Five things not to miss in Southern Vermont
"Nixon's Nixon:" Shoot the Moon Theater Company presents Robert Lees' political satire. Saturday and next Saturday-Sunday at 7:30 p.m., Hooker-Dunham Theater 139 Main St. Brattleboro.
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Roots on the River: Bellows Falls Americana music festival's 20th annual edition features Birds of Chicago (pictured) at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Mary Gauthier at 11 a.m. on Sunday, a "Full Throttle Gospel Hour" at 1:15 p.m. Sunday, many more. The Roadway Inn, 593 Rockingham Rd., Bellows Falls.
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Amitava Kumar: Author presenting free discussion of his new book "Immigrant, Montana" on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.. The New Yorker says: "Funny and self-critical inverts and skewers the colonial narrative." Northshire Bookstore, 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.
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NYET Celebration: New England Youth Theater celebrates 20 years with an alumni revival of their 2007 production of "Scapin" Friday, June 14 at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 15 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday, June 16 at 2.p.m. A gala celebration will be held from 3-5:30 p.m. on Saturday. New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro.
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Happy Birthday, Bob: Northshire blues impresario and former state Rep. Bob Stannard's 68th birthday bash benefits Manchester Community Library and features W.C Handy Award-winning blues duo Paul Rishell and Annie Raines. Saturday, June 15, Doors open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7. Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.
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