Thank you to all those who helped with Born Yesterday!

Thank you to all who were a part of “Born Yesterday”

Thank You BORN YESTERDAY

The board of directors express gratitude to the BORN YESTERDAY team and all who endured the long hiatus

Photos from Elmwood’s Life Member Dinner 2021 Now Available

Photos are now available from Elmwood’s Life Member Dinner honoring Sandy Gordon and Jimmy Lugo

Derek Tarson To Reprise His Very First Role 43 Years Ago

“The Ghost Train” at Nutley Little Theatre – A Campy Spooky Thriller To Celebrate Halloween

Announcing Our 2022 Season!

ELMWOOD PLAYHOUSE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE SHOWS FOR THE 2022 SEASON

Auditions for Songs For A New World

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Songs For A New World”

Help us strike Born Yesterday Sunday Oct. 3 – Meet new and old friends!

Help is needed to say our goodbyes to “Born Yesterday”

Elmwood Receives New Lighting Instruments

Elmwood receives new lighting instruments thanks to Mike Gnazzo and Jean Beckerle of Pearl River High School.

Additional seats now available for “Born Yesterday!”

Born Yesterday is a hit!

By-Laws Proposal for Membership – Revised 9-14-2021

As discussed at the September 2021 membership meeting, the Membership Committee has carefully considered the comments on the by-laws originally proposed and have revised the proposal to address the comments and concerns. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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TANYS Festival Set for November 19-21

The Theatre Association of New York State will be holding their live annual festival from November 19-21 at the Rome Community Theatre. Wanna go? ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Elmwood Playhouse Reborn This Friday with “Born Yesterday”

Show Opening September 10th Honors Cast Member who passed during the COVID Shutdown

Livestream Funeral mass for Scott Nangle This Saturday Sept 11

Livestream Funeral mass for Scott Nangle Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Elmwood Brings Back Family Theater in Time for the Holidays!

We are currently looking for onstage and offstage talent to help with this fun and entertaining family play!

“Yard Sale” opens August 20th at Antrim Playhouse with Elmwood performers

Directors and performers from Elmwood present live indoor shows at Antrim Playhouse.

Livestream: Step and The Munson Card

This Friday’s sold-out performance of Step and The Munson Card is on YouTube!

Public Domain Players to Read Hedda Gabler

The Public Domain Players will read Hedda Gabler on August 21st.

Recordings of Public Domain Players’ Readings Now Available

Early Play by African-American Playwright and Play About Freedom of the Press Get Compelling Readings by Elmwood Members

Questions and Answers for the Membership By-Laws Proposal

FAQ on the proposed changes to the Membership structure in the Elmwood By-Laws. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story and to leave your comments / questions.

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IMPORTANT: By-Laws Proposal for Membership

The Membership Committee has presented a proposal for changes to the Membership structure in the By-Laws. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story and be able to post your comments / questions.

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Committee Members Needed

Looking for volunteers to serve on Set Construction committee

Part Two Reading of “The Inheritance” on Saturday 7-31-2021

Elmwood Playhouse’s Cold reading series ends its 3rd Season with part two of The Inheritance, by Matthew Lopez on Saturday, July 31, 2021, at 10:30 AM

Elmwood Appears on News 12

The reopening of Elmwood Playhouse was covered by News 12

Public Domain Players Reading Saturday, July 3rd

One of the earliest extant plays by an African-American Playwright and a Play about the Freedom of the Press for Independence Day Weekend

Music for Life Premieres Original Play

The one-act was written in a playwriting class led by Elmwood member Rick Apicella

Elmwood’s Life Member Dinner is coming this Fall!

Save the Date! On Sunday October 17th we will be honoring Sandy Gordon and Jimmy Lugo as our newest Life Members.

Male Actor Needed for Part Two of “The Inheritance”, July 31, 10:30 AM.

Looking for Male Actor Needed for reading of Part Two of “The Inheritance”

Summertime Birthdays are Special!

Look who’s is celebrating a birthday in July and August!

Elmwood Playhouse Reopens Its Doors

Elmwood Playhouse is set to reopen its doors for live indoor performances after being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Welcome the new Board members and new Officers!

Elections were held for three Board seats, and a new President and officers have been voted in!

Public Domain Players to Read Hedda Gabler

The Public Domain Players will be doing a LIVE IN PERSON reading of Henrik Ibsen’s 1891 play Hedda Gabler with an all-star Elmwood cast.

The Vote is Coming!

Your ballot will be sent via email from Election Buddy ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Whose Birthday is in June?

Celebrating all who were born in June.

Elmwood Playhouse Celebrates Pride Month with FREE Reading

The Cold Reading Series is proud to present Part 1 of The Inheritance by Matthew Lopez, June 12, 2021, at 10:30 AM.

Reading of “Charley’s Aunt”, A Hilarious Farce This Saturday 5/22 at 7:00pm

Two Young Actresses – Any Race – Still Needed (Must Be Able to Do British Accent – Received Pronunciation – and Be Able to Play Under 30)

Elmwood Playhouse 75th Anniversary 2022

Elmwood Playhouse will celebrate its 75th Season in 2022!

Free Play Reading – Saturday, May 15th at 11:30 AM at Elmwood Playhouse

Elmwood Playhouse presents “Evening at the Talk House” by Wallace Shawn as part of its Cold Reading Series, Saturday, May 15th at 11:30 AM IN PERSON on the Elmwood Patio in front of the theatre. The event is free admission.

Memorial for Scott Nangle: September 11, 2021

A memorial for Scott Nangle on Saturday, September 11th 2021 at St. Ann’s Church, Nyack NY

Video of Meet the Candidates Night

In case you missed the discussion with the candidates at the May 3 membership meeting, Elmwood Members view the complete recording of the Zoom chat. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story and watch the video.

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A Celebration of Birthdays in May

Members have a birthday in May

Have a question for the Board candidates? Submit it here!

Because we have so many qualified candidates running this year, we'd like to ask Elmwood members to submit their questions in advance. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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‘Meanwhile…Back At Elmwood’: Interim Projects At Elmwood Playhouse

We are inviting anyone in our membership to submit projects to the Board in an effort to stay visible

It’s Time to Meet the Candidates!

