Thursday, March 20

MUSIC

Windham Orchestra: A Magic Garden

Where: Latchis Theatre, Main Street, Brattleboro. When: Noon. Cost: Lunch and concert $15, $10 seniors; concert only: $10, $8 for seniors. Contact: 802-257-4523 or www.bmcvt.org. Of note: Special benefit for Senior Meals. Enjoy a prepared meal and live music. Program includes: Citizen composer Jeff Stamler’s Bossa Nova, Dan Seiden’s Blues for Orchestra, Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite and Windham Orchestra’s Youth Concerto Competition co-winner Alexander Sasha Yakub, violin, in Saint-Saens’ Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso.

’The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book’

Where: Sandglass Theater, Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-6637 or www.yellowbarn.org. Of note: As part of Yellow Barn residency, composer and accordionist Merima Kljuco, pianist Seth Knopp and video artist Bart Woodstrup premiere new piece. Performances also Friday at 7 p.m., and Saturday at 8 p.m.

Rough Francis, Dredd Foole

Where: Turn It Up!, 85 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 6:30 p.m. Cost: $5 suggested donation. Of note: Turn It Up! hosts Burlington punk band Rough Francis, acoustic openers Dredd Foole and Peterborough native Passerine.


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Open Mic with Kevin Parry

Where: The Marina Restaurant, Putney Road. When: 7 to 10 p.m. Contact: 802-257-7563, www.vermontmarina.com. Of note: Host is Kevin Parry.

Dance Party with DJ Manhole

Where: Metropolis Wine Bar & Cocktail Lounge, 55 Elliot St., Brattleboro. When: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-254-8500 or www.metropoliswinebar.com. LOOK WHO’S TALKING

Jim Giddings

Where: Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Vernon Street, Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m.. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-257-0124 or www.brattleboromuseum.org. Of note: Artist discusses his work, on exhibit at the museum through May 4.

Friday, March 21

PERFORMING ARTS

’Arcadia’

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15, $12 for students, seniors and everyone on Thursday and Sundays. Contact: 802-258-1344 or vtcreservations@gmail.com. Of note: Vermont Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard’s play "Arcadia," directed by Jodi Clark. Performances run through March 29.

’Cabin Fever’

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, Main Street, Brattleboro. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $12.50 to $60 to benefit the Strolling of the Heifers and the River Garden. Of note: Snack Theatre presents Joan Schenkar’s dark comedy about three New Englanders who are sick of winter. Recommended for ages 14 and up. Treats and beverages served. Performances continue March 22.

MUSIC

Scott Ainslie: ‘The Land Where the Blues Began’

Where: Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $20, $15 for members of Friends of the Library. Contact: www.brattleborotix.com. Of note: Noted blues musician and scholar presents benefit concert for Friends of Brooks Memorial Library, with music and archival photos, historical anecdotes and personal stories.

Chris Smither

Where: Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $20 in advance, $24 at the door. Contact: www.nextstagearts.org. Of note: Folk-blues singer-songwriter and guitarist performs in support of his latest CD, "Hundred Dollar Valentine." Tickets are also available at Offerings in Putney and Turn It Up in Brattleboro.

’The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book’

Where: Sandglass Theater, Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-6637 or www.yellowbarn.org. Of note: As part of Yellow Barn residency, composer and accordionist Merima Kljuco, pianist Seth Knopp and video artist Bart Woodstrup premiere new piece. Also performed Saturday at 8 p.m.

Spring Equinox Meeting of Jazz Trios

Where: Open Music Collective, Cotton Mill, Brattleboro. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $10. Contact: openmusiccollective.org or 802-275-5054. Of note: Guitarist Mitch Seidman, bassist Jamie MacDonald, drummer Claire Arenius and special guest Jason Robinson on reeds play jazz.

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series: Greg Howe

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982. Of note: Local musician plays blend of semi-acoustic folk and blues, alt-country, rockabilly, secular gospel and more.

Shag

Where: Metropolis Wine Bar & Cocktail Lounge, 55 Elliot St., Brattleboro. When: 8 to 11 p.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-254-8500 or www.metropoliswinebar.com.

Kevin Parry

Where: West Dover Inn, Route 100, West Dover. When: 8 to 11 p.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-464-5207 or www.kevinparrymusic.com. Of note: Singer and guitarist plays classic rock, country and blues requests.

