Arts news contacts: Germain Lussier at 341-1100, ext. 3134, or Sandy Tomcho at 341-1100, ext. 3146. E-mail releases and pictures to Submissions must be received at least three weeks in advance.

Arts news contacts: Germain Lussier at 341-1100, ext. 3134, or Sandy Tomcho at 341-1100, ext. 3146. E-mail releases and pictures to Submissions must be received at least three weeks in advance.


Bard College. "Mostly Monteverdi" with tenors Frank Kelley and William Hite, 8 p.m. July 27, Olin Hall, Annandale. Tickets $30, $25 senior citizens, $5 student rush. Call 758-7425.

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts. "All Mozart" with the St. Luke's Orchestra, 4:30 p.m. July 29, House Museum, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah. Tickets $17.50-$67.50. Call 914-232-1252.

Downing Park. The Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra presents Summer Musikfest with returning guest conductor Richard Haglund and others, 4 p.m. July 28, Robinson Avenue, Newburgh. Free. Call 562-1345.

Maverick Concerts. "Remembering Beethoven: A Beethoven Mini-festival" with pianist Ursula Oppens, 3 p.m. July 29, Maverick Road, Woodstock. Tickets $20, $5 students. Call 679-8217.

SUNY New Paltz. Susan Starr and Robert Hamilton in a PianoSummer concert, 8 p.m. July 28, McKenna Theatre, New Paltz. Tickets $27, $22 students, senior citizens and staff members. Also: Second- and third-place winners of the Jacob Flier Piano Competition, 7:30 p.m. July 30, Shepard Recital Hall, New Paltz. Suggested donation $5. Call 255-1559.

Tuxedo Park School. Pops in the Park presents the Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra, 4 p.m. July 29, Mountain Farm Road, Tuxedo Park. Tickets $10, $15 families. Call 351-3473.

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts. Two days of jazz with various musicians, 3-9 p.m. July 28-Aug. 4, Music Room, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah. Tickets $35-$50. Call 914-232-1252.

U.S. Military Academy. Jazz Knights with guest saxophonist Chris Valdala, 7:30 p.m. July 29, Trophy Point Amphitheater, West Point. Free. Call 938-2617.

Bard College. "Speaking in Clowns," a dramatic song-cycle based on Elliot Smith's "From a Basement on a Hill," 8:30 p.m. July 28-29, Aug. 3-5, Spiegeltent, Annandale. Tickets $25. Call 758-7900.

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts. Andrea Marcovicci in "Andrea Sings Astaire," with Gil Shaham and Paul Neubauer, 8:30 p.m. July 31-Aug. 2, Music Room, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah. Tickets $17.50 and $60. Also: Performer's Showcase, "Mediterranean Celebration," 11 a.m. Aug. 1, Music Room. Tickets $17-$44. Call 914-232-1252.

It's All Good Restaurant. Belly dancing by Sarah & Caravan Dancers and rock performance by the Human Beinz, 6 p.m. July 28, 90 Broadway, Newburgh. Tickets $10. Call 598-34-75.

Kauneonga Lake Farmers Market. Pianist-singer Louis Landon, 2 p.m. July 27, behind K.L. Firehouse, Route 55, north of 17B. Free. Call 798-0818.

Lycian Centre. Acoustic Cheese and John Sheehan, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 2, front lawn, Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. Free. Call 469-2285.

Maverick Concerts. Soprano Nancy Allen Lundy and pianist Pedja Muzijevic in "Woodstock Legends: Mr. Tambourine Man," 6 p.m. July 28, Maverick Road, Woodstock. Tickets $20, $5 students. Call 679-8217.

New Hamburg Yacht Club. Murali Coryell, 6 p.m. July 28, 1 Water St., New Hamburg. Tickets $5-$20. Call 565-3912.

Oblong Books and Music. CD release party and concert for Denise Jordan Finley, 7:30 p.m. July 27, Montgomery Row, Suite 6, Rhinebeck. Free. Call 876-0500.

Polonia Park. The Polka Family Band, 2 p.m. July 29, Hibernia Road, Pleasant Valley. Tickets $15, free age 15 and younger. Call 344-1312.

