street and more

Looking for a movie to enjoy this weekend? Take a look at what’s playing on broadcast and cable television. Friday, Sept. 21 Doctor Dolittle (1967) A magical medical man who can talk to the animals delights everyone he meets in this musical starring the legendary Rex Harrison. 5:30 p.m., TCM Saturday, Sept. 22 Trainwreck (2015) …

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Michael Chekhov Festival marks 10th anniversary

Ridgefield has long been a hub for groundbreaking theater and one of the major players is the Michael Chekhov Theater Festival, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this fall with a line-up of standout performances. A nephew of famed playwright Anton Chekhov, Michael Chekhov (1891-1955) achieved fame in his own right as actor/director/author, who relocated …

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Curtain Call: Phoenix Stage Company brings home the gold

I’ve known Ed Bassett, the executive manager and artistic director of the Phoenix Stage Company, to be excited before, but there was no doubt that this time he was ecstatic and rightfully so. Phoenix Stage Company walked away with a couple awards at the Connecticut Community Theatre Festival held at the Warner Theatre in Torrington …

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Sound of Music: Concerts and recitals

Ana Popovic, Sept. 20, 7:45 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets: $38. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Mattie Connolly, Sept. 20, 7:45 p.m., St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford. Free. Info: call 203-876-9973. Bobby McFerrin, Sept. 20, 8 p.m., Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. Tickets $95. Info: ridgefieldlibrary.org. Sam Bush, Sept. 21, …

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