Next Stage Arts Project presents the feminist-powered rock group BETTY on Friday, May 20, at 7:30 p.m., at Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putne. Tickets are $20 in advance, $24 at the door, available online at, the Putney Coop and Turn It Up in Brattleboro. Next Stage is newly renovated, fully accessible, and has a great dance floor.

Betty is the original pop rock band fronted by Alyson Palmer and sisters Elizabeth and Amy Ziff. The band's heartfelt passion and signature sound of soaring harmonies, lively melodies and clever lyrics layered over strong grooves create an energetic, boundary-pushing live show that is a popular attraction worldwide. "They are hot! Forget Destiny's Child, BETTY are the real survivors." Entertainment Weekly

Next Stage is located at 15 Kimball Hill, Putney, Tickets are $18 in advance at, Turn It Up in Brattleboro and Putney Food Co-Op. or $22 at the door. For information, call 802-387-0102.