Things to do in Westport this weekend
Updated 4:23 pm, Friday, February 21, 2014
If the non-stop snowstorms have left you feeling a bit battered, take advantage of this weekend's much less stormy -- almost balmy -- weather to give your spirits a boost. Here are things to do in Westport this weekend that you might enjoy:
The Westport Community Theatre stages its final weekend of performances of the awarding-winning, "The Crucible," by Arthur Miller at Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Ave. Curtain time is 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, with matinees at 2 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $20. For tickets and information, call 203-226-1983 or visit www.westportcommunitytheatre.com
Focus on the gripping photos on display in "On The Wire: Veiled Rebellion," by Westport native and Pulitzer Prize-winning photo-journalist Lynsey Addario at the Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. The exhibition closes Sunday; weekend hours are noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For information, visit www.westportartscenter.org or call 203-222-7070.
Put a little love in your life with a performance of "Love Letters" at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Unitarian Church, 10 Lyons Plains Road. Tickets are $20 and are available in advance or at the door. Call 203-227-7205, ext. 10.
Uri Sharlin's DogCat Ensemble will perform at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Beit Chaverim Synagogue, 85 Post Road West. Presented by the Radical Jewish Culture Festival, tickets are $18 in advance and $20 at the door, with discounts for JTT members. The evening will also feature a craft beer tasting. For reservations, e-mail BeitChaverimSyn@optonline.net or call 203-227-3333.
Remember that time ...? No? Have no fear, just listen to Mary-Lou Weisman, author of "My Middle-Aged Baby Book: A Place to Write Down All the Things You'll Soon Forget," discuss the nature of humor. The program is at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road. For more information, call 203-291-4800 or visit www.westportlibrary.org