What’s Happening 5/2/13

BY GEORGE J. DACRE

– “Harvest of Empire,” described as the untold story of Latinos in America, a movie, to be shown May 23 at 8 p.m. at Shades Repertory Theatre in Haverstraw. Presented by Wendy Thompson Marquez-Eduardo Lopez with a panel discussion following the screening. Information at 845-675-8944 or shadesrep.org.

– “The Sound of Music” coming to Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford May 30 through August 4. Currently on the main stage is Guys and Dolls with BeatleMania set for Tuesday May 7. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or broadwaytheatre.com.

– “Damn Yankees” continues at Antrim Playhouse in Wesley Hills through May 12. Tickets at antrimplayhouse.com.

– “A Call to Activism” at the Stony Point Conference Center May 16 at 8 p.m. Staged readings of six ten minute plays with aspects of non-violent social action in response to injustice in a community and/or society. Information at the center.

– Guitar great Eliot Fisk with the Westchester Philharmonic Orchestra May 8 and 19. Japanese conductor Tomomi Nishimoto leading. Contact Westchester Philharmonic at westchesterphil.org.

– Salute to the Troops with the Ramsey Wind Symphony 60-piece concert band at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 3 at Suffern High School, 49 Viola Road presented by the Town Of Ramapo and Jewish War Veterans PFC Fred Hecht Post 425. Ticket information at jewishwarveteransny.org.

– “Class,” a new play by Charles Evered and directed by Joe Brancato opens May 17 and runs through June 9 at Penguin Repertory Theatre in Stony Point. Starring Richard Kline of TV’s Three’s Company. Tickets at penguinrep.org

– The Golden Dragon Acrobats in Cirque Ziva at Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford Monday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 14, dinner and show, Tickets a broadwaytheatre.com or 914-592-2222.