Saturday, August 13, 4:00 pm
As part of the “All of the Sky: Five Poets, Five Saturdays” series, the Museum presents the author of more than twenty books, including For Now, Evolution, Afterglow (a dog memoir), Chelsea Girls, and I Must Be Living Twice: New & Selected Poems 1974-2014. Myles’s many honors include four Lambda Literary Awards, the Clark Prize for Excellence in Arts Writing, the Shelley Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, Creative Capital’s Literature Award as well as their Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant, and a Foundation for Contemporary Arts grant.
“Forever Motown” at Downtown Cabaret Theatre, Bridgeport
Saturday, August 13, 5:00 pm
Sing, dance, and celebrate the music of your life with songs like “My Girl”, “Shop Around”, “Stop, In The Name Of Love”, “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” and many more – nearly 30 non-stop hits in all! Each captured song visually, vocally and choreographically down to the slightest unique nuanced Motown detail.
Picnic in the Park at Bruce Park, Greenwich
Sunday, August 14, 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Take in an alfresco dining experience in the summer sunshine while learning about the history and the natural wonder of Bruce Park – one of Greenwich’s oldest public parks, established in 1908 through a bequest of Robert Moffat Bruce. Reserve your picnic by ‘Happiness Is’ catering and picking it up at the museum store before heading out to the park.
Tatiana Eva-Marie & the Avalon Jazz Band at Levitt Pavilion, Westport
Sunday, August 14, 7:00 pm
Grab your lawn chair and picnic basket and enjoy a free concert with the jazz singer nicknamed “the Gypsy-Jazz Warbler” by The New York Times. Tatiana has been acclaimed as a “millennial shaking up the jazz scene” by Vanity Fair and shereturns to explore the music of composer Django Reinhardt through her own original arrangements and lyrics in her latest project “Djangology.” This is a tribute inspired by her French and Romanian Gypsy heritage and her love for the Parisian art scene from the 1920s to the 1960s. Tickets can be claimed in advance online and may also be available at Box Office Window.
Greenwich Jazz Festival 2022 at BackCountry Jazz, Greenwich
Monday, August 15, 6:00 – 8:00 pm