Entertainment calendar for March 8 to 14

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Thursday

Music

MAU Annual Pop Concert: 7 p.m. Presented by the MAU Music Department. MAU Auditorium, 301 Park Street, Bennington. This highly anticipated concert features the MAU Jazz Band, Pop Choir, Chamber Singers, Da Capos and many solo and small group acts performing a wide variety of current and classic Popular Music. Tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased in advance at the High School Main office, or at the door.

Theater

"Tartuffe," 7:30 p.m., Presented by the Williams Theatre Department. Directed by David Eppel. Adams Memorial Theatre, 1000 Main St., Williamstown, Mass. For tickets, For tickets, visit the Williams '62 Center Box Office Tues-Sat, 1-5 p.m. or call 413-597-2425. For more information, please visit http://62center.williams.eduvisit

Miscellaneous

Book reading:
7 p.m., "Climate Solutions in Plain Sight: The Role of Water" with Author Judith D. Schwartz at the NewsBank Conference Center, 352 Main St., Chester.

Friday

Music

Leo Yucht Quartet:
8 p.m., at Powers Market in North Bennington with Vermont Arts Exchange, 9 Main St., North Bennington. For more information about Vermont Arts Exchange and the 2018 Basement Music Series season, contact VAE at 802-442-5549, visit vtartxchange.org or like us on Facebook.

Williams Chamber Players: 8 p.m. Trio sonata by J. S. Bach in G Major, Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5. by Heitor Villa Lobos, "Song from Bulgarian Suite" by Pancho Vladigerov, "Suite for Violin and Piano" by William Grant Still, and Piano Trio No. 2 in F Major, op. 80 by Robert Schumann. Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, Williams College, Williamstown, Mass. Free. Contact the Music Department at 413-597-2127.

MAU Annual Pop Concert: 7 p.m. Presented by the MAU Music Department. See Thursday listing.

Theater

"Mothers and Sons": 7:30 p.m. Presented by The Dorset Players with Sullivan PLLC. The cast includes Lynne Marcus, Paul Michael Brinker, Mike Cutler, Lucas. Tickets at 802 867-5570, or dorsetplayers.org or at the box office two hours before each performance. 104 Cheney Road, Dorset. For more information, call 603-358-2467.

"Tartuffe," 7:30 p.m. See Thursday listing.

Lui Collins: 7 to 9 p.m. at the Great Falls Coffeehouse. Singer/songwriter folk musician. Each month the Friends of the Great Falls Discovery Center host an evening coffeehouse with local talent. Current office hours Wednesday through Sunday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Refreshments available. Suggested donations to support educational programming at the Center. Museum and store open during intermission. 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls, Mass. For more information, call 413-863-3221.

Miscellaneous

Art exhibition: 5-7 p.m., reception for Celebrating Our Stories: Paintings in Words and Wool, Honoring Grandma Moses. 5 Main Gallery, Wood Block Building, Hoosick Falls, N.Y. The exhibition will remain on view until March 30.

Saturday

Music


MAU Annual Pop Concert: 7 p.m. Presented by the MAU Music Department. See Thursday listing.

Theater

"Mothers and Sons": 7:30 p.m. See Friday listing.

"Tartuffe," 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. See Thursday listing.

Film

Movie Matinee: 2 p.m. Rotary Room, Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St., Bennington. A recently released WWII thriller (Rated PG-13). on Saturday, March 10. Refreshments will be available. Free. For specific movie information visit benningtonfreelibrary.org or call the library at 802-442-9051.

Sunday

Music

Music through the Centuries for Flute and Harp 2 p.m. Ada Paresky Education Center and Paul Paresky Court of the Bennington Museum, 75 Main St., Bennington. Sonata in Bb, BWV 1020 by J. S. Bach; Triple Rondo, by Henry Cowell; Toward the Sea III, for alto flute and harp, by Toru Takemitsu; Friendly Frolic for flute solo, composed by Lionel Nowak; Serenade No.10, Op. 79 by Vincent Persichetti; and the premiere performance of Sonatina for Flute and Harp, 2017, a new composition by Bennington composer Allen Shawn. Free. Reservations are not required. Admission to the galleries is not included.

Theater

"Mothers and Sons": 2 p.m. See Friday listing.

"Tartuffe," 7:30 p.m. See Thursday listing.

Tuesday

Film

"A Doll's House Part 2," and "West Side Story" documentary:
7 p.m. The Weston Playhouse Theatre Company's Weston 101 Weston Playhouse at Walker Farm, 705 Main St, Weston, hosted by Weston Director of Education/Artistic Associate Piper Goodeve for a pre-season backstage pass is a multi-media event series taking you behind the scenes of each summer show; "West Side Story," "Our Town," "Fun Home," and more. Reservations are strongly recommended. To register or learn more, visit westonplayhouse.org.

Ongoing

Miscellaneous

Art exhibit: Kevin Burke's work at the Wardsboro Public Library for the months of February and March. Kevin works in drawing, sculpture and electronic arts. Over the years he has shown his works in many galleries around the world including York, England, New York, Keene, N.H., Boston, as well as Wardsboro. His works are inspired by the landscape of Vermont and of the human form. 170 Main St., Wardsboro during library hours. For more information, visit wardsborolibrary.org or call 802-896-6988.

Classes and workshops

Watercolor Workshop: 10 a.m., to 4 p.m. with Nancy Lanoue at the First Universalist Parish in the Stone Village, Route 103, Chester. Following a demonstration, Lanoue will coach participants as they complete their own paintings. All materials needed for the workshop, including paints will be provided. The workshop is suitable for beginners and those who want to put aside a day for further practice. The cost of the workshop is $50. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call/email Nancy Lanoue at 802-885-6156, nlanoue@comcast.net or Nena Nanfeldt, 802-875-4309, nnanfeldt@gmail.com.




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