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04/24/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest David Leonard

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Randy Bachman of The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive is a legendary figure in the rock n' roll world. Guitarist, songwriter, performer...

04/25/2015 - 12:30pm

The Met Opera LIVE in HD
Pietro Mascagni Cavalleria Rusticana
and Ruggero Leoncavallo Pagliacci

Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill returns in an...

04/25/2015 - 5:00pm
04/25/2015 - 7:30pm

Pepsi Children’s Series
Partially Underwritten by Mutual of Omaha CT Division Office: Barry Polley, CLU®, ChFC® and Kristen Papucci, Ridgefield...

04/26/2015 - 4:00pm

Powered by Guitar Center
Sponsored by Music Shed, Pepsi, i95, The Enchanted Garden, Hal Prince Music and Entertainment
With support from Ridgefield Music

2015 Judges: Ethan Carey, Linda Eder, Vaneese Thomas...

04/27/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest The BlueBonnets

Palm Bay International World Beat Series
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please join us in the...
04/28/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Lucie Silvas

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Underwritten by CULTEC

Daughtry is coming to Ridgefield -- the American rock band formed and fronted by Chris Daughtry...

04/29/2015 - 4:00pm
04/29/2015 - 7:00pm
04/30/2015 - 4:00pm

105 mins ~ Unrated

In the massive city of Tokyo, Kumiko lives in utter solitude. A struggling twenty-something, she works a dreadful, dead-end job under an awful boss, is intimidated by her well-off peers, and nagged...

04/30/2015 - 7:30pm

See the newly restored film THE BREAKFAST CLUB on the Big Screen – now in HD!
  

LIVE THE 80S ALL OVER AGAIN!  The iconic John Hughes film is celebrating its 30th...

05/01/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Keith Robinson

Clark Construction Comedy Series

Emmy® Award-winning actor/writer/comedian Wanda Sykes has been called "one of the funniest stand-up comics" by her...

05/02/2015 - 12:00pm

Q&A following the film with Dr. T. Colin Campbell (NY Times best selling author The China Study and pioneer in the benefits of the plant based diet), Nelson Campbell (Director of PlantPure...

05/02/2015 - 8:00pm

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With Special Guest Kashmir, A Led Zeppelin Tribute Band

A Night of Classic 70’s Rock!

Don’t miss classic rock legend and a...

05/03/2015 - 7:00pm

With a Q&A hosted by ESPN's Adnan Virk with Jim Calhoun and co-producers Lauren Cragg & Chris Martens
A Ridgefield Playhouse and Connecticut Film Festival Co-Production

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05/06/2015 - 6:30pm

HamletHub Whole New You Series
Partially underwritten by Saltana Cave

Tonight we all tap into our inner BADASS!

In the lobby at 6:30pm -
X-rated Fusion Liqueur tasting courtesy of...

05/07/2015 - 7:30pm

With Special Guest PJ Pacifico

Emerging Artist Series
Northeast Builders of Ridgefield, LLC Country Series

Join us at 6:45 in the lobby for one complimentary beer for each ticket purchased....

05/08/2015 - 8:00pm

Ridgefield Magazine Broadway and Cabaret Series
Partially Underwritten by Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Show-stopping Numbers from Broadway's Hottest Dancers
Directed by Daniel C. Levine (Les...

05/09/2015 - 7:00pm

National Theatre of London in HD
A View from the Bridge

Don’t miss a...

05/10/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Bobby Paltauf Band

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Featuring Vernon Reid (Living Colour), Robert Mercurcio (Galactic), Durga McBroom (Pink Floyd), ...

05/12/2015 - 8:00pm

Global Tour 2015

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Todd Rundgren, Rock’s Renaissance Man, returns to The Ridgefield Playhouse with his Global 2015 tour, celebrating his new Album “Global”, with...

05/13/2015 - 7:00pm

Documentary
Q&A with Joe Pantoliano

HamletHub A Whole New You Series
Underwritten by Ridgefield Prevention Council and Silver Hill Hospital

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05/14/2015 - 10:00am
05/14/2015 - 12:15pm

Underwritten by Boehringer Ingelheim Cares Foundation

Supported by Barker Welfare Foundation, Boehringer Ingelheim Cares Foundation, The Box of Rain Foundation, Fairfield County Community Foundation, First Student...

05/14/2015 - 2:00pm
05/14/2015 - 6:00pm

National Theatre Live in HD
Man and Superman
2pm Live ~ 6pm Encore

Academy Award® nominee Ralph Fiennes (The English Patient, Schindler’s List; Oedipus at the...

05/15/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Matt Fulchrion

Clark Construction Comedy Series...

05/16/2015 - 7:00pm

The Stars Come Out For Healing The Children NE: 
New England Film Premiere and Charity Fundraiser
VIP Meet and Greet, Film, Q&A and Live Auction, Followed By A Catered Premiere After Party...

05/17/2015 - 1:00pm

109 Cheese & Wine Art, Wine and Jazz Series

Join us in the lobby at 1pm for a champagne tasting courtesy of 109 Cheese and Wine, brunch items from Bareburger's new spring menu and art exhibit with local artist...

