Andy Gross brings magic, comedy to the Claremont Opera House &nbsp

 CLAREMONT — Best known for his hilarious “SplitMan” prank, with more than 200 million views and counting, comedian, magician, ventriloquist and internet sensation, Andy Gross is heading to the Claremont Opera House for a show at 7:30 p.m. More...

Posted 9/20/2017 03:25 PM

Rasputina headlines Springfield Steampunk Festival &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — Pioneers in the use of cello as the sole instrument within a rock band, Rasputina performs at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at the third annual Springfield Steampunk Festival at Hartness House Inn in Springfield. More...

Posted 9/20/2017 03:52 PM

Main Street Arts presents 'A Night of True Stories' &nbsp

SAXTONS RIVER — Local storytellers will share their life experiences in seven minutes each when Main Street Arts presents, "A Night of True Stories," at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23. More...

Posted 9/20/2017 02:46 PM

Film screening of 'It's Criminal: A Tale of Prison & Privilege' &nbsp

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Library Arts Center58 N. Main StreetNewport, NH 03773603-863-3040info@libraryartsenter.org   More...

Posted 9/13/2017 04:48 PM

Taverne donates portion of Thursday's receipts to stricken musician &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Professional musician and storyteller Brian Warren was scheduled to perform Thursday, Sept. 14, at the Taverne on the Square, 2 Pleasant St., in Claremont, but has suffered a stroke. More...

Posted 9/12/2017 06:47 PM

Former Barn Playhouse artistic director awarded Genius Grant &nbsp

The Pussycat Foundation, established in the spirit of Cosmopolitan Magazine editor Helen Gurley Brown, has awarded Northern Stage’s Producing Artistic Director Carol Dunne a Genius Grant of $250,000 for her achievements in theater arts, rec More...

Posted 9/6/2017 05:30 PM

Capitol Steps perform at Bellows Falls Opera House &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — The Capitol Steps, a Washington, D.C.-based comedy troupe, will perform to benefit the Windham & Windsor Housing Trust at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at the Bellows Falls Opera House. More...

Posted 9/6/2017 01:35 PM

Stone Church Arts presents North Sea Gas &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — Stone Church Arts presents North Sea Gas, a Celtic folk trio from Edinburgh, Scotland, at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, at the Immanuel Episcopal Church, 20 Church St., in Bellows Falls. More...

Posted 9/6/2017 01:50 PM

Live music tonight through Saturday at Taverne on the Square &nbsp

Thursday evening 6-9P  Evelyn Cormier Band More...

Posted 8/28/2017 06:49 PM

Vermont author discusses new book &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — Bellows Falls, Vermont author of "I’ll Be Seeing You," Eileen Charbonneau, will be speaking at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at Village Square Booksellers in Bellows Falls. Call (802) 463-9404 for book and event reservations. More...

Posted 8/28/2017 07:22 PM

Big Woods Voices perform in Springfield &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Join the Springfield Community Players in welcoming Big Woods Voices at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at the Springfield Community Players Studio, 165 South St. in Springfield. More...

Posted 8/23/2017 04:18 PM

St. Mark's hosts lunchtime program featuring Canadian television show &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Lunch, laugh and learn as St. Mark's presents the Canadian television comedy, "Little Mosque on the Prairie," beginning at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6 at the church, 33 Fairground Road in Springfield, Vermont. More...

Posted 8/23/2017 04:52 PM

Artist puts face on cancer with drawings &nbsp

SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. — Artist JoAnne Russo used her love of nature and artistic talent to put a face on her cancer, using drawing as an outlet for the anger the illness caused her. More...

Posted 8/16/2017 04:18 PM

Auditions held for OBSP's new show &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Off Broad Street Players announces a new show in the Spirits of Claremont series to be presented in October. More...

Posted 8/15/2017 05:32 PM

Gallery at the VAULT celebrates Steampunk &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Gallery at the VAULT, 68 Main St., in Springfield, is pleased to announce the opening of their third annual Steampunk Show. More...

Posted 8/15/2017 05:33 PM

Film focuses on Vermeer exhibit &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS —  RAMParts presents, in partnership with Exhibition on Screen, "Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love and Leisure," to the Bellows Falls Opera House at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24. More...

