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Arts Preview: September 6-12, 2018

BRANDONEvening with Joel CageJoel Cage is an award-winning veteran singer-songwriter and guitarist from Boston who stands alone. You can’t compare Cage to any other player. He’s an original, completely subsumed…

ARTS PREVIEW: September 6-12, 2018

TINMOUTHGuitarist Claude BourbonThe Old Firehouse season opens with Claude Bourbon, a French-born guitarist, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14.Bourbon grew up in Switzerland, where he was classically trained in the…

ARTS PREVIEW: August 30 – September 5, 2018

BRANDONCradle SwitchPlaying a mix of originals and a range of songs drawing from bluegrass, country, folk and blues, the five-piece acoustic Americana group Cradle Switch perform at Brandon Music at…

Arts Preview: August 23-29, 2018

BRANDONKosi liveKosi is a New York City based singer-songwriter with jazz roots. Although she always brings just a little drama to her compositions and interpretations, she’s more than just a…

ARTS PREVIEW: August 16-22, 2018

MIDDLEBURYYoung ‘Menagerie’Town Hall Theater’s Young Company presents the great American classic play “The Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams, at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 21 and 22.This classic play…

One night in Memphis: Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash

By JIM LOWE Staff Writer On Dec. 4, 1956, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash found themselves in an impromptu jam session at Sun Record Studios…

ARTS PREVIEW: August 8-15, 2018

BRANDONUseless CansBorn in New York’s Capital Region, the Useless Cans have been bringing a mix of old-time jazz, folk and traditional Russian tunes to their audiences since 2016. The trio…

ARTS PREVIEW: August 2-8, 2018

MIDDLEBURYVermont sculpture“Big Fish” by Martin McGowan of Newark, and “Anyman, aka ‘The Head,’” by John Matusz of Waitsfield, now bloom in the flower gardens adjacent to the Henry Sheldon Museum….

‘A Doll’s House, Part 2’:: What happens when Nora returns?

Jim Lowe THE LOWE DOWN It was the door slam heard around the world, when Nora Helmer walked out on her husband in Henrik Ibsen’s 1879 dramatic masterpiece, “A Doll’s…

ARTS PREVIEW: July 26-Aug 1, 2018

FAIR HAVENPrydein in concertGet ready for a real Celtic treat as the Fair Haven Concerts in the Park welcomes Prydein back to town at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2.The band…