Audiences will be transported to the heart of provincial life in a lovely French town as award-winning Rutland Youth Theatre in partnership with the Paramount Theatre presents the enchanted story of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Jr.: The Musical”, Dec. 13-14.
Middlebury College and award-winning Orion magazine are teaming up to launch the Bread Loaf Orion Environmental Writers’ Conference, a unique forum modeled after Middlebury’s Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.
Middlebury College’s The Mahaney Center for the Arts was buzzing with excitement as the college welcomed the arrival of a new Steinway model D concert grand piano.
A dynamic group of virtuoso Vermont musicians, Heliand Consort, performs engaging classical music, from the baroque era through 20th century and contemporary repertoire. The local group—comprised of Elisabeth LeBlanc, Katie Evans, and Berta Frank—is now in its eighth season and comes to Brandon Music on Friday, Dec. 20, at 7:30 p.m.
The annual Hinesburg Community Christmas Concert, presented by the Hinesburg Artist Series, will be held Sunday, Dec. 15, 4:30 p.m. at St. Jude Church.
Middlebury's Sheldon Museum once again hosts its annual model electric trains event rolling down the tracks. To add to the festive atmosphere, on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m, the Sheldon will present a vocal program celebrating the history and lore of trains by singer-songwriter, poet/performer Rik Palieri.
The music and performing arts students at Vergennes Union High School started the school year off with the disappointing news that their auditorium would not be available for their fall production, said Gerianne Smart, interim president of the Friends of the Vergennes Opera House.
China's most accomplished classical guitarist, Xuefei Yang, will perform Dec. 6...
The Middlebury Community Players have announced plans to stage the comedy "Four Bears" by David Van Vleck, Jr., at the Town Hall Theater in Middlebury in February.
Behind the scenes at the Mahaney Center
In the case of historic Middlebury College, among the juicy low fruits dangling for locals to pluck and savor is the Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts, located along Route 30, on the west side of campus.
The Friends of the Vergennes Opera House are urging neighbors and friends to come out to the Opera House on Saturday, Nov. 30, at 7:30 p.m. for a memorable evening with country music star Jamie Lee Thurston and special guest Jimmy T. and the Cobras.
Rusty Dewees, “The Logger”, will return to the the Paramount Theatre with his 2013 Logger Holiday Variety Show, Nov. 29-30.
Shakespeare's "The Tempest"
Sorcery. Passion. Treachery. Revenge. All are part of Mount Saint Joseph Academy’s fall show, William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest.”
New Haven artist Anne Cady is getting a lot of attention these days. Last week, the Vermont Historical Society chose Cady’s painting, titled “Thanks for Helping”, as the signature artwork for the upcoming Vermont History Expo 2014.
On Sunday Nov. 24, the Middlebury College Community Chorus will offer its annual Thanksgiving concert at 3 p.m. in Mead Chapel on the College campus.