Sound of Music: Concerts and recitals

Ghost of Paul Revere, April 19, 7:45 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Americana, folk music. Tickets: $22. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Too Many Zooz & Moon Hooch, April 19, 8 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Mix of jazz, EDM, rock music. Tickets: $22-$25. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Robbie Gil Band, April 19, 8 p.m., Milford Arts Council, 40 … read more

Something New: Lessons and lectures

ART & ARCHITECTURE Henna with Priyanka Jain, April 18, 1-3 p.m., Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Rd., Fairfield. Meet this henna artist, learn about the materials & designs of her art, and get your own henna tattoo. Cost: $20-$25. Info: fairfieldhistory.org. Silk Road Lecture: Providing for the Afterlife in Han Dynasty China, April 18, 6-8 p.m., Bruce Museum, … read more

Kids Stuff: Family fun

SPECIAL EVENTS Egg Hunt, April 20, 10 a.m. or 1 p.m., Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Outdoor egg hunt, spring-themed craft making and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Cost: $5-$15. Advance registration required: ctaudubon.org/2019/03/egg-hunt-5/, 203-259-6305, ext. 109. Coloring Egg-stravaganza, April 20, 1-2 p.m., The Coastal Center at Milford Point, 1 Milford Point Rd., Milford. … read more

Bill of Fairs: Eggs, nature and more

Spring Bird Walk, April 20, 8-11 a.m., The Coastal Center at Milford Point, 1 Milford Point Rd., Milford. Cost: $7-$10. Advance registration required: ctaudubon.org/coastal-center-programs-events/. Egg hunt, April 20, 10 a.m. or 1 p.m., CT Audubon Society’s Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Cost: $5-$15. Registration required: ctaudubon.org. Easter Egg Roll, April 20, 10 a.m., Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave., … read more

Trying Out: Submissions and calls for art

Local author contest, accepting submissions through May 31. Each book submitted must be independently published; in the category of adult or young adult fiction; written by a state resident and available in PDF or ePUB format. Submit at indieauthorproject.librariesshare.com/Connecticut. LMMM 2019 Young Writers’ Competition, accepting entries through June 7. Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is launching its sixth annual writing competition entitled, … read more

Films: Screenings and documentaries

Julie, April 18, 7:30 p.m., The Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield. Tickets: $15-$25. Info: 203-438-5795, ridgefieldplayhouse.org. Pyscho, April 22, 7:30 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets: $10. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Art Is…The Permanent Revolution screening, April 24, 5 p.m., DiMenna-Nyselius Library, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield. Free. Register at eventbrite.com. Kids Film Fest, April 27, 10:30 … read more

Dance: Performance

Old, New, Borrowed & Blue, May 11, 7:30 p.m., The Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic St., Stamford. Classic ballet performed by Connecticut Ballet. Free pre-show backgrounder at 6:30. Tickets: $45-$75. Student and seniors age 62 and up receive half-price tickets day of show with valid ID. Info: palacestamford.org.

After Dark: Benefits and galas

ACT of CT Gala, April 26, 6-11 p.m., ACT of CT, 36 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield. Event will honor the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation and announce the 2019-20 season productions. All proceeds benefit ACT of CT. Tickets: $250-$600. Info: actofct.org. Comedy Night Fundraiser: Funny 4 Funds, April 26, 8 p.m., Treehouse Comedy Club, 1595 Post Road, Westport. Featuring Donny … read more

On Exhibit: Opening and upcoming

OPENING It’s On Us hosts “The Gallery” exhibit, April 22, 6-10 p.m. Western Connecticut State University Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Ext., Danbury. Gallery of images to raise awareness of sexual assault. Free. Info: email harger005@connect.wcsu.edu. ART CENTERS Spectrum Contemporary Art Show: DITTO, through May 9, The Carriage Barn Arts Center, 681 South Ave., New Canaan. Artwork is for sale … read more

Trying Out: Auditions and submissions

Local author contest, accepting submissions through May 31. Each book submitted must be independently published; in the category of adult or young adult fiction; written by a CT resident and available in PDF or ePUB format. Submit at indieauthorproject.librariesshare.com/Connecticut. LMMM 2019 Young Writers’ Competition, accepting entries through June 7. Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is launching its sixth annual writing competition entitled, … read more

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