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Events Calendar 2018

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Children & Families

"Matilda the Musical"

Nov 14, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019 Northern Stage, 76 Gates Street White River Junction, VT

With the help of her kind teacher Miss Honey, the other students in her class, and a touch of magic, Matilda takes a stand against her self-centered parents and the despicable Miss Trunchbull in this heartwarming story of empowerment. More than half of the ticket are already sold; secure your tickets now. Appropriate for all ages 5 and older. Strobe and haze effects will be used in this production. Run time is 2 hours and 40 minutes including one 15-minute intermission

The Magic School Bus

Jan 10, 2019 - Jan 10, 2019 Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main Street Burlington, VT

The planetarium is closed and the field trip is ruined … or is it? To save the day, the ever-imaginative Ms. Frizzle blasts the Magic School Bus off into outer space to explore the solar system. Join the Magic School Bus for a ride in this new live-action musical adaptation based on the original book series. This performance will be one hour and will not have an intermission. Recommended for ages 3 and older.


Warren Miller's "Face of Winter"

Dec 27, 2018 - Dec 27, 2018 Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 122 Hourglass Drive Stowe, VT

“Face of Winter," will bring new and veteran athletes together to pay tribute to the man who started it all. Visit some of Warren’s favorite locations, from Engleberg to Chamonix, British Columbia to Alaska, Chile, Iceland, New Zealand, Washington and more. Watch as world-class athletes carve the faces of remote mountain ranges and pursue the thrills of a life lived in high places.


Collegiate A Cappella Concert

Feb 2, 2019 - Feb 2, 2019 Latchis Theater, 50 Main Street Brattleboro, VT

This popular annual benefit concert returns to the historic Latchis Theater in downtown Brattleboro, with a lineup that includes the CharlieChords of Berklee College of Music, Dartmouth Decibelles, Tufts Beelzebubs, UMaine Renaissance, UVM Top Cats, and UVM Zest. All seating is reserved.

Dar Williams

Feb 15, 2019 - Feb 15, 2019 Town Hall Theater, 68 S. Pleasant Street Middlebury, VT

Dar Williams's work hearkens back to the 70’s, to the dawn of FM Radio and evokes a then nascent love of music.

Performing Arts, Theater, Dance

Night Fires

Dec 21, 2018 - Dec 23, 2018 Town Hall Theater, 68 South Pleasant Street Middlebury, VT

A mystery play, a winter solstice pageant for our own times - rife with magic, beauty, humor and even tears. An intricate web of music, song, dance and story. Pre-show singing begins 20 minutes prior to the show. Note: Everyone is welcome at Night Fires, and kids often love it. Night Fires, however, is not a kids show and occasionally includes material considered to be mature in nature.

The Met Opera Live in HD at Spruce Peak Arts

Dec 26, 2018 - Jun 26, 2019 Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 122 Hourglass Drive Stowe, VT

Experience extraordinary opera performances from the Metropolitan Opera.
“The Magic Flute” (Mozart) on December 26, 1 p.m.
“La Traviata” (Verdi) on January 23, 1 p.m.
“Adriana Lecouvreur” (Cilea) on February 13, 1 p.m.
“Carmen” (Bizet) on March 13, 1 p.m.
“Die Walküre” (Wagner) on April 10, 1 p.m. “Aida” (Verdi) on May 8, 1 p.m.
“Dialogues Des Carmélites” (Poulenc) on June 26, 1 p.m.

2019 Vermont Burlesque Festival

Jan 19, 2019 - Jan 19, 2019 Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main Street Burlington, VT

Held in one of Vermont’s most prestigious theaters, the evening will be filled with unique drinks, live music, comedy, variety acts, and some of the best burlesque performances Vermont produces. For guests age 18 and older.