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TKA heads lineup for 20th Hudson Valley Freestyle Jam

Aug 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

The 20th anniversary of the Hudson Valley Freestyle Jam, featuring a special “Birthday Bash” for K7 of TKA, is set for Saturday, Aug. 23 at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. This year’s event features a star-studded lineup and is produced by Sal […]

The Jazz Hounds at Beekman Library August 16

Jul 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

The Jazz Hounds playing the music of Duke Ellington & Louis Armstrong Saturday, August 16th, 4:00 – 6:00 PM at Beekman Library Enjoy a late afternoon of live music on the beautiful lawn in front of Beekman Library! Bring a blanket or chair • Picnics welcome In case of rain, concert will be moved indoors […]

Noam Pikelny and Stuart Duncan at Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center

Jul 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Noam Pikelny & Stuart Duncan – Noam Pikelny has emerged as the preeminent banjoist among a new generation of acoustic musicians and Stuart Duncan is the apotheosis of fiddling; the greatest, most creative bluegrass fiddle player ever. Noam and Stuart will be performing live at Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center on Friday, October 17th at 8:00pm. […]

Slave music returns to Hudson Valley Underground Railroad Route

Jul 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Newburgh Jazz Series proudly presents Tyrone Birkett Emancipation at Arboretum Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Campbell Hall NY on July 23rd at 6:30pm to 8:30 pm.  Tyrone Birkett’s music is a twenty first century extension of the freedom songs sung by slaves in the early 1800s. Musically Tyrone revives the Negro spiritual by incorporating jazz […]

David Sedaris, Kathleen Madigan and ZZ TOP at UPAC

Jun 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

Bardavon announces David Sedaris at Bardavon, Kathleen Madigan and ZZ Top at UPAC: Bardavon MEMBER ON SALE – WED JUN 25 AT 11AM GENERAL PUBLIC ON SALE- FRI JUN 27 AT 11AM DAVID SEDARIS SATURDAY OCTOBER 11, 8PM AT THE BARDAVON With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s […]

The Charlie Daniels Band September 7 in Saugerties

Jun 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Entertainment

HITS. Inc. in association with the Bardavon, is proud to present The Charlie Daniels Band on Sunday, September 7 at 5pm at HITS-on-the-Hudson in Saugerties, NY. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, June 18 at the Bardavon box office in Poughkeepsie, UPAC box office in Kingston and the HITS offices on Main Street in Saugerties and […]

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 […]