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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Jul
13
2018
– THRU –
Jul
22
2018

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The Whipping Man • Oldcastle veteran Matthew Lopez's extraordinary play about redemption and forgiveness, the lasting scars of slavery and the responsibility that comes with freedom. Set during the American Civil War, the New York Times calls the play, "vivid and emotionally potent, Haunting, striking and powerful:'

Evening Performances Wednesday - Sunday @ 7:30 pm
Matinees Thursday, Sunday and First Saturday @ 2pm

Location: 331 Main St., Bennington
Jul
5
2018
– THRU –
Jul
28
2018

Fun Home

Fun Home Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The groundbreaking new musical.
Book by Lisa Kron. Music by Jeanine Tesori.
Meet acclaimed graphic novelist Alison Bechdel at three different stages in her life as she grows and tries to understand her family, her sexuality, and her father’s secret desires. A refreshingly honest, wholly original musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes, Fun Home is the winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm


Run Time: Approx. 1 hour 40 minutes

Ticket Price: $47. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Second Stage at Walker Farm, Weston
Jul
12
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

West Side Story

West Side Story Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The iconic American musical.
Written by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria fight to keep their forbidden love alive in this reimagining of Romeo and Juliet set in 1950’s New York. One of the most celebrated musicals of all time, this production commemorates composer Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday and recreates Jerome Robbins’ award-winning choreography.

Details

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm

Run Time: Approx. 2 hour 30 minutes
Ticket Price: $54 - $68. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Main Stage at Weston Playhouse, Weston
Jul
18
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild
Description:

The musical version of the '80s cult classic! The darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy, beautiful teenage misfit, who hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerburg High: the Heathers.

A black comedy with a modern, big-belting pop score, this is not your grandma's musical theatre.

Performances Wednesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. July 18-Aug. 4. Tickets available online at www.stowetheatre.com or at the box office inside the front doors before each show. $20 for adults, $18 for students.

Time: 7/18/18 7:30pm - 8/4/18 10:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main St., Colchester
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Jul
13
2018
– THRU –
Jul
22
2018

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The Whipping Man • Oldcastle veteran Matthew Lopez's extraordinary play about redemption and forgiveness, the lasting scars of slavery and the responsibility that comes with freedom. Set during the American Civil War, the New York Times calls the play, "vivid and emotionally potent, Haunting, striking and powerful:'

Evening Performances Wednesday - Sunday @ 7:30 pm
Matinees Thursday, Sunday and First Saturday @ 2pm

Location: 331 Main St., Bennington
Jul
5
2018
– THRU –
Jul
28
2018

Fun Home

Fun Home Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The groundbreaking new musical.
Book by Lisa Kron. Music by Jeanine Tesori.
Meet acclaimed graphic novelist Alison Bechdel at three different stages in her life as she grows and tries to understand her family, her sexuality, and her father’s secret desires. A refreshingly honest, wholly original musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes, Fun Home is the winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm


Run Time: Approx. 1 hour 40 minutes

Ticket Price: $47. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Second Stage at Walker Farm, Weston
Jul
19
2018
– THRU –
Jul
29
2018

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly
Description:

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly. Performance dates for the Tony Award winning musical HELLO, DOLLY are: July 19-22 and 26-29 (Thursday – Saturday, 7:00pm; Sundays, 2:00pm) at the historic Hyde Park Opera House in Hyde Park (85 Main Street, Hyde Park, VT 05655). Tickets are on sale now! Order online at www.LCPlayers.com, or call (802) 888-4507.

Time: 7/19/18 7:00pm - 7/29/18 9:00pm
Location: Hyde Park Opera House, Hyde Park
Jul
12
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

West Side Story

West Side Story Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The iconic American musical.
Written by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria fight to keep their forbidden love alive in this reimagining of Romeo and Juliet set in 1950’s New York. One of the most celebrated musicals of all time, this production commemorates composer Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday and recreates Jerome Robbins’ award-winning choreography.

Details

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm

Run Time: Approx. 2 hour 30 minutes
Ticket Price: $54 - $68. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Main Stage at Weston Playhouse, Weston
Jul
18
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild
Description:

The musical version of the '80s cult classic! The darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy, beautiful teenage misfit, who hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerburg High: the Heathers.

A black comedy with a modern, big-belting pop score, this is not your grandma's musical theatre.

Performances Wednesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. July 18-Aug. 4. Tickets available online at www.stowetheatre.com or at the box office inside the front doors before each show. $20 for adults, $18 for students.

