BY GEORGE J. DACRE
The annual one day folk festival, the Borderline Picnic and Jam, will be outdoors at 7:07 p.m. Sunday, August 25 at the New City Ambulance Corps building site in New City. It is free with a large cast of folksingers and writers and will include a jam and song circle. Mara Levine is coordinating the event that will include performances by Marshall Rosenberg, David Massengill, Arlon Bennett, Gathering Time, Jim Colbert, Steve Saffel, Anne Price, the Levins, Larry Kolker, Pat Lamanna, Josh Jeffen, Christine DeLeon, Marci Geller, Maggie Seligman, Roger Sprung and John Guth. Information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Reddan Brothers Band of Warwick at the Sugar Loaf Crossing Free Summer Concert August 8, up in Orange County. A jammin’ Rock and Blues Band. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Augsut 15, the series conclusion with the E’Lissa Jones Band doing folk, rock and pop with Alice Leon as the opening singer.
“Oliver” opens August 15 and runs through September 8 at the Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford. “Kiss Me Kate” opens September 1 at the Westchester Broadway Teatre in Elmsford and runs through November 3. Cole Porter’s musical comedy. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or broadwaytheatre.com.
“Drop Dead Perfect” opens August 9 at Penguin Repertory on Cricketown Road in Stony Point. Lead player in drag! See it if you dare. Not for kids. Call 845-786-2873 or contact penguinrep.org for tickets.
Tony D’Amma and Marie Calfa-DePaul in a tribute to Frank Sinatra at Finkelstein Memorial Library, Spring Valley Sunday, August 18. Information at 845-352-5700 extension 244.
The Crescent City Ramblers in a free concert Sunday, September 15 at the Hamlets in Nanuet clubhouse at 7 p.m. Bring blankets, a bottle of wine, bread and cheese. Dixieland music.
Penguin Rep, Stony Point presenting Hot Pea’s And Butter, a unique childrens musical group taht blends Matin Music, Afro-Caribbean rhythyms, jazz, folk and rock Tuesday, August 13 and Wednsday, August 14 at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Information at penguinrep.org or 845-786-2873.
The 36th annual New York Renaissance Faire, weekends through September 3 at Route 17A, Sterling Forest, Tuxedo. Information at 845-351-5171.
KIDZ Bop Saturday, August 19 at Playland, Rye. Information at ryeplayland.org/concert.events.html.
The Capris at Westchester Broadway Theare, Elmsford Saturday, August 24. Dinner and show. Tickets at 914-592-2222 or broadwaytheatre.com.
Blake Shelton at Bethel Woods center For The Performing Arts, Sunday, August 11. Tickets at BethelWoods Center.org.
“Avenue Q, The School Edition,” August 9, 10 and 11 at Clarkstown Senior High School South presenteed by the Hudson Valley Teen Theatre.
“Les Miserables” by the New Generation Youth Theatre Group at North Rockland High School Augut 15 to 17.