picture collageFriday, June 1, 2018 to Sunday, August 12, 2018

1968: The Whole World Is Watching

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Christian A. Johnson Memorial Gallery

1968 was a year of upheaval and transformation—a year in which national and international events spawned intense vocal expression and protest. This exhibit, through the lens of art, music, and literature, looks back 50 years to consider the issues that transformed American society. Museum hours >> Free

Robert Rauschenberg, Signs, 1970, color screenprint on paper, 35 3/8 x 26 7/8 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Gift (by exchange) of Wilson Farnsworth, George Mead, and Henry Sheldon

 

b&w girl with dollFriday, June 1, 2018 to Sunday, August 12, 2018

Just Kids: Photographs from the Nicholas Gift

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Overbrook Gallery

The museum recently received an extensive collection of photographs of children from all corners of the globe. This exhibition surveys documentary and intimate images that depict the characteristic activities, delights, and inevitable sorrows of childhood. Among the photographers included are Henri Cartier-Bresson, Louis Stettner, Danny Lyon, and Leonard Freed. Museum hours >> Free

Jacques Lowe (American, b. Germany, 1930–2001), Portrait of Young Girl with Doll, c. 1960, gelatin silver print, 13 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches. Loan to the Middlebury College Museum of Art from Dr. Stephen Nicholas

June 28, Thursday

Plevna

8:00 PM, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Seeler Studio Theatre


This play by Howard Barker is a one-person meditation on the aftermath of the Siege of Plevna, a Turkish town taken by the Russians in 1877. Performed by Alex Draper ’88 and directed by Richard Romagnoli. Free
 

 

posterFriday, June 29, 2018- 2:00 PM

PTP/NYC: Showings of Works in Progress Double Bill: Selections from The Possibilities by Howard Barker, and The After-Dinner Joke by Caryl Churchill

Seeler Studio Theatre

The Possibilities, directed by Richard Romagnoli, is a quartet from an evening of parables.  “…incredibly visceral, emotional and mythic”—Scottish Stage. In The After-Dinner Joke, directed by Cheryl Faraone, a young idealist determines to do good and avoid the political; chaos ensues! “....a series of quick-fire sketches”—The Guardian. Approximate running time: 2 hours. Free

Friday, June 29, 2018- 6:00 PM

PTP/NYC: Showings of Works in Progress Brecht on Brecht

Seeler Studio Theatre

A theatrical collage of writings and songs of Bertolt Brecht. “…a seamless, emotionally rich performance artfully sculpted by director Jim Petosa”—WBUR. Approximate running time:
90 minutes. Free

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