Time: 7/18/18 7:30pm - 8/4/18 10:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main St., Colchester
Friday, July 20, 2018
Jul
20
2018

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

COMEDY MAGIC is coming!!
The Vermont Suitcase Company bring A Midsummer Night's Dream to Main Street Arts.
8 Vermont Raised professional actors come home for a two week Vermont tour of a high energy comic romp! A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM features puppet fairies, Clown and Shakespeare trained actors, and costumes that will dazzle. Bring your whole family for this 90 minute belly laugh! Fast, Fun and Affordable!

All actors this year are alumni and teachers of the Get Thee to the Funnery Shakespeare program and the New England Youth Theatre.

Tickets are $12/Adult and $8/Children

Time: 7/20/18 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Street Arts, Saxtons River
Jul
20
2018

Opera North

Opera North Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

Tickets: $40 | $30 | $20 | $15
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Get a sneak peek at Opera North’s coming attractions when their core company illuminates the Main Stage in an exciting showcase. Join us in the Café for dinner (be sure to make your reservation in advance!) before the talented Resident Artists of Opera North present highlights from their 2018 season featuring opera and musical theatre favorites.

Time: 7/20/18 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro
Jul
20
2018

Vermont Pride Theater presents Aunt Jack

Vermont Pride Theater presents Aunt Jack Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

In S.P. Monahan’s raunchy, heartfelt comedy, Norman’s grown a little distant lately. After a sudden series of anxiety attacks, he broke up with his long-time boyfriend Ian and moved clear across the country, leaving his fathers George and Jack in a tizzy. With George – a prominent gay activist – in failing health, Norman has returned home to make things right and to introduce them to his new partner, Andy. Let’s just say she’s not what they expected…..
After each performance there will be a talkback between the audience and performers, followed by a reception in the gallery.
General admission: Adults $20 in advance, $22 at the door, 3 play pass available for $50; students $15 in advance, $17 at the door
Tickets: 802-728-6464 beginning July 10, or online anytime at www.chandler-arts.org

Time: 7/20/18 7:30pm
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph
Jul
13
2018
– THRU –
Jul
22
2018

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The Whipping Man • Oldcastle veteran Matthew Lopez's extraordinary play about redemption and forgiveness, the lasting scars of slavery and the responsibility that comes with freedom. Set during the American Civil War, the New York Times calls the play, "vivid and emotionally potent, Haunting, striking and powerful:'

Evening Performances Wednesday - Sunday @ 7:30 pm
Matinees Thursday, Sunday and First Saturday @ 2pm

Location: 331 Main St., Bennington
Jul
5
2018
– THRU –
Jul
28
2018

Fun Home

Fun Home Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The groundbreaking new musical.
Book by Lisa Kron. Music by Jeanine Tesori.
Meet acclaimed graphic novelist Alison Bechdel at three different stages in her life as she grows and tries to understand her family, her sexuality, and her father’s secret desires. A refreshingly honest, wholly original musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes, Fun Home is the winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm


Run Time: Approx. 1 hour 40 minutes

Ticket Price: $47. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Second Stage at Walker Farm, Weston
Jul
19
2018
– THRU –
Jul
29
2018

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly
Description:

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly. Performance dates for the Tony Award winning musical HELLO, DOLLY are: July 19-22 and 26-29 (Thursday – Saturday, 7:00pm; Sundays, 2:00pm) at the historic Hyde Park Opera House in Hyde Park (85 Main Street, Hyde Park, VT 05655). Tickets are on sale now! Order online at www.LCPlayers.com, or call (802) 888-4507.

Time: 7/19/18 7:00pm - 7/29/18 9:00pm
Location: Hyde Park Opera House, Hyde Park
Jul
12
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

West Side Story

West Side Story Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The iconic American musical.
Written by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria fight to keep their forbidden love alive in this reimagining of Romeo and Juliet set in 1950’s New York. One of the most celebrated musicals of all time, this production commemorates composer Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday and recreates Jerome Robbins’ award-winning choreography.

Details

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm

Run Time: Approx. 2 hour 30 minutes
Ticket Price: $54 - $68. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Main Stage at Weston Playhouse, Weston
Jul
18
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild
Description:

The musical version of the '80s cult classic! The darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy, beautiful teenage misfit, who hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerburg High: the Heathers.

A black comedy with a modern, big-belting pop score, this is not your grandma's musical theatre.

Performances Wednesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. July 18-Aug. 4. Tickets available online at www.stowetheatre.com or at the box office inside the front doors before each show. $20 for adults, $18 for students.

