M E M B E R   D I R E C T O R Y

THE ARTS CENTER AT COLUMBIA-GREENE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Utilizing its vibrant campus Arts Center, CGCC enriches both student life and the community at large through access to theater, dance, classical and pop concerts, noteworthy speakers, and special events.
4400 Route 23, Hudson, NY 12534 - 518-828-4181 x 3344
www.sunycgcc.edu
 
BINDLESTIFF FAMILY VARIETY ARTS, INC. / BINDLESTIFF FAMILY CIRKUS
Dedicated to the evolution, enrichment, preservation and performance of the American popular arts- circus, sideshow, vaudeville, variety, physical comedy, and burlesque. Shows for audiences of all ages, classes and workshops.
1-877-BINDLES - 518-828-7470 - cirkus@bindlestiff.org
www.bindlestiff.org
 

THE CHATHAM FILM CLUB
A not-for-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to bringing contemporary art, independent and foreign film to Columbia County community through regular screenings, special events and other interactive and educational programs.
PO Box 181 - East Chatham, NY 12060 - 518 392 3445 - knax3@aol.com
www.thechathamfilmclub.com    www.filmcolumbia.com

 
COLUMBIA ARTS TEAM
CAT is dedicated to showcasing new work by local theater, comedy, and music artists in Columbia County, and its environs. CAT also provides educational/performing opportunities for young people and adults.
272 Herrington Rd Hillsdale, NY 12529 - 518 697 0636 - info@columbiaartsteam.org
www.columbiaartsteam.org
 
COLUMBIA COUNTY COUNCIL ON THE ARTS
CCCA is a service organization that produces programs that advance the arts in our area, provides services that support our county's cultural organizations, artists' and residetns' participation in the arts and build collaborative partnerships with business, educational,cultural and governmental entities.
209 Warren Street - Hudson, NY 12534 - 518 671 6213 - info@artscolumbia.org
www.artscolumbia.org
 
COLUMBIA FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Celebrating its 21st year, CFO and its ensembles present varied programs of classical music, featuring top-notch professional musicians from the tri-state area. Also sponsors a successful mentoring program for students.
451 East Allen St. - Hudson, NY 12534 - 518-965-3445 - gwen@columbiafestivalorchestra.org
www.columbiafestivalorchestra.org
 
GHENT PLAYHOUSE
Columbia County's oldest community theater organization performing at the Ghent Playhouse. Season runs from October to June.
6 Town Hall Place Ghent, NY 12075 - 519 392 6264
www.ghentplayhouse.org
 
H R C SHOWCASE
Not-for-profit theatre company-primarily showcasing new plays and playwrights.
PO Box 940 Hudson, NY 12534 - 518 851 7244 | f 518 828 1700
http://hrc-showcasetheatre.com
 
HUDSON OPERA HOUSE
A multi-arts center and New York State's oldest surviving theatre, offering more than 800 programs annually for people of all ages, including concerts, readings, lectures, exhibitions, after-school programs, workshops and large-scale community events like Winter Walk.
327 Warren Street, Hudson, NY 12534 - 518 822 1438 - info@hudsonoperahouse.org
www.hudsonoperahouse.org
 
THE MAC-HAYDN THEATRE, INC.
The happiest place to be! Acclaimed professional theatre; classic and contemporary musicals, unique theatre-in-the-round setting. Talented professional performers, wonderful singing, dazzling dancing, exciting fun for all ages! May through September.
P.O. Box 204; 1925 State Route 203, Chatham, NY, 12037 - 518-392-9292 - machaydn@fairpoint.net
www.machaydntheatre.org
 
OMI INTERNATIONAL ARTS CENTER
Omi is a not-for-profit residency program for international visual artists, writers, musicians and dancers as well as the site for The Fields Sculpture Park, a year round public exhibition space for contemporary sculpture. Omi is situated on 300 acres of rolling farmland with spectacular views of the Catskills and the river valley.
59 Letter S Road, Ghent, NY 12075 - 518 392 4568 ext. 100 - info@artomi.org
www.artomi.org
 
OPERATION UNITE, NEW YORK
Operation Unite New York is a non-profit organization that provides educational, social, cultural, performing and visual arts and recreational programs for youth and community members in Columbia County and neighboring communities.
PO Box 1305 Hudson, NY 12534 - 518-828-3612 | f. 518-851-3161
 
PERFORMANCE SPACES for the 21st CENTURY
PS/21 is an outdoor performance space, (June -Sept ), dedicated to the performing arts and serving a diverse community with classical and popular music, modern dance, theater, community films and youth and children's programming.
2980 Route 66 Box 364 - Chatham, NY 12037 - 518 392 6121 - ps21@taconic.net
www.ps21chatham.org
 
STAGEWORKS/HUDSON
Stageworks produces adventurous professional theater productions and programs. Plays are for everyone - they illuminate the human experience and profoundly serve as a global stage for social exchange and enrichment.
41 A Cross Street - Hudson, NY 12534 - 518 828 7843
www.stageworkshudson.org
 
TACONIC STAGE COMPANY
A new non-profit theatre company specializing in small cast musicals and comedies, both new works and revivals. It's inaugural production in 2009, the middle-aged musical, "I Know I Came in Here for Something...", was held over six times. Performances on weekends in the summer are presented as a dinner-theatre package overlooking Copake Lake.
240 Island Drive, Craryville, NY, 12521 - 518 325-1234
www.taconicstage.com
 
THE THEATER BARN
The Theater Barn is "Professional Theater in the Country" from mid-June through late September.
Our diverse season includes large and small musicals, mysteries and comedies. Performances Thursdays - Sundays.

654 Route 20, New Lebanon, NY - 518-794-8989
www.theaterbarn.com
 
THE TWO OF US PRODUCTIONS
RARE's musical and dramatic productions bring quality theater to our local audience. We are proud to offer opportunities for actors, singers, dancers, and musicians in our full orchestra musicals.
2254 Route 7, Copake NY. 12516 - 518 329 6293 - lopez@taconic.net
www.TheTwoOfUsProductions.org
 
UPSTAGE PRODUCTIONS
Community not-for-profit group for the purpose of cultivating, promoting, fostering, sponsoring and developing an understanding, taste and appreciation for the performing arts.
PO Box 1177 Hudson, NY 12534 - 518 821 4449
www.upstageproductionsinc.org
 
VALATIE COMMUNITY THEATRE, INC
Renovating with hopes to restore Historic 1926 Theatre on Main Street. Currently host to a variety of performance
PO Box 297 Valatie, NY 12184 - 518-758-2066
www.valatietheatre.org
 
WALKING THE DOG THEATER
WALKING THE DOG THEATER creates theater events that inspire, entertain, and build community year-round: high quality innovative productions in exciting venues, theater and clown programs for all ages and abilities.
Mailing Address: 39 Oak Hill Road - Ghent - NY 12075 - 518. 610. 0909 - info@wtdtheater.org
www.wtdtheater.org