Arts & Entertainment

Irvington Theater Manager Wins International Festival Awards for Debut Film

Gregory Allen

When Gregory Allen took on the position of Irvington Town Hall Theater manager last year, his extensive list of achievements included award-winning author, speaker, stage producer, and actor.  He can now add award-winning film director to his credits. At the 2015 Boston International Film Festival (April 16th-21st), Allen won the Indie Soul Best Director Award for his short film, “Mother” ... Read More »

An Extraordinary Explosion of Music and Wit: The Hudson Valley Symphonic Wind Ensemble

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|  by Morey Storck  | On May 9, Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow will have the opportunity to hear and appreciate one of the nation’s foremost wind and percussion ensembles. This unique organization is called The Hudson Valley Symphonic Wind Ensemble (HVSWE). James D. Wayne is its Music Director and Conductor; Sprague is the Music Department Chairperson and Band Director at ... Read More »

Events at Irvington Town Hall Theater

Carole Demas

|  by Gregory Allen  | Irvington Town Hall Theater Manager I can’t believe I’ve been at the Irvington Town Hall Theater (ITHT) for almost a year already. What an incredible time it has been working with so many people who share a common goal of bringing artistic expression to Irvington and the surrounding rivertowns. Nestled into the third floor of ... Read More »

Anything Goes Aboard The SHHS Ocean Liner

AnythingGoes

|  by Morey Storck  | Anything Goes, is a classic 1930’s Broadway musical comedy; the audience came to the theater to be entertained and to escape, at least for one evening. It was The Depression, after all.  Theatre-goers expected campy jokes, convoluted romance, singable songs and happy endings. Segue to 2015: Julie Colangelo-Dore, who is directing this month’s Sleepy Hollow ... Read More »

The Drive-By Truckers

L to R: Jay Gonzalez, Patterson Hood, Matt Patton, Mike Cooley, Brad Morgan. PHOTO CREDIT: David McClister

|by Jordan Becker | If you listen to most radio stations, you are unlikely to hear The Drive-By Truckers, despite the fact that they are often cited as one of the best American rock bands of the last couple of decades. But if you come to see what the band calls the “Rock Show” when it returns to the Tarrytown ... Read More »

This Camelot at WBT is Made From Concentrate

The cast of Camelot, now playing at the Westchester Broadway Theatre. – photo John Vecchiolla

| by Morey Storck |   The first out-of-town tryout of Lerner and Loewe’s widely anticipated new Broadway musical, Camelot, premiered in Toronto, Canada on October 1, 1960. Now, more than a half-century later, audiences at the Westchester Broadway Theatre (WBT) are watching quite a different version of the show. It was expected that the running time for that initial ... Read More »