What’s Happening 5/9/13

BY GEORGE J. DACRE

– Cirque Viva, the Golden Dragon Acrobats, at Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford. On Monday, May 13 evening dinner and show and Tuesday, May 14 matinee food and show. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or broadwaytheatre.com.

– Provident Bank Park, Pomona to host MLB Pitch, Hit and Run local and sectional competition for boys and girls ages 7 to 14 at 9 a.m. May 11 with winners advancing to the sectionals Sunday June 2 also at 9 a.m. Participants who emerge from the sectionals will advance to the team championships round at either Yankee Stadium or CitiField with finals to be at CitiField on July 16. Information at 845-364-0009 or stephstierle@gmail.com.

– Kris Kristofferson, Judy Collins, Dirt Farmer Band (Levon Helms Band). Sierra Leone’s Refugees All-Stars and The Last Bison all added to the lineup of musical participants in the Clearwater Festival’s 35th Anniversary with Pete Seeger June 15 and 16. Information at scott@musiconsultant.net.

– The Glen Miller Band returning to Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford with a Monday, October 21 evening performance and dinner and Tuesday, October 22 matinee performance and food. Tickets at broadwaytheatre.com. or 914-592-2222.

– The Rockland County Choral Society continues its 75th Anniversary with a performance of Felix Mendelssohns Elijah May 11 at 8 p.m. at Rockland Community College Cultural Arts Center. Philip Hagemann will conduct.

– Honor Finnegan, singer songwriter, the guest of the Borderline Music Club at the New City Ambulance Building Sunday, May 19 at 2 p.m. Tickets at solz1@optonline.net. The Mara Levine concert has been reset for Sunday, June 23.

– “Squabbles” opens at Elmwood Playhouse, Nyack Thursday, June 6 in their 66th season. Comedy about a young couple coming to terms with their aging parents who can’t stand each other. Tickets at elmwoodplayhouse.com or 845-353-1313.

– Independent feature film, “Knuckle Jack,” (which was shot entirely in Sullivan and Orange Counties by Roscoe, NY locals) will be screening at the Paramount Theater in Middletown as part of the Hoboken International Film Festival on Sunday, June 2 at 4 p.m. Created by Wonder Wheel Productions’ a family of four–John Adams (from Garrison, NY), Toby Poser and their two children, Lulu and Zelda. www.wonderwheelproductions.com.

– Auditions for the Rockland Theatre Company’s performance of “Shrek the Musical” will take place May 13, 14, 20 & 21 from 6-9 p.m. at the RHO Building in Letchworth Village, Stony Point (For performers 18+).

– Performances will be July 19,20,26,27. Questions, contact Barry at rocktheatreco@yahoo.com or www.rocklandtheatrecompany.com. College students who wish to audition but are not available, can submit a video audition.