Archives

Photo 2-OTHELLO-Kurt Rhodes-Leopold Lowe-photo by William Marsh

Othello at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

Sunday, July 27th, 2014
by on Playing Around

A remarkable production of Shakespeare’s Othello is taking place on the estate of Boscobel, overlooking the Hudson River. Under the big white tent, the Hudson

CONTINUE READING »

02-Lear-Jessica Frey-Stephen Paul Johnson

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
Takes on the “Enormous” King Lear

Monday, July 15th, 2013
by on Playing Around

One of Shakespeare’s least performed works though considered one of his most powerful and complex comes alive by the talented and devoted players of this

CONTINUE READING »

02-Three M l to r Charlie Francis Murphy - Kyle Nunn

“All for one and one for all!” – The Three Musketeers at HVSF

Thursday, July 11th, 2013
by on Playing Around

It must’ve been the promise of a good sword fight that enticed the big crowd of adolescent boys with their parents in tow for a

CONTINUE READING »

06 -Alls Well L to R Richard Ercole - Jessica Frey

Thumbs up for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare’s Festival
Production of All’s Well That Ends Well

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
by on Playing Around

Shakespeare would absolutely give hearty thumbs up to the performances by the Hudson Valley troupe that carry his name and who perform a selection of

CONTINUE READING »

Photography and the Civil War

Photography and the American Civil War:
The Camera Went Everywhere

Friday, April 5th, 2013
by on Playing Around

War is hell, and this somber exhibition of the first war to be visually documented and conveyed to the public by the camera, then a

CONTINUE READING »

Romeo and Juliet-122

Shakespeare As You’ve Never Seen Him Before

Friday, July 13th, 2012
by on Playing Around

And it’s right in the Hudson Valley, a delightful 90 minute drive, or train ride up north to Garrison, where Northern Westchester meets Putnam County.

CONTINUE READING »

The 39 Steps-2

The 39 Steps–HVSF-style

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
by on Playing Around

There’s a laugh-riot going on in the Hudson Valley, cleverly done with magnificently-talented actors. While I thought I was headed to a predictable performance of

CONTINUE READING »

Find out why every womanwants to be a woman around town.

Sign up for our Free E-mails and receive news about upcoming events and promotions