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Egg hunt fund-raiser in Portsmouth Saturday

Egg hunt fund-raiser in Portsmouth Saturday

PORTSMOUTH — It’s time to get outside! Middletown High School senior Serena Morse and Highland Farm 4-H Dairy Club are holding a free Spring Egg Hunt fund-raiser for all ages on Saturday, April 11, at Escobar`s Christmas Tree Farm, 255 Middle Road. Bring your camera to take pictures with the Easter Bunny. There will also be


Singer and songwriter Claudia Russell in Tiverton

Accompanied by her husband, Bruce Kaplan, on mandolin and guitar, California-based singer/songwriter Claudia Russell brings her unique brand of folk music to Sandywoods. Russell and Kaplan play an eclectic blend of folk woven from blues, country, pop, western swing and traditional music to form a unique and sometimes ethereal sound. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way,

Liam Bixby and Dan Pantini duel as Westly and Inigo Montoya during a dress rehearsal Tuesday for “The Princess Bride" at Portsmouth High School. Photo by Tim Marshall.

‘Princess Bride’ comes to Portsmouth High School (photos)

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth High School Drama Club is presenting “The Princess Bride” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 9-11, at the PHS Theater. Tickets are $5 at the door. For more information, contact Marianne Raymo at 401/263-9772. View our gallery of photos from the club’s dress rehearsal Tuesday. All photos by


Tournees French Film Festival returns to RWU

From Academy Award nominees to timeless classics, the 2015 Tournées French Film Festival returns to Roger Williams University on Tuesday to Saturday, April 7 to 11, on the Bristol campus at 1 Old Ferry Road (Route 136). It is free and open to the public. The third annual program is held in collaboration with Flickers:


Allysen Callery with Arborea

Bristol based award-winning singer and songwriter Allysen Callery draws comparisons to Sandy Denny and has been listed as a top RI band by Paste Magazine in their 50 states project. Arborea hails from Maine, and the husband wife duo enchants audiences worldwide with their blend of folk and rock. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton


‘A Flea in Her Ear’ at Trinity

Trinity Rep continues Season 51: The Necessity of Human Connection with Georges Feydeau’s A Flea in Her Ear, directed by Associate Artistic Director Tyler Dobrowsky, with a new translation by Curt Columbus, and featuring Stephen Thorne as Camille Chandebise, Fred Sullivan, Jr. as Pocket and Alex Woodruff as Antoinette (shown.) Classic, sexy, with a modern