Thursday, Aug. 7 MUSIC

Jazz

When: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Where: Willow Tree lounge at the Windham Hill Inn. Dan DeWalt (keyboards), Wim Auer (bass guitar) and Doug Raneri (drums). Light menu and drinks served. Cost: No cover charge. Contact Katja Matthews @ 802-874-4080 or by emailing info@windhamhill.com for details.

FILM

First to Fall’

Where: Latchis Theater, Main St., Brattleboro. When: 6:30 p.m. The conflict in Libya. For information: www.latchis.com

THEATER

’After the Revolution’

Where: Next Stage, Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $12. www.nextstagearts.org, 802-387-0071.

’Sitting ‘Round the Piano’

Where: Actors Theater Playhouse, Chesterfield, N.H. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10 Reservations are highly recommended. The Playhouse Toll-Free Box Office can be reached at 877-666-1855.Web site: www.ATPlayhouse.org

Friday, Aug. 8

MUSIC

Fiddlers: Carol Dickson
and Cynthia Thomas

Where: Robert H Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro When: Noon-1 p.m. Twin fiddles--dance tunes and harmonies. Cost: Free and open to the public.


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Marlboro Music

Where: Marlboro College Dining Hall, Marlboro. When: 8:30 p.m. - BEETHOVEN Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat Major, Op.16. Tickets: marlboromusic.org or by calling 802-254-2394.

THEATER

’After the Revolution’

Where: Next Stage, Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $12. www.nextstagearts.org, 802-387-0071.

’Sitting ‘Round the Piano’

Where: Actors Theater Playhouse, Chesterfield, N.H. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10 Reservations are highly recommended. The Playhouse Toll-Free Box Office can be reached at 877-666-1855.Web site: www.ATPlayhouse.org

Leland and Gray Players SPAE

Where: Dutton Gym on the Leland and Gray campus, Rte. 30, Townshend. When: 7 p.m. Summer Performing Arts Exploration presents The Phantom Tollbooth. Twenty-six participants grades 5 through 8 present original adaptation with music and dance culminating a two-week program under the direction of Karlie Kauffeld, Abby Wicker and EmiIy Fuller. Cost: Admission by donation. Info:verbatim@svcable.net.

Seussical Jr.

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $15 adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for students. Tickets: Advance at www.neyt.org or NEYT box office in person, or by phone 802-246-6398, from noon to 5 p.m. only on Wednesdays.

DANCE

Friday Milonga

Where: Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Lesson at 7:30 p.m. and dancing from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Brattleboro Tango will hold it’s 2nd Friday Milonga. Sally at 603 923-9743; sally.brat.tango@ gmail.com

MISCELLANEOUS

CircusYoga
Community Playshop

Where: Headroom Stages 17 Elliot St., Brattleboro. When: 6 to 8 p.m. Ages 7 to 107 welcome. CircusYoga returns to Brattleboro for a fun-filled evening of interactive group yoga, circus arts, acrobatics and play! Learn lots of challenging yet accessible practices and games you can take with you. Join expert facilitator & co-founder Erin Maile O’Keefe. Bring your friends & family! Cost: $20/adult, $10/kids. Register in advance at circusyoga.com info@circusyoga.com 802-254-4111.

T.G.I.F. Morning Matinee

"No Strings Marionette"

Where: The Living Memorial Park Rotary Theater. When: 10:30 a.m. Cost: All shows are Free and Day Care Groups are welcome! Questions please call Brattleboro Rec & Parks Dept at 254-5808. www.brattleboro.org

Saturday, Aug. 9

MUSIC

The Stockwell Brothers

Where: The Dover Forge, 183 Route 100, West Dover When: 8 p.m. The Stockwell Brothers preform bluegrass under the tent. Cost: No Cover.

Will McFarlane

Where: The River Garden, Main St., Brattleboro: When: 7 p.m. Cost: Free, donations accepted. Free Gig with Will McFarlane of the Muscle Shoals Allstars and Bonnie Raitt.

