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    Women's Wave Montpelier

    Women's Wave Montpelier

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    Sat., Jan. 19, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

    Following a wave of women elected to Congress in the 2018 midterm elections, Women’s March Vermont presents Women’s Wave Montpelier, a rally on the Vermont Statehouse lawn held in conjunction with sister marches and rallies around the world. “We’ve been organizing locally to advocate for the policies that matter to us and impact women’s lives,” says WMV cochair Kristen Vrancken. Activists hear from speakers such as former member of the Vermont House of Representatives Kiah Morris and former governor Madeleine Kunin. Folks can also expect the announcement of a women’s agenda that includes federal policy demands and highlights local progressive legislative initiatives. at Vermont Statehouse lawn in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Vermont Burlesque Festival

    Vermont Burlesque Festival

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    Sat., Jan. 19, 7:50 a.m.

    The sixth annual Vermont Burlesque Festival cranks up the heat with four nights of sizzling entertainment. For the first time, the steamy soirée incorporates film, kicking off with a screening of the indie drama Becoming Burlesque, in which a modern Muslim girl experiences the world of cabaret. Throughout the fest, more than 120 comedians, musicians, variety acts and, of course, burlesque performers sashay across stages in Burlington and Barre. Among the can’t-miss talent is the so-called Boss of Burlesque, Foxy Tann of Minneapolis (pictured), who emcees Friday’s Granite City Showcase. Festival proceeds support the Pride Center of Vermont and the University of Vermont Cancer Center. at Various Barre and Burlington locations in Burlington (map). $15-172.

    'Barber Shop Chronicles'

    'Barber Shop Chronicles'

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    Sat., Jan. 19, 8 p.m.

    Barbershops in England and Africa are the setting for this rousing and reaffirming UK import that touches on issues of race, masculinity and migration. at Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $25-60.

    Stretch & Sip Yoga

    Stretch & Sip Yoga

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    Sun., Jan. 20, 10-11 a.m.

    Yogis at all levels do the downward-facing dog before quenching their thirst with a pint or flight of Switchback suds. at The Tap Room at Switchback Brewing Co. in Burlington (map). $20; preregister; limited space.

    Jonathan L. Walton

    Jonathan L. Walton

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    Mon., Jan. 21, 4:30 p.m.

    Author, social ethicist and religious scholar Jonathan L. Walton was raised to honor the mission of the civil rights movement. “It … was about how do you extend the legacy of service and commitment to something greater than yourself,” he explained in a 2013 Boston Globe interview. The Harvard University professor of religion and society shares his expertise in books such as 2009’s Watch This! The Ethics and Aesthetics of Black Televangelism and 2018’s A Lens of Love: Reading the Bible in Its World for Our World. His keynote address for the Saint Michael’s College Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation Week is “No One Is Free Until We Are All Free: The Centrality of Collective Liberation for an Inclusive Vision of the World.” at Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel, Saint Michael's College in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Kathleen Kesson

    Kathleen Kesson

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    Tue., Jan. 22, 12-1 p.m.

    "Channeling John Dewey: What Would Vermont’s Philosopher Have to Say About Personalized Learning?," delivered by the local author, is the first installment of a new speaker series for state employees and members of the public. at Pavilion Building in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Healthy Ladies' Night

    Healthy Ladies' Night

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    Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m. Continues through Jan. 22

    A three-part series with wellness experts Kate Greenleaf and Becky Widschwenter puts participants on the path to well-being. at Waterbury Public Library in Waterbury. Mad River Valley/Waterbury (map). Free; preregister; limited space.

    'California Typewriter'

    'California Typewriter'

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    Wed., Jan. 23, 6:30 p.m.

    Shown as part of the Architecture + Design Film Series, this 2016 documentary focuses on one of the last standing typewriter repair shops in the country. Reception, 6 p.m.; screening, 6:30 p.m. at Burlington City Hall Auditorium in Burlington (map). Free.

    Orlando Consort

    Orlando Consort

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    Wed., Jan. 23, 7 p.m.

    One of Europe's most highly regarded early music vocal ensembles provides a live score for Carl Theodor Dreyer's 1928 silent picture, The Passion of Joan of Arc. at Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). $14-30.

    Thursday Night Live: Barbary Coast Jazz Ensemble

    Thursday Night Live: Barbary Coast Jazz Ensemble

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    Thu., Jan. 24, 9 p.m.

    The Top of the Hop transforms into a jazz club for a toe-tapping collaboration between the student band and Boston-based Patrice Williamson Quartet. at Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    Dance Company of Middlebury

    Dance Company of Middlebury

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    Fri., Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m. and Sat., Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m.

    Lida Winfield directs student dancers in Warrior Work: Show Up. Tell the Truth. at Dance Theatre, Mahaney Arts Center, Middlebury College in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map). $6-15.

    'BTS World Tour Love Yourself in Seoul'

    'BTS World Tour Love Yourself in Seoul'

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    Sat., Jan. 26, 2 & 5 p.m.

    Fans of the superstar Korean boyband BTS rock out during a concert film shot at the Olympic Stadium in Seoul. at Palace 9 Cinemas in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $15.

    'Swan Lake'

    'Swan Lake'

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    Sat., Jan. 26, 7 p.m.

    The National Ballet Theatre of Odessa interprets good versus evil in this full-scale production of Tchaikovsky's masterpiece. at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe Mountain Resort in Stowe. Stowe/Smuggs (map). $25-75.

    Ying Quartet

    Ying Quartet

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    Sun., Jan. 27, 3-5 p.m.

    The Northeast Kingdom Classical Series presents the ensemble performing string quartets of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky. at South Church Hall in St. Johnsbury. Northeast Kingdom (map). $6-18.

    Vermont Farm Show

    Vermont Farm Show

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    Tue., Jan. 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wed., Jan. 30, 8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. and Thu., Jan. 31, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

    From barnyard animals to giant tractors, the annual showcase celebrates the state's agricultural industry. See vtfarmshow.com for details. at Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction. Chittenden County (map). Free.
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