Candidates for this year’s election to the Elmwood Playhouse Board of Directors

Michael Eden’s ABSOLUTION

reading of Michael Eden’s one act ABSOLUTION

Cold Reading Series for April – “Heroes of the Fourth Turning”

Reading of “Heroes of the Fourth Turning” written by Will Arbery Friday, April 16th, 7:30 PM

Public Domain Players Focuses on the Strength of Women

Free Zoom Reading of Three One-Acts this Saturday, April 3rd at 1:00 (with an Emphasis on the Empowerment of Women)

Meal Train for Larry and Tony

Please help Larry and Tony with meals if you can. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story for full details.

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Who’s Celebrating a Birthday in April?

Who’s Celebrating a Birthday in April?

Reading of Calendar Girls – Friday, March 19, 2021 7:30 PM

Originally to be produced during the summer of 2020, you can hear a reading of Calendar Girls this Friday, March 19th at 7:30 PM. See article for details.

Elmwood is looking for a few great Play Selection Committee Members

A unique opportunity to shape a unique season for Elmwood Playhouse!

Who’s Celebrating a Birthday in March?

May all those celebrating have a most joyous day and great year ahead!

Zoom Reading of André This Saturday Feb 27th

FREE EVENT – this Saturday Feb. 27th 1pm -Long-Neglected Play Depicting Local History to be Read by Elmwood Cast with a Q&A Afterwards Conducted by Local Historian

Attention Artists and Designers: Apply for the Rockland Arts Festival

Elmwood artists and designers, have your work exhibited during this month-long festival. Applications due March 1st.

Calling for Candidates for the Board of Directors elections

Elmwood Playhouse will have 3 open seats for election to the Board of Directors and is looking for candidates.

Elmwood Playhouse presents Virtual Monologues Project

Ten original monologues from five local playwrights, performed in our Playhouse!

What’s Cooking in the Crockpot Now?

Two crockpot recipes provided by Beverly Huff … Zesty Chicken Barbecue and Creamy Sausage Tortellini … Enjoy!

Task Force for Reopening Elmwood Playhouse

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY seeks volunteers for a Reopening Task Force, to focus on the details of reopening to the public when it is practical and safe.

Check out Elmwood’s YouTube Channel and Subscribe!

Elmwood Playhouse is constantly adding new videos to our YouTube Channel. Why not check it out today?

Elmwood Playhouse February 2021 Cold Reading

Free reading of Detroit ’67 by Dominique Morisseau, Friday, Feb 19, 2021 7:30 PM.  Email [email protected] for Zoom link.

What’s Cooking Now?

Beverly Huff is sharing a recipe that may just convert anyone who does not like cauliflower into someone who will be a fan of this vegetable.

Actors Sought for “André” – Public Domain Players on February 27, 2021

ACTORS NEEDED: 1798 Play Set in Tappan, NY – Looking primarily for male actors (any race) and two children

Who’s Celebrating a Birthday in February?

Best wishes to all those members celebrating a birthday in February. If you want your name included in the birthday listings, contact Beverly Huff.

Cleaning Our Theatre

Thanks to our 2nd cleaning crew of Elmwoodians.

Zoom Reading of Shakespeare’s “Merchant of Venice”

Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. – Cast List and Zoom Link

Cold Reading Series Presents “All the Way”

The Cold Reading Series will present “ALL THE WAY” by Robert Schenkkan on Friday, January 15th, 7:30 PM

Two easy ways to support Elmwood Playhouse!

Match your money with the help of Pete Beckerle, or make it monthly!

The Public Domain Players: A Year In Review

A Retrospective on 2020 – And A Look Ahead to Plans for 2021

Who’s Celebrating a January Birthday?

There is no record of any member celebrating a birthday in January. In place of this, Beverly Huff is sending New Year’s wishes to all for a wonderful, more happily memorable, new year ahead.

PARTNERING IN THE PANDEMIC – ArtsRock gives Elmwood Rock Solid Support!

We needed a little ArtsRock and we got a lot of help!

What’s Cooking Now? – Hot Apple Cider

Hot Apple Cider is a wonderful holiday drink, and it’s non-alcoholic … great for all ages!

Go get our Home for the Holiday Theatre Pack!

Round out your experience watching “We Need a Little Elmwood Holiday Special!”

Cold Reading: Coney Island Christmas by Donald Margulies

based on the story “The Loudest Voice” by Grace Paley, will be read via Zoom on 12-18-2020 7:30 pm

“We Need a Little Elmwood Holiday Special”

An hour-long streaming musical holiday event premiering 12-22-2020

Birthday Announcements Alert for the New Year

If you want to have your birthday announced, you must contact Beverly Huff and provide her with your birth month and date.

Miran Robarts and Steve Taylor sing the Messiah (with masks)

Miran Robarts and Steve Taylor both sing in an unusual performance of Handel’s Messiah (NOT AN ELMWOOD EVENT)

Zoom Reading of Shaw’s “Man and Superman”

A virtual reading of “Man and Superman” Sat. Dec 5 2020 at 1pm

Cold Reading: Middletown by Will Eno

The next Elmwood Playhouse Cold Reading will be “Middletown” by Will Eno on November 20th

Elmwood Far and Wide

The volunteers and community of Elmwood ripple out far and wide.

Which Members are Celebrating a Birthday in December?

December birthdays

Zoom Auditions Next Week for Zoom Reading – December 4th

Auditions for Zoom Reading of George Bernard Shaw’s Man and Superman (including Don Juan in Hell) for the Public Domain Players

Spooky Backstage Tour Featured by Chamber of Commerce

A spooky backstage tour of Elmwood is posted in the Nyack Chamber of Commerce “Halloween from Home” Facebook page.

Who’s Celebrating a November Birthday?

It's time to recognize our members who are enjoying a birthday in November. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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What’s Cooking Now?

Spicy Maple Pecans are a great snack for yourself or (should you feel inclined after tasting) to share with others. Recipe provided by Beverly Huff.

It Can’t Happen Here…

Friday, October 16th at 7:30 PM via Zoom of a new adaptation of Sinclair Lewis’s “It Can’t Happen Here”.

