Rhapsody in Black (virtual)

Recommended for high school and above

Black History Month event

FREE one week stream of Rhapsody in Black

February 11-18

The stream will be followed by a Q&A with author & actor Leland Gantt.

Written and performed by LeLand Gantt and developed at NYC’s Actors Studio by Estelle Parsons, Rhapsody in Black is an electrifying one man show that explores LeLand’s personal journey to understand and eventually transcend racism in America: “I’m just trying to start a conversation”…

Sponsored by Ulster Savings Bank

For a link to the free stream of Rhapsody in Black contact Bardavon Education Director: Adelina Borman

Made possible with funding from The Beechwood Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, Church Communities Foundation, George A. Strba Charitable Trust, H. W. Wilson Foundation, ArtsCONNECT program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts, Kvistad Foundation, Second Hand Rose, Klock Foundation, Louis Greenspan Charitable Trust, Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union, Cornelia Bailey, JM McDonald, Poughkeepsie and Kingston Community Development Block Grant, Ralph E. Ogden Foundation, Peckham Family Foundation, Rhinebeck Bank, Stewarts Shops, TD Charitable Foundation, Vassar Brothers Institute, Wells Fargo & Company, and from the Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley: Anonymous Fund; Ann and Abe Effron Fund; Charlie Carroll Music Enrichment Fund; Dutchess Community Grants Fund; and the Ed & Barbara Joba Fund for the Hudson Valley Philharmonic. Additional support comes from the Dyson Foundation, James J. McCann Charitable Trust, Jane W. Nuhn Charitable Trust, NoVo Foundation, and Jeanette F. Schlobach Charitable Trust. We extend special thanks to all of the donors who contributed to the Field-Trip Fund. This program is also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature.

Bardavon Presents has announced that due to the virus variants and the increase in new Covid cases, all audiences at Bardavon and UPAC must be fully vaccinated and wear masks at all times. Ticket holders must show proof of vaccination and government issued ID on show days. This policy will remain in effect until further notice and is subject to change based on CDC guidelines.

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Purchase your tickets in person at the Bardavon Box Office, 35 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, 845.473.2072 and the UPAC Box Office, 601 Broadway Kingston, 845.339.6088 or email boxoffice@bardavon.org.

To purchase tickets online 24 hours a day go to ticketmaster.com (fees will apply).


Date & Time

Tue February 01, 10:00 am thru
Mon February 28 2022

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Location

Virtual - must have reservation click below
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Pricing

Email aborman@bardavon.org for prices

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