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Helen S Kaman Rose Garden

Concerts/Movies/Ballet

The Elizabeth Park Conservancy will present four free outdoor summer concerts on the Rose Lawn. In collaboration with the West End Civic Association, the Park presents three outdoor movies during the summer, and the Connecticut Ballet presents the annual Marge Wilder Tribute Performance on a Saturday in July.

    Upcoming Concerts, Movies, and Ballet

    Nat Reeves Quintet in Concert

    During the past 36 years, Nat Reeves has been considered one of the top bassists in jazz.

     

    Movies Under Moonlight: Toy Story (1995)

    Sponsored by WECA (West End Civic Association) 

    Latanya Farrell in Concert

    Latanya Farell has emerged as an energetic performer, uniquely gifted at engaging audiences with her bright smile and impeccable style.

    Connecticut Ballet's "Ballet Under the Stars"

    Enjoy a full evening of ballet performed by the consummate artists of the Connecticut Ballet.

    Movies Under Moonlight: Wizard of Oz (1939)

    Sponsored by WECA (West End Civic Association) 

    Gene Bozzi with Jazz and Strings in Concert

    Jazz and Strings (led by Gene Bozzi) presents "Charlie Parker with Strings" with guest artist Kris Allen.

    Movies Under Moonlight: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

    Sponsored by WECA (West End Civic Association)

    Eight to the Bar in Concert

    Eight To The Bar (ETTB) was founded in 1975 by Cynthia Lyon, principal songwriter and arranger. The band is known for its swing, boogie-woogie, and close vocal harmonies, but they also perform country, pop, and jazz. They were voted Best Overall Band in the CT NOW 2018 Readers’ Poll.