January 28, 2009 RSS feed / Arts and Entertainment

County Players Presents String of Pearls

County Players presents String of Pearls, the heartwarming drama written by Michele Lowe and directed by Rosalind Ashford Croshier, on February 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, and 21 at 8pm and February 15 at 2pm. More...

New Library Programs for Tweens & Teens at Howland Library

Middle and High School students are welcome to participate in two new Howland Public Library programs starting in February. More...

My Furry Valentine: a Benefit Concert for Putnam Humane Society at Arts on the Lake

There will be a concert at Arts On The Lake on Friday, Feb 13 at 8pm dedicated to raising the community's awareness of both Arts On The Lake and The Putnam Humane Society. More...

The Hudson: America's River: a Talk at Desmond-Fish Library

Author and conservationist Frances F. Dunwell will speak on February 8, 2pm at The Alice Curtis Desmond and Hamilton Fish Library, Route 9D, Garrison. More...

Hospice Foundation Hosts Benefit Evening of Irish Music

Hospice Foundation is hosting an evening filled with Irish music and entertainment at Marist College on Saturday, March 21, 2009, beginning at 7pm. More...

Merce Cunningham Dance Company to Perform Sixth in Series at Dia:Beacon

Merce Cunningham Dance Company (MCDC) presents the sixth in a series of signature, site-specific performances at Dia:Beacon titled Beacon Events. February's Beacon Events will directly engage the work of Dan Flavin. More...

Review of Depot Theatre Production of Patrick Lennon's, Sons and Fathers Redux

Imagine, just when life finally offers you fame and fortune, Death comes knocking at your father's door. If you answer, the opportunity slips away. If you don't, Dad dies alone. What do you do? How can you leave him? More...

Violinist and Cold Spring Resident Gwen Laster Performed at Inaugural Neighborhood Ball Last Week

Violinist Gwen Laster performed on Tuesday, January 20, 2009 for the Inaugural Neighborhood Ball that was televised on ABC. She performed with Columbian-born singer Shakira in a rendition of Van Morrison's On the Bright Side of the Road. More...

Depot Docs: Trouble the Water: It's Not About a Hurricane

Trouble the Water, the 2008- 2009 Academy Award nominee for Best Documentary, directed by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal and slated for a January 30 showing at the Philipstown Depot Theatre, is a difficult film to watch. More...

Coffee Dished Up with Mr. Spoons at Howland Library

Get ready for some toe-tapping musical entertainment for all ages as George "Mr. Spoons" Gully plays the spoons, accompanied by piano and string bass, at the Howland Public Library, 313 Main Street, Beacon, on Saturday, February 28 from 1- 2:30pm. More...

West Point Band Chamber Recital Series Features Staff Sgt. Scott Beaver on Tuba

The West Point Band Chamber Recital Series will continue on Sunday, February 8 at 3pm in the Jewish Chapel and will feature a variety of works centered around Staff Sgt. Scott Beaver on tuba. Staff Sgt. More...

Arts on the Lake Members Hold Special Event

Kent residents Marcus Lovett and Eleanor Reissa will read a new play by Arts on the Lake President Bob Rogers at the Member Event this Friday, Jan. 30 at 7:30pm at the Lake Carmel Cultural Center, 640 Route 52 in Kent. More...

Lori Adams Photography Show and Lecture on Digital Cameras at Desmond-Fish Library

Botanical specimens inspired by painting and illustration, sensual renditions of ordinary food, contemporary street photography and abstract landscapes by accomplished photographer, Lori Adams, will fill the lower level of the Desmond Fish Library More...

Howland Chamber Music Circle's Piano Fest Continues

The Howland Chamber Music Circle's mid-winter Piano Festival 2009 continues with a performance by pianist Frederic Chiu, winner of an Avery Fisher Career Grant, the Petschek Award of the Juilliard School and a fellow of the American Pianist Associa More...

Play Math With Me Introduces Two New Programs at Butterfield Library for 2009

The Butterfield Library is excited to welcome Irene Keyes back for a new season of Play Math with Me beginning Wednesday, February 4 at 1pm and continuing for four weeks to end on March 4 (There will be no program on February 18). More...

Garrison Art Center's Cabin Fever Workshops Begin

Warm up with a cup of coffee and end up with a work of art

Garrison Art Center is offering a new series of Saturday morning workshops. The Cabin Fever Workshops will be held on four Saturday mornings in February from 10am until 1pm. More...

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Birthday Commemorated with New Display of his Art Collection

Hudson River Valley art showcased

The National Park Service hosts two special events at the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site on January 30, 2009, in celebration of President Roosevelt's 127th birthday. More...

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