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Last update: 2015-08-11

August

Date(s) Event Time
07-09 (Fri-Sun)
Cocoon Theatre presents
Young Actors Summer Workshop:
"Of Gods and Heroes"

We are happy to share this funky production with you all. We have worked with filmmaker/editor husband & wife team, Sean & Violaine Reimuth, to create a merging of ages, histories, music and movement, spanning Ancient Greece to today's 'youth' culture. Suitable for all ages, with actors ages 14-56.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $15
Call 452-7870 for more information.
Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/
Fri-Sat: 7pm
Sun: 3pm
10-21
Star 2B Performing Arts
August Summer Camp Show

Welcome to Almost Maine, a town that is so far north it's almost not in the United States - It's almost in Canada, and is almost doesn't exist. Because its Residents never got around to getting organized. So it's just.... Almost.

Monday-Friday 9:00-3:00

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.star2bperformingarts.com/summer-programs.html
9am-3pm
14-16 (Fri-Sun)
Star 2B Performing Arts Summer Stage Production
Footloose

This popular cult classic comes to life on stage!!!

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $16 adults; $12 children under 12
Call 914-804-3946 for tickets
Link: http://www.star2bperformingarts.com/footloose--summer-stage-production.html
Fri-Sat:7:30pm
Sun: 2pm
23 (Sun)
Hudson Valley Folk Guild presents
"Beyond a Simple Folk Song"

The HVFG is a member-run, not-for-profit organization dedicated to generating and maintaining interest in FolkMusic. For information about this show, please click on the flier, call 845-229-0170 or Send an e-mail

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: In advance $8; at the door $10
Link: http://www.hudsonvalleyfolkguild.org/
2 pm
28-29 (Fri-Sat)
Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center presents
"2015 Summer Music Mix"

This two day event is truly an eclectic mix of musical genres ranging from Folk performed by the Hudson Valley Folk Guild, the origins of Bluegrass as played by Harry Bolick on fiddle, Gospel with the inspirational sounds of the Spirit of Unity, smooth Jazz by the Ray Blue Quartet, Broadway show tunes performed by Brian Patton and Mary Richard, Folk/Rock performed by Chelsea Berry, and the Kurt Henry Band capping off this incredible two day event performing original songs that infuse the sounds of all those genres in an unforgettable evening.

This project is made possible,in part, through funding from Dutchess Tourism, Inc. and administered by Arts Mid-Hudson and Sponsored by Tuthilltown Spirits.

For more information and tickets, go to the "Home" page.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Admission is $40 for both days or $25 for one day.
noon-9pm
31 (Mon)
Cocoon Theatre Parlor Soiree series
"Txalaparta"

Curated by Jon Urbieta, Artist-in-Residence from Spain. An evening of Basque culture and music exploration with audience participation.

Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.

Place: CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/new-events/
7-8pm

September

Date(s) Event Time
19 (Sat)
The Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center presents
2015 VASSAR STREET BREW FEST

The Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center will honor the memory of Matthew Vassar with our Second Annual Brew Fest. It will help raise needed funds for the preservation of this historic site and will maintain the Arts Center as a home for education and showcase for the Arts. Come and celebrate with us under the tents.

Place: 9 Vassar St., Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $35 To purchase tickets in advance, please click on the link below.
Call 845-486-4571 for information.
Link: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-vassar-street-brewfest-tickets-16620532460?aff=eac2
1-5 pm
25-27 (Fri-Sun) & Oct 2-4 (Fri-Sun)
Spotlight Theatre Company
TBA

Information will be privided at a later date.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
TBA
28 (Mon)
Cocoon Theatre Parlor Soiree series
"Voices in Our Heads"

Curated by Nancy Graham. An evening of personal songwriting performed by local voices.

Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.

Place: CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/new-events/
7-8pm

October

Date(s) Event Time
16-18 (Fri-Sun) & 23-25 (Fri-Sun)
Cocoon Actor's Theater
"Happy Days"

By Samuel Beckett, Provocative theater at its best!

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $25
Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/new-events/
Fri&Sat: 8pm
Sun: 3pm
26 (Mon)
Cocoon Theatre Parlor Soiree series
"Dance Macabre (or the ghost's theater)"

Curated by Jim Granger. With Halloween just around the corner anything could happen. Mixed-media ghost stories.

Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.

Place: CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/new-events/
7-8pm
30-31 (Fri-Sat)
Trinity Players presents
The Rocky Horror Show

By Richard O'Brien, this sexy spoof of sci-fi and horror B movies features irresistible classics like "The Time Warp" and "Sweet Transvestite. Directed by Amy Emke, with musical direction by John Barath, the show opens on Mischief Night and features a rocking party in between the two shows on Saturday!

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $18.50
For tickets, please click on the link.
Link: https://www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&e=017df8061956dd4d86e5113d174621dc
Fri: 8pm
Sat: 7pm & midnight

November

Date(s) Event Time
30 (Mon)
Cocoon Theatre Parlor Soiree series
"Semitones"

Curated by Andres San Millan. A reading of Derek Furr's latest collection of short stories and a display of illustrations by local artist Andres San Millan.

Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.

Place: CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/new-events/
7-8pm

December

Date(s) Event Time
28 (Mon)
Cocoon Theatre Parlor Soiree series
"Masquerade Ball"

Curated by Marguerite San Millan. Arrive dressed, masked, with a poem, song, or short reading to share and reveal your creative identity.

Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/new-events/
7-8pm

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