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ArtsWestchester Announces Lineup for Weeklong Celebration of Jazz This September

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:             Hope Salley Thompson & Bender 914-762-1900, Ext. 25 hope@thompson-bender.com   ArtsWestchester Announces Lineup for Weeklong Celebration of Jazz This September  Jazz Fest, Westchester County’s Premier Music Festival, will take place September 13th – 17th in White Plains WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (June 20, 2017) – Highly-famed jazz musician Louis Armstrong once said, … Read More »

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Untermyer Performing Arts Council’s World Fest 2017: A Summer Dance Caravan: A Celebration of the Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of the Connecticut Ballet

Untermyer Performing Arts Council’s World Fest 2017 Presents A Summer Dance Caravan: A Celebration of the Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of the Connecticut Ballet 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 8th 2017 at Historic Untermyer Park The Untermyer Performing Arts Council will present A Summer Dance Caravan: A Celebration of the Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of the Connecticut Ballet as the third … Read More »


Untermyer Performing Arts Council Announces World Fest 2017

Untermyer Performing Arts Council Announces World Fest 2017 7:30 p.m. at Historic Untermyer Park June 24th through September 2nd The Untermyer Performing Arts Council is proud to announce World Fest 2017, our forty-second season of volunteer excellence presenting free quality entertainment We began our 42nd season with an outstanding program, presenting Mary Courtney and Morning … Read More »


The Dixie Rascals

The Untermyer Performing Arts Council is presenting The Dixie Rascals as our second program of World Fest 2017 at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 1st at Untermyer Park. Performing the timeless music of New Orleans and Chicago, the tap-your feet and clap your hands favorites we all know so well, the Dixie Rascals look as … Read More »



Westchester County Roundup: Conversation with director-choreographer Carole Alexis

Westchester County Roundup host Bob Johnson spoke with director and choreographer Carole Alexis about Ballet des Amériques, the conservatory and the company, the history of dance, false stereotypes about dance, the political power of dance and her own creation of Boléro to the Music of Maurice Ravel – premiering this weekend, Sunday, June 11, 2pm, … Read More »



Summer Dance at Steffi Nossen

Steffi Nossen School of Dance Summer Dance Programs – Highlights Include Musical Theater Intensive and Story Book Camp Contact Judith Ross 914-328 -1900 jgr@steffinossen.org Summer at Steffi Nossen is a great time to keep dance skills sharp, work on new techniques and explore artistic goals. Programs combine creative intensity and artistic expression in a comfortable … Read More »


Stirring Speeches by Forces of Creativity Highlight Commencements at Sarah Lawrence Justice, Humanity, Equality, and Respect are Central Themes

May 19, 2017 – Sarah Lawrence College conferred over 400 degrees in the commencement exercises of the historic college in southern Westchester County, just north of New York City. One hundred fifty master’s degrees were bestowed on Thursday, May 18, and 355 Bachelor of Arts degrees on Friday, May 19. This morning, world-acclaimed writer, director, … Read More »


Meet Top Book Agents, Editors, Social Media and PR Experts at The Writing Institute at Sarah Lawrence College’s Fourth Annual Publish & Promote Your Book Conference on June 24

June 8, Bronxville/Yonkers, NY – The fourth annual Publish & Promote Your Book Conference will take place at Sarah Lawrence College on Saturday, June 24, from 8:30 am thru 3:30 pm with the opportunity for participants to make one-to-one pitches from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Presented by The Writing Institute, prominent New York City … Read More »