ArtsWestchester Press Releases

20 Years of Dark Star Orchestra

Dark Star Orchestra is thrilled to be celebrating the live Grateful Dead experience with you for the 20th straight year. We are grateful for all of you who continue to come out to enjoy their favorite music with their favorite people. Please check out our celebratory VIP offerings starting with the Spring Tour, but now … Read More »

Crash, TKID, Lady Pink, Dasic Fernandez, Billboards Hacker & More Come to ArtsWestchester this April

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (March 16, 2017) – Chronicling the meteoric rise of the urban artist from vandal and outlaw to cultural trendsetter, ArtsWestchester’s upcoming exhibition From the Streets: An Exhibition of Urban Art will feature murals, paintings, photography, sculpture and installations from artists at the cutting edge of their discipline. From April 8 to July … Read More »

Lyndhurst’s Design & Build Family Weekend

Tarrytown, NY—March 2017) One of Lyndhurst’s most popular family programs returns this spring to once again bring fun, dynamic activities to kids interested in architecture, engineering, and design. The weekend’s events include the interactive creation of a 3D village using recycled materials, massive LEGO® sculptures, robotics battles, scavenger hunts along Lyndhurst’s historic property, crafts, food, … Read More »

ArtsWestchester Awarded $75,000 REDC Grant from New York State to Fund “Suffrage Now!” Contemporary Art Exhibition in 2017

Westchester’s Arts and Culture Sector Recognized as Important to State’s Economic Development with REDC Grants   WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (January 3, 2016) – ArtsWestchester announced today that it has been awarded a $75,000 grant as part of New York State’s Round Six of the REDC (Regional Economic Development Council) Awards.  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced … Read More »

Ballet des Amériques named Resident Company of the Tarrytown Music Hall

Following a much-applauded first performance at the historic Music Hall on October 1, the Music Hall’s director Björn Olsson and the director and choreographer of Ballet des Amériques, Carole Alexis, agreed on a permanent cooperation, making Ballet des Amériques the resident dance company of the beautifully restored 1885 theater. This announcement comes in the wake of the dance company’s 5th … Read More »

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Unveils “Faces of Burke”

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is presenting “Faces of Burke”, a traveling photography exhibit designed to showcase the individuality and courage of its patients. The compelling photographs and stories illustrate an inspiring group of patients who have regained mobility and independence through their experience at Burke. The exhibit is open to the public through Dec. 30 from … Read More »

Bank of America Supports ArtsWestchester with $15,000 Workplace Development Grant

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (November 10, 2016) – Representatives from Bank of America recently met with ArtsWestchester interns and staff to announce a $15K workforce development grant to support job readiness for teens. The grant will support ArtsWestchester’s internship program which prepares youngsters for future jobs in  arts management, arts in education, marketing, editorial work, graphic … Read More »