This month, Performing Arts of Woodstock presents veteran comic actors Audrey Rapoport and James Judd, in “Funny Stories,” a series of humorous vignettes. Former members of the famous Los Angeles sketch comedy group the Groundlings, Judd and Rapoport bring a hilarious array of characters to life in “Funny Stories,” from a harried Republican Town Hall organizer stalling for a tardy Richard Nixon, to a boozy ex-Mouseketeer determined to get through her nightclub act before being thrown out of Disneyland, to the challenges of pledging the sorority Kappa Delta Fang. Wigs included at no extra charge. January 27 & 28 at 7pm; January 29 at 3pm. Kleinert/James Arts Center, Woodstock. $20/$25. (845) 679-7900; www.performingartsofwoodstock.org
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James Judd and Audrey Rapoport. Photo by CabaneStudios.com.
The Most Famous Small Town in the World flies its peace signs with pride. A casual observer might be forgiven for thinking this place is resting on its hippie laurels, stuck in time. But quirky, iconic Woodstock, home of high-end creative pyrotechnics for well over a century, gifted and burdened with the legacy of the Iconic Concert that Wasn't There, continues to grow into all that mojo through a constant stream of reinvention.
Opening receptions for Nicole Cherubini and Remy Jungerman, Oct. 8 at 2 PM in the gallery; Kahn+Selesnick update Freya Powell's zeotrope with new imagery; Steam Canoe installation is underway, and Ward Shelly + Alex Schweder take a final spin in ReActor!
"A brilliant, uplifting story". This award winning documentary is about the coming of age of a young man with autism, whose journey was made possible by his passion for Disney animated films. Followed by a Q and A with the film’s director and Devereux's executive director.
Celebrate GARNER Arts Center’s Exhibition, Transposing Perception, wandering through site specific art, music & dance installations throughout connecting 19th Century warehouses and alleyways, ending with a DJ set in a starlit Brick Alleyway. Food trucks, craft beer, wine & cider.