Join Us for “Kaleidoscope” and Celebrate the Arts on March 27!

Finding a unique way to bring like-minded creative individuals together in an engaging format was the spark that drew Arts & Culture Collaborative (ACC) Governing Council members Sheree Marcucci and Douglas Bibbey together to plan an upcoming event dubbed, “Kaleidoscope.” The networking and performance event for the creative community and its followers will take place on Tues., March 27 at 6 p.m. at Woodbury Brewing Company, 738 Main St. S, Woodbury.  The event is hosted by the ACC. Cost is $10. To pre-register or for more information, contact the Arts & Culture Collaborative at 203-757-0701, Ext 316 or email

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ACC Spring Events Calendar Coming Soon!

Our printed ACC Spring 2018 Events publication will be appearing as a glossy booklet-type supplement in the Republican-American newspaper on April 4.  In the meantime, you will find our members’ events on this website.

The Spring 2018 supplement features ACC member-submitted events and programming from April 5 to June 30, as well as arts news, highlights and facts.

If you do not get a copy in the newspaper and would like one, please contact the ACC office at 203-757-0701, Ext. 316 or email


The Arts Hero Awards honor Connecticut residents who are doing extraordinary things in, for or through the arts. The Connecticut Office of the Arts 2018 Arts Hero Awards theme is RESILIENCY!  Do you know someone – a HERO – who is resilient and is doing extraordinary things in, for or through the arts in their community?
If yes, please nominate them for a 2018 Arts Hero Award! You can do so by completing the nomination form. The deadline to submit a nomination is Friday, March 23, 2018.  The 2018 Arts Hero Awards will be presented on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 as part of Connecticut Arts Day 2018!

Please feel free to let us know at the Arts & Culture Collaborative office if you have an Arts Hero in mind.

Choir Members Welcome

The ACC welcomes the Music Department and Choir of the First Congregational Church of Waterbury as an ACC member. Stewart W. Crouse is Director of Music at the church and invites anyone who enjoys singing or sharing their musical talents, while participating in fellowship and fun to join them. Rehearsals are Thursdays at 7 p.m. at the First Congregational Church of Waterbury, located at 222 West Main Street.  For more information please call 203-757-0331.


Our Mission

The Arts & Culture Collaborative was created to strengthen and support the arts in the Waterbury region as a central component of furthering economic and cultural development and to enhance the quality of life for our residents.

Find out more about the ACC. Join us as a member. Help us to spread the word about the high quality of artistic life in our region by participating in the programs of the ACC. This collaboration works through open dialog, so contact us for more information or to receive our regular events publications.

P.O. Box 1469
Waterbury CT 06721

83 Bank Street, 4th Floor
Waterbury CT 06702
203-757-0701 (Ext 316)

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