Posted 8/15/2017 06:40 PM

'Greater Tuna' final performances this week

Tom Field of Springfield plays 10 characters, including Aunt Bertha, who has her own way of dealing with stray dogs, in the comedy "Greater Tuna." The final performances of Greater Tuna will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11 and Saturday, Aug. More...

Posted 8/9/2017 07:15 PM

Main Street Arts holds auditions for two shows &nbsp

SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. — Main Street Arts is holding auditions for two upcoming musical shows, "Into the Woods," and "Jesus Christ Superstar." Auditions for "Into the Woods," will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26. More...

Posted 8/9/2017 04:11 PM

Documentary tells the story of Standing Rock &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt.  — The Springfield Town Library presents the film "Awake: A Dream from Standing Rock," at 6 p.m.Tuesday, Aug. 15. More...

Posted 8/9/2017 04:15 PM

The Rep presents 'Robin Hood' &nbsp

Matthew Hennig stars as Robin Hood in The Rep's summer production of "Robin Hood," beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 04:05 PM

Boston ensemble performs two local shows &nbsp

WEST CLAREMONT — The Aardvark Jazztet, the acclaimed Boston jazz ensemble, performs at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 29, at the West Claremont Center for the Arts, 133 Old Church Road in Claremont. Admission is free and donations are welcome. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 02:22 PM

Live music at the Taverne &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Local country performer Ben Fuller is the first of two acts to perform at Taverne on the Square in Claremont this Thursday and Friday. More...

Posted 7/24/2017 03:09 PM

Bassel & the Supernaturals perform Saturday &nbsp

WEST CLAREMONT — Bassel & The Supernaturals, a blues and funk band from Chicago, will perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at the Union Church in West Claremont. More...

Posted 7/18/2017 05:11 PM

'Finding Dory' shown free in Newport &nbsp

NEWPORT — The 2016 animated film, “Finding Dory,” will be shown at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 22 at Meadow Park in Newport. Admission is free. Bring a blanket or chair and insect repellent. The Snack Shack will be open. More...

Posted 7/18/2017 05:02 PM

Kim Logan Band performs at the Taverne &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Kim Logan arose from the swamps and beaches of Sarasota, Florida after a decade in the opera industry, to write songs and make records in Nashville.Logan will perfom with her band from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. More...

Posted 9/20/2017 02:29 PM

'The Secret Life of Pets' shown at the Bartonsville Grange &nbsp

|width=250|height=105|link=node|align=left]The animated hit movie, "The Secret Life of Pets," will be shown free at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Posted 9/20/2017 02:36 PM

Mike 'Bullfrog' Rogers performs at Fiske Free Library &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Blind songwriter, guitarist and poet Mike Rogers presents scenes and characters in his life of 75 years in a concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at the Fiske Free Library, 108 Broad St., in Claremont. Admission is free. More...

Posted 9/13/2017 05:32 PM

Auditions open for 'The Hobbit' &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Stevens High School, Claremont Opera House and World Under Wonder  are collaborating to bring the production of the classic tale by J.R.R. Tolkien, “The Hobbit,” to the Claremont Opera House at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. More...

Posted 9/13/2017 05:22 PM

BF Opera House screens 'Rembrandt — Master Works' &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — RAMParts presents, in partnership with Exhibition on Screen, "Rembrandt – Master Works," at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Bellows Falls Opera House. More...

Posted 9/13/2017 05:38 PM

Mediums Day &nbsp

HARTLAND — Mediums Day will be held from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17 at the Vision of Light Church, 10 Legion Drive in Hartland. More...

Posted 9/12/2017 07:18 PM

Live music, White Hot Party at the Taverne &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Taverne on the Square, 2 Pleasant St., in Claremont, presents live music tonight and Friday night this week. For reservations, call (603) 287-4416. More...

Posted 9/6/2017 02:21 PM

'Dances of Universal Peace' &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. —  At 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, the free program, "Dances of Universal Peace," with Sandra Walia Guillow, will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 21 Fairground Road in Springfield. More...

Posted 9/6/2017 01:25 PM

'The Tarnation of Russell Colvin' &nbsp

 SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. — Who killed Russell Colvin? And where’s the body? A murder mystery from Vermont’s past will unravel when Main Street Arts presents "The Tarnation of Russell Colvin," at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9.   More...

Posted 8/29/2017 02:34 PM

Tusk recreates Fleetwood Mac at Claremont Opera House &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Tusk recreates Fleetwood Mac at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at the Claremont Opera House. More...

