Grammy-acclaimed vocal groups the Manhattan Transfer and Take 6 will perform in a rare joint appearance at the Klein Memorial Auditorium May 15 at 8 p.m., the third event honoring its 75th anniversary that will also honor the contributions of Bridgeport’s eclectic Carroll family: Charles, Frank Jr., Robert, Jim, Larry, Peter, William, Patricia Vozzo and […]
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April 17th, 2015 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
October 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From the Klein: New Executive Director of The Klein Memorial Laurence A. Caso announced that in celebration of the 75th anniversary of auditorium that the world-renowned Vienna Boys Choir, a musical institution for more than five centuries, will perform a special concert on Saturday, December 13th at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert, which are […]
October 15th, 2014 · 1 Comment · News and Events
News release from The Klein Memorial Auditorium: Bridgeport resident Laurence A. Caso, an Emmy-Award-winning television producer, theater manager and network program development executive, has been named executive director of The Klein Memorial Auditorium. Caso is responsible for programming, fundraising activities, and overall operations.
October 10th, 2014 · 35 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Education, National Politics, News and Events, State Politics
The last time Barack Obama touched down in Connecticut’s most populous city four years ago, nearly 10,000 supporters jammed the Webster Bank Arena leading to an Election Day ballot shortage three days later that set off a frenzy to accommodate angry voters. A White House spokesperson confirmed Thursday afternoon that Obama will visit Bridgeport Wednesday […]
October 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment · News and Events
The Parris Island Marine Corps Band will perform for free on Monday, 7 p.m. at the Klein Memorial auditorium on Fairfield Avenue as part of the Columbus weekend festivities. The concert is FREE to the public, however, tickets are required. Tickets can be picked up at: Lupe’s Drug Store 3129 Main Street. Lupe’s will be […]
June 16th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
You’ll not meet a more vibrant 79-year-old than Lenny Paoletta who served as mayor from 1981-1985. Determined, athletic, resourceful, Paoletta is serving as the 2014 Columbus Day Parade Grand Marshal. Paoletta loves a parade and it was during his years as mayor the St. Patrick’s Day Parade festivities took flight. He’s also resilient. Twenty years […]
December 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Education, News and Events
October 18th, 2013 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
His initials are P.T. just like the legendary Phineas Taylor Barnum, and on Thursday Paul Timpanelli, who has served for 25 years as president of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council, was introduced as the 2014 Barnum Festival ringmaster at Sacred Heart University where he graduated, and followed up with a teaching profession, election as Trumbull’s […]