ARTstravaganza Arts After Dark presents Creative Convergence Cabaret: What Inspires You? As a part of the Art Council of Windham County's ARTstravaganza (May 6 to 8) there will be a number of Arts After Dark events – the nighttime dimension of the weekend festivities. One of the main features of Arts After Dark will include a Creative Convergence Cabaret with special host Kevin O'Keefe taking place Saturday, May 7, 8 to 10 p.m., followed by a dance party with DJ Maile from 10 p.m. to midnight at 118 Elliot on 118 Elliot St. in Brattleboro.

It will be a night of narratives presented in myriad forms that will include the use of words, puppetry, comedy. Guests include Diana Whitney, Lissa Weinmann, John Loggia, Bill Forchion, Nicole Birkholzer, Jana Zeller and others. Send five-minute narratives-based performances that showcase the sources of creative inspiration to pitch your idea to Shanta Lee by April 25 at or 802-275-8152.