It was over 56 years ago that conductor Claude Monteux elevated the orchestra to a fully-professional ensemble, renaming it the Hudson Valley Philharmonic.

The MET Live in HD

From the Metropolitan Opera House

The Bardavon is pleased to present The Met: Live in HD. An award-winning series of live, high-definition performance transmissions, which are broadcast to over 900 theaters around the world.

Upcoming Events

Henry Rollins Good to See You 2022 Saturday, September 17 at 08:00 pm - Bardavon
Jack DeJohnette & Savion Glover Presented by ShapeShifter Plus & Bardavon Presents Saturday, September 17 at 08:00 pm - Woodstock Playhouse
Little Feat – Waiting for Columbus Tour with special guests Nicki Bluhm, Miko Marks & James Maddock Friday, September 23 at 08:00 pm - UPAC
Wheel of Fortune Live! Sunday, October 16 at 07:30 pm - UPAC
Met HD: Medea (Cherubini) Saturday, October 22 at 01:00 pm - Bardavon
Jack DeJohnette with Dave Holland & Jason Moran Presented by ShapeShifter Plus & Bardavon Presents Saturday, October 29 at 08:00 pm - Woodstock Playhouse
Kevin James Presented by AM Productions Sunday, November 06 at 07:00 pm - UPAC

The Bardavon’s goal is to enrich the lives of children by exposing them to extraordinary theatre, dance and musical programs. These original events and concerts engage young people through creative exploration and active participation. The Bardavon is proud to present the Daytime Performance Series, celebrating over 30 years of presenting programs for young people.


Since 1994 the Bardavon has brought together artists, businesses, and government to produce special community events. These activities draw thousands of residents and visitors to the region annually; provide free access to superb art; and boost community pride, urban revitalization, and cultural tourism.