‘Ghosts of the Arlington Hotel’ and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community October 29 to November 4

The Catskill International Film Festival

ONLINE — The Catskill International Film Festival is launching virtually this year from Friday,  October 23 at 7 p.m. to Sunday, October 25. It is free for all who want to see independent …

'Packed weekend at PEEC' and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community October 22 to 28

'City of Ghosts' and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community October 15 to 21

City of Ghosts

On Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18 at 6 p.m., DVAA will present a staged reading of CITY OF GHOSTS, an existential mystery play conceived and directed by Manon Manavit, and co-written with Turner Roth, in collaboration with One Grand Books.

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The autumn leaves…

For something completely different, I’m feeling slightly pensive, a little wistful—maybe even downright maudlin. But it’s temporary (I hope) and has a name. Autumn. To the best of …

‘Harvest & Heritage Days’ and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community October 8 to 14
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A breath of fresh air

Here’s the thing: I’m of a certain age. When I was a kid, there were no cell phones, there was no internet and we only had three channels on the TV—which was “strictly …

Last call for the sawmill and more

What's going on in arts, leisure and community from October 1 to 7
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Yom Kippur in a box

When I wrote “Passover for Dummies” in the spring of 2019, I had no idea how little I knew about the holiday. Of course, I considered myself an expert on all things Jewish. After all, I …

Poison Love, Big Eddy Film Fest and more

What's going on in arts & leisure September 26 to September 30

World-renowned puppet circus in the Upper Delaware River Valley

DAMASCUS, PA — Bread and Puppet Theater, the 57-year-old political theater company from Vermont, will perform "The Insurrection-Resurrection Service Circus" at River Hill, located at 88 Rock …
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At a loss for words

Well, it finally happened. I’ve run out of words. Like most cataclysmic events, it happened suddenly and without warning. At this time last year, I was out and about, being the ubiquitous and …

Registration opens for Nesin Cultural Arts and more

What's happening in arts, leisure and community September 17 to 23
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Reinventing the wheel

NARROWSBURG, NY — Produced by the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA), the Big Eddy Film Festival “aims to advance the traditional art of storytelling by showing the newest and best …
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Welcome to the neighborhood!

As a general rule, I like to think that I have my finger on the pulse of the arts and leisure world in the Upper Delaware River region, but with the planet having tilted on its axis of late, …