WHAT’S HAPPENING

BY GEORGE J. DACRE

Founders of Music For Farms Emanuel Vukovich (violin) and John McDowell (piano, percussion, composition) and special guest violinist, Nicholas Frei will perform at Green Meadow’s Waldorf’s School, Rose Hall Friday, May 4 at 8 p.m. Bach, Ysaye, Sarasate, an original work by McDowell will be on the program Tickets at threefold.org/events or at Hungry Hollow Co-Op, 841 Chestnut Ridge Road, Chestnut Ridge.

The Whitelight Songwriter series will have Sam Waymon, brother of Nina Simone and also a resident of Nyack, at the Nyack Village Theatre May 20. Sam will be performing Nina’s works and his own.

The Klang String Quartet will perform Friday, May 4 at 8 p.m. at Tappan Reformed Church, 35 Kings Highway, Tappan. Information at 845-365-0216.

“Hairspray” has a press night Friday, May 4 at Westchester Broadway Theatre. Tickets at 914-592-2268 or broadwaytheatre.com.

Huey Lewis and the News and Joe Cocker booked at Bethel Center for the Arts Sunday, August 5 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 5 at 1-800-745-3000 and Ticketmaster.

The Wizard Of Oz at the Lycian Performing Center For The Arts in Sugarloaf Saturday, May 19 at 11 a.m. produced by American Family Theater. Tickets at 845-469-2287 or at LycianCentre.com.

Killer Comedy at the Turning Point Cafe, Piermont, Saturday, May 5 with seating at 6:30 p.m. Comics Will Sylvance, Tom Shillub, Steve Leventhal and Doug Adler, Rockland native, on the bill says producer Jamie Rosen. Tickets at wideopenproductions.com or turningpoint.com.

“George M,” pure Americana, at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford June 7 through July 7. Tickets at 914-592-2268 or broadwaytheatre.com.

A concert featuring the North Carolina based Folsom Prison Gang, honoring the legacy of Johnny Cash set for Sunday, June 3, Suffern High School, 47 Viola Road, Suffern presented by Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrnce and the Ramapo Town Council. Tickets at 845-357-5100 ext 201.

The Rockland County Concert Band plays Wizard of Oz muisc and more Sunday, May 6 at 3 p.m. at the Cultural Arts Center, Rockland Community College. Tickets at 845 429 1096.

Penguin Repertory in Stony Point opens its 35th seasom Friday, May 18 with “The Hound Of The Baskervilles” Tickets at penguinrep.org.

“The Secret Garden: opens May 11 at Elmwood Playhouse, Nyack. Tickets at elmwoodplayhouse.com or 845-353-1313.