September 19, 2015

Sat. 9/19 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, this coming-of-age story is seen through the eyes of Mason, a child who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Directed by Richard Linklater. Free

Scratching the Surface: Intaglio Prints

April 21, 2016

Opening Thu. 4/21 at Johnson: Intaglio encompasses an array of techniques: ink is applied to a plate of zinc, copper, wood, Plexiglas, or cardboard, and transferred onto paper by pulling it through a press. Studio Art student work exhibited now through 4/28. Free

Houses for a Wall

January 12, 2016

Opening 1/12 at Johnson: This exhibition of student work from Jim Butler’s fall class Sculptural Architecture includes intricate houses made from balsa, hardwoods, foam-core, and fused glass. On view through 1/21. Free

Comics and the Art of Visual Communication

October 2, 2015

Fri. 10/2 at Noon at Dana: Author and comics artist Scott McCloud offers a fast-moving visual presentation that shines a light on trends in the once-maligned medium of comics, which is finally coming of age as an artistic and literary form. Free

Chamber Music Live!

May 5, 2016

Thu. 5/5 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: Join student musicians of MUSC 0240 in an end-of-semester concert featuring a creative mix of small ensemble chamber music performances. Free

Winter Term Studio Art Exhibition

January 29, 2016

Opening Fri. 1/29 at Johnson: Students from Winter Term classes exhibit their works, including photography, drawing, and painting. On view through February 11. Free

Dido and Aeneas

October 16, 2015

Fri. 10/16-Sun. 10/18 at Town Hall Theater: The Opera Company of Middlebury presents a staged concert production of Henry Purcell’s opera, directed by Douglas Anderson, with Jeffrey Buettner directing the Middlebury College Choir and the orchestra. Tickets: $50/45/40

Senior Week Choir Concert

May 27, 2016

Fri. 5/27 at 8:00PM at the MCA: This annual performance by the Middlebury College Choir features the favorite repertoire of the members of the Class of 2016. Free

Much Ado About Nothing

February 20, 2016

Sat. 2/20 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana:  Director Joss Whedon gives Shakespeare’s classic comedy a contemporary spin in this 2012 black and white film, shot in just 12 days. Free

The Monkey King and I: The Making of American Born Chinese

November 4, 2015

Wed. 11/4 at 4:30 PM at Davis Library: In this illustrated lecture via Skype, cartoonist Gene Luen Yang describes how he created his critically acclaimed graphic novel American Born Chinese and discusses the place of the comics medium in Asian American culture. Free


Mahaney Center for the Arts
Middlebury College
South Main St./Route 30 South
72 Porter Field Rd.
Middlebury, VT 05753
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