Porch Stories: FALLING: IN, OUT & OVER

An hour of outdoor storytelling Friday 10/23 and Saturday 10/24 at 7pm

Who’s Celebrating an October Birthday?

Best wishes to all our members celebrating an October Birthday!

Brimstone Journals Episode I

15 high school seniors share their innermost thoughts as they navigate their teen years.

Virtual Halloween Comes to Nyack – Elmwood’s Entry

The well known Halloween festivity, hosted by the Nyack Chamber of Commerce, continues this year virtually with a "Halloween from Home" theme. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Next Cold Reading Friday, September 25, 7:30 PM

A Cold Reading of “The Motherf*cker with the Hat” will be September 25th

Last Call to Consider Joining Membership Review Committee

This is a last reminder that we are forming a committee to review membership policies to consider inclusiveness, volunteerism, benefits, obligations, dues, and other pertinent things related to membership ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Black Male Actor Needed Cold Reading Series

Looking for a Black male actor to join our Cold Reading

Ted Tarson Passed Away Quietly

Ted Tarson passed away quietly Thursday, September 10th at Nyack Hospital. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Committee Forming to Review Elmwood Membership Rules

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Porch Stories 2: Live from the Elmwood Playhouse Porch

Porch Stories: True Stories, Told Live from the Elmwood Porch.

Who’s Celebrating a September Birthday?

Hope everyone enjoys their special day!

Zoom Reading of “The Importance of Being Earnest”

September 12, 2020 at 2:00 PM – The Public Domain Players Will Present Oscar Wilde’s “Trivial Comedy for Serious People”

Burt Greenberg

Wishing Burt Greenberg a fond farewell from all his Elmwood friends. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Who’s Celebrating an August Birthday?

August Birthdays

Porch Stories Launches August 21 and 22!

Porch Stories: True Stories, Told Live from the Elmwood Playhouse Porch. A story-slam happening August 21 and 22 at Elmwood!

Antiracist Reading Group

Join us to read through Ibram X. Kendi's book How to be an Antiracist. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Derek Tarson in Outdoors Sherlock Holmes Production Later this Month

Social Distancing and Safety are the By-Words for “Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Copper Beeches”

What’s Cooking Now?

Here is Beverly Huff’s version of Sloppy Joe’s. Whereas she uses the listed ingredients (not the variations as noted), she encourages all to take liberties to change wherever necessary to enjoy to your personal liking.

Elmwood’s Public Domain Players Zoom Reading Saturday, July 25th 2pm

Elmwood Playhouse’s Public Domain Players to have a virtually reading of “The Charity That Began At Home” – a 1906 comedy by St. John Hankin on Saturday, July 25th 2020 at 2pm

Call for Storytellers for Porch Stories

True Stories, Told Live from the Elmwood Playhouse Porch! Based on The Moth Radio Hour, an extraordinary hour of true stories that airs on National Public Radio, Elmwood Playhouse presents our own version of this national treasure.

Revised Member Birthdays for July

Best wishes to all those celebrating!

Elmwood Playhouse History: How Much Do You Know?

Elmwood Playhouse has a long history, but do you know the full story?

Casting for Video “The Brimstone Journals”

15 performers who can play high school students needed for “The Brimstone Journals”, a video adaptation of the book by Ron Koertge.

Congratulations to Jeffrey Friedberg

We Need Your Help!

Donations play an important role at Elmwood Playhouse, now more so than ever.

The Community of Community Theater: Extra space in Nyack this Friday!

Our neighbor restaurants and other Nyack businesses get a boost by closing streets on Friday June 12!

Development Update

Development is now focused on matching funds made possible through an anonymous benefactor.

A Statement from the Board of Directors

A Statement from the Board of Directors

Zoom Reading of “Six Characters in Search of an Author” – June 6th at 2:00pm

The Public Domain Players Will Explore Pirandello's Absurdist Play in a New Translation by Sam Negin June 6th at 2:00pm. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story and see Zoom link information.

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It’s time to celebrate June Birthdays

Elmwood members that are celebrating their birthdays in the month of June!

What’s Cooking Now?

Roasted Corn on the Cob in the Oven

Elmwood Members Share their Voices

You can take the stage away from the actor but you can’t take the actor away from the stage!

The Community of Community Theatre – Farmers Market is Open!

A weekly highlight of what’s happening in the Nyack / Rockland Community and how you can be involved. This week: Nyack Farmers Market

Elmwood’s 4th Annual Gala June 27th Changes

This year, due to the global pandemic, we are moving away from an in-person fundraising Gala Event to a virtual Cabaret Show fundraiser featuring Elmwood Members. The Gala Committee is holding virtual auditions for those interested in performing on June 27th. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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The Community of Community Theatre – Highlighting the Nyack Center

The Nyack Center is still finding ways to serve the community

The Community of Community Theatre – Our Neighbor Restaurants

A weekly highlight of what’s happening in the Nyack/Rockland Community and how you can be involved. This week: Local Restaurants

Passing of Spence Beatrice Berg

Longstanding Elmwood Playhouse member Spence (Beatrice) Berg passed away on April 24, 2020 due to complications from COVID 19, having led a beautiful life of 93 years.

Board Nominees and Play Selection Bios 2020

Bios for Board and Play Selection Nominees for 2020 Elmwood elections

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Selma Sorkin’s Famous Meatloaf Recipe

For all those who wish to know what makes Selma Sorkin’s meatloaf so special, here’s the recipe.

Passing of Lauren Widner

It is with great sadness that Elmwood Playhouse announces the passing of Lauren Widner,

Board/Play Selection Committtee Elections

Nominations are still open for positions on the Elmwood Board of Directors and Play Selecton Committee.

Who’s Celebrating a Birthday in May?

The following members, that’s who!

The Community of Community Theatre – People to People

Elmwood’s weekly highlight of what’s happening in the Nyack / Rockland Community and how you can be involved. This week: People to People

A Tribute to Life Member – Selma Sorkin

As you may have heard, our dear Selma Sorkin passed away recently at 96 years old. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story and see a photo.

