Greensboro Vermont is the southernmost town in Orleans County, in the beautifully scenic Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, an area that National Geographic selected as part of their geotourism program for sustainable destinations. The town includes the places of Campbells Corners, East Greensboro, Gebbie Corner, Greensboro Four Corners, Greensboro Bend, The Four Corners, Tolmans Corner, and Burlington Point.
Circus Smirkus, a non-profit youth circus, is based here. Some notable people from Greensboro include: professor emeritus at Princeton University, Robert Gilpin; author John Gunther; cross-country skier Andrew Johnson; scholar & editor, Bliss Perry; US Chief Justice William Hubbs Rehnquist; filmmaker & actor, Duncan M. Rogers; and Pulitzer Prize winning author, Wallace Stegner.
Improvisation is not just for actors, it’s a basic life skill that is rarely taught. Justin Lander (Modern Times Theatre, Vermont Vaudeville) teaches this amazing youth workshop that focuses on foundation improvisation techniques, the basics of storytelling, character development, and physicality for the stage. The class is limited to 20 students and will run for 6 weeks on Wednesdays starting February 7th with a one-time registration fee of $60. The class is open to youth ages 12-18.
T’ai Chi is a sequence of precise body movements, performed slowly and with little effort, that balance the flow of energy within the body. Developed in China where it has been practiced regularly by millions for millenia,T’ai Chi requires no special clothes or equipment, keeps you on your feet, takes only minutes a day, can be learned at any age, and builds internal health. If you find it difficult to concentrate, can’t find time for sports or regular exercise, or feel that your life is wearing you out and making you tense, then perhaps you should discover T’ai Chi Ch’uan. Winter is an excellent time to build up your immune system while improving balance and flexibility. Practiced regularly, T’ai Chi will achieve that and more. Instructor Alan Erdossy brings T’ai Chi Chu’an to HCA. Alan will lead a six week class starting February 8th – March 15th. The registration fee for 6 classes is $65. To register, or for additional information please contact Alan at 802-223-5125 or email email@example.com
An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.