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3RD FRIDAYS SWING DANCE with The Fabulous Versatones

September 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a night of swing dance lessons led by Emily Vanston & a swing dance party with live music by The Fabulous Versatones. Intermediate/Advanced swing lessons from 6:30PM – 7:30PM (Fee $10) *Must be comfortable with the 8-count swing out Free Intro/beginner lesson for new dancers from 7:30PM – 8PM Swing Dance Party 8PM-10PM $15 Non-Member $12 Students & Members Pay at the door

Yarn Spinning Workshop & Potluck Brunch!

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Presented by Amy Crew and Todd Rader 11 AM: Potluck Brunch 12 PM – 1 PM: Yarn Spinning Workshop   Join us for the next itineration of the Composed to Decomposed Sequential Art Exhibit at Unison Arts! Todd and Amy utilized the existing structures as armatures for weaving a gossamer mesh that encircles and extends beyond them. They used a variety of yarns to explore their varied rate of decomposition.   One of the yarns is wool that Amy spun…

ACTORS & WRITERS PLAY READING: Hannah Senesh

October 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Drama Desk nominee Lori Wilner revisits her one woman show Hannah Sanesh, which she co-created with writer/director David Schechter in 1984. It is an intimate account of a young Hungarian Jewish girl growing up in 1930's Budapest. Not particularly religious, she is drawn to investigate her Judaism as she experiences increasing persecution and anti-semitism. She moves to Palestine and volunteers for a secret mission in which she will parachute into Nazi territory to help save Jews from the Gestapo. Known…

PAPER MAKING WORKSHOP with Amanda Heidel

October 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In this hands-on workshop we will explore a variety of materials and prepare paper pulp together using do-it-yourself techniques that you can practice at home. Together, we will create one of a kind handmade papers from recycled materials and plant fibers from the Unison property. In addition to learning the process of papermaking you will take home paper that you made! The workshop costs $25 per person and $5 for materials. Bio: Amanda Heidel is an artist and educator living in the Hudson Valley of NY. Amanda graduated…

HUDSON VALLEY FLAMENCO FESTIVAL 2019

October 12 @ 4:30 pm

The People's Flamenco. Uniting artists. Inspiring community. Experience Flamenco! Rosendale Theatre, Oct 12, 4:30 PM $20 Advanced Sales $22 General Admission For Sunday's Workshops and Fiesta at Unison Arts, please click here!

HUDSON VALLEY FLAMENCO FESTIVAL 2019

October 13 @ 11:30 am - 10:00 pm

Flamenco Workshops and Fiesta Flamenca at Unison Arts Oct. 13th at Unison Arts Center *learn the basics of the Flamenco rhythms and dance from artists of the Hudson Valley Flamenco Festival and participate a flamenco  jam session to hone your new skills! Percussion & Guitar  Level I 11:30-1:30 Level II 3:30-5:30 Bulerias for Everyone; Dance Level I 11:30-1:30 Level II 3:30-5:30 Flamenco Fiesta 5:30–Till you drop... Pricing: $35: One Level 1 Workshop $65: Two Workshops: Level 1 & 2 $20:…

NATIVE AMERICA: OLD AND NEW

October 19 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come witness an incredible evening of traditional and contemporary Native American music and dance dedicated to the continued recovery and healing of American Veterans. The featured piece “Silent Echoes of Time” depicts a Lenape Vietnam veteran dancing his journey of healing.

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!

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.…

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…

MIK & GILLES: Satire-Folk Duo

November 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

For the 125th consecutive year, Unison will welcome (if that is indeed the proper verb) the abstract-depressionist duo of Mikhail Horowitz & Gilles Malkine, assuming they can get time off for good behavior from Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Correctional Facility. Expect the usual mix of literary lampoons, unseemly spoofs of American roots music, and (ineffectual these days, alas) political satire. And hey, it would be nice to see some people under 60 in the audience this time!

29th ANNUAL CRAFT ART & DESIGN FAIR

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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We’re excited to host the fair at a new venue this year: Ulster Boces! A large, accessible space for all your craft fair delights! Twenty four master craftspeople and fine artists will be displaying a wide range of handmade crafts. Pottery, jewelry, fiber, woodwork, herbal products, baskets, paintings, and other fabulous wares. Enjoy a local & intimate shopping experience for those special holiday gifts and support your local artists. Mark your calendars! $4 Adults, $3 Adult Members, 12 years old…

29th ANNUAL CRAFT ART & DESIGN FAIR

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 8, 2019 at 10:00 am

We’re excited to host the fair at a new venue this year: Ulster Boces! A large, accessible space for all your craft fair delights! Twenty four master craftspeople and fine artists will be displaying a wide range of handmade crafts. Pottery, jewelry, fiber, woodwork, herbal products, baskets, paintings, and other fabulous wares. Enjoy a local & intimate shopping experience for those special holiday gifts and support your local artists. Mark your calendars! $4 Adults, $3 Adult Members, 12 years old…

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