Grammy-nominated jazz harpist makes her Vermont debut

The Middlebury Performing Arts Series will warm up an early winter’s night with a jazz concert by harpist Brandee Younger and her trio on Friday, Dec. 1.

The Danish String Quartet returns to the Mahaney Arts Center

Named “one of the best string quartets before the public today” by the Washington Post, the Danish String Quartet made an impression when they first performed at the Mahaney Arts Center in 2017.

New multimedia dance work premieres in Middlebury, Nov. 9-11

Choreographer, educator, and activist Christal Brown and her company INSPIRIT will present the premiere of the new, evening-length dance and installation work “What We Ask of Flesh” Nov. 9-11 for the Middlebury Performing Arts Series.

Activist and classical pianist Mahani Teave to perform in Middlebury

Award-winning pianist and humanitarian Mahani Teave is a pioneering artist who bridges the creative world with education and environmental activism.

Emerson String Quartet to play farewell concert in Middlebury

The Middlebury Performing Arts Series proudly opens its season with the legendary Emerson String Quartet — one of the world’s finest chamber ensembles, nine-time Grammy winners, and longtime friends of the Series.

Middlebury Performing Arts Series reveals blockbuster season

The Middlebury Performing Arts Series will celebrate its 104th season with a diverse group of world-class professional artists on campus for residencies and performances. This high-octane year is one of firsts and favorites.

The Heart of Afghanistan to perform in Middlebury

The Middlebury Performing Arts Series opens 2023 with a concert by The Heart of Afghanistan on Thursday, Jan. 12 at the Mahaney Arts Center.

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.

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.

Castalian String Quartet offers free concert

The Middlebury Performing Arts Series presents the internationally renowned Castalian String Quartet in a free concert on Friday, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m., in the Mahaney Arts Center’s Robison Hall.

Choral Chameleon presents a ‘sound bath’ Oct. 29

Imagine yourself sitting comfortably in a calm room, with a soft mask over your eyes, and the soothing sounds of beautiful voices all around you.

Pianist Clayton Stephenson kicks off Middlebury Performing Arts Series

Fresh from the Van Cliburn Competition finals, pianist Clayton Stephenson makes his Vermont debut on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Mahaney Arts Center’s Robison Hall.

Mahaney Arts Center reveals 30th anniversary season

Middlebury College’s Mahaney Arts Center (MAC) will welcome artists and audiences with a series of world-class and international performances in the 2022-2023 season.

Unusual concert pairing caps performing arts series

The acclaimed Takács Quartet returns for a collaborative concert with bandoneón player Julien Labro on Friday, April 22, in the final event of the Middlebury Performing Arts Series’ season.

Cellist and pianist play a free virtual concert

The Middlebury Performing Arts Series presents a free, virtual concert by cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han on Friday, April 1 (no foolin’).