Javier Colon

Courant arts picks for Dec. 5-11: Nutcrackers, Marie Osmond, Paula Poundstone and Javier Colon

Two Connecticut-rooted musicians returning to clubs with their latest holiday concerts. A tribute to TV Christmas special icon Bing Crosby. A Christmasized, musicalized Stamford theater tradition. But it’s not all holiday frolics — a couple of seasoned stand-up performers who’ve been active since the ‘80s and ‘90s are visiting Connecticut this week. Jingle Bells with Bing The first of two ...