Marlboro Music

Where: Marlboro College Persons Auditorium, Marlboro. When: 8:30 p.m. - STRAUSS Metamorphosen (Realized by R. Leopold). Tickets: marlboromusic.org or by calling 802-254-2394.

FILM

Muscle Shoals Documentary

Where: Latchis Theatre, Main St., Brattleboro. When: 4:15 p.m. Q&A after with Will McFarlane. Cost: $9

THEATER

’After the Revolution’

Where: Next Stage, Kimball Hill, Putney. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $12. www.nextstagearts.org, 802-387-0071.

Leland and Gray Players SPAE

Where: Dutton Gym on the Leland and Gray campus, Rte. 30, Townshend. When: 2: 30 p.m. Summer Performing Arts Exploration presents The Phantom Tollbooth. Twenty-six participants grades 5 through 8 present original adaptation with music and dance culminating a two-week program under the direction of Karlie Kauffeld, Abby Wicker and EmiIy Fuller. Cost: Admission by donation. Info:verbatim@svcable.net.

’Sitting ‘Round the Piano’

Where: Actors Theater Playhouse, Chesterfield, N.H. When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10 Reservations are highly recommended. The Playhouse Toll-Free Box Office can be reached at 877-666-1855.Web site: www.ATPlayhouse.org

Seussical Jr.

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $15 adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for students. Tickets may be purchased in advance at www.neyt.org or at the NEYT box office in person, or by phone 802-246-6398, from noon to 5 p.m. only on Wednesdays.

MISCELLANEOUS

Garden Party

Where: Home of Dr. Robert Forte, 40 Top of the Hill Rd., Wilmington. When: 2 p.m. "Music in the Air" concert. Cost: $25 at the Memorial Hall box office, 14 W. Main, Wilmington, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 8 from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon. or at Folly Foods, 33 W. Main, and at the garden day of.

Block Party

Where: Waypoint Center, Depot St., Bellows Falls. When: 6 p.m. Featuring area musical talent, Rebecca Holtz and The Once Hollow, Sool, The Meteor Shades, Mike Schlenoff, and Riddim Vigil. Cost: $12 advance; $15 at door. www.wool.fm. Kids 12 and under are admitted free with parents or guardians. Cash bar provided by Popolo. All proceeds benefit WOOL. For more information contact feedback@blacksheepradio.org

FAQcircus Performance

Where: Austine School Gym, 209 Austine Drive, Brattleboro. When: 8 p.m.. ‘We Don’t Need Another Hero’ One show only! Tickets for the show are available at www.necenterforcircusarts.org and are $15 adults / $8 under 12. For more information about tickets call 802-254-9780 and for information on the show visit www.faqcircus.com.

Sunday, Aug. 10

MUSIC

The Stockwell Brothers

Where: Tavern Lawn, downtown Putney. When: 6 p.m. Twilight Music presents newgrass and contemporary folk trio The Stockwell Brothers for the sixth concert of the 12th Annual Twilight on the Tavern Lawn series. (bring a lawn chair or blanket) or at Next Stage at 15 Kimball Hill in case of rain. Cost: Free (donations are accepted) and food will be available. For information, visit www.twilightmusic.org or call 802-387-5772.

Live Music with The Royal Royal

Where: Latchis Theatre, Main St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Special guest Will McFarlane. to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. Tickets: brattleborotix.com

Marlboro Music

Where: Marlboro College Persons Auditorium, Marlboro. When: 2:30 p.m. - HAYDN Flute Trio in D Major, Hob.XV:16. Tickets: marlboromusic.org or by calling 802-254-2394.

The Festival of Mandolin Chamber Music III

Where: Immanuel Episcopal Church, 20 Church St., Bellows Falls. When: 3 p.m. Mandolin-guitar ensembles. Cost: $17 in advance and $20 at the door;student/seniors $13 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets: Village Square Booksellers, 802-463-3100, or www.stonechurcharts.org. For more information call 802-463-3100 or visit our web site, www.stonechurcharts.org.

