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The Vermont Flurry Snow Sculpture Festival

THE VERMONT FLURRY transforms the Woodstock Village Green into a celebration of winter and the visual arts. Cheer on professional snow sculpting teams as they compete to create large, stunning sculptures, and be amazed as these works of art come to life over a three-day period. An unforgettable Village centerpiece! Free and open to the public.

When: February 13-15

Where: Woodstock Village Green

Learn more: http://www.pentanglearts.org/the-vermont-flurry-woodstock-snow-sculpture...

Jam with Interplay Jazz & Arts

Jazz

For over 20 years Interplay Jazz and Arts has been providing small class learning in jazz, blues, big band, gospel, drawing, painting, drumming, dancing and poetry. Focus is on exploration, creativity, and fun. From our weeklong summer camp to monthly jam sessions and weekend or day workshops, our instructors from the best schools in the world make learning fun and build relationships that last lifetimes through the making of music and art.

Attend their workshop February 7th from 9:00am to 4:00pm or join in on their jam session February 19th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.

Learn more: http://interplayjazzandarts.org

Experience London Theatre in Woodstock!

Skylight

Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan are featured in the highly anticipated West End production of David Hare’s Skylight, directed by Stephen Daldry, broadcast live from London’s West End by National Theatre Live.

On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis (Carey Mulligan) receives an unexpected visit from her former lover, Tom Sergeant (Bill Nighy), a successful and charismatic restaurateur whose wife has recently died. As the evening progresses, the two attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship only to find themselves locked in a dangerous battle of opposing ideologies and mutual desires.

Skylight is directed by Academy Award®-nominated director Stephen Daldry, who recently directed the sell-out West End production of The Audience with Helen Mirren, which was also broadcast to cinemas by National Theatre Live. Bill Nighy, whose extensive film credits include Love Actually, Notes on a Scandal and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and whose stage roles include Pravda and the world premiere of David Hare’s The Vertical Hour on Broadway, plays alongside Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby, An Education) who is making her West End stage debut, and Matthew Beard (An Education, One Day, The Look of Love).

Skylight was originally produced at the National Theatre in 1995, before transferring to the West End and Broadway, and won an Olivier Award for Best Play.

For more information: http://www.pentanglearts.org/nt-live-skylight-thu-jan-22-730-pm/

It's that time of year again! Sleigh Ride Weekend at Billings Farm!

Bundle up and head to Billings Farm for this winter treat!

For just one weekend in January, there will be Horse-drawn sleigh rides, sledding with jack jumper sleds, and programs and activities for all ages plus the award-winning documentary, A Time For Justice.

Climb aboard the horse-drawn sleigh and enjoy a scenic ride through the frosty farm fields. Warm up with a visit to the operating dairy farm and learn more about the Jersey herd and calves, draft horses, oxen, and Southdown sheep including An Introduction to Milking and Milking the Herd at 3:15 p.m. each day. In the Visitor Center, enjoy a cup of hot cider.

For more information: http://www.billingsfarm.org/programs-events/special_events/jansleighride...

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