Sullivan County Community College. Laughing Pizza family band in Summer 2007 Children's Shows, 9 a.m. July 31, Seelig Theatre, College Road, Loch Sheldrake. Tickets $6. Also: Dance and music with the Vanaver Caravan, 8 p.m. Aug. 2, Seelig Theatre, College Road, Loch Sheldrake. Tickets $15-$20. Call 434-5750.

Storm King Art Center. Fingerstyle guitarist Francis Doughty, 3 p.m. July 29, Old Pleasant Hill Road, Mountainville. Tickets $10. Call 534-3115.

Walden Rotary Rail Trail Theater. 2007 Grove Concert Series presents Karen Whitman and Rick Pantell, comedic acoustic folk duo, 6:30 p.m. July 28, Route 52, Walden. Free. Call 778-4506.

Woodstock Jewish Congregation. Cabaret duo Jennie Litt and David Alpher with Bob Cohen in "Another Serving of Irving Berlin," 8 p.m. July 8, 1682 Glasco Turnpike. Tickets $15 members, $20 nonmembers. Call 679-5147.

Woodstock Playhouse. Cindy Cashdollar with Artie and Happy Traum and special guests, 8 p.m. July 27, routes 212 and 375, Woodstock. Tickets $25. Also: Heidi Latsky Dance performs "disjointed," 8 p.m. July 28. Tickets $29. Call 679-4101.

Compiled by Sandy Tomcho

Stage & Screen

"Annie Jr.," shortened version of the classic musical with a full cast of children, presented by Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop, Rivoli Theatre, 437 Route 42, South Fallsburg, 1 p.m. Aug. 1; 8 p.m. Aug. 3-4; 2 p.m. Aug. 4-5. Tickets $7, $5 senior citizens and students. Call 434-7232.

"Dr. Marmalade," learn about animals through puppets, Center for Performing Arts, Route 308, Rhinebeck, 11 a.m. July 28. Tickets $9, $7 children. Call 876-3080.

"Old Strange & Beautiful Stories," collection of well-known stories from Young Actors Summer Workshop, Cocoon Theatre, 6384 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 7 p.m. July 27-28; 3 p.m. July 29. Cost $10. Call 876-6470.

"Stuart Little," presented by Tri-State Actors Youth Company, Crescent Theater, 74 Fountain Square, Sussex, N.J., 11 a.m. Aug. 1-4, 7-11; 7 p.m. Aug. 3, 10; 2 p.m. Aug. 4, 11. Tickets $10, $7 age 11 and younger. Call 973-875-2950.

"Great Comedians from the Golden Years of Radio," a program by Steve Van Benschoten highlighting famous names from the past, Sullivan County Community College, Seelig Theater, 112 College Road, Loch Sheldrake, 7 p.m. July 31. Tickets $3. Call 434-5750, ext. 4303.

"Black Narcissus," a 1947 drama directed by Michael Powell, presented as part of the "British Postwar Classics" film series of Bard Summerscape, Bard College, Avery Arts Center, Annandale, 7 p.m. Aug. 2. Tickets $7.50. Call 758-7900.

"Topsy Turvy," a 1999 musical drama about Gilbert & Sullivan directed by Mike Leigh, presented as part of the "British Postwar Classics" film series of Bard Summerscape, Bard College, Avery Arts Center, Annandale, 7 p.m. July 29. Tickets $7.50. Call 758-7900.

"Carmen," a French opera by Georges Bizet, presented by Hudson Opera Theatre, SUNY Orange, Orange Hall Theater, Wawayanda and Grandview avenues, Middletown, 4 p.m. Aug. 12; 8 p.m. Aug. 11. Tickets $35, $32 senior citizens and students. Call 661-0544.

"A Florentine Tragedy" and "The Dwarf," two one-act operas by Alexander von Zemlinsky, Bard Summerscape, Bard College, Sosnoff Center, Annandale, 8 p.m. July 27, Aug. 2, 4; 3 p.m. July 29, Aug. 5. Tickets $25-$85. Call 758-7900.

"La Perichole," a comic opera by Jacques Offenbach, presented by Delaware Valley Opera, Tusten Theatre, 210 Bridge St., Narrowsburg, 7:30 p.m. July 28, Aug. 3; 3 p.m. Aug. 12. Tickets $22-$25. Call 252-7272.

