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THEATER, STORYTELLING, COMEDY 

June 16–July 2: Dorset Theatre Festival presents Table Manners. Part of a bold experiment and historic collaboration ─ one trilogy, one cast, one creative team, three directors, three plays, three theaters, three Vermont towns ─ Dorset Theatre Festival presents Table Manners, the second play in Alan Ayckbourn’s acclaimed comic trilogy, The Norman Conquests. $20–60. dorsettheatrefestival.org (802) 867-2223

 

AUDITIONS

June 22 and 25: Auditions. Actors sought. All Genders, Young & Old. Auditions consist of cold readings from the plays. Our TenFest Short Play Festival runs August 18th – 21st. Jeanne Beckwith, Artistic Director: rialto@tds.net or 802-485-5636

  • June 22: 6–8 p.m., Waitsfield United Church of Christ, 4355 Main St., Waitsfield.
  • June 25: 1–4 p.m., Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main St., Route 100, Waitsfield.

 

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  • Tom Murphy presents “MetaMURPHosis”

    Tom Murphy presents “MetaMURPHosis”

    19:00
    2016/08/04
    Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe, VT, United States
    Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe, VT, United States

    Enjoy a night of ridiculous theater at its best with Tom Murphy in MetaMURPHosis at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center in Stowe on Thursday, August 4 at 7:00 p.m.

    MetaMURPHosis is uproarious fun for all ages. The 75-minute sidesplitting extravaganza is filled with slapstick antics, acrobatics, story telling, physical comedy, boo-boos and bedlam (not to mention juggling and lots of audience participation).  Comedian Tom Murphy is today’s master of the form pioneered by Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and Harold Lloyd.

    Tickets $20-$35 (Peak Partners receive a 10-20% discount). A special Family 4-Pack 25% discount is available on the purchase of four or more regular or premium tickets. Tickets may be purchased online by visitingwww.SprucePeakArts.org or by calling the Ticket Office at 802-760-4634.

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  • FEMCOM

    FEMCOM

    20:30
    2016/08/06
    Espresso Bueno Inc, North Main Street, Barre, VT, United States
    Espresso Bueno Inc, North Main Street, Barre, VT, United States

    Standup comedy by women for women (and enlightened men). 8:30 p.m. Espresso Bueno, 248 N. Main St., Barre. Free/by donation. 479-0896. events@espressobueno.com.espressobueno.com.

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  • Circus Smirkus Parade & Activities

    Circus Smirkus Parade & Activities

    13:00-15:00
    2016/08/07
    Vermont State House, State Street, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Vermont State House, State Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

    East State Street parade and juggling, face painting, pie in the face and more.

    State House Lawn

    1–3 p.m.

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  • MAGIC MATINEE: Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    MAGIC MATINEE: Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    14:00
    2016/08/08
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 8–10 at Montpelier High School. 6 shows, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

    Montpelier Alive has sponsored a “Magic Matinee” for August 8. When a matinee is Magic it means that a sponsor has paid down the ticket of youth and child tickets. In this case Montpelier Alive was able to pay down three dollars making the tickets $15 for Youth (7-12) tickets and $12 for Child (2-6). (For the 2 p.m. show.)

     

  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    19:00
    2016/08/08
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 8–10 at Montpelier High School. 6 shows, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

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  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    14:00
    2016/08/09
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 8–10 at Montpelier High School. 6 shows, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    19:00
    2016/08/09
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 8–10 at Montpelier High School. 6 shows, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

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  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    14:00
    2016/08/10
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 8–10 at Montpelier High School. 6 shows, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    19:00
    2016/08/10
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Montpelier High School, High School Drive, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 8–10 at Montpelier High School. 6 shows, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

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  • Kamikaze Fireflies

    Kamikaze Fireflies

    19:00
    2016/08/11
    Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe, VT, United States
    Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe, VT, United States

    Get ready for a comedy danger smack down with the Kamikaze Fireflies at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center in Stowe on Thursday, August 11 at 7:00 p.m.

    Kamikaze Fireflies are a Los Angeles based comedy vaudeville duo featuring Rob Williams (formerly of the renowned comedy troupe The Flaming Idiots) and Casey Martin (formerly of the acrobatic show Barely Balanced). Whether spinning gigantic metal cubes, juggling, stilt-walking, performing daring stunts, breathing fire, or breaking into contortionist backbends, their performances incite awe and laughter for the whole family.

    Tickets for the Kamikaze Fireflies are $20-$45 (Peak Partners receive a 10-20% discount). A special Family 4-Pack 25% discount is available on the purchase of four or more regular or premium tickets. Tickets may be purchased online by visiting www.SprucePeakArts.org or by calling the Ticket Office at 802-760-4634.

