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Bardavon announces the Hudson Valley Philharmonic 2014-15 season

Jun 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

The Bardavon is proud to announce the Hudson Valley Philharmonic’s exceptional 2014/15 concert series, which will celebrate the orchestra’s 55th season. It was 80 years ago that the Dutchess Philharmonic Community Orchestra was founded by four local amateur musicians, and 55 years ago that conductor Claude Monteux elevated the orchestra to a fully-professional ensemble, renaming […]

Lucy, Illuminated at the Ritz in Newburgh

Jun 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

LUCY, ILLUMINATED, a new original play about Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, will have its world premiere at Newburgh’s Lobby at the historic Ritz June 20th, 27th, 28th, and 29th, 2014 as part of Newburgh Illuminated, an annual festival celebrating history, culture and heritage in the city of Newburgh. Performances will be held at 8:00 […]

Paula Poundstone in Concert at the Bardavon June 14

May 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

The Bardavon is proud to present comedian Paula Poundstone in concert on Saturday, June 14 at 8pm. 25 years ago Paula Poundstone climbed on a Greyhound bus and traveled across the country — stopping in at open mic nights at comedy clubs as she went.  A high school drop-out, she went on to become one […]

Afternoon of Jazz and Doo Wop May 25

May 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Don’t miss out on the sneak preview of what’s to come at this summer’s free concerts.  Come out and enjoy an afternoon of jazz and doowop harmonies. The lineup includes Memories for You performing harmonies of the 50s & 60s, Judi Silvano performing a tribute to women in jazz and Lindsey Webster giving a soulful […]

An Evening of Art and Music with Bucky Pizzarelli

May 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

On Saturday, May 31 at 7 p.m., we welcome back Bucky Pizzarelli to the Lobby at the Ritz Theater! The evening begins with an art show and reception, featuring Bucky’s original paintings, followed by a live musical performance with Bucky Pizzarelli and guest guitarist and vocalist Ed Laub. Bucky Pizzarelli, Ritz perennial favorite, is celebrating […]

Zac Brown Band at Bethel Woods August 29

May 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Zac Brown Band is bringing their ‘Great American Road Trip’ tour to Bethel Woods Center for the Arts on Friday, August 29, 2014 Tickets go on-sale on Friday, May 9 at 10:00 a.m. at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org, Ticketmaster or by phone at 1.800.745.3000. Tickets are $89.00 for reserved seating and $38.00 for general admission lawn. All-in ticket […]

Keith Urban With Special Guest Jerrod Niemann to Play Bethel Woods

May 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

KEITH URBAN’S “RAISE ‘EM UP” TOUR WITH JERROD NIEMANN AND SPECIAL GUEST BRETT ELDREDGE TO INCLUDE STOP AT BETHEL WOODS ON AUGUST 17 One of the industry’s most electrifying live performers, four-time Grammy Award winner and American Idol judge Keith Urban, will bring his “Raise ‘Em Up” Tour  with Jerrod Niemann and special guest Brett […]

Kings of Leon to Play Bethel Woods August 16

Apr 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts has announced that four-time Grammy Award winners, Kings Of Leon will perform on Saturday, August 16th. Produced and promoted by Live Nation, the 2014 MECHANICAL BULL TOUR will also feature Young The Giant and Kongos. Tickets go on-sale on Friday, April 25 at 10:00 a.m. at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org, Ticketmaster or […]

Singer Songwriter Charlie Mars to Play The Ritz Theater Newburgh

Apr 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Charlie Mars takes the stage at the Lobby at the Ritz Theater on Saturday, April 19th. His supple grooves enhance his classic sound and distinctive musical approach. Influenced by Bob Marley, Bill Withers and Dire Straights, Charlie’s music is a unique distillation of folk, rock and smooth acoustic soul. Opening for REM, KT Tunstall, Citizen […]

Bill Cosby Coming to the Mid Hudson Civic Center

Mar 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

One of America’s most beloved comedians of all time, Bill Cosby has captivated generations of fans with his comedy routines, iconic albums and bestselling books.  His comedy transcends age, gender and cultural barriers. Bill Cosby will be performing live at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center on Thursday, May 15th at 8:00pm. This exclusive show will be […]