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Read More about: The Eclipse—Portal of Renewal or Doom? Highland Center for the Arts Show Wants to Know
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The Eclipse—Portal of Renewal or Doom? Highland Center for the Arts Show Wants to Know

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Before the 2024 total solar eclipse darkens Vermont skies on April 8, the Highland Center for the Arts (HCA) in Greensboro will unveil a stellar show of its own—one with […]

Read More about: Vermont Made Episode 15: Grooving with Impermanence with Musician Rebecca Mack
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Vermont Made Episode 15: Grooving with Impermanence with Musician Rebecca Mack

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Musician and teaching artist Rebecca Mack discusses her new song cycle, “Body,” inspired by her experiences with long Covid disability, climate change, and the shared impermanence of the human body and the Earth body.

Read More about: Vermont Made Episode 14: Clowning from Within with Circus Educator Troy Wunderle
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Vermont Made Episode 14: Clowning from Within with Circus Educator Troy Wunderle

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Acclaimed circus educator Troy Wunderle discusses Vermont’s vibrant circus community, the essence of clowning, and receiving the 2022 Excellence in Circus Education Award from the American Circus Educators Association.

Read More about: Storytelling and Image-Making: An Interview with Photographer Dylan Hausthor

Storytelling and Image-Making: An Interview with Photographer Dylan Hausthor

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Vermont artist Dylan Hausthor’s photography features everything from the raw intensity of farm animals giving birth to the fleeting tranquility of a deer captured on a trail camera. Regardless of content, Dylan’s […]

Read More about: Vermont Made Episode 11: Cultivating Vermont Trans Voices with Out in the Open

Vermont Made Episode 11: Cultivating Vermont Trans Voices with Out in the Open

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HB Lozito and Grace Johnston-Fennell of Out in the Open collaborate with Rae Garringer of Country Queers to launch the 2023 Trans Audio Retreat, an opportunity for rural trans and nonbinary creatives in Vermont to foster community and let their voices be heard.

Read More about: Vermont Made Episode 10: A Twenty-year Legacy in Vermont Hip Hop with Boomslang
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Vermont Made Episode 10: A Twenty-year Legacy in Vermont Hip Hop with Boomslang

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Sed One of Montpelier-based hip hop duo Boomslang discusses two albums, the recently released Boomslang III and the upcoming Boomslang Forever, and leaving a creative legacy after the passing of his other half, JL or Johnny Morris.