Opening Remarks: New Exhibitions

September 20, 2015

Sun. 9/20 at 5:00 at the Museum: The Friends of the Art Museum welcome all to view The Art of Storytelling: Five Tales from Asia, Then and Now; and Naked Truth: Approached to the Body in Early 20th Century German and Austrian Art. Hear brief remarks by Richard Saunders and Sarah Laursen. Reception to follow. Free

Closed Curtain

April 23, 2016

Sat. 4/23 at 3:00 and 8:00 at Dana: An Iranian screenwriter hides from the world in a secluded seaside house, with only his dog for company. His tranquility is shattered one night by a young woman running from the law. Directed by Jafar Panahi; 106 minutes. Free

Pre-concert Lecture for PASS Members

January 14, 2016

Thu. 1/14 at 6:30 PM at the MCA: Members of the Performing Arts Series Society are invited to a talk by music professor Greg Vitercik, with early entrance into the free concert by the Heath Quartet. 802-443-PASS (7277) or


May 7, 2016

Sat. 5/7 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: Kidane lives peacefully in the dunes with his family, while the townspeople suffer under a Jihadist regime of terror. Everything changes when Kidane accidentally kills the fisherman who slaughtered his beloved cow. Free

Middlebury College Orchestra

January 27, 2016

Wed. 1/27 at 5:30 PM* at the MCA: In the MCO's Winter Term concert, Andrew Massey conducts student musicians performing Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92. Free *Please note new time.

Perseverance: Japanese Tattoo Tradition in a Modern World

June 10, 2016

Opening Fri. 6/10 at the Museum: Curated by master tattoo artist and author Takahiro Kitamura and created and photographed by artist and author Kip Fulbeck, this exhibition explores the craftsmanship of traditional Japanese tattooing and its roots in the arts of calligraphy and ukiyo-e woodblock printmaking. Full-scale photographs showcasing the splendor of modern works by seven internationally-acclaimed Japanese-style tattoo artists. On view through 8/7. Free

Distant Mirrors—Music between the Wars, 1918–1939

February 21, 2016

Sun. 2/21 at 3:00 PM at the MCA: The Heliand Consort presents music from the interwar period including novelty piano, French impressionism, the American songbook, and Poulenc’s spectacular Sextet for piano and winds. Pre-concert talk by Rebecca Mitchell, Assistant Professor of History, at 2:30 PM. Free

California Guitar Trio

November 6, 2015

Fri. 11/6 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: Known worldwide for their technical wizardry, breathtaking intensity, and wide-ranging repertoire, trio members Bert Lams, Hideyo Moriya, and Paul Richards wil play everything from Bach to Bohemian Rhapsody. Tickets: $20/15/6>>  Free public workshop at 5:00 PM.  


Mahaney Center for the Arts
Middlebury College
South Main St./Route 30 South
72 Porter Field Rd.
Middlebury, VT 05753
(802) 443-3168 phone
(802) 443-2834 fax