Events for March 29, 2019
Events for March 29, 2019
An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019
Join us for our new Friday morning Story Time with our children's bookseller Necole Zemp as she reads picture books every Friday at 10:30am!
An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Friday, repeating until January 3, 2020
INNKEEPERS WELCOME PARTY EVERY FRIDAY 6 - 7PM All Wilburton Inn and vacation home guests are invited to the Wilburton Inn mansion to meet the Levis family innkeepers and mingle with the other guests. Please join us for refreshments and a warm welcome to begin your Vermont vacation.
Please join us in welcoming back to the Northshire, Ariel Lawhon, a rising star of historical suspense and a staff favorite! She unravels the extraordinary twists and turns in Anna Anderson’s fifty-year battle to be recognized as Anastasia Romanov. Is she the beloved daughter, revered icon, and Russian grand duchess or is she an imposter, liar, and the thief of another woman’s legacy? Countless others have rendered their verdict. Now it is your turn. Russia, July 17, 1918: Under direct orders from Vladimir Lenin, Bolshevik secret police force Anastasia Romanov, along with the entire imperial family, into a damp basement in Siberia, where they face a merciless firing squad. None survive. At least that is what the executioners have always claimed. Germany, February 17, 1920: A young woman bearing an uncanny resemblance to Anastasia Romanov is pulled shivering and senseless from a canal. Refusing to explain her presence in the freezing water or even acknowledge her rescuers, she is taken to the hospital where an examination reveals that her body is riddled with countless, horrific scars. When she finally does speak, this frightened, mysterious young woman claims to be the Russian grand duchess. The question of who Anna Anderson is....
Laurel and Hardy - profiled in the new movie “Stan and Ollie” - are one of the most iconic comedy teams in movie history. Their films have entertained generations and are delighting new audiences today. In this program, silent film historian Ben Model presents three of their classic silent comedy shorts: PUTTING PANTS ON PHILIP, WRONG AGAIN, and BIG BUSINESS. Model, resident silent film accompanist at MoMA (NY) and the Library of Congress, will introduce the films and perform his own original musical scores for the movies, and will hold a Q&A after the screening.
The Dorset Players will be presenting The 16th Annual One Act Festival on March 29 & 30 and April 5 & 6 at 7:30 PM and March 31 and April 7 at 2:00 PM at the Dorset Playhouse. The evening features four plays –“ H.R.” written by Eric Coble and directed by Janet Groom; “The Game” written by Natalie Bates and directed by Peter Van Haverbeke; “A Marriage Proposal” written by Anton Chekhov and directed by Don Petersen and “Compos Mentis” written by Marilyn Millstone and directed by Janet Groom. Tickets are available online at dorsetplayers.org or by calling 802-867-5777. The box office will be open March, 26, 27,28 and April 3,4 from 4-7 and 2 hours before each performance. Sponsors are Blue Flame Gas, Express Copy and Kevin O’Toole, Esq. Produced by Lynne Worth, the evening features 11 actors – Susan Altoft, Maripat Barlow-Layne, Dawn Goetz, Debby Goldman, Joelle Greenland, Jon Mathewson, Kevin O’Toole, Erin Norton, Tom Norton, Danica Stein and Jack Workman.