05/20/2015 - 6:30pm

HamletHub Whole New You Series
Proceeds benefit Ann's Place

In the lobby at 6:30pm -
Shopping with Lyn Evans Potpourri Design!
Make-up applications from Adam...

05/21/2015 - 8:00pm

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The perfect Summer kick-off!  Join is in the lobby before the show for "Cheeseburgers In Paradise" courtesy of Bareburger, Cabo Wabo tequila tastings courtesy of Campari...

05/22/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Brothers Keeper

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Famed jam band Blues Traveler’s Grammy Award-winning hit “Run-Around,” along with “Gina,” “100 Years...

05/23/2015 - 7:30pm

Presented by The Ridgefield Playhouse Film Society

Raymond De Felitta, the Academy Award® nominee writer and Director, will be on hand for the Q&A hosted by Ira Joe Fisher.

Rob the Mob is...

05/26/2015 - 7:00pm

Featuring The Funky Dawgs Brass Band, RHS Jazz Band and Relative Souls

For the second time, the Funky Dawgz Brass Band (featuring RHS alumnus and saxophonist Tommy Weeks) and Relative Souls (featuring RHS...

05/28/2015 - 7:00pm

The Lime Rock Drivers Club Film Series

Come get your gearhead fix and support The Playhouse!

Sponsored by Jeff McAllister, 109 Cheese and Wine & Caffeine and Carburetor

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05/29/2015 - 8:00pm

Celebrating 50 Years!

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Underwritten by Transworld Business Advisors of Fairfield County 

Featuring Florence LaRue, The 5th Dimension is best known for their hits...

05/30/2015 - 8:00pm

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Chris MacDonald brings back the magic of “the King of Rock-n-roll” with his tribute Memories of Elvis show.

The ultimate celebration of Elvis’s life and music...

06/03/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Jamie McLean

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Leon Russell has been called a rock and roll Renaissance man, and indeed there is little that this Oklahoma-bred singer-pianist hasn’t done...

06/05/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Imam Baildi 

Palm Bay International World Beat Series
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Please join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for a wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay...

06/10/2015 - 7:30pm

Emerging Artist Series
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Join us at 6:45 in the lobby for one complimentary beer for each ticket purchased.  Hang out with friends and be one of the first to hear these talented musicians in...

06/12/2015 - 8:00pm

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As the frontman of the Byrds, Roger McGuinn and his trademark 12-string Rickenbacker guitar pioneered folk-rock and country-rock, influencing everyone from the Beatles to Tom...

06/13/2015 - 8:00pm

Palm Bay International World Beat Series
Doyle Coffin Architecture Singer Songwriter Series

Complimentary wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay International in the lobby at 7:15pm

Ottmar Liebert is a...

06/14/2015 - 3:00pm

Presented by: Fred Astaire Dance Studio 

Take some of the greatest songs of all times and combine it with special ballroom show dance routines  – and you will have one entertaining...

06/16/2015 - 8:00pm

Doyle Coffin Architecture Singer Songwriter Series
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Graham Parker and The Rumour -...

06/17/2015 - 7:30pm

Presented by The Ridgefield Playhouse Film Society

Written, directed and produced by Brian Jett
Q & A with 7-time Emmy Award actor Ed Asner and Brian Jett following the film hosted by Ira Joe Fisher...

06/19/2015 - 8:00pm

Northeast Builders of Ridgefield, LLC Country Series
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06/21/2015 - 8:00pm

Elegant Gypsy & More
Electric Tour 2015

109 Cheese and Wine Evening of Art, Wine and Jazz Series
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Join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for a wine...

06/23/2015 - 8:00pm

Keep Me In Your Heart For A While

109 Cheese and Wine Evening of Art, Wine and Jazz Series

Join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for a wine tasting with 109 Cheese & Wine as well as a reception and...

06/25/2015 - 8:00pm

Northeast Builders of Ridgefield, LLC Country Series
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Asleep at the Wheel, the venerable Texas swing band, is led by Ray Benson (guitar and vocals) an rounded out by Dave Sanger (Drums), Dave...

06/27/2015 - 8:00pm

With Special Guest Acoustically Speaking
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Underwritten by Casey Energy

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06/28/2015 - 8:00pm

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2015 Grammy Award Nominee:
Best American Roots Performance
The Old Me Better, Featuring The California Feet Warmers
Best Americana...

07/02/2015 - 8:00pm

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Partially Underwritten by acousticmusic.org

A solo acoustic evening with...

07/05/2015 - 8:00pm

35th ANNIVERSARY TOUR

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A rule-breaker and a trail-blazer, this four-time Grammy winner and MTV superstar helped define the music of the 80s. Come see this living legend famous for...

07/08/2015 - 8:00pm

Black Sheep Summer Tour

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For nearly 17 years, Yonder Mountain String Band has redefined bluegrass music, expanding the traditional acoustic genre beyond established boundaries by pushing the...

