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Westport Country Playhouse, citing COVID-19, postpones 2020 season

A livestream event with Tony-winner Kelli O'Hara is scheduled for April 17.

Curtain up: SHU eyes late fall opening for renovated Fairfield Community...

The facility at 1410 Post Road, closed since 2011, will re-emerge as a state-of-the-art facility for film events, live performances, and educational programs.

Westport Country Playhouse plans world premiere of gun violence drama

Westport Country Playhouse will present the world premiere of "Thousand Pines," Matthew Greene's drama on three families dealing with the aftermath of a school shooting.

Westport Country Playhouse to host community events tied to gun violence...

Michael Barker, managing director of the theater, said a new play "is especially relevant for our community with the proximity of Newtown, Connecticut."

Bridgeport, Westport organizations receiving NEA grants

Arts and cultural production accounts for over $9 billion in value added to the Connecticut economy, and supports over 57,000 jobs. All told, 15 Connecticut organizations received over $1 million from the NEA.

Bigelow Foundation gives $150K to Westport Country Playhouse

The lighting system installed during the playhouse’s 2005 renovation is now almost obsolete due to the speed of advancements in computer technology.

Hall of fame event at Westport Playhouse

The playhouse partnered with the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame for “Women and War,” a multimedia presentation on July 14.

Ridgefield, Westport arts organizations receive NEA grants

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum and the Westport Country Playhouse are each receiving $20,000.