"Naughty Operetta," a romantic opera by Victor Herbert and Sigmund Romberg, presented by Delaware Valley Opera, Tusten Theatre, 210 Bridge St., Narrowsburg, 7:30 p.m. July 27, 3 p.m. Aug. 5. Also: Sullivan County Community College, Seelig Theater, 112 College Road, Loch Sheldrake, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 11. Tickets $22-$25. Call 252-7272.

"Norma," a mystical opera by Vincenzo Bellini, presented by Delaware Valley Opera, Tusten Theatre, 210 Bridge St., Narrowsburg, 3 p.m. July 29; 7:30 p.m. Aug. 4, 10. Tickets $22-$25. Call 252-7272.

"As You Like It," a romantic comedy by Shakespeare about love in a woodland setting, presented as part of the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Boscobel, Route 9D, Garrison, 8 p.m. July 28, Aug. 4, 11, 17, 24-25, 31, Sept. 1; 7 p.m. July 31-Aug. 1, 7-9, 14-15, 22-23, 29-30; 6 p.m. July 29, Aug. 5, 19, 26, Sept. 2. Tickets $28 Wed.-Thurs., $35 Fri. and Sun., $42 Sat. Call 265-9575.

"Beach Party Murders," a comedy murder mystery dinner show staged by the Killing Kompany, Views at Mount Fuji, Route 17, Hillburn, 8 p.m. July 28. Tickets $59.95. Call 357-5501.

"The Confessions of Punch and Judy," a slapstick all-night argument by Tannis Kowalchuk and Ker Wells, NACL Theater, 110 Highland Lake Road, Highland Lake, 8 p.m. July 27-28. Tickets $15-$20. Call 557-0694.

"The Court Jester," based on 1950s movie starring Danny Kaye, from Young Actors Summer Workshop, Cocoon Theatre, 6384 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 7 p.m. Aug. 2-4. 9-11; 3 p.m. Aug. 5, 12. Cost $10. Call 876-6470.

"The Cripple of Inishmaan" by Martin McDonagh, in which an ensemble cast tells the story of Hollywood meeting small-town Ireland, Shadowland Theatre, 157 Canal St., Ellenville, 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., through Aug. 12. Tickets $26 Thurs.-Sat., $23 Sun., $2 less for students and senior citizens. Call 647-5511.

"The Crucible" by Arthur Miller, drama surrounding the Salem witch trials, Elmwood Playhouse, 10 Park St., Nyack, 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., through Aug. 11; 2 p.m. July 29, Aug. 5; 8 p.m. Aug. 9. Tickets $18, $15 senior citizens and students. Call 353-1313.

"Funny Girl," a woman thrives in showbiz and falls in love in a revival of a 1964 musical comedy with songs by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, Forestburgh Playhouse, 39 Forestburgh Road, Forestburgh, 2 p.m. Wed., 3 p.m. Sun., 8 p.m. Tues.-Sat., through Aug. 5. Tickets $28-$39. Call 794-1194.

"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," a musical comedy with songs by Stephen Sondheim, presented by Up in One Productions, Center for Performing Arts, Route 308, Rhinebeck, 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., 3 p.m. Sun., July 27-Aug. 19. Tickets $22, $20 senior citizens and children. Call 876-3080.

"Gypsy," about a stage mother and her two daughters, songs by Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim, Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford, 11:30 a.m. Wed.-Thurs., 6 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., noon and 5 p.m. Sun., through Aug. 4. Tickets $55-$72, dinner included. Call 914-592-2222.

"The Hypochondriac," a farce by Moliere, presented by Theater at the Lake, 7:30 p.m. July 28 and Aug. 4, Morahan Waterfront Park, Windermere Avenue, Greenwood Lake. Free. Call 477-3885.

"The Merry Wives of Windsor," a comedy by William Shakespeare, presented by Bird-On-A-Cliff, Comeau Property, Route 212, Woodstock, 5 p.m. Fri.-Sun. July 27-Sept. 2. Donation $5. Call 247-4007.

