The Paper Romance exhibit will run Feb. 15-18 at the Firehouse Gallery, 81 Naugatuck Avenue, Milford. The exhibit features a collection of original romance novel cover illustrations. For more information, visit milfordarts.org.
Harmonica aficionado Don Meade will perform on Feb. 15 at 7:45 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford. He will join the P.V. O’Donnell Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann traditional music session. The concert is free. For more information, call 203-876-9973.
The North American Handmade Bicycle Show will run Feb. 16-18 at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd., Hartford. For more information, visit nahbs.com.
Proof will run Feb. 16 through March 10 at TheatreWorks New Milford, 5 Brookside Avenue, Brookfield. Having spent years caring for her father, a brilliant mathematician who suffered from devastating mental deterioration, Catherine wonders whether she’s now embodying his complex legacy. Tickets are $25. For more information, visit theatreworks.us.
Cris Jacobs will perform on Feb. 16 at 7:45 p.m. at the Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield. The singer will perform songs from his album Dust to Gold. Tickets are $22. For more information, visit fairfieldtheatre.org.
BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play will be performed on Feb. 16 at 8 p.m. at the Quick Center, 1073 North Benson Street, Fairfield. The show celebrates the unspoken rhythm and language that black girls have through Double Dutch, social dances, and hand-clapping games that are contemporary and ancestral. Tickets are $27-$40 at quickcenter.com.
Fleetwood Macked and The McCartney Years will perform on Feb. 16 at 8 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield. The two tribute bands will share the stage for a night of hits. Tickets are $45. For more information, visit ridgefieldplayhouse.org.
Pequot Library’s annual Mid-Winter Book Sale will run Feb. 17-18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Avenue, Southport. The sale will include books, CDs and DVDs. For more information, visit pequotlibrary.org.
*Heart Stitch USA
The Heart Stitch USA workshop is on Feb. 17 at 11 a.m. at the Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road, Wilton. Museum Educator Lola Chen will be talking about journeys, geography, family and friends while kids work on a simple needlework project, sewing a heart on a stenciled USA map. The program is for ages 6 to 12. Tickets are $10 per child and $15 per non-member child. For more information, email [email protected]
James Hunter Six
James Hunter Six will perform on Feb. 17 at 7:45 p.m. at the Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield. The music of James Hunter Six purposely resembles soul music from the 60s more than anything from the last 40 years. Tickets are $45. For more information, visit fairfieldtheatre.org.
The Yale Whiffenpoofs will perform on Feb. 17 at 8 p.m. at the Bijou Theatre, 275 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport. The Whiffenpoofs are the world’s oldest and best-known collegiate a cappella group. Tickets are $25-$40. For more information, visit bijoutheatrect.ticketfly.com.
Johnny Neel and Screamin Eagle Band will perform on Feb. 17 at 8 p.m. at the Wall Street Theater, 71 Wall Street, Norwalk. They are a modern Southern rock band. Tickets are $15-$30. For more information, visit wallstreettheater.com.
Tanglewood Marionettes: Sleeping Beauty will be performed on Feb. 18 at 3 p.m. at the Stamford Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford. Large, beautifully hand-crafted marionettes, colorful sets, and integrated lighting and sound create a fully immersive theatrical experience with Tanglewood Marionettes’ production of Sleeping Beauty. Tickets are $12.50. For more information, visit palacestamford.org.
New York Kammermusiker will perform on Feb. 18 at 4 p.m. at the First Congregational Church auditorium, 108 Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich. Tickets are $25. For more information, visit fccog.org.
Romeo and Juliet
The Bolshoi Ballet’s Romeo and Juliet will be screened on Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield. Tickets are $25. For more information, visit ridgefieldplayhouse.org.
Galactic will perform on Feb. 18 at 8 p.m. at the Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield. Audiences will be stoked to shake off those winter blues with this funk-filled show. Tickets are $35. For more information, visit fairfieldtheatre.org.