In the round, Shelburne Players consider ‘Sleeping Indoors’

In the round, Shelburne Players consider ‘Sleeping Indoors’

By MARGERY SHARP On opening night of the Shelburne Players’ fall production of “Sleeping Indoors” in Town Hall Center, theatre-goers were seated in a horseshoe-shaped arena designed and executed under the capable eye of director Byron Schmidt. In his program remarks, Schmidt noted “…the text lends itself well to the audience being close.” The set… Read More »

‘Vermont Wild’ author talks critters, TV in Shelburne

The adventures of Vermont game wardens might soon come to the small screen. Charlotte author Megan Price’s “Vermont Wild: Adventures of Fish and Game Wardens” book series is being shopped to national television channels by Hollywood producer and Middlebury native Geoffrey Sharp.  The series focuses on stories of retired game wardens around Vermont. It has… Read More »

New play puts Vermont author’s work on stage

Montpelier’s Lost Nation Theater next month will bring to life the first adaptation of a novel by Vermont author Howard Frank Moser. “Disappearances” was written for the stage by the group’s resident playwright Kim Allen Bent. The book was Moser’s first novel published in 1977. The story centers on a teen, “Wild Bill” and his… Read More »

Annual choral celebration returns this Sunday

Sunday marks the beginning of All Souls Interfaith Gathering’s 17th spiritual season with its annual choral celebration. Highlighting the partnership between All Souls and Shelburne Farms, the celebration is hosted in the cathedral-like Breeding Barn at the farm. The theme for this spiritual year is “Community.” The All Souls Choir and the South County Chorus,… Read More »

Kunin launches new memoir at Coach Barn

Kunin launches new memoir at Coach Barn

STAFF REPORT Gov. Madeleine Kunin’s new memoir, “Coming of Age: My Journey to the Eighties,” will be released Tuesday and the book launch party is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Shelburne Farms Coach Barn. Vermont’s only woman governor, Kunin served for three terms from 1985 to 1991 after serving two terms as lieutenant governor… Read More »