"Orphans," by Lyle Kessler, about two orphans whose lives are changed when one is kidnapped, presented by Penguin Rep, Barn Theatre, 7 Crickettown Road, Stony Point, 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., 4 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., through July 29. Tickets $30. Call 786-2873.

"Richard III," a thriller by Shakespeare about a tyrant's rise to power, presented as part of the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Boscobel, Route 9D, Garrison, 8 p.m. July 27, Aug. 4, 10, 18; 7 p.m. Aug. 2, 16; 6 p.m. Aug. 12 Tickets $28 Wed.-Thurs., $35 Fri., Sun., $42 Sat. Call 265-9575.

"Romantic Poetry: A Musical Play," six plays in two acts by John Patrick Shanley and Henry Krieger, presented as part of the 23rd annual Powerhouse Theater season, Vassar College, Martel Theater, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie, 8 p.m. July 27-28; 2 p.m. July 28-29. Tickets $25. Call 437-5599.

"Thoroughly Modern Millie," musical set in the Roaring 20s, presented by Admit One Productions, Storm King School, 314 Mountain Road, Cornwall-on-Hudson, 8 p.m. July 27-28; 2 p.m. July 29. Tickets $10, $6 senior citizens and students. Call 534-4037.

"Two Gentlemen of Verona," comedy by the Bard as part of the "Shakespeare in the Orchard," performed by the Illustrious Theatre Company, Warwick Valley Winery, 114 Little York Road, Warwick, 8 p.m. July 27-28; 7:30 p.m. July 29. Tickets $18, $16 senior citizens and students. Call 258-4858.

Bertoni Gallery. Third annual music and poetry series featuring Teresa Marta Costa and Jim Kenny, noon-6 p.m. July 29, 1392 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. Free. Call 469-0993.

Colony Café. A poetry reading by Michael Platsky and Michael Brown, 7 p.m. July 30, 22 Rock City Road, Woodstock. Admission $4. Call 679-5342.

Muddy Cup Coffeehouse. Open mike hosted by Shirley Powell and Teresa Marta Costa, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 1, 129 Main St., Beacon. Cost $2. Call 440-8855.

Powerhouse Theatre. A reading festival featuring new work by Steven Harper, Amy Herzog, Susan Nussbaum, Frank Pugliese and Lloyd Suh, July 27-29, Susan Stein Shiva Theatre, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. Free. Call 437-7235.

Compiled by Germain Lussier


Montgomery Row Second Level. "5 Dispatches From the Hungry Synapse," solo exhibit of digital works by Dan Morse, through Aug. 26, 6423 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck. Opening reception 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 27. Hours 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Mon., Wed., Fri.; 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Tues., Thurs.; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Call 876-6670.

St. Margaret's Gallery. Junk sculpture by Jessica Bottalico, oils by Rob LaColla and photos by Leigh Bromer, through Aug. 22, Route 9, Red Hook. Call for gallery hours: 471-7477.

Unframed Artists Gallery. "Healing Waters," works by various artists celebrating Eros, July 28-Sept. 23, 173 Huguenot St., New Paltz. Opening reception 5-8 p.m. July 28. Hours 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Call 255-5482.

VARGA Gallery of Woodstock. The 2007 Summer Solo series continues with sculpture and paintings by Joseph Eschenberg, July 27-Aug. 9, 130 Tinker St., Woodstock. Also: "Bastille Day," open and unthemed exhibit, through Aug. 5. Hours noon-5 p.m. Thurs.-Sun. Call 679-4005.

Wallkill River Art Gallery. "Joyful Views," plein air paintings by Shawn Dell Joyce, Aug. 1-31, 357 Old Forge Hill, New Windsor. Opening reception 3-6 p.m. Aug. 12. Also: "Different Strokes," paintings by John Creagh and Pat Morgan, through July 31. Hours 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. Call 689-0613.

Alliance Gallery. "Perceptual Doubt," photographic constructions by James Barth, through July 27, 37 Main St., Narrowsburg. Also: "Unseen Fetishes," painted sculptural objects by Allan Rubin, through July 27, Loft Gallery. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Call 252-7576.

Artery. Pastels by Jane McGraw Teubner, through Aug. 5, 210 Broad St., Milford, Pa. Hours 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Mon., Wed., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thurs.-Sun. Call 570-409-1234.

