SUNDERLAND - Astronaut Jerry Carr and artist Pat Musick will host a sale of fine art at their studio (CAMUS Incorporated) in Sunderland, Aug. 22, 23, 24 from 10 to 5 p.m.   Full Story
 
DORSET - In 1952, when Agatha Christie's "The Mousetrap" first appeared in London's West End, she predicted the play would run no more than a few months.   Full Story
 
MANCHESTER - A rabbi, a Muslim and a minister - in the form of East Dorset's Rabbi Bob Alper, Kuwait-born Palestinian comic, Mohammed Amer, and the Rev. Jennifer Munroe-Nathans - bring the internationally acclaimed "Laugh in Peace Comedy Tour" to the Southern Vermont Arts Center on Saturday, Sept. 6.   Full Story
 
MANCHESTER - On Thursday, Sept. 4, James Howard Kuntsler will present "A History of the Future" at the Northshire Bookstore.   Full Story
 
WESTON - In 2010, Weston Playhouse Theatre Company mounted a production of "The Marvelous Wonderettes," a two-act musical by Roger Bean that framed a collection of jukebox hits with a skeletal story of a four-member girl singing group from the high school class of 1958.   Full Story
 
RUTLAND - The Chaffee Art Center is calling artists from New England and beyond to participate in The Art of Dying Exhibit honoring the 40th Anniversary of Hospice Care in the United States in collaboration with RAVNAH (Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice).   Full Story
 
FORT SALEM, N.Y. - A year after their performance for a packed house last summer at the South Granville Congregational Church, the seven members of the LaMothe/Gee Family are back with a new show, appearing further down the road at the Fort Salem Theater.   Full Story
 
DORSET - In 1952, when Agatha Christie's "The Mousetrap" first appeared in London's West End, she predicted the play would run no more than a few months. Sixty-two years later, there has never been a break in its production: modern history's longest continuously-running play.   Full Story
 
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MANCHESTER - Heads up, younger readers. Dragon knows he is supposed to be brave because that's what dragons do.   Full Story
 
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MANCHESTER - During America's Early Republic, the pastoral villages and forests of Vermont were anything but peaceful.   Full Story
 
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MANCHESTER - In this powerful, eloquent story of his return to the classroom, Garret Keizer, a former teacher offers a rousing defense of his beleaguered vocation.   Full Story
 
MANCHESTER - Author Jenna Woginrich is mistress of her one-woman farm and is well known for her essays on the mud and mess, the beautiful and tragic, the grime and passion that accompany homesteading.   Full Story
 
DORSET - There's something about an Agatha Christie mystery that attracts readers, theatre audiences, and discussion galore. Dorset Theatre Festival will put all those forums to the test in its staging of Christie's "The Mousetrap," the world's longest running play.   Full Story
 
Take a look back at the three days of Solid Sound Fest, a music and arts festival curated by Wilco, with our archived blog.   Full Story