Monday, Aug. 11

DANCE

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series: Shall We Dance?

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. History and demo of Foxtrot, American Waltz, Viennese Waltz. With Ray Warren and Lucinda Dee-Warren. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982.

Tuesday, Aug. 12

CLASSES

"Shall We Dance?"

Where: Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro. When: 6:30 p.m., beginners; 7:30 p.m. intermediate. 5-week Cha Cha dance series begins. Cost: Series: $40/either class; $65/both. Drop-in $10/one; $15/both. No partner needed. Classes with Ray Warren and Lucinda Dee-Warren. ray@shallwedance.biz 802 579-9990.

Palette Knife Oil Painting

Where: River Gallery School, Main St., Brattleboro.(also Aug. 26) When: 9:30 a.m. to noon. Learn to effectively utilize the painting knife The workshop will also help artists develop their paintings more loosely and confidently, to take risks and have fun. www.cameronschmitz.com with Cameron Schmitz Cost: $130 Please call River Gallery School for more information or to enroll 802- 257-1577.

THEATER

Seussical Jr.

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $15 adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for students. Tickets may be purchased in advance at www.neyt.org or at the NEYT box office in person, or by phone 802-246-6398, from noon to 5 p.m. only on Wednesdays.

Wednesday, Aug. 13

MUSIC

2014 Hollow Body Hoedown

Where: Townshend Common. When: 6-9 p.m. Concert to benefit area Food pantry, featuring Cinematica, The Bondville Boys, Gene Morrison and Joinery. Cost: Free, there will be a basket for monetary donations to the food cupboard. Bring a blanket and a picnic dinner. In case of rain, will move to The Townshend Church.

Strolling of the Heifers Brown Bag Lunch Series: Caro Diallo: African Dance Vermont

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Master Senegalese dancer and teacher Caro Diallo offers a sample African dance class for all levels. Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982.

CLASSES

West African Drum Class

Where: The Brattleboro Stone Church, 210 Main Street. When: 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Instructor: Namory Keita, African Dance Vermont presents West African drum class. Cost: $10. All levels are welcome. Drums are available for those who need one.

THEATER

Seussical Jr.

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $15 adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for students. Tickets may be purchased in advance at www.neyt.org or at the NEYT box office in person, or by phone 802-246-6398, from noon to 5 p.m. only on Wednesdays.

Thursday, Aug. 14

THEATER

Seussical Jr.

Where: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. When: 7 p.m. Cost: $15 adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for students. Tickets may be purchased in advance at www.neyt.org or at the NEYT box office in person, or by phone 802-246-6398, from noon to 5 p.m. only on Wednesdays.

CLASSES

Watercolor in Bloom

Where: Meet at Chelsea Royal Diner on Rte. 9, West Brattleboro. When: 3:45 to 6:30 p.m. Cost: $85 (and Aug. 21) Lynn Hoeft. Use watercolor to paint the amazing flowers of summer (day lilies, poppies, roses and impatiens among others) in a beautiful private garden in Dummerston. We will meet at Chelsea Royal Diner at 3:45, and drive 10 802-257-1577.

MISCELLANEOUS

Strolling of the Heifers
Brown Bag Lunch Series:

The Future of Local Journalism

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. When: Noon to 1 p.m. Open discussion with Ed Woods (Digital First Media/The Reformer), Jeff Potter (The Commons), and Martin Langeveld (media blogger) Cost: Free. Contact: 802-246-0982.

CircusYoga Community Playshop

Where: Headroom Stages 17 Elliot St., Brattleboro. When: 6 to 8 p.m. Ages 7 to 107 welcome. CircusYoga returns to Brattleboro for a fun-filled evening of interactive group yoga, circus arts, acrobatics and play! Learn lots of challenging yet accessible practices and games you can take with you. Join expert facilitator & co-founder Erin Maile O’Keefe. Bring your friends & family! Cost: $20/adult, $10/kids. Register in advance at circusyoga.com info@circusyoga.com 802-254-4111.