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+FIVE: March 30 – April 5, 2017

CELTIC & MOREJeremy Kittel BandMarch 307 p.m.Casella Theater62 Alumni DriveCastletonAward-winning fiddler and violinist Jeremy Kittel leads an exceptional band with the drive of Celtic fiddling, spontaneity of jazz, soul of…

Jay Ottaway: Crossing musical times & genres

By George V. Nostrand Staff Writer “The Jay Ottaway Band — Live in Europe,” album lays down a driving, rollicking sound right off the bat. It’s the type of CD…

+FIVE: March 23 – 29, 2017

COME SAIL AWAYDennis DeYoung: The Voice of StyxMarch 248 p.m.Paramount Theater30 Center St.RutlandDennis DeYoung is a founding member of Styx and the lead singer and writer on seven of the…

+FIVE: March 16-22, 2017

A LOOK AT THE MIDDLE EASTVPR’s Nina Keck presents…March 166:30 p.m.Chittenden Public Library223 Chittenden RoadChittendenVPR’s Nina Keck will share pictures and stories from her recent trip to Jordan to report…

Ceol-VT style

By George Nostrand While St. Patrick’s Day was clearly an Irish holiday, to begin with, it’s been the Americans who have turned the celebration of the saint into the party…

+FIVE: March 9-15, 2017

Game onGameTheoryMarch 912:30 p.m.1787 Room, 49 College DriveCastletonMarguerite Dibble discusses the power of games to seek positive change in the world and how, by playing and makings games, we can…

Plus 5: Tango, Talk, and Tunes

TWO TO TANGO?“Marry Me A Little”Feb. 237:30 p.m.Brick Box,30 Center St.RutlandVermont Actors’ Repertory Theatre presents Stephen Sondheim’s musical revue. Two urban singles share a Saturday night of sweet fantasies and…

+FIVE: February 9-15, 2017

THANKS, JIM!Green Mountain Club OutingFebruary 119:30 a.m.Meet at Shrewsbury Town OfficeCold River RoadShrewsburySnowshoe in the Jim Jeffords State Forest. Moderate 5-mile snowshoe in Vermont’s newest State Forest, Free, 492-2143.SAY BONES?Valentine…

+FIVE: February 2-8, 2017

BLACK HISTORY MONTH The Works of Langston Hughes’ one-man show Feb. 2 6:30 p.m. Tuttle Theater, College of St. Joseph 71 Clement Road Rutland David Mills will perform renditions of…

+FIVE: January 26 – February 1, 2017

TRUE TWEETERSBird Monitoring WalkJan. 288 a.m.West Rutland MarshExplore the 3.7-mile loop around the marsh (dirt and paved roads) or go halfway. New birders, children and non-members welcome. To date, 151…