The Beat

Category - arts and culture

Upcoming at the Museum of the Moving Image: May–June 2016

Apr 14, 2016 by I Love NY Staff

New York, N.Y. - Here's a look at the Museum of the Moving Image's upcoming major programs, events and exhibitions. Additional programs will be announced as they are confirmed. Some information below may be subject to change.

MAJOR FILM SERIES AND EVENTS Pierrot le fou with Anna Karina in conversation with Molly Haskell

Wednesday, May 4, 7:00 p.m.

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Jean-Luc Godard's beloved film, the Museum presents a special screening followed by a conversation with the film's star Anna Karina and film critic Molly Haskell, who lived in Paris in the early 1960s and worked for the French Film Office.

Howl with Dyer Switch, April 22 at Mabee Farm! 

Apr 14, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Howlin at the MoonRotterdam, N.Y. - The Mabee Farm Historic Site invites you to a night of great bluegrass and folk music Friday, April 22 at 7pm as they welcome Dyer Switch back to the Howlin' stage! Dyer Switch's hard-driving traditional, original, and unique bluegrass and acoustic music is dynamic, captivating, and performed with mesmeric charm. Opening the night is Howlin' favorite Patrick Sharrow!

Trevor Noah, Lewis Black, and Brian Regan Headline 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival In Jamestown

Apr 13, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

National Comedy Center Announces Festival Lineup, Update On National Museum of Comedy, Tickets for 4-day Festival go on Sale May 4

Jamestown, N.Y. - National Comedy Center, Inc., the first cultural institution dedicated entirely to the celebration of comedy, announces the lineup for the 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, August 4-7, in Jamestown, NY. Headlining this year's festival is Comedy Central's "Daily Show" host Trevor Noah, the king of the rant Lewis Black, and one of this country's premier comedians, Brian Regan. Festival highlights also include a moderated discussion with the Farrelly Brothers and Kliph Nesteroff, the critically-acclaimed Story Pirates kids-comedy troupe, and Comedy Late Night.

Staatsburgh State Historic Site Season Opens

Mar 25, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Highlighting Gilded Age Opulence, Tales of the Titanic, Tea Talks and More

Staaatsburg, N.Y. (3/25/16) - Staatsburgh State Historic Site, also known as the Mills Mansion, will open for the season on Friday, April 15. Drop-in tours will be offered Thursdays through Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., last tour at 4 p.m. Often called a time capsule of the Gilded Age, the 79-room mansion retains its original furnishings and opulent décor. Admission for the standard tour is $8; $6 for seniors and students; children age 12 and younger are free.

Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Announces Lineup for 15th Anniversary Edition

Mar 24, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

June 24 - July 2 Chick Corea, Joey Alexander, Chris Botti, Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, Gregg Allman, Trombone Shorty, Erykah Badu, and Grace Potter Headline

Rochester, NY - March 22, 2016 - Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival producers John Nugent and Marc Iacona today announced the lineup for the festival's 15th anniversary edition. The festival returns to Rochester's East End Cultural and Entertainment District June 24-July 2 for nine days of amazing creative improvised music from around the world.

Governor Cuomo Announces Significant Renovations of Historic Hudson Opera House are Now Underway

Mar 22, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Renovation of Oldest Surviving Theater in New York State will Create 145 Construction Jobs

View Photos of the Historic Theater Here and Here (March 22, 2016) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced significant renovations of the historic Hudson Opera House in Columbia County, the oldest surviving theater in New York State, are now underway.

Sweet ‘16 Maple Weekends Continue in Lewis County April 2-3; Take a Bus to Some Sites

Mar 21, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Lewis County Maple BusCroghan, N.Y. -- The sweet enjoyment of Maple Weekends continues in Lewis County on April 2-3 with sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, syrup tasting, all kinds of maple confections, and pancake breakfast at the American Maple Museum and North American Maple Hall of Fame in Lewis County. Maple Weekends enthusiasts will find sugarhouses open from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday and can take advantage of three Lewis County Public Transportation buses to some sites.

Share

On deadline? Email The Beat at thebeat@esd.ny.gov.

Subscribe

Show some love for New York State

Come get social with your favorite state!