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Here we go again: Stowe Theatre Guild’s third show of the summer is “Mamma Mia!” — the story of Sophie Sheridan, a young woman planning her wedding who sets off to find her biological father.

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“The Wizard of Oz” comes to the Lost Nation Theater stage this weekend for Theater For Kids By Kids, with five performances Aug. 16 through 18. The musical is the culmination project of a two-week musical theater and technical design intensive with 20 aspiring actors aged 10 to 17; Taryn Noe…

‘On Golden Pond’ by Ernest Thompson continues during the Valley Players’ 40th anniversary season Aug. 9 through 18, with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m. For the first time in Valley Players’ history, all the plays this season have been previously pro…

Jamie Elman and Eli Batalion, self-proclaimed “performers first, noshers second and filmmakers third,” eat their way around Montreal in “Chewdaism.” ‘Chewdaism: A Taste of Montreal’ is the final installment in the 4th Stowe Jewish Film Festival at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 122 Hour…

The Valley Players have begun a 13-month long 40th season at the Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main St., Waitsfield. For the first time in Valley Players’ history, all the plays this season have been previously produced by the group. The next play is “On Golden Pond” by Ernest Thompson, direc…

Jack (Katelyn Shaw of Morrisville), Rapunzel (Annalise Durocher of Fairfax), Cinderella (Jennifer Benjamin of Morristown), and Little Red (Holly Ray Sherrer of St. Albans) are just a few of the fairy tale characters featured in the musical “Into the Woods,” Hyde Park Opera House, 85 Main St.…

Come to the ‘Cabaret’ as local actress Taryn Noelle takes on the iconic role of Sally Bowles in “Cabaret” at Lost Nation Theater’s 31st season, Thursday to Saturday, July 25 to 27 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, July 28 at 2 p.m. at City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main St., Montpelier. Created by John K…

Stowe Theatre Guild’s production of “The Diary of Anne Frank” opens in 1942 with Anne, played by Cate Stuart of Ohio, skipping around the family’s new quarters — the attic above her father’s business, where the family will live until World War II comes to an end and it’s safe to be Jewish again.

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Cate Stuart plays Anne Frank in “The Diary of Anne Frank,” July 17 through Aug. 3 at Stowe Theatre Guild. The play is directed by Scott Weigand and produced by Matthew Pierce of Waterbury; the cast includes Adam Silverman and Cynthia Seckler as Otto and Edith Frank, Evie Caserta as Margot Fr…

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