Tag: Hudson Valley

The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess at TSL, Feb 15, Mar 1

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Met Opera HD Live: The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess at TSL in Hudson. This Sunday’s showing has already sold out but there are two encore performances coming up on February 15 and March 1.

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess returns to the Met for the first time since 1990, in a new production directed by James Robinson in his company debut. America’s “folk opera,” as the 1935 creators described it, tells the story of disabled beggar Porgy, sung by Eric Owens, and his love for the drug-addicted Bess, portrayed by Angel Blue.

David Robertson conducts a stellar cast that also includes Donovan Singletary as fisherman Jake, Golda Schultz as his wife Clara, Latonia Moore as the bereaved widow Serena, Frederick Ballentine as drug dealer Sportin’ Life, Alfred Walker as the brutal stevedore Crown, and Denyce Graves as Maria, town matriarch and operator of the local cook-shop. Infused with the timeless melodies of the much-loved classics “Summertime,” “It Ain’t Necessarily So,” “Bess, You Is My Woman Now,” “I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin,” and “My Man’s Gone Now,” the new co-production with English National Opera and Dutch National Opera was hailed as a triumph at its premiere in London earlier this year.

DATE/TIME: Sundays, February 15, & March 1, 2020 / 12:55pm

TICKETS: Available at https://timeandspace.org/calendar/porgy-and-bess/
General Admission – $27.50
TSL Members – $25
Students – $15

LOCATION: Time & Space Limited
434 Columbia St.,
Hudson, NY 12534

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Christmas at Clermont: Open House, Dec 21

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The Clermont Mansion is opening it’s doors for the holidays with free admission on December 21. Explore the mansion at your leisure enjoying the holiday decorations with docents available to answer questions in each room. Cider and cookies will be available in the visitor’s center.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, December 21, 2019 / 11am – 4pm

ADMISSION:
Free

LOCATION:
The Clermont Mansion
87 Clermont Avenue,
Germantown, NY 12526

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Random Harvest Market Pumpkin Decorating Party, Oct 29

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Random Harvest Market is hosting a Pumpkin Decorating Party on Tuesday, October 29. This family-friendly event will have cookies and all supplies, including the pumpkins, are included in the cost of admission.

DATE/TIME:
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 / 4pm – 6pm

LOCATION:
Random Harvest Market, Cafe and Community Space
1785 CR-23
Craryville, NY 12521

ADMISSION:
$5 includes pumpkin, decorating supplies, and a maple cookie

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MHA’s 13th Annual Pumpkin Walk, Oct 19

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Join the Mental Health Association for their 13th annual Pumpkin Walk on Saturday, October 19th. Family Entertainment from 4pm to 6pm, followed by the popular Pumpkin Walk. Take a stroll along a magical path of lit jack-o-lanterns artistically carved by children and artists from our community – a great family activity.

This year the Mental Health Association celebrates 61 years of community service.  All proceeds will support programs that serve the children and families of Columbia and Greene Counties.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, October 19, 2019 / 4pm – 8pm

LOCATION:
The Polish Sportsmen’s Club
400 Newman Road
Hudson, NY 12534

ADMISSION:
Tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the event.
For advance purchase, call 518-828-4619 ext: 302, or stop by MHA at 713 Union Street
Hudson, NY 12534.

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Free Escape Room Adventure at Hudson Area Library, Oct 14

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The winning team of Altered Zone NY’s June edition. Photo courtesy of the Hudson Area Library.

The Hudson Area Library is hosting a Free Escape Room Adventure on Monday, October 14th. After the immense popularity of the Hudson Area Library Tween Advisory Council’s escape room escapade this past June, Altered Zone NY, the council will host another opportunity for members of the community to get in on the “getting-out” fun.

The year is 2100, and the world is left reeling after a suspicious spacecraft appears in the sky over Hudson, NY. A team is chosen to make first contact, and to craft a peace treaty with the “Visitors.” Unfortunately, due to a mistranslation during talks, the team is imprisoned and now war with the Visitors is imminent! Trapped in an alien crater, the team has only 15 minutes to escape, fix their mistake, and warn everyone before the attacks start. The fate of mankind rests on THEIR shoulders.

The game is limited to 15 minutes, and the team that has the shortest time will win a special prize.

The Hudson Area Library Tween Advisory Council is composed of youth ages 8-12 who create and host library events for their peers and community.

DATE/TIME:
Monday, October 14, 2019 / 11am – 3pm

LOCATION:
Hudson Area Library (Community Room)
51 N. 5th St. (at State St.)
Hudson, NY 12534

ADMISSION:
Free
Registration Required
Please RSVP by going to hudsonarealibrary.org/escape or call 518-828-1792

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