Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 4:00 PM

Sadie Brightman, Piano

Mahaney Arts Center, Robison Hall

The Resonance of Knowing, a piano recital featuring the works of Bach, Mozart, and Chopin, along with contemporary music by living composers. Free

Photo Paul Durand

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 7:30 PM
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 7:30 PM

L.A. Theatre Works: SEVEN

Wright Memorial Theatre

Called a “national theatrical treasure” by the Philadelphia Inquirer, L.A. Theatre Works presents the riveting documentary play SEVEN. Written by seven female writers, it’s based on personal interviews with seven remarkable women who faced life-threatening obstacles—resistance, death threats, entrenched norms, and pervasive violence—yet later brought heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia, and Cambodia. SEVEN makes the powerful and timeless statement that even in the darkest times, one person, one voice, and a single act of courage can change the lives of thousands. Tickets: $22 public/$16 Midd ID card holders/$10 youth/$6 Midd studentsRead more>>

Q&A with the company after each performance.

Sign language icon  Wednesday’s performance presented with sign language interpretation.

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Friday, March 6, 2020 - 7:30 PM

Dreamers’ Circus

Mahaney Arts Center, Robison Hall

This young Danish trio is the new driving force in Nordic world music, hailed as contemporary and endlessly innovative in their approach. They draw inspiration from the deep traditions of Nordic folk music and reshape them into something bright, shiny, and new. The ensemble has won five prestigious Danish Music Awards and toured throughout Europe, Japan, Australia, the United States, and more. Featuring Nikolaj Busk on piano and accordion, Ale Carr on cittern, and violinist Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen of the Danish String Quartet. Tickets: $28 public/$22 Midd ID card holders/$10 youth/$6 Midd studentsRead more>>

Singer-songwriter Aidan O’Brien ’20 performs for arriving patrons starting at 7:00 pm.

Photo Kristoffer Juel Poulsen

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Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 7:30 PM

Kindred Spirits: The Schumanns and Brahms

Mahaney Arts Center, Robison Hall

The Heliand Consort, with affiliate artist Cynthia Huard, presents an exploration of three of the greatest musical minds of the Romantic era through music performance and dramatic readings of their correspondence. Music by Robert Schumann, Clara Wieck-Schumann, and Johannes Brahms describes one of the most intriguing love triangles in music history. Free

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Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 3:00 PM

Emory Fanning, Organ

Mead Memorial Chapel

In this 70th anniversary concert, Professor Emeritus Fanning celebrates seven decades of playing the organ with some of his favorite pieces by J. S. Bach, César Franck, and others. Free

Photo Trent Campbell

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Friday, March 13, 2020 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 7:30 PM

Lida Winfield Dance: IMAGINARY

Mahaney Arts Center, Dance Theatre

Mixing dance, theater, storytelling, and original music performed live, IMAGINARY is a quirky and innovative yet socially poignant work that explores perception in relationship to the imagination. The performance sifts through facts, allegations, and possibilities, bringing together the creative capacities of six amazing artists, many with Middlebury connections: Winfield, visiting assistant professor of dance; Laurel Jenkins, assistant professor of dance; Matthew Evan Taylor, assistant professor of music; alumna Ellen Smith Ahern ’05; Joseph Hall; and former W. Mellon Interdisciplinary Choreographer Maree ReMalia. Tickets: $22 public/$16 Midd ID card holders/$10 youth/$6 Midd studentsRead more>>

NPN logo IMAGINARY is a National Performance Network (NPN) Creation Fund Project co-commissioned by the Middlebury Performing Arts Series, in partnership with the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Jacob’s Pillow, and The Yard.

Photo Colin C. Boyd

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Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 7:30 PM

An Evening of Songs and Arias

Mahaney Arts Center, Robison Hall

Select music students present a variety of songs, duets, and arias that range from the Baroque era to the present. Accompanied by affiliate artist Cynthia Huard and Annemieke McLane, piano. Free

Miranda Seixas ’20, photo Anastasiya Prokhorenko ’19

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Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 3:00 PM

Celtic Music Concert

Mahaney Arts Center, Robison Hall

The Department of Music presents a concert exploring tradition and innovation in a genre that is at once ubiquitous, diverse, and loosely defined. Imaginative, energetic, syncretic, and fun, the performance features Irish and Scottish traditional elements and fusion with different traditions, led by Jeffrey Buettner and Timothy Cummings. Free

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