ArtSmart- The Met Opera understanding the story of AIDA— May 7 @ 12:00 pm
Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center ArtSmart -Opera Series is delighted to bring Erik Kronke to moderate the pre-opera sessions for February- May The Met Opera in HD film presentations. Erik brings knowledge of opera as both a performer and opera connoisseur to the 45- minute preshow background talk. Bring a bag lunch* to enjoy this on stage discussion.
The Met Opera Live in HD: AIDA (Verdi)— May 7 @ 01:00 pm
In what should be a highlight of the new season, soprano Anna Netrebko sings her first Met Aida, going toe-to-toe with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili as Amneris. Tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko is Radamès, and Nicola Luisotti takes the podium for the Met’s monumental production. NOTE DAY CHANGE TO TUESDAY MAY 7 at 1pm Run time: 3 hrs 36 min (2 intermissions)
TEDxStowe— May 9 @ 06:30 pm
Now in its second year, TEDxStowe aspires to be a window into Vermont today. An event which offers a rare opportunity to connect through big ideas and conversations that matter. Our speakers represent today’s thought leaders, movement starters and business innovators from across Vermont.
The Man Who Planted Trees— Monday, May 13, 2019, at 9:30am & 12pm
Hear the wind, feel the rain, smell the lavender, and laugh along with Dog. In this ecologically inspired tale, a French shepherd sets out to plant a forest and transform a barren wasteland, acorn by acorn. This uplifting and unforgettable story shows the difference one man (and his dog) can make to the world. In its eleven years of touring, The Man Who Planted Trees has become a favorite of audiences around the world. “It is very, very rare to find something that appeals as effortlessly to children and adults as this magical show,” raves the Scotsman.