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Steel Magnolias to be read by the Zoom Players Friday Night, May 1st

Steel Magnolias to be read by the Zoom Players Friday Night, May 1st

Selma Sorkin Passes Away

A final bow for SELMA SORKIN passed away the morning of April 21 2020 in Seattle. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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A Fond Farewell for Rita Penny

Elmwood’s long time member, Rita Penny passed away on April 4th 2020. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Nominations for Elmwood Board and Play Selection Positions

Though times are upside down now it is good to know some traditions are still intact; Once again It’s time for Elmwood Board and Play Selection Committee member elections. This year there are three, three-year Board seats up for a vote and there is one Play Selection Committee opening. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Elmwood’s “Public Domain Players” Premieres Zoom Reading of “Lover’s Vows”

Actors and Actresses Needed for a virtual Zoom Reading of "Lover's Vows" – A Smash Comedy that Debuted in 1798. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Elmwood Cocktail Hour – Thursday April 9th 5:30pm to 6:30pm

If we can’t be together to make theater, at least we can stay connected online. Join us just to say hi to your Elmwood friends online on Thursday April 9th from 5:30pm to 6:30pm EST

What’s Cooking Now?

Enjoy the following recipes as they are or as you see fit to customize to your liking!

An Important Message from Elmwood

An Important Message from Elmwood Playhouse President Steve Taylor regarding the remaining 2019-20 season.

“Virtually Elmwood” Series Debuts “The Show Must Go On” By Michael Edan

Elmwood is happy to present (hopefully the first of many on a series) an online presentation of “The Show Must Go On” written by Michael Edan.

Who’s celebrating a birthday in April?

Let’s wish them well!

IMPORTANT: Elmwood Playhouse Cancellation

ALERT: We have decided to cancel the first two weekends of our production of Born Yesterday, including all performances from Friday March 13th through Sunday March 22nd.

A Brick for Joe

Contributions for Joe Lima's Patio Brick. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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An Important Note to Elmwood Ticketholders and Participants

We are monitoring the situation regarding COVID-19 and taking every precaution to assure the continued good health of the entire Elmwood community and everyone that enters our buildings.

Elmwood member in Ariane One Act Festival

Michael Edan will be performing in his One Act Play ‘Silence’ in the 10th Ariane One-Act Festival presented by The AERY Theatre Company.

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “The Drowsy Chaperone”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “The Drowsy Chaperone”.

Measure for Measure playing the next 2 weekends

Presented by the teen company of The Children’s Shakespeare Theatre, March 6, 7, 13 & 14

A Celebration of those Born in March!

May it be a most enjoyable day for each and all those listed who are celebrating a birthday in March!

Birthstone: Aquamarine (meaning Serenity)
Astrological Sign: Pisces (March 1 – March 20), Aries (March 21 – March 31)

14 Ralph Bowers
14 Peter Garruba
20 Steve Bermack
27 Brian Simpson

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URGENT need for volunteers for Opening Night Champagne Reception

olunteers are urgently needed for the Opening Night Champagne Reception 3/13/20. We're looking for smiles and helping hands, and did I mention there's Champagne too! ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Hospitality needed for Born Yesterday

Hospitality needed for Born Yesterday ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Next Reading: Saturday, March 14th, 11:00 AM

Next Reading: Saturday, March 14th, 11:00 AM THE HEIDI CHRONICLES, BY WENDY WASSERSTEIN

“Born Yesterday” Opens at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

The Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “Born Yesterday”, written by Garson Kanin and directed by Melinda Pinto. Runs March 13th thru April 4th Tickets are $27 / $24 Seniors and Students.

Save the Date!

Elmwood Life Member Dinner coming in October 2020. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Board and Officer Changes

Elmwood Board of Directors and Officer changes will be made for the remainder of the term. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Immediate Casting needed for The Drowsy Chaperone

Immediate casting for roles in The Drowsy Chaperone!

A Valentine Love Fest Jamboree Held in Honor or Jane Hunt

On Valentine’s Day, a gathering was held to remember Jane Hunt at Elmwood Playhouse

Elmwood member Marian McCabe to appear in BCP’s “The Lion in Winter”

Marian McCabe is Eleanor of Aquitaine in the Bergen County Players’ production of “The Lion in Winter”.

Join us for a Love Fest Jamboree

It's a Jamboree for Jane! Join us for a celebration of the Life and Love of Jane Hunt on Feb 14th. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Click on the link to read the full information

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Next Cold Reading: Mary Page Marlowe, By Tracy Letts

Next Cold Reading: Mary Page Marlowe, By Tracy Letts Saturday, February 15, 2020, 11:00 AM

Love is in the air at Elmwood

Love can be found in many places and the theater is no exception. Such is the case with Elmwood Playhouse’s upcoming production of “Born Yesterday”

New Development Director and Committee

Elmwood has appointed Tiffany M. Card as Development Director

Auditions for Drowsy Chaperone

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Drowsy Chaperone”

New Elmwood Life Members Announced

Sandy Gordon and Jimmy Lugo are Elmwood’s newest Life Members

Be Mine? This Weekend Only!

We all go a little mad sometimes…

Tanya Garzia Quartet This Friday at Maureen’s Jazz Cellar

Elmwood’s Tanya Garzia performs loves songs and jazz with a killer quartet

“Be Mine?” Opening at Antrim Playhouse

Elmwood’s own Rick Apicella, Alison Costello, Dana Duff and Michael Edan have collaborated to direct BE MINE? Which explores four cautionary, interwoven tales of love. Featuring many of Elmwood’s own as well as many new faces! NOTE: This is NOT an Elmwood event

Last Call for Patio Bricks

We have recently been informed by the brick company that the manufacturer is discontinuing the brick color that we chose for our patio. So if you wish to get in a brick order before they run out, you must do so by February 15th. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Patio Brick for Joe Lima

Patio Brick for Joe Lima Candy Pittari and Kathy Gnazzo are spearheading a fundraiser to purchase a large brick in the Elmwood patio in honor of Joe Lima.   Anyone wishing to contribute to this please contact Candy Pittari, Kathy Gnazzo or just make out your contribution to Elmwood Playhouse and either drop it off to Evelyn…...

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What to cook when you’re in the mood for turkey and it’s not Thanksgiving?

The following three recipes can be the basis of a meal fit for a Thanksgiving feast when it’s not Thanksgiving!

