The Art of Storytelling: Five Tales from Asia, Then and Now

September 8, 2015

Opening Tues. 9/8 at the Museum: The five Asian tales at the center of this exhibition have inspired artists for centuries and continue to capture the imaginations of writers of comics and graphic designers today. On view through December 13. Free admission.

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

Carillon Series: Gordon Slater

July 10, 2015

Fri. 7/10 at 5:00 PM at Mead Chapel: The 30th anniversary summer Carillon Series continues with this concert by Gordon Slater, Canadian Dominion Carillonneur Emeritus. Enjoy the beautiful sounds of the carillon bells from the steps of Mead Chapel or the surrounding lawns. Free

Carillon Series: John Widmann

July 17, 2015

Fri. 7/17 at 5:00 PM at Mead Chapel: The 30th anniversary summer Middlebury College Carillon Series continues with a concert by John Widmann, Municipal Carillonneur, Frederick, Maryland. Bring a picnic and enjoy this concert from the lawn or the steps of Mead Chapel. Free

Walking Tour of Middlebury’s Public Art Collection

July 24, 2015

Fri. 7/24 at 10:00 AM, starting at the Museum: This outdoor tour features highlights of the collection, including recent installations from alumni Sabra Field ’57 and J. Pindyck Miller ’60. Meet in the lobby of the Mahaney Center for the Arts, just outside the main entrance to the Middlebury College Museum of Art. All are welcome to join and see how Middlebury’s collection of public art is growing and evolving. Led by summer interns Danielle Weindling ’17 and Andrew Smith ’17. Duration: approximately one hour, rain or shine. Free

Carillon Series: Sergei Gratchev

July 24, 2015

Fri. 7/24 at 5:00 PM at Mead Chapel: The 30th annual summer Carillon Series continues with this concert by Sergei Gratchev, Instructor and Carillonneur in Hulst, Netherlands, and at the Middlebury Summer Russian School. Enjoy the carillon bells from the lawns surrounding Mead Chapel. Free

Bread Loaf Summer Theatre Productions

July 28, 2015

Tues. 7/28-Sun. 8/2 at the Burgess Meredith Little Theatre: The Bread Loaf Acting Ensemble presents two staged readings, presented in repertory: Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird and James Baldwin’s Blues For Mister Charlie. Schedule: To Kill A Mockingbird: Tues. and Wed. at 8:00 PM; Sat and Sun. at 2:00 PM. Blues For Mister Charlie: Thu., Fri., Sat, and Sun. at 8:00 PM. Each performance is followed by a discussion with the audience. Free tickets available to the public on a first-come, first-served basis at (802) 443-2771. Due to seating capacity, the ticket policy allows only up to four tickets per caller.

Carillon Series: Elena Sadina

July 31, 2015

Fri. 7/31 at 5:00 PM at Mead Chapel: Ms. Sadina is an instructor at the Middlebury College Language Schools and the Royal Carillon School, Mechelen, Belgium. Part of the 30th anniversary summer Middlebury College Carillon Series. Free

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