Happy Holidays! Happy Holidays!
PAWLING CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: “TREE LIGHTING” PAWLING VILLAGE, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4 (6:00 PM ) 845-855-0500.
THE PAWLING HISTORICAL SOCIETY: “DECEMBERFEST” DEC 5,6; 12, 13 (2-4PM) at the John Kane House: 855-5355.
PAWLING CONCERT SERIES CELEBRATING 47 YEARS: NEW YORK POLYPHONY (Dec 18); SULTANS OF STRING (Apr 1); JEREMY DENK (Apr 29) All performances: Friday Eves at 8pm.(Supper is available at the Cave at TP from 6:00-7:30pm ) Further info: Phone: 845-855-3100/ www.pawlingconcertseries.org.
PUTNAM CHORALE: “MAGNIFICAT” (featuring composers Bach Vivaldi Mozart &Purcell) First United Methodist Church, Brewster Sun., Dec 6, 3pm; “COMMUNITY “MESSIAH SING” : Gilead Presbyterian Church, Carmel Sat Dec 12, 7:30pm Info: 845- 520-7574 / www.putnamchorale.org.
THE HUDSON VALLEY PHILHARMONIC at the Bardavon 1869 Opera House: A TOAST TO WMHT (N0v 21, 8pm); MESSIAH (Dec 19, 2pm at UPAC); AURORA BOREALIS(Mar 19, 8pm); BERNSTEIN;S KADDISH (April 16, 8pm); FANTASTIQUE (May 14, 8pm) Further info: 845-473-2072 / www.bardavon.org .
MCKINNEY&DOYLE Fine Foods: Pawling. Enjoy the beautiful paintings by Ann Godesky, Artist of Pawling: 10 Charles Coleman Blvd, Pawling Village, NY. Info: 845-855-3875; www.mckinneyanddoyle.com
THE JOHN KANE HOUSE: A Washington Headquarters National Monument, The Pawling Historical Society is also featuring an ONGOING EXHIBIT OF WORLD WAR II MEMORABILIA by PAWLING VETERANS: 126 E. Main St HOLMES WHALEY LAKE HISTORY EXHIBITION will be featured. “DECEMBERFEST” December 5,6; 12,13 (Festive Holiday Programming) . Further info Gallery Hours and Decemberfest: at 845-855-5355.
PAWLING SHAKESPEARE CLUB: New members heartily welcome to attend. (117 years young): Meets two Mondays per month (September–June). Further info about Fall and Spring Programs: Readings Merchant of Venice; The Merry Wives of Windsor : Rita Schaffer, Pres 914-763-8149; Anne Wagner, Treasurer-855-9261.
DARYL’S HOUSE (Restaurant and Live Music) Rte 22 Pawling: CALENDAR LISTING ALL PERFORMERS, EVENTS AND SPECIAL PROGRAMS on line at www.darylshouse.com / 845-289-0185 Exciting Musicians and entertainers grace their stage throughout the week .
THE PAWLING LIBRARY: A LITTLE SPACE FOR ARTISTS: Meets monthly Fridays: 6:30-7:30pm; CHILDRENS LITERACY: TEEN PROGRAMS an EVENING BOOK CLUB, A WRITER’S CIRCLE, FILM VIEWINGS; many special programs for the whole family. Info and detailed brochure: 845-855-3444 / www.pawlinglibrary.org.
AKIN LIBRARY: PAWLING’S GUNNISON MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY and the QUAKER HILL HISTORICAL MUSEUM Area History, Flora and Fauna Exhibit, Many changing events: 378 Old Quaker Hill Rd. Pawling. Further info: 855-5099.
GALLERY ON THE GREEN : 7 Arch St., Pawling : Gallery hours: 845-855-5642 / www.gotgpawling.com. Updated information about the artists and upcoming exhibitions may be read on the Gallery’s website.
FRONT STREET GALLERY: (Patterson) Changing Exhibitions, Classes, exhibits events and more. For gallery hours, Upcoming exhibiton “BLUE” opened October 18th. Info: 845-490-4542 / email@example.com. Ongoing Visual Arts Classes : Kids Painting with Ink; Wire Earrings made Easy: J. Rodriguez, 917-417-6631; Drawing and Oil Painting: M. Smoot-Sauter, 845-625-7755.
