Arts, Dining & Entertainment

6th annual Dancing with the Rutland Stars sells out Paramount

Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m.—RUTLAND—The 6th annual Dancing with the Rutland Stars event returns to the Paramount Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m  It’s forecasted to be bigger and better than last year with more surprises and fun in store.
This year’s “stars” are: Tom Cohen, president of Carpet Warehouse; Marleen Cenate, SVP of business services at Heritage Family Credit Union; Sara Gilbert, assistant director of Rutland Economic Development Corp.; Thomas Hartigan, cccupational therapist of Rutland Regional Medical Center; Chris LaFlamme, Jr., owner of LaFlamme’s Inc.; Russ Marsan, owner of Carpenter & Costin; and Eliza Wilcox, leader of HR and safety at Green Mountain Power.
Their professional partners are: David Allan, of Green Mountain Swing Dancing & Brandon Music; Bill Kelley, owner of Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center; Heather Brouillard, owner of Miss Lorraine’s School of Dance; Adam King of Studio Fitness; Sheila McCutcheon of Miss Jackie’s Studio of Dance; Tracy Tedesco of Fitness Made Fun!; Kylee Lawrence, owner and instructor of Studio 15, Academy of the Arts.
While the entertaining nature of the event is certainly a draw for the dancers, most are compelled to participate in the performance because of the important cause the event supports. All event proceeds benefit the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice’s Kids on the Move and Pediatric High-Tech rehabilitation programs.
Tickets are sold out for this event. For more info, visit

Photo courtesy of RAVNAH
Professional dancer Adam King of Studio Fitness dances practices with Rutland star Eliza Wilcox, leader of HR and safety at Green Mountain Power.

Mountain Times Newsletter

Sign up below to receive the weekly newsletter, which also includes top trending stories and what all the locals are talking about!