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3 Owens Rd, North Salem, NY 10560, Phone: (914) 277-8477

Contact: Debbie Galante Block, 845-628-3455, dgalanteblock@gmail.com

             Autumn Breezes Bring Cool Events To Schoolhouse Theater

North Salem, NY, September 8, 2019—German cultural critic and philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche said, “Notice that autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.” While some see autumn as an end to summer, Schoolhouse Theater sees it as the beginning of a fabulously cultural season in art, music and comedy. For three weeks in October, we are also particularly excited to present the thought-provoking play, The Amish Project.  Details are below . Tickets for all events are available at https://www.schoolhousetheater.org/

September 20, 8 p.m.

LoHud Comedy Presents Brian Scott McFadden

Brian Scott McFadden, is a comedian and stage actor. He is a regular on the New York comedy club circuit and has been seen on The Late Show with David Letterman and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Also, as a voice over artist, he has a vast range of accents and character voices in his repertoire. Brian was recently seen on the big screen in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty with Ben Stiller.

September 28, Spend A Day With Armonk’s Sloan Wainwright

(Tickets for each of Sloan’s events are sold separately)

From 11a.m-3:30 p.m., Singing With Your Heart, Body & Soul

This workshop encourages joy and freedom through song. Sloan says, “we will move our bodies, soften our hearts, open our mouths and let our voices out to play.” This class is for singers and non-singers alike.

 

 

Then, at 8p.m. Sloan Wainwright and Trina Hamlin

Then join Sloan (Bright Side of A Rainy Day) and Trina Hamlin (song composer for Dawson’s Creek, Tale Lights and MTV’s Real World) for an evening of pop, rock, jazz and blues.  If the name Wainwright rings a bell, it should. Sloan’s family tree is enviable including Loudon, Rufus, Marth and Lucy!)

October 3-20, The Amish Project

This CAPPIE-Award winning play was written by Jessica Dickey and stars Katherine Michelle Tanner. It is a fictional exploration of the Nickel Mines Schoolhouse shooting in an Amish Community, and the path of forgiveness and compassion forged in its wake. (For more details, see our website or call the Schoolhouse.)

November 9, 8 p.m. Nashville-Style Songwriters Circle

Schoolhouse favorite, Peter Calo, will be joined by his friends, Jesse Terry, Robinson Treacher and Cassidy for a Nashville-style songwriter circle.

In our Art Gallery September 7-October 6 (for hours, check our website)

The Katonah Museum Artists Association Presents The Juried Exhibition “Play’s The Thing”, juried by Peter Reginato

 

About The Schoolhouse Theater: Westchester County’s oldest non-profit professional Actor’s Equity theater. Since 1986, it has been a place for actors, writers and composers to develop their work. In 2015, Bram Lewis became artistic director. Since then, several shows have moved to off-Broadway after making their debut here including Stevie Holland and Gary William Friedman’s Love Linda, B.H. Barry’s The Enlightenment of Mr. Mole, and Lois Robbins’ L.O.V.E.R which is currently playing at Pershing Square Signature Center. This charming old building also houses two art galleries featuring exhibits by thriving visual artists.

If you want to schedule interviews with artists or organizers of any of these events, or just need more info, let us know!!!! Email Debbie at dgalanteblock@gmail.com.

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