Sun. & Mon., Jan. 25 & 26

"JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR." Kweskin Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford. 7 p.m. All roles are open-non-union, non-pay. Those auditioning should prepare a brief song (32 bars) in the style of the show. Performances will be Apr. 3-May 2. 203/329-8207;

Mon., Feb. 2

"MURDER CAN BE HABIT-FORMING." Veterans' Memorial Building, 210 Halstead Ave., Harrison. 7:30-10 p.m. Play will be presented by the Harrison Players Sat., Mar. 21 in a dinner theater format. All roles are open. 914/630-1089; email or go to

HUDSON CHORALE. Pleasantville Presbyterian Church, 400 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville. 7:30-10 p.m. by appointment and on subsequent Mondays prior to rehearsals for the concert to take place May 9. The Chorale is welcoming new members in all voice parts at this singer-friendly auditions. The May 9 program features American composers and their poet/writer muses and will be a star-spangled event exploring the richness and beauty of American culture. To schedule an audition time or for additional information contact or 914/478-0074.


Sun., Jan. 25

EMPTY BOWLS. Rye Presbyterian Church, 882 Boston Post Rd., Rye. 11 a.m. Bowls that were glazed and fired by Clay Art Center artists in Port Chester will be sold at this annual fundraiser. By purchasing a bowl, attendees will also receive a meal of delicious bread and soup donated by Kneaded Bread and Cornerstone Catering, both in Port Chester. All proceeds from the sale are contributed to the interfaith soup kitchens of Port Chester.

Sat., Feb. 7

DOWNTON ABBEY COMES TO GREENWICH. Topping Estate, Round Hill Road, Greenwich. 6:30-11:30 p.m. An evening inspired by the beloved PBS program, this is an elegant fundraiser for the Bruce Museum. Elegant cocktail reception and lavish seated dinner. Formal attire; period dress encouraged but not required. Snow date: Sun., Feb. 8 at 5 p.m. Tickets start at $650. To receive an invitation contact Jen Bernstein at or 203/413-6761. Tickets can also be purchased online at


Sat., Jan. 24

THE IVY LEAGUE OF COMEDY. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. One of the premier groups of stand-up comedians touring America today. Known for their elite brand of clever comedy with all original material $25. 914/698-0098;


Every Friday

FRIDAY NIGHT JAZZ JAM. Hastings Station Café, 134 Southside Ave., Hastings-on-Hudson. Live jazz every Friday evening from 7-10 p.m. There will be an open jam session midway through the evening.

Sat., Jan. 24

JOE CROOKSTON. Common Ground Coffeehouse, 1st Unitarian Church of Westchester, 25 Old Jackson Ave., Hastings-on-Hudson. 7:30 p.m. Also performing: The Levins. $18.

CAMERON CARPENTER. Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. 8 p.m. Master organist smashes stereotypes, playing a one-of-its-kind instrument. $60, $45 & $35.; 914/251-6200.

Sun., Jan. 25

WARM SOUNDS OF WINTER. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 3 p.m. Vibrant music from many different cultures and ages. $20; $15 for ages 65+ and students.

HUDSON CHORALE. Irvington High School, 40 N. Broadway, Irvington. 3 p.m. Features choral works that were composed based on the unique qualities of brass as accompaniment. Compositions range from sacred to secular, sublime to profane, soaring to brooding and exuberant to meditative. The composers selected vary from writers of Renaissance motets to the most renowned of the 20th century choral repertoire. Following the concert the audience is invited to join the performers for an informal reception to meet and greet the conductor, chorus and musicians. $25 in advance; $30 at the door; $40 premium reserved (purchased in advance only) and $10 for students (advance sale and door only). Premium reserved seats can be purchased by calling 914/332-0133. Advance sales can be purchased by phone or via the website,

Sat., Jan. 31

WILLIE NILE. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. Bracing rock originals. Nile is a master of the timeless qualities of melodic craft, lyrical insight and emotional engagement. $32.; 914/698-0098.

THE KNIGHTS WITH B...LA FLECK. Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. 8 p.m. The Knights are an innovative chamber orchestra. Béla Fleck is a banjo virtuoso known for his innovative programs. $55, $40, $30.; 914/251-6200.

