Rhiannon Giddens Brings Her Genius to St. Jay

KCP Performing Arts Series presents Grammy winner and MacArthur Fellow Rhiannon Giddens, Friday, June 22, 6:30 PM in St. Johnsbury Academy’s Fuller Hall. Rhiannon Giddens is a 2017 MacArthur “genius” award and the co-founder of the GRAMMY award-winning string band Carolina Chocolate Drops, in which she also plays banjo and fiddle. She began gaining recognition as a solo artist when she stole the show at the T … Continue reading Rhiannon Giddens Brings Her Genius to St. Jay

Summer Music

FREE concerts at Dog Mountain presented by Catamount Arts this summer, thanks to a $25k grant from the Levitt Foundation to support the St. Johnbury Music Series. Amy Ash Nixon writes in the Caledonian-Record: Talk about starting off the New Year with a bang, Catamount Arts and Dog Mountain got great news when they were notified that they were chosen for the second year for … Continue reading Summer Music

Summer Concert Series

Dog Mountain Concert Series To Kick-Off In July by Todd Wellington (published in the Caledonian-Record, Apr 29, 2017; Updated Apr 30, 2017) There’s a new concert series coming to town this year and it promises to be no ordinary event. Catamount Arts, in partnership with the non-profit Levitt Foundation of Los Angeles, California, is producing 12 weeks of concerts at Dog Mountain on Spaulding Road … Continue reading Summer Concert Series

KCP Presents: Momix

Feb 17 – Lyndon Institute “They are inspired vaudevillians, creating slapstick, science fiction and improvisational surprise. Such quick, bright explosions of theatricality are delightful tricks and crowd pleasers. Their audience floats out on a dizzying high of pleasure.” – Chicago Tribune Celebrated for its exceptional inventiveness and ability to conjure a world of surrealistic images and stunning physical beauty, MOMIX is a captivating company of … Continue reading KCP Presents: Momix

Havana Cuba All-Stars

Caribbean Rhythms to a Pulsing Beat Monday, October 17, 7:00PM St. Johnsbury Academy Fuller Hall (1000 Main Street) Direct from Havana, Cuba, in their debut North American tour! Comprised of Cuba’s greatest and most prominent musicians, the Havana Cuba All-Stars band makes its debut tour of the United States with “Cuban Nights,” an electrifying program of music celebrating the extraordinary cultural legacy of Cuba. Drawing … Continue reading Havana Cuba All-Stars

Readings with Billy Collins

Saturday, September 10 at 7PM (St. Johnsbury Academy Fuller Hall) Billy Collins is known for making the ordinary extraordinary. His poetry can infuse common objects with surprising meaning. Take, for example, his poem “The Country,” which begins with a simple contemplation of a match and turns to something much larger, embedded in memory. This presentation is part of the William Eddy Lecture Series, which was … Continue reading Readings with Billy Collins