From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents “Legally Blonde, Jr.”
Saturday, August 13 @ 3:30 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Tickets: From Stage To Screen
Christ for the Crisis Revival
July 9, 2022 – August 6, 2022 @ 7:15 pm (NOTE: Mondays and Thursdays OFF) / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street
Elysium Furnace Works presents Double Bassist, Michael Bisio – A Solo Recital
Saturday, July 30, 2022 @ 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street / Tickets: $15 per person Michael Bisio Tickets
Michael Bisio, a renowned Kingston, NY-based bassist/composer, has eighty-five recordings in his discography, twenty-four of these are split evenly between leader/co-leader, ten of them document his extraordinary association with modern piano icon Matthew Shipp. Michael has been called a poet, a wonder and one of the most virtuosic and imaginative performers on the double bass. As a composer Michael has been awarded nine grants and an Artist Trust Fellowship. Collaborators include Matthew Shipp, Joe McPhee, Charles Gayle, Connie Crothers, Whit Dickey, Ivo Perelman, Barbara Donald, Newman Taylor Baker, Rob Brown, Sonny Simmons and Sabir Mateen. Michael Bisio’s July 30, 2022 solo recital at CHAC is in support of his new, already-acclaimed solo recording Inimitable on Mung Music.
Elysium Furnace Works is a cooperative project co-led by Mike Faloon and James Keepnews. EFW seeks to present the work of vanguard artists in settings as dedicated and uncompromising as the art itself, focusing primarily although not exclusively on live music performances in and around New York’s vibrant Hudson Valley. http://www.facebook.com/elysiumfurnaceworks/
JD Dance Arts presents their Annual Spring Performance – Hoping for Hollywood”
Sunday, June 18, 2022 @ 6:00 pm in the VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street
The acting and dance students of JG Dance Arts in Hyde Park will present their annual spring performance, Hoping For Hollywood, on June 18, 2020 at 6:00 pm at the Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center in the VBI Theatre located at 12 Vassar Street. Directed by Ginnie Mazzello and Kristen Way, the storyline of this mini-musical play follows a major film studio that decides to hold a contest for children to win a trip to Hollywood. A comedy of errors ensue when the film company arrives in Townsfield, Idaho, to select the winner. Tickets: $11 per person (at the door or advanced sales). Call 845-337-5457 for ticket information. JG Dance or JG Dance Facebook Page
Poughkeepsie Open Studios 2022
Saturday, June 18 & Sunday, June 19, 2022 / 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Since 2015, Poughkeepsie Open Studios has been a popular and unique experience for art enthusiasts to personally interact with the many talented artists who live, work, and/or teach in our area. Attendees to this event are afforded the opportunity to visit artist venues – studios, galleries, arts organizations, and temporary “pop-up” spaces – and explore the creative processes, inspirations and methodologies employed by participating artists as well as take in the rich history of Poughkeepsie, NY, the broad cultural diversity of our community and the beauty of the Hudson River Valley.
For information on 2022 Participating Artists and Site Locations visit: https://www.poughkeepsieopenstudios.org
From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents Raold Dahl’s “Willy Wonka – Junior”
Saturday, June 11, 2022 and Sunday, June 12, 2022 / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Visit From Stage To Screen Acting Studio for ticket information and showtimes.
From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents “Carrie – The Musical”
Saturday, June 4, 2022 and Sunday, June 5, 2022 / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Visit From Stage To Screen Acting Studio for ticket information and showtimes.
Tickler Productions presents Short Revenge
Friday, May 13 & Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 8:00 pm and Friday, May 20 & Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Tickets: $20 at the door (cash only). Call 845-297-1937 for Reservations & Information.
From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents “Disney’s The Jungle Book – Kids”
Saturday, April 30, 2022 and May 1, 2022 / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Visit From Stage To Screen Acting Studio for ticket information and showtimes.
Family Services Center for Victim Safety & Support present the 9th Annual Visions of Hope & Healing Art Show
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm / The Grand Parlor – 9 Vassar Street. Free Admission. Visit https://familyservicesny.org/ for more information.
PoughETRY Fest 2022 – An Online & In-Person Event
Saturday, April 23, 2022 from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Free Admission. Visit PoughETRY Fest 2022 | Facebook for more information and event schedule.
Cunneen-Hackett Art Center 2022 Annual Magnolia Party & 40th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, April 9, 2022 @ 9 Vassar Street / 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Tickets: $75 per person (limited capacity). Online Ticket Sales @ 2022 Magnolia Party/40th Anniversary Celebration EVENTBRITE Tickets Call the CHAC Office for payment by check. RSVP by March 30, 2022. Tickets will NOT be sold at the door.
Standing Room Only Theater Company presents “The Wizard of Oz – The Musical”
Friday, April 1, Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3, 2022 / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Visit Standing Room Only Theater Company for Showtimes and Ticket Information.
Ray & Friends Entertainment presents An Evening of Smooth, Vintage Soul with Bryn
Saturday, March 26, 2022 @ 7:00 pm (Doors Open @ 6:15 pm) / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Tickets: $35 single / $60 pair. An Evening of Smooth, Vintage Soul with Bryn Tickets, Sat, Mar 26, 2022 at 7:00 PM | Eventbrite
Come hear Bryn sing her signature ‘Smooth Vintage Soul’ at her Concert Debut. You may have known her as Brenda, but she is taking bold steps to transform herself into simply ‘Bryn’. After serving many years as an educator, she is now embarking on something new: music. Bryn’s soulful sound takes you on a timeless voyage with tunes that embrace and soothe your spirit. Her renditions of classic tunes are delivered in a sultry and emotive style that bridges the genres of jazz, blues and R&B reminiscent and inspired by the music of Sarah Vaughn, Nancy Wilson, Norah Jones, Lou Rawls, and others. Joining Bryn will be Ray and Friends comprised of Harold “I Never Had It So Good” Kimble on the Sax, Joe Guest on the Guitar, Randal Martin on the Drums, Jose “Tito” Alvarez on the Latin Drums, Rusty on the Bass, and Ray Watkins on the Keys. Rounding off this talented card will be inspirational dancers known as Sisters of Glorious Praise, led by Linda Molina.
Standing Room Only Theater Company presents “Chicago: High School Edition”
Saturday, March 12, 2022 and Sunday, March 13, 2022 / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street. Visit Standing Room Only Theater Company for Showtimes and Ticket Information.
From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents “We Will Rock You: School Edition”
Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 3:00 pm & 7:30 pm and Sunday, January 16, 2022 at 12:00 pm & 4:00 pm / VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street
Tickets: $15 Adults / $13 Children & Seniors. Visit From Stage to Screen Tickets (ticketleap.com) to purchase tickets.
From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents “Mary Poppins Jr.”
Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm and Sunday, January 8, 2022 @ 12:00 pm & 3:30 pm / VBI Theatre, 12 Vassar Street
Tickets: $15 Adults/$12 Children & Seniors. Visit From Stage to Screen Tickets (ticketleap.com) to Purchase Tickets.
JG Dance Entertainers & Dance Ensemble presents “A Wonderful Night Before Christmas”
From Stage To Screen Acting Studio presents “The Grunch: A New Children’s Musical”
Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 3pm and Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 12pm / The VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street
Inspired by “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas”, The Grunch tells the story of Rudy Grunch, a grumpy 6th grader who always feels like an outsider. When the entire school gets excited about the annual school musical, he comes up with a perfect plan to ruin it for everyone; he’ll steal the sets, costumes and lights the night before it opens. But will the spirit of theatre prevail?
Tickets $10 / Purchase tickets at The Grunch Tickets.
The Big Band Sound presents Swingin’ in the Holidays! Big Band Style
Friday, December 3, 2021 at 6:00 pm & Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 2:00 pm / The VBI Theatre – 12 Vassar Street
Tickets $20 / Purchase tickets at Swingin’ in the Holidays Tickets.