Local author traces the life of a Vermont Civil War veteran

The Chittenden County Historical Society has published Richard Allen’s latest book, Ambition and Grit: The Life of Truman Naramore, Civil War Veteran and Entrepreneur. Truman Naramore joined the Vermont Cavalry, fought in the Civil War, survived the Confederacy’s notorious Andersonville Prison, and came home to Vermont to raise a family, to farm, invent farm implements, […]

Young Tradition touring group to perform

Young Tradition touring group to perform

Young Tradition Vermont will present a concert by the Young Tradition Touring Group at 7pm at Lake Champlain Waldorf High School in Shelburne on Dec. 28. Doors open at 6:30pm for general admission seating. The 2015/2016 Young Tradition Touring Group includes 20 auditioned members ranging in age from 12 to 20. Though most are from […]

Vermont Stage welcomes new members to the team

Vermont Stage welcomes new members to the team

Vermont Stage is pleased to announce the arrival of two new members to their staff, Aly Perry, education manager and Emily Ferro, marketing and sales manager. Perry has cultivated her skills as an educator and performer since graduating NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She has worked as an independent educator in NYC through Arts […]

Fifth annual All Shook Up Variety Show

Fifth annual All Shook Up Variety Show

The fifth annual All Shook Up Variety Show will be held from 7pm to 9:30pm at FlynnSpace in Burlington on Jan 15. The cost is $30 per person / $10 with a student ID. There will be free refreshments during intermission. This family-friendly evening will raise funds for scholarships to send children with special needs […]

Major gift fuels Voices of Vermonters campaign

Voices of Vermonters Publishing Group, a nonprofit literary arts organization based in Shelburne, has just received a timely donation of $55,000 from an anonymous patron. Under the familiar Wind Ridge Books and new Bard Owl Books imprints, Voices of Vermonters is devoted to publishing high quality fiction, art and poetry, memoir and creative nonfiction, history […]

The Vermont Comedy Divas to perform in Shelburne

The Vermont Comedy Divas to perform in Shelburne

By Wendy Bratt Come laugh until your sides hurt! The last time I saw the Comedy Divas with a group of raucous friends, I left the venue with cheek muscles that felt as sore as my quads after a good day of hiking. With winter setting in, it’s time for another healthy dose of hilarity […]

Vermont Ballet Theater’s 10th anniversary production of The Nutcracker

Vermont Ballet Theater’s 10th anniversary production of The Nutcracker

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of their full-length magical all-Vermont production of The Nutcracker ballet, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington once again presents Vermont’s own Nutcracker on Dec. 19 and 20. The Vermont Ballet Theater returns with their magical production of this timeless ballet that has become a holiday tradition for families […]

Vermont Stage presents its 11th Annual Winter Tales

Vermont Stage presents its 11th Annual Winter Tales

Vermont Stage is sure to thaw a bit of the December chill with its 11th annual production of Winter Tales at FlynnSpace Dec. 9 through 13. Conceived by Mark Nash and directed by Cristina Alicea, Winter Tales features a collection of stories, poetry, and songs, and has become a much-loved holiday tradition at Vermont Stage. […]