This Weekend: art, comedy, concerts and more

Long May She Wave The Darien Historical Society’s exhibit on the evolution of the American flag runs from Jan. 18 through March 13 at 45 Old Kings Highway North, Darien. For more information, visit darienhistorical.org. Jerry O’Sullivan One of America’s premier uilleann pipers, Jerry O’Sullivan will perform on Jan. 18 at 7:45 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, … read more

On Stage: This Weekend and Upcoming

THIS WEEKEND Nathan Macintosh, Jan. 20, 7 p.m., StageOne, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. The energetic, loud, never understated and always funny Nathan Macintosh will kick off the Fairfield Theatre Company Comedy Series. Tickets $29. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. *Nugget and Fang, Jan. 21, 1 and 4 p.m., Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Ct., Westport. The musical tells the story of Nugget, a … read more

On Stage: upcoming shows

CONTINUING Stage Kiss, through Jan. 6, TheatreWorks New Milford, 5 Brookside Ave., New Milford. It is a highly theatrical, not-so-romantic comedy about two actors with a history who are thrown together as romantic leads in a forgotten 1930’s melodrama. They quickly lose touch with reality as the story onstage follows them offstage. Tickets: $23. Info: theatreworks.us.   ADVANCE Woody Sez: … read more

Curtain Call: Nuncrackers are better than ever

Seven Angels Theatre, Waterbury: “Nunsense” fans rejoice. Remember “Nunsense,” the first nun sensation musical by Dan Goggin, which starred Semina DeLaurentis — Seven Angels artistic director? Well, in that episode, Sister Amnesia finally realized that she won a fortune. Since then the nuns were able to build a cable access studio in the basement of the convent and are about … read more

Stage: opening, continuing & future

OPENING I Hate Hamlet, comedy-drama written by Paul Rudnick, Oct. 6-21, Center Stage Theatre Shelton, 4 Grove St. Fri. and Sat., 8 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 8, 15 and 22, 2 p.m., Thurs., Oct. 19, 7 p.m. “Unapologetically silly and…hilarious.” – New York Times. Tickets $15-$30 at centerstageshelton.org or 203-225-6079. THIS WEEKEND Comedian Steven Wright, Fri., Oct. 6, at 8 … read more

Judd Apatow coming to the Ridgefield Playhouse

Judd Apatow returns to his stand-up comedy roots!  He is considered one of the most sought-after comedy minds in the business and has been closely associated with many of the biggest comedy films and hit TV shows over the last decade and a half. Apatow’s film credits include hit comedies The 40-Year-Old Virgin,Bridesmaids, Knocked Up, Superbad, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Pineapple Express, … read more

This Weekend: Comedy, photography, music, etc.

Fake Comedy, Sad! — Dylan Fisher, a former Ridgefielder, will perform with the comedy troupe The Late Live Show at Night on Monday, March 13, at the Comedy Night of the Humanists and Freethinkers of Fairfield County. The event will begin at 6:30 at the Silver Star Diner, 210 Connecticut Avenue, Norwalk, with the performance beginning at 7. The show is for adults; for more information, visit meetup.com/HFFCCT.

Focus ’17 The Wilton Arts Council will host a reception for its annual Focus Photography Exhibition on Friday, March 10, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road. The photographers will be judged in the three categories: adult (professional and amateur combined), high school students and youth photographers. The show continues through March 30 and … read more

This Weekend: Comedy, music and more

Al Kulcsar and Lucy Babbitt in Square One's production of Chapatti.

Chapatti Square One Theatre Company will perform Christian O’Reilly’s Irish romance Chapatti, opening Thursday, March 2, and continuing weekends through March 19 at the Stratford Academy, 179 Birdseye Street, Stratford. The cast features Lucy Babbitt as a widowed cat-fancier and Al Kulcsar as a widower whose life revolves around his dog, Chapatti. Performances will start at 7 on thursdays, at … read more

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