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Sunday, April 27, 2014

Best known as David St. Hubbins, the lead singer from This is Spinal Tap, Michael McKean has been an important part of our entertainment lives since the '70s when he played "Lenny" on Laverne & Shirley. A familiar face in the Christopher Guest comedies, Best in Show and A Mighty Wind, McKean honed his comedic talents as a regular on Saturday Night Live and has appeared in seven Broadway shows. He returns this season to Broadway with Bryan Cranston, in All The Way.

In ArtsRock's popular conversation series, McKean will discuss his lifelong career, in conjunction with showcasing clips of his work.

Sunday, April 27th, 7:30pm
The Nyack Center, 58 Depew Avenue, Nyack, NY
Tickets: $15 student / $25 in advance / $30 day of performance

Michael McKean in Conversation with Elliott Forrest

Sunday, May 18, 2014

ArtsRock & Temple Beth Torah in association with Leonard Kurz present:
In Memory of Edythe Kurz

Exquisite Harmonies from Eastern Europe & Beyond

"Simply amazing harmonies... truly this is the most wonderful singing I have ever heard." -- David Crosby / CROSBY, STILLS, NASH & YOUNG

KITKA has gained an international reputation for bringing a fresh perspective to the sumptuous harmonies and rhythms of traditional Balkan, Slavic and Eastern European Jewish music. KITKA explores a vast palette of ancient, yet contemporary-sounding, vocal effects which evoke an astonishing range of emotions with a commitment to presenting traditional song as a living and evolving expressive art form.

All proceeds from the concert with benefit arts and social justice charities in Rockland County.

Sunday, May 18th, 3pm
Temple Beth Torah, 330 N. Highland Avenue, Nyack, NY
Tickets: General Admission $24 / Temple Members $18
Group sales of 10 or more: $15 / Students $10

Friday, May 30, 2014

The Guitar Magic Series

The Guitar Magic Series returns to the Carnegie-Farian Room at the Nyack Library. Well-known contemporary guitarists pay tribute to the masters of the instrument. The series is hosted and curated by Jeff Doctorow.

Featuring Performances By:
Blind Mice
Still Saffire

Nyack Library
The Carnegie-Farian Room
59 South Broadway
Nyack, NY 10960

Tickets: $20 Advance / $15 Student / $25 Day of Performance

Celebrate Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Our History
Faces of Radio
Faces of Radio
Saturday, March 31, 2012
Tappan Zee High School, Orangeburg
"FACES OF RADIO" was a conversation with some of the most popular Public Radio personalities and journalists in America. Elliott Forrest (WQXR & WNYC) hosted a panel discussion about journalism, radio and the upcoming election. Guests included:
Brian Lehrer, host of The Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC Radio
Brooke Gladstone, co-host of WNYC's On the Media
John Hockenberry, co-host of The Takeaway, from WNYC & PRI
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