NATIVE AMERICA: OLD & NEW

Traditional and contemporary Native American music and dance
dedicated to the continued recovery and healing of American Veterans.

SAT, OCT 19 • 8 PM

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SEAN THE PRANKSTER

MAGIC SHOW FOR KIDS & FAMILY

SUN, OCT 20 • 8 PM – 10 PM

$10 KIDS / $15 ADULTS

Sponsored by the Duzine / Lenape PTA

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ILLUSION GENIUS BEN ROBINSON

Master Magician

Dinner and a show special!
Mention you are going to to the show at Unison
to your server and get 10% off at The Parish Restaurant in New Paltz!

FRI OCT 25 • 8 PM

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MARC BLACK

"Life...One Song at a Time"

SAT, OCT 26 • 8 PM

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CARL COX: duality

IN THE GALLERY

Exhibiting in the gallery through Oct 29

Gallery Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 10–3 or by appointment

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MAGICIAN: SEAN THE PRANKSTER–PTA SHOW

October 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location has changed to good ol' Unison Arts! Come join us for a family magic & comedy show! Our first event will feature  Sean “The Prankster” Magician; both a performer and producer of magic shows in the Capital Region and beyond.  He is a regular performer at Windham Mountain Ski Resort and Chicken Run Restaurant.  Maybe you have seen him perform at the Windham Civic Center, Hudson River Cruise Line “Spirit of the Hudson”, The Bridge Street Theater, Riedlebauers Resort,…

QIGONG with Martha Cheo

October 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Qigong is an ancient Chinese healing practice that helps open up energy flow in the body. Rooted in traditional Chinese medicine, Qigong has been practiced for centuries for physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. Participants will learn how to cultivate Qi (life force energy) through simple exercises that are easy to learn and can be practiced by people of all ages and abilities. Its many benefits include: increased body awareness, proper alignment, strength and flexibility; improved circulation, digestion, relaxation and focus;…

ISRAELI, GREEK, & BALKAN DANCE with Myra French

October 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Beautiful music & traditional dances.  A fun class that offers great exercise! No partner necessary. Beginners welcome. $10, payable online or at the door

LIFE DRAWING Tuesdays

October 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday giving artists, hobbyists, amateur artists, and students an opportunity to work with experienced & professional models under controlled lighting on our well-lit, large, and comfortable space. Tuesday sessions are dedicated to shorter poses of 1 to 30 minutes. There is no instruction. Individual sessions are $20 for non-members & $15 for Unison members, pay cash/check at door.

THOUGHTFUL CONVERSATION SERIES: Graceful Aging

October 23 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 23, 2019

*Please note the August 14th session will take place at St. Andrew Church: 163 Main St. in New Paltz A Thoughtful Conversation Series: Graceful Aging With Susan and Peter Pitzele A Thoughtful Conversation is a group process that encourages listening, reflection, and sharing on topics and ideas of common concern to participants. “Graceful Aging” focuses on the personal and spiritual concerns that face us in our aging. These might include health matters, family challenges, mortality, legacy, limitation and freedom, and whatever else…

TAI CHI with Martha Cheo

October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

A flowing sequence of 108 postures, this traditional tai chi form has been passed down through generations of Tai Chi Masters. It is largely practiced for health and fitness but retains the original martial arts applications. Weekly attendance is recommended because Martha teaches the sequence of moves step-by-step; each class builds upon the previous one. Twice a week attendance is most effective. New students are usually welcome the first class of each month, but please contact Martha if you would…

MUSIC TOGETHER

October 25 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 6, 2019

There are still spots left for the (Young Mixed Age 0s, 1s) 11:15 AM–12 PM slot and the Mixed-Age (0-4) 1:15 PM–2 PM slot Mixed-Age (0-4) A fun & engaging 45-minute class for children infant through age 4 and their parents or caregivers. Plan to be silly while we build fundamental tonal and rhythmic skills by singing many age-appropriate songs especially arranged for a young child's voice. Class involves movement, singing, dancing and playing and exploring of many percussive instruments and props: shakers,…

FILMMAKING CLASS with Allyson Ferrara

October 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

This class will teach students the fundamentals of filmmaking. Students will learn what is necessary in order to create a movie by going through the processes of preproduction, production, and post production. Students will create a short film with an idea they conceptualize, shoot, and edit. Students will work together as a team, both crew and actors, in order to create their own short movie. Students are asked to please bring their own iPhone or iPad to create and edit…

ILLUSION GENIUS & MAGICIAN: BEN ROBINSON

October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Since 2017, Ben Robinson’s charming magical performance has appeared in 50 cities in North America.  Ben Robinson’s show involves intimate illusions unseen elsewhere: sight obtained w/o eyes, 10-foot poles appear, champagne bottles disappear and a fortune in real diamonds instantly appear in his hands. Cold reading, extreme memorization and lightening mathematics will take your mind places it has never been before! Ben Robinson has performed 9 different one-man shows (currently Truth & Illusion), seen in 20 countries (3-million people entertained) since 1974. He credits his…

LIFE DRAWING Saturdays

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 28, 2019

Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday giving artists, hobbyists, amateur artists, and students an opportunity to work with experienced & professional models under controlled lighting on our well-lit, large, and comfortable space. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first hour and a half and one long pose lasting an hour and a half. Individual sessions are $25 for non-members & $20 for Unison members, pay cash/check at door.