DANCE

Shall We Dance? -- West Coast Swing

Where: The Stone Church, corner of Grove and Main streets, Brattleboro. When: West Coast Swing lesson for all levels at 7 p.m.; open dancing from 8 to 10 p.m. Cost: $8 for singles, $5 for students and seniors. Contact: Ray Warren at 802-579-9990 or ray@shallwedance.biz. Of note: No partner needed.

BOOKS, AUTHORS

Write Action open reading

Where: Bluedot, Room 607, Hooker-Dunham, 139 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: Donations to Write Action welcome.Of note: Monthly third Friday reading. Come read your poetry or prose or come to listen. Refreshments will be served.

Saturday, March 22

MUSIC

Windham Orchestra: A Magic Garden

Where: Green Mountain Union High School, Chester. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: Name your price -- $5 to $65. Contact: 802-257-4523 or www.bmcvt.org. Of note: Program includes: Citizen composer Jeff Stamler’s Bossa Nova, Dan Seiden’s Blues for Orchestra, Bacj’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite and Windham Orchestra’s Youth Concerto Competition co-winner Alexander Sasha Yakub, violin, in Saint-Saens’ Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso and competition co-winner Nathaniel Steele, cello in Saint-Saens’ Cello Concerto No. 1.

’The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book’

Where: Sandglass Theater, Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-6637 or www.yellowbarn.org. Of note: As part of Yellow Barn residency, composer and accordionist Merima Kljuco, pianist Seth Knopp and video artist Bart Woodstrup premiere new piece.

Evening of Irish/Celtic Music

Where: Guilford Community Church, Guilford. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $5 suggested donation. Contact: Ken 802-254-2196. Of note: Sponsored by Guilford Historical Society, event features performances by emcee Jim Anderson, the St. Patrick’s Irish Revelers, Tony Barrand, Michael Mario, Greg Sweeney, Bill McKim, Cassandra Anderson, Peter Gould, Joe Chagnon.

Peter Gould

Where: Brattleboro Winter Farmer’s Market, River Garden, Main Street, Brattleboro. When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Of note: Gould will play children’s music and concertina.

Kevin Parry

Where: The Sitzmark, 54 East Dover Road, West Dover. When: 6 to 9 p.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-464-3384 or www.kevinparrymusic.com. Of note: Singer and guitarist plays classic rock and blues requests.

Thumbscrew

Where: The Arts Block, 289 Main St., Greenfield, Mass. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15. Contact: www.theartsblock.com or 413-774-0150. Of note: Trio featuring guitarist Mary Halvorson, bassist Michael Formanek and drummer Tomas Fujiwara is presented by Pioneer Valley Jazz Shares.

PERFORMING ARTS

’Arcadia’

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15, $12 for students, seniors and everyone on Thursday and Sundays. Contact: 802-258-1344 or vtcreservations@gmail.com. Of note: Vermont Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard’s play "Arcadia," directed by Jodi Clark. Performances run through March 29.

’Cabin Fever’

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, Main Street, Brattleboro. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $12.50 to $60 to benefit the Strolling of the Heifers and the River Garden. Of note: Snack Theatre presents Joan Schenkar’s dark comedy about three New Englanders who are sick of winter. Recommended for ages 14 and up. Treats and beverages served.

CIRCUS

Showcase of Circus

Where: New England Center for Circus Arts, Cotton Mill, Brattleboro. When: 3:30 and 7 p.m. Cost: $12 for adults, $8 for kids, free for children under 2. Contact: www.necenterforcircusarts.org or 802-254-9780. Of note: NECCA professional-level and advanced students present aerials, acrobatics, juggling and more.

BOOKS, AUTHORS

Reading with wine pairings

Where: Windham Wines, Putney Road, Brattleboro. When: 5:30 p.m. Cost: $25 tasting fee. Contact: reservations required at 802-246-6400. Of note: Marlboro author Brian Staveley, author of "The Emperor’s Blades," part of a three-volume epic fantasy, "The Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne," will read excerpts representing key characters from his novel, to which Marty Ramsburg will try to pair wines. Meet the author, discuss his work and enjoy a fun and creative tasting event, with light food pairings.

