Around Town June 2

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Gilbert’s and Sullivan’s Ruddifgore comes to Longwood.

The Savoy Company comes to Longwood Gardens for Ruddigore, (The Witches Curse) Gilbert and Sullivan’s satirical take on the Victorian melodrama genre. Ruddigore’s zany plot has it all — ghosts, witches, curses, disguises, and even a wicked villain who tries to make off with the fair maiden. Show Times are 8:30 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday, June 10 and 11. Reserved seating ticket prices, which include an all-day gardens admission, range in price from $29-$39. Go here to purchase online.

Grab a chair and do some yoga.

The Rachel Kohl Library is bringing back chair yoga this month. It’s happening every Monday in June beginning at 10:30 a.m. The cost for the in-person classes is $30 per month. Sign up and pay in person at the library. Classes run for 40 minutes. Registration is limited to 10 people per class. Call 610-358-3445 for more information or to register.

Voices Underground will hold its second annual Juneteenth Festival in Chester County from June 17-19. Entitled “Journeying Toward Freedom,” the three-day festival will serve as a state-wide commemoration of the second nationally recognized Juneteenth, the oldest-known cultural celebration acknowledging June 19, 1865, as the end of chattel slavery in the United States. Among the events includes a Juneteenth Festival at The Creamery of Kennett Square from noon-8 p.m. The Creamery will host a variety of unique vendors, vibrant music, delicious food, and tastings from African American breweries.

Free concerts at Anson Nixon Park in Kennett Square.

The Kennett Square Park Authority Summer Concert Series is set to kick off this month. The free outdoor concert series at Anson Nixon Park begins June 15 and runs every Wednesday through July. Shows start at 7 p.m. and go until 8:30 p.m.

The City Theatre Co. in Wilmington is offering a Summer Improv Camp from June 27 to July 1 for kids 11-14, and on July 11-15 for teens 15-18. The cost is $200. Class sizes are limited. Go here to register.

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