Rusty DeWees is one of the characters in the independent comedy film “Made in Vermont,” being shown at the Grange Hall Cultural Center in Waterbury Center for two showings on Saturday, Jan. 25, at 4:30 and 7 p.m.

What is beauty? John Keats tells us that “truth is beauty, beauty truth,” while William Shakespeare argued that “beauty is bought by judgment of the eye, not utter'd by base sale of chapmen's tongues.”

Stowe commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp on Sunday, Jan. 26, at 5 p.m. at the Jewish Community of Greater Stowe with a screening and discussion of the short HBO documentary “The Number on Great-Grandpa’s Arm.”

William Shatner will be live on stage Thursday, Jan. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Flynn MainStage, 153 Main St., Burlington. After a screening of the now-classic “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan,” Shatner will tell behind-the-scenes stories from portraying the original Captain James T. Kirk in th…

Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center is showing two snow-sports movies in conjunction with a handful of local businesses. Warren’s Miller’s “Timeless” will be shown Sunday, Dec. 22, 7 p.m., and Teton Gravity Research’s “Winterland” will be shown Friday, Dec. 27, 7 p.m., both at the Spruce Peak…

Spruce Peak Arts, in conjunction with the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum, hosts Mountainfilm on Tour on Friday, Oct. 25, and Saturday, Oct. 26, a showcase of inspiring documentary short films covering adventure, sports, environment and culture.

A behind-the-scenes video of “The Waterbury Special,” detailing the making of the art installation on the train bridge near the Route 2-100 roundabout, premieres with a showing Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. in the Steele Community Room at the Waterbury Municipal Office, 28 North Main St. The…

A documentary about a gun shop and the community in and around it — conceived by a Stowe filmmaker — has been nominated for a regional Emmy award.

In the summer of 2006, film director Mike Leonard joined the 251 Club, an organization dedicated to visiting all the towns and cities in Vermont. With his two best friends in tow, Leonard traveled the state interviewing locals and filming some of Vermont’s most celebrated places. A decade la…

Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, in collaboration with seven regional social justice organizations, will screen Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas Interview on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. and Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 1 p.m., at the arts center, 1 Hourglass Lane, Stowe. At a moment when the is…

Jamie Elman and Eli Batalion, self-proclaimed “performers first, noshers second and filmmakers third,” eat their way around Montreal in “Chewdaism.” ‘Chewdaism: A Taste of Montreal’ is the final installment in the 4th Stowe Jewish Film Festival at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 122 Hour…

The fourth annual Stowe Jewish Film Festival continues with three more films screened at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center over the next month. On Wednesday, July 23, the film is “Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me (2017).” Directed by Sam Pollard, it’s billed as the “first major documentar…

The Metropolitan Opera’s music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, leads an accomplished ensemble in Francis Poulenc’s “Dialogues des Carmelites,” a devastating modern masterpiece of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard is the young Blanche de La Force, opposite Met legend Karita Ma…

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