Elmwood member to appear in BCP’s “The Lion in Winter”

Marian McCabe is appearing as Eleanor of Aquitaine in the Bergen County Players production of “The Lion in Winter”

“The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time”, written by Mark Haddon, adapted By Simon Stephens and directed by Peter Garruba

Hospitality needed for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Hospitality needed for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Cold Reading Series presents All the Way by Robert Schenkkan

Elmwood Playhouse’s Cold Reading Series will present “All the Way” by Robert Schenkkan on January 18, 2020 11:00 AM

Elmwood Talent Wanted for February Workshop

Bring something for our 'open mike' celebration of love. An open invitation to our Elmwood family to bring something to share for our February Valentine's Day celebration of love. ELMWOOD MEMBER: Please click the link to read the full story

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Performers needed for February Workshop

Performers Needed for the One-Act “Don’t Go Breakin’ My Heart” by Donna Hoke

Joann Lamneck appearing in “33 Variations”

Joann Lamneck is appearing in “33 Variations” at Bergen County Players, Oradell, NJ. Performances from January 10 – February 1. Sundays at 2 pm
friday and saturday at 8 pm

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Born Yesterday”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Born Yesterday”.

Monthly Celebration of Birthdays – January

To the best of Beverly Huff’s knowledge, there are no members whose birthdays are in January. Therefore, the following is a list of some people who are celebrating during this month.

Cold Reading Series Presents George Bernard Shaw’s MAJOR BARBARA

Elmwood’s Cold Reading Series will present George Bernard Shaw’s MAJOR BARBARA on Saturday, December 21st at 11 am. FREE to all

21st Century Christmas – December Workshop

Due to weather we are RESCHEDULING Steve Taylor presents “21st Century Christmas” – scenes, monologues and songs with a slightly different take on the holiday to Monday DECEMBER 9th INSTEAD.

Special Cold Reading This Saturday 11 AM

The Cold Reading Series will be doing something a bit special this Saturday November 23rd…

Thoughts on OUR TOWN Opening Friday Nov 15

Director’s Note that will appear in the “OUR TOWN” program. Tickets on sale now

Hospitality Needed for “Our Town”

Hospitality needed for a few dates for "Our Town". ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click on the link below to Rea dates full story.

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Sundays at 7 presents the original play “Who Is James K. Polk?”

Sundays at 7 presents the original play “Who Is James K. Polk?” by Kevin Alcock, performed by Neal Mayer on Sunday, November 24 2019

Cold Reading Series Presents “By The Way, Meet Vera Stark”

Our next Cold Reading Series on Saturday, November 23rd 11:00 AM will be “By The Way, Meet Vera Stark” by Lynn Nottage

Elmwood Member to Produce “The Foreigner” at Barn Theatre

Elmwood member Omar Kozarsky will be producing “The Foreigner” at the Barn Theatre in Montville NJ. Auditions for “The Foreigner” will be Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM and Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Auditions for “Hunchback” at Antrim Playhouse Next Week

The Original Musical, so Successfully Performed as a Reading Last Year, is Being Revived as a Full Production

Derek Tarson Plays Evil Judge in Sweeney Todd

Only Two More Weekends to See this NOT AN ELMWOOD Wonderful Production

Four Elmwood members directing at Antrim

NON ELMWOOD EVENT: 4 Stories, 4 Directors, 4 Nights. ‘BE MINE’

March with Elmwood in the Spooktacular Nyack Halloween Parade Sat. Oct. 26

Elmwood will once again be participating with pride in the fabulous Nyack Halloween Parade. Led by the Steve Taylor Mustang convertible, all are welcome to join in the fun.

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time”.

Elmwood Member to appear on Nutley stage

Elmwood member Debbie Buchsbaum will be appearing in ‘The Commons of Pensacola’ at Nutley Little Theatre in November

Auditions for “Born Yesterday”

Elmwood Playhouse is auditioning for “Born Yesterday” Wednesday November 6th, Saturday November 9th, and Monday, November 11th.

Elmwood Cold Reading series is looking African American actor

Elmwood Cold Reading series is looking for an African American actor to read a part for Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Elmwood’s Cold Reading Series presents a new Three Sisters on Oct. 12!

The exciting staged reading series continues with a new version of Chekov’s Three Sisters.

Auditions for “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time”

Elmwood Playhouse is auditioning for “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time” Monday, October 14 and Tuesday, October 15.

Elmwoodians in Antrim Playhouse’s “The Humans”

Scott Nangle, Mara Karg and Normajean Pfautsch are appearing in the Antrim Playhouse’s “The Humans” directed by Joe Albert Lima

Dates of Birth and Recipes Wanted

The revival of announcements of birthdays and recipes will begin in January 2020. Beverly Huff is accepting member birthdays (month/day) and recipes for a monthly announcement. Click link to read full details.

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October Workshop Brings “A Bowl of Cherries”

Join us on Monday October 7th for a free performance by the Maturely Motivated Players of their second show, “Life Is Just A Bowl of Cherries”. conceived, created, directed and produced by Candy Pittari and Gail Fleur. Featuring Maxine Bernstein, Ginny Borton, Ralph Bowers, Gail Fleur, Dolores Hodesblatt, and Lucille Schroeder

Actors Needed

The Elmwood Playhouse Cold Reading Series is looking for actors of all ethnicities, abilities, and genders for its next performance dates, Saturday, October 12th and Saturday, November 23rd. No rehearsals needed.

We are looking for OUR TOWN Tech Director!

Tech Director needed for Our Town

Bea Polh’s BROKEN WINDOW makes world debut

New, original play debuts at Antrim

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “OUR TOWN”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “OUR TOWN” opening in November

Great Nyack Get Together

On Saturday, September 14, Elmwood was front and center at THE GREAT NYACK GET TOGETHER

Elmwood Member Play in NYC Mental Health Festival

Michael Edan’s play ADRIFT will be presented as part of the Mental Health Awareness Play Festival in Manhattan Sept 21st and 22nd.

“Next Fall” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting the play “Next Fall”, written by Geoffrey Nauffts and directed by Larry D. Gabbard. “Next Fall” runs September 13th thru October 5th Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm. For reservations, information or directions, visit www.elmwoodplayhouse.com

Time to Clean Up the Soft Goods Room (pillows, draperies and such)!

