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.

Pops Concert: Vermont Philharmonic

June 26, 2015

An announcement from our friends at the Sheldon Museum: Fri. 6/26 at 7:30 PM behind the MCA (picnic grounds open at 5:30): Celebrate Independence Day with a concert of Broadway standards, pops, and patriotic music performed by the Vermont Philharmonic. Rain site: adjacent Middlebury College athletic complex. Closing fireworks, rain or shine. Tickets: Adult $25, Youth $10; children under 12 admitted free; (adult tickets purchased by June 21: $20); on sale at 802.388.2117, online, or at the Sheldon Museum.

Amy Heebner '93, carillon

July 29, 2016

Fri. 7/29 at 5:00 PM at Mead Chapel: Amy Heebner, Middlebury College class of ’93, is the City Carillonneur for Albany, New York. Middlebury College’s Summer Carillon Concert series celebrates its 31st season with a fine group of musicians from around the world, performing from the soaring tower of Mead Chapel. The melodic sounds of the carillon bells are a staple of summer life on the Middlebury campus. Free

Exhibition Opening Reception: "ReVodution"

March 14, 2016

Mon. 3/14 at 4:30 PM at McCullough's Center Gallery: With photographs by Gigi Gatewood and Pele Voncujovi ’19 and text by Sena Voncujovi ’17, this exhibition demystifies Vodu traditions in Ghana. On view through 4/10. Free

The King’s Singers

November 17, 2015

Tue. 11/17 at 7:30 PM at Mead Chapel:* The world’s superlative vocal sextet performs an a cappella program drawn from their recording "Pater Noster: A Choral Reflection on the Lord’s Prayer," and from their "Postcards Project." Pre-concert lecture by Jeffrey Buettner, 6:30 PM. Tickets: $25/20/6 *Please note new location

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

August 27, 2015

Thu. 8/27-Sun. 8/30 at Dana Auditorium, Town Hall Theater, and Middlebury Marquis Theatre:

An announcement from our friends at the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival (MNFF): The inaugural MNFF rolls out this weekend, celebrating some of the brightest new talents in cinema. Discover their fine work and immerse yourself in four days of film and festivities. Film listings, schedule, passes, and more at

On An Average Day

April 7, 2016

Thu. 4/7-Sat. 4/9 at the Hepburn Zoo: Play by John Kolvenbach ’88; senior 700-level work of Zachary Lounsbury '16. Two brothers reunite to confront the scars left by their troubled past. Tickets: $5

The Sound Investment Jazz Ensemble

December 5, 2015

Sat. 12/5 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: The SIJE celebrates the wisdom that “it don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing,” with a program of contemporary jazz compositions and a special nod to the music of Billy Strayhorn, in honor of his 100th birthday. Dick Forman directs. Free


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