Five events not to miss in Southern Vermont
Blues and Soul: Acclaimed blues musicians Chris Bergson and Ellis Hooks perform Saturday as part of the Basement Music Series in a show rescheduled from February. Doors open at 7 p.m. Masonic Hall, 504 Main St., Bennington. $18 in advance through vtartxchange.org or 800-838-3006; $22 at the door if not sold out.
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Wild: Screening of film based on Cheryl Strayed's account of her hiking the Pacific Coast Trail, in honor of Strayed's June 25 appearance at the Latchis Theater. Sunday, 4 p.m., suggested admission $10 to benefit Brattleboro Area Hospice. Latchis Theater, 50 Main St., Brattleboro.
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The Fantasticks: Weston Playhouse Theater Company kicks off its 2019 season with its production of the longest-running musical in theater history on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Information and tickets available at https://www.westonplayhouse.org. Weston Playhouse, 12 Park St., Weston.
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"Puppet Crimes:" Jana Zeller presents her raucous adult hand puppet satire with ample rude language and puppet roughhousing on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Stone Church. $15 Info, tickets at stonechurchvt.com. 210 Main St., Brattleboro.
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Saints & Liars: Jamaica Community Arts Council kicks off its summer concerts with the local favorite string band on Saturday, June 22. Doors open 6:30 p.m., tickets $15 at the door. Jamaica Town Hall, Route 30.
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