HURLEY – REGISTRATION FOR: New York Conservatory for the Arts


Register for the 2019/2020 Season of Classes with NYCA


Classes in Dance, Acting & Voice are currently in progress.




* Classes begin September 7th *

Visit for details, class schedules and registration forms.

Phone 845-339-4340 to speak to a staff member.



Sister Campus and Official Education Center of the Woodstock Playhouse



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SAUGERTIES – 2019 Esopus Creek Puppet Suite with Arm-of-the-Sea @ Tina Chorvas Waterfront Park


Experience wonder & joy with Arm-of-the-Sea!


Friday, August 16th


Saturday, August 17th


Sunday, August 18th


8 pm


Admission at the park entrance is $12 for adults and $6 for kids under 12.





This year’s story, KEEP THAT LAMP TRIMMED & BURNIN’, is drawn from the annals of the 1869 Saugerties Lighthouse, which is celebrating its 150th anniversary.


This project is undertaken in partnership with the Saugerties Lighthouse Conservancy. It is made possible with support from the Upstate Coalition for a Fairgame Arts Grant, The Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, and the NoVo Foundation. And by public funds from the County of Ulster’s Ulster County Cultural Services and Promotion Fund, administered by Arts Mid Hudson and the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Legislature.



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Come early ~ bring lawn seating ~Insect repellent



Tina Chorvas Park is adjacent to the site of Arm-of-the-Sea’s up & coming cultural park, the Tidewater Center.


COLD SPRING – Family Night + All-Ages Workshop with Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival @ Boscobel

On Family Nights, Children and Students (18 & under) receive $10 tickets and interactive pre-show enhancements to make their earliest theater experiences unforgettable!



Tuesday, August 13th: INTO THE WOODS

All-Ages Workshop at 5:45 pm.

Performance at 7:30 pm.



Tuesday, August 20th:  MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

All-Ages Workshop at 5:45 pm.

Performance at 7:30 pm.



Family Night discounts are applied by ticket type at check-out.

Must show proof of age at Will Call



This project is made possible, in part, through the Putnam Arts Council’s Arts Link Grant Program with public funds provided by Putnam County. 


All-Ages Workshops are held under the Theater Tent.





Have questions? Contact the Box Office at 845-265-9575 or



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Boscobel House and Gardens


GREENWOOD LAKE – “Into The Woods” with Greenwood Lake Theater


Venue: Thomas P. Morahan Waterfront Park

August 9th – 7:30 pm
August 10th – 7:30 pm
​August 11th – 6 pm


Venue: Warwick Valley Community Center

August 16th -7:30pm
August 17th – 7:30pm
​August 18th – 6:00pm


Ticket Pricing

$25/ $15 for Senior/Youth/Military/Student


The story follows a Baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King’s Festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the Baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch’s curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone’s wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.



Director – Gitana Mims
Assistant Director – MaKenna DeMers
Musical Director – Kevin Milnes
Lighting Design – Theresa Nelson
Stage Manager – Mandy Scott*


Cast (in order of appearance):
Narrator/Mysterious Man – Nathaniel Myles
Cinderella – Katherine Weatherford*
Jack – Anthony Malchar​
Milky White – Jillian Calub​
Jack’s Mother/Granny – Laura Ann Peterson
The Baker – Frank Falisi
Baker’s Wife – Gitana Mims
Cinderella’s Stepmother/ Rapunzel’s Prince – Mike Walsh*
Florinda – Samantha Sullivan
Lucinda – Emma Katzman
Little Red – Tomo Watanabe
The Witch – Mary Virginia*
Wolf/Cinderella’s Prince – Brady Walsh
Rapunzel – MaKenna DeMers
Giant – Briana Bellone
Steward – Noah Horowitz
Snow White – Megan Blasko
Sleeping Beauty – Thea Silverstein


Understudies & Ensemble:
Steward US / Ensemble – Matt Dovico
Jack US / Ensemble – Jacob Ciriello
Rapunzel US/ Ensemble – Larissa Nothnagle
Little Red US / Ensemble – Ella Katzman
Ensemble – Isabelle Flores
Ensemble – Justin Arbit
Props / Costume & Backstage Crew – Riley Cupo


* The Actor appears through the courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.




(Rain Venue: Warwick Valley Community Center, 11 Hamilton Ave., Warwick, NY 10990)


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Background photo credit: ID 52894392 © Captblack76 |

NEW PALTZ – FREE! Music in the Garden: Ghanaian Dance Workshop @ Elting Memorial Library


Thursday, August 1, 2019


4 – 5:15 pm


This event is free and open to the public.


Augustina Ofori Nelson and Fosino Nelson are professional West African dancers/ instructors originally from Accra, Ghana. Now based in the Capital Region of New York (Albany region), both Augustina and Fosino have traveled internationally as performers and teachers. In this all-ages workshop, they will provide an introduction to a number of traditional Ghanaian dances, accompanied by traditional Ghanaian drumming. They are excited to bring this energizing offering to the Elting Memorial Library! Both Augustina and Fosino will also be performing in the Heard world jazz concert following the workshop, at 6:30 pm.



This event will move inside in case of inclement weather.


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