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Last update: 2015-05-25

May

Date(s) Event Time
25 (Mon)
Coccoon Theatre presents
Heat Death of the Universe Redux/Remix
and
Amnesia's Curtain Over Us Soon Enough

Heat Death of the Universe Redux/Remix is a montage of text, song, live action, and conversation tracing the ontological fault lines that assert their tremors into a day in a life.
Amnesia's Curtain Over Us Soon Enough is an improvised solo performance that embodies movement, vocalization, and narrative.


Part of the Soiree in the Parlor series.
Place: CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.
7pm

June

Date(s) Event Time
06-07 (Sat-Sun)
From Stage to Screen Productions presents
GREASE

Here is Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s in this rollicking musical.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $10
For more information call 845-476-2455.
Link: http://www.fromstagetoscreen.net/
Sat: 3 & 7:30 pm
Sun: 1 & 5 pm
13-14 (Sat-Sun)
From Stage to Screen Productions presents
High School Musical, Jr.

Disney Channel's smash hit movie musical comes to life on your stage in Disney’s High School Musical JR.! Troy, Gabriella, and the students of East High must deal with issues of first love, friends, and family while balancing their classes and extra curricular activities.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: TBA
For more information call 845-476-2455.
Link: http://www.fromstagetoscreen.net/
Both days:
1 & 4 pm
19 (Fri)
Hudson River Performing Arts presents
Willy Wonka

For more information call (845) 896-1888.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.hudsonriverperformingarts.com/
6:30pm
20 (Sat)
POUGHKEEPSIE OPEN STUDIO TOUR

The Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center is proud to be a participant in the Poughkeepsie Open Studio Tour. Mark your calendars and plan to visit Poughkeepsie for self-guided tours of artists studios from 11 am until 5 pm. Check out the participating painters, sculptors, photographers, ceramicists, glass artists, multi-media and interdisciplinary artists.

Click on the Flier link for participating galleries and map.

Link: http://www.poughkeepsieopenstudios.org/
11am - 5pm
20 (Sat)
Cocoon Theatre presents
The Typographers Dream by Adam Bock

This is a repeat of the inaugural production of Soiree in the Parlor, Cocoon Theatre's low-cost curated performances by local visual & performing artists with a focus on experimental artistic forms and new & original works. These will be held the last Monday of every month.

Place: The parlor at CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $10
For more information call 845-452-7870, click on the link or the flier (which has the old date).
Link: http://cocoontheatre.org/index.htm
7pm
20 (Sat)
American Stardom Dance Academy presents
A Dance Recital



Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.americanstardomacademy.net/index.html
TBA
27-28 (Sat-Sun)
Standing Room Only Theater Company presents
Alice in Wonderland, Jr

For more information email: info@standingroomonlytheatrecompany.com

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://srotheatercompany.com/
TBA
29 (Mon)
Cocoon Theatre presents
"It is: What? It is."

Curated by Douglas Woolley.
An evening of something to see, something to hear. It won't be long.

Part of the Soiree in the Parlor series.
Place: CHAC, 9 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets are $10 and you are invited to bring a post-performance potluck dish. For more information, click on the link.
Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/
7-8 pm

July

Date(s) Event Time
03 (Fri)
YER Productions presents
STORM WARNINGS!

Prepare to be Swept Away with 3 Master Playwrights-3 Unforgettable Plays! This is the StagePlay of the year and the Dramatic Arts in its finest form!

SNIPER by Gavin Kayner is an author's rumination on the people we send in harm's way.
LANDFALL by Michael Fenlason tells the tale ignited by John Donne's poem SONG; myth becomes reality, the tangible meets the intangible in the modern world.
The DANGERS of TOBACCO by Anton Chekhov is the story of a woebegone man's life while he delivers an insightful lecture to comical effect!

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $5; $3 for seniors, vets & students
7:30pm
06-17
Star 2B Performing Arts
Summer Workshop
GODSPELL

For Children entering 3rd grade through 10th Grade.
Register by February 28th and lock in the 2014 $400 rate. As of March 1st, the rate is $425. The sibling rate is less than $50.

Two weeks of fun, singing, dancing, acting, stage combat, theater games, and more!

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY

Link: http://www.star2bperformingarts.com/summer-programs.html
TBD
24-26 (Fri-Sun)
Cocoon Theatre presents
Choreographer's Showcase

An eclectic mix of up-&-coming young artists from Philly, Hudson, Brooklyn & NYC in an evening of provocative, new dance theater.

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $15
Link: http://www.cocoontheatre.org/
Fri&Sat: 7pm
Sun: 3pm

August

Date(s) Event Time
10-21
Star 2B Performing Arts
Summer Theater Workshop
We're Doing a Play
We Mean it!

Join Jake Vanderlinden.
M-F 9am-3pm

Place: CHAC, 12 Vassar St.,Poughkeepsie, NY
M-F 9am-3pm

September

Date(s) Event Time
19 (Sat)
The Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center presents
2015 VASSAR STREET BREW FEST

The Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center will honor the memory of Matthew Vassar with our Second Annual Brew Fest. It will help raise needed funds for the preservation of this historic site and will maintain the Arts Center as a home for education and showcase for the Arts. Come and celebrate with us under the tents.

Place: 9 Vassar St., Poughkeepsie, NY
Tickets: $35 To purchase tickets in advance, please click on the link below.
Call 845-486-4571 for information.
Link: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-vassar-street-brewfest-tickets-16620532460?aff=eac2
1-5 pm

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