It’s time for THE RIDGEFIELD PLAYHOUSE: WEEKEND ROUND UP!
TONIGHT! Fri, May 19 at 8pm, it’s Emmet Cohen Trio. Multifaceted American jazz pianist and composer Emmet Cohen is undoubtedly one of this generation’s pivotal figures in jazz. He is the winner of the 2019 American Pianists Awards, the Cole Porter Fellow of the American Pianists Association, and an Artist-in-Residence at the University of Indianapolis. The evening is part of the Moffly Media Evening of Arts, Wine, & Jazz Series. Join us in the lobby beginning at 7pm for a complimentary wine tasting of Vionta Albarino and Orube Rioja with Ferrer Miranda Family Wines and art exhibit by Melissa Benedek. Visit Bailey’s Backyard (23 Bailey Ave, Ridgefield) for dinner and receive 10% off your bill when you present your ticket!
TOMORROW! Sat May 20 at 7:30pm, The Doo Wop Project returns by popular demand! Featuring stars of Broadway’s hits Jersey Boys, Motown: The Musical and Chazz Palminteri’s A Bronx Tale, The Doo Wop Project pays homage to the sounds they love by performing renditions of doo wop classics, as well as “doo wop-ifying” modern day favorites! The evenings is part of the Teed & Brown Broadway & Cabaret Series and Pepsi Rock Series Driven by North American Motor Car. Visit Bareburger (38 Danbury Road, Ridgefield) before or after the show and enjoy a complimentary glass of house wine or draft beer with your entrée when you present your ticket.
And on Sun, May 21 at 7:30pm it’s Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder. 15-time Grammy Award Winner, Ricky Skaggs’ career is easily among the most significant in recent country music history. At age five, Skaggs picked up the mandolin and within a few years, he emerged as a prominent name in the country scene. Over the course of his 50-year career, Skaggs has written and recorded with progressive bluegrass acts such as J.D. Crowe & The New South and Country Gentlemen. In the past decade, he has been honored with inductions into the Gospel Music Association’s Gospel Music Hall of Fame and the Musicians Hall of Fame. The evening is part of the Mountain Dew Country & Bluegrass Series. Visit Tequila Escape Kitchen + Bar (439 Main Street, Ridgefield) for dinner before the show and enjoy 10% off your check when you present your ticket!
TICKETS ON SALE FOR SHOWS ANNOUNCED EARLIER THIS WEEK-
Seth Meyers on Thurs, June 15 at 8pm
7th Annual Bernie Williams Day: Celebrity Softball Game & All-Star Concert on Sat, August 5 at 1pm
Early access pass available!
Justin Willman – Magic For Humans In Person Tour on Friday, August 11 at 8pm
VIP Upgrade available!
Air Supply – The Lost in Love Experience on Sun, September 10 at 7:30pm
VIP Upgrade available!
LeAnn Rimes - the story... so far tour on Thurs, November 16 at 7:30pm
LAST CHANCE TO BID ON OUR MAY AUCTION!
This month our auction item is a stunning Limited Edition sea foam green Squier Strat signed by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston of The Beach Boys. The Beach Boys epitomized southern California youth culture and practically invented the pop music aesthetic widely referred to as the 'California sound.' They remain to this day one of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful bands of all time. Rare opportunity to add a very special piece to your collection!
The Auction closes TONIGHT, May 19th at 5pm!!
Proceeds will benefit The Leir Foundation Arts for Everyone Outreach Program at The Ridgefield Playhouse.
Get a glimpse below of what’s coming up NEXT WEEK, and CLICK HERE for the Ridgefield Playhouse’s full calendar.
- “Grumpy Old Men”- FREE Senior Cinema screening on Tues, May 23 at 1pm
- “Best of Enemies” – National Theatre in HD on Tues, May 23 at 6pm
- Hunter Hayes – The Red Sky Tour, with Loren Gray on Wed, May 24 at 8pm
- Tower of Power 55th Anniversary on Thurs, May 25 at 8pm *LIMITED TICKETS REMAIN*
- “Don Giovanni”– The Met Opera Encore in HD on Sat, May 27 at 12pm