Arts Upstairs. "Earthly Delights," eclectic mix of work in different media by more than 50 artists, through Aug. 12, 60 Main St., Phoenicia. Hours 3-6 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun. Call 688-2142.

Beacon Artist Union. "Bau31 — Flowers and Birds," paintings and sculpture by Elia Gurna and James P. Quinn, through Aug. 5, 161 Main St., Beacon. Hours noon-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. and by appointment. Call 440-7584.

Bertoni Gallery. "Visions of Sugar Loaf," plein air paintings by the Wallkill River School of Art, through Aug. 19, 1392 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thurs.-Sun. Call 469-0993.

Catskill Artists Gallery. "A Passion for Color," pottery by Kathy Jeffers and prayer flags by Buff McAllister, through Aug. 19, 38 S. Main St., Liberty. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Call 292-0310.

Crawford Gallery. Oil paintings by James Arvenetes, through Aug. 31, Route 302, Pine Bush. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Opening reception noon-4 p.m. July 28. Call 744-2075.

Dia:Beacon Riggio Galleries. "Homage to [a] Life: Paintings 1990-2004," work by Agnes Martin, through Nov. 26, Beekman Street, Beacon. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thurs.-Mon. Call 400-0100.

Elisa Pritzker Studio & Gallery. "White Room, Green Room," watercolors, mixed media and assemblage by Elisa Pritzker and Staats Fasoldt, through July 28, 257 S. Riverside Road, Highland. Hours noon-5 p.m. Fri.-Sat. and by appointment. Call 691-5506.

Ellenville Public Library & Museum. Paintings by Andrew Kooistra, through Aug. 1, 40 Center St., Ellenville. Hours 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Call 647-5530.

Ellenville Regional Hospital. "Arts for Healing" exhibition featuring work by Grace Knowlton, Richard Bruce, Phil Sigunick and Judy Sigunick, through Aug. 31, Route 209, Ellenville. Hours 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily. Call 647-6400.

Executive Suite Gallery. Traditional, folk and contemporary art by Imelda Cajipe Endaya, through Aug. 16, 255 Main St., Goshen. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Call 291-2136.

Fletcher Gallery. More than 100 oils, works on paper and drawings by Fletcher Martin (1904-79), through Aug. 12, 40 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock. Hours noon-6 p.m. Thurs.-Sun. Call 679-4411.

Fovea Exhibitions Beacon Gallery. "It Is Our War," images by photojournalists Todd Heisler and Chris Hondros, through Aug. 31, 143 Main St., Beacon. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Call 765-2199.

Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center. "Utopian Mirage: Social Metaphors in Contemporary Photography and Film," through July 29, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Wed., Fri.-Sat., 1-5 p.m. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thurs., 1-5 p.m. Sun. Call 437-5632.

Friends of Historic Kingston Museum Gallery. "Mom and Pop Stores: Kingston, New York," collection of vintage photographs by Santino Rovereto, through Oct. 28, Wall and Main streets, Kingston. Hours 1-4 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Call 339-0720.

Gallery and Performance Space. "Inaugural Exhibition," works by Jose Acosta, Michael Asbill and more, through July 29, 196 Main St., Poughkeepsie. Hours noon-6 p.m. Fri.-Sun. Call 486-4592.

Gallery at Artemis. "Holy/Unholy Womanhood," various work by Sadee Brathwaite, Miranda Varela and Eleana Pellegrino, through July 29, 33 Broadway, Kingston. Hours noon-7 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Call 339-2494.

Greene County Council on the Arts. "Pet Show," group exibitions of artworks that feature best friends, through Aug. 4, 398 Main St., Catskill. Also: One-person still-life exhibition by Molly Pomerance, through Aug. 4. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Call 518-943-3400.

Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame. "A Drive to Win," various paintings, photos and artifacts dedicated to drivers and trainers, ongoing, 240 Main St., Goshen. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Call 294-6330.

Hessel Museum of Art. "Feelings," survey of contemporary art by British artist Martin Creed, through Sept. 16, Bard College, Center for Curatorial Studies, Annandale. Hours 1-6 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Call 758-7598.

Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art. "Size Matters: XS," recent small-scale paintings, through Nov. 10, 1701 Main St., Peekskill. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Admission $5, $1 for students, free for members. Call 914-788-7166.

Hudson Valley Showcase. Paintings and photographs by Hudson Valley artists, ongoing, 280 Broadway, Newburgh. Hours 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun.-Thurs., 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Call 561-2270.

John Davis Gallery. Sculptures by Jon Isherwood and five mini-exhibits in the Carriage House, through Aug. 12, 362½ Warren St., Hudson. Hours 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thurs.-Mon. Call 518-828-5907.

Karpeles Library Museum. "Far and Near Horizons," group exhibition on world tour by the International Plein Air Painters and Landscape Artists International, through July 31, 94 Broadway, Newburgh. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Sat., noon-4 p.m. Sun. Call 569-4997.

Kingston Sculpture Biennial. Outdoor exhibit of more than 50 sculptures will be on display across Kingston through Oct. 20. Also: Arts Society of Kingston, 97 Broadway, Kingston, and Livingroom Gallery, North Front Street, Kingston, exhibits are open through Aug. 26. Hours 1-6 p.m. Tues.-Sat. at ASK and noon-9 p.m. Fri.-Sat. at the Livingroom. Also: The Ulster County Jail, Golden Hill, Kingston, exhibit is open through Labor Day. Hours are 1-6 p.m. Fri.-Sun. Call 338-0331.

Mark Gruber Gallery. "Hudson River Valley: The Artists' View," a group show, through Sept. 4, 17 New Paltz Plaza, New Paltz. Hours 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mon., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., noon-4 p.m. Sun. Call 255-1241.

Millbrook Winery. "Art in the Loft," featuring works by Emma Lee Crawford and Claire Lofress, through July 28, 26 Wing Road, Millbrook. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Call 677-8383.

Mill Street Loft. Summer alumni exhibition featuring photographer Leigh Bromer, painter Nate Gorgen and sculptor Jessica Montrose, through Aug. 18, 455 Maple St., Poughkeepsie. Call for gallery hours: 471-7477.

Mountaintop Gallery. "Journeys in Clay 2007," group exhibition of small works, through July 29, 5348 Main St., Windham. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Call 518-734-3104.

Muddy Cup. Paintings by Whitney Flanigan and Tina Spatero, alumni of Mill Street Loft, through Aug. 31. Also: "What We Do — The Art of the Dia:Beacon Gallery Attendants," through Aug. 31, 129 Main St., Beacon. Hours 7 a.m.-11 p.m. daily. Call 838-0138.

Newburgh Free Library. Oil paintings by Ray Schleinkofer, through July 31, 124 Grand St., Newburgh. Hours 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon., Thurs.; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues., Wed., Fri.; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Call 563-3619.

Outsider's Studio. "SurrealReal," featuring work by Stacy Wakefield-Forte, Oliver Brooks, Jose Romero and others, through July 30, 41B Main St., Livingston Manor. Hours 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat., noon-3 p.m. Sun. Call 665-1056.

River Art Emporium. "Romancing the Gods," paintings by Gerry Castro, through July 31, 317 Liberty St., Newburgh. Hours 1-4 p.m. Wed.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat. Call 569-0198.

River Valley Artists Guild. "Art About Water," multimedia show featuring work by seven guild members, through Oct. 19, 156 Pike St., Port Jervis. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Wed., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thurs., by appointment Fri. Call 856-7700.

Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art. "A Designed Life: The Arts and Crafts of Byrdcliffe," through Dec. 9, SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz. Also: "Interpreting Utopia," through Oct. 7. Also: "Air Is: Axial Works in Stone, Graphite and Video" by George Quasha, through Oct. 7. Also: European prints from the Ken Ratner collection, through Dec. 9. Also: "The Uncanny Valley," Hudson Valley Artist Series 2007, through Sept. 9. Hours 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed.-Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun. Call 257-3844.

Stone Window Gallery. Paintings of architectural motifs by Arlene G. Cohen, through July 28, 17 Main St., Accord. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Call 626-4932.

Storm King Art Center. Exhibit of sculpture by Louise Bourgeois, through Nov. 15, Old Pleasant Hill Road, Mountainville. Hours 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Call 534-3115.

