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List of 20 news stories.

  • Don't Miss Mamma Mia this March!

    Burr and Burton Performing Arts presents the international smash phenomenon and Tony and Grammy Award-nominated Mamma Mia! on March 19, 20, 21, 22, and 23 at 6:30 pm with an additional matinee on March 23rd at 2 pm in the Riley Center for the Arts.
  • It was a great weekend at the Yale Model UN conference!

    The BBA Model UN team attended the Yale Model UN Conference last weekend. Many students were attending their first ever conference, and I was grateful to see their hard work paying off--meeting and working with 2000 interesting and talented peers from 200 schools and 40 countries.
  • Love Poetry? Look out for Poetry Out Loud in February.

    This semester, Burr and Burton is excited to participate in Poetry Out Loud, a national arts education and recitation contest. Poetry Out Loud helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about literary history and contemporary life. If you're interested in learning more about Poetry Out Loud, ask your English or Humanities teacher for more information. 
  • New Works Theater & Dance Project Tomorrow, January 26th!

    On Friday, January 26th, 2024 at 6:30 pm in the Riley Center for The Arts, Burr and Burton Academy’s Performing Arts and English Departments will present the Theater & Dance New Works Project. 

     
  • Bulldogs on the Boards: BBA Theater Students Shine on the American Stage

    BBA theater grads are acting and writing plays on the American stage.

    ERIN NORTON '21
    Erin Norton a BBA Alum Class of 2021, and a Creative Writing Student at Emerson College Class of 2025 is excited to share that an original play of theirs will be produced as a full-scale production in the springtime at Emerson College.  She is thankful that at BBA she was able to follow her passion and appreciates being able to explore and find her passion for acting a playwriting through all that BBA offers.
     
     
    RILEY VOGEL '18
    Riley Vogel a BBA Alum Class of 2021, and Alum of Roosevelt University '22 with a BFA in Musical Theater is proud to be appearing as Cosmo Brown in Singin' In The Rain at the Waterfront Playhouse in Key West, FLA. Just 6 weeks after graduating from BBA, Riley appeared in A Chorus Line as Larry produced by the Bucks County Center for the Performing Arts in Doylestown, PA. With his home base in Chicago, Riley has been working constantly since his graduation in 2022 throughout the United States.
  • Honoring the Past: Former Headmaster Robert Kennedy Passes Away at 78

    Earlier this month, former Headmaster Robert Kennedy passed away at age 78. Kennedy spent 15 years as the Headmaster of Burr and Burton from 1978-1993. During his tenure, Kennedy stewarded Burr and Burton through several fundraising campaigns and academic improvements. He was known to his students as an avid fisherman and outdoorsman.
  • Annual Drinking Water Test Information

    We are pleased to announce that our annual drinking water tests revealed that our water is safe to drink.
  • Asbestos Plan Notification

    The Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) 40 CFR 763.93 {g} {4} requires that written notification be given that the following schools / buildings have Asbestos Management Plans for the safe control and maintenance of asbestos containing material found in their buildings. 
  • Prof. Hollander shares how basketball can save the world

    On a mission to get the word out about How Basketball Can Save the World, NYU Professor David Hollander came to BBA on Wednesday to share his ideas on how the principles that make basketball a great game can be applied to make positive change.
  • Winter Showcase Tonight!

    Get your tickets now for the Winter Showcase! Tickets can be purchased at BBATICKETS.COM and are $5.00 for BBA Students, Staff, and Faculty and $7.00 for the General Public.

    Burr and Burton Academy’s Performing Arts Department is proud to present A Winter Showcase of Dance, Drama, and Film TONIGHT December 14, 2023, at 6:30 pm in the Riley Center for the Arts. The performance of this semester's dance, acting, and film classes include classical, contemporary, original written scenes and film projects from the Cinema Class and various dance pieces including musical theater favorite “Crunchy Granola”, hip hop, and lyrical jazz pieces
  • Bulldogs on the Boards: BBA Students in Local Performances

    BBA actors are out in the community, acting in multiple local productions this holiday season. Read on to learn what these Bulldog actors have been up to--and check out some upcoming performance dates! (You won't want to miss The Sound of Music coming up in Bennington!)
  • 13 Students attend VSADA Leadership Conference in Burlington

    Approximately 250 student athletes from all over Vermont attended the Vermont State Athletic Directors Association Athletic Leadership Conference was held Monday, Nov 13th and Tuesday, Nov 14th at the Double Tree Conference Center in Burlington VT.
  • Farm and Food Studies 2023 Fall Recap

    Farm and Food Studies are wrapping up a harvest season with lots of learning, exciting experiences, and plenty to look forward to this winter!
  • Winter Concert December 5th

    The Burr and Burton Academy Music Department will present a Winter Concert Tuesday, December 5th, 6:30 p.m. in the Riley Center for the Arts.  The performance will showcase a diverse menu of music presented by various instrumental and vocal ensembles. Tickets are available at bbatickets.com, $7.00 for adults and $5.00 for students. A livestream link to the performance can be found here. Contact Julie Freebern at jfreebern@burrburton.org for more information.


  • Chris Waker Visits Burr and Burton

    On Monday former Burr and Burton student Chris Waker visited BBA to catch up with students and faculty about perspective and resilience in the face of sudden tragedy.
  • BBA Photos on Vidigami - Log In Today!

    Vidigami is a password protected website where you can find BBA photos. Check your email for your invitation to create a Vidigami account. 
  • BBA Welcomes New Chair of the Board

    Burr and Burton is excited to announce that Charley Stevenson, parent of two BBA alumni and a trustee since 2020, has been appointed Chair of the Board of Trustees, succeeding longtime Trustee Ed Campbell.

    Stevenson brings a broad range of experiences in education to his role as chair. Starting his career as a math and science teacher, Stevenson taught at middle and high schools for several years before joining the staff at Williams College as an advisor and resource coordinator. 
  • Celebrating BBA Unified

    On Monday, BBA was thrilled to host a special assembly celebrating Unified programs for the Special Olympics presentation of the Unified Champion School banner. 
  • Fall Play Tickets on Sale!

    Tickets for the fall play, A Few Good Men, are on sale today at BBAtickets.com! Don't miss BBA Performing Arts rendition of this intense military drama, and find out: can you handle the truth?
  • The French Exchange was Awesome!

    This past couple weeks BBA enjoyed the visit of our French friends from our sister school in Pau, France. They enjoyed attending classes with their American correspondents, climbing mountains all over the area, carving pumpkins, eating cider donuts, doing the slide at Bromley Mtn, trying a maple creamee, and seeing the fall foliage.