Sun., Feb. 1

WINTER INTERLUDE. Classroom Building, Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 3 p.m. A musical prelude to the National Football League's biggest game of the year, serving a playbook of captivating and soothing compositions for strings. Performed by WCC's Camerata Chamber Group conducted by violinist Victor Lionti. $18 general admission; $16 seniors and $12 students.

Fri., Feb. 6

CHRISTINE LAVIN & DON WHITE. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. Lavin uses her songwriting to bring the insight and wit of a humor columnist together with a novelist's eye for evocative details and White's thoughtful songs sprang from his career in stand-up comedy. Together they are probably the two funniest performers on the folk circuit today. $32. 914/698-0098;


Sat., Jan. 24

RHYTHM OF THE NIGHT. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 7 p.m. Presented by the Fred Astaire Dance Studio. $33.


Thru, Feb. 25

WE GOT GAME: SPORTS ON FILM. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. Jan. 29: "No No: A Dockumentary." 7:30 p.m. An engaging profile of Dock Ellis, one of the most intimidating pitchers of the 1970s. Also playing: "Dock Ellis & The LSD No-No." Ellis provides his own moment-by-moment account of the historic day, June 12, 1970, when he threw a no-hitter, in this animated short. Jan. 31: "Maidentrip." 2 p.m. For all ages True coming-of-age story of Laura Dekker who set out to become the youngest person ever to sail solo around the world. Feb. 5: 7:30 p.m. "The Only Real Game." The film, narrated by Melissa Leo, chronicles the efforts of a group of baseball-loving New Yorkers and Major League Baseball representatives who arrive and team up with men, women and children of the Indian state of Manipur to try to help a few dreams come true. There will be a Q&A with filmmaker Mirra Bank and Executive Director Edie Demas. Additional films will be listed in upcoming issues. $12 general admission; $7.50 for children under 12 unless noted otherwise. 914/747-5555;

Sun., Jan. 25

"MEN OF THE CLOTH." The Picture House, 175 Wolfs La., Pelham. 7 p.m. Post film discussion with filmmaker Vicki Vasilopoulos and master tailor Nino Corvato. Film is an inspiring portrait of three humble and accomplished Italian master tailors whose work exudes elegance and style. The film gives a window into the past, present and future of custom tailoring, a craft whose roots are in the Italian Renaissance but whose branches extend from small towns in the Apennine Mountains of Italy and the outskirts of Palermo, Sicily, all the way to New York's Madison Avenue and the suburbs of Philadelphia.$12/$10 for students and seniors.

Mon., Jan. 26, Fri., Feb. 5 & Wed., Feb. 18

AFTER DARK: THE STRANGE, THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE OFFBEAT. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. 7:45 p.m. Jan. 26. "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night." Iranian feminist vampire drama is a moody, gorgeous black-and-white cinematic original with an outstanding soundtrack. The setting is an unsavory ghost town that reeks of death and loneliness-and that's before the hijab-clad main character rolls in on a skateboard. In Persian with subtitles. Feb. 5: "Honeymoon." Young newlyweds head to a cabin in the woods in search of romance, but after Paul finds Bea wandering disoriented in the middle of the night, everything changes and romance slowly gives way to terror. Feb. 18: "Close-Up." A fiction-documentary hybrid based on the true story of a man arrested for impersonating filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf. It's a stunning, layered investigation into movies, identity and artistic creation. In Persian/Azerbaijani with subtitles. Q&A Reel Talk with JBFC Programmer Andrew Jupin. $12 general public; $7.50 children under 12.; 914/747-5555.

Tues., Jan. 27, Feb. 17 & Mar. 17

WCC FILM SERIES. Gateway Center, Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Free and open to the public. Jan. 27: "Searching for Sugar Man." Documentary film that takes place in the 1970s when Sixto Rodriguez, a Detroit folksinger with a short-lived recording career, was well-received but with limited album sales. Unknown to Rodriguez, he became a pop music icon in South Africa and inspired generations. Feb. 17: "Belle." Film is based on the true story of Dido Elizabeth (Belle), the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Captain, raised by her aristocratic great-uncle and aunt. Her lineage affords her certain privileges, yet the color of her skin prevents her from fully participating in the traditions of her social standing. Mar. 17: "Wadjda." Comedy drama about an enterprising Saudi girl who signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise funds for the bicycle that has captured her interest. 914/606-5616.

