Mahaney Arts Center, Olin C. Robison Concert Hall
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury, VT 05753
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Open to the Public

Inspired by the popular storytelling phenomenon The Moth, Cocoon is a special evening of true stories told live and without notes.

This year’s edition, on the theme of “Rebuilding,” will feature six storytellers: Middlebury students Keziah Wilde ’24 and Luna Simone-Gonzalez ’24, Assistant Director of the Anderson Freeman Center Janae Due, Student Life Dean Scott Barnicle, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions Steve Zatarain ’15, and community member Christopher Ross.

Middlebury Moth-Up producers Alexandra Burns ’21.5 and Kristen Morgenstern ‘24 will host, with Mahaney Arts Center Technical Director Mark Christensen providing the musical interludes. The event is co-organized by Middlebury Moth-Up students Burns, Morgenstern, as well as Lily Shannon ’23 and Emma Crockford ‘22.5, in partnership with Mahaney Arts Center director Liza Sacheli.

This ninth-annual community-wide event is produced by the Middlebury MothUp in partnership with the Mahaney Arts Center. For mature audiences.

Includes 1 intermission. Vaccinations and masks required. Additional health and safety information here. Performance subject to change. 

This performance will be streamed (tickets: $15, or $5 for Middlebury College students). In-person concert tickets will also include access to the stream. 

Accessibility Services information here.

Sponsored by:
Center for the Arts

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College Box Office