Events around Windham County

Celebrating music and dance at the Latchis

Fancy Footwork February, a celebration of music and dance on the screens of the Latchis Theatre, 50 Main St., Brattleboro, continues this Saturday, Feb. 27, at 4 p.m., with a Latchis Arts Movie by Donation showing of "Thoroughly Modern Millie," a 1967 musical starring Julie Andrews, Mary Tyler Moore and Carol Channing..

"Thoroughly Modern Millie" focuses on two naive young women who become friends after moving to the Big Apple in the early 1920s.

Admission to Fancy Footwork February movies is by donation to benefit Latchis Arts. For more information, visit

Faculty showcases collaboration and a colleague

The upcoming BMC Music School Faculty Showcase will spotlight the talent and experience of instructors at the music school. It is dedicated to the memory of colleague Daivd Tasgal.

This concert brings together over a dozen faculty in collaborations that cross genres and centuries. In some cases the audience will be treated to collaborations between colleagues who have never had the opportunity to perform together. The program will include a wide range of repertoire, from Baroque to 21st Century, from accompanied soloists to brass and string trios.

It is scheduled for Saturdayat 7 p.m. at Centre Congregational Church, 193 Main St., Brattleboro. Visit for ticket information.

'The Importance of Being Earnest' auditions

Audition notice for "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Oscar Wilde.

The Vermont Theatre Company announces auditions for its May production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest at Brattleboro Union High School on Monday, Feb. 29, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Anyone unable to audition at this time and may schedule an alternate audition time. Contact the director, Bob Kramsky, at There are roles for five men and four women ranging in ages from 16 through 70. No previous experience or preparation for the audition is required. Actors will be asked to do a cold reading from the script. Performance dates are May, 6 through 8, and 12 through 15.


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