<span class="dquo">“</span>The Stories We Tell: Hudson Valley Artists 2015″ at The Dorsky Museum

The Stories We Tell: Hudson Valley Artists 2015″ at The Dorsky Museum

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz is currently presenting its annual exhibition of new work by artists from the Hudson Valley. The Stories We Tell, the 2015 edition of the Hudson Valley Artists series, is curated … Continue reading

<span class="dquo">“</span>The Wreckers”: Highlights SummerScape at Bard

The Wreckers”: Highlights SummerScape at Bard

Bard’s SummerScape is the caviar in the smörgåsbord of Upstate New York’s summer events. Now in its 13th season, SummerScape presents eight weeks of stellar events in music, theater, dance, film, cabaret, and opera, the latter a particular summer benchmark for … Continue reading

Too Hungry for Dinner at Hate

Too Hungry for Dinner at Hate

Every year or so, someone has an original idea —the exact same original idea that many other writers have pitched to magazine or newspaper editors. Surprisingly, the idea sells itself (again, and again, and yet again)— it’s nearly as predictable … Continue reading

Bard SummerScape 2015: Music, Theater, Dance plus “Chavez and His World”

Bard SummerScape 2015: Music, Theater, Dance plus “Chavez and His World”

This summer marks an historic season for the annual Bard SummerScape festival. Turning for the first time to Latin America, Bard expands its horizons with eight weeks of music, opera, theater, dance, film, and cabaret, all keyed to the theme … Continue reading

Singer/​Guitarist Gabriel Gordon: Time to Just Be Happy Every Day

Singer/​Guitarist Gabriel Gordon: Time to Just Be Happy Every Day

Gabriel Gordon is a NYC-​​​​based singer, songwriter and guitarist probably best known as a longtime member of Natalie Merchant’s band. But like most musicians nowadays, he also has a few other bands – the Nightshades, Light Blue Movers – as well as performing solo from time to … Continue reading

New York Stage and Film at Vassar’s Powerhouse Theater: 2015

New York Stage and Film at Vassar’s Powerhouse Theater: 2015

Vassar and New York Stage and Film return for Powerhouse Theater’s 31st season which will run from June 26 to August 2 on the Vassar campus in Poughkeepsie. As theater lovers know, this is a short season with limited seating and with … Continue reading

Manuel Bromberg: The Cliff Sculptures

Manuel Bromberg: The Cliff Sculptures

From New Deal muralist to decorated WWII war artist,  award-​​​​winning painter to pioneer creator of monumental cliff sculptures, Bromberg has been steadfast in his quest to explore uncharted territory. Unswervingly loyal to his own sensibilities, he defies category or the … Continue reading

<span class="dquo">“</span>River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home.”

River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home.”

An exhibition of contemporary art shown simultaneously at The Thomas Cole Historic Site and The Olana Historic Site. Opening May 3 — runs through November 1, 2015 Featuring 28 world-​​​​renowned artists including; Chuck Close, Maya Lin, Martin Puryear, Cindy Sherman and Kiki Smith. … Continue reading