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    Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: 'Akhnaten'

    Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: 'Akhnaten'

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    Sat., Nov. 23, 1 p.m.

    A modern opera set in ancient Egypt has a Vermont connection: Middlebury College Pardon Tillinghast Professor of Religion Shalom Goldman coauthored the libretto and wrote the vocal texts for Philip Glass’ opera Akhnaten. First staged in 1984, the work is based on the life and rule of the titular leader who was crowned pharaoh at age 17 and is said to have introduced monotheism in ancient Egypt. Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo stars as the young king in a Metropolitan Opera production, performed in New York City and broadcast live to more than 2,200 theaters around the world, including venues in Middlebury and Hanover, N.H. at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map). $10-24.

    Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: 'Akhnaten'

    Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: 'Akhnaten'

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    Sat., Nov. 23, 1 p.m.

    A modern opera set in ancient Egypt has a Vermont connection: Middlebury College Pardon Tillinghast Professor of Religion Shalom Goldman coauthored the libretto and wrote the vocal texts for Philip Glass’ opera Akhnaten. First staged in 1984, the work is based on the life and rule of the titular leader who was crowned pharaoh at age 17 and is said to have introduced monotheism in ancient Egypt. Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo stars as the young king in a Metropolitan Opera production, performed in New York City and broadcast live to more than 2,200 theaters around the world, including venues in Middlebury and Hanover, N.H. at Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $10-25.

    Stunt Nite

    Stunt Nite

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    Tue., Nov. 26, 4-6:30 & 8-10:30 p.m.

    Rice Memorial High School continues a 90-year tradition with four musical comedies featuring talented students. at Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington (map). $20. Buy Tickets

    Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders

    Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders

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    Fri., Nov. 29, 3 & 7 p.m.

    The laws of physics do not apply in the latest jaw-dropping show from the world-renowned master illusionist. at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe Mountain Resort in Stowe. Stowe/Smuggs (map). $22-35.

    'ClimateAct': An Open Play Reading

    'ClimateAct': An Open Play Reading

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    Tue., Dec. 3, 7-9 p.m.

    Aligned with the United Nations Climate Change Conference, a theater forum allows actors and non-actors alike to choose from 15 different plays to perform. Readers should arrive at 6 p.m. to prepare. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington (map). $5-10.

    'The Just and the Blind'

    'The Just and the Blind'

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    Thu., Jan. 16, 7:30 p.m.

    Two “fathers of brown sons” — composer-violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain and poet Marc Bamuthi Joseph — fuse music, dance and poetry as they ruminate on racial profiling and the prison-industrial complex. With dancer Drew Dollaz. at Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $24-40.

    'Seven'

    'Seven'

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    Tue., March 3, 7:30 p.m. and Wed., March 4, 7:30 p.m.

    Seven female playwrights from Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia offer stories of courage perseverance in this documentary play put on by L.A. Theatre Works. at Wright Memorial Theatre, Middlebury College in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map). $6-22.

    'Matilda: The Musical'

    'Matilda: The Musical'

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    Thu., April 2, 7:30 p.m., Fri., April 3, 7:30 p.m., Sat., April 4, 1 & 7:30 p.m. and Sun., April 5, 1 & 6 p.m.

    Roald Dahl's fantastical novel about a young girl who takes her destiny into her own hands comes to life in this Tony Award-winning musical with songs by comedian Tim Minchin. at Flynn MainStage in Burlington (map). $24-42.

    'Infinitely Yours' & 'Myth and Infrastructure'

    'Infinitely Yours' & 'Myth and Infrastructure'

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    Sun., April 5, 2 p.m. and Mon., April 6, 7:30 p.m.

    Miwa Matreyek captivates with her blend of animation and shadow play in a production that is equal parts film and performance art. at Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $21-35.

    'Burnt-Out Wife'

    'Burnt-Out Wife'

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    Fri., April 17, 8 p.m. and Sat., April 18, 8 p.m.

    Following up her acclaimed run with Tense Vagina: An Actual Diagnosis, award-winning director Sara Juli presents a new show about a dysfunctional marriage. at FlynnSpace in Burlington (map). $30.

    'Cartography'

    'Cartography'

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    Thu., April 30, 7:30 p.m.

    Through a cunning blend of dance, film, sound-sensor technology and, yes, map-making, the real stories of Syrian refugees come to life in this theatrical documentary. at Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $18-30.
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