Festival of the Arts

  • Green Mountain Cultural Center’s Photo Show in the Round Barn

    The annual Photo Show in the Round Barn opens on July 31 for the 28th consecutive year. The show goes through September 4 and is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. It may be closed on some weekend days at 2 p.m. for

  • ‘Aqua’ opens this weekend

    Valley Arts welcomes the Vermont Watercolor Society to the Mad River Valley, hosting their annual awards show. This is the first time the statewide society has held an exhibition at the Festival Gallery in Waitsfield.

  • Performing arts and music highlight Vermont Festival of the Arts Week Four

    Performing arts take center stage this weekend at the festival with the ninth annual TenFest at Valley Players, the seventh annual Vermont Music Fest held at Kenyon’s field and dance performances at Phantom Theater in

  • Big Red Barn Art Show, 1998-2016

    At the end of 1997, the (then) Sugarbush Chamber of Commerce committed to a change in name and direction in order to focus on business development and in marketing and event development to encourage more summer

  • This week at the Vermont Festival of the Arts

    Week 1 Highlights

    The Vermont Festival of the Arts officially kicks off on Sunday, July 31, but a few events are not waiting for the Frolic’s fireworks. This week, find entertaining performances and art shows

  • Billy Brauer retrospective at The Bundy

    On July 29, The Bundy Modern in Waitsfield is hosting a reception to honor Warren artist Billy Brauer, celebrating an exhibit that covers 68 years of drawings, paintings and etchings. In a recent interview, Billy talked

  • David Garten's photography exhibition La Habana Te Llama - Havana Is Calling You

    Photographer David Garten follows last summer’s 20-year retrospective of Cuba photography with 25 new photos from his four post-normalization trips to Cuba in December 2015 and April, May and June

  • Dance homecoming at Phantom Theater

    By Janet Hubbard

    The three dancers performing at Phantom Theater this weekend – Amia Cervantes, Isadora Snapp and Mary Jo Cahilly-Bretzin – grew up in The Valley knowing each other and studied rigorously at the

  • Raggedy And travels to the Valley Players

    Back by popular demand after its East Coast premiere at the Chandler Pride Festival, Raggedy And will be performed for two nights only, August 10 and 11, at the Valley Players Theater on Route 100, Waitsfield. Both shows

  • Round Barn Photo Show winners announced

    Due to the outstanding quality of the photographs submitted for this year's annual Photo Show in the Round Barn, selecting the winners for the three Best in Show Awards was very difficult and required much consideration

  • GMCC’s 26th annual photo show in the Round Barn

    The annual Green Mountain Cultural Center's (GMCC) photo show is held each August in the Round Barn on East Warren Road in Waitsfield and is a part of the Vermont Festival of the Arts. This show is unique in that all

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