Visitation Safety Protocols 

Masks Optional:  Guests are welcome to wear a mask in the theatre or art galleries to protect themselves and others, but it is no longer required. 

 

Date: Sunday, July 21, 2024
Time: 2:00 pm

Willow Dance Center presents LIVE Choreography Showcase with BalletCollective

Sunday, July 21, 2024 @ 2:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Admission Information: Free Admission / Reservations Strongly Recommended – Click Reserve Your Seat to secure admission / Donations Welcome – Click HERE to make a donation. 

Live Choreography Showcase pulls back the veil on the creative process, allowing audience members to experience the intimate dialogue between choreographer and dancer as new works are brought to life, live on stage. Acclaimed choreographer, BalletCollective founder, and New York City Ballet dancer Troy Schumacher will create a short piece LIVE on two New York City Ballet dancers—set to a musical suggestion from event attendees. Willow Dance Center

Date: August 2, 3 and 4, 2024
Time: Performance Time and Tickets: westsidetheatrix.com

West Side Theatrix presents “Spring Awakening”

Friday, August 2, 2024 @ 7:00 pm, Saturday, August 3, 2024 @ 7:00 pm and Sunday, August 4, 2024 @ 1:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Tickets: $25 General Admission / Ticket Purchase Information: West Side Theatrix

 

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm

Elysium Furnace Works presents Peter Evans

Saturday, September 21, 2024 @ 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Purchase Advance Online Tickets at Peter Evans

Peter Evans — the fearsomely gifted trumpeter Evans astonishes with the sheer multiplicity of sounds and textures he is able to coax from his horn and the staggering inspiration that shapes his fathomless exploration in this rare Hudson Valley solo appearance.

Date: Saturday, September 28, 2024 - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm / Sunday, September 29, 2024 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Time: Free

Poughkeepsie Open Studios 2024

Saturday, September 28, 2024 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm & Sunday, September 29, 2024 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm / 9 and 12 Vassar Street / Visit Poughkeepsie Open Studios for more information

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm

Gene Dinapoli Presents – Danny Aiello’s “The Italian Chicks”

Saturday, October 5, 2024 @ 7:30 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Tickets: Click on the Eventbrite link The Italian Chicks or call Gene Dinapoli Presents at 917-567-5842

Get ready for a laugh-out-loud experience with The Italian Chicks.  This casino-style extravaganza is like a comedy buffet with a side of nostalgia, blending music, comedy, storytelling, and dance into one hilarious show. Featuring the dynamic trio of Maryann “Boom Boom” Maisano, Michele Traina, and Candi Feola, this show is packed with sharp wit, playful song parodies, and moving ballads. Maryann Maisano, a Grammy-nominated artist, and seasoned comedian, has shared the stage with Joy Behar and Ray Romano, earning accolades for her solo act, “The Agita Monologues.” Michele Traina brings her Jersey charm and comedic genius to the mix, celebrated for her “Divorce Diaries” comedy special. Her humor lovingly teases her Italian roots, single motherhood, and her past as a theater teacher. Candi Feola’s extensive background in musical theatre highlights her versatility as both a lead and background vocalist across numerous tribute bands. Her innate comedic flair enhances her musical performances, engaging audiences with her remarkable stage presence and impeccable comedic timing. Don’t miss this chance to laugh until your sides hurt and reminisce about the good old days. Grab your tickets now and join the fun – it’s going to be a blast!

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2024
Time: 4:00 pm

Gene Dinapoli Presents – “An Afternoon of Doo Wop Gold Volume #1”

Saturday, October 5, 2024 @ 4:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Tickets: Click on the Eventbrite link An Afternoon of Doo Wop Gold Volume #1 or call Gene Dinapoli Presents at 917-567-5842

Get ready to relive the sensational ’60’s at the Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center.  Presented by Gene DiNapoli, this event features The Mello-Kings, Randy & the Rainbows, and The Demensions performing their beloved hits. The Mello-Kings will charm you with classics like “Tonite, Tonite.” Randy & The Rainbows will bring their signature song “Denise” and other hits. The Demensions will captivate with “Over the Rainbow” and more. Don’t miss this nostalgic trip back to the days of “American Bandstand.” It’s going to be a magical evening!

Date: Saturday, October 12, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm

Elysium Furnace Works presents Yuko Otomo

Saturday, October 12, 2024 @ 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Purchase Advance Online Tickets at Yuko Otomo

In her first solo Hudson Valley appearance, the exceptional poet and writer Yuko Otomo brings her revelatory work steeped in humane soul and omniversal epiphany, accompanied by musicians TBA.

Date: Saturday, November 16, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm

Elysium Furnace Works presents AM / FM (Ava Mendoza / Gabby Fluke-Mogul)

Saturday, November 16, 2024 @ 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Purchase Advance Online Tickets at AM/FM

This power duo of guitarist Ava Mendoza and violinist Gabby Fluke-Mogul synthesize a heady brew of avant jazz, blues and noise, radically upending experimental music(s) past, present, and future.

Date: Saturday, December 7, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm

Elysium Furnace Works presents Harriet Tubman: the band (Brandon Ross / Melvin Gibbs / JT Lewis)

Saturday, December 7, 2024 @ 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Purchase Advance Online Tickets at Harriet Tubman: the band

Elysium Furnace Works out their monumental 2024 season with the fiery intensity of this long-running eclectic, electric collective comprised of the insanely talented, accomplished trio of guitarist Brandon Ross, bassist Melvin Gibbs and drummer JT Lewis.