Press Release Archive

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 29, 2016

Mummenschanz

The legendary Swiss “musicians of silence” return to the Bardavon with a special sneak preview of their new show “you & me”
Thursday, September 22 at 7pm (Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon presents a special sneak preview of Mummenschanz: “you & me”, Thursday, S...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 1, 2016

AN EVENING WITH DAVID CROSBY

Legendary artist returns to the Bardavon
Saturday, August 20, 8pm (Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon presents An Evening with David Crosby on Saturday, August 20, 8pm at the Bardavon. Legend...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 19, 2016

Third Annual Upper Landing Park Community Day Celebration Saturday August 6 - 11am-4pm! FREE!

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY—The Bardavon in association with the Dyson Foundation will present the third Upper Landing Park Community Celebration on Satur...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 7, 2016

The Bardavon Announces: The MET: LIVE IN HD 2016-17 SEASON

Single tickets to all 10 opera broadcasts will go on sale Wednesday, July 13 at 11am.
Preferred seating for Bardavon Members held until July 29.
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to announce The Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season. This is the Bardavon’s eighth season of presenting T...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 5, 2016

BARDAVON BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTS 2016/17 SLATE OF OFFICERS

Bardavon Members Elect Eight New Board Members
(Poughkeepsie, NY) At the 2016 Annual Membership Meeting held at the theater on June 23, the membership elected eight new Board members to a three yea...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 24, 2016

The Bardavon Announces: The HUDSON VALLEY PHILHARMONIC 2016-17 SEASON

Highlights include works by 21st Century giants Danny Elfman (four time Oscar nominee, Grammy winner and Tim Burton’s favorite composer) John...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2016

Bardavon announces David Crosby & Friends, Masters of Illusion, The Havana Cuba All-Stars and Big Head Todd & the Monsters!

All 4 shows go on sale FRIDAY, JUNE 10 at 11am. PREFERRED SEATING FOR BARDAVON MEMBERS THROUGH June 24 (subject to availability). An Evening with D...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2016

Ira Glass at UPAC May 21 is cancelled.

(Kingston, NY) Due to circumstances beyond our control the Bardavon has cancelled the scheduled May 21, 8pm appearance of Ira Glass at UPAC in Kingst...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 3, 2016

THE BARDAVON PRESENTS HIP HOP THEATER WITH BABA ISRAEL & YAKO 440

One Performance Only on Thursday, May 19 at 7pm at the Bardavon
(Poughkeepsie, NY) – The Bardavon is pleased to present for the eleventh straight year of Hip Hop Theater with legendary hip-hop veterans: Baba...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 21, 2016

Stephen Stills, Kenney Wayne Shepherd & Barry Goldberg: THE RIDES
Friday, May 13 at 8pm at UPAC in Kingston

Stephen Stills calls THE RIDES "the blues band of my dreams!"
(Kingston, NY) Bardavon and Radio Woodstock WDST present at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston: Stephen Stills, Kenney Wayne Shepher...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 20, 2016

The Bardavon continues THE MET: LIVE IN HD 2015/16 SEASON
DONIZETTI'S ROBERTO DEVEREUX

Saturday May 7, 1pm at The Bardavon in Poughkeepsie
(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to conclude The Met: Live in HD 2015/16 season with an encore broadcast of the Donizetti masterpiece Roberto De...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 19, 2016

The BARDAVON presents
STEP AFRIKA!

Dedicated to the tradition of "stepping" practiced by historically African American fraternities and sororities!
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to present Step Afrika! at the Bardavon in Poughkeepsie on Friday, May 6 at 7pm. Step Afrika! is the fi...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2016

The Bardavon continues THE MET: LIVE IN HD 2015/16 SEASON
STRAUSS ELEKTRA

Saturday April 30 at 1pm at The Bardavon in Poughkeepsie
(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to continue The Met: Live in HD 2015/16 season with the Strauss masterpiece Elektra on Saturday, April 30, 1pm...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 13, 2016

Bardavon's Matinees & Music Senior Series present
Sinatra & Friends
with the Mark Raisch Sextet!

(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon's Matinees & Music senior citizens program kicks into high gear on Thursday, April 28 at 2pm with Sinatra & Friends wi...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 12, 2016

UPAC Friday Films continue with
The Birdcage (1996)
Robin Williams & Nathan Lane star!

Come in Drag - Get in FREE!
(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to conclude its 8th season of presenting classic films on the big screen at UPAC in Kingston with the comedy: T...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 30, 2016

BOZ SCAGGS Sunday, April 17 at 7pm at UPAC in Kingston

Rock and blue eyed soul singer and one of the masters of American music brings his band to Kingston for the very first time!
(Kingston, NY) Bardavon and Radio Woodstock WDST present at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston: BOZ SCAGGS on Sunday, April 17 at 7p...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 22, 2016

Bardavon announces the international percussion sensation: STOMP coming to UPAC!
Saturday, April 16 at 8pm at UPAC

On sale Wednesday March 23 at 11am. Preferred seating for Bardavon members through April 8 (subject to availability). STOMP, the international pe...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 21, 2016

BARDAVON CONCLUDES THE 2015/16 FRIDAY FILM SERIES
Out of Africa (1985)

