I’m With Her effortlessly blends vocal harmonies

I’m With Her released its debut album last year and has been touring practically nonstop since. The trio comprises Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan, all of whom have earned their musical chops along the way with a total of seven solo albums collectively, have acclaimed work in other well-known bands (Nickel Creek and Crooked Still) and have picked … read more

ACT adapts Stephen Schwartz’s Working to add Ridgefield flair

If there is one word to describe Working, running at Ridgefield’s A Contemporary Theatre (ACT) of Connecticut Feb. 14 through March 10, it would have to be authenticity. And groundbreaking … but that’s two words. Stephen Schwartz wrote and directed this musical, which made its Broadway debut in 1978, and has been mounted in revised form several times over the … read more

Riki Stevens tours with Mystic Bowie

2018 was an eventful year for Riki Stevens. The Norwalk singer-songwriter’s talent got noticed big-time when she won Wall Street Theater’s first “Connecticut’s Got Talent” competition in March. A few weeks later, she appeared on radio station WPKN, and in the summer she headlined Norwalk’s NICE Festival. She also began working on her debut studio album. Lately, Stevens has been … read more