SUNY Orange. "Applied Vision," artworks by Joan Kehlenbeck and Rosalind Hodgkins, and "The River Valley Artists Guild Summer Show," through July 31, Orange Hall Galleries, corner of Wawayanda and Grandview avenues, Middletown. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Call 341-4891.

Unison Arts & Learning Center. The annual outdoor sculpture garden exhibit, through Oct. 31, 68 Mountain Rest Road, New Paltz. Hours 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Mon., Wed. and Thurs.; Sun. by appointment. Call 255-1559.

Van Brunt Gallery. New paintings and works on paper by Richard Butler, through Aug. 6, 460 Main St., Beacon. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thurs.-Mon. Call 838-2995.

Village of Ellenville. "10x10x10," specially designed storefronts by 10 artists who live in 10 towns, through Aug. 26, Canal Street, Ellenville. Call 647-7080.

Whitecliff Vineyard. "Up Here and Down There," photographs by Tom Ligamari, through October, 331 McKinstry Road, Gardiner. Hours 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thurs.-Sun. Call 255-4613.

Woodstock Artists Association. "The Family Curse," the Angelochs and Summers of Woodstock, through Aug. 19, 28 Tinker St., Woodstock. Also: "Semblance & Spirit," portraits by Woodstock artists, through Oct. 7. Hours noon-6 p.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun.-Mon., Thurs. Call 679-2940.

Compiled by Germain Lussier


Arts Society of Kingston. Benefit party for playwright/photographer Ty Adams, 7-10 p.m. July 28, 97 Broadway, Kingston. Tickets $15. Call 338-0331.

Bertoni Gallery. Paintings of Sugar Loaf village and the area painted on location by Wallkill River School artists available for silent-auction bidding through Aug. 19, 1392 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thurs.-Sun. Call 469-0993.

Delaware Valley Arts Alliance. The "Visions of Narrowsburg" competition will be part of this year's event and must be shot during that weekend. Due Sept. 16. Visit or call 252-7576.

Marlborough Agricultural Alliance. A "Paint-Out" event for all Hudson Valley plein-air painters at various farms across "the heart of the Hudson Valley," Marlborough. Registration and painting is through October, and work will be exhibited Nov. 3. For registration and more, call 616-7824 or visit

Woodstock Fine Art Auction. Consignments are being accepted for a benefit auction Sept. 2, 28 Tinker St., Woodstock. Hours noon-5 p.m. Thurs.-Mon. Call 679-2198, ext. 103.

Cornwall Volunteer Ambulance Bay. Open auditions for seventh annual New Plays Festival by Stormy Weather Players, 7:30-9 p.m. July 27, corner of Clinton and Hasbrouck avenues, Cornwall. Visit

Liberty Free Theatre. Actors needed for "Audience" by Vaclav Havel, "The Sandbox" by Edward Albee, "Out at Sea" and "The Oculist" by Slavomir Mrozek taking place through December, 109 S. Main St., Liberty. By appointment only. Call 292-3788.

Woodstock Playhouse. Open audition for original musical production of "The Wizard of Oz," 3 p.m. Aug. 6, intersection of routes 212 and 275, Woodstock. Performances Aug. 11. Call 679-2248.

Neversink Valley Area Museum. To celebrate its 40th anniversary, the museum is asking for short films less than 19 minutes without synchronized sound for a film festival on Sept. 29 called "Show Us Your Shorts (But Do It Silently)." Call 754-8870 or visit

Bertoni Gallery Sculpture Garden. Free music and poetry, noon-6 p.m. July 29, 1392 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. Call 469-0993 or visit

Brotherhood Winery. 12th annual Bounty of the Hudson food and wine festival, noon-5 p.m. July 28-29, 100 Brotherhood Plaza, Washingtonville. Admission $25. Call 914-474-7780 or visit

Ellenville Farmers Market on Market. Weekly series of markets, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sun., Market and Center streets, Ellenville. Call 647-5600.

Grey Towers. "Evolution of Grey Towers Landscape" shows summertime in Cornelia's Gardens, 1 p.m. July 28, 151 Grey Towers Drive, Milford, Pa. Cost $5, $4 senior citizens, $2 ages 12-17, free age 11 and younger. Call 570-296-9630.

