Cultural Katonah, the newly-formed partnership of Jay Street sites the Katonah Museum of Art, John Jay Homestead and Caramoor, is embracing its mission as an alliance with a commitment to collaborations through themed events, lectures and family programming.
First up, in March 2014, Cultural Katonah presents American Icons, a lecture series that celebrates outstanding figures that made immeasurable contributions to American history, visual art and music.
On Wednesday, April 2, 7:00 pm at the Katonah Museum of Art, new KMA Executive Director Darsie Alexander will present “Jasper Johns, In Time with Merce Cunningham,” about a fascinating chapter when the artist was artistic director of the legendary dance company.
Finally, on Tuesday, May 13, 7:00 pm in the Caramoor Music Room, Richard Kogan, MD, will deliver “The Mind and Music of George Gershwin,” an exploration of the psychological factors and psychiatric illnesses that influenced the creative output of the composer. The program will include short performances of Gershwin’s music.
For tickets, please call the appropriate institution where the program will take place. KMA (914.232.9555), Friends of John Jay Homestead (914.232.8119), and Caramoor 914.232.1252).
Tickets: $25.00 per perfromances
Katonah Poetry Series welcomes nationally-acclaimed poet and essayist Christian Wiman, who will read from his work in the Katonah Village Library Garden Room. Wiman’s writing explores keeping faith– in religion, love, poetry and life– in the face of mortality. $10 donation adults, students free.
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Katonah Village Library 25 Bedford Road, Katonah
Talented musician between the ages of 13 and 19, submit audio and/or video samples to email@example.com by April 15th.
The top four entries will be selected to compete on Saturday, May 31st.
We are honored to give talented local teens the opportunity to perform on our stage! Here’s what one of the winners of our first Battle back in 2012 had to say about the experience:
Location: The Purple Crayon, 52 Main Street, Hastings-on-Hudson
Visit the beautiful Rivertown of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY on the second Sunday of every month from April – October!
There will be many new vendors selling it all: vintage furniture, jewelry, clothing, crafts, home goods, and much more. There will be crafts, music and fun activities for kids too.
Location: Hastings-on-Hudson, 134 Southside Avenue, Hastings-on-Hudson
The Greenburgh Public Library Foundation announces the 5th annual Westchester County Amateur Photo Contest. The contest is juried and offers prizes: Adult category—$300 first prize, $200 second prize, $100 third prize (2); High School Student category: $150 first prize, $100 second prize, $50 third prize.
The contest is only open to amateur photographers who are residents of Westchester County.
There is no entry fee or application fee for selected photographs.
Photographs accepted into the competition will be on exhibit in the Howard and Ruth Jacobs Family Gallery at the Greenburgh Public Library from May 2, 2014 through June 12, 2014.
Prizes will be awarded at a reception at the Library on Saturday, May 17, 2014.
Photographs must be submitted digitally between March 15 – March 31, 2014.
Tickets: $25.00 to $55.00
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Place, White Plains
For complete details visit http://wppac.com.
- Jimmy Beaumont & The Skyliners
- The Happenings
- The Cyrstals
- Lenny Welch
- Vito Piccone & The Elegants
- The Happenings
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main Street, Tarrytown
Featuring the talent of
- Bret Hart
- Colt Cabana
- Chris Hero
- Alex Reynolds
- Mickie James
For complete details visit http://www.bedofnailz.com/pwstickets.html.
Location: Belleville High School, 100 Passaic Avenue, Belleville, NJ
Time: Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Combo Ticket $25.00 includes a photo op and autograph on an item you own.
Location: Wrestling Universe, 34-29 Francis Lewis Boulevard, Flushing, Queens
For complete details visit http://wrestlinguniverseonline.com.
Open Mic Night for poets, prose writers, musicians, comedians, singers, & all other performers. Coffee & cookies included!
Location: Hudson Valley Writers’ Center, 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow