Powerhouse Theater Returns with Spectacular 33rd Season

Powerhouse Theater Returns with Spectacular 33rd Season

Vassar & New York Stage and Film are thrilled to announce the programming lineup for their upcoming 33rd Powerhouse Season, the annual summer season which brings to the Hudson Valley some of the most influential theatrical voices working today for fully-​​​​staged … Continue reading

Maverick Concerts Festival | June 23rd <span class="amp">&</span> 24th — <span class="caps">ETHEL</span> /​ June 25th — Miro Quartet

Maverick Concerts Festival | June 23rd & 24th — ETHEL /​ June 25th — Miro Quartet

Maverick Concerts begins its 102nd festival with the innovative programming we’ve come to expect. Performances begin on Friday evening with the indie-​​​​classical quartet ETHEL in a uniquely creative collaboration with renowned local artist Kate McKloughlin at the Woodstock Artists Association &Continue reading

<span class="dquo">“</span>Undercurrents:  The River as Metaphor “-  Hudson Valley Artists 2017 at the Dorsky

Undercurrents: The River as Metaphor “- Hudson Valley Artists 2017 at the Dorsky

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz announces the opening of Undercurrents: The River as Metaphor, the 2017 edition of the museum’s annual Hudson Valley Artists series. A public opening reception will be held at the Dorsky … Continue reading

Chris Bergson: Singer/​Songwriter, Guitarist, Husband, Father Is Living His Dream

Chris Bergson: Singer/​Songwriter, Guitarist, Husband, Father Is Living His Dream

The Chris Bergson Band, featuring Ellis Hooks, Matt Clohesy & Aaron Comess, returns to the The Falcon in Marlboro, NY on Saturday, June 24th to kick off the release of their new CD Bitter Midnight. The new album features Jay Collins, … Continue reading

Milkweed and The Great Migration

Milkweed and The Great Migration

The Monarch Butterfly; Genus: Danaus, Species: plexippus The Monarch butterfly is perhaps one of our most beloved native species. Brightly colored with orange and black wings, white spots and a black and white spotted body this iconic butterfly is easily recognizable. … Continue reading

The Art <span class="amp">&</span> Practice of Botanical Drawing

The Art & Practice of Botanical Drawing

I first met Wendy Hollender in 2010 in her studio at Hollengold Farm in Accord NY. Roll Magazine was doing an article on her and I accompanied our photographer on the photo shoot. Now —six years later — looking back to the moment … Continue reading

Actor, Musician, Songwriter and FedEx Guy: Johnny Pisano Defies Gravity

Actor, Musician, Songwriter and FedEx Guy: Johnny Pisano Defies Gravity

Johnny Pisano – Johnny Pi to his friends and fans – never fails to attract attention, not easy to do when you’re in a band fronted by ebullient rocker Willie Nile. But Pisano’s Italian good looks and solid musicianship are augmented by some dazzling athleticism. … Continue reading

Spring: An Old Man’s Fancy Turns to Thoughts of Mushrooms

Spring: An Old Man’s Fancy Turns to Thoughts of Mushrooms

I never believed that whole equinox thing — spring never arrives in March in the Hudson Valley. For a time I thought April first (opening day of trout season) was the real first day of spring, but that, invariably, was a cruel joke for flyfisherfolk. … Continue reading