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    'L’Odeur de Molière: The Doctor and the Dowry'

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    Thu., July 18, 7:30 p.m.

    Alessandra's grave — and completely fabricated — illness interferes with her father's plans to marry her off in this Vermont Suitcase Company production. at ArtsRiot in Burlington (map). $8.

    'Legally Blonde'

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    Wed., July 24, 7:30 p.m., Thu., July 25, 7:30 p.m., Fri., July 26, 7:30 p.m., Sat., July 27, 2 & 7:30 p.m. and Sun., July 28, 2 p.m.

    Blondes have more fun in a lighthearted adaptation of the movie starring Reese Witherspoon as a Harvard law student with a penchant for pink and Chihuahuas. Presented by Northern Stage's Summer Musical Theater Intensive students. at Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction. Upper Valley (map). $19-25.

    'Pirates of Penzance'

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    Fri., July 26, 7 p.m., Sat., July 27, 7 p.m. and Sun., July 28, 2 p.m.

    Frederic's apprenticeship with a band of merry pirates is to end on the orphan's 21st birthday. But when it is revealed he was born on February 29, and thus only has birthdays in leap years, he is duty-bound to remain in servitude for another 63 years in Gilbert & Sullivan's comic opera masterwork. at Blow-Me-Down Farm in Cornish. Outside Vermont (map). $25-50.

    Community Rehearsal for 'The Diagonal Life Circus'

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    Sat., July 20, 2 p.m.

    Interested actors and musicians are invited to practice for an upcoming production. Circus Field. at Bread and Puppet Theater in Glover. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.

    'The Diagonal Life Circus' & 'The Normality Rebellion Pageant'

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    Sun., July 21, 3 p.m.

    Activist theater company Bread and Puppet Theater examines the passions and politics of capitalist culture in a musical spectacle with community participation. Circus Field. at Bread and Puppet Theater in Glover. Northeast Kingdom (map). $10-20.

    The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD: 'Aida'

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    Wed., July 17, 7 p.m.

    Anna Netrebko takes on the title role in an on-screen production of Verdi's Egyptian epic of love and politics from the 2018-19 season. at Catamount Arts Center in St. Johnsbury. Northeast Kingdom (map). $6-15.

    'An Act of God'

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    Fridays, 7:30 p.m., Sat., July 20, 7:30 p.m., Sun., July 21, 3 & 7:30 p.m., Thursdays, 5 p.m., Sat., July 27, 3 p.m., Sun., July 28, 5 p.m., Sat., Aug. 3, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 4, 5 p.m. Continues through Aug. 4

    God finally reveals all in this holier-than-thou farce by comedian David Javerbaum. In a sign of the times — or perhaps end times — the satirical play was inspired both by a book by Javerbaum and his Twitter account. at Depot Theatre in Westport. Outside Vermont (map). $20-30.

    'Forever Plaid'

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    Sat., Aug. 10, 7:30 p.m., Sun., Aug. 11, 3 & 7:30 p.m., Thursdays, 5 p.m., Fridays, 7:30 p.m., Sat., Aug. 17, 3 p.m., Sundays, 5 p.m. and Sat., Aug. 24, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Aug. 25

    A car accident cuts a promising young band's career short before it starts. But they're returned to Earth for one last big gig in this musical revue of 1950s doo-wop favorites. at Depot Theatre in Westport. Outside Vermont (map). $20-35.

    'Dig'

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    Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through July 27

    The Dorset Theatre Festival presents the world premiere of the new play by acclaimed playwright Theresa Rebeck ("NYPD Blue," "L.A. Law," NBC's "Smash"). at Dorset Playhouse in Dorset. Manchester/Bennington (map). $48-58.

    'Mrs. Christie'

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    Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Aug. 17

    Agatha Christie vanished in 1926, emerging 10 days later at a seaside resort ready to become a mystery-writing icon. Playwright Heidi Armbruster's new comedy examines the circumstances of that mysterious disappearance, with help from some of Christie's best-loved characters. A Dorset Theatre Festival world premiere. at Dorset Playhouse in Dorset. Manchester/Bennington (map). $48-58.

    'Slow Food'

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    Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. and Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Aug. 31

    An anniversary dinner goes awry when an obnoxious waiter causes a couple to examine both their menu and life choices in this tasty new comedy from playwright Wendy MacLeod. A Dorset Theatre Festival production. at Dorset Playhouse in Dorset. Manchester/Bennington (map). $48-58.

    'The Music Man'

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    Thu., July 25, 7 p.m., Fri., July 26, 7 p.m., Sat., July 27, 7 p.m. and Sun., July 28, 2 p.m.

    Traveling salesman Harold Hill's scheming ways come back to haunt him in this classic comedy. at Enosburg Opera House in Enosburg Falls. Champlain Islands/Northwest (map). $12-18.

    'Snapshots'

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    Fri., July 19, 7-9 p.m., Sat., July 20, 7-9 p.m. and Sun., July 21, 5-7 p.m.

    Essex Theatre stages Cynthia Mercati’s dramatic comedy about three women friends from their teens through adulthood. Presented as dinner theater at the Old Dock Restaurant on July 12 opening night. at Essex Masonic Lodge in Essex. Outside Vermont (map). $10-12; additional $30 for opening night dinner theater.

    'Inherit the Wind' Auditions

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    Thu., July 25, 7-9 p.m. and Fri., July 26, 7-9 p.m.

    Actors vie for roles in the Essex Players' upcoming production of Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee's 1955 drama about what happens when new ideas challenge traditional understandings. at Essex Memorial Hall in Essex. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    'The Cherry Orchard'

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    Thursdays-Sundays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Aug. 4

    Aging aristocrat Madame Ranevskaya grapples with the repossession of her tony Cherry Orchard estate by her former serf Lopakhin in Russian playwright Anton Checkov's tragicomic classic. at Festival Theatre in Marshfield. Barre/Montpelier (map). $10-25.
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