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Wilton, CT
(range: 4 miles)
Since 1937, the mission of The Wilton Playshop has been to further the performing arts by providing quality live theatre to the greater Wilton area, and by doing so, provide an educational and growing experience for all involved. (This excerpt taken from the Wilton Playshop website)
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Wilton, CT
(range: 4 miles)
Visit the home and studio of America's most beloved Impressionist, J. Alden Weir, and walk in the footsteps of generations of world-class artists. Set amidst more than 60 acres of painterly woods, fields, and waterways, you’ll soon see why Weir described his home as the "Great Good Place." Weir’s farm is a national legacy to American Impressionism, the creative spirit, and historic preservation. (This excerpt taken from the Weir Farm website)
The Playhouse is a non-profit that produces theater from playwrights, actors, directors, and designers of all backgrounds, while entertaining audiences and exploring human and societal issues along the way. (This excerpt taken from the Westport Country Playhouse website)
Earthplace blends science, conservation, and education into pathways for learning about nature and the environment. (This excerpt taken from the Earthplace - The Nature Discovery Center website)
This saltbox house was built in 1750 for David Ogden at the time of his marriage to Jane Sturges. For the next 125 years it was home for the Ogden family in the farming and coastal shipping town of Fairfield. The property once included nearly 75 acres of farmland and several outbuildings. Today, the Ogden House welcomes visitors to discover more about the life of a colonial family. (This excerpt taken from the Ogden House & Gardens website)
Grounded in the belief that art is vital to the spirit, creativity and wholeness of human beings, the mission of Silvermine Arts Center is to cultivate and encourage growth through the arts; to promote and showcase artists; and to provide arts education opportunities for the greater community. Silvermine provides an environment and atmosphere in which art and artists can develop and flourish. Students, visitors, faculty and artist members can work on projects, share ideas, explore new areas and grow in their understanding and immersion in the arts. (This excerpt taken from the Silvermine Guild Arts Center website)
The Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts is Located on Campus of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield County, the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts is a multi-faceted facility that presents a wide variety of lectures, theatrical, musical, and dance performances. (This excerpt taken from the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts website)
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Westport, CT
(range: 6 miles)
MoCA Westport is dedicated to presenting diverse and innovative exhibitions featuring the work of established, emerging and locally impactful artists and curators. MoCA’s Music at MoCA concert series features a diverse range of Classical, Jazz and Pop performers. The Academy offers educational classes and instruction uniquely designed to bring people of all ages and talents an opportunity to develop new skills and experience the creative arts in meaningful ways. (This excerpt taken from the MoCA Westport website)
Founded by art collector and fashion designer Larry Aldrich in 1964, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is one of the oldest contemporary art museums in the United States. The Museum is one of the few independent, non-collecting institutions in the country and the only museum in Connecticut solely dedicated to the presentation of contemporary art. (This excerpt taken from the The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum website)
The Discovery Museum is a hands-on science museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut, that serves as both a tourist destination and an educational resource for area families, schools, and other groups. Founded in 1958, opened to the public in 1962, and originally named the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry (or commonly referred to using the acronym MASI), Discovery Museum has offered interactive learning opportunities to generations of local residents.  (This excerpt taken from the The Discovery Museum website)
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