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    'A Beautiful Mind'

    'A Beautiful Mind'

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    Mon., Sept. 16, 7 p.m.

    Russell Crowe portrays John Nash, a brilliant real-life mathematician who developed paranoid schizophrenia. at Catamount Arts Center in St. Johnsbury. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.

    Illiterate Light

    Illiterate Light

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    Mon., Sept. 16, 8:30 p.m.

    (indie) at Higher Ground Showcase Lounge in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $12/14.

    Sunflower House

    Sunflower House

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    Through Sept. 29, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

    Families find their way through a half acre of rooms and hallways made of several thousand towering blossoms. at Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock. Upper Valley (map). Regular admission, $4-16; free for members and kids 2 and under.

    'The Pianist of Willesden Lane'

    'The Pianist of Willesden Lane'

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    Mondays, 7 p.m., Tuesdays-Thursdays, Saturdays, 8 p.m., Wed., Sept. 18, 1 p.m., Sun., Sept. 22, 2 & 7 p.m., Wed., Sept. 25, 1 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 29, 2 p.m. Continues through Sept. 28

    In 2002, storyteller and concert pianist Mona Golabek published The Children of Willesden Lane: Beyond the Kindertransport: A Memoir of Music, Love, and Survival. Cowritten with Lee Cohen, the book tells the story of Golabek’s mother, a musical prodigy who escaped Nazi-controlled Austria as a young teen via Kindertransport, the children’s train that carried European kids to safety in England. Golabek brings the memoir to life in The Pianist of Willesden Lane, a Hershey Felder Presents production in which the Grammy Award-nominated instrumentalist performs works by composers such as Claude Debussy and Ludwig van Beethoven while sharing her mother’s tale of perseverance. at Sylvan Adams Theatre, Segal Centre for Performing Arts in Montréal. Outside Vermont (map). $30-67.

    'Roots'

    'Roots'

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    Through Sept. 16

    A group show of Vermont artists that celebrates democracy, community and "the digging down of it all." at Miller's Thumb Gallery in Greensboro. Northeast Kingdom (map).

    We Do Language Symposium

    We Do Language Symposium

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    Through Sept. 21

    “We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives.” The late author Toni Morrison (pictured) spoke these words while accepting a Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993. Described by O magazine as “a beacon in African American culture,” the writer made her mark with novels such as the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1987 novel Beloved and 1977’s Song of Solomon. Vermont poet Toussaint St. Negritude honors Morrison, who died on August 5 at age 88, with the We Do Language Symposium, a week of poetry, music, workshops and discussions. Participating local voices include St. Negritude, University of Vermont professor Major Jackson, published poet Reuben Jackson and Afro-jazz musical artist KeruBo. at Various locations statewide in Various locations statewide. Barre/Montpelier (map). Donations.

    Dona Ann McAdams

    Dona Ann McAdams

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    Through Sept. 23

    "Performative Arts," a major retrospective of four decades of work by the photographer and activist, who now lives in Sandgate, Vt. Curated by John Killacky. at Brattleboro Museum & Art Center in Brattleboro. Brattleboro/Okemo Valley (map).

    Vermont Pastel Society

    Vermont Pastel Society

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    Through Sept. 27

    Don’t confuse the name of the medium pastel with the results it produces. Though pink, baby blue and soft yellow are certainly options, pastel paintings are often wildly vibrant and dramatic. And mastery of pastel sticks, whether oil or chalk, requires considerable effort. Helping artists achieve that mastery is the mission of the Vermont Pastel Society, and a current exhibition of member works at the T.W. Wood Gallery in Montpelier puts their successes on display. at T.W. Wood Gallery in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    'East to West: A Ceramic Dialogue'

    'East to West: A Ceramic Dialogue'

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    Through Sept. 28

    Idiosyncratic works in clay by Mark Pharis, Liz Quackenbush and Cappy Thompson. at BigTown Gallery in Rochester. Randolph/Royalton (map).

    Linda Maney

    Linda Maney

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    Through Sept. 28

    "Plane Geometry," paintings that explore, and sometimes complicate, common geometric shapes. at Morse Block Deli & Taps in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    Show 34

    Show 34

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    Through Sept. 29

    An exhibition of the latest work by gallery members. at The Front in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    'These Last Warm Days'

    'These Last Warm Days'

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    Through Sept. 30

    Works by William Hoyt, Molly Doe Wensberg and Lori Mehta that express nostalgia for the waning days of summer. at Edgewater Gallery on the Green in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Josh Kerman

    Josh Kerman

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    Through Sept. 30

    The Burlington club DJ known as KermiTT, Josh Kerman does more than rock the decks. The Champlain College grad is the founder of Church Street DJs, which offers booking, event coordination and promotion services, and he’s a board member of the Friends for A_Dog Foundation. He is also one productive photographer. Nearly 100 images of his fellow DJs are on view at Half Lounge in Burlington. at Half Lounge in Burlington (map).

    Nitya Brighenti

    Nitya Brighenti

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    Through Sept. 30

    "Why Painting?" watercolors and oils, cityscapes and portraits. at Capitol Grounds Café in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    John Brickels

    John Brickels

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    Through Oct. 1

    New sculptures in red clay in combination with his signature mocha-colored clay, influenced by old mill buildings in his new hood of Lowell Mass. at Thirty-odd in Burlington (map).
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    • Illiterate Light @ Higher Ground Showcase Lounge

      • Mon., Sept. 16, 8:30 p.m. $12/14
    • 'The Pianist of Willesden Lane' @ Sylvan Adams Theatre, Segal Centre for Performing Arts

      • Mondays, 7 p.m., Tuesdays-Thursdays, Saturdays, 8 p.m., Wed., Sept. 18, 1 p.m., Sun., Sept. 22, 2 & 7 p.m., Wed., Sept. 25, 1 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 29, 2 p.m. Continues through Sept. 28 $30-67.
    • 'Roots' @ Miller's Thumb Gallery

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