What’s Happening 4/27/17

By George J. Dacre

The Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack set to present “La Cage Aux Folles,” weekends starting May 12 through June 12. It will feature Larry Gabbard of Norwalk, Connecticut, John Ade of New City, Damon Quattrocchi of Haverstraw, Tom Kiely of Allendale, Kaitlynn Kozinski of Monroe, James Lugo of Congers, Marianne Felice of Stony Point, Leslie Silverman of West Milford, Andrew Greenway of Piermont, Briana Brink-Rivera of Queens, Alex Francisco of West Haverstraw, Holly Macklay of Piermont, Alison Miller of Leonia, Tilden Todd of the Bronx, and Delores Hodesblatt of Monsey. Directed by Alan Demovsky. Information at elmwoodplayhouse.com or 845-353-1313.

Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford, scheduling auditions for non-union children for their next production of “Annie” coming June 29 to the dinner theatre. Auditions will be Saturday, May 20 at the theatre. Seeking youngsters for roles of Annie, Pepper, Kate, Molly, Tessie, July & Duffy. Six to 12 years old. Contact AnnieKidsWBT@gmail.com to schedule appointments.

Callbacks will be May 24. Rehearsals June 12. All must be able to interact with a professional dog “Sandy”.

ArtsRock supporting the Chappaqua Orchestra doing “Peter And The Wolf”, music by Sergei Prokofiev, and the first performance of “The Babbling Orchestra”, a new concert piece for families written by Elliott

Forrest, music by Michael Shapiro. Saturday, April 29 at 4 p.m. at the Chappaqua Performing Arts Center. 480 Bedford Road, Chappaqua. Vendini for tickets and information.

LoHud comedy at the Schoolhouse Theatre, Croton Falls Saturday April 29 at 8 p.m. with wine and cheese reception after the show with comics Adam Oliensis, Gideon Klein, Jake Daehler, Mark Kaye and Ayanna Dookie. Contact lohudcomedy@yahoo.com or 845-535-9111.

Redneck Tenors Mathew Lord, Blake Davidson and Jonathan Fruge at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford, May 9 matinee and evening concerts and food. Down Home Laughs, Big City Music. Contact broadwaytheatre.com or 914-592-2222.

Opera On Broadway, a benefit concert for children with Autism at Union Arts Center, Sparkill, Friday, April 28 at 7 p.m. Featuring soprano Anna Veleva and Tenor Mejandro Olmedo, Contact Anna Veleva at annaveleva@yahoo.com or 917-674-6661.

Judy Kass,Katherine Rondeau,Robin Greenstein and the Ray Band Dylan tribute part of the Borderline Folk Club Fundraiser and Dylan Songfest May 28 at the Nanuet Public Library. Performers welcome.  Contact borderlinemusic123@aol.com Doors open at 1 p.m.

Antrim Playhouse, Wesley Hills doing Nunsense, Noises Off, Breaking Legs and the Lion In Winter for their 2017-2018 season. Contact antrimplayers.com.