THE GALLERY @ EASTERN HAY: www.thegalleryateasternhay.com / 845-855-0102 ”50 SHADES OF HAY” (thru Nov 21). for further information about upcoming exhibits (485 Route 22 ).
GARRISON ARTS CENTER: (Garrison Landing) PHOTOCENTRIC-a photography exhibition ( thru January 10)Info: 845-424-3960/ www.garrisonartscenter.org.
WESTCHESTER BROADWAY THEATRE (Elmsford) SHOWBOAT (Thru Jan 31; TIM AND SCROOGE: Dec3-27; (Check for Special Entertainment events) Further info: 914-592-2222/ www.BroadwayTheatre.com.
THE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS AT RHINEBECK Upcoming Productions include: WAIT UNTIL DARK (thru Nov 29); “MIRACLE ON WEST 34TH ST”.(thru Dec 20) Further Info: Workshops , Saturday Morning Family Series and Field Trips: www.centerforperformingarts.org/845-876-3080
THEATREWORKS, New Milford, CT: (Celebrating their 47th Season) BELL BOOK AND CANDLE (John Van Druten): Dec 4-Jan 9- Further Details: www.theatreworks.us/ 860-350-6863.
WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY AT DANBURY: The School of Visual and Performing Arts and Music Dept. THE SNOW QUEEN (Dec 12, 13) Complete Information schedules/ tickets for all WesConn Music, Theatre and Visual Arts Events: 203-837-8851/ wcsu.edu/svpa. . Please contact the college for a complete s at 203-837-8350.
NEW PALTZ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK: JULIUS CAESAR THRU Nov 22; A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE (March 3 thru 13); PARADE (April 14-24) www.newpaltz.edu/theatre Info: 845-257-3936.
THE COUNTY PLAYERS ( Wappingers Falls ), OF MICE AND MEN (Thru Nov 21); AUGUST OSAGE COUNTY (Feb 5-20); MEMPHIS (May 6-21) info at 298-1491/ countyplayers.org.
CUNNEEN-HACKETT ARTS CENTER: Vassar Street, Poughkeepsie: Please access their website for a complete calendar of events and exhibitions for the whole family throughout the year. Phone: 845-486-4571/ www. cunneen-hackett.org. TRINITY PLAYERS
VASSAR COLLEGE: (Poughkeepsie)- Permanent Collection and Changing Exhibits at the Loehman Loeb Museum: Info about music and dance concerts, all programs and special events at Vassar this season : arts.vassar.edu / 845-437-7000
CARAMOOR (Katonah) HOLIDAY TEA MUSICALES (Dec 3 thru 17) Schedules/Info: Caramoor.org./ 914-232-1252.
BARD COLLEGE:(Annandale-on-Hudson) Enjoy music dance theatre and so much more year round. fishercenter.bard.edu / 845-758-7900. Brochure and Subscriptions now available for their 26t year
ARTS ON THE LAKE at LAKE CARMEL ARTS CENTER: 640 Rte 52, Kent Workshops and Exhibitions in fine arts; video, writing, photography, theatre arts: ukelele Many Special events and lots more. Further info: www.artsonthelake.org/ 845-228-2685.
SHERMAN PLAYHOUSE: (Sherman, CT) ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND (Dec 4-27) info:860-354-3622 ; firstname.lastname@example.org
AREA ARTS COUNCILS:
ARTS MID HUDSON (formerly DCAC) Arts Mid-Hudson 696 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie : AMH Gallery, 696 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie. Gallery hours, Exhibits, Visual Arts classes, Children’s Classes; Events and Opportunities for Artists throughout Dutchess and Ulster Counties: Info/Website: 845-454-3222/ www.artsmidhudson.org.
PUTNAM ARTS COUNCIL: (Mahopac) Belle Levine Arts Center WINTER CLASSES begin in March: PAINTING, DRAWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, POTTERY, DANCE,YOGA,SPECIAL EXHIBITS AND MANY PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN, TEENS AND ADULTS: Info, Gallery Hours: 845-803-8622. / www.putnamartscouncil.com.
