Building a united brand with more dates and attractions, the Downtown Cabaret Theatre, celebrating its 40th anniversary, has joined forces with the five-year-old Bridgeport Theatre Company to create the Downtown Cabaret Main Stage Theatre featuring plays, musicals, concerts and award-winning children’s shows. Cabaret website here.
Entries Categorized as 'Best of Bridgeport'
March 17th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
March 2nd, 2015 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, City Council, News and Events
Bridgeport native Germar Terrell Gardner looks like he can still play the line for the Central High School football team but Monday night he met a line of well wishers who honored him for his role as corrections officer Charles Ford in the Netflix hit series Orange is the New Black. Mayor Bill Finch and […]
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February 19th, 2015 · 16 Comments · Best of Bridgeport
Who says New Haven owns the monopoly on the best pizza in America? Former City Councilman Marty McCarthy’s Fire Engine Pizza Company on Fairfield Avenue in Black Rock slices into Connecticut Magazine’s list of best pizza in Connecticut.
February 2nd, 2015 · 4 Comments · Best of Bridgeport
Bridgeport native Germar Terrell Gardner, who plays corrections officer Charles Ford in the hit Netflix series Orange is the New Black, won a coveted 2014 Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble at the organization’s gala last Sunday. If you’ve not seen the series, you gotta check it out. It rivals city […]
January 31st, 2015 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Three weeks until pitchers and catchers! Meanwhile to warm us up (other than special elections), Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira will appear at Sacred Heart University the evening of February 10 to benefit the Cardinal Shehan Center. Enjoy an evening of baseball and insight from Mark. All proceeds benefit programs at the Center. For more […]
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January 30th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport
If you’ve never been please check out the Bijou Theatre on Fairfield Avenue Downtown. It’s a gem. It has been named one of the most beautiful cinemas in the world.
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January 9th, 2015 · 7 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
UPDATE: Brinsko images. On Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. an opening reception at McLevy Hall, 202 State Street Downtown, will feature the artistry of the late photographer Ed Brinsko. When I was a young scribe, Brinsko’s craftsmanship often fronted my work. Thanks to Ed, I had a chance of being read. There are amazing […]
January 1st, 2015 · 3 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From City Communications Director Brett Broesder: In Connecticut, several city and town officials today took aim at a resolution in the Ohio General Assembly that claims the Wright Brothers were first in flight. “Gustave Whitehead flew two years before the Wright Brothers,” said Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch. “It’s been proven by Jane’s All the World […]