ArtsWestchester Press Releases

ArtsWestchester Announces Grant Opportunities for Artists, Community Groups and Cultural Organizations in Westchester and Rockland Counties

Deadlines to Apply for Arts Alive Grants are September 26 in Westchester and October 2 in Rockland   ArtsWestchester invites artists, cultural groups and community organizations to apply for the 2019 Arts Alive Grants. Awarded annually, these grants help to ensure that residents throughout Westchester and Rockland counties have access to the arts in their … Read More »

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Forbidden Broadway

For immediate release: Contact Information: Adam Cohen [email protected] / 914-747-6206 Arc Stages to present Forbidden Broadway by Gerard Alessandrini , beginning September 28. Pleasantville, N.Y. — Pleasantville theater company Arc Stages announces Forbidden Broadway to begin their fourth season for their professional company, the Next Stage. The Next Stage premiered three years ago with John Cariani’s … Read More »


Ballet des Amériques and the Emelin Theatre to premiere Nutcracker Dream – Call for September Auditions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: BALLET DES AMERIQUES AND EMELIN THEATRE JOINT ANNOUNCEMENT The Emelin Theatre comes together with renowned choreographer Carole Alexis to present America’s favorite seasonal ballet with the professional dance company Ballet des Amériques. Alexis’ Nutcracker Dream is inspired by the work of Marius Petipa and Rudolf Nureyev and will be presented as a … Read More »



Westchester Oratorio Society prepares for upcoming Season

Westchester Oratorio Society begins rehearsals September 4, 2018 at the Katonah Village Library for its 2018-2019 Season, the twelfth under the direction of Artistic Director, Benjamin Niemczyk. The season includes a fall concert entitled “Mostly Bach” on Saturday evening November 17 at South Salem Presbyterian Church featuring three Cantatas and a Motet by JS Bach and Brahm’s … Read More »


The Gordon Parks Foundation Hosts “Harlem Gang Leader” An Exhibition of Photographs by Gordon Parks

The Gordon Parks Foundation Hosts “Harlem Gang Leader,” An Exhibition of Photographs by Gordon Parks Exhibition to Open on August 6, and Remain on Display through October 12  July 31, 2018 – Pleasantville, New York – The Gordon Parks Foundation today announced exhibition dates for Harlem Gang Leader, a new exhibition of photographs by Gordon Parks. … Read More »


Third Annual Play2Learn Festival at the Harrison Public Library

More of everything is the theme of the third annual Play2Learn Festival slated for September 8 at the Harrison Public Library. This year, the award-winning extravaganza will have more hands-on activities, more entertainment, more refreshments, and more fun and prizes, according to Festival organizers. The Harrison Public Library’s Play2Learn Festival is set for Saturday, September … Read More »


MAG’s Annual Awards Show

Mamaroneck Artists Guild Annual Awards Show This exhibition of beautiful one-of-a-kind artwork is meant to honor the best talent and imagination of the Artists at the Mamaroneck Artists Guild. The exhibit will include work of artists in all media: Painting, sculpture, jewelry, and much more. This is an art exhibition that showcases the best of … Read More »


Come Sing with the Westchester Choral Society

Come Sing with the Westchester Choral Society On the evening of Tuesday, September 11, members of the Westchester Choral Society will meet for their first rehearsal of the season. And you could be among them! Westchester Choral Society—the longest continuously performing chorus in Westchester County—welcomes new members at its first few rehearsals each season. Interested … Read More »


Mary Beth McKenzie at KAC

Katonah Art Center 40 Radio Circle Mt Kisco NY 10549 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Katonah Art Center is delighted to announce that renowned figure painter Mary Beth McKenzie will be returning this October to offer her third three-day workshop with our students. Painting From Life with Mary Beth McKenzie will be held October 24-26 at … Read More »


The Untermyer Performing Arts Council presents Barynya! Russian Music and Dance

Untermyer Performing Arts Council’s World Fest 2018 Presents Barynya! Russian Music and Dance 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 21st at Historic Untermyer Park The Untermyer Performing Arts Council is presenting Barynya! Music and Dance as part of World Fest 2018 on Saturday, July 21st at 7:30 p.m. at Untermyer Park. World-renowned Russian music, dance and song group Barynya … Read More »