MARC BLACK: “Life…One Song at a Time”

October 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Having composed over 500 songs in his lifetime, Marc has put together a show in which he pretty much sings his life’s story.  This multi-media show reveals the heart and mind of a five year old who felt the lightening bolt that was Elvis, a high schooler suspended for his irreverent songs, a top forty band leader, psychedelicized folkster, family man, corporate tunesmith and environmental activist.  From love to love to love, its all there… singable, touching and ultimately… joyful.…

FREE WORKSHOP: From Site to Sketch: Introduction to Architectural Drawing

October 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

11 am potluck brunch Noon – 1 pm, workshop Matt Bialecki, the fourth contributor to the “Composed to Decompose” sequential installation, will conduct an architectural sketching and drawing workshop that explores how conceptual ideas for site specific projects can be developed. Participants will be encouraged to imagine themselves as the designers of the next, fifth addition, to the "Composed to Decompose" site, and develop their own conceptual designs specific to the site at the Unison Art Center. They will be…

FIELD-HEARTH GATHERING: “Kindling the Fire”

October 27 @ 5:30 pm

Kindling The Fire The first Unison Field~Hearth Gathering will occur on Sunday, October 27. The Field~Hearth is located at the far end of Unison's western meadow.  We dedicate this first Gathering to the connection between Fire and Inspire. The question we offer and in answer to which we will seek your input is: What new visions and possibilities for our lives does the fire-hearth bring? The evening will begin with wine and cheese in the Unison Theater at 5:30 PM. There will be a brief welcome by Peter…

QIGONG with Martha Cheo

October 28 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Qigong is an ancient Chinese healing practice that helps open up energy flow in the body. Rooted in traditional Chinese medicine, Qigong has been practiced for centuries for physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. Participants will learn how to cultivate Qi (life force energy) through simple exercises that are easy to learn and can be practiced by people of all ages and abilities. Its many benefits include: increased body awareness, proper alignment, strength and flexibility; improved circulation, digestion, relaxation and focus;…

TAI CHI with Martha Cheo

October 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

A flowing sequence of 108 postures, this traditional tai chi form has been passed down through generations of Tai Chi Masters. It is largely practiced for health and fitness but retains the original martial arts applications. Weekly attendance is recommended because Martha teaches the sequence of moves step-by-step; each class builds upon the previous one. Twice a week attendance is most effective. New students are usually welcome the first class of each month, but please contact Martha if you would…

ISRAELI, GREEK, & BALKAN DANCE with Myra French

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Beautiful music & traditional dances.  A fun class that offers great exercise! No partner necessary. Beginners welcome. $10, payable online or at the door

LIFE DRAWING Tuesdays

October 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday giving artists, hobbyists, amateur artists, and students an opportunity to work with experienced & professional models under controlled lighting on our well-lit, large, and comfortable space. Tuesday sessions are dedicated to shorter poses of 1 to 30 minutes. There is no instruction. Individual sessions are $20 for non-members & $15 for Unison members, pay cash/check at door.

TAI CHI with Martha Cheo

October 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

A flowing sequence of 108 postures, this traditional tai chi form has been passed down through generations of Tai Chi Masters. It is largely practiced for health and fitness but retains the original martial arts applications. Weekly attendance is recommended because Martha teaches the sequence of moves step-by-step; each class builds upon the previous one. Twice a week attendance is most effective. New students are usually welcome the first class of each month, but please contact Martha if you would…

MUSIC TOGETHER

November 1 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 6, 2019

There are still spots left for the (Young Mixed Age 0s, 1s) 11:15 AM–12 PM slot and the Mixed-Age (0-4) 1:15 PM–2 PM slot Mixed-Age (0-4) A fun & engaging 45-minute class for children infant through age 4 and their parents or caregivers. Plan to be silly while we build fundamental tonal and rhythmic skills by singing many age-appropriate songs especially arranged for a young child's voice. Class involves movement, singing, dancing and playing and exploring of many percussive instruments and props: shakers,…

FILMMAKING CLASS with Allyson Ferrara

November 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

This class will teach students the fundamentals of filmmaking. Students will learn what is necessary in order to create a movie by going through the processes of preproduction, production, and post production. Students will create a short film with an idea they conceptualize, shoot, and edit. Students will work together as a team, both crew and actors, in order to create their own short movie. Students are asked to please bring their own iPhone or iPad to create and edit…

LIFE DRAWING Saturdays

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 28, 2019

Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday giving artists, hobbyists, amateur artists, and students an opportunity to work with experienced & professional models under controlled lighting on our well-lit, large, and comfortable space. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first hour and a half and one long pose lasting an hour and a half. Individual sessions are $25 for non-members & $20 for Unison members, pay cash/check at door.

SETH DAVIS & SHABBAT SYMPHONIA

November 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a wonderful evening of 2 super talented local singer-songwriters! Seth Davis produced 4 wonderful CD's with an array of the Hudson Valley's most highly regarded musicians. His compositions always leave the listener in a better place as he tackles tough themes: family, friends, the environment, politics. Shabbat's lyrics & lush musical compositions consistently beckon for love and peace in a poet's voice tinged with the right amount of  angst and hope.

GALLERY OPENING: Fran Sutherland “Change is Constant”

November 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free wine & cheese gallery opening reception to celebrate the opening of Fran Sutherland's painting exhibit, Change is Constant. Change is Constant will be exhibiting thru December 21st Change is Constant: "As Einstein once said 'change is constant'. My life and artwork is an attempt to explore and live by this concept. Bridge structures are a symbolic subject for transitions and survival. This idea has become the focus of my artwork. While traveling internationally my painting and drawing…

QIGONG with Martha Cheo

November 4 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Qigong is an ancient Chinese healing practice that helps open up energy flow in the body. Rooted in traditional Chinese medicine, Qigong has been practiced for centuries for physical, emotional, and spiritual healing. Participants will learn how to cultivate Qi (life force energy) through simple exercises that are easy to learn and can be practiced by people of all ages and abilities. Its many benefits include: increased body awareness, proper alignment, strength and flexibility; improved circulation, digestion, relaxation and focus;…

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