Mahaney Center for the Arts Announces New Season

August 18, 2016

This September, the MCA opens its 24th year with a diverse and exciting array of concerts, plays, exhibitions, dance performances, films, and more. Among the highlights of the 2016–2017 season are suites of events focusing on Classical Greek culture, American identity, and international exploration. Printed Arts Calendars are going in the mail this week, but for a preview, browse the entire 2016-2017 season online>>


Beyond the Lights

March 19, 2016

Sat. 3/19 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: In this Hirschfield International Film Series presentation, the pressures of fame have music superstar Noni on the edge, until she meets Kaz, an aspiring politician who has been assigned to her detail. Free

Sign Up for Music Lessons

September 15, 2015

Tues.-Sat., 9/15-9/19 at go/musiclessons: Middlebury College students: sign up for private lessons in piano, jazz piano, harpsichord, drums, organ, bagpipes, Irish whistle, mandolin, French horn, oboe, saxophone, ukulele, banjo, clarinet, fiddle, guitar (acoustic/electric), trombone, viola, violin, jazz bass, cello, flute, harmonica, trumpet, voice, and jazz voice.

To Kill a Man

December 12, 2015

Sat. 12/12 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: The Hirschfield International Film Series presents this film about a tranquil, middle-class family man whose neighborhood has been overrun by thugs. “A grim, fat-free revenge thriller that extracts an impressive degree of moral equivocation from its exceedingly simple premise”––Variety. Free

Clifford Symposium: The “good” Body

September 24, 2015

Thu. 9/24-Sat. 9/26: Taking inspiration from both the recent onslaught of racialized violence and the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this three-day academic symposium interrogates the ideas of assumption, access, and accountability through the lens of artistic engagement, dialogic process, and self-study. Featuring a keynote address and performance by guest artist Barak adé Soleil. See the full schedule>>

Middlebury Bach Festival Opens Friday

April 29, 2016

Fri. 4/29-Sun. 5/1: The sixth annual Bach Festival opens with a free concert of Renaissance and Baroque vocal works combined with modern dance, on Friday at 8:00 PM at the MCA. The Festival continues throughout the weekend with performances and special events all over campus and beyond.

Heath Quartet: Second Free Concert

January 21, 2016

Thu. 1/21 at 7:30 PM at the MCA: Our Winter Term Quartet in Residence plays Béla Bartók’s String Quartets 2, 4, and 6 in this free Performing Arts Series concert. Made possible with generous support from the Sunderman Family Concert Endowment Fund, in memory of Dr. F. William Sunderman Jr. and Dr. Carolyn Reynolds Sunderman.


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