Tues., Jan. 27, Feb. 24, Apr. 14 & May 12

HARLAN JACOBSON'S TALK CINEMA. Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. 7 p.m. Renowned critic Harlan Jacobson hand-picks only the best-the selection of the night may be a quirky indie comedy, a provocative foreign film or the next breakout hit. Four films: $50. Single admission is $12.50 general admission; $11.25 for seniors. 914/251-6200.

Wed., Jan. 28

"LA GRANDE BELLEZZA (THE GREAT BEAUTY)" Westchester Italian Cultural Center, 1 Generoso Pope Pl., Tuckahoe. 2 p.m. Jep Gambardella has seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades, but after his 65th birthday and a shock from the past, Jep looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty. $15 for non-members. 914/771-8700.


Thurs., Jan. 29

"THE MILLIONAIRES' UNIT." Greenwich Historical Society, 39 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob, Ct. 3-5 p.m. Documentary will be shown in conjunction with the current exhibition, "Greenwich Faces the Great War." The story follows an elite group of college students from Yale who formed a private air militia in preparation for America's entry into WWI. The became the founding squadron of the U.S. Naval Air Reserve and were among the first from the U.S. to enter the Great War. Using the squadron members' letters and diaries, the documentary chronicles the coming of age of these young pioneers against the backdrop of an event that signaled America's emergence as a world power. The film focuses on their service and sacrifice and chronicles a great, untold chapter in American aviation. Non-member fee is $15 which includes refreshments and free admission to Greenwich Faces the Great War in the Storehouse Gallery. 203/869-6899, ext. 10.

Wed., Feb. 4, 11, 25, Mar. 4, 11 & 18

FILM CLUB. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 7:30 p.m. Enjoy lively, intelligent discussion and gain access to the Emelin's popular Film Club featuring an eclectic selection of new and exciting films from some of today's most important filmmakers. Enjoy pre-release films and conversation with movie industry guests. Seats are limited. To subscribe call 914/698-0098.


Thru Jan. 25

"SOUTH PACIFIC." Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. Thurs.-Sat. evenings dinner at 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m., Thurs. matinees lunch at 11:30 a.m., show at 1 p.m. Sun. matinees lunch 12 p.m., show at 1:30 p.m. and Sun. evenings dinner at 5:30 p.m., show at 7 p.m. Dinner and show prices range between $54 and $80 plus tax depending on the performance chosen. Beverage service and gratuities are not included in the ticket price.; 914/592-2268.

Fri.-Sun. thru Feb. 1; Thurs. Jan. 22

"BEAU JESTE." Dressing Room Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford. Fri. & Sat. at 8 p.m. Sun. at 2 p.m. and Thurs., Jan. 22 at 8 p.m. A delightful comic look at what happens when introducing a new boyfriend or girlfriend to parents. Sarah Goldman is a nice Jewish girl with a problem-she's dating a WASP executive but her parents want her married to a nice Jewish boy. She calls an escort service to send her a Jewish date to play her beau. $32 for adults; $24 for senior citizens and $16 for students/children. Thursdays are $22. 203/461-6358 or

Sat., Jan. 24

"TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD." Academic Arts Theatre, Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 8 p.m. Primary themes involve racial injustice and issues of class, courage, compassion and gender roles in the American South. $22 general admission; $20 for students, seniors, faculty & staff; $16 for children under 13. 914/606-6262.

Sun., Jan. 25

"HOW TO KILL YOUR MOTHER WITHOUT REALLY TRYING." Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. 7 p.m. When a gay man invites his mother to dinner, she has a near death experience and is too ill to move, so she's stuck on his sofa with the gay man and his lover. This laugh out loud comedy explores relationships, NYC living and much more. $15. 914/328-1600;

Thurs., Jan. 29-Apr. 5

"CAMELOT." Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. Thurs.-Sat. dinner at 6:30; show at 8 p.m.; Sun. evening dinner at 5:30, show at 7 p.m.; Sun. matinee lunch at 12, show at 1:30 p.m.; Thurs. matinee and some Wed. matinees lunch at 11:30 a.m., show at 1 p.m. Lerner and Loewe's timeless masterpiece about one of history's greatest love stories. Dinner and show prices range between $54 and $80 plus tax depending on the performances chosen. Beverage service and gratuities are not included in the ticket price. 914/592-2222;

Sat. & Sun., Jan. 31 & Feb. 1

"ROAR OF THE GREASEPAINT-THE SMELL OF THE CROWD." Brownson Hall, Manhattanville College, 2900 Purchase St., Purchase. Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m. Comical, allegorical satire on the British class system of the 1960s performed in the style of the British Music Hall, symbolizing the eternal struggle between the "haves" and the "have-nots." $10 general admission; $5 for students and senior citizens. For reservations call 914/323-7175.


Sat., Feb. 7 & 21

BAROQUE BRILLIANCE. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 12-4 p.m. Eight student speakers have been selected from prestigious art history programs to present their research. Doctoral students will present on Feb. 7 and undergraduates will present on Feb. 21. The Museum invited students to submit research on the art and culture of 17th century Europe to complement the current exhibition Northern Baroque Splendor: The Hohenbuchau Collection. The selected students will present on a variety of topics, from Italian Baroque painting to city planning in the 17th century Netherlands. The two symposia will be moderated by top scholars from local universities. Each symposium will begin with light refreshments and open galleries after which the speakers will deliver 20-30 minute presentations on their research. Each day will conclude with moderated session where speakers will answer questions from the audience. Free with museum admission of $7 for adults. Admission fee will be waived for members, students and educators with ID. Reservations are strongly recommended.; 203/869-0376.


Fri., Jan. 30

STROLLER TOUR. Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah. 9-10 a.m. For adults with children under 18 months. Crying babies welcome. Bring your little ones with you-moms, dads and caregivers or stroller-bound babies are welcomed for "before hours" tours of the current exhibition. Breakfast snacks will be provided. $10 for non-members. 914/232-9555;


TECHNOBODY. Pelham Art Center, 155 Fifth Ave., Pelham. Fri., Jan. 23-Mar. 21. There will be an opening reception and free all ages workshop Fri., Jan. 23, 6:30-8 p.m. There will be a panel discussion with the curators and artists on Thurs., Mar. 19 at 6 p.m. when attendees will learn more about how the artists employ a diverse range of contemporary artistic tools form cyberbodies, avatars and selfies to facial peel and simple paper and pencil. This is a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The exhibition will include video works, drawings and sculpture that alternately balance and question the hope and desire of the immaterial, extended, digital body against the realities of the physical, fragile and ephemeral body. Exhibition is curated by Patricia Miranda of Miranda Arts Project Space in Port Chester. Free and open to the public. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sat., 1- a.m.-4 p.m. 914/738-2525.

GREENWICH FACES THE GREAT WAR. Greenwich Historical Society, 39 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob. Thru Mar. 22. A multifaceted, multimedia exhibition that demonstrates how World War I impacted not only men of military age, but also all members of the community-from what they ate and what they manufactured to the relief effort, their daily activities and the people they shunned. Hours: Wed.-Sun., 12-4 p.m. (Sat. & Sun. in Jan. & Feb.). $10 for adults; $8 for seniors and students and free for members and children 6 & under. 203/869-6899;

BLACK, WHITE AND RED. Mamaroneck Artists Guild, 126 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont. Thru Sat., Jan. 24. Exhibit features two- and three-dimensional works of art that explore black---all colors together; white-the absence of discernable color and red-a color more often than not associated with passion, drama and love. The works were created by members of the Guild. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat., 12-5 p.m. and by appointment. Admission is free. 914/834-1117;

L/INKED: A COLLABORATION BETWEEN ARTISTS, INSECTS AND OAK TREES. MAPSpace, 6 N. Pearl St., 4th Fl., Port Chester. Thru Jan. 24. Participating artists: Patricia Miranda, Judith Bresson, Leah Caroline, Ellie Irons, Katherine Jackson, Eric Jiaju Lee, Martin Kruck, Jill London, Karen Schiff, Wendy Small and Patricia Spergel. 914/318-7178.