Seven time Oscar winner filmed in Africa and starring Meryl Streep and Robert Redford On the Bardavon’s big screen Friday April 1
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon 1869 Opera House will conclude its 18th season of classic films on the big screen with the Oscar winning Out of Africa...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 17, 2016

PUCCINI'S MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Saturday April 2 at 1pm

Broadcast simultaneously at The Bardavon in Poughkeepsie & UPAC in Kingston
Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to continue The Met: Live in HD 2015/16 season with Puccini’s masterpiece MADAMA BUTTERFLY on Saturday, ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 14, 2016

44th Annual HVP String Competition 2016 Winners Announced

(Poughkeepsie, NY) The 44th Annual Hudson Valley Philharmonic String Competition concluded its multi-day contest on Sunday March 13 in front of over 3...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 3, 2016

MEAT LOAF
Monday March 21 at 8pm at UPAC in Kingston

The "Bat Out of Hell" comes to Kingston for the first time ever!
(Kingston, NY) Bardavon presents at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston: Meat Loaf on Monday, March 21, 8pm. A rare chance to see his...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 2, 2016

Bardavon announces: Peppa Pig LIVE! is coming to UPAC!

On sale Saturday March 5 at 11am. Preferred seating for Bardavon members through March 18 (subject to availability).
Peppa Pig’s Big Splash LIVE! Saturday, September 24 at 5pm at UPAC More fun than a muddy puddle! Peppa Pig is hitting the road for a U.S. ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 29, 2016

BARDAVON continues HUDSON VALLEY PHILHARMONIC 2015/16 SEASON
AURORA BOREALIS

This program features the East Coast premiere of a musical and visual journey into The Northern Lights, plus a Stravinsky suite and Brahms powerful Symphony #2.
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon continues the Hudson Valley Philharmonic’s 56th season with Aurora Borealis, conducted by long time HVP Music ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 26, 2016

Rainman (1988)

Four time Oscar winner including Best Picture on the Bardavon big screen Friday March 11
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon 1869 Opera House will continue its 18th season of classic films on the big screen with a screening of the Oscar winnin...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 25, 2016

FIESTA MEXICO-AMERICANA LOS LOBOS
W/ BALLET FOLKLORICO MEXICANO
Saturday March 12 at 8pm at UPAC in Kingston

For the first time ever: Los Lobos with Ballet Folklorico Mexicano!
(Kingston, NY) Bardavon presents at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston: Los Lobos with Ballet Folklorico Mexicano on Saturday March ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 24, 2016

The Bardavon Announces the 44th Annual
HUDSON VALLEY PHILHARMONIC STRING COMPETITION

Finals are open to the public at Vassar Colleg's Skinner Hall!
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon 1869 Opera House, Inc. and the Hudson Valley Philharmonic (HVP) String Competition Committee announce the 44th Annual ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 18, 2016

Field of Dreams (1989)

Come as a baseball player - Get in FREE!
(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to continue its 8th season of presenting classic films on the big screen at UPAC in Kingston with the baseball ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 17, 2016

The MET: LIVE IN HD PUCCINI'S MANON LESCAUT

Saturday March 5 at 1pm at UPAC in Kingston
(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to continue The Met: Live in HD 2015/16 season with Puccini’s masterpiece MANON LESCAUT on Saturday, Ma...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 8, 2016

Bardavon announces comic Kevin James & The Rides with Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd & Barry Goldberg coming to UPAC!

Both shows go on sale Friday February 12 at 11am. Preferred seating for Bardavon members through February 19 (subject to availability). Kevin Jame...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 4, 2016

UPAC Friday Films continue with
Mel Brooks’ SPACEBALLS (1987)

Spaceballs Creatures Get in FREE!
(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to continue its 8th season of presenting classic films on the big screen at UPAC in Kingston with Mel Brooksâ...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 28, 2016

BARDAVON CONTINUES THE 2015/16 FRIDAY FILM SERIES
Abbott & Costello go to Mars (1953)

(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon 1869 Opera House will continue its 18th season of classic films on the big screen with a screening of the family class...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 27, 2016

Bardavon announces Gala 2016: An Evening with SANTANA!

Sponsorships are on sale NOW beginning at $1000. For information on sponsorships contact Chris Silva at csilva@bardavon.org. Tickets go on sale to...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 25, 2016

The Bardavon presents:
The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company in HD
The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare
Saturday February 6 at 1pm at the Bardavon

Starring Judi Dench & Kenneth Branagh in Shakespeare’s timeless tragicomedy.
(Poughkeepsie, NY) – The Bardavon presents an encore broadcast in HD from the Garrick Theatre in London: Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company in The...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 18, 2016

The MET: LIVE IN HD 2015/16 SEASON Puccini’s Turandot

Saturday January 30 at 1pm at The Bardavon
(Poughkeepsie, NY) The Bardavon is pleased to continue The Met: Live in HD 2015/16 season with a live broadcast of Puccini’s Turandot on Saturd...[...]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 5, 2016

Bardavon announces Meat Loaf and Boz Scaggs coming to UPAC and Paula Poundstone coming to the Bardavon!

All three shows go on sale Wednesday January 6 at 11am. PREFERRED SEATING FOR BARDAVON MEMBERS THROUGH January 8 (subject to availability).
Meat Loaf Monday, March 21, 8pm at UPAC in Kingston Meat Loaf is an iconic multi-platinum musician, best known for the Bat Out of Hell trilogy: Bat ...[...]

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