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There is always something going on in Weston…… Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall. Here are a few highlights of some of our annual events.

 

 

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents “Tenderly”

Jun 30, 2017 in News

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents “Tenderly” The Amazing Personal Story of Rosemary Clooney – Opens July 13th Another remarkable Vermont Premiere at Weston’s OtherStages. Next on the Weston Playhouse’s intimate OtherStages is the Vermont Premiere of the new musical TENDERLY, starring Weston favorites Susan Haefner and Samuel Lloyd, Jr., seen in last summer’s smash hit, Mamma Mia!. Beloved actress/singer Rosemary Clooney delighted America for nearly five decades.  Her story comes to life in TENDERLY, an inspiring new...

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Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents: Once – Beginning June 27th

Jun 14, 2017 in News

This Vermont premiere is a must-see. ONCE won eight awards at the 2012 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Based on the film of the same name, Once also won the 2008 Academy Award for Best Original Song. This musical hit from stage to screen will open the 2017 Mainstage season at the Weston Playhouse. Set in Dublin, this soaring romantic tale chronicles the chance meeting of an Irish street musician and a young Czech woman. The musical features an ensemble of actor/singer/musicians, who together discover tenderness in unexpected places and...

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WESTON ANNOUNCES 2017 SUMMER SEASON

Nov 29, 2016 in News

Contact: Emily Pariseau                                                          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel. 802-824-8167 x 112 Email: epariseau@westonplayhouse.org Date: November 29, 2016 WESTON ANNOUNCES 2017 SUMMER SEASON Broadway Hits, Vermont Premieres, and the opening of a new Second Stage Vermont’s award-winning Weston Playhouse Theatre Company announces a blockbuster line-up for its 81st summer season, continuing its tradition of “celebrating the classics and nurturing the...

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WESTON CELEBRATES ANOTHER BIRTHDAY

Aug 4, 2016 in News

On Friday, August 12 from 5 to 7pm, everyone is invited to pack a picnic basket and come to Weston’s town Green to honor the nine pioneer women who 130 years ago turned a smelly frog pond and muddy swamp into what is now called the most beautiful Town Green in Vermont. Come listen to a free concert by the enchanting Blue Flames Steel Band who for the 8th year are donating their talent an time to a festive community celebration. Come and visit the anniversary year upgrading of our beautiful Park with the freshly painted bandstand, repaired...

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David Sanger Returns to Weston on 8/14

Aug 1, 2016 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 1, 2016 Media Contact: kpace@westonplayhouse.org p: (802) 379-3617 www.westonplayhouse.org Weston Playhouse welcomes David Sanger for return engagement Weston, VT. New York Times’ National Security Correspondent David E. Sanger returns to Weston Playhouse for a special one-night-only lecture on August 14: “A Raucous Election. A World Afire.” Tickets are on sale now and include Sanger’s take on current events, and a moderated audience question and answer session, followed by a dessert reception with an...

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Mamma Mia! lights up the stage at Weston Playhouse

Jul 27, 2016 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2016   Media Contact: kpace@westonplayhouse.org p: (802) 379-3617 www.westonplayhouse.org Mamma Mia! lights up the stage at Weston Playhouse Weston, VT. Continuing a full tilt schedule of summer entertainment, Weston presents one of Broadway’s longest-running hits and the feel-good musical of the season! The Vermont Premiere of Mamma Mia! lights up the MainStage from August 4 through August 20. Written by Catherine Johnson, with music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus, and Stig Anderson, the story...

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Local Chorus Celebrates the Changing Seasons in Song

Jul 1, 2016 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Allison Devery, 802-540-1784, contact@counterpointchorus.org Local Chorus Celebrates the Changing Seasons in Song Concerts around the State July 22-25 Montpelier, June 20, 2016 – In July, Counterpoint, Vermont’s professional vocal ensemble, will join Northfield-based pianist Alison Cerutti, in “Seasons,” an exciting and eclectic celebration of the changes of the year. The program includes the complete Estaciones Portenas (Seasons of Buenos Aires), a set of four tangos by Argentine master Astor Piazzolla,...

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MAN OF LA MANCHA — Opens the Weston Playhouse MainStage June 28th

Jun 13, 2016 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2016 Media Contact: kpace@westonplayhouse.org p: (802) 379-3617 www.westonplayhouse.org MAN OF LA MANCHA — Opens the Weston Playhouse MainStage June 28th Weston, VT. The Weston Playhouse Theatre Company launches its 80th anniversary season with an epic musical adventure. MAN OF LA MANCHA begins performances on JUNE 28 with all of the fanfare one would expect from Vermont’s longest-running professional theatre company. A bold and charismatic cast comes together with a renowned creative team to present...

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Weston Birthday Bash Featured on Vermont Public Radio

Jun 9, 2016 in News

Click here is view the article on the Weston Birthday Bash by the Vermont Public Radio.

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Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents: Schoolhouse Rock, Live! — Opens June 23rd

Jun 5, 2016 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 3, 2016   Media Contact: kpace@westonplayhouse.org p: (802) 379-3617 www.westonplayhouse.org   Weston Playhouse Theatre Company Presents: Schoolhouse Rock, Live! — Opens June 23rd Weston, VT.  The Emmy Award-winning 1970s Saturday morning cartoon series that taught history, grammar, math, science, and politics through clever, tuneful songs is not only making a small-screen comeback, it’s instructing a whole new generation to “Unpack Your Adjectives” and “Do The Circulation” on the musical...

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