DANCE

Latin dance lessons and party

Where: McNeill’s Brewery, Elliot Street, Brattleboro. When: Beginners lessons at 7 p.m.; intermediate dancers at 8 p.m.; advance dancers ar 8:30 p.m.; open dance floor at 9 p.m. Cost: Donation of check or non-perishable food item for Project Feed the Thousands. Contact: Michael Rodriguez at 802-362-1819 or Rocio at 802-246-7527 Of note: Veteran dance instructor Michael Rodriguez will host weekly Latin dance lessons and party.

MULTI-FACETED CELEBRATIONS

Irish Cultural Celebration

Where: Memorial Hall, Wilmington. When: 5 p.m. Cost: By donation. Of note: Event schedule includes: 5 p.m. -- Mystery and writer Michael Nethercott tells Irish ghost stories and red excerpts from his novel, "The Seance Society"; 6 p.m. -- light Irish meal for less than $5; 7 p.m. -- dance performance by McFadden Academy of Irish Dance.

Wardsboro Variety Show

Where: Wardsboro Town Hall, Wardsboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: Free; donations welcome. Contact: 802-896-6141 or nanperkins@hotmail.com. Of note: Performers from Wardsboro and nearby towns show their skills.

Sunday, March 23

MUSIC

Escher String Quartet

Where: Centre Congregational Church, 193 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 3 p.m. Cost: $30, $20 and $10. Contact: 802-257-4523 or www.bmcvt.org. Of note: Music of Mozart, Duitilleux and Ravel.

PERFORMING ARTS

’Arcadia’

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 3 p.m. Cost: $15, $12 for students, seniors and everyone on Thursday and Sundays. Contact: 802-258-1344 or vtcreservations@gmail.com. Of note: Vermont Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard’s play "Arcadia," directed by Jodi Clark. Performances run through March 29.

DANCE

Community Circle Dance

Where: Aikido Studio, 11 Cottage St., Brattleboro. When: 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: By donation. Contact: Parker Huber at 802-257-9108 or Mary Ellen Cannon at 603-631-0768. Of note: A taste of paneurythmy led by Rupa Cousins. All dances taught. No partner needed.

Monday, March 24

MUSIC

Wendy’s Jazz Soiree: Bob Stabach 4tet

Where: House concert at private residence on Tater Lane in Guilford. When: 7 p.m.; potluck dinner begins at 6 p.m. Cost: Suggested donation of $8-15. Contact: Wendy at 802-254-6189 or wendy@asteriamusica.com. Of note: Eugene Uman, piano, Dylan Perillo, bass, Darryl Miffen, drums, and Bob Stabach, sax, play Brazilian-inspired jazz.

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series:

American Indian music and dance

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982. Of note: Tom Trower leads program of music and dance, with chance for participation. Good for children.

Open Mike Night

Where: Metropolis Wine Bar & Cocktail Lounge, 55 Elliot St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. to midnight. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-254-8500 or www.metropoliswinebar.com. Of note: Led by Hannah Hoffman.

Tuesday, March 25

FILM

’After the Floods’

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: Free. Of note: Riverbank Media screens "After the Floods: Vermont’s Rivers and the Legacy of Irene" in conjunction with Windham Regional Commission meeting.

DANCE

Shall We Dance -- West Coast Swing

When: Shall We Dance features West Coast Swing lessons for beginners at 6:30 p.m.; intermediates at 7:30 p.m. Five-week series runs through April 22. Where: The Stone Church, corner of Grove and Main streets, Brattleboro. Cost: $40 for the series, $65 to attend both classes for the series; $10 drop-in for one, $15 for both. Contact: Ray Warren at 802-579-9990 or ray@shallwedance.biz. Of note: Taught by Ray Warren and Lucina Dee. No partner is necessary.

LOOK WHO’S TALKIN’

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series:

Meet Your Columnist

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982. Of note: Featured is Michelle Stephens, author of "Juicebox Confessions."

Wednesday, March 26

BOOKS, AUTHORS

Ellen Stimon: ‘Mud Season’

Where: Bartleby’s Books, 17 West Main St., Wilmington. When: 6:30 p.m. Contact: bartbook@sover.net or 802-464-5425. Of note: Author reads from her hilarious true chronicle of fleeing city life to operate a country store in Vermont.

Alexsandr Solzhenitsyn discussion

Where: Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 4:30 p.m. Contact: 802-254-5290, ext. 0, or brookslibraryvt.org. Of note: Richard Wizansky leads talk of Solzhenitsyn’s work as prelude to March 28 program by Ignat Solzhenitsyn on his father’s life and work in Vermont.

