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South African chorus set to have Burlington show

Anna Gibson March 10, 2017

It is difficult to ignore any art, born out of humble beginnings, that has received widespread and international admiration. While its presence on the international stage did not appear until the release...

WRUV holding March concert series fundraiser

Addie Beach March 3, 2017

Exams are almost over, and WRUV is here to help you celebrate. WRUV is teaming up with ArtsRiot this month to put on “March Radness," which features a new concert every Thursday. Each show will consist...

Indie rock band is returning to Burlington

Bridget Higdon, Assistant Arts Editor March 1, 2017

Jonathan Russell, a vocalist and musician for the folk band The Head and the Heart, is in the midst of the hustle and bustle of New York City. “I would kill to be surrounded by nature right now,”...

R&B group brings some soul to Burlington

Anna Gibson, Cynic Correspondent February 24, 2017

In a small 1960s North Carolina town, the talent of a local teenager was spotted for the first time. Lee Fields & the Expressions will be performing Feb. 23 at ArtsRiot. Initially, Fields did...

Fleming reveals Asian art

Burlington City Arts exhibit
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Isabella Alessandrini February 9, 2017

After more than a century of being hidden away in the private collection of the Fleming, dozens of Asian artworks have been put on display in the Gallery of Asian Art. The product of curator Andrea...

Photographer captures India

Addie Beach, Staff Writer February 2, 2017

Getting a glimpse of somewhere far away is easier than you may think. The Fleming Museum will host “1008,” an exhibit focused on the work of photographer Catherine Jansen, starting Jan. 31. Jansen’s...

Dance show raises funds for puppets

Anna Gibson, Staff Writer February 1, 2017

As many native Vermonters between the ages of five and 40 could probably tell you, showing up to a grade school classroom to the sight of life-size puppets is nothing out of the ordinary. The seventh...

New Fleming show explores drinking

Healy Fallon January 26, 2017

Across cultures, drinking is universally known to be an act of self-care for the body, as well as for personal and social enjoyment. Yet by observing the definition of drinking from a curatorial perspective,...

Burly beer makers tell insider tips

Bridget Higdon November 17, 2016

For many, drinking beer is a celebration in itself, but for two local Vermont authors, brewing it at home is just as thrilling. Authors Bill Mares and Todd Haire will be at Phoenix Books in Burlington...

UVM ensemble to ‘jazz’ Southwick

UVM ensemble to ‘jazz’ Southwick
Addie Beach November 15, 2016

Thanksgiving may be right around the corner, but there are still opportunities to catch some music before the week off. The University Jazz Ensemble will be performing their end-of-semester concert in...

UVM dance company to perform fall recital

UVM dance company to perform fall recital
Addie Beach November 8, 2016

Dancers will hit the stage in Southwick later this month. The Orchesis Dance Company will be hosting its annual Fall Showcase Nov. 12 in Patrick Gym. When Orchesis was originally formed in the ‘60s,...

Scares Continue after halloween has passed

Bridget Higdon November 1, 2016

Even after Halloween has come and gone, there is still plenty of horror to be found on campus in the coming weeks. The UVM Theater Department will be putting on a production of “Dracula” Nov. 3-5...

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