BARDAVON THEATRE/ ULSTER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: MAINSTAGE PERFORMANCE AND SPECIAL EVENTS WITH CELEBRITY GUESTS: Program listings/ schedule/ tickets phone: 845 -473-2072/ www.bardavon.org.
THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER AT PURCHASE COLLEGE: Great performances for the whole family: Brochure /Info: 914-251-6200/www.artcenter.org:
THE TOWNE CRIER (BEACON) OPEN MIC MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS. WEEKLY PRESENTATION OF PERFORMANCES (and delicious foods). 379 Main St. Complete Calendar of events / info:www.Towncrier.com / 845- 855-1300.
DIA MUSEUM (Converted industrial buildings displaying large, CONTEMPORARY WORKS FROM THE 60’S ON: 3 Beekman St. (Beacon): Permanent and changing exhibits and special events-Info: 845-440-0100 / www.diaart.org.
EISENHOWER HALLTHEATRE AT WESTPOINT: Further Performance info: 845-938-4159/www.eisenhowerhall.com
THEATRE AND MORE
THE HALF MOON THEATRE (Hyde Park) A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Dec 4 thru 19); CABARET SERIES (Jan 15,16; Feb 12,13); 6TH ANNUAL TEN MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL (Mar 11-13) ; VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE (Apr 22 thru May 8); HALF MOON HOWL (tba); Tickets/ details: 800-838–3006/ www.halfmoontheatre.org
KAATSBAAN, International Dance Center (Tivoli) ELLEN SINOPOLI DANCE COMPANY (Fri Dec 4, 7:30pm) further info/brochure: 845-757-5106 X 2 / www.kaatsbaan.org.
THE BEACON THEATRE( Main St, Beacon) CLASSES THRU JANUARY 31: Drama; Puppeteering; Musical Theatre; Improv; Body Motion Lab; Ballet; Tap; 845-225-8099 / thebeacontheatre.org.
STUDIO AROUND THE CORNER: (Brewster) 845-368-8330 / www.oththeater.org. Please check website for scheduled events.
SCHOOLHOUSE THEATER: (Croton Falls) Further info and details: www.schoolhousetheater.org ..914-277-8477.
HOWLAND CULTURAL CENTER : (Beacon): . Historic National Landmark:. Further Program Events include Dance and Poetry Evenings/ Info; 845-831-4988/www.howlandculturalcenter.org.
RIDGEFIELD THEATER BARN: (37 Halpin Lane) IMPROV COMEDY SERIES Check out their Black Box Theater, Original Play Readings and many special events Contact: 203-431-9850 / www.ridgefieldtheaterbarn.org
THE BROOKFIELD THEATRE FOR THE ARTS (Brookfield,CT) 58th Season: Info: 203-775-0023 / www.brookfieldtheatre.org.
MAHOPAC LIBRARY: 2015 BAMM CONCERT SERIES (runs thru November)- : Brochures, registration, info: www.mahopaclibrary.org / 845-628-2009 ext 100.
FURTHER AREA VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS :
RIVERWINDS GALLERIES, (Beacon and Rhinebeck, NY):” 11th Anniversary Exhibition Both galleries are Multi-faceted arts spaces exhibiting fine art and contemporary crafts throughout the year. ART ALONG THE HUDSON BROCHURE, listings of artworks and events in the towns of Beacon, Peekskill, Garrison/Cold Spring, Poughkeepsie, Kingston, Rhinebeck/Redhook, New Paltz, Saugerties, Newburgh, Woodstock now available: Further information, schedules of exhibitions and arts events at 845-838-2880/ www.RiverWindsGallery.com.
BEACON INSTITUTE for Rivers and Estuaries: Clarkson University.. Many wonderful environmentally friendly walks, talks, exhibits and events exploring the Hudson River’s rich history throughout the summermonths .-info/ event calendar: www.bire.org – 845-838-1600. or visit the Gallery at 199 Main St., Beacon.
SPACE on RYDER FARM (Brewster, NY): SHARING SPACE. (MULTI ARTS EVENTS AND PERFORMANCES) Further INFO: www.spaceonryderfarm.com.
BREWSTER THEATRE COMPANY: (Brewster) 845-232-0739 www.brewstertheatercompany.org.