MUSIC

West African drum class

Where: Centre Congregational Church, 193 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 6 p.m. Cost: $10. Contact: info@namorykeita.com or 603-654-6042. Of note: West African master drummer Namory Keita leads weekly class for all levels. Drums are available.

Irish sessions

Where: McNeill’s Brewery, Elliot Street, Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Of note: Bring an instrument and join in.

DANCE

West African dance

Where: The Stone Church, corner of Grove and Main Streets, Brattleboro. When: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Cost: $12-15, sliding scale. Contact: www.africandancevt.com or 802-258-6475. Of note: African dance for all levels, accompanied by live drumming. Instructor is Pape Ba. Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring water.

LOOK WHO’S TALKIN’

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series:

Immersion Spanish

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982. Of note: Featured is Elissa McLean of Express Fluency.

Thursday, March 27

PERFORMING ARTS

’Late, a Cowboy Song’

Where: Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-0071 or www.nextstage.com. Of note: Apron Theater Company presents Sarah Ruhl’s play through April 5.

ARTISTS’ FORUM

’Selling Art in Windham County’

Where: The Works Café, 118 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 7 to 9 p.m. Cost: $10, free for Arts Council of Windham County members. Contact: www.acwc,us or Doug Cox at 802-257-0124 or dcox@sover.net. Of note: Arts Council of Windham County hosts forum on selling work in area, led by painter and entrepreneur Charlie Hunter, glass artist Randi Solin and gallery owner Greg Worden. Potluck dessert.

MUSIC

Open Mic with Kevin Parry

Where: The Marina Restaurant, Putney Road. When: 7 to 10 p.m. Contact: 802-257-7563, www.vermontmarina.com. Of note: Host is Kevin Parry.

Carr Uman Rose Trio

Where: The Restaurant at Burdick Chocolates, 47 Main St., Walpole, N.H. When: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 603-756-9058. Of note: Trio plays jazz.

LOOK WHO’S TALKIN’

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series:

Meet Your Columnists

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982. Of note: Featured are Becca Balint and Bethany Thies.

Friday, March 28

PERFORMING ARTS

’Arcadia’

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15, $12 for students, seniors and everyone on Thursday and Sundays. Contact: 802-258-1344 or vtcreservations@gmail.com. Of note: Vermont Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard’s play "Arcadia," directed by Jodi Clark. Performances run through March 29.

’Late, a Cowboy Song’

Where: Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-0071 or www.nextstage.com. Of note: Apron Theater Company presents Sarah Ruhl’s play through April 5.

MUSIC

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series: Ryan Thomas

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982. Of note: Local pianist.

Kevin Parry

Where: West Dover Inn, Route 100, West Dover. When: 8 to 11 p.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-464-5207 or www.kevinparrymusic.com. Of note: Singer and guitarist plays classic rock, country and blues requests.

Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers

Where: The Arts Block, 289 Main St., Greenfield, Mass. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $7 in advance, $10 at the door. Contact: www.theartsblock.com or 413-774-0150. Of note: Fusion of blues, country, Americana, soul ad reggae.

DANCE

Shall We Dance? -- Salsa

Where: The Stone Church, corner of Grove and Main streets, Brattleboro. When: Salsa lesson for all levels at 7 p.m.; open dancing from 8 to 10 p.m. Cost: $8 for singles, $5 for students and seniors. Contact: Ray Warren at 802-579-9990 or ray@shallwedance.biz. Of note: No partner needed.

VARIETY SHOW

Students Helping Our Community in Hinsdale: Open Mike Night

Where: Hinsdale High School cafeteria, Hinsdale, N.H. When: 6 p.m. Contact: zhildreth64@gmail.com. Of note: Performers and audience members welcome at this all-ages show.

LOOK WHO’S TALKIN’

Ignat Solzhenitsyn

Where: Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Contact: 802-254-5290, ext. 0, or brookslibraryvt.org. Of note: Acclaimed conductor and pianist will give talk titled "Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: Writing the Red Wheel in Vermont," about his father’s life and work in Vermont.

FILM

’A Serious Man’

Where: Memorial Hall, 51 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls, Mass. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $6 for adults, $4 for kids under 12. Contact: 413-625-2896. Of note: Pothole Pictures and the Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival present the Coen Brothers’ darkly comic 2009 film, which runs 106 minutes and is rated R. Film will also be screened on Saturday at 8 p.m. Screening is preceded by music. On Friday at 7 p.m., singer-songwriter Abe Loomis performs; on Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Glenn Ceili plays Celtic music.

