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The Vermont Cynic

Classical singer crafts a romantic Valentine’s Day

Greta Bjornson

February 12

Filed under Arts, Reviews

The Lane Concert Series has provided a romantic venue for Valentine’s Day dates for the past ten years. On Feb. 13, the Patricia O’Callaghan Trio will play the Valentine’s Day show at the UVM Recital Hall as p...

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‘Brooklyn’ follows familiar plot

February 10

Comedian doubles the fun for local comedy club

February 4

Filed under Arts, Reviews

Off-beat and off-the-cuff comedy was on full display at Vermont Comedy Club the weekend of Jan. 22. Canadian comedian Phil Hanley paid a visit to Burlington both Friday and Saturday night. Hanley’s set was equal parts written ...

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Film brings brutal past to bear

February 3

Bohjalian back in Burlington

Caroline Shea

January 27

Filed under Arts, Reviews

Last Thursday a bestselling author and Vermonter returned to his home state. On Jan. 21, Chris Bohjalian gave a reading and answered questions about his new novel, "The Guest Room," at the Fletcher Free Library.  Despite h...

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Funk band boils up Burly

January 26

‘Spotlight’ displays hard journalism at its greatest

Colin Kamphuis

December 9

Filed under Arts, Reviews

The new journalist-centric film “Spotlight” deftly handles the stomach-turning story of the Boston Globe’s uncovering of the Catholic Church’s protection of pedophile-priests. The story focuses on the newspaper...

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