CVU presents “Joseph” musical next weekend

CVU presents “Joseph” musical next weekend

Next weekend, Oct. 27-29, the Champlain Valley Union High School Theatre Program presents Andrew Lloyd Webber’s beloved musical, “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” The cast, crew, and orchestra includes 85 CVU students as well as a children’s choir featuring 19 pupils from neighboring middle schools. Performances: Fri.-Sat. Oct. 27-28, 7:30 p.m.; Sun. Oct. 29,… Read More »

Arts Notes

Staged reading planned of ‘Shakespeare’s Sister’ A staged reading of “Shakespeare’s Sister” by Emma Whipday, a riff on Virginia Woolf’s rumination, “What would have happened had Shakespeare had a wonderfully gifted sister called Judith, let us say…?” will be presented Sunday, Oct. 15, at 3 p.m. at Colchester’s Mead Hall. The Vermont Shakespeare Festival will… Read More »

Montpelier’s Lost Nation Theater brings “Sense & Sensibility” to stage

Montpelier’s Lost Nation Theater  brings “Sense & Sensibility” to stage

Lost Nation Theater in Montpelier presents the Vermont premiere of Jane Austen’s “Sense & Sensibility” in a stage adaptation by Kate Hamill. The story follows the fortunes and misfortunes of the Dashwood sisters – sensible Elinor and hypersensitive Marianne –after their father’s sudden death leaves them financially destitute and socially vulnerable. Set in gossipy early-1800s… Read More »

“Fun Home,” a musical with Vermont roots, premieres with Vermont Stage

“Fun Home,” a musical with Vermont roots, premieres with Vermont Stage

The 2015 Tony Award-winning musical “Fun Home,” based on Vermonter Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel of the same name, is finally coming to Vermont through the Vermont Stage, Burlington’s only professional theater company. The recent national tour didn’t come to Vermont, and permission to produce the show was granted based on individual applications. Vermont Stage got… Read More »

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