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CT Post Arts Leisure

Thrown Stone Makes Cover of CT Post Arts & Style

Check out this Joe Myers feature in the Connecticut Post Arts & Leisure section:

Jonathan Winn and Jason Peck have created Thrown Stone Theatre Company in Ridgefield to put on new plays that excite them, not to be locked into the demands of justifying a pricey home base. They are starting with the U.S. premiere of “Milk,” by Ross Dunsmore, running through July 30, in temporary digs at the Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance.

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Lots to Love

Lots to Love: Announcing Select Auction Items

Townvibe’s Cocktails with the Cast is shaping up to be the can’t-miss event of the summer.

We’re pleased to announce we’ll be auctioning a few select items that night to support Thrown Stone’s mission of cultivating new work. We want to keep it simple, fun, and quick: Just four silent auction items and two live lots. You must be present to bid.

Join us for craft cocktails by Litchfield Distillery, wine from Cellar XV, beer from Narragansett, a delicious spread by Luna Rossa, and a musical performance by Connecticut singer-songwriter, Parker Hu. It will be a night to remember!

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Luna Rossa to Offer Pre-Theatre Menu for MILK

You have your tickets to Thrown Stone’s U.S. Premiere of Milk, but what about dinner?

Luna Rossa is offering its Pre-Theatre Menu before every evening performance, between 5-6:30 pm. For just $35 per person, your party will enjoy three courses of innovative modern Italian just three minutes from the Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance. Parking is easy and plentiful, and you’ll arrive at the show with time to spare.

Make your reservation today

ACT I choices:

  • Polpette – Homemade meatballs, tomato sauce, fresh ricotta, toasted garlic bread
  • Calamari E Zucchini – Fried calamari and zucchini
  • Rollatini Di Melanzane – Eggplant filled with seasoned ricotta, baked in tomato sauce with parmesan cheese
  • Impepata Di Cozze – Mussels, white wine, lemon, black peppers
  • Caesar – Classic Caesar salad, garlic croutons, parmesan

ACT II choices:

  • Paccheri Alla Parmigiana (a Thrown Stone favorite) – Fat rigatoni, eggplant, tomato, parmesan, mozzarella
  • Fettuccine Alla Bolognese – Luna Rossa meat sauce, shaved parmesan
  • Pollo Luna Rossa – Breaded chicken breast, gorgonzola sauce, arugula salad, parma prosciutto


  • Coffee or Tea
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Townvibe's Cocktails with the Cast

Townvibe’s Cocktails with the Cast – July 22

Join Townvibe on Saturday, July 22 for a very special evening with the cast of Milk.

Begin the night with the 8pm performance of the U.S. Premiere of Milk by Ross Dunsmore at Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance.

Immediately following the show, celebrate Thrown Stone’s founding production with the cast and creative team. Enjoy craft cocktails by Litchfield Distillery, a delicious spread by Luna Rossa, and a musical performance by Connecticut singer-songwriter, Parker Hu.

“beautiful, maybe even magical” — CT Indie

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2017 NCCF Awards Coffee

Thrown Stone Awarded New Canaan Community Foundation Grant

Arts, Culture, and Community Resources Grant Recipients
Arts, Culture, and Community Resources Grant Recipients

Norwalk Community College PepsiCo Theatre – Thrown Stone was honored today at the 2017 New Canaan Community Foundation Grant Awards with $500 in support of the U.S. Premiere of Milk, a new play by Ross Dunsmore, to be presented July 14-30 at the Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance. Thrown Stone was one of 73 organizations — including 17 in Arts, Culture & Community Resources — to receive support.
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Hersam Acorn Arts MILK feature

MILK Feature: Tickets On Sale Now

The Ridgefield Press published a feature on Milk in Arts and Leisure today. You can read it here. Many thanks to Janis Gibson for spending a lovely Sunday morning with us last week discussing theatre, Ridgefield, and our story. As the article says, tickets are now available.

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This is a limited run in a very intimate space, so it is a good idea to book your seats early. Thanks for your support. We can’t wait to see you at the show! 


Venue Announcement for MILK

Thrown Stone is pleased to announce that Milk by Ross Dunsmore will have its U.S. Premiere at the Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance.

Ideally situated in the center of Ridgefield with ample parking and dining options, RCD is the perfect intimate venue. Inside, we’re creating a 50-seat “black box” theatre, with raised seating, lights, sound, and set. We’re also preparing a fabulous spread of concessions and all the hospitality you would expect on Broadway — right here in town.

Stay tuned for ticket information

As we said, there are only 50 seats in the house and the run is limited. Watch for the announcement and book early to ensure you get a seat!

In closing, we want to give a a shout-out to our collaborators: Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance, Ridgefield Chorale, and Ridgefield Library. Launching a new theatre company is anything but a sure bet, but our wonderful friends Amy Piantaggini, Lesley Lambton, and Daniela Sikora have never wavered in their support. Thank you!