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    'Emma'

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    Fri., July 19, 7:30 p.m.

    Drawing on texts from anarchist Emma Goldman, poetry by Alexander Pushkin and current-day news, Bread and Puppet Theater presents a show that pushes against physical border walls and the imagined boundaries of human difference. at Paper-Mâché Cathedral, Bread and Puppet Theater in Glover. Northeast Kingdom (map). $10-20.

    '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.

    '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.

    'I and You'

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    Tuesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Sundays, 3 p.m. and Wednesdays, Saturdays, 2 p.m. Continues through July 21

    A tattered copy of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass inspires profound musings on human connectedness in this unlikely story of friendship between the popular jock Anthony and his homebound classmate Caroline. at Weston Playhouse Second Stage at Walker Farm in Weston. Brattleboro/Okemo Valley (map). $45-60.

    'Macbeth'

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    Sun., Aug. 4, 5 p.m., Tue., Aug. 6, 7:30 p.m., Thu., Aug. 8, 7:30 p.m. and Sat., Aug. 10, 5 p.m.

    Based on the William Shakespeare play of the same name, Giuseppe Verdi's opera heightens the drama and intensity of its source material through some of the composer's most compelling music. at Lebanon Opera House in Lebanon. Outside Vermont (map). $25-90.

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

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    Wed., July 24, 7 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 Lost Nation Theater, Montpelier City Hall in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). $10-15.

    'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'

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    Fridays, Saturdays, 7 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through April 19

    The Valley Players travel down the rabbit hole to a bizarre underground world in Carly Mensch's adaptation of Lewis Carroll's tale. at Valley Players Theater in Waitsfield. Mad River Valley/Waterbury (map). $10-16.

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

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    Sun., July 21, 3 p.m., 2020

    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 Diary of Anne Frank'

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    Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Aug. 3

    The Stowe Theatre Guild presents the Tony Award-winning theatrical adaptation of The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, which recounts her family's hiding for two years during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. at Stowe Town Hall Theatre in Stowe. Stowe/Smuggs (map). $14-20.

    'The Belle of Amherst'

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    Aug. 8-11, 7:30 p.m.

    A special collaboration of Unadilla Theatre and New York City's the Mirror Theater brings this acclaimed, poignant play based on the diaries and letters of poet Emily Dickinson to Vermont. at Festival Theatre in Marshfield. Barre/Montpelier (map). $10-25.

    '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.

    '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.

    '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.

    'Oklahoma!'

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    Tuesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Saturdays, 2 p.m. and Sundays, 3 p.m. Continues through Aug. 10

    "Ooooooooooooooooooklahoma! Where the wind comes sweeping down the plain." That's just one of countless indelible lyrics from Rodgers and Hammerstein's landmark 1943 Broadway musical about the struggles and triumphs of Oklahoma Territory pioneers in 1906. at Weston Playhouse Main Stage in Weston. Brattleboro/Okemo Valley (map). $45-69.

    '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.
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