Bella Voce presents ‘Sing Creation’s Music’ spring concerts

Bella Voce presents ‘Sing Creation’s Music’ spring concerts

In preparing for a tour of Scotland next month, the Vermont women’s chorus Bella Voce presents its spring concert, “Sing Creation’s Music,” this weekend with performances in Stowe and Colchester. With a concert title inspired by a line from English poet John Clare, the program features a Gaelic carol and an annual, familiar tune by… Read More »

Art on Main’s ‘Fish and Feather’ show opens Friday in Bristol

Art on Main’s ‘Fish and Feather’ show opens Friday in Bristol

Creatures of the season take center stage at Bristol’s Art on Main gallery with Friday’s opening of “Fish and Feather: The Wildlife Artistry of Painter Nick Mayer and Carver Gary M. Starr.” The exhibit features work by master carver Gary M. Starr of Middlebury and award-winning illustrator Nick Mayer of Lincoln. Each artist embodies a… Read More »

Play marks 5th anniversary of End of Life Choice Law

Five years ago, Vermont made history as the first state to adopt an end-of-life choice law through legislative action. Vermont’s Act 39 allows mentally competent adults who face an impending death from terminal illness to choose medical aid in dying. Two upcoming events commemorate the anniversary of this groundbreaking law. On May 16, the public is invited… Read More »

Van Morrison tribute band plays at Higher Ground this Friday

Van Morrison tribute band plays at Higher Ground this Friday

Van Morrison fans, local music fans, and people who just enjoy a rocking good time can enjoy some old-school tunes at a show by Into the Mystic: A Tribute to Van Morrison. The band is playing at Higher Ground Ballroom in South Burlington on Friday, May 11. The show is opening with Into the Mystic’s lead singer… Read More »

Muslim Girls bring poetry to Charlotte

The popular Muslim Girls Making Change youth slam poetry group visits Charlotte next week in a free presentation at Charlotte Central School May 17 at 6:15 p.m. The group was formed by Kiran Waqar, Hawa Adam, Lena Ginawi and Balkisa Abdikadir who were tired of having their voices ignored by older generations. In 2016 this group of… Read More »

‘Dixie Swim Club’ a Southern breeze at Shelburne Players

‘Dixie Swim Club’ a Southern breeze at Shelburne Players

By Rosalyn Graham The foundation of theater is our human experience told in stories — happy, sad or tragic, translated into comedies, tragedies or even musicals by talented playwrights, and shared with audiences by talented actors and actresses. “Dixie Swim Club,” presented by Shelburne Players on the Shelburne Town Center stage last weekend and continuing… Read More »

Opening night

Opening night

Isabelle Sharp, left, and Ann Greenan Nauman, right, rehearse ahead of tonight’s opening of the Shelburne Players latest production “The Dixie Swim Club.” Showtime is 7:30 p.m. on the Shelburne Town Center stage. The comedy by Jones Hope Wooten tells the stories of four annual reunions spanning 33 years in the lives of five Southern… Read More »

Encore performance

Encore performance

The Hinesburg Artist Series presents an encore performance of “Requiem For The Living” by Dan Forrest Sunday April 15, at 5 p.m. at All Souls Interfaith Gathering in Shelburne. This stunning five-movement work forms a narrative of light, peace, rest and comfort for the living. The concert will be part of the Music and Spirit… Read More »