Tag Archives: Theater

Humanity’s Hall of Mirrors; Its Drugless Drug

Taking a deep breath and peering out through her fading eyes, a love of 57 years shifts her gaze to her husband. He sits as full of life as a recoiling heart ready to feed life-blood to a starved figure. Tears flow like lost treasures down his cheek; that stern cheek that had been dry [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Would Woodstock (‘69) have been Woodstock (‘69) if Woodstock (NY) weren’t Woodstock (NY)?

'Equus' at the Woodstock Playhouse of Woodstock NY, the maverick arts and nature town which inspired our region

Summer Festivals have happened in Woodstock NY ever since the founding of its great theatre and fine art institutions in the early 1900s, and they are happening in full force this very summer and indeed throughout the year. Woodstock was established on a main travel artery leading from New York City to the cool summer [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Mother’s Day Gift: Summer Theatre Trumps the Ultimate Box of Chocolates

Woodstock Playhouse, A View from Cherry Blossom Row

With the age of at-home-entertainment, computers and work that doesn’t stop, there is one thing that mothers, actually any of us, crave: to get out of the house. That box in which we live, no matter how comfy we make it – thanks to those infectious ‘Property Brothers’ or Chip and Joanna Gaines and their [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Are you ready to go on a real life adventure with your child?

NYCA Song & Dance Troupe

Adventures are found at every turn in life, and the path you help your child choose can provide them with a guidance and direction in a world where so many choices present themselves; a world that is spinning them as if in a whirling dervish of ghostly promises and interests that fly away as quickly [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Casting: the private elections of a new world

Photo Artwork by Tommy & Tom Joscelyn

Headshots, resumes and letters of interest are already arriving daily from interested candidates who desire the positions that will have voices ringing out from the Woodstock Playhouse stage this summer in a season that will include Frank Loesser’s ‘Guys & Dolls’ and the Stephen Schwartz/Bob Fosse branded ‘Pippin’. This is one of the most exciting [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Hudson Valley Iconic Theatre: Its Importance & Your Leading Role

The darkest days of winter are slipping away quietly and the New Year burns like a bright star on the horizon, whispering a myriad of possible scenarios for 2016; woven from the threads of the past, a beautiful tapestry stretches forward embellished with shimmering threads of vision for the future. I recall in days past, [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment