Cultivating Creative Opportunities

We are for creative thinkers, art lovers, community influencers.

Marc Jaffe

Creating Economic Growth

Implementing artistic and business opportunities to further develop our community

CityCenter Danbury

Connecting with art and culture

We make art, history, and culture accessible for everyone

Danbury Music Centre

              ABOUT US

Empowering Growth

We are leaders in cultivating creative opportunities and partnerships for the inspiring and thriving arts and culture community. 

What We Offer

EMERGE by Hannah Munroe

Our Programs

Arts and culture should be accessible for everyone. It’s an important way for people to connect. It is an important part of thriving communities.

Sova Theater

Cultural Leadership

We work in collaboration with community businesses and organizations to harness creative resources to make an impact.

287 Gallery

Economic Impact

We have evidence that nonprofit arts and culture sector is a significant industry in Fairfield County—.

Hal Tweedy Photographer

Professional Development

Our Professional Development Series is directed to arts leaders, arts-related businesses, non-profit arts groups, and artists.

Create Impact with Us

Ridgefield Library

Become A Member

When  you become a member, with us,  you join a network of creative thinkers, art lovers and makers, economic and cultural influencers.
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Get Involved

The Arts has an essential purpose in shaping a community’s
culture and business markets. There are many ways you can help advance art and culture.

Major Sponsors

The Cultural Alliance receives major funding from COA and serves as a regional partner for Western Connecticut.


Wed 19

Man of La Mancha

December 7, 2018 @ 8:00 PM - January 5, 2019 @ 8:00 PM
Wed 19

“Hybrids” by Annette Womack

December 10, 2018 - February 15, 2019
Wed 19

Irish Flare Photography Art Exhibition

December 18, 2018 - February 15, 2019
Thu 20

Square and Folk Dance

December 20 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

News & Updates

Brookfield Craft Center Receives Major Grants

Brookfield Craft Center Receives Major Grants by Antonia Schachter | Nov 29, 2018 State, Foundation, and Corporate support Create New Opportunities for GrowthBrookfield, CT – The Brookfield Craft Center (BCC) is pleased to acknowledge receiving...

Sea Tea Comedy Theater

On December 12, 2018 at Sea Tea Comedy Theater, COA will present its first R.E.A.D.I. Talks, a 1:1 in-depth conversation with World Touring DJ and Radio Personality DJ Meechie. The discussion will be moderated by Brea Simone and will tap into Meechie's insight on the...