Broadway Direct taps 17 years in Vergennes

A spectacular lineup of performers will take the stage on Friday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m., to perform musical numbers from “Guys and Dolls,” “Ragtime,” “Hairspray” and a special tribute to Stephen Sondheim.

Northern Daughters opens ‘Solace’

What do you turn to? This is the question that Northern Daughters asked eight artists to explore while creating work for NoDa’s winter exhibit, Solace.

Manual Cinema reinvents ‘A Christmas Carol’ Dec. 9-11

‏The Middlebury Performing Arts Series will present this streaming-only event Dec. 9-11, with free streaming tickets available to all. Watch from home and create your own holiday memories.

Middlebury Community Wind Ensemble returns with two concerts

Conductor Jerome Shedd has chosen a program that includes works by American band composers John O’Reilly and Ed Huckeby, and the great band classic “Folk Song Suite” by Ralph Vaughan Williams.

Winter solstice mini-fest features Matt Flinner & Low Lily at THT

Grammy-nominated bluegrass mandolinist Matt Flinner again teams up with award-winning American Roots band Low Lily to celebrate the Winter Solstice.

Bruce Molsky plays for Ripton Community Coffeehouse in Lincoln

The Ripton Community Coffee House at Burnham Hall in Lincoln presents the master of the American fiddle, Bruce Molsky on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m.

The outside story: Prevent spreading pests through firewood

One notable example is the emerald ash borer, an invasive insect easily transported in firewood, which has killed hundreds of millions of ash trees in the United States since it was introduced to Michigan from Asia in 2002.

A Brandon musician finds her own shooting star

It’s been almost a year since local singer-song writer Breanna Elaine, 25, quit her day job and dedicated herself to becoming a full-time professional musician.

Poet’s corner: This talk of tanagers and trees

If I remember the lake yesterday, the tanager/ deep in the woods, it feels like a memory/ lost in a series of new ones, each singular event/ simply a tanager in a tree. 

Cézanne takes the screen on Wednesday

Great Art Wednesdays is back at Town Hall Theater.

Middlebury College presents comedy on the moors

In this comedy, two sisters and a dog live out their lives on the bleak English moors, dreaming of love and power.

Jupiter and Jasper String Quartets to perform together

Two internationally renowned string quartets — the Jupiter Quartet and the Jasper Quartet — will join together for an extraordinary concert on Friday, Dec. 2, in Middlebury.

Coffeehouse serves musicians & music lovers

The debut performance of the new music series in Cornwall late last month was a resounding success. 

Edgewater opens small works show for holiday season

Small in dimension does not mean small in content, significance or beauty.

A Merry Little Market to open at Sparrow Art Supply

The gallery is decked with all sorts of truly unique gifts, from fine artwork to pottery to candles to fused glass and more.