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Young Tradition Touring Group at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury

24 March 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Town Hall Theater

The Young Tradition Touring Group will perform at the Town Hall Theater in Middlebury.  Featured will be artist leaders, youth leaders and members of the 2017/2018 Touring Group.  $20 admission, which supports the Touring Group project.  More info about Town Hall Theater at www.townhalltheater.org.  More info about the Touring Group from mark.sustic@gmail.com.

The Young Tradition Touring Group consists of teen players, singers and dancers who focus on learning and performing traditional music and dance repertoire over the course of 9 months, starting in September and ending in early May at Young Tradition Weekend, including an April performance tour.  The group plans a visit to Scotland in late April 2018.  Group members learn from and are supported by a group manager, artist leaders and youth leaders, in addition to exchanges with young performers and organizations while on the performance tour.

The group is supported by artist leaders Pete Sutherland and Dominque Dodgeyouth leader Oliver Scanlon, and manager Mark Sustic, the 2017/2018 Young Tradition Touring Group includes 24 auditioned members ranging in age from 12 to 20. Though most Touring Group members are from throughout Vermont, the group also includes members from Massachusetts and the Adirondacks in New York State.

The evening will include 2 sets with an intermission.  The first half will feature artist leaders and youth leaders with members of the Touring Group.  The second half will feature the full Touring Group.

For information about the Touring Group and Young Tradition Vermont visit www.youngtraditionvermont.org, see Young Tradition Vermont on Facebook, or contact Touring Group manager Mark Sustic (mark.sustic@gmail.com).

Young Tradition Touring Group 1/27/18 (1 member missing from this photo)

 

Young Tradition Touring Group 10/28/17 (3 members missing from this photo)

 

Young Tradition Touring Group 12/2/17 (7 members missing in this photo)

 

Pete Sutherland

 

Dominique Dodge

 

Oliver Scanlon

 

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