bardavon http://wamc.org en Sharon Isbin Guitar Passions Tour http://wamc.org/post/sharon-isbin-guitar-passions-tour <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Three master guitarists meet to perform an exquisite evening of classical, jazz and Latin music. Classical guitarist <a href="http://www.sharonisbin.com/‎">Sharon Isbin</a> is joined by the iconic jazz master <a href="http://www.stanleyjordan.com/‎">Stanley Jordan</a> and Brazil’s leading guitarist <a href="http://www.romerolubambo.com/‎">Romero Lubambo</a>.</p><p>The Guitar Passions tour will make two stops in our region early next month - at <a href="http://www.theegg.org">The Egg</a> in Albany, NY on 2/5 and at <a href="http://www.bardavon.org/‎">The Bardavon</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Poughkeepsie, NY on 2/7.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sharon Isbin&nbsp;joins us to tell us more.</span></p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 82798 at http://wamc.org Sharon Isbin Guitar Passions Tour The Bardavon Launches Four Seasons of the Hudson Valley http://wamc.org/post/bardavon-launches-four-seasons-hudson-valley <p>There’s a new festival in New York. It’s called Four Seasons of the Hudson Valley, and the hope is to help revitalize two cities and their waterfronts through the arts. The Festival is a partnership between the The Bardavon 1869 Opera House and a host of Hudson Valley community organizations.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:25:55 +0000 Allison Dunne 62815 at http://wamc.org The Bardavon Launches Four Seasons of the Hudson Valley David Sedaris - One new book and three regional shows http://wamc.org/post/david-sedaris-one-new-book-and-three-regional-shows <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">David </span>Sedaris<span style="line-height: 1.5;">' new book, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0316154695/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0316154695&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0316154695" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, will be released by Little Brown on April </span>23<sup>rd</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>The satirist and public radio favorite will be at three venues in three different cities in our region: <a href="http://www.bardavon.org/event_info.php?id=593&amp;venue=bardavon">The Bardavon on 4/5</a>,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.mahaiwe.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">The&nbsp;Mahaiwe&nbsp;on 4/6</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and </span><a href="http://www.theegg.org" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Egg on 4/11</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 61367 at http://wamc.org David Sedaris - One new book and three regional shows Vassar Repertory Dance Theatre's 31st Annual Gala at The Bardavon http://wamc.org/post/vassar-repertory-dance-theatres-31st-annual-gala-bardavon <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://pages.vassar.edu/vrdt/"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Vassar Repertory Dance Theatre's</a> annual gala performances at <a href="http://www.bardavon.org">The Bardavon</a> is in its 31st year. The events celebrate both brand new and classic works by a very talented company of dancers.</p><p>There will be two performances at The Bardavon this weekend, one at 8pm on Saturday and one at 3pm on Sunday.</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 14:45:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 58684 at http://wamc.org Vassar Repertory Dance Theatre's 31st Annual Gala at The Bardavon Eddie Izzard at The Bardavon http://wamc.org/post/eddie-izzard-bardavon <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">British comedian Eddie </span>Izzard<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;will bring his brilliant and unique form of stand-up comedy to the stage at</span><a href="http://www.bardavon.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;"> The Bardavon</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Poughkeepsie, New York this Saturday, February </span>16th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (as of this posting, tickets are available for the </span>6pm<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> show, available on The </span>Bardavon<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> website or by calling 845-473-2072).</span></p><p>Comedian, dramatic actor of stage and screen, activist, transvestite, marathon runner, any one descriptor (or even a bundle of them) applied to Izzard would fail to summarize his career or the man himself. Still - with his help - we try in this segment.</p><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:40:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 57812 at http://wamc.org Eddie Izzard at The Bardavon Paco Peña at The Bardavon 1/20 http://wamc.org/post/paco-pe-bardavon-120 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As guitarist, composer, dramatist, producer and artistic mentor, </span>Paco<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Peña<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, has transformed perceptions of this Flamenco Spanish art form. His company of musicians and dancers has been dazzling audiences for decades.</span></p><p>The Paco Peña Flamenco Dance Company will perform at <a href="http://www.bardavon.org">The Bardavon</a> in Poughkeepsie, NY on January 20th.</p><p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 55845 at http://wamc.org Paco Peña at The Bardavon 1/20 A John Waters Christmas http://wamc.org/post/john-waters-christmas <p>Like a wayward Santa for the Christmas-obsessed, John Waters will cruise into town with his sleigh full of sticks and stones, spreading yuletide cheer and lunacy in his critically acclaimed one-man show.</p><p>A John Waters Christmas will be at <a href="http://www.bardavon.org/event_info.php?id=562&amp;venue=bardavon">The Bardavon</a> in Poughkeepsie on Saturday, December 1st and at <a href="http://www.theegg.org/events/1031">The Egg</a> in Albany on Sunday, December 2nd.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 26 Nov 2012 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 52688 at http://wamc.org A John Waters Christmas