BY GEORGE J. DACRE
– Nyack Village Theatre and Richard Quinn present the 4th Annual Film Festival August 13, 14, 15 and 16 at 88 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Nyack. Call 201-694-0610 for information and tickets.
– “Becoming Dr. Ruth” opens Friday, August 14 at Penguin Repertory Theatre, Crickettown Road, Stony Point. Tickets and information at Penguinrep.org or 845-786-2873.
– Jangle Pop with the Gin Blossoms at the Newton, New Jersey Theatre Otcober 23. Tickets on sale Friday, August 14 at 973-383-3700.
– Lynyrd Skynyrd at Empire City Casino, Yonkers Sunday, August 16. Contact empirecitycasino.com.
– Abba Tribute at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford Saturday, August 15. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or broadwaytheatre.com.
– Comedian Steve Byrne at Levity Live, Palisades Center, West Nyack on Friday, August 14. Comedy Club and Dinner Theatre.
– Comedian Kathleen Madigan at Tarrytown Music Hall September 17. Call 877-840-0457.
– Volunteers needed for set up and breakdown at Borderline Folk Music Clubs annual picnic and songfest at Germonds Park, Clarkstown August 23. Contact BorderlineFolkMusicClub@gmail.com.
– “Backwards In High Heels,” the Ginger Rogers story, opens Thursday, August 13 at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or broadwaytheatre.com.
– “Priceless” world premiere at Penguin Repertory Theatre in Stony Point weekends October 3 – 25. A play about a caper gone awry. Tickets and information at penguinrep.org or 845-786-2873.
– “Gather At The River” with guitar playing Reverend Bernie of Thiells United Methodist Church on Saturday, August 15 at 5:30 p.m. at Haverstraw County Park on the Hudson. Join in the music. Free food and soda will be served.