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Photo of The Other Mozart by Charlotte Dobre

Kingston Festival of the Arts

Baritone Kerry Henderson co-founded the successful Phoenicia International Festival of the Arts with Maria Todaro and Louis Otey in 2010, and he has since turned his attention to Kingston. Last August, Henderson and…

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Eclipse, a light-based performance piece at Basilica Hudson

Eclipse, a light-based performance piece at Basilica Hudson, staged this Friday and Saturday Basilica Hudson has already established itself with a host of trendy events over the years, including Patti Smith and Sonic…

(Photo by Terri Gold)

Buglisi Dance Theatre performs this Saturday at Kaatsbaan in Tivoli

Founded by Jacqulyn Buglisi and three other former principal dancers from the now-defunct Martha Graham Dance Company, the Buglisi Dance Theatre (BDT) has returned to the Kaatsbaan International Dance Center in Tivoli as…

Metaphorphoses, Tanaquil Le Clercq and George Balanchine (Kino Lorber, Inc)

Rosendale to screen lauded Tanaquil Le Clercq biopic this Sunday

Truth really is stranger than fiction sometimes. Consider this uncanny incident in 1944, when the original March of Dimes – a pet cause of president and polio victim Franklin D. Roosevelt – was…

Last year’s One Billion Rising flash mob dance in downtown New Paltz (photo by Lauren Thomas)

One Billion Rising speak-out & flash mob in New Paltz

Violence against women isn’t talked about openly. Those who have suffered through it often endure in silence; they don’t tell anyone about it. Yet, according to statistics published by the United Nations in…

Energy Dance Company rehearsal

Center for Creative Education in Kingston offers dance & drum classes for all ages

The Center for Creative Education (CCE) in Kingston is one of those places that you learn about and then wonder why you never heard about it before. “We’re kind of a diamond in…

(Photos by Dion Ogust)

Ashokan Farewell to 2013

Thanks to Hollywood, the popular mental image of the quintessential New Year’s Eve party is set in a Manhattan nightclub sometime in the 1930s or ‘40s, populated by handsome, sophisticated people all dressed…

Josefina Sgaglione  & Julio Bassan at Woodstock Tango

Walking in embrace: Woodstock Tango celebrates tenth anniversary

“When everything goes right, when everything is in place, tango can take you to places where ordinary dances cannot,” says Ilene Marder, founder of Woodstock Tango, the primary outpost for tangueros in the…

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A night of tango

Bard SummerScape and Woodstock Tango will present the return of Noche Porteña: A Night of Argentine Tango at the Bard College Spiegeltent Sunday, August 4 from 5:30 to 10 p.m. The evening opens…

(Photo by Scott Robinson)

Freestyle Frolic in Kingston this Saturday 

In the process of conducting background research, a writer picks up all kinds of fascinating information. It’s easy to go off on tangents, however, when the information found is conflicting or unlikely, and…

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