Things to do in Westport this weekend
Published 10:50 am, Friday, June 7, 2013
Tropical Storm Andrea is threatening to wreak havoc with at least part of this weekend, but that doesn't mean you have to stay home. Here are some things to get you out of the house, while enjoying a range of indoor diversions in Westport:
Check out the Staples Players' studio production of "Museum," by Tina Howe, at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Toquet Hall Teen Center, 58 Post Road East. The spring production by the high school troupe also will be staged at 4 p.m. Sunday. http://bit.ly/xiOo9i
Friday night, harken back to political scandals past with the debut production of "Frost/Nixon," by the Westport Community Theatre, at 8 p.m. in Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Ave. The show, dramatizing David Frost's famous interviews with the disgraced former President Nixon, will also be staged at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $20-$16. Call 203-226-1983 or visit www.westportcommunitytheatre.com for details.
Learn how to tell your life's story Saturday with help from Suzanne Sheridan and Rozanne Gates of Legacy Project USA. The session will be held at 2 p.m. in the Westport Historical Society's Sheffer Gallery, 25 Avery Place. There is a suggested donation of $5. For more information, visit www.westporthistory.org or call 203-222-1424.
Hear Aztec Two-Step in the intimate setting of the Voices Cafe at the Unitarian Church, 10 Lyons Plains Road, at 8 p.m. Saturday. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.; tickets are $30 in advance. Call 203-227-7205 or visit www.voicescafe.org for tickets and information.
The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road, will host a musical tribute to the late artist and musician Eric Von Schmidt at 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. For more information, call 203-291-4800 or www.visit westportlibrary.org