Middlebury

August 2013

phlippebeullens
August 2, Friday

Summer Carillon Series: Philippe Beullens

5:00 PM, Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns

Mr. Beullens is Associate City Carillonneur, Mechelen and Leuven, and Instructor at St. Martin’s College in Overijse, Belgium. The 28th Annual Summer Carillon Concert season features a fine group of musicians, 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

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blancanieves
August 3, Saturday

Blancanieves

Spanish School – International Film Festival

7:00 PM, Dana Auditorium

Once upon a time there was a little girl who had never known her mother. She learned the art of her father, a famous bullfighter, but was hated by her evil stepmother. One day she ran away with a troupe of dwarves, and became a legend. Set in southern Spain in 1920s, Blancanieves is a tribute to silent films. Directed by Pablo Berger. (Spain, 2012, Color, 104 minutes) Free

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August 8-9, Thursday-Friday

Die Fledermaus

8:00 PM each evening, with a pre-performance talk in English at 7:30 PM, Town Hall Theater

Presented by the Middlebury College German School (German for Singers program). A limited number of $15 tickets will be available for guests that are not College ID holders. College ID holders will need to present their ID cards for free entrance.

Photo Christine Sommerfeldt

 

gordonslater
August 9, Friday

Summer Carillon Series: Gordon Slater

5:00 PM, Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns

Mr. Slater is Canadian Dominion Carillonneur Emeritus. The 28th Annual Summer Carillon Concert season features a fine group of musicians, 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

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fill_the_void
August 10, Saturday

Lemale et ha'halal (Fill the Void)

 School of Hebrew – International Film Festival

7:00 PM, Dana Auditorium

A devout 18-year-old Israeli is pressured to marry the husband of her late sister. Declaring her independence is not an option in Tel Aviv's ultra-Orthodox Hasidic community, where religious law, tradition and the rabbi's word are absolute. Written and directed by Rama Burstein. (Israel, 2012, Color, 90 minutes) Free

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george_matthew-middlebury_carillon
August 16, Friday

Summer Carillon Series: George Matthew Jr.

5:00 and 7:00 PM, Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns

Mr. Matthew is Carillonneur at Middlebury College and Norwich University. The 28th Annual Summer Carillon Concert season features a fine group of musicians, 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. Mr. Matthew will repeat his 5:00 program at 7:00 PM this evening, to precede Language Schools Commencement. Free

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