What’s Happening

BY GEORGE J. DACRE

-The Hudson Lyric Opera goes to Broadway! The Opera Company will feature songs from Broadway including Phantom Of The Opera, Kismet, My Fair Lady. Carousel and Oklahoma and others. 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 23 at Trinity Methodist Church on Main Street in Stony Point  Tickets and information at info@hudsonlyricopera.org.

–  Auditions for “The Masked Ball” by Giuseppi Verdi are being scheduled by the Hudson Lyric Opera Company. They are looking for a soprano (Amelia) and other parts including baritones (Tom, Samuel  and Silvano, The Chief Magistrate). Also all voice parts needed for the chorus. Performance dates are 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays, November 3, 10 and 17 and 3 p.m. on Sundays, November 4, 11 and 18 at Trinity United Methodist Church on Main Street in Stony Point. Information at 845-709-2273 or Rosalinda330@optimum.net.

–  KC and the Sunshine Band will headline a dance party with Taylor Dayne and Martha Wash at the Wurtsboro Music Festival at Wurtsboro Airport on Thursday, August 30. Tickets at www.TicketWeb.com, the Wurtsboro Airport and www.WurtsboroMusic.com.

–  Barry and Helene Lewis sponsoring, through Penguin Repertory, a Kosher Comedy Tour, “Lauging From Left To Right” with Steve Solomon who stars in “My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m Home for The Holidays.” At 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 22 at SUNY Rockland Community College in Suffern. Tickets at 845-786-2873 or www.penguinrep.org.

–  Little Radical Theatrics winter season performance will be “Bat Boy, another bloody musical.” “Violet,” a new musical is set for Spring of 2013 and “Parade” for summertime 2013. Information at www.littleradicaltheatrics.com.

–  Cole Porter’s “Can Can” opens Thursday, August 30 at Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or www.broadwaytheatre.com.

–  “Play With Your Food” series continues at 6 p.m. on Monday, September 10 at Penguin Rep in Stony Point. Information at 845-786-2873 or www.penguinrep.org.

–  The Duprees in a Doo Wop concert, a 50th Anniversary Tour, on Monday, September 24 at Westchester Broadway Theatre with guest comedian Chris Monty. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or www.broadwaytheatre.com.

–  Armonk Players set auditions for “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change,” directed by Christine DiBuono, at 7 p.m. on Monday, September 10 and Thursday, September 13 at Whippoorwill Hall in North Castle Public Library, Armonk. Information at 914-861-2049.