Posted 8/28/2017 06:02 PM

Fall foliage watercolor workshop held &nbsp

PERKINSVILLE — A fall foliage watercolor workshop will be hosted by the Inn at Weathersfield from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9. More...

Posted 8/28/2017 06:15 PM

Auditions held for 'The Tempest' in Claremont &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Auditions will be held for "The Tempest," from 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10 at the Claremont Opera House (use elevator to Stage 5).   More...

Posted 8/23/2017 08:33 PM

Stone Church Arts presents 'Your Rhythm, Your Life' &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS: Experience new dimensions of energy in performance with Grammy-Award-winning master drummer Glen Velez, vocal phenomenon Loire, and acclaimed cellist Eugene Friesen. More...

Posted 8/23/2017 04:26 PM

'Dracula' begins Friday &nbsp

CLAREMONT — "Dracula," a new adaptation written by World Under Wonder Artistic Director Sean Edward Roberts, based on the book by Bram Stoker, will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, Saturday, Aug. 19 and Sunday, Aug. More...

Posted 8/16/2017 05:58 PM

Movie Night on the Green: 'The Legend of Tarzan' &nbsp

Join the Claremont Parks and Recreation Department for a Movie Night on the Green on Friday, Aug. 18. The movie, which begins at dark on the Visitor's Center Green in Claremont is "The Legend of Tarzan," rated PG-13. Admission is free. More...

Posted 8/15/2017 07:37 PM

NLBP closes season with 'On Golden Pond' &nbsp

NEW LONDON, N.H. — The New London Barn Playhouse's historic 85th season has generated fabulous reviews and broken box office records. More...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:40 PM

World Under Wonder presents 'Dracula' with revolving set, blood bath seating &nbsp

CLAREMONT — "Dracula," a new adaptation written by World Under Wonder Artistic Director Sean Edward Roberts, based on the book by Bram Stoker, will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, Saturday, Aug. 19 and Sunday, Aug. More...

Posted 8/9/2017 04:36 PM

'Bootstraps: An American Fable' is a call to action &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt.  — Join the Springfield Community Players at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 and Friday, Aug. More...

Posted 8/9/2017 03:49 PM

Yankee Chank closes out summer concert series &nbsp

The town of Cavendish presents the last in its continuing series of Wednesday evening concerts at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, when Yankee Chank will appear on the Green in Proctorsville. More...

Posted 8/9/2017 04:22 PM

OLLI fall semester announced &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — The OLLI Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Fall 2017 semester begins Tuesday, Sept. 5, with a dramatic, real-life rescue adventure story by noted author, Michael Tougias. The programs are held at 2 p.m. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 06:12 PM

'A Dog's Purpose' shown in Claremont &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Movie Night on the Green is Friday, July 28, on the Visitor's Center Green in Claremont. Admission is free. The movie is "A Dog's Purpose," starring Dennis Quaid and is rated PG. Movie starts 30 minutes after sundown. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 02:35 PM

Entertainment briefs &nbsp

Southern VT Idol Week 4 BELLOWS FALLS — Week Four of the 2017 Southern Vermont Idol event, a premier amateur singing competition in its 13th year, will be held at 2 p.m. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 02:52 PM

Community Dinners to kick off with Brownsville concert &nbsp

BROWNSVILLE — On Sunday, July 30, Brownsville Community Church will sponsor a potluck barbeque picnic and concert kicking off the return of its Community Dinners.   This is the second of a series of free concerts open to the public so far i More...

Posted 7/24/2017 03:22 PM

'A Forever Frozen Story' at Claremont Opera House &nbsp

 CLAREMONT — “A Forever Frozen Story,” a family musical based on Hans Christian Andersen’s original fairytale, “The Snow Queen,” will be performed at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, at the Claremont Opera House. More...

Posted 7/18/2017 04:56 PM

Live music at the Taverne &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Live music is on tap tonight and Friday at the Taverne on the Square, 2 Pleasant St., in Claremont. For reservations, call (603) 287-4416. More...

Posted 7/18/2017 05:04 PM

Southern Vermont Idol continues with Week Three &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — Week Three of the 2017 Southern Vermont Idol event, a premier amateur singing competition in its 13th year, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 23, on the mainstage of the 550-seat Bellows Falls Opera House. More...

Posted 7/18/2017 05:16 PM