What’s Happening 7/6/17

BY GEORGE J. DACRE

Rockland Theatre Company doing Seussical for Kids with auditions set for September and performances in December. Kids cast 2-4, junior cast grades 4-7 and senior cast grades 7-10. Information and applications atrocktheatreco@yahoo.com.

Beauty and the Beasts cast grades 6-10 Monday, July 10-Friday, July 28, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Performances Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29.

Now on stage at Westchester Broadway Theatre is their 201st production of “Annie,” running through September 10. Inspired by the 1924 comic strip, Annie is set in New York City in 1933 and is rescued from an orphanage by Daddy Warbucks. “Annie” features great songs like “Easy Street” and “Tomorrow.” Contact broadwaytheatre.comor 914-592-2222. It will be followed by Irving Berlin’s “Annie Get Your Gun,” running September 14 to November 26, 2017 and then back on December 28, 2017 to January 28, 2017.

Syncopation, a romantic comedy by Allan Knee, is coming to Penguin Repertory Theatre in Stony Point August 11, running weekends through September 3. Set in New York City in 1911, it features an unlikely couple—a 38-year-old Jewish butcher and a young Italian garment worker—taking dance lessons in a sixth-floor walkup and dreaming of a better life. Contact penguinrep.org.

Wayne Days, July 14-16 at Patriots Hills, Stony Point, celebrating  Anthony Waynes storming of the fort at Stony Point in the American Revolution. Food, games, rides and entertainment for all to enjoy. Produced by Wayne Fire Hose Company.

Cobb, a play by Lee Blessing, continues at Penguin Repertory Theatre Stony Point, celebrating its 40thanniversary with an appearance by Barbara Feldon, July 16 at the Gilmor Sloane House, next door. Contact penguinrep.org.

Fireworks and concert at the United States Military Academy at West Point, Saturday July 8 at 9 p.m. Traditional field music and popular hits.

On Golden Pond opening July 14 at Elmwood Playhouse, Nyack. It runs weekends through August 3. Contact elmwoodplayhouse.com.

They says it’s a must see for Buddy Holly Fans: “The Night the Music Lived,” a tribute to Buddy, Richie Valens and the Big Bopper, at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford on Saturday, July 29. Dinner and concert. Contact broadwaytheatre.com or 914-952-2222.

The Boys of the Bronx Doo Wop Night, Saturday, July 22 with the Belmonts and the Excellents.