EDITOR’S PICKS
Film: `Renoir: Revered and Reviled'

Today at the Bellows Falls Opera House, 7 Square, 7 p.m. A biography examines what happened when Renoir decided to change his style of painting. Tickets are $10 at rampartstickets.com, or at door. …

A cappella: House Blend

Concert at Main Street Arts on Friday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m. Fifteen experienced singers in 11 languages. General admission $12 purchased at info@mainstreetarts.org, at mainstreetarts.org or at the …

Concert: John Gorka

Contemporary folk singer/songwriter at Next Stage on Sunday, at 7:30 p.m. with "True in Time." 15 Kimball Hill, Putney, Tickets are $22 advance at nextstagearts.org; $25 at the door. For information, …

Dance: `Words to Move By'

Brattleboro School of Dance's whimsical foray into the world of literature told in dance. Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, 2 p.m. at NEYT, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. Tickets …

Theater: `night Mother'

From May 17 to 20 at the Williamsville Hall, Dover Road. Presented by the Rock River Players. Student matinee on May 17, at 10 a.m. (admission by donation); May 18, 19 at 7:30 p.m.; May 20, 2 …

CD release: `Lunar'

Modal music masters Ross Daly and Kelly Thoma at The Chapel, 20 Church St., Bellows Falls, 7:30 p.m., May 19, with musicians Tev Stevig and Michael K. Harrist. Tickets $15 to $45 at …

Arts
Entertainment calendar for May 17 through 23

ThursdayWindham CountyMusicKevin Parry open mic: 7 to 10 p.m. at The Marina, Brattleboro. Free. Call 802-257-7563 to sign up for a 20-minute slot. Performers receive 50 percent off their meal. More …

Sensations of joy in Poulenc's Gloria and Mozart's Vespers

BRATTLEBORO — Call it nirvana, bliss, joy, or ecstasy — we all know it when it happens. And although there are many great compositions that have elements of this wondrous state of being, …

The Grammar School explores 'The Lion King'

PUTNEY — The Grammar School's spring musical, "The Lion King Jr.," playing Wednesday through Saturday, May 16 through 19, is the culmination of the school's Global Education Theme "Indigenous …

Pam Bernard: The Memoir Workshops

Eight-week sessions begin May 14 and 21, at Bernard's home in Walpole, N.H. Email pam@pambernard.com, or visit pambernard.com or call 603-756-4177 for more information, days and timesCome join the …

Weekend workshop on customized rod puppets

PUTNEY — Under the guidance of Sandglass co-founder Ines Zeller Bass and Sandglass company member Jana Zeller, participants will learn the basics of a customized rod puppet. The process will …

Photography: Circus

Jeffrey Lewis' May show opens exhibiting the first 12 images of his year of work on the project "Strong Bodies: Circus Women" at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 4, at Windham Movement Apparel, 2 Elliot St., …

Schmidt and Leech collaborate for exhibit

BRATTLEBORO — Opening May at 118 Elliot is "Recent Work" by Helen Schmidt and Collin Leech. Schmidt and Leech are long-time collaborators. This show is a celebration both of their …

NEYT's Theatre Adventure presents 'Questery'

BRATTLEBORO — As a young man, Joshua Blaushild wrote an adventure tale told with an eclectic group of animal characters. This published legend was set in times of yore. And now, the Theatre …

Brattleboro School of Dance to hold its annual spring show

BRATTLEBORO — The students and teachers of Brattleboro School of Dance grace the stage in "Words to Move By" — a whimsical and thoughtful foray into the world of literature —- as …

Exhibit by Judd and Larson opens at All Souls

WEST BRATTLEBORO — A two-woman show of paintings and sculpture by April Judd and Bev Larson has recently been installed in the foyer and other gallery spaces at All Souls Unitarian Universalist …

Artist opening for Bruce Campbell: "Thinking the Cosmos'

BRATTLEBORO — Mitchell Giddings Fine Arts is featuring sculptor Bruce Campbell's "Thinking the Cosmos: Kinetic Sculpture." An opening reception will take place on Saturday, May 12, from 5:30 to …

The Long River - an exhibition of art inspired by moving water

BELLOWS FALLS — Canal Street Art Gallery presents "The Long River" an exhibition of art inspired by moving water. The exhibit features artist's working in a diverse range of mediums and styles …

Halpern weaves summer reading adventure

Sue Halpern's eighth book, "Summer Hours at the Robbers Library" (Harper, 2018) is a fast-paced and complex novel about a diverse cast of characters in a small New Hampshire town that is well past …

Brattleboro Conscious Dances begin on April 22

BRATTLEBORO — Brattleboro Conscious Dance starts on April 22. The dances will gather the second and fourth Sundays of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Headroom Stages located at 17 Elliot …

Shanta Lee Gander joins the A Sense of Place team

The Clemmons Family Farm is pleased to announce the addition of Shanta Lee Gander as managing director to help curate and manage a vibrant new multicultural arts and heritage program as part of the A …

Annual spring exhibition

BRATTLEBORO — From May 3 through 27. A reception on Friday, May 4, will take place 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Vermont Center for Photography, 49 Flat St.VCP moves even deeper into its 20th year with …

An opening reception for Stephen Lloyd at C.X. Silver Gallery

BRATTLEBORO — C. X. Silver Gallery announces a new exhibition of the paintings of Stephen Lloyd. The opening reception will be on Sunday, May 6, from 4 to 6 p.m.. Meet the artist at 814 Western …

Memorial Hall season salutes the legends

WILMINGTON — West Main Street is about to see an influx of entertainers and stagehands as a long run of shows at the town's beloved Memorial Hall kicks off this week. "I think we have a great …

Dorothy Day: 'Servant of God,' Vermont 'Granny'

Eighty-five years ago on May 1, 1933, Vermonter Kate Hennessy's grandmother stood amid 200,000 social justice protesters in Manhattan and sold penny copies of a new publication."This little paper is …

Jeff Mattson and Friends performs at the Stone Church

BRATTLEBORO — Twenty years ago Brattleboro resident James Charles Brown, Jr. was ice fishing on the Harriman Reservoir in Wilmington when he fell through the ice and amazingly was able to …

Shoot the Moon presents 'The Glass Menagerie'

BRATTLEBORO — Shoot The Moon Theater Company opens its 2018 season with a production of "The Glass Menagerie" at the Hooker-Dunham Theater, May 4 through May 6, and May 10 through May 12. This …

Videos
Art exhibit: 'Friars'

Reception for artist David Addison Small at Gallery in the Woods, 145 Main St., Brattleboro with his series of oil paintings "Friars," 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, May 4. The Moondogs will entertain. On …

Brattleboro School of Dance: Spring Show

BRATTLEBORO — The students and teachers of Brattleboro School of Dance grace the stage in "Words to Move By" — a whimsical and thoughtful foray into the world of literature —- as …

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