Carillon Series Kicks Off July 1

July 1, 2016

Fri. 7/1 at 5:00 PM at Mead Chapel: The 31st annual Summer Carillon Series begins July 1 with a concert by Elizabeth Graves-Vitu, carillonneur for the cities of Perpignan and Carcasonne, France. She and guest carillonneur Laurent Pie will perform from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. Find a place on the surrounding lawns to enjoy the melodic sounds of the carillon bells, a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free

The Opulence of Integrity

February 26, 2016

Fri. 2/26 & Sat. 2/27 at 7:00 PM at Town Hall Theater: Christal Brown’s powerful dance work is inspired by Muhammad Ali’s career as a boxer and his life as a social activist, public martyr, and human being. Tickets: $20/adults, $15 students

Theatre Auditions

November 8, 2015

Starting Sun. 11/8 at the MCA: For Middlebury College student actors and dancers: audition for two spring faculty-directed shows: Stupid F***ing Bird by Aaron Posner, adapted from Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull, directed by Cheryl Faraone; and A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare, directed by Claudio Medeiros ’90.

Drop City

July 7, 2015

Tue. 7/7 at 8:00 PM at Dana: This new documentary film by New York-based independent filmmaker, producer, and media artist Joan Grossman explores the rise and fall of the “Droppers,” 1960s artists who established a creative settlement of geodesic domes in Colorado, based on the work of Buckminster Fuller and Steve Baer. Overcrowding led to abandonment, making Drop City the world’s first geodesic ghost town by 1973. Stay for a post-screening talk with the director. Free

George Matthew Jr., carillon

August 19, 2016

Fri. 8/19 at 3:00 PM at Mead Chapel: George Matthew Jr. plays the final concert of the 31st annual Summer Carillon Series. Please note special 3:00 start time, as a prelude to Language Schools Graduation. Free. Learn more at http://go.middlebury.edu/carillon

The Sound Investment Jazz Ensemble

November 20, 2015

Fri. 11/21 at 8:00 PM at 51 Main: The College’s swingin’ big band makes its annual fall appearance at 51 Main, with music sure to keep fingers snapping and toes tapping. There might even be dancing in the aisles! Free

Nightingales: Stories of Love Through Nature and Song

April 10, 2016

Sun. 4/10 at 4:0 PM at the MCA: Lisa Wooldridge ’16 and her fellow students present an evening of vocal music including arias, art songs, and lieder from the Baroque period up through the modern period. Free

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