07/09/2015 - 6:00pm

Come share in the “Good Vibrations” at our Annual Summer Gala

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Partially underwritten by The Berisford Family, Hastings, Cohan and Walsh, PepsiCo, Terry and Barbara Reddington, Scott...

07/11/2015 - 7:30pm

109 Cheese and Wine An Evening of Art, Wine and Jazz Series
Ridgefield Magazine Broadway and Cabaret Series
Underwritten by Laurel Ridge Healthcare Center and
Ridgefield Crossings

...

07/12/2015 - 8:00pm

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It’s a party and concert all in one! The Yacht Rock Revue™ is the Greatest Show on Surf and the finest tribute to ‘70s light rock to ever perform anywhere. Ever. Their...

07/18/2015 - 8:00pm

Clark Construction Comedy Series

Nick Di Paolo's brutally honest performances remind us of what great stand up should be -- funny, socially relevant and a little bit reckless.  His sarcastic style and acerbic...

07/19/2015 - 8:00pm

Northeast Builders of Ridgefield, LLC Country Series
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This Grammy-winning...

07/21/2015 - 8:30pm

Followed by a live gaming broadcast hosted from ESL Studio’s in Cologne, Germany Produced by  BY Experience & ESL Presents

Join us for a LIVE video gaming hybrid event for cinema featuring...

07/22/2015 - 7:00pm

The Lime Rock Drivers Club Film Series

Come get your gearhead fix and support The Playhouse! 

Sponsored by Jeff McAllister, 109 Cheese and Wine & Caffeine and Carburetor...

07/25/2015 - 8:00pm

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Old-school ‘80s rockers will feel right at home at Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer’s show!   His glam metal roots have melded into a new century’s hard heartland rock.  ...

07/26/2015 - 8:00pm

Northeast Builders of Ridgefield, LLC Country Series
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With hits like “Dust In The Wind,” “Carry On Wayward Son” and “Point Of Know Return,”...

07/29/2015 - 8:00pm

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You Just Can’t Stop The Beat!

Dave Wakeling and his all-star ska backing band are bringing The Beat to Ridgefield with “Mirror in the Bathroom,” “...

08/05/2015 - 8:00pm

Doyle Coffin Architecture Singer Songwriter Series
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Partially Underwritten by Ridgefield Bicycle Company

A former pro surfer from Kauai, Frankenreiter became the prot...

08/08/2015 - 8:00pm

Featuring Rich Vos, Bonnie McFarlane and Jim Florentine

An uproarious night of comedy with husband and wife Rich Vos and Bonnie McFarlane!  Best known from "Opie and Anthony" and NBC’s hit reality show...

08/09/2015 - 8:00pm

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Partially Underwritten by Transworld Business Advisors of Fairfield County

Boz Scaggs is best known as famed guitarist and lead singer of the Steve Miller Band in the 60’s and his solo...

08/15/2015 - 12:00pm

Bank of America and Merrill Lynch Wealth Management present:

Shakespeare on the Green and Green Expo
A FREE outdoor...

08/16/2015 - 8:00pm

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GALACTIC cut their teeth playing the biggest party in America -- Mardi Gras!  Inspired by local legends such as Professor Longhair and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the band includes Ben Ellman (...

08/21/2015 - 8:00pm

Clark Construction Comedy Series

It’s Comedian / Actor / Impressionist Frank Caliendo at The Playhouse! 

Known for "dead on" impressions of famous actors (like Al Pacino, Robin...

08/22/2015 - 8:00pm

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Ridgefield Magazine Broadway and Cabaret Series

This show will take both old and new BEATLES fans straight to the era...

09/19/2015 - 4:00pm
09/19/2015 - 7:30pm

Palm Bay International World Beat Series
Pepsi Children Series

Please join us in the lobby at 6:45pm for a wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay International!

STREET BEAT is a kinetic, maximum...

09/25/2015 - 7:30pm

Ridgefield Magazine Broadway and Cabaret Series
Partially underwritten by The Glenn H. Greenberg and Linda Vester Foundation

Founded in 1971 as an avant-garde dance company by Dartmouth College students, Pilobolus...

09/27/2015 - 8:00pm

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A stunning multi-media tribute to the “King of Pop’s” life and legacy!  Lasers, large screen video projection and 50,000 watts of awesome sound will take fans of all ages on a...

09/30/2015 - 7:30pm

Palm Bay International World Beat Series

Please join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for a wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay International!

For six decades Ballet Folklórico de México...

10/08/2015 - 8:00pm

"Up Close and Alone"

He was the former lead singer and frequent keyboardist for the Canadian rock band The Guess Who. During his 10 years in band, from 1965 to 1975, he sang, wrote or co-wrote many hit songs...

10/21/2015 - 8:00pm

Palm Bay International World Beat Series

Please join us in the lobby at 7:15pm for a wine tasting courtesy of Palm Bay International!

Loreena McKennitt’s “eclectic Celtic” music has won...

12/17/2015 - 7:30pm

Palm Bay International World Beat Series

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