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Pelham Art Center 50th Anniversary Virtual Gala Friday, November 6th

Pelham Art Center will host a virtual gala commemorating its 50th anniversary Friday, November 6th at 8:00PM. The VISIONS 2020 livestream will celebrate the organization’s 50-year history with musical performances, legacy awards, performance art, an online auction, and more! Join the Pelham Art Center and Event Producer Stephen Byfield for a semicentennial celebration on Friday, … Read More »


Pelham Art Center Announces: 11th Biennial Juried Competition Alexander Rutsch Award and Exhibition for Painting

Pelham Art Center Announces: 11th Biennial Juried Competition Alexander Rutsch Award and Exhibition for Painting Call for Artist Entries Opens September 1, 2020 Visit www.pelhamartcenter.org/rutsch for details and to apply Pelham Art Center is pleased to announce a call for entries for the 11th biennial Alexander Rutsch Award and Exhibition for Painting. This juried competition … Read More »


Irvington Theater to Present Virtual Event on Inclusion in the Arts

IRVINGTON, NY — In response to the racial reckoning happening in industries nationwide, Irvington Theater hears from educators, activists, and creators of color about implementing change to create more inclusive, equitable, and diverse artistic spaces. Among the program’s many featured innovators is Devanand Janki, director-choreographer, Broadway actor, and Artistic Director of Live & In Color; … Read More »


Irvington Theater to Premiere Concert Film of Village’s Favorite Halloween Bands

IRVINGTON, NY — It started on Halloween six years ago when Dou­glas Mc­Clure, John Mal­one, and a few of their friends dressed up as the Ra­mones and per­formed on North Dutcher Street where they live. Since then, the ritual has joyfully multiplied into a treasured Irv­ing­ton tra­di­tion: community bands providing their neighbors with a rock … Read More »


“We’re Still Working!” Webinar

October 5, 2020 For immediate release, please MEDIA CONTACT: Curt Ebersole Conductor/Music Director, Westchester Symphonic Winds (914) 281-1976 [email protected] Westchester Symphonic Winds  “We’re Still Here!” Webinar on November 8 at 3:00 pm The Westchester Symphonic Winds (WSW) has, like all performing ensembles, been on hiatus during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this award-winning ensemble has been … Read More »


Westchester Choral Society Continues To Sing

Due to the ongoing pandemic, Westchester Choral Society continues virtual rehearsals through mid-December under the expert guidance of the esteemed Music Director Frank Nemhauser and Associate Music Director David Baranowski. The chorus continues to rehearse Brahms’ melodious Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes.  Rehearsals are held every Tuesday from 7:00 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. The last Tuesday of the month is reserved … Read More »


New Castle Historical Society Announces New Program for Fall

Chappaqua, NY (September 25, 2020) – The New Castle Historical Society is launching a new virtual program Food for Thought: A Tasty Exploration of Food, History, Culture and Community. The program is intended to connect participants to the rich agricultural history of the area and examine the effect food has on our lives. Whether it’s … Read More »