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March Happenings at Next Stage

Welcome to the March Heads-up from Next Stage! Here’s a quick run down of what’s happening at 15 Kimball Hill in the heart of Putney VT. We rang out Feb with an outstanding performance by Caravan of Thieves, and will open March on the 4th with Next Stage Speaks. VT Poet Laureate Chard DeNiord hosts […]

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Vocalists Samirah Evans and Evelyn Harris paying tribute to Nina Simone and Etta James

Originally published in The Brattleboro Reformer Thursday, February 11, 2016. By Dave Madeloni – Special to the Reformer Vocalists Samirah Evans and Evelyn Harris in Putney PUTNEY >> I suspect that I am not the only one who was mesmerized by the Oscar nominated documentary “What Happened Miss Simone.” The next day I went searching […]

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Listen to Next Stage on WOOL-FM

Give a listen! Great interview on Monsters and Hamsters (live on WOOL-FM Wednesday nights from 7-9PM) with Maria, all about NSAP, the renovation, the Christine Ohlman dance/concert, and everything Next Stage for the coming year! Maria Basescu, Executive Director of Next Stage Arts; 12/30/2015 by Monsters And Hamsters on Mixcloud  

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Crews race to finish the Next Stage in Putney last Friday for its reopening celebration Friday. (Photos by Kristopher Radder / Reformer Staff)

Next Stage Arts celebrates reopening

Originally published in The Brattleboro Reformer Wednesday, December 9, 2015. By Maddi Shaw mshaw@reformer.com @MadelineShaw2 on Twitter GrooveBarbers and Putney Central School Chorus join voices PUTNEY — A total transformation of the Next Stage, Arts Project theater will be complete in time for its reopening event Friday. As of last Saturday, paint was drying, walls […]

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Next Stage ready to show off its $1.6 million renovation

Originally published in The Commons issue #335 (Wednesday, December 9, 2015). Weekend concerts with The GrooveBarbers, River Singers christen revamped theater By Randolph T. Holhut/The Commons PUTNEY—After being closed for six months, Next Stage will reopen its newly-renovated performance space on 15 Kimball Hill this weekend with a trio of shows. In what Next Stage […]

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