• Annaliese Kirby,  Entertainment,  Events,  Happenings,  new canaan,  New York City,  People

    New Canaan actor in ‘Love Letters’ at NYC supper club for good cause

    New Canaan actor Annaliese Kirby is in the play “Love Letters” at the New York City supper club Dec. 9, 2018. New Canaan actor Annaliese Kirby has a leading role in Love Letters as Melissa. — Contributed photo New Canaan: There will be a special benefit performance with a new take on A.R. Gurney’s timeless hit play, Love Letters, Sunday, Dec. 9 at the popular cabaret supper club Feinstein’s/54 Below at 254 W. 54 St. in New York City. The benefit event begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 5 p.m. and the performance ends at 8:30 p.m. Proceeds will support the Family Equality Council. The benefit performance is sponsored…

  • Entertainment,  Matthew Heineman,  new canaan,  new canaan country school,  People

    Country School alum’s film ‘A Private War’ in theaters

    New Canaan Country School alum Matthew Heineman’s film, “A Private War” is now in theaters. New Canaan Country School graduate Matthew Heineman is the director and producer of a new film, “A Private War” which is now in theaters. He is shown on location while shooting his last movie, “Cartel Land” in Mexico. — Contributed photo New Canaan Country School graduate Matthew Heineman (1998) is the director and producer of a new film, “A Private War”  now in theaters nationwide. The biopic about Marie Colvin, the legendary, eye-patch-wearing Sunday Times correspondent, first premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in September. In the spring of 2015, Heineman, who is well-known for…