2017-08-09 / Arts and Entertainment

A&E Calendar

Next Stage and Apron Theater

Present ‘Appropriate’

PUTNEY — Next Stage Arts Project and The Apron Theater Company present the regional premier of “Appropriate” by Brandon Jacobs-Jennings, directed by Hallie Flower, on Aug. 10-12 at 7:30 p.m. Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney. The performance space is now fully accessible, with an elevator, listening assist systems, and air-conditioning. Tickets are $15, general admission, available online at www.nextstagearts.org, at (802) 387-0071 or at the door.


Springfield Players

present ‘Greater Tuna’

SPRINGFIELD The Springfield Community Players present “Greater Tuna,” a “hilarious enactment of a day in the third smallest town in Texas,” at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 11 and 12 at their Studio on South Street. The long-running Broadway show, written by Jaston Williams and Joe Sears, is directed by Stephanie Rowe. For reservations call (802) 885-4098. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $12 for seniors and students.


Filmmaker Jay Craven

Presents Mosher tribute tour

PUTNEY / WESTON / MANCHESTER — Award-winning filmmaker Jay Craven will make local tour stops as part of the Howard Mosher Tribute and Screening Tour, a 25th anniversary screening of Craven’s film, “Where the Rivers Flow North.” Craven will present a special tribute to Vermont writer Howard Frank Mosher, who passed away unexpectedly in late January. Each presentation includes a 20-minute talk, “My Life, So Far, With Howard,” about his 30 years of experiences making five films with Mosher. A tour stop is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 at Northshire Bookstore, Manchester.


Sundays on the Hill

concert series

WESTON — The Sundays on the Hill 2017 Concert Series will take place in the Church on the Hill in Weston. Shows include Ensemble Aubade on Aug. 20, and Taconic Chamber Players on Sept. 10. All concerts begin at 4 p.m. Admission is $5; children younger than 12 may attend for free. Open seating. Doors open around 3:30 p.m. For more information, visit www.sundaysonthehill.org.


LAHS hosts expo

at Custer Sharp House

LONDONDERRY The Londonderry Arts and Historical Society (LAHS) will exhibit the works of local artists, through Sept. 2 at the Custer Sharp House, 2461 Middletown Road. Exhibit hours are 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, and 2-4 p.m. Wednesdays, with an artists' opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4. To exhibit and for information, contact Garrison Buxton at (917) 602-2153 or email garrison@adhocart.org. Receiving dates for submissions are July 28-July 29, between 2 and 5 p.m. For information on LAHS, visit www.LAHSVT.org.


Village Harmony Teen

Ensemble to perform

WESTMINSTER WEST — The Village Harmony Summer New England Tour 2017 will include a performance by the Residential Teen Ensemble, led by Larry Gordon, Will Rowan, Lynn Mahoney Rowan. The performance, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13 at the Congregational Church in Westminster West, will include South African songs and dances, traditional songs from Lithuania and the Balkans, American Shape-Note, and Songs of Struggle and Resistance. For more information, call (413) 628-4568 or visit www.villageharmony.org.


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