Schedule

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Guilford Performing Arts Festival @ Multiple
Guilford Performing Arts Festival @ Multiple
Sep 29 all-day
Guilford Performing Arts Festival @ Multiple | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Experience four days and nights of music, drama, dance, poetry, storytelling and circus arts—even mind reading. Plus workshops in music and dance, interactive improvisational theater, a drum circle and musicians’ jam. All FREE! The Connecticut[...]
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11:30 am ShoreGrass Bluegrass Band @ Guilford Free Library
ShoreGrass Bluegrass Band @ Guilford Free Library
Sep 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
ShoreGrass Bluegrass Band @ Guilford Free Library | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
One of the Shoreline’s longest standing ensembles presents a family-friendly concert of lively folk and bluegrass tunes. Artist Bio A bluegrass band from the Connecticut shoreline that’s performed around the Northeast since 1996, ShoreGrass is[...]
1:00 pm Butter Jones @ Guilford Town Green
Butter Jones @ Guilford Town Green
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Butter Jones @ Guilford Town Green | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Butter Jones will perform all-original music, reflecting the talents of the band’s three poet-songwriters and influences ranging from indie rock to alt-country and Americana—set in a jam-band context.Artist BioCombining indie rock, Americana, alt-country and a[...]
1:00 pm Jim Paradis @ Guilford Free Library
Jim Paradis @ Guilford Free Library
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Jim Paradis @ Guilford Free Library | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Singer-songwriter-guitarist Jim Paradis presents songs of love, family and hope. Smooth vocals, heartfelt melodies and poetic lyrics will draw you in to the emotional highs and lows of life’s journey. Artist Bio The contemporary folk[...]
1:00 pm Storyteller Jonathan Kruk @ Hyland House Museum
Storyteller Jonathan Kruk @ Hyland House Museum
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Storyteller Jonathan Kruk @ Hyland House Museum | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Master storyteller Jonathan Kruk presents a theatrical and highly interactive performance of classic and original Faerie tales featuring varied voices, characterization and period garb.Artist BioJonathan Kruk grew up on tall tales and daydreams. He acted[...]
1:30 pm Argyle Sax Quartet @ Christ Episcopal Church
Argyle Sax Quartet @ Christ Episcopal Church
Sep 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Argyle Sax Quartet @ Christ Episcopal Church | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
The quartet will perform a selection of works, from light and fun to intricate, pensive and intense, drawing from classical, jazz, contemporary and movie music. Artist BioThe Argyle Sax Quartet performs a repertoire that spans genres[...]
2:00 pm Just One Sip: A Caffeinated Musical @ First Congregational Church
Just One Sip: A Caffeinated Musical @ First Congregational Church
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Just One Sip: A Caffeinated Musical @ First Congregational Church | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
A contemporary pop musical created by high-school and middle-school actors, singers and musicians, Just One Sip is a coming-of-age-story with humor, romance and drama, set in a local coffee shop.Artist BioWriters Gaby Onorati and Carlin[...]
2:30 pm Les Tordus @ Hyland House Museum
Les Tordus @ Hyland House Museum
Sep 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm
Les Tordus @ Hyland House Museum | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Les Tordus will perform and teach traditional music from Québec, Appalachia and Scandinavia. Learn the history, rhythms, music and instrumentation of this old-time dance music—and the toe-tapping reasons for its resurgence in popularity today.Artist BioLes[...]
2:30 pm No Boundaries Youth Theater: Estrellita de Oro @ Guilford Town Green
No Boundaries Youth Theater: Estrellita de Oro @ Guilford Town Green
Sep 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
No Boundaries Youth Theater: Estrellita de Oro @ Guilford Town Green | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
NBYT will perform a short Cinderella story, Estrellita de Oro, followed by acting games in which performers and the audience interact to explore the characters just seen on stage. Based on a Mexican folktale, Estrellita[...]
3:00 pm Festival of Dance @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center
Festival of Dance @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Festival of Dance @ Nathanael B. Greene Community Center | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Three dance companies—Eastern Connecticut Ballet, Shoreline Ballet and Starship Dance—combine to present a showcase of each company’s latest repertoire. Artist Bios Eastern Connecticut Ballet (ECB) has been one of Connecticut’s premier dance schools since 1992.[...]
3:00 pm Tommy Cosmo & Bobo @ The Marketplace at Guilford Food Center
Tommy Cosmo & Bobo @ The Marketplace at Guilford Food Center
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tommy Cosmo & Bobo @ The Marketplace at Guilford Food Center | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Tommy and Bobo promise a rocking good time for all ages, with a wide-ranging selection of country, folk, rock, rockabilly and R&B songs—old favorites and new delights.Artist BioGuitarist Tommy Cosmo and bassist Bobo Lavorgna play[...]
3:00 pm U.S. Coast Guard Band @ Guilford High School
U.S. Coast Guard Band @ Guilford High School
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
U.S. Coast Guard Band @ Guilford High School | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
The Coast Guard band will play a broad spectrum of music, from wind ensemble classics to swinging jazz, highlighted by a side-by-side performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Sea Songs, and Bigelow and Swearingen’s Our Director[...]
3:15 pm The Skunk Misery Ramblers @ Hyland House Museum
The Skunk Misery Ramblers @ Hyland House Museum
Sep 29 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
The Skunk Misery Ramblers @ Hyland House Museum | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
The Skunks will play a set of old-time tunes drawn from both American and immigrant culture. Got an old fiddle or guitar in your closet? Dust it off and join the fun. Artist Bio The[...]
4:00 pm Julie Fitzpatrick: 77 U-Turn @ First Congregational Church
Julie Fitzpatrick: 77 U-Turn @ First Congregational Church
Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Julie Fitzpatrick: 77 U-Turn @ First Congregational Church | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
77 U-Turn is a fully staged theater piece that uses poetic storytelling and song to reflect on coming home, parenting, love, loss, confusion and what happens when we turn around and look back before moving[...]
4:15 pm Open Old-Time Musicians’ Jam with Sarah Prown @ Hyland House Museum
Open Old-Time Musicians’ Jam with Sarah Prown @ Hyland House Museum
Sep 29 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Old-Time Musicians' Jam with Sarah Prown @ Hyland House Museum | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
With probably half of the fiddlers in the Western Hemisphere already present at the Hyland House for the Skunk Misery Ramblers’ performance, rosin up your bow, grab your guitar, your horn, your whatever and join[...]
4:30 pm Living with Robots @ Guilford Town Green
Living with Robots @ Guilford Town Green
Sep 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Living with Robots @ Guilford Town Green | Guilford | Connecticut | United States
Blues-infused Americana duo Living With Robots (Sandy Connelly and Ted Ervin) will perform family-friendly and deep cover-track songs, connecting to the audience with humor and energy. Sandy and Ted are busy local musicians and teachers,[...]