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31st Annual Dutchess County Executive’s Arts Awards

On October 5, 2017, we were recognized as the Arts Organization of 2017 at the 31st Annual Dutchess County Executive’s Arts Awards. Thank you to Dutchess County Executive, Marcus Molinaro, and Arts Mid-Hudson for this special honor.

Board Members: Roger D’Aquino, Anna Mario Paolercio, Jody Coleman, Christine Crawfis, and David Ringwood.


AUDITIONS – A Charlie Brown Christmas – 10/8 & 10/9 at 7pm

A Charlie Brown Christmas
Written by Charles M. Schulz
Directed by Jeff Wilson
Sunday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
Monday, October 9 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: December 1, 2, 3, 2017

A Charlie Brown Christmas will delight audiences of all ages, but especially the young at heart. Because we are celebrating a very special year, we want to include a show for the children to enjoy. A Charlie Brown Christmas, best known as the animated television special based on the comic strip Peanuts® by Charles M. Schulz, will come to life on the County Players stage with Charlie Brown and his Peanuts® gang uniting to celebrate the Christmas season.

5-6 men, 6-7 women (casting ages 18+)
Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, Pig Pen, Frieda, Schroeder, Violet, Sally, Patty, Shermy.

Snoopy may be portrayed by either a man or woman.

Sponsored by Stewart’s Shops, Swartz Architecture, DPC and Lawrence J. Paggi PC, and A&R Security.

Season Sponsor: Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union

60th Anniversary Cruise – October 14

October 14, 2017
60th Anniversary Hudson River Cruise
Hudson Cruises, Inc.
$100 per person (limited seating)

Silver Sponsor: The Perla and Charles Kaufman Charitable Fund

Our special 60th Anniversary celebration continues with a three-hour evening cruise aboard a small ship on the Hudson River that departs from Poughkeepsie. This event includes a buffet dinner, dancing, special prizes, and entertainment.

Board – NO LATER THAN 5:30 PM
Debark – 15 minutes to clear after boat docks

Leave from the Poughkeepsie Dock located at
Waryas Park ~ End of Main Street ~ Poughkeepsie

Entrée – chicken, beef or vegetarian
Bread/rolls, salad, starch, vegetable, dessert, and coffee/tea
Full cash bar available (alcohol cannot be carried on board)
Music provided by DJ of the Marika