STAGE(Yorktown Heights) Curtain Info and Tickets: www.yorktownstage.org / 914-962-0606.
TIVOLI ARTS GALLERY: (60 Broadwsy, Tivoli) For Details and Gallery Hours: 757-2667,
KATONAH MUSEUM OF ART: )(Katonah) Changing exhibits,Lectures and events throughout the year. info@Katonahmuseum.org / 914-232-9555.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Information: 845-486-7745; Roosevelt.Library@nara.gov.
TARRYTOWN MUSIC HALL, Tarrytown, NY: Info: Tickets 877-840-0457/ tarrytownmusichall.org.
DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE: (Poughkeepsie) Many programs, workshops and classes available in visual and performance arts year round. Info/brochures at DCC contact: 845- 431-8000/ www.sunydutchess.edu.
WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS: (Valhalla) Classes in Art, Photography, Digital Art, Craft Media, Film, Dance, Theatre and more for all age groups. Info: www.sunywcc.wdu/arts / 914-606-6600. WASSAIC PROJECT: Maxon Mills 37 Furnace Brook Rd: Details: hello@wassaicproject .org.
THE CHAPEL RESTORATION MUSIC SERIES ( Sundays at 4, Coldspring, NY) Additional info: 845-265-5537 / chapelrestoration.org.
TEATOWN LAKE RESERVATION Nature Preserve &Education Center (Ossining) Beautiful Exhibits, Trails, Wildflowers, Nature Centerand more. Info: 914-762-2912 / www.teatown.org
ORANGE AND ULSTER
ANN ST GALLERY, (Newburgh). Info: “845-784-1146/ www.annstreetgallery.org .
THE RITZ THEATRE (Newburgh) , 8pm.- All Event Info and Tickets: 845-784-1199/ email@example.com.
STORM KING ART CENTER: SCULPTURE PARK, Contemporary sculpture throughout the park, special events and more. Mountainville, NY: 845-534-3115/ www.stormking.org .
OLANA: Home and studio of Frederic Church, painter of the Hudson River School. (Hudson). Beautiful grounds, concerts and special events: Info: 518-828-0135 / www.olana.org.
WEST POINT MUSEUM: ( West Point ). Landscapes of the Hudson River School of Artists. Info: 845-938-3590 / www.usma.edu/museum.
OPUS 40: (Saugerties,NY): Rock Sculpture Park and Quarry Museum: To visit, telephone: 845-246-3400.
MOHONK MOUNTAIN HOUSE, NEW PALTZ Info: 877-834-9895 / www.mohonk.com.
BETHEL WOODS CENTER FOR THE ARTS (Woodstock) THE MUSEUM AT BETHEL WOODS CENTER FOR THE ARTS events continue thru Nov. Full info/ calendar (2015) at 800-745-3000 / BETHELWOODSCENTER.ORG.
NEARBY CONNECTICUT AND MASSACHUSETTS
MUSIC MOUNTAIN: Falls Village , CT: 86th Summer/Fall Season ( Chamber Music; Gilbert &Sullivan; Jazz; Baroque; Big Band ; Broadway and Folk Music-every weekend (closed for winter) Contact: www.musicmountain.org / 860-824-7162.
THE KENT ART ASSOCIATION (KENT, CT) Info: 860-927- 4146 / www.kentart.org .
ALDRICH MUSEUM Contemporary Art Museum: Many special events abound for the whole family: ( 258 Main St, Ridgefield, CT) : – info ald: richart.org/ 203-438-4519.
RIDGEFIELD PLAYHOUSE: (80 East Ridge) Ridgefield, CT. Exciting Music, Theatre and Comedic Entertainment year round- For all events: 203-438-5795 / www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org.
TRIARTS SHARON PLAYHOUSE, Sharon, CT: For further info: 860-364-7469/ firstname.lastname@example.org
BARRINGTON STAGE COMPANY, (Pittsfield, MA) .Info: 413-499-5466 / www.barringtonstageco.org. SHAKESPEARE & COMPANY ( Lenox, MA) Shakespeare.org/ 413-637-3353
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Paintings by Emil Figueroa, Holmes now on exhibit at The Beekman Library