NEW CANAAN, Conn. – Here's a look at some events happening around New Canaan this weekend. For more listings, visit our Events calendar.
Friday, Aug. 2
The Little Mermaid Jr.: 10:00 a.m. An adaptation of a Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney Film produced by Howard Ashman and John Musker and written and directed by John Musker and Ron Clements (Broadway Junior Version). $18 through $125. Summer Theater Festival, Waveny Park 11 Farm Road, New Canaan.
Grease: 8:00 p.m. It brings back the look and sound of the 1950’s in this musical, with duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox and pedal pushers. $37 to $200. Waveny Park, 11 Farm Road, New Canaan. stonc.org
Saturday, Aug. 3
New Work by Artist Tauba Auerbach Will be on View at The Glass House as Part of Night (1947 -2015): 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. An exhibition featuring the work of New York-based artist Tauba Auerbach for Night (1947- 2015), a “sculpture-in-residence” series presented on the Mies van der Rohe glass coffee table inside the Glass House. The physical form of the work resembles that of a gnomon, the vertical shadow-casting part of a sundial. $30-$250. The Glass House, 199 Elm Street, New Canaan.
Sunday, Aug. 4
The Cat In The Hat: 10:00 a.m. A movie of the funniest and most mischievous cat with trickiest of tricks, crazy ideas and funny moments. $18 through $125. Waveny Park, 11 Farm Road, New Canaan.
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