Vermont Virtuosi

September 19, 2015

Sat. 9/19 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: Artistic director Laurel Ann Maurer and Middlebury College affiliate artist Anne Janson are joined by six other flutists to perform "Pipe Dreams 2," with music by Bach, Chopin, Vermont composers David Gunn and Derrik Jordon, and more. Free

Ars devotionis: Reinventing the Icon in Early Netherlandish Painting

January 13, 2016

Wed. 1/13 at 12:15 PM at the MCA: Till-Holger Borchert of the Groeningemuseum in Bruges, Belgium examines the veneration of images imported from Byzantium into the Low Countries. Followed by a light lunch. $5 donation suggested; free to College ID cardholders

Pre-Performance Dinner: Sophie Shao Concert

October 2, 2015

Fri. 10/2 at 6:30 PM at the MCA: Join fellow concertgoers for a delicious, seasonal menu of salad, panko-crusted pork cutlets, penne puttanesca, mashed red potatoes, and seasonal vegetables, with wine included, and caramel Granny Smith apple pie for dessert.  Buy Tickets: $25

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

May 5, 2016

Thu. 5/5-Sun. 5/8 at Wright Theatre: Come see this fresh production of William Shakespeare’s classic comedy, directed by Cláudio Medeiros ’90. Post-performance discussion on Friday. Tickets: $12/10/6


January 28, 2016

Thu. 1/28-Mon. 2/1 at Town Hall Theater: The annual Winter Term musical is now sold out. Dress rehearsal, Wed. 1/27: buy $10 tickets at the door starting at 7:00 PM ($5 for Middlebury College students); cash only. All other showtimes: a paid wait list will be taken in person at THT starting one hour prior to curtain. Box Office info>>

The Wind Rises

October 17, 2015

Sat. 10/17 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: Academy Award-winner Hayao Miyazaki's animated film, inspired by the life of Second World War Zero fighter plane designer Jiro Horikoshi. Free

Gallery Talk and Reception: Paul Strand in Vermont: 1943–1946

June 10, 2016

Fri. 6/10 at 2:00 PM at the MCA and Museum: Paul Strand (1890–1976), arguably one of the greatest photographers in the history of the medium, photographed Vermont on a number of occasions during the 1940s. Richard Saunders, Museum Director and Professor of History of Art and Architecture, gives context to Strand’s Vermont photographs and the museum’s current exhibition Paul Strand in Vermont: 1943–1946. Free

Tina Packer’s Women of Will

February 20, 2016

Sat. 2/20 at 8:00PM,  and Sun. 2/21 at 7:00 PM at Wright: Master actor/dramaturg Tina Packer explores Shakespeare’s female characters in two funny and fierce shows that are part performance and part master class. Book signings after each show. Tickets: $20/15/6

Flare Path

November 5, 2015

Thu. 11/5-Sat. 11/7 at Wright Theatre: Richard Romagnoli directes Terence Rattigan’s 1941 play, set in a hotel near an RAF Bomber Command airbase during WWII. The plot draws a love triangle between a pilot, his actress wife, and a famous film star. Tickets: $12/10/6>> Behind-the-Scenes Lunch and Discussion, Tues. 11/3 at 12:15 PM.


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