Stupid F***ing Bird

April 7, 2016

Thu. 4/7-Sat. 4/9 at the MCA: This play by Aaron Posner is The Seagull on steroids: equal parts art, ambition, sex, and alcohol--a recipe for madness. Music by James Sugg, directed by Cheryl Faraone. Tickets: $12/10/6


December 5, 2015

Sat. 12/5 at 3:00 & 8:00 PM at Dana: This Oscar-nominated documentary traces the life of Edward Snowden as he hands over classified documents, raising serious legal questions about privacy and the National Security Administration. Free

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

Paul Strand in Vermont: 1943–1946

May 27, 2016

Opening Fri. 5/27 at the Museum: Strand is perhaps best known for his pictorialist studies from early in his career, his machine photographs of the 1920s, and his 1955 publication Un Paese: Portrait of an Italian Village. But some of Strand’s most compelling works were taken in Vermont during the years 1943–1946, when he had just returned to still photography after almost a decade of making films. Free


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