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

The Solo Workshop

February 20, 2016

Sat. 2/20 at 8:00 PM at the MCA: An evening of new works exploring the collaborative, creative process, featuring five pairs of choreographer-dancers and composer-musicians. Tickets: $12/10/6

Ancient Near Eastern Art—In New England and in the News

November 5, 2015

Thu. 11/5 at 4:30 PM at the MCA: Susan Ackerman (of Dartmouth and the American Schools of Oriental Research) and Shalom Goldman (professor of religion at Middlebury) discuss the legacy of Near Eastern art in American museums and the ongoing destruction of the ancient cultural patrimony in Iraq and Syria. Free

Bread Loaf Acting Ensemble: U.S.A.

July 27, 2016

Wed. 7/27-Sun. 7/31 at 8:00 PM at the Burgess Meredith Little Theatre: Middlebury College’s Bread Loaf Acting Ensemble stages a production of U.S.A. by Paul Shyre, based on the major work of American writer John Dos Passos. Free tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis; make reservations at 802-443-2771. Limited to 4 per patron. PLEASE NOTE: Wednesday and Friday are already reserved out.

Timothy Cummings and Guests

March 13, 2016

Sun. 3/13 at 4:00 PM at McCullough: Piper Tim Cummings joins fiddler Pete Sutherland, harper Dominique Dodge, accordion player Jeremiah McLane, dance caller Mary Wesley, and student guests in a performance of music and dance of Ireland and Brittany. Free

Cameron Visiting Architect Erinn McGurn

November 17, 2015

Tue. 11/17* at 4:30 PM at Johnson: McGurn is the cofounder of SCALEAfrica and owner/principal of SCALEStudio in New York City, emphasizing social change and community-driven design.  Free. *Please note new date

Fed Up: The Fight for Ethical Food Systems in Addison County

August 14, 2015

On view now through 10/11 at McCullough's Center Gallery: Curated by participants in Middlebury College’s 2015 MuseumWorks Summer Internship Program, this exhibition examines the human impact of food systems in Addison County, from cultivation to disposal. Free

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

Citizenfour

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

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