  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/11
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

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  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    19:00
    2016/08/12
    1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States
    1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 12–13, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    19:00
    2016/08/12
    Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Lost Nation Theater, proudly presents its Young Company in the Grand Musical Adventure: CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG based on the novel by Ian Fleming, with music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (composers of Mary Poppins)

    The culminating project of LNT’s Youth Music-Theater program It’s Theater FOR Kids, BY Kids! Fri –Sun, August 12 –14 at City Hall Arts Center, in downtown Montpelier.

    Tickets are just $10. And only $5 for Kids 11 years of age and under (including toddlers-we recommend age 5 & up). 
    It all happens Fri., Sat., & Sun, August 12, 13 & 14 at Lost Nation Theater – 2nd Floor, City Hall.

    Get Tickets at the door! (1 hour before curtain). Or Call! Or get tickets at the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor of Montpelier City Hall.  For tickets & information: call 802-229-0492, or visit lostnationtheater.org

     

  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/12
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

  • Bread and Puppet Presents: Faust 3

    Bread and Puppet Presents: Faust 3

    19:30
    2016/08/12
    Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States
    Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States

    Bread and Puppet Presents Faust 3, in which the chairs of sitters and the rags of refugees are thrown into the cauldron of a citizenless democracy, and proletarian success-seekers are offered superlative and even supernatural happiness, at 7:30 p.m. in the Paper Maché Cathedral at the Bread and Puppet Theater, 753 Heights Road, Glover, VT. Free sourdough rye bread with aioli and Bread and Puppet Museum Store open afterward. Suggested donation $10. A tour of the Bread and Puppet Museum precedes the show at 6 p.m. For more information visit www.breadandpuppet.org.

    7:30 p.m.

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      Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour - Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight
      19:00
      2016/08/12
      1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States
      1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States

      Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

      Aug 12–13, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

      Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

      1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

      smirkus.org

    • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
      Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
      19:00
      2016/08/12
      Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States
      Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

      Lost Nation Theater, proudly presents its Young Company in the Grand Musical Adventure: CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG based on the novel by Ian Fleming, with music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (composers of Mary Poppins)

      The culminating project of LNT’s Youth Music-Theater program It’s Theater FOR Kids, BY Kids! Fri –Sun, August 12 –14 at City Hall Arts Center, in downtown Montpelier.

      Tickets are just $10. And only $5 for Kids 11 years of age and under (including toddlers-we recommend age 5 & up). 
      It all happens Fri., Sat., & Sun, August 12, 13 & 14 at Lost Nation Theater – 2nd Floor, City Hall.

      Get Tickets at the door! (1 hour before curtain). Or Call! Or get tickets at the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor of Montpelier City Hall.  For tickets & information: call 802-229-0492, or visit lostnationtheater.org

       

    • Boston Marriage
      Boston Marriage
      19:30
      2016/08/12
      Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
      Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

      Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

      Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

      7:30 p.m.

      $20

      For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

    • Bread and Puppet Presents: Faust 3
      Bread and Puppet Presents: Faust 3
      19:30
      2016/08/12
      Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States
      Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States

      Bread and Puppet Presents Faust 3, in which the chairs of sitters and the rags of refugees are thrown into the cauldron of a citizenless democracy, and proletarian success-seekers are offered superlative and even supernatural happiness, at 7:30 p.m. in the Paper Maché Cathedral at the Bread and Puppet Theater, 753 Heights Road, Glover, VT. Free sourdough rye bread with aioli and Bread and Puppet Museum Store open afterward. Suggested donation $10. A tour of the Bread and Puppet Museum precedes the show at 6 p.m. For more information visit www.breadandpuppet.org.

      7:30 p.m.

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  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    13:00
    2016/08/13
    1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States
    1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 12–13, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

  • Community Rehearsal for Whatforward Circus

    Community Rehearsal for Whatforward Circus

    14:00
    2016/08/13
    Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States
    Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States

    Rehearsal for youngsters and oldsters wishing to perform in the Whatforward Circus, Sunday, August 14th. Changes will have been made since the previous week. Musicians are needed in addition to act performers. All welcome. No experience necessary. Meet in the Circus Field at the Bread and Puppet Farm on Rt. 122 in Glover, Vermont. For more information call 802-525-3031 or visit www.breadandpuppet.org.

    2 p.m.

  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    14:00
    2016/08/13
    Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

    2 Shows August 13: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

    Lost Nation Theater, proudly presents its Young Company in the Grand Musical Adventure: CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG based on the novel by Ian Fleming, with music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (composers of Mary Poppins)

    The culminating project of LNT’s Youth Music-Theater program It’s Theater FOR Kids, BY Kids! Fri –Sun, August 12 –14 at City Hall Arts Center, in downtown Montpelier.

