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David Shugarts passed away

It is with much sadness that we report the David Shugarts passed away last night, March 5, 2015.  David was the Sound Engineer and de facto Technical Director for The Flagpole Radio Café since the planning stages in 2008 through … Continue reading

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May show postponed, rescheduled in Ridgefield

May 13, 2107 Good Morning Everyone,  I am writing to you today with some disappointing news, an apology, and then some good news.  First things first: It is with regret that I am have to announce that we will be … Continue reading

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Sloan Wainwright is Guest Artist for February 8th show!

Newtown, CT – The Flagpole Radio Café continues its sixth season with Sloan Wainwright. Tickets are on sale at www.flagpoleproductions.org. The show begins at 7pm at the Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, CT. Ticket prices are $25 for adults and … Continue reading

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December 7th Holiday Special with Tom Chapin

Newtown, CT – The Flagpole Radio Café continues its sixth season with Grammy Award-winning Tom Chapin. Tickets are now on sale at www.flagpoleproductions.org. The show begins at 7pm at the Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, CT.  To celebrate the holidays and … Continue reading

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Michael Coppola and James DeCava hold guitar workshop before Nov 9th show!

Newtown, CT – The Flagpole Radio Café continues its sixth season with brilliant and innovative jazz guitarist Michael Coppola.   At 6pm Mr. Coppola and luthier James DeCava will hold a guitar workshop in the Alexandria Room.   Mr. DeCava will have … Continue reading

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Season 6 Begins With Harp Sensation Deborah Henson-Conant

Newtown, CT –  The Flagpole Radio Café will return to the Edmond Town Hall on Saturday, September 28th and is pleased to announce that harp sensation Deborah Henson-Conant will be the guest artist for this show.  Tickets are now on … Continue reading

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A Healing Concert for Newtown at Ridgefield Playhouse

NEWTOWN CONCERT OF CARING, HEALING AND TOGETHERNESS FEATURING PETER YARROW, DAR WILLIAMS, GUY DAVIS, BETHANY & RUFUS AND THE ENSEMBLE FROM THE FLAGPOLE RADIO CAFÉ SUNDAY FEBRUARY 10 AT 3PM AT THE RIDGEFIELD PLAYHOUSE ADMISSION IS FREE Newtown, CT – … Continue reading

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In Memory of Benjamin Andrew Wheeler

The Flagpole Radio Cafe is produced and performed in Newtown Connecticut.  As you must know, a terrible tragedy took place in Newtown on Friday, December 14 when a lone gunmen stormed into the Sandy Hook Elementary School and slayed 20 … Continue reading

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An interview with Elisabeth von Trapp who appears tomorrow night at The Flagpole Radio Cafe!

Elisabeth von Trapp will be the guest artist for the May 19th presentation of The Flagpole Radio Café.  She is the granddaughter of the legendary Maria and Baron von Trapp whose story inspired the beloved play and film The Sound … Continue reading

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Elisabeth von Trapp, granddaughter of Maria and Baron von Trapp, to be Guest Artist May 19th

The Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is pleased to announce that Elisabeth von Trapp, the granddaughter of the legendary Maria and Baron von Trapp will be the guest artist for the May 19th presentation of The Flagpole Radio Café.  Tickets are … Continue reading

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