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August 2016

DENiZEN Fuses the material and digital worlds

BARRYVILLE, NY — The new studio space DENiZEN, located at 3512 Rte. 97, will host a special event from Friday, September 2 through Monday, September 5.  Read more

‘Adrenaline Honey’

LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Catskill Art Society (CAS) presents an exhibition curated by Robin Winters titled “Adrenaline Honey,” featuring artwork by Marianna Rothen and Mike Osterhout, at the CAS Arts Center at 48 Main St. from September 3 through October 10. There will be an artists’ talk at 3 p.m. and an opening reception from 4 to 6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.  Read more

‘Birds at Home’

LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — “Birds at Home,” an art exhibition exploring the relationships between people and birds, will open with a reception on Saturday, September 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St. The group exhibition runs through October 10.

Humans often have a more direct connection with birds than other wild animals. We can hear them even when we can’t see them, watch their aerial acrobatics from a long way off and entice them to our bird feeders for closer observation.  Read more

Woody Allen’s latest at Callicoon Theater

CALLICOON, NY — Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) and the Callicoon Theater will present Woody Allen’s latest film, “Café Society,” starting on Friday, September 2 and running through Monday, September 5, at 7:30 p.m. There will also be matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.  Read more

Narrowsburg Music Day

NARROWSBURG, NY — On Sunday September 4, the Delaware Valley Chamber Orchestra partners with local businesses to present Narrowsburg Music Day. At 2 p.m., a free concert by Rare Form will be held on the Main Street deck, overlooking the Big Eddy by the Eagle Observatory, sponsored by Narrowsburg Electric. Listeners can anticipate a mix of alternative rock, funk and jams from local singer/guitarist/songwriter Jason Merrill, Gabby Borges and multi-instrumentalist Matt Reinhardt.  Read more

‘Classic comedy, period’

NARROWSBURG, NY — ACT Underground Theatre will present its second offering of the 2016 season with a staged reading of “Art” by Yasmina Reza on Friday, September 9, at 7 p.m., and Saturday, September 10, at 2 and 7 p.m. at Krause Recital Hall, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St. The staged reading features Peter Turchiano, Craig Tessler and Jim Sullivan and is directed by Wendy Kaufman.  Read more

Acoustic concert at the community center

COCHECTON CENTER, NY — The Cochecton Center Community Center (CCCC) will present an acoustic concert featuring “Americana Outlaw” Kate Vargas, a singer-songwriter in New York City. Born and raised in New Mexico, southwestern culture and storytelling traditions inspire many of her lyrical themes. Vargas’s music features tales and truths weaving through a delightful blend of folk, blues and rock. New York City singer-songwriter Andrea Wittgens will join her. A $15 cash donation is requested, a portion of which will go to the paint fund to repaint the CCCC’s historic building.

An encore for The Slipper Room

HIGHLAND LAKE, NY — The Slipper Room, the popular burlesque group that has attracted sell-out crowds to NACL Theatre for several years now, will return on September 3 at 8:30 p.m. The show mixes burlesque, comedy, circus, political commentary, magic, music, feathers and sequins. Hosted by James Habacker, the brilliant performer and owner of The Slipper Room venue on the Lower East Side of New York City, the touring show never fails to surprise even the most daring NACL audience members. Tickets cost $20 for general admission, $10 for people under age 30, and can be purchased at www.NACL.org.  Read more

‘Visions of Spain’ in Shohola

SHOHOLA, PA — The Barryville Area Arts Association, in collaboration with The Hispanic Society of America, will present “Visions of Spain” on Saturday, September 3 from 4 to 6 p.m., in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. The event will feature live Spanish guitar music by Peter Kolesar, including “Pavan,” written around 1536, from the first printed book of music for the guitar/vihuela, and other early pieces. Depending on the mood of the crowd, there may also be 19th century classics like “Romanza Anonimo” and/or flamenco toques such as Farruca, Soleares, or Sequidillas.  Read more

Brewery in Eldred celebrates one year in business

ELDRED, NY — One thing you might not think of when thinking about making beer (or staring into your beer glass, pondering its flavor and froth), is that beer is mostly water. So the water used to make it, one would think, is of utmost importance. When Bill Lenczuk and his wife Cindy started Shrewd Fox Brewery in Eldred, he knew the importance of water in brewing beer. The brewery is located in the old post office, and Lenczuk said, “The well water is well suited for making beer.” Bingo.  Read more