    Tickets are just $10. And only $5 for Kids 11 years of age and under (including toddlers-we recommend age 5 & up). 
    It all happens Fri., Sat., & Sun, August 12, 13 & 14 at Lost Nation Theater – 2nd Floor, City Hall.

    Get Tickets at the door! (1 hour before curtain). Or Call! Or get tickets at the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor of Montpelier City Hall.  For tickets & information: call 802-229-0492, or visit lostnationtheater.org

     

  • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour – Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight

    18:00
    2016/08/13
    1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States
    1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States

    Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

    Aug 12–13, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

    Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

    1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

    smirkus.org

  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/13
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

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    • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour - Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight
      Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour - Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight
      13:00
      2016/08/13
      1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States
      1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States

      Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

      Aug 12–13, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

      Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

      1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

      smirkus.org

    • Community Rehearsal for Whatforward Circus
      Community Rehearsal for Whatforward Circus
      14:00
      2016/08/13
      Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States
      Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States

      Rehearsal for youngsters and oldsters wishing to perform in the Whatforward Circus, Sunday, August 14th. Changes will have been made since the previous week. Musicians are needed in addition to act performers. All welcome. No experience necessary. Meet in the Circus Field at the Bread and Puppet Farm on Rt. 122 in Glover, Vermont. For more information call 802-525-3031 or visit www.breadandpuppet.org.

      2 p.m.

    • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
      Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
      14:00
      2016/08/13
      Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States
      Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

      2 Shows August 13: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

      Lost Nation Theater, proudly presents its Young Company in the Grand Musical Adventure: CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG based on the novel by Ian Fleming, with music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (composers of Mary Poppins)

      The culminating project of LNT’s Youth Music-Theater program It’s Theater FOR Kids, BY Kids! Fri –Sun, August 12 –14 at City Hall Arts Center, in downtown Montpelier.

      Tickets are just $10. And only $5 for Kids 11 years of age and under (including toddlers-we recommend age 5 & up). 
      It all happens Fri., Sat., & Sun, August 12, 13 & 14 at Lost Nation Theater – 2nd Floor, City Hall.

      Get Tickets at the door! (1 hour before curtain). Or Call! Or get tickets at the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor of Montpelier City Hall.  For tickets & information: call 802-229-0492, or visit lostnationtheater.org

       

    • Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour - Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight
      Circus Smirkus 2016 Big Top Tour - Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight
      18:00
      2016/08/13
      1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States
      1 Circus Rd, Greensboro, VT, United States

      Come see the award-winning, international traveling youth circus

      Aug 12–13, Fri. 7 p.m., Sat. 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

      Adult (13+) $21, Youth (7-12) $17, Children (2-6) $13, Under 2: FREE

      1-877-SMIRKUS (1-877-764-7587)

      smirkus.org

    • Boston Marriage
      Boston Marriage
      19:30
      2016/08/13
      Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
      Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

      Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

      Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

      7:30 p.m.

      $20

      For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

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  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    11:00
    2016/08/14
    Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Lost Nation Theater, Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

    2 Shows August 14: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

    Lost Nation Theater, proudly presents its Young Company in the Grand Musical Adventure: CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG based on the novel by Ian Fleming, with music by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (composers of Mary Poppins)

    The culminating project of LNT’s Youth Music-Theater program It’s Theater FOR Kids, BY Kids! Fri –Sun, August 12 –14 at City Hall Arts Center, in downtown Montpelier.

    Tickets are just $10. And only $5 for Kids 11 years of age and under (including toddlers-we recommend age 5 & up). 
    It all happens Fri., Sat., & Sun, August 12, 13 & 14 at Lost Nation Theater – 2nd Floor, City Hall.

    Get Tickets at the door! (1 hour before curtain). Or Call! Or get tickets at the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor of Montpelier City Hall.  For tickets & information: call 802-229-0492, or visit lostnationtheater.org

     

  • Bread and Puppet Presents: Whatforward Circus and Onward Pageant

    Bread and Puppet Presents: Whatforward Circus and Onward Pageant

    15:00
    2016/08/14
    Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States
    Bread and Puppet Theater, Heights Road, Glover, VT, United States

    Bread and Puppet Presents the Whatforward Circus and the Onward Pageant, in which a group of stoneage technology puppeteers, brass players, and percussionists check out the prominent forwardmoving passions and politics of our capitalist culture, and make real and unreal against-the-grain proposals to identify and fight the anonymous monster, the big, fat wrong. Ding-dongs in and around the circus field at 2 p.m. Tour of the Bread and Puppet Museum at 1 p.m. Performances take place in and around the Circus Field at the Bread and Puppet Farm on Rt. 122 in Glover, Vermont. Suggested donation $10. For more information visit www.breadandpuppet.org.

    3 p.m.

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  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/18
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

  • TenFest

    TenFest

    20:00
    2016/08/18
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States

    The Vermont Playwrights Circle presents the Ninth annual TenFest: 10 ten-minute plays by Vermont playwrights.

    August 18–20, 8 p.m.; August 21, 2 p.m.

    Tickets are $10, $8 for students/seniors (age 62)

    Reservations: 583-1674

    vtplaywrightscircle@gmail.com

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  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/19
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

  • TenFest

    TenFest

    20:00
    2016/08/19
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States

    The Vermont Playwrights Circle presents the Ninth annual TenFest: 10 ten-minute plays by Vermont playwrights.

    August 18–20, 8 p.m.; August 21, 2 p.m.

    Tickets are $10, $8 for students/seniors (age 62)

    Reservations: 583-1674

    vtplaywrightscircle@gmail.com

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  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/20
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

  • TenFest

    TenFest

    20:00
    2016/08/20
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States

    The Vermont Playwrights Circle presents the Ninth annual TenFest: 10 ten-minute plays by Vermont playwrights.

    August 18–20, 8 p.m.; August 21, 2 p.m.

    Tickets are $10, $8 for students/seniors (age 62)

    Reservations: 583-1674

    vtplaywrightscircle@gmail.com

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  • TenFest

    TenFest

    14:00
    2016/08/21
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States
    Valley Players Theater, Waitsfield, VT, United States

    The Vermont Playwrights Circle presents the Ninth annual TenFest: 10 ten-minute plays by Vermont playwrights.

    August 18–20, 8 p.m.; August 21, 2 p.m.

    Tickets are $10, $8 for students/seniors (age 62)

    Reservations: 583-1674

    vtplaywrightscircle@gmail.com

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  • Best of Extempo 2011

    Best of Extempo 2011

    20:00
    2016/08/24
    32 Stone Rd, Brookfield, VT, United States
    32 Stone Rd, Brookfield, VT, United States

    The best raconteurs of five years ago retell their greatest stories at this fundraiser with audience voting.

    8 p.m.

    Free

    The Old Town Hall, 32 Stone Rd., Brookfield

    276-3535. storytelling@extempovt.com. extempovt.com

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  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/25
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

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  • The Rumpus: an evening of live storytelling

    The Rumpus: an evening of live storytelling

    19:00
    2016/08/26
    Chaffee Art Center, South Main Street, Rutland, VT, United States
    Chaffee Art Center, South Main Street, Rutland, VT, United States

    Theme: Acceptance

     August 26 at 7:00pm. (Doors open at 6:30, arrive early).

    Come out to The Chaffee Arts Center to see The Rumpus! An evening of Live Storytelling! The Rumpus is inspired by NPRs The Moth.

    The Rules the 10 storyteller will follow are:

    1. All stories are true/first person
    2. No notes. Stories are read not told
    3. No stand up comedy acts. Stories will be related to the theme of Acceptance and no more than seven minutes in length.

    This event is free and open to the public.  Space is limited and given on a first come basis.

  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/26
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

  • Bueno Comedy Showcase

    Bueno Comedy Showcase

    20:30
    2016/08/26
    Espresso Bueno Inc, North Main Street, Barre, VT, United States
    Espresso Bueno Inc, North Main Street, Barre, VT, United States

    A wide range of talented standup comedians, from here & away, working longer sets. 8:30 p.m. Espresso Bueno, 248 N. Main St., Barre. $6. 479-0896.events@espressobueno.comespressobueno.com.

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  • Comedy Night

    Comedy Night

    19:00-21:00
    2016/08/27
    Fresh Tracks Farm Vineyard & Winery, Vermont 12, Montpelier, VT, United States
    Fresh Tracks Farm Vineyard & Winery, Vermont 12, Montpelier, VT, United States

    Tickle your funny bones with hilarious tales from local comedians. Host Melissa Moran leads the laughs with friends Joe Gingras, Josh Star, Cori Marnellos, Bitsy Biron and Kendall Farrell. Free to all.

    7–9 p.m.

    Fresh Tracks Farm Vineyard & Winery, 4373 Vermont Route 12, Berlin

    www.freshtracksfarm.com

    events@freshtracksfarm.com

    802-223-1151

  • Boston Marriage

    Boston Marriage

    19:30
    2016/08/27
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States
    Unadilla Theatre, Marshfield, VT, United States

    Unadilla Theater presents Boston Marriage by David Mamet, featuring Roberta Harold and Mary Scripps.

    Aug. 11–27, Thurs–Sat.

    7:30 p.m.

    $20

    For advanced reservations, call 802-456-8968, or email unadilla@pshift.com. More information can be found at unadilla.org.  This event is for mature audiences only.

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