Cleanup for the Soft Goods Room is scheduled for Tuesday, 9/10; Wednesday, 9/11; Thursday, 9/12 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm each day. Beverly Huff is asking for assistance in cleaning up the Soft Goods Room. This is the space which contains the pillows, blankets, draperies and such. Dates and time are Tuesday, 9/10; Wednesday, 9/11; Thursday, 9/12 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm each day. Please consider giving any time you may have available. Contact details: email [email protected] or call/text 845-587-8099

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Volunteers Needed for Great Nyack Get-Together Sept. 14

Volunteers Needed for Elmwood Booth at the Great Nyack Get Together Saturday, September 14 from 9am to 6 pm

Gurney Needed for “Next Fall”

Looking for someone with connections to hospital or Ambulance Corp who can get us a hospital gurney. It would be needed ASAP until October 6. If you know how to get this, please let Evelyn know at 845-353-1313 or email [email protected]

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2nd Season of “Cold Reading Series” Kicks off September 21st

Come hear Durang’s dark, twisted, comedy, “Betty’s Summer Vacation” and Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY Saturday, September 21st at 11:00 AM. Admission FREE.

Help Needed for Street Fair – September 8th

Help needed for the Nyack September 8th Street Fair to distribute material about Elmwood Playhouse. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read full details.

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Join us for the Opening Night Champagne Reception Commitee

Volunteers are welcome to join the Opening Night Champagne Reception Committee. We're looking for smiles and helping hands, and did I mention there's Champagne too! IMPORTANT: ELMWOOD MEMBERS - click the link to read more

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The Frog Hops Back to Elmwood

Derek Tarson passes along the iconic frog to Treasurer Scott Nangle

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Auditions for OUR TOWN

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “OUR TOWN” on Wednesday Sept. 4th at 7pm and Thursday Sept. 5th at 7pm

A Gift from CST

Children’s Shakespeare donates platforms and cubes to Elmwood

Broadway World’s Rave Review For “Foxes”

PETER DANISH AT BROADWAYWORLD.COM wrote a rave for “The Little Foxes”

Seeking Play Selection Committee members for 2020-2021 season!

Have you ever wondered how plays get chosen for our season? Now is your chance to participate in the decision process!

“The Little Foxes” Opens at Elmwood This Weekend

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “The Little Foxes”, written by Lillian Hellman and directed by Alan Demovsky running Friday, July 12th thru Saturday, August 3rd

Hospitality Needed

Hospitality needed for The Little Foxes July 13 & 14th, July 20, 28, August 2 and 3. Click link below for full details

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Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “NEXT FALL”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “NEXT FALL”.

Elmwood represented at AACT Community Theatre Management Conference

Evelyn Russo and Steve Taylor represent Elmwood at the AACT Community Theatre Management Conference

Thank You from our Elmwood President, Steve Taylor

Elmwood Playhouse wishes to thank everyone who assisted in making our third annual fundraising gala, A Little Night of Music, a tremendous success!

Elmwood Cold Reading Series Ends Season with Jez Butterworth’s Award-Winning Play Jerusalem

Elmwood Playhouse’s Cold Reading Series season ends with Jez Butterworth’s Award-Winning Play “Jerusalem” on Saturday, June 22nd 11:00 AM. Admission is FREE

Elmwood Member Interviews Legendary Theatre Critic John Simon

Legendary theater critic John Simon sits down with Edward Van Saders for a preview of the Tony Awards. They discuss the snubs, the surprises, and John’s predictions!

Auditions for “Next Fall”

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Next Fall” Monday, June 10 and Wednesday, June 12, 2019

A Little Night of Music

Join Elmwood Playhouse for our 3rd Annual Benefit Gala, A Little Night of Music on June 15, 2019 Food, drinks and live entertainment!

“Morning’s At Seven” Continues at Elmwood Playhouse

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “Morning’s At Seven”, written by Paul Osborn and directed by Melinda Pinto running thru June 1st

Elmwood performer in new play reading by Peter Danish

Elmwood performer Scott Nangle will portray Leonard Bernstein in “Last Call” by Peter Danish

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Little Foxes”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Little Foxes”.

Elmwood Playhouse’s Cold Reading Series presents “That Hopey Changey Thing”

Elmwood’s Cold Reading Series presents, “That Hopey Changey Thing” by Richard Nelson on Saturday, May 18th 11:00 AM

“Morning’s At Seven” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “Morning’s At Seven”, written by Paul Osborn and directed by Melinda Pinto running Friday, May 10th thru Saturday, June 1st

Elmwood Board Election Bios 2019

Elmwood Board Election Bios for our 2019 candidates. Candidate Q & A will be presented at the May Membership Meeting. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Please click the link below to read the candidates full bios and comment / ask questions if you wish.

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Needed: A Few Good Men for Cold Reading Series

Elmwood’s Cold Reading Series is looking for Male Actors of All Ethnicities

Hospitality Needed for Mornings at Seven

Need more volunteers for hospitality for Mornings at Seven. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to see the full story and the dates for which we need coverage.

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Actor needed for The Little Foxes

Seeking to fill the role of Cal for “The Little Foxes”

Musical Makes Its First Appearance in Cold Reading Series

The Elmwood Playhouse Cold Reading series will read “Bright Star” by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell on Saturday, April 20th 11 am in Nyack NY

Janet Fenton receives a Children’s Champions Award

JanetFenton was honored at the Twenty Seventh Annual Children’s Champions Celebrations sponsored by Child Care Resources of Rockland

Thank you for Street Fair help!

Thanks to everyone who came out to help at the Street Fair on Sunday April 7th

We’re desperate for Street Fair help!

Help needed this Sunday April 7th for Nyack Street Fair

Elmwood Seeks Nominees for June Board of Directors Elections

The Elmwood Board has four seats available for the 2019 June elections. Interested in running? We also need one more member to join the Nominating Committee. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: click the link to read the full story

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“Rumors Continues Its Run

Get your tickets for “Rumors”, written by Neil Simon and directed by Kathy Gnazzo. “Rumors” runs through April 6, 2019

Auditions for “The Little Foxes”

Elmwood Playhouse is auditioning for “The Little Foxes” Monday, April 22nd and Wednesday, April 24th.