Time: 7/18/18 7:30pm - 8/4/18 10:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main St., Colchester
Saturday, July 21, 2018
Jul
21
2018

Vermont Pride Theater presents A Perfect Fit

Vermont Pride Theater presents A Perfect Fit Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

Lia Romeo’s story of Nicole, a college sophomore involved in her first lesbian relationship, and her mother Janet. Nicole’s exploration of her sexuality has caused her mother to begin questioning her own marriage and her own assumptions. A Perfect Fit asks what it takes to be happy as a woman in the 21st century.
After each performance there will be a talkback between the audience and performers, followed by a reception in the gallery.
General admission: Adults $20 in advance, $22 at the door, 3 play pass available for $50; students $15 in advance, $17 at the door
Tickets: 802-728-6464 beginning July 10, or online anytime at www.chandler-arts.org

Time: 7/21/18 7:30pm
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph
Jul
13
2018
– THRU –
Jul
22
2018

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The Whipping Man • Oldcastle veteran Matthew Lopez's extraordinary play about redemption and forgiveness, the lasting scars of slavery and the responsibility that comes with freedom. Set during the American Civil War, the New York Times calls the play, "vivid and emotionally potent, Haunting, striking and powerful:'

Evening Performances Wednesday - Sunday @ 7:30 pm
Matinees Thursday, Sunday and First Saturday @ 2pm

Location: 331 Main St., Bennington
Jul
5
2018
– THRU –
Jul
28
2018

Fun Home

Fun Home Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The groundbreaking new musical.
Book by Lisa Kron. Music by Jeanine Tesori.
Meet acclaimed graphic novelist Alison Bechdel at three different stages in her life as she grows and tries to understand her family, her sexuality, and her father’s secret desires. A refreshingly honest, wholly original musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes, Fun Home is the winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm


Run Time: Approx. 1 hour 40 minutes

Ticket Price: $47. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Second Stage at Walker Farm, Weston
Jul
19
2018
– THRU –
Jul
29
2018

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly
Description:

The Lamoille County Players presents their Summer musical: Hello, Dolly. Performance dates for the Tony Award winning musical HELLO, DOLLY are: July 19-22 and 26-29 (Thursday – Saturday, 7:00pm; Sundays, 2:00pm) at the historic Hyde Park Opera House in Hyde Park (85 Main Street, Hyde Park, VT 05655). Tickets are on sale now! Order online at www.LCPlayers.com, or call (802) 888-4507.

Time: 7/19/18 7:00pm - 7/29/18 9:00pm
Location: Hyde Park Opera House, Hyde Park
Jul
12
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

West Side Story

West Side Story Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The iconic American musical.
Written by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria fight to keep their forbidden love alive in this reimagining of Romeo and Juliet set in 1950’s New York. One of the most celebrated musicals of all time, this production commemorates composer Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday and recreates Jerome Robbins’ award-winning choreography.

Details

Tuesday - Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm 
Wednesday & Saturday Matinees at 2:00 pm
Sunday Matinee at 3:00 pm

Run Time: Approx. 2 hour 30 minutes
Ticket Price: $54 - $68. Does not include sales tax or possible fees.

Location: Main Stage at Weston Playhouse, Weston
Jul
18
2018
– THRU –
Aug
4
2018

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild

"Heathers the Musical" at Stowe Theatre Guild
Description:

The musical version of the '80s cult classic! The darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy, beautiful teenage misfit, who hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerburg High: the Heathers.

A black comedy with a modern, big-belting pop score, this is not your grandma's musical theatre.

Performances Wednesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. July 18-Aug. 4. Tickets available online at www.stowetheatre.com or at the box office inside the front doors before each show. $20 for adults, $18 for students.

Time: 7/18/18 7:30pm - 8/4/18 10:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main St., Colchester
Sunday, July 22, 2018
Jul
13
2018
– THRU –
Jul
22
2018

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man

Oldcastle Theatre Company Presents: The Whipping Man Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The Whipping Man • Oldcastle veteran Matthew Lopez's extraordinary play about redemption and forgiveness, the lasting scars of slavery and the responsibility that comes with freedom. Set during the American Civil War, the New York Times calls the play, "vivid and emotionally potent, Haunting, striking and powerful:'

Evening Performances Wednesday - Sunday @ 7:30 pm
Matinees Thursday, Sunday and First Saturday @ 2pm

Location: 331 Main St., Bennington
Jul
22
2018

Vermont Pride Theater presents Bright Half Life

Vermont Pride Theater presents Bright Half Life Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

Taking place over a 45-year period, this play movingly explores the stages of a relationship between two lesbians. In a non-linear way, the audience comes to understand how the women met, why they married, how they lived as a couple, and how their marriage came to end in divorce. The New Yorker described Bright Half Life as “a well-written, engaging portrayal of smart women finding themselves, and each other.”
After each performance there will be a talkback between the audience and performers, followed by a reception in the gallery.
General admission: Adults $20 in advance, $22 at the door, 3 play pass available for $50; students $15 in advance, $17 at the door
Tickets: 802-728-6464 beginning July 10, or online anytime at www.chandler-arts.org

Time: 7/22/18 7:30pm
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph