The M62s will kick off Twilight Tuesday concerts at Rye Town Park in Rye Tues., June 18. See “Concerts/Music” for details.
The M62s will kick off Twilight Tuesday concerts at Rye Town Park in Rye Tues., June 18. See “Concerts/Music” for details.

Comedy

Thru Sat., June 22

YONKERS COMEDY CLUB. 257 Market St., Yonkers. Every Thurs. Comedy Night. 8 p.m. $10.  Every Friday: Friday Comedy Night. 8 & 9:45 p.m.  $20.  June 14: Mike Finoia. 8 & 9:45 p.m. $20. June 15: Paul Verzi. 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. $25 & $35. June 16: Walton Family Friendly Magic Show. 3 p.m. All ages. $25. Carlos Sanchez. 6 p.m. Show is in Spanish. $30 & $45. June 21 & 22: Niaja DiGiorgio. 8 & 9:45 p.m. $20. Ages 16 + over unless noted otherwise. For ticket information call 914/358-9260 or go to www.yonkerscomedyclub.com.

LUCY’S LAUGH LOUNGE. 446 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville.  June 15: Saturday Showcase. Hosted by Oscar Aydin. 6 p.m. $20. Goumba Johnny at 8 p.m. $25. June 17: Open Mic Comedy at 7:30 p.m. Free.  June 21: Empire State Stand-up Showdown Preliminary Contest. 7:30 p.m. $25. June 22: Good Old-Fashioned Comedy Show. 7:30 p.m. $20. Ages 16+; 13+ with parent. www.lucyslaughlounge.com; 914/200-4812.

Fri., June 21

TOM PAPA. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. Stand-up comedy. $30-$55. www.emelin.org. 914/698-0098.

Concerts/Music

Thru Sun., June 23

JAZZ FORUM ARTS. 1 Dixon La., Tarrytown. June 16: Lalama Brothers & Nicole Pasternak. 4 p.m. $15-$20. June 21 & 22: Bill Charlap Trio featuring Peter Washington and Kenny Washington. 7 & 9:30 p.m. $30-$35. June 23: Tony Jefferson Sings! 4 & 6 p.m. $15-$20. www.jazzforumarts.org; 914/631-1000.

Tues., June 18-Aug. 6

TWILIGHT TUESDAY CONCERTS. Rye Town Park, 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. 7:30 p.m. Free. June 18: The M62s. June 25: Fab Forward Band. July 2: Scott Wenzel’s Big Band. July 9: Urban Coyotes. July 16: Billy and the Showmen. July 23: The Derivatives. Aug. 6: The Angelo Rubino Band. Rain dates are July 30 and Aug. 13. www.townofryeny.com/

Thurs., June 20

REBECCA HAVILAND AND WHISKEY HEART. Lucy’s Laugh Lounge, 446 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville. 7 p.m. 914/200-4812.

Crafts, Fairs & Festivals

Sat. & Sun., June 15 & 16

CLEARWATER REVIVAL MUSIC FESTIVAL. Croton Point Park, 1 Croton Point Ave., Croton-on-Hudson. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Music and environmental festival. For tickets go to clearwaterfestival.org.

Sat., June 22

2019 AMERICAN ROOTS MUSIC FESTIVAL. Caramoor, 149 Girdle Ridge Rd., Katonah. All day. Daytime program begins at 12 p.m., evening program begins at 7:30 p.m. Acclaimed folk duo The Milk Carton Kids bring a full band and their heartfelt melodies to headline the Festival. Tennessee-based multi-instrumentalist Amythyst Kiah is a quickly rising star with a raw, hypnotic old-time sound steeped in African American roots music. Many more artists add an exciting array of folk, country, bluegrass, gospel, blues, Old Time, and intriguing folk fusion performances to this daylong celebration of our musical heritage. Enjoy the best of the summer with great food, friends, and foot-tapping fun. All day tickets are $40-$92 and include access to the full day of performances plus seating in the Venetian Theater for the evening performance with The Milk Carton Kids and Amythyst Kiah. Day only is $30; $15 for kids and includes access to the grounds for the daytime performances. Does not include access to the evening headliner. www.caramoor.org.

Sun., June 23

AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL. Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla. 12-7 p.m. Music and entertainment, crafts and food vendors. Free admission. 914/231-4033.

Fri., June 28-Sat., July 6

72ND ANNUAL FIREMEN’S CARNIVAL. Harbor Island ark, Mamaroneck. Presented by the Village of Mamaroneck’s All-Volunteer Fire Department. Festivities will include a showcase of local food vendors. In addition, the Fire Department will host a massive parade Tues., July 2 complete with riveting marching bands and fire apparatus from all over Westchester County and beyond. The Village of Mamaroneck will sponsor the Annual Fourth of July Fireworks Show that occurs during the Carnival on July 4 around 9:15 p.m. (rain date July 5). This fundraiser is a major effort by the approximately 200 volunteer firefighters to raise funds for the now 135-year-old all-volunteer Fire Department. The money raised is used by the department for many donations, scholarships, and sports team sponsorships.

Dance

Sun., June 23

BALLET DES AMERIQUES 2018-19 SEASON FINALE. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La, Mamaroneck. 2:30 & 5 p.m. $25-$50. www.emelin.org.

Wed., June 26

WEDNESDAY DANCE WITH BALLET DES AMÉRIQUES. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 7 p.m. French American choreographer Carole Alexis and her Port Chester-based Ballet des Amériques dance company bring a rich and sprawling repertoire to the Tarrytown Music Hall in a new series called Westchester Wednesday Dance. This weekday evening of dance offers audiences a break in the workday routine and a chance to witness the original work of the Music Hall’s company in residence. Treat yourself to a Wednesday night of vibrant culture! $20 & $35. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Films

Thru Thurs., June-20

“SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2.” The Picture House, 175 Wolfs La., Pelham. The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes. For times go to www.thepicturehouse.org.

Wed., June 19

JAZZ SESSIONS BEYOND THE NOTES. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. “The Jazz Ambassadors.” 7:15 p.m.  Live performance by Bryan Carter followed by reception. The Cold War and civil rights collide in this remarkable story of music, diplomacy, and race. Documentary reveals how the US State Department unwittingly gave the burgeoning civil rights movement a major voice on the world stage just when it needed one most. Drawing on an incredible performance archive and detailed personal accounts of the tours, as well as cinematic reconstructions of crucial sequences, the film immerses viewers in this fascinating journey, accompanied by a truly swinging soundtrack. $25 for non-members. www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Thurs., June 20

GLOBAL WATCH 2019: CRISIS & SOCIAL ACTION. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. 7 p.m. Q&A filmmaker Cynthia Wade. In 2006, mud exploded into the sky at an Indonesian gas drilling site, burying 16 villages and displacing 60,000 people. Documentary invites audiences into the survivors’ muddy world, with a young survivor named Dian as our guide. As the unstoppable flow of hot sludge continues—it is predicted to continue for another decade—Grit bears witness to Dian’s transformation into a politically active teenager as she and her mother launch a campaign against the company that caused the disaster. $17 for non-members. www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Thru June 24

RETRO REVIVAL. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. June 21: “Paris is Burning.” 8 p.m. Landmark documentary provides a vibrant snapshot of the 1980s through the eyes of New York City’s African American and Latinx Harlem drag ball scene. June 23 & 24: “Christ Stopped at Eboli.” June 23 at 1; June 24 at 6:45 p.m. In the 1930s Carlo Levi, a man of letters, was exiled to an impoverished southern Italian town as punishment for his anti-Fascist activities. Years later, he wrote a bestselling memoir describing the humanity he found in the seemingly backward hamlet. Films are $14 for non-members. www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Galas

Sat., June 22

FRIENDS OF THE ROCKEFELLER STATE PARK PRESERVE’S 2019 GALA. Rockefeller Estate, Pocantico Hills. 6-10 p.m. The inaugural John D. Rockefeller Jr. Park Preservation Award will be presented to President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for their longstanding commitment to the environment and dedication to build a more sustainable future. For ticket information call 914/762-0209.

Readings

Fri., June 21

“HOLLOW BONES.” Hudson Stage Company North Castle Public Library, Kent Place, Armonk. 7:30 p.m. A family-friendly love story that explores the depth of connection between a teenage girl and a bird that can truly speak her language. www.hudsonstage.com or 914/271-2811.

Sat., June 22

“YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU.” The Church of St. James the Less, 10 Church Lane. Scarsdale. 8 p.m. Staged reading presented by Chill Bucket Productions follows the lives of members of the Sycamore family, an eccentric clan living in NYC, their relationships with the zany characters they surround themselves with and their interactions with the seemingly normal Kirby family. To sign up for tickets go to www.chillbucketproductions.com.

Sings

Tues, June 18, 25, July 2 & 16

42ND SEASON OF SUMMER SINGS Music Conservatory of Westchester, 216 Central Ave., White Plains. 7:30 p.m. Presented by the Westchester Choral Society and the Music Conservatory of Westchester. June 18: Musical Theater and the Great American Song Book.  Westchester Choral Society and Berkshire Choral International. June 25: Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem. Greenwich Choral Society, July 2: Bach: B minor Mass. Westchester Oratorio Society. July 16: Mozart: Requiem. New Choral Society. $15; $10 for students includes refreshments and use of schore. www.westchesterchoralsociety.org

Theater

Thru June 22

“SKELETON CREW.” Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Ct., Westport. Tues. at 7 p.m., Thurs.-Sat. at 8 p.m.; matinees Sat. at 2 p.m. and Sun. at 3 p.m. June 16: Open captions; June 19: Backstage pass; June 20: Playhouse happy hour and Thursday TalkBack. In “Skeleton Crew,” rumor has it that Detroit’s last export auto plant will close soon. Four factory workers navigate opposing agendas and shifting power dynamics in their desperate attempts to survive whatever comes next. Single tickets start at $30. www.westportplayhouse.org; 203/227-4177 or 888/927-7529.

Thru Aug. 4

ON YOUR FEET” Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of the pop music world. But just when they thought they had it all, they almost lost everything. From international superstardom to life-threatening tragedy, ON YOUR FEET! takes you behind the music and inside the real story of this record-making and the groundbreaking couple who, in the face of adversity, found a way to end up on their feet. Lunch and matinee or dinner and evening performance. For times, prices and to purchase tickets go to www.broadwaytheatre.com.

Tours

Sun., June 23 & 30

JAY HERITAGE CENTER TOURS. 210 Boston Post Rd., Rye. 2 & 5 p.m. Free. See what makes the Jay Heritage Center such a memorable destination. No reservation necessary.

Exhibits

RESIDENT DUO EXHIBITION. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Thru July 20. Residents Christine Fashion and Nikki Lau present their year-end exhibition. www.clayartcenter.org.

SARAH MCKENZIE SOLO EXHIBITION. Pelham Art Center, 155 Fifth Ave., Pelham. Thru June 22. McKenzie is the winner of the 10th Alexander Rutsch Award in Painting and will receive a $5,000 prize in addition to this solo exhibition. Her work explores the architecture of exhibition space. On Sat., June 15 she will give an Artist Talk from 2-4 p.m. that is free and open to the public. 914/738-2525.

THINGS THAT GO UNSEEN. Kenise Barnes Fine Art, 1947 Palmer Ave., Larchmont. Thru June 22. Solo exhibition features large-scale contemporary photography by Adrien Bloom. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and by appointment. 914/834-8077.

ART SHOW: WORKS BY HOPE FREIDLANDER AND FRIENDS. Muscoot Farm, Rte. 100, Somers. Sat. & Sun. until the end of June. 12-4 p.m. 914/864-7282.

HILDRETH MEIÈRE: THE ART OF COMMERCE. Fairfield University Art Museum, 1073 N. Benson Rd., Fairfield, Ct. Thru Sept. 21. Meière was a prolific naturalist who discovered the frescoes and mosaics in Florence, Italy that were to inform her craft. June 15: Anne Kupik, the great-granddaughter of Meière, will talk about her career, followed by a wine and cheese reception. www.fairfield.edu/museum.

MINIATURING MODERNISM: RICHARD PETTIBONE PAINTS THE NEUBERGER’S RICKEY COLLECTION. Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. Thru June 17. A display of some of the abstract works by well-known artists that were collected over time by George and Edith Rickey. Exhibited alongside the Pettibone works on view are their large-scale corresponding prints, paintings and sculptures.,

HEAVEN AND EARTH: SOLO EXHIBITION FEATURING PAINTINGS BY DAVID KONIGSBERG. Kenise Barnes Fine Art, 1947 Palmer Ave., Larchmont. Thru June 22. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and by appointment. 914/834-8077.

NINA CHANEL ABNEY: ROYAL FLUSH. Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. Thru June 30. Abney is one of the most important young artists on the rise today. She tackles controversy—homophobia, race, politics, consumerism and inequity. Her bold, flat colorful paintings and collages are packed with symbols, numbers, words, emojis, figures and body parts—all informed by celebrity culture, video games, social media, hip-hop, tabloid news and the 24-hour news cycle. Hours: Wed.-Sun., 12-5 p.m. $5; $3 seniors 62 & over and students; free for children under 12 & members; free for all the first Saturday each month. 914/251-6100; www.neuberger.org.

LANDESCAPE: NEW VISIONS OF THE LANDSCAPE FROM THE EARLY 20TH AND 21ST CENTURIES. Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah. Thru June 16. The show juxtaposes the work of early 20th century American modernist painters who exhibited their works at the groundbreaking 1913 Armory Show with contemporary artists from the 21st century who have rediscovered and reinvigorated the genre. Hours: Tues-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun., 12- p.m. $10 adults; $5 seniors and students; members and children under age 12 are free. www.katonahmuseum.org.

SHARKS! Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Thru Sept. 1. Visitors to this interactive science exhibition will get up close and personal with life-sized models of a great white, hammerhead and some of their living and extinct cousins. Watch live sharks developing within eggs and compare and contrast jaws from nearly 20 different species. Exhibit will also address climate change. Museum hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $10 adults; $8 seniors and students with ID; free for members and children under 5. Individual admission is free on Tuesdays. 203/869-0376; www.brucemuseum.org.

SUMMER WITH THE AVERYS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Thru Sept. 1. Features landscapes, seascapes, beach scenes and figural compositions as well as rarely seen travel sketchbooks. The exhibition takes an innovative approach to the work produced by the Avery family. Hours: Tues.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $10 for adults; $8 seniors and students with ID; free for members and children under age 5. Individual admission is free on Tuesdays. www.brucemuseum.org.

FROM BUTTERFLIES TO BATTLESHIPS: SELECTIONS FROM THE MUSEUM’S PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTION. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Sat., June 22-Sept. 1. The exhibition showcases the diversity of artistic and documentary approaches taken by photographers in the 20th century and demonstrate how they expanded on earlier experiments in portraiture, scientific record and photomontage. Tues.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $10 adults; $8 seniors and students with ID; free to all on Tuesdays. www.brucemuseum.org.

A SPECIAL ROLE: ST. PAUL’S CHURCH AND WORLD WAR II. St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site, 897 S. Columbus Ave., Mt. Vernon. Free. Thru Jan. 2021. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The exhibit uses original artifacts, documents, images, sound recordings and photographs to explore the story of World War II, in the context of the history of the church and the local community. At the time, the historic significance of St. Paul’s as an originating point of America’s most prized national values, enshrined in the Bill of Rights, gave the church a special role in the broader struggles of the war. 914/667-4116.

HISTORY IS…SEVEN WAYS WE CONNECT TO HISTORY. Greenwich Historical Society, 47 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob. Thru Sept. 7. Exhibit encourages visitors to reflect on the role history plays at different stages in their lives and explores the ways individuals look at, define and interpret history. Hours: Wed.-Sun., 12-4 p.m. $10 adults; $8 seniors & students; free for members, children under 18 and for all on the first Wednesday each month. www.hstg.org; 203/869-6899.

WAXING POETIC. Pelham Art Center, 155 Firth Ave., Pelham. Thru Spring 2019. To Wax Poetic is to grow more expansive or expressive lyrically. Growth and transformation are inherent in the verb to wax, and within the creative or poetic process itself. Each of the six New York based artists in this exhibition has created a symbolic language, or aesthetic, using encaustic paint. Encaustic is the ancient medium of beeswax, resin and pigment, applied while molten. The medium is highly adaptable, and each artist has works selected to show the possibilities of the medium and the breadth of their vision. The new public artwork by Sui Park in the courtyard consists of five exciting creations that hang, lay and stand in different areas in the courtyard and around the art center. The materials are non-durable, disposable, trivial and easily consumed. Hours: Mon., Wed. & Thurs., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. www.pelhamartcenter.org.

BRETT SLAVIN EXHIBITION AND SALE. Slavin Studios, The Mariner, 21 Willett Ave., Port Chester. Ongoing. Ceramic sculpture and functional wares.  914/671-4252. www.slavinstudios.com.

COASTAL SCENE. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Permanent. The Bruce Museum has acquired and installed this painting by Alfred Thomas Bricher, a well-known 19th century American landscape artist. The painting, which currently hangs behind the information desk in the front lobby of the Museum, is a fine example of luminist painting. www.brucemuseum.org.

CHINESE FOLKTALE: KAI AND THE DRAGON. Rye Town Park Administration Building, 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. Permanent installation. Clay Art Center invites individuals and families of all ages to celebrate this mural installed on the wall surrounding the historic buildings in Rye Town Park. This mural project was created and installed during the summer of 2009 by local ceramic artist Sarah Coble who created the clay tiles with elements sculpted in relief so that the mural seems to move and flow like the waterfront it faces. The tiles narrate a folktale about a young boy named Kai who fights against adversity to save his town and outwit a fearsome dragon. The vibrant tiles also reference the historic Dragon Coaster of Playland amusement park and the inspiring waters of Long Island Sound. It was created to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Rye Town Park. It was made possible by ArtsWestchester’s Municipal Challenge Grant, funded by Verizon and in partnership with the Rye Town Park Commission and the Clay Art Center. www.clayartcenter.org or 914/937-2047.

HOPE MURAL. Café Brazil Courtyard, North Main Street between Westchester Avenue and Adee Street, Port Chester. Sponsored by Hope House and the Westchester Arts Council.

SCULPTURE FOR PERMANENT EXHIBIT. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. The Museum has acquired a major sculpture by the French/American artist Gaston Lachaise titled “Man Walking (Portrait of Lincoln Kirstein).” Lachaise was one of the pioneers of modern art in the early decades of the 20th century. The sculpture depicts author, impresario and patron of the arts, Lincoln Kirstein, who with George Balanchine established the School of American Ballet which later became the NYC Ballet. “Man Walking” is the finest piece of 20th century sculpture in the Bruce collection and is currently on view in the entrance rotunda of the Museum. Admission is $7 for adults; $6 for seniors and students and free for children under 5 and members. Free admission to all on Tuesdays. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun., 1-5 p.m. 203/869-0376 or www.brucemuseum.org.

CHANGES IN OUR LAND. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Permanent exhibit. Exhibition addresses environmental history from global to local perspectives and from ancient times to the present. This visual display of the environmental and historical development of the area includes a mineral gallery, wigwam, life-size woodland habitat and a live-animal marine tank. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun., 1-5 p.m. Admission: $7 for adults; $6 for seniors and students and free for children under 5 and members. Free admission to all on Tuesdays. www.brucemuseumorg; 203/869-0376.