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June 15-21, 2018: "Dance Fantasy: The Show," "I Feel Pretty," Brainstorm Experience with Jane Pauley and Longest Day/Newtown Bridge Club Fundraiser

Published: June 15, 2018 at 12:00 am

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"DANCE FANTASY: THE SHOW"


Friday, June 15: 8 pm (doors open 7:30), $25/advance, $30/door, ballroom and Latin dance performances by students and faculty of Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Southbury; 203-267-7600, fredastaire.com/southbury/contact.


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SATURDAY, JUNE 16-THURSDAY, JUNE 21


I FEEL PRETTY


Rated PG-13 * running time 1:50


Starring Amy Schumer, Michelle Williams & Emily Ratajkowski


Tickets $3
($2 for senior citizens, Tuesday matinee only)


Screenings Saturday, 7 & 9:20 pm; Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7 pm;
matinees Saturday and Sunday, 1 & 4 pm; Monday,* 1 pm


A serious head injury incurred in an exercise class leaves a single woman with low self-esteem (Schumer) under the impression that she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realizes her appearance never changed?

*Weekday matinee this week will be on Monday, instead of Tuesday (special event in the theater Tuesday night; see below for details, under Special Events)

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THE AVIELLE FOUNDATION BRAINSTORM EXPERIENCE:


"BRAIN HEALTH IS HEALTH" WITH JANE PAULEY


Tuesday, May 19 (ETH Theatre): 7 pm (doors open at 6:30), $15/advance, $20/door (series tickets available), respected broadcast journalist and author, who has shared her personal struggle with bipolar disorder, will be guest for next program in series offering unique perspectives on the care, science, strength and vulnerability on the brain, program to include Q&A with Pauley; 203-491-0304, aviellefoundation.org.


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THE LONGEST DAY: 2ND ANNUAL ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION FUNDRAISER
hosted by Newtown Bridge Club


Tuesday, June 19 (Alexandria Room and gymnasium): $15/morning, afternoon or evening Duplicate session or $10/morning or afternoon Social session, light breakfast at 9 then morning games 10 am-1 pm (open duplicate section and social non-duplicate and duplicate games available), lunch break, afternoon session 2-5 pm (Social Bridge, 229ers, Chat Bridge and Open duplicate games), dinner 5-6 (including live jazz), then evening games 6-9 pm (Open section and games for newer players available), hosted by Newtown Bridge Club, all proceeds to benefit the Alzheimer's Association, anyone bringing in $100 in donations can play free all day; 203-733-8525, newtownbridge.org.


Read more here: Bridge Club Planning Longest Day Fundraiser



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This Week's Poll

Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is presenting or coordinating on six weeks of special events. Which event are you looking forward to the most? (Visit our Features page for a full story with details about all of these events.)

“In The Bag” exhibition, on view to September 28
0% (0 votes)
The Lords of 52nd Street concert, September 14
0% (0 votes)
Newtown Arts Festival weekend, September 15-16
50% (1 vote)
“An Evening of the Arts,” September 15
50% (1 vote)
“The Fox on the Fairway” production by Town Players of Newtown, weekends September 21-October 13
0% (0 votes)
“The Main Street Replica Project,” launching September 25
0% (0 votes)
Someday Cinema Series screenings of “The Blues Brothers,” September 30
0% (0 votes)
Photography display “In Our Rearview Mirror” by Marleen Cafarelli, et al, October 1-30
0% (0 votes)
“Love, Laughter, and Rhubarb” with Tinky Weisblat, October 3
0% (0 votes)
Newtown Day, October 6
0% (0 votes)
The 3rd Annual Newtown-Sandy Hook Restaurant Week, October 8-14
0% (0 votes)
Basket weaving workshop with Tina Puckett, October 13
0% (0 votes)
“Courageous Conversations in A Complex World,” October 17
0% (0 votes)
Live at ETH: David Wax Museum concert, October 19
0% (0 votes)
The 2nd Annual Fall Carnival at Fairfield Hills, October 19-21
0% (0 votes)
Connecticut Author’s Reading Series, October 21
0% (0 votes)
Natalie’s Open Mic, October 21
0% (0 votes)
“The Wordsmiths,” October 24
0% (0 votes)
Pianist Konstanza Chernov, October 28
0% (0 votes)
Someday Cinema Series double feature screenings of “Bride of Frankenstein” and “The Beast with Five Fingers,” October 29
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 2