Calendar of Events

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Milk and Cookies Playhouse

Time: 11:00 am
Nyack Center
Tickets: $15 (children under 18 months free)
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Join the award-winning Bossy Frog Band in their annual musical extravaganza featuring banjo, a hula hooping fiddler, a dancing costume character Monkey and of course, the six-foot-tall dancing costume character Bossy Frog!

Immediately following the show, the concert hall will turn into a musical instrument petting zoo where children can try out musical instruments under the guidance of local music teachers.

Recommended ages 1-8 years old.

The Bossy Frog Band's HAPPY NEW YEAR Concert plus Musical Instrument Petting Zoo

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Milk & Cookies Playhouse

Time: 2:00 pm
Nyack Center
Tickets: $15 (children under 18 months free)
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Children will be dazzled and transported during our second puppet festival featuring two local puppeteers along with award-winning headliner, Bonnie Duncan, as she presents "Squirrel Stole My Underpants."

Immediately following the one-hour puppet show, the concert hall will transform into a "pop-up interactive puppet making space" where the children can make puppets and try out their own skills!

Recommended ages 1-10 years old.

ArtsRock's 2nd Annual Puppet Festival

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Nyack Bodypainting Day

Time: 6:00 pm
Nyack Center
Tickets: $15

Including nude body painting demonstration

Bodypainting 6pm-7:45pm
Conversation 8pm

World-renowned artist and Nyack resident Andy Golub asks us to rethink what is art and what is a canvas. His NYC Bodypainting Day in July of 2014 received worldwide attention, and challenged social norms by selecting models, both male and female of all shapes and sizes. Mr. Golub joins award-winning broadcaster Elliott Forrest in conversation about his life, career and inspirations.

NOTICE: The evening will feature images of Mr. Golub's work and live, full nude bodypainted models.

To be considered a model for the event, you must be 21 years old and email your request to info@artsrock.org.

Andy Golub In Conversation with Elliott Forrest

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm
First Reformed Church of Nyack
18 South Broadway, Nyack, NY
Tickets: Adults $28 / Children $18
Family Four Pack (advance sale only): $80

Join us in celebrating Tom Chapin's birthday with a concert for the whole family. Three-time Grammy winner Tom Chapinís performances appeal to all ages, his songs tell the stories of our times. Chapin presents a lively, interactive and fun-filled performance which engages the hearts, minds and imaginations of young listeners. His witty, life-affirming original songs convey positive messages about family, good food and the green earth. Lend your voice, sing a round, learn a song in sign language and discover the music of a didjeridoo.

Tom will be backed by his long-time bandmates, each five-time Grammy nominees: Jon Cobert on piano and Michael Mark on bass.

Tom Chapin's Backwards Birthday Party Concert

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A Very Special ArtsRock Benefit

Time: 8:00 pm
First Reformed Church of Nyack
18 South Broadway, Nyack, NY
Tickets: $85 - House Concert & Conversation Preferred Seating. After Party with Libations & Catered by Chef Kevin Reilly and Maria Santini of Roost Restaurant in Sparkill. Meet and Greet with the Artists / $25 - House Concert & Conversation (Limited Seats Available)

In this one-night only event, "the man with the Golden Flute," Sir James Galway and his flutist wife, Lady Jeanne Galway, play some favorite classical and popular favorites and chat with WQXR Radio's Elliott Forrest to support ArtsRock, Rockland's award-winning non-profit presenting arts organization.

8pm - First Reformed Church of Nyack
9pm - After Party @ First Niagara Bank
(Across the street from the church)

Sir James Galway and Lady Jeanne Galway
House Concert & Conversation
Our History
The New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet's Holiday Concert
The New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet's Holiday Concert
Friday, December 02, 2011
The First Reformed Church, Nyack
The Principal Brass of the NY Philharmonic, the top brass players in America, performed a Holiday Concert within the beautiful acoustics of the historic First Reformed Church in downtown Nyack. Featuring Principal Trumpet Philip Smith, Associate Principal Trumpet Ethan Bensdorf, Principal Horn Philip Myers, Principal Trombone, and Nyack Resident, Joe Alessi, and Principal Tuba Alan Baer.
Sponsors
Children's Dentistry of the Palisades
Edward S. Fisher, DDS
Varsha Reddy, DDS
First Niagara Foundation
Orange and Rockland Utilities
Jersey College School of Nursing
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