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Events in Westchester June 2 8, 2023

Looking for arts events in Westchester this week? Here’s our curated guide to in-person and virtual arts happenings. Want more arts news? Read this month’s issue of ArtsNews here.

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JUNE 3: Music Tour Across 7 Rivertown Villages

RiverArts Music Tour is back for its 8th year of live performances across the river town villages. This year there will be over 350 musicians across the 41 locations including newly added performances in areas of Yonkers and Horan’s Landing in Sleepy Hollow. The performers are made up of largely local acts and will also include international performers. Featured artists include jazz artist Stepahnie Chou, blues/rock group Erik Blicker Trio, jazz Singer Tamuz Nissim and many more. Click here to read more about the tour in ArtsNews. 11-9pm.

JUNE 3: Orchestra closes season with Vienna Concert

Hoff-Barthelson Music School closes out the concert season with “Vienna”. The program will feature composers who wrote some of their most famous works in Vienna. Featured works include Beethoven’s Prometheus Overture, Schubert’s Symphony No.9 – The Great and more. The performance will also feature guest soprano soloist Samia Bahu. At 7pm.

JUNE 3: Port Chester Arts Fest

Portchester will be hosting their first annual arts festival. There will be a local artist showcase at The Capitol Theatre, a jazz workshop at Jete Dance Studio, a fashion display at The Fashion Art Studio and more. Various times. Click here to read more in ArtsNews.

JUNE 4: Caramoor Soundscapes Starts the Summer Season

Caramoor is kicking off the summer season with “Soundscapes”, a celebration of sound art. The event will feature performances by percussionist Jonny Allen, pianist Conor Hanick and thereminist Dorit Chrysler who will also have a workshop. Guests can also check out the Sonic Innovations exhibition which features works that all create aural expressions while using different textures and visual elements to create a unique experience. At 12pm.  

JUNE 5 – Theater Productions Based on Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation Through the Arts (RTA) presents “Words Matter”, a selection of 4 plays inspired by former RTA members. Each of the playwrights interviewed former members of RTA which became the basis for each of the plays. Featured plays include Window by Kia Corthone, 𝘚𝘤𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘤𝘩-𝘖𝘧𝘧 𝘚𝘶𝘯𝘥𝘢𝘺 by Gwydion Suilebahn, 𝘓𝘰𝘳𝘢𝘪𝘯𝘢 by Melisa Tien and 𝘞𝘩𝘦𝘯 𝘛𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘐𝘴 𝘖𝘷𝘦𝘳 by Franky D. Gonzalez. At 6pm.