Saturday, March 29

BENEFIT EVENTS

Empty Bowls Dinner, Benefit Concert

Where: Twin Valley High School and St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 13 E. Main St., Wilmington. When: Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m.; Dessert from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; and concert a 7:30 p.m. Cost: Dinner is $10, with $25 family maximum; dessert is by donation; concert is $10. Contact: Brattleboro Music Center at 802-257-4523 or www.bmcvt.org. Of note: Evening includes meal of heart soup served in bowls donated by local artists and organizations, dessert and concert featuring talents on many local musicians. Proceeds benefit Deerfield Valley Food Pantry.

PERFORMING ARTS

’Arcadia’

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15, $12 for students, seniors and everyone on Thursday and Sundays. Contact: 802-258-1344 or vtcreservations@gmail.com. Of note: Vermont Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard’s play "Arcadia," directed by Jodi Clark. Performances run through March 29.

’Late, a Cowboy Song’

Where: Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-0071 or www.nextstage.com. Of note: Apron Theater Company presents Sarah Ruhl’s play through April 5.

MUSIC

Gurf Morlix

Where: Windham Ballroom, 36 The Square, Bellows Falls When: 8:30 p.m. Cost: $16 in advance, $19 at the door. Contact: Popolo at www.popolomeanspeople.com or 802-460-7676. Of note: Guitarist, singer-songwriter fuses many Americana genres.

Kevin Parry

Where: Pizzapalooza, 19 South Main St., Wilmington. When: 6 to 9 p.m. Cost: No cover. Contact: 802-464-7702 or www.kevinparrymusic.com. Of note: Solo acoustic guitar and mandolin

Concert Celebrating Charlie King

Where: Temple Israel, 27 Pierce St., Greenfield, Mass. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15 at the door. Contact: kbrandow2@aol.com. Of note: Concert features King and Karen Brandow and honors King’s 50 years of peforming and 40 years of songwriting.

Viva Quetzal

Where: The Arts Block, 289 Main St., Greenfield, Mass. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $7 in advance, $10 at the door. Contact: www.theartsblock.com or 413-774-0150. Of note: Latino jazz-rock fusion.

DANCE

African Dance Workshop

Where: Stone Church, Main Street, Brattleboro. When: 2 to 5 p.m. Cost: Sliding scale from $20-30. Contact: www.africandancevt.com or 802-380-5152 or on Facebook. Of note: Healer and master teacher Wyoma leads "Umoja, Dance of Abundance" workshop combining African dance, cycles of life movement, improvisation, yoga and writing, accompanied by drumming by Lisa Newell and Jamemurrell Stanley.

Latin dance lessons and party

Where: McNeill’s Brewery, Elliot Street, Brattleboro. When: Beginners lessons at 7 p.m.; intermediate dancers at 8 p.m.; advance dancers ar 8:30 p.m.; open dance floor at 9 p.m. Cost: Donation of check or non-perishable food item for Project Feed the Thousands. Contact: Michael Rodriguez at 802-362-1819 or Rocio at 802-246-7527 Of note: Veteran dance instructor Michael Rodriguez will host weekly Latin dance lessons and party.

FILM

’A Serious Man’

Where: Memorial Hall, 51 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls, Mass. When: 8 p.m. Cost: $6 for adults, $4 for kids under 12. Contact: 413-625-2896. Of note: Pothole Pictures and the Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival present the Coen Brothers’ darkly comic 2009 film, which runs 106 minutes and is rated R. Screening is preceded by music; on Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Glenn Ceili plays Celtic music.

Sunday, March 30

PERFORMING ARTS

’Late, a Cowboy Song’

Where: Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 2 p.m. Cost: $12. Contact: 802-387-0071 or www.nextstage.com. Of note: Apron Theater Company presents Sarah Ruhl’s play through April 5.

DANCE

Community Circle Dance

Where: Aikido Studio, 11 Cottage St., Brattleboro. When: 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: By donation. Contact: Parker Huber at 802-257-9108 or Mary Ellen Cannon at 603-631-0768. Of note: Led by Lynn Hartwood and Lane Buchan. All dances taught. No partner needed.