Chili Dinner Eagle Scout Fundraiser to support Elmwood Playhouse

Chili Dinner Eagle Scout Fundraiser to support Elmwood Playhouse Friday, March 29. 6 – 9pm at Germonds Church, New City NY

“Forever Young” Returns on March 24th!

“Forever Young”, a Doo-Wop and Oldies band playing hits of the 50s, 60s and 70s, returns to Elmwood Playhouse on March 24!

“Rumors Opens March 15th

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “Rumors”, written by Neil Simon and directed by Kathy Gnazzo. “Rumors” runs March 15, 2019 thru April 6, 2019

Cold Reading March 23rd 11 am At Elmwood Playhouse

The next Elmwood Playhouse Cold Reading will be March 23rd with the reading of “Oslo”, TONY Award Winner of Best Play 2017

Elmwood Playhouse Presents Golden Elm Leaf Awards for 2019

The Golden Elm Leaf Award was given to Larry Wilbur and Tiffany M. Card at Elmwood Playhouse

Hospitality for Rumors needed

We need Hospitality for Rumors on March 17, March 29, April 5 and April 6. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click on the link to read the full story and view the entire list of Hospitality dates we need volunteers for.

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New Proposed Amendment to By-Laws and Constitution (March 4th 2019)

Revised Amendment to Constitution Will Require 2/3 Approval from the General Membership Before Anyone is Removed from a Committee Position. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Please click the link to read the full article and to leave comments

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Props / Costumes Needed ASAP for Rumors!

Police cap and shirt badges and lapel pins needed for "Rumors". Needed are two sets of badges (for both the shirt and hat) as well as lapel pins which are usually numbers. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link to read teh full story

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Actors Needed – Cold Readings March and April

Elmwood’s Cold Reading series continues once a month on Saturday’s at 11:00 am in the Tarson Studio at Elmwood Playhouse. Looking for actors interested in reading.

Finance Committee needs YOU!

The Finance Committee is looking for additional members. The committee serves as an advisory body for the board of directors, making recommendations and helping shape business and financial policy for the theater. We are looking for people with expertise in FINANCE or BUSINESS. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Please click on the link to read more.

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Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Morning’s At Seven”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for “Morning’s At Seven”

Nick Pascarella to appear in “The Divine Sister”

Nick Pascarella will be appearing as Venerius/Jeremy in Charles Busch’s “The Divine Sister” at the Nutley Little Theatre

Next Cold Reading Saturday, February 16th 11:00 AM

Elmwood’s Next Cold Reading is Saturday, February 16th 11:00 AM. “The City of Conversation” In 1979, D.C. was a place where Senators fought it out on the Senate floor and then smoothed it out over drinks. But that was about to change.

Survey Results Are In; Committee Forming

Nearly 100 members completed the recent Elmwood/Stipend Survey. Next steps: the board wants to form a committee with interested Elmwood members to revise the policy for the upcoming season. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: click the link to read the full details and see the next steps.

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Elmwood Member Honored

Michael Edan a finalist in the Stanley Drama Award

Medal of Honor Rag at Antrim Playhouse

A verbal sparing match between a Vietnam veteran Medal of Honor recipient and a psychiatrist expose haunted memories for both.

Present Proposed By-Law Amendment WITHDRAWN!!

Upon consideration, and with the approval of the Board of Directors, Derek Tarson is withdrawing the proposed by-law amendment regarding committees, subject to it being amended and proposed in a new form at a later date. Volunteers Sought to Refine Language of By-Law Amendment to Accomplish Its Purpose. ELMWOD MEMBERS: Click the link to read the full story

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Original Play, “Antigone On Robben Island”, Performs 2/8, 2/15, and 2/16

Elmwood Member Derek Tarson and Numerous Former Elmwoodians Perform in this Intriguing Shades Repertory Play about Nelson Mandela at Nyack Center and Garnerville Arts Center

Assemblywoman Jaffee Presents $125,000 to Elmwood Community Playhouse

State Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee (D-Suffern) presented a $125,000.00 check from New York State’s Community Capital Assistance Program (CCAP) to Elmwood vice president Lisa Spielman. Read the story for full details.

WEATHER ALERT: “Disgraced” Performances Cancelled Due to Weather

ALERT: Due to weather, BOTH the Saturday January 19th 8pm AND Sunday January 20th 2pm performances of “Disgraced” are CANCELLED. Ticket holders are asked to contact Elmwood Box Office to exchange tickets for another night.

Richard III presented by The Strange Bedfellows plays February 1, 2, 8 & 9

Elmwood member Diana Green directs this classic tale of ultimate villainy.

“Disgraced” Play Takes On Islamophobia and Racism

The drama “Disgraced” is coming to Elmwood this month. With its themes of Islamophobia, freedom of speech, cultural appropriation and radical profiling, the play is certain to get its audiences thinking.

Assemblywoman Jaffee to Present $125,000 to Elmwood Community Playhouse

Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee will present a check for $125,000.00 in NYS Capital Funding to Elmwood Community Playhouse on January 18, 2019, prior to the opening night performance of “Disgraced”.

Auditions for Morning’s At Seven

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Morning’s At Seven”on Monday, January 21st at 7:30 pm and Thursday, January 24th at 7:30 pm

Cold, COLD Reading in January

The eighth play to be read as part of the Cold Reading Series will be playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis’s, “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” which tells the story of a court case over the ultimate fate of Judas Iscariot.

Jeff Passero Casting Background Actors for Wednesday 1/16/2019

12 Females, 1 Male wanted for film

Crew Person Needed for Disgraced

We are looking for one person to work backstage crew for Disgraced.

“Disgraced” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will present “Disgraced”, the Pulitzer Prize winning play written by Ayad Akhtar and directed by Omar Kozarsky. The play deals with themes of Islam, islamophobia, art, race, religion, and freedom of speech.

Hospitality needed for “Disgraced”

Hospitality needed for several dates for "Disgraced". Please Nancy Logan know by January 6th if you are available to help. Elmwood Members: please see the link for full information and current assignments

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Rivertown Film January 9 – 8:00 PM at Nyack Center

Rivertown Film January 9 – 8:00 PM at Nyack Center

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Rumors”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Rumors”.

