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Arts & Entertainment

June 22, 2022

KATONAH, N.Y. - The Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts is proud to present their Summer 2022 season, beginning on June 18 and running until August 7. Caramoor’s programming will feature a variety of genres, ranging from jazz, American roots, classical music, and more. In accordance with ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. - Michelle Yun Mapplethorpe has been appointed executive director of the Katonah Museum by the Board of Directors. Bringing over 25 years of experience as a curator, art historian, and museum director, Yun Mapplethorpe comes to Katonah from Asia Society, where she has served for over ...

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Katonah, NY – Katonah Classic Stage (KCS), Westchester County’s newest, nonprofit, professional theatre company dedicated to classic dramas and comedies, will present a benefit reading of Lanford Wilson’s, Talley’s Folly, at the Bedford Historical Hall on June 17, 2022. The lead roles ...

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This spring, Hudson Valley Living is proud to feature three fabulous places right here in Putnam County that spell art beautifully in their own unique ways. Art is Life at Magazzino Italian Art Magazzino Italian Art in Cold Spring is a museum dedicated to Post War Italian Art. Known as “Arte ...

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LEWISBORO, N.Y. – For a New York comedian, moving to Lewisboro presented an exciting opportunity to spread laughter in her new hometown. After settling in the area in 2016, Luz Michelle, a stand-up comedian, realized that the local community might appreciate more open-mic and comedy shows. As ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay Middle School held its 13th annual Rock the Halls concert on April 22. Students in grades six through eight performed in front of the nearly full auditorium and jammed alongside Halfway to Sanity, a band that includes some of school’s teachers. Students sang songs from ...

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Katonah Classic Stage will offer a Shakespeare-focused acting workshop titled “Speak the Speech” to high school and middle school students from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays from May 3 to June 7 at 46 Depot Plaza, Bedford Hills. The workshop will culminate with a live performance on June 7. On June 11, ...

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Sadie Goodman, a junior at John Jay High School, has been named a 2022 YoungArts finalist, the organization’s highest honor. Goodman, a flutist from South Salem, has been recognized in the field of classical music. As a YoungArts winner, she joins a distinguished group of artists including ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – When “MasterChef Junior” returned from its three-year hiatus last month, it featured Maclain Rockett, a John Jay High School student and South Salem resident, who was cast in the show when he was just 12 years old. “MasterChef Junior,” now in its eighth season, is a cooking ...

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Caitlin Barasch and the narrator of her debut novel are both writers, but that’s where the similarities mostly end. In “A Novel Obsession,” main character Naomi, a 24-year-old desperate to produce a novel, stalks—and eventually writes about—her new beau’s ex-girlfriend, Rosemary. “The more Naomi ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. – To meet the almost 96-year-old Edward Giobbi is to feel you are in the presence of a Renaissance man—a fitting description for a person with such wide-ranging talent, knowledge, and experience. The prolific artist who has lived in his Katonah home since 1960 has been creating for ...

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SOMERS, N.Y. – “I write my mysteries based on sports, because that’s what I know,” explains Michael Balkind. To say that the local author has knowledge about the worlds of both sports and fiction would be a bit of an understatement. He has appeared on ESPN’s The Pulse and Sportsnet’s Daily News ...

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MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. – For 10 years, Shaul Dover has contemplated opening a jazz club in the Northern Westchester area. The businessman and music lover from Katonah who envisioned an intimate and welcoming venue for musicians, comedians, and other creative performers, is finally making the dream a ...

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CULVER CITY, Calif.– Pam Schoenberg has a bit of advice for anyone who wants to succeed on “Jeopardy!” “It’s very simple,” the South Salem resident said. “Just learn the entire compendium of human knowledge.” A self-described “Jeopardy!” superfan, Schoenberg was selected to compete on the ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay High School’s Theatre Workshop is staging Shakespeare’s “Two Gentlemen of Verona” this weekend (Dec. 17 and 18) at the Cross River school’s theater. Show times are Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 1 and 7. Tickets, available at the door, are priced at $10 for general ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay Middle School’s Theater Club presents “Clue,” a comedy whodunit inspired by the classic board game, at 7 and 10 p.m. Dec. 2, 3, and 4, and at 1 p.m. Dec. 4, at the middle school’s theater. Tickets are available at the door, $10 each. The production includes 45 ...

