It’s easy for those mythologically inclined to imagine how Vermont sculptor Dennis Sparling could have emerged in our universe via a fiery furnace—for all the molten, primordial elements comprising 10,000 years of human art, poetry, theater, science and engineering, which simmer just below the surface of the New Haven artist’s amazing corpus, have been sintered into one dazzling, clastic vision of the cosmos.
Artist Liz Lerman is a national pioneer...
Author and photographer Charles Fish grew up just one mile from a fairground in Vermont, so it’s easy to see why he’s had a lifelong fascination—and passion—for the rural ways of the Green Mountain State’s fair and farm field days circuit.
The Middlebury College Performing Arts Series will present the renowned British a cappella sextet The King’s Singers on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at Mead Memorial Chapel.
As the Eagle reported earlier this year, artist Maxine Davis, owner of Maxine Davis Glass Art in North Ferrisburgh, has been on a mission. Davis’ free website creation, FerrisburghList.com, is now up and running.
Charles Neville, a popular Blues saxophone player and second oldest of the legendary Neville Brothers, will bring his New Orleans-style sound, soul, talent and a four-piece band, Gent Treadly, to the Vergennes Opera House on Saturday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Mark Foley and Art Jones’ roles at the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce annual meeting felt like the perfect antidote for a cold, wet fall day in Rutland.
On Thursday, Nov. 12, at 6:30 p.m, Phoenix Books Rutland will host Stephen Kiernan for a talk on his new novel, "The Hummingbird"
Rutland Youth Theatre presents “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” Oct. 16, at 7 p.m., and Oct. 17, at 2 p.m., and 7 p.m.
Fact may be stranger than fiction, but fiction may be truer than you imagine. That’s certainly true for vermont-based mystery writer Archer Mayor who, in addition to writing the New York Times bestselling Joe Gunther series, is an investigator for the sheriff’s department, the state medical examiner, and has 25 years of experience as a firefighter and EMT.
It’s a treat to have a local filmmaker take an interest in her homefront audience. Middlebury resident Sas Carey, a registered nurse with a passion for motion picture production, has directed a fascinating visual exploration of the mysterious ways of the shamans of northern Mongolia.
"Alice's Restaurant" anniversary tour
Legendary folk music icon Arlo Guthrie will play the historic Paramount Theatre in Rutland, on Oct. 6, 2015 as a part of his 18-month North American tour to celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the event that inspired the seminal song, "Alice's Restaurant Massacree".
The Walter Cerf Community Fund has awarded the Rokeby Museum a grant to be paid over three years to support exhibits, programs, and publicity.
Paramount Theatre officials announced last week that the second show in its new series, the 802 VT Music Showcase, featuring Vermont bands on the main stage. The show will take place on Thursday, Oct. 22 at the historic performing arts and motion picture theater, located at 30 Center St., in downtown Rutland.
Middlebury College’s Annual Nicholas R. Clifford Symposium kicks off each academic year with campus-wide activities and discussions.