A Celebration of the Heart: “She Loves Me” Reunion

On November 24th Elmwood Playhouse hosted a Holiday Cast Reunion and Champagne Toast for the 1969, 1986 and 2018 casts of “She Loves Me”

For The Love Of (or The Roller Derby Play)

Cold Reading series continues with this rough and tumble cast Saturday 12/15 at 11:00 am

New Proposed Amendment to By-Laws and Constitution (Removed from a Committee Position)

An amendment to Elmwood Playhouse Constitution is being proposed that would require approval from the general membership before anyone is removed from a committee position. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Please click the link to read the full text of the proposed amendment and to comment.

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Choreographer needed for PIPPIN at Nanuet HS

Nanuet HS is seeking a choreographer for their production of PIPPIN. A stipend is available. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: for complete information, click the link

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Auditions for Rumors

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Rumors”, written by Neil Simon and directed by Kathy Gnazzo on Tuesday December 11, 2018 at 7:00 pm and Wednesday December 12, 2018 at 7:00 pm

How to Invite Friends to Follow Elmwood Playhouse on Facebook

Elmwood needs your help to reach 710 new Facebook friends before the beginning of our 71st Season by December 31st 2018 2018. This article explains the quick easy steps needed.

“She Loves Me” Reunion

Roving Reporter excited to be part of the upcoming She Loves Me Reunion. Many from both the 1969 and 1986 casts will be in attendance at a November 24th reunion. Elmwood Members: click the link to read the full article.

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“She Loves Me” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “She Loves Me”, considered the most charming musical ever written. “She Loves Me” runs November 9th thru December 8th 2018

Hospitality Needed for 3 dates for She Loves Me

Hospitality Volunteers needed for "She Loves Me": Nov.23, Dec 1, 2nd. Email [email protected] to help. MEMBERS: click the link read more information and double your sign up date.

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Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Disgraced”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Disgraced”

Auditions for Workshop “Man From Nebraska” by Tracy Letts

Elmwood Playhouse will be holding auditions for a workshop production of Man From Nebraska, written by Tracy Letts and directed by Kathleen Mahan. This is a director’s qualifying workshop and will be performed after the Monday, February 4, 2019 Membership meeting.

Elmwood Reading Series presents “The Humans”

Have Thanksgiving with the Blake Family. The 6th play reading in Elmwood’s Cold Reading series will be Stephen Karam’s 2016 Tony Award-winning “The Humans.” Come hear this warm and funny play November 10th at 11:00 AM

Two Elmwoodians Play in Sherlock Holmes at Lyndhurst Manor

Enjoy a Mystery Played in the Magnificence of Lyndhurst Manor. The Audience Follows the Actors from Room to Room.

Former Elmwoodian, Keith Young, Playing Title Role in “The Foreigner”

Keith Young is Playing Charlie in “The Foreigner” with The Armonk Players – 11/30/18 – 12/8/18

Opening Night Champagne Committee ~ still looking for assistance

Come on and join us! The Opening Night Champagne Reception Committee! The Opening Night Champagne Reception Committee is still looking for a few new assistants. Do you love Elmwood? Do you love Champagne? Well then you're going to love being on the Opening Night Champagne Reception Committee. Come on and join us each Opening Night. Click the link for more information.

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She Loves Me seeks costume assistants

Suzanne Potoma seeking run of show assistants for “She Loves Me”

Nyack Halloween Parade 2018

Elmwood s participating in the Halloween Parade in Nyack, Sat. Oct. 27

Auditions for “Disgraced”

ATTENTION ACTORS AND ACTRESSES: Elmwood Playhouse will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Disgraced”, written by Ayad Akhtar and directed by Omar Kozarsky. Auditions will be Tuesday October 23, 2018, Monday October 29, 2018, and Tuesday October 30, 2018.

Sad News

Services for Ed Bond. Elmwood Member: Click the link below to read the full story

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Tom Cardullo will be performing his original songs

Tom Cardullo will be performing his original songs at The Turning Point Cafe in Piermont Wednesday, October 24 at 7:30 PM. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: click the link below to read the full details

Brick Orders Second Installment Order

The brick order for our second installment will be submitted this week.

Reading Series Continues with Timely Reading of New Play

Reading on October 13th needs three women of color who would be interested and available October 13th.

Male Actor needed for Local Theater (Not an Elmwood Production)

Antrim Playhouse in Suffern NY is seeking a male actor for our next production of “Every Christmas Story Ever Told… and then some.” 

Debbie Buchsbaum & Roy Harry in You Can’t Take It With You at BCP

Debbie Buchsbaum & Roy Harry (both from ‘Squabbles’ are reuniting onstage in ‘You Can’t Take It With You’ at Bergen County Players, opening Oct. 20th.

October Workshop Thank You

I just want to give a hearty 'shout out' and 'thank you' to those behind the scenes individuals who always make any production, workshop or main stage a successful endeavor. Mike Gnazzo for his creativity and time with the lighting, Larry Wilbur for just the right sound, and Allison Schneider for stage managing. It's always a pleasure working with you. - Michael Edan

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New Members Only Feature in Directory

A new feature has been added to the Elmwood Playhouse Directory to enable its members to more easily add contact information to the Address Books on their computers and mobile devices. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: click the link below to read the full article and to see instructions

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Bricks the Second Installment!

Our Second Order of Bricks will be submitted by September 30th

“Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” Continues at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike”, written by Christopher Durang and directed by Lisa Spielman.Runs September 7, 2018 thru September 29, 2018. For reservations, information or directions, call the Elmwood Playhouse Box Office at (845) 353-1313, or visit www.elmwoodplayhouse.com

Free Entertainment

Actors Read Aaron Posner’s ultracontemporary “sort of adaptation” of Chekhov’s The Seagull.

October 2018 Workshop

An additional surprise guest to perform! In addition to Michael Edan’s play Adrift, recently presented at the Aery One Act Festival, there will also be an additional performance piece presented at the workshop by Anne Connolly.

Auditions for Pygmalion

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming workshop of “Pygmalion”, written by George Bernard Shaw and directed by Diana Green. “Pygmalