ArtsWestchester Press Releases

COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE LATIMER ANNOUNCES $200,000 IN MATCHING GRANTS BENEFITING 45 ARTS GROUPS IN WESTCHESTER

The Arts$WChallenge, a Public/Private Matching Grant Program Administered by ArtsWestchester, Raises $526,158 in Private Support for Arts & Culture   (White Plains, NY) – Westchester County Executive George Latimer and the Westchester County Board of Legislators today joined with ArtsWestchester, to announce 45 Westchester arts organizations who are the recipients of matching funds from the Art$WChallenge grant program. … Read More »

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Axial Theatre Fundraiser March 30 Commemorates Axial’s 20th Year and Honors Founder Howard Meyer

Axial Theatre Fundraiser March 30 Commemorates Axial’s 20th Year and Honors Founder Howard Meyer  Westchester, N.Y. — Axial Theatre’s annual spring fundraiser is coming to its mainstage on the campus of St. John’s Episcopal Church in for an evening of celebration on Saturday, March 30, from 7-10 p.m. The professional theater company and acting conservatory, … Read More »


SHE Voices: Gallery Exhibition

Press Release Iona College Brother Kenneth Chapman Gallery March 6 – April 4 Opening Reception: Sunday, March 10, 1 – 3 p.m. SheVoices:  Esther Kong Lo, Gloria Nixon Crouch, Judith Weber Curated by Esther Kong Lo This exhibition reflects three eclectic approaches to femininity as they range from classicism to deconstructive representation to pure abstraction. … Read More »


Mary Ellis – One A Day

Mary Ellis is recognized for her bright, high energy abstract expressionist paintings. Mary presents her solo exhibit, “One A Day”, at the Donald Gallery, March 24 – May 5, 2019. Mary’s brilliantly colored abstract paintings on paper and canvas came to life when she committed to the “100 day painting challenge”, a painting a day … Read More »


Westchester Choral Society always brings beautiful music to its audiences

The Westchester Choral Society—the longest continuously performing chorus in Westchester County—proudly serves as the chorus-in-residence for the Music Conservatory of Westchester. We value our partnership with the Conservatory, and we appreciate the opportunity to rehearse there every week. We welcome singers in all voice sections. To schedule a singer-friendly audition, please see Numa Rousseve at … Read More »


TACONIC OPERA presents the VERDI REQUIEM in two locations: Ossining and White Plains (3/30/19, 3/31/19)

Currently in its 21th season and past recipient of the Westchester County Arts Organization of the Year Award, Taconic Opera presents what is considered to be Giuseppe Verdi’s greatest work and one of the greatest pieces of music of all time, his magnificent and soaring Requiem.  Conducted by Taconic Opera Director, Maestro Dan Montez, the … Read More »


Ansel Adams and Our Cadillac Desert

In a new exhibition, Ansel Adams and Our Cadillac Desert, selections of work from the Neuberger’s permanent collection by legendary artist Ansel Adams, correlate geographic areas in the American West, portrayed by Adams and described in the seminal book Cadillac Dessert The American West and its Disappearing Water by Mark Reisner, address land development and … Read More »


Ballet des Ameriques Presents Westchester Wednesday Dance at Tarrytown Music Hall

Ballet des Amériques Announces Westchester Wednesday Dance – A New Performance Series at the Tarrytown Music Hall French-American choreographer Carole Alexis and her Ballet des Amériques dance company bring a rich and sprawling repertoire to the Tarrytown Music Hall in a new series called Westchester Wednesday Dance. These weekday evenings of dance offer audiences a break in the … Read More »


New Rochelle Opera Announces 2019 Season

(New Rochelle, NY) – January 28, 2019 – New Rochelle Opera, celebrating its 34th anniversary, unveils its full season of high quality and affordable concerts and performances for 2019. ·  Operatic Love Fest – Sunday, March 24, The Castle at College of New Rochelle This concert of romantic pieces popular operas, operettas and Broadway shows will be accompanied by a dessert reception. $40 … Read More »