Calendar of Events
Calendar of Events
Lewis Black

Monday, October 8, 2018

ArtsRock and Penguin Rep Theatre present a Benefit Night with

in conversation with Elliott Forrest

Time: 8:00 pm
Rittershausen Theater
131 North Midland Avenue, Nyack, NY 10960
Tickets: $28 General Seating
$48 Premium Seating
$75 Premium Seating Plus Meet and Greet with Mr. Black

Lewis Black, America's angriest funnyman returns to Nyack for an intimate (probably rant filled) evening of conversation and laughs. Mr. Black will be interviewed by Elliott Forrest, WQXR Radio Personality and ArtsRock's Executive Director. The two have known each other for over 30 years and will discuss Mr. Black's life, his career and perhaps some politics. The evening is a dual benefit for ArtsRock, now celebrating 10 BIG years in Rockland County - and Penguin Rep Theatre, for over 40 years Rockland's only Equity Theater.

Penguin Rep Theatre

Thursday, October 25, 2018

The Classic Film with Live Music
Ben Model, Theater Organist

Time: 7:00 pm
Nyack High School Auditorium
360 Christian Herald Rd, Nyack, NY 10960
Tickets: $20 Adults / $10 Students / $15 Rivertown Film and Arts Angels Members

Presented by ArtsRock, Rivertown Film and Arts Angels, the horror classic DRACULA with Bela Lugosi will be shown on the big screen with live music played by organist Ben Model, who returns to Nyack for this annual holiday event.

Leonard Bernstein @ 100

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Classical Music and Conversation

Time: 2:00 pm
Union Arts Center
2 Union St, Sparkill, NY 10976
Tickets: $25 / $10 Student

Leonard Bernstein's daughter, Jamie Bernstein, discusses her new book, Famous Father Girl. In addition, world-class classical pianist Lara Downes will play music by Mr. Bernstein. Ms. Bernstein's book and Ms. Downes CDs will be available for purchase and signing.

Dan Zanes with Claudia Eliaza

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Milk and Cookies Playhouse

Family Sensory Friendly Show

Time: 2:00 pm
Rittershausen Theater
131 North Midland Avenue
Nyack, NY 10960

The GRAMMY-winning family musician returns with a sensory-friendly show for kids and adults. This is another Milk and Cookies Playhouse event, with milk and cookies available after the show.

Mardi Gras in Nyack

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Nyack Center
58 Depew Ave, Nyack, NY 10960

Spend Mardi Gras in Nyack with the hot music of New Orleans!

Simone Dinnerstein, classical piano

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm
Union Arts Center
2 Union St, Sparkill, NY 10976
Tickets: $25 / $10 Students

American pianist Simone Dinnerstein has wowed audiences the world over! Her recordings have been No. 1 on Billboard Classical Charts. In the lovely Union Arts Center, she'll play an afternoon of classical piano from Robert Schumann to Philip Glass.

Songs of Protest 3

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Rittershausen Theater
131 North Midland Avenue
Nyack, NY 10960

The first two evenings of Songs of Protest SOLD OUT and moved the community with its powerful message of how music can change society. LoHud called ArtsRock "the arts presenter with a purpose" for this powerful series. Co-produced and curated by Jeffrey Friedberg and Elliott Forrest, it is the don't-miss event of the season.

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Our History
Conversation - A Carlin Home Companion - Growing up with George
Conversation - A Carlin Home Companion - Growing up with George
Saturday, April 01, 2017
The Nyack Library
Community Room
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY 10960
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