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  -Tickets on sale now at www.yorktownstage.org-   “A Christmas Carol” has seen many renditions on the screen and stage since its writing by Charles Dickens in 1843. From the famous black and white film starring Reginald Owen in 1938, to Michael Caine’s adaptation of Ebenezer Scrooge in ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. – This year’s final Katonah Art Walk event was held Saturday, Oct. 23, in downtown Katonah. Organized by the Katonah Chamber of Commerce, the event has been held on the fourth Saturday of every month since June. The event featured live music in the gazebo and throughout town; ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. – Katonah has long been known as a town filled with art. From the Katonah Museum of Art’s national reputation for its schedule of exhibitions as a non-collection museum, to Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts offering an impressive slate of live music performances from a wide ...

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WACCABUC, N.Y. – Creating beautiful and mesmerizing paintings is an act of meditation for Katy Ferrarone, a local artist whose exhibit, “Transmute,” was recently on view at CB Gallery in Katonah. The Waccabuc resident said that her style has always been one that is based on calming her ...

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GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. – Dancing has been engrained in Zachary Doran, a Goldens Bridge resident and rising senior at Archbishop Stepinac High School, since he was a toddler. Doran’s most recent foray into the world of competitive dance was entering into BroadwayWorld’s Next on Stage: Dance ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. – The No Options band brought some rock and roll tunes to Katonah Memorial Park on Thursday, Aug. 26. The free concert was sponsored by the Katonah Memorial Park Association in partnership with the town of Bedford’s Recreation and Parks Department. Performing for the No Options ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – The lights are back on at Yorktown Stage, and the community theater is ready to welcome patrons for its first live concert since the pandemic began. Kicking off the season is Chris Ruggiero, who will present his vintage rock and roll show on Saturday, Sept. 18. It will be the ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. – The Katonah Classic Stage Film Festival was never supposed to be like this. KCS founder Trent Dawson’s original idea was to draw from a selection of locally produced short films and screen them at an indoor venue to help promote the group’s theatrical endeavors. Due to the ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. – “ARRIVALS” will be on display at the Katonah Museum of Art from Oct. 3 to Jan. 23. Organized around a select series of arrival moments—from Columbus in 1492 to the present day—“ARRIVALS” is a conversation about the stories we have told ourselves and those we have kept silent.

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KATONAH, N.Y. – Sara Arnell has been writing professionally for years, but she does not typically write about herself. As the chief strategy officer and then chief executive officer of the creative agency, Arnell Group, she worked on and wrote advertising campaigns for gigantic brands such as ...

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CB Gallery, Katonah, NY’s top contemporary art gallery, is pleased to announce its next exhibition entitled “Transmute” by Waccabuc resident, Katy Ferrarone. The exhibit will run from August 18 – September 11, 2021 with an opening reception on Friday August 20th from 5-8pm. Katy Ferrarone grew ...

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KATONAH, N.Y. -- The Hudson Valley Uncensored podcast began with a new feature this week, as host Brett Freeman interviewed the editors of his five Hudson Valley newspapers: Brian Marschhauser, Tom Walogorsky and Bob Dumas. You can listen to the episode by clicking HERE. You can also search for ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – It’s not just a rumor: Live shows are back at John Jay High School. After more than a year away from the stage, “Rumors,” a student-run production that ran for two shows on June 12 and June 13, was a triumphant comeback for the John Jay Theatre Workshop. The comedy, ...

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Christopher Brescia, owner of CB Gallery in downtown Katonah, NY is pleased to announce his next curatorial project at the Bedford Playhouse. A collection of paintings by local artist Alissa Leigh entitled Awakening Joy with an opening reception July 29, 2021 and running through September 6, ...

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