Friday, April 19, 2024


Cedar Point Hosts One Design Regatta Image
Westport’s Cedar Point Yacht Club this weekend is hosting the One Design Regatta with a record 106 boats and 560 sailors participating. A third of the registrants are from Connecticut, and others are traveling from as far away as Canada and Texas to participate in the two-day sailing event. The regatta is supported by nearly 100 volunteer club members. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Daniel Forster/Cedar Point Yacht Club photo

Reunion Image
Following the opening night Westport Country Playhouse performance tonight of “Flyin’ West” director Seret Scott (c) celebrates a 20-plus years reunion with longtime friend and fellow actor Maya Dillon and her husband Keir Dullea. Scott said she and Dillon first met in the 1990s at the Sundance Playwright Lab in Utah and worked together at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center Playwright Conference in New London shortly thereafter. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Taking Their Bows Image
The cast takes a bow at the Westport Country Playhouse opening night performance tonight of “Flyin’ West,” a tale of bravery, pride, and sisterhood, written by Pearl Cleage and directed by Seret Scott, playing through June 16. Pictured are: (l-r) Michael Chenvert, Keona Welch, Nikita Mathis, Brenda Presley, Brittany Bradford and Edward O’Blenis. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for