Events
George Clinton

George Clinton at Bearsville with 420 Funk Mob

Do you even know the kind of things that go down at the Bearsville Theater – in the afternoon, no less? On Sunday, February 22 at 4:20 p.m., the Bearsville Theater presents Michael…

Almanac Weekly’s Night Sky columnist Bob Berman in his observatory in Willow (photo by Andrea Barrist Stern)

A weekend of super-conjunctions in the night sky

It’s one of the coldest winters in memory, and venturing outdoors after sunset probably has the same appeal as playing solitaire in a meat locker. But what’s happening on Friday and Saturday nights…

Cynthia Hopkins (photo by Jeff Sugg)

Bard’s Fisher Center presents Cynthia Hopkins in A Living Documentary

For most people who try to make their living making art of some sort, the old stereotype of the starving artist living in an unheated garret and spending one’s busking change on books…

(Photo by Samantha Moranville)

Kids’ Almanac (Feb. 19-28)

“I truly believe that we create our own luck.” – Charles R. Smith, Jr.   FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20 Stone Ridge Library screens The Boxtrolls The Stone Ridge Library has great programming for all…

Mavis Staples (photo by Chris Strong)

Mavis Staples to play Club Helsinki in Hudson

Soul and gospel music legend Mavis Staples returns to Club Helsinki in Hudson on Sunday, February 22 at 8 p.m. A core member of the legendary Staples Singers, Mavis has written an entirely…

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Leo Kottke at Beacon’s Towne Crier

Legendary acoustic guitarist and songwriter Leo Kottke appears at the Towne Crier in Beacon on Friday, February 20 at 8:30 p.m. The six- and 12-string virtuoso has made his name as a solo performer, recording…

Ars Choralis will perform a selection of love songs, including tunes from Jerome Kern and Paul Simon, an a cappella Beatles medley and “the group’s infamous ‘Anti-Love Song’ medley” at the Sheeley House B&B in High Falls on Feb. 14.

Love songs & anti-love songs concert by Ars Choralis in High Falls

Ars Choralis celebrates its 50th anniversary season this year with an expanded series of performances. On February 21, the chorus will become one of a series of invited vocal ensembles to perform at…

Felice Brothers

On the eve of their Australian tour, Felice Brothers visit BSP

On the eve of an Australian tour with their longtime friend and advocate Connor Oberst, local indie folk/rock heroes the Felice Brothers say hello/goodbye with a Valentine’s Day show in the back room…

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Our region is a crucible of comic creation

As Quinn O’Callaghan has documented in depth in his Almanac Weekly story titled “Many comic book heroes have Hudson Valley roots,” our region is an epicenter for both superheroic and supervillainous activity. In the…

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Kids’ Almanac (Feb. 12-19)

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” – Charles Schulz     Saturday Arts Lab for kids at SUNY-New Paltz This is your last week before…

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