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Coming Soon to the DENIZEN: "A Picture Paints a Thousand Words" and "Meek"

As the Denizen theatre celebrates closing night of their run of “White Rabbit Red Rabbit”— a show that celebrates the connections between actor, audience, and (absent) writer— they’re showcasing local visual artists and local non-profit Wild Earth Sunday in exhibition inspired by the show.


'Much Ado About Nothing' Brings Shakespeare and Doo-Wop Together at Boscobel

Shakespeare meets Americana in a Doo-Wop “Much Ado About Nothing” at Boscobel.


"White Rabbit Red Rabbit" at the Denizen is a Cold Reading Social Experiment

Playing July 17 through August 3 (with shows at 8pm and a Sunday show at 2pm), “White Rabbit Red Rabbit” lets actors take on the material without a director, a set, or rehearsals— interpreting work that’s only been unsealed moments before.


Staging Area: Hudson Valley Theater Residencies Pave the Path to Broadway

Peek behind the curtain of the region’s theater residency programs, which have birthed such Broadway hits as “Hamilton.”


The Origin Story Behind 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' at Bard

John Cameron Mitchell dives into the origin story of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” at Bard.


Spacetime Continuum: Heavy Mental Health Conversations at the Powerhouse

“The Elementary Spacetime Show” uses the light-hearted format of a musical comedy to tackle tough issues like teen suicide, César Alvarez, Emily Orling


LUMBERYARD Boasts a Summer Series Stacked with World-Class Performances

LUMBERYARD is gearing up once again for a summer of theatre and fun at their venue. When they're not teaching the arts to low-income students, they are hosting some of the best up-and-coming acts before they reach NYC. This summer, some heavy-hitting performers are testing out their latest works at the venue, allowing for a rare look into these visionaries' creative process.


"Memoirs of a Forgotten Man" At Shadowland Stages

“Memoirs of a Forgotten Man,” performed at Shadowland Stages, is based on a real case study of a Soviet reporter with perfect recall.


"Companion Piece" Opens at Denizen Theatre June 5

On June 5, Kevin Armento’s bold new play, “Companion Piece,” will have its regional premiere at Denizen Theatre, the cutting-edge new black box theater in New Paltz, NY.


New Genesis Productions Gears Up the 2019 Season of Youth Theater

This summer, for the 17th year running, New Genesis Productions in Shokan will bring youth theater training to Hudson Valley kids and teens. Each two-week Shakespeare Intensive culminates in the public staging of a play. This summer featured plays are “As You Like It” (ages 7-10), “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (ages 11-13), and Romeo and Juliet (ages 14-17).


Basilica Hudson Presents Imbolc Riverfire Next Month

The epic, mythology-themed multidisciplinary festival will be staged live on February 2.


"Adaptive Radiation" at Denizen Theatre

Hannah Benitez's New Play Dives into the Millennial Generation’s Quest for Self-Discovery
Denizen Theater, the non-profit black box theater tucked away in New Paltz’s Water Street Market, has chosen “Adaptive Radiation” as the second production of its inaugural season, and the rave reviews are pouring in. This new work by playwright Hannah Benitez explores the Millenial search for meaning, and will be staged through December 30.


Andrew Schneider’s "NERVOUS/SYSTEM" at Lumberyard

Obie-winning performer, writer, and interactive-electronics artist Andrew Schneider’s work examines the ever-blurring boundaries between technology and humanity.



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Scout: A More Perfect Union @ Thompson Giroux Gallery

Scout: A More Perfect Union

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The Art of Currency @ The Idea Garden

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