Arts & Entertainment


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Area towns gear up to celebrate July 4

Independence Day and other July events

Things to do starting July 4 around the Middlebury-Brandon-Rutland-Killington region

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PEGTV hosts free video production workshop in Rutland

PEGTV, Rutland County’s public access television station, is hosting a free video workshop “Composition & Camerawork: Helpful Tips for Better Video”. The workshop will be held Thursday, July 2 from 6-7:30 p.m., at the PEGTV studios located in the Howe Center in Rutland on 1 Scale Avenue.

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Neshobe Golf Club announces summer events

Officials of the Neshobe Golf Club in Brandon have announced a list of upcoming entertainment events.

Film festival in Middlebury, Aug. 27-30

The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is scheduled for Aug. 27-30.

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Pack the Paramount Food Drive June 26-27

With local food shelves continuing to see high demand for their services, organizers from WJJR and Green Mountain Power today announced plans for the 2015 Pack the Paramount Food Drive.

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Time Capsule: A Vermont country store

Remember when general stores sold everything you could possibly need?

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Remembering Marselis Parsons

Longtime WCAX-TV journalist Marselis Parsons died May 26 after a battle with cancer. The 70-year-old Shelburne resident was a resident of Vermont Respite House in Williston at the time of his death.

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Music center to celebrate inaugural year at Town Hall Theater

On Sunday, June 14, at 2 p.m., Middlebury Community Music Center faculty members, students of all ages, and special guests will take to the stage at the Town Hall Theater to perform together with a spirit of collaboration that has been driving the community music center in its first year.

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Historic Rutland church to honor award-winning organist

A concert of ceremonial music will recognize Vermont’s most talented organist and help kick-off this summer's celebration of the 150th birthday of historic Trinity Episcopal Church.

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Vermont farm drawings, circa 1800s, coming to Rokeby

The Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh will open “The Farm: Drawings of Rowland Evans Robinson, 1850-1880”, a never-before-seen exhibition of drawings on Sunday, June 14.

Construction progressing on new town hall, rec center in Middlebury

At a May 12 meeting of the Middlebury Select Board, member Nick Artim reviewed the minutes from the April 28 Recreation Facility Construction Meeting and the May 5 Town Offices Construction meeting.

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Kimble in the spotlight at Sheldon Museum

The Sheldon Museum in Middlebury presents the exhibit “Warren Kimble All-American Artist: An Eclectic Retrospective”, on view now through Oct. 18.

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"Parenting" author to discuss new book, kids

On Tuesday, June 2, 5-7 p.m., the Vermont Book Shop in downtown Middlebury will host Vicki Hoefle, professional parent educator and author. Hoefle will discuss her new book, “The Straight Talk on Parenting: A No-Nonsense Approach on How to Grow a Grown-Up”.

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Rutland Youth Theatre: Disney’s “Mulan, Jr. the Musical” on the Paramount stage

Rutland Youth Theatre will present Disney’s “Mulan, Jr., the Musical”, May 15-17, at the Paramount Theatre in downtown Rutland. The stage version is based on the 1998 Disney film “Mulan” and the story “Fa Mulan” by Robert D. San Souci.

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Silent stars return to the screen in Brandon

More than a century after he first appeared on the big screen, Charlie Chaplin’s “Little Tramp” character remains an international symbol for hilarity recognized around the world.