Audio Described Shows - Vermont Council of the Blind

13 March 2017

THE VERMONT COUNCIL OF THE BLIND

The Vermont Council of the Blind will be audio describing and subsidizing the cost of the following shows:

Sunday April 9th The Lyric Production of " 9 to 5, THE MUSICAL" at The Flynn Theater, Burlington.  Three women work at the office of Consolidated Industries under the eye of President Franklin Hart, Jr.  He makes their lives miserable.  They plot revenge, eventually having him disappear.  The make changes in the office using his name.  One comedic thing after another occurs at the office and in their personal lives.  Arrive by 1:30 for a 2:00 PM curtain.  Tickets are $25.00 for members.  IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND, SEND YOUR REQUEST ASAP, WE HAVE LIMITED SUBSIDIZED TICKETS.

Wednesday June 28th at St. Michael's Playhouse, Colchester, "MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET".  A musical based on the true story of the recording session that brought together Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins.  Hits include "Blue Suede Shoes," "Walk the Line," "Ghost Riders," "Sixteen Tons," "Folsom Prison Blues," "Fever," "Hound Dog," and many more.  Arrive by 7:30 for an 8 PM curtain.  Tickets are $20.00 for members.

Wednesday July 12th at St. Michael's Playhouse, Colchester, "MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET".  The story of Clara Nowak and her three grown daughters, who have known they were special ever since the night the Blessed Mother appeared to Grandpa in his barbershop.  The neighbors look to their 20 foot commemorative shrine as a beacon of faith and hope.  Daughter Ruth plans to write and star in a one woman show about the family miracle.  However, the family's faith is shaken when comic twists and turns reveal surprising new information.  Arrive by 7:30 for an 8 PM curtain.  Tickets are $20.00 for members.

Wednesday July 26th at St. Michael's Playhouse, Colchester, "MURDER FOR TWO".  Two actors play 13 roles in this witty homage to old-fashioned murder mysteries.  Making classic musical comedy with a dash of Agatha Christie.  Arrive by 7:30 for an 8 PM curtain.  Tickets are $20.00 for members.

Wednesday August 9th at St. Michael's Playhouse, Colchester, "YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU."  The audience is introduced to the free thinking Sycamore family and the mayhem that ensues when their daughter's fiancé  brings his conservative straight laced parents to dinner on the wrong night.  The Sycamore's zany antics and unconventional ways offer hope that love and laughter lead to happiness.  An evening of screwball magic.  Arrive by 7:30 for an 8 PM curtain.  Tickets are $20.00 for members.

Wednesday August 16th at The Weston Playhouse, Weston. "THE MUSIC MAN."  A fast talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, cons the townspeople of River City, Iowa into paying for a boys' band that he has no intention of organizing.  But when he falls for Marion, the librarian, his plans to skip ton with the cash are foiled a a town is transformed.  The day will include lunch and the matinee.  More information will follow.

Please send a list of the shows you wish to attend and a check made payable to VCB by May 1 for the St. Michael's shows:

Carol Ann Richman, Treasurer

The Vermont Council of the Blind

15 Yandow Drive

South Burlington, VT 05403

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