Harmony Farm. University of Utopian Directions presents the UD World's Fair of artists, poets, musicians, filmmakers, photographers, scientists, and chefs, 3-8 p.m. July 29, off Route 17, Goshen. Call 914-980-2409.

Orange County Tourism. Deadline extended for the Orange County Day recipe contest. Due Aug. 3. Call 291-2136 for form.

Space Farms Zoo and Museum. Junior Zookeeper Day gives children the chance to try being a zookeeper for ages 5-15, noon-5 p.m. July 28, Route 519, Sussex, N.J. Admission $12.45, $11.45 senior citizens, $8 children. Call 973-875-5800.

Storm King Art Center. Mike Nelson explores late afternoon light in photography, 5:30-7 p.m. July 28, Old Pleasant Hill Road, Mountainville. Cost $10, $9 senior citizens and college students, $7 K-12 students, free age 5 and younger. Also: Evening tours of the center take place from 5:30-7 p.m. through Sept. 1. Same cost. Visit or call 534-3115, ext. 110.

High 5 Tickets. The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College has teamed with High 5 Tickets to offer $5 tickets for students age 24 and younger for various area events. Call 212-445-8587 or visit

NACL Theatre. Applications and proposals being accepted for the NACL Performer Training Retreat and NACL Catskill Festival of New Theater. Visit or call 557-0694.

AIR Studio Gallery. Draw, paint, cut-and-paste classes for kids as well as art parties and therapeutic art recreation, by appointment, 71 O'Neil St., Kingston. Cost $10. Call 331-2662.

Art Studio. Summer art classes with topics such as dinosaurs, ocean creatures, and more for ages 3-6, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Mon.-Wed. through August, 510 Route 32, Highland Mills. Cost $65. Also: Drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture classes and more for all ages, ongoing. Call 928-8823.

Creative Theatre-Muddy Waters Players. "Acting Skills and Character Development," an acting workshop for teens directed by Ken Tschan, Aug. 6-10, Playhouse at Museum Village, Route 17M, Monroe. Cost $180. Also: "Musical Theatre Scene Study" for teens by Hanna Blaire Haskell and Jacob Gardner, Aug. 13-17. Cost $195. Call 294-9465 to register.

Ellenville Library. "Introduction to Sign," sign language workshop, 10:30 a.m. Thurs. through Aug. 16, 40 Center St., Ellenville. Free, registration required. Also: Chess playing workshop, 11 a.m.-noon July 30. Free. Call 647-5530.

NACL Theatre. A teen workshop production of "Romeo and Juliet" will be the culmination of a weeklong intensive process for ages 12-18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 6-10, 110 Highland Lake Road, Highland Lake. Cost is $325, and registration is now open. Call 557-0694. Also: Sojourn Theatre five- day training in techniques and strategies of artistic director Michael Rohd, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 30-August 4. Cost $600 for tuition, housing, & meals. Email

Old Stone House. Design, painting, construction and launching of helium balloons in "Art for the Heavens," Aug. 9-12, Hasbrouck. Cost $350, $300 ages 12-18. Reserve early. Call 583-8182.

Orange County School of Dance. Drawing, printmaking, sculpture and more for all ages taught by Maryann Maffei, ongoing, 16 Lake St., Monroe. Call 782-2482.

Red Eft Gallery. Classes and workshops on drawing, pastels, watercolors and more through September, 159 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro. Cost $120-$180. Call 888-2519 or visit

Unison Arts & Learning Center. "Wayfinder Experience" a five-day journey of fantasies, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 30-Aug. 17, 68 Mountain Rest Road, New Paltz. Ages 8-16. Cost $325 members, $350 nonmembers. Also: Life drawing sessions, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tues. and Thurs. through December. Cost $11 per class, $38 for four classes. Call 255-1559 or e-mail

Wallkill River School. A 2007 plein air painting workshop, 9 a.m.-noon Aug 5, 12, 19, 26, Phillies Bridge Farm, Ulster. Call for fee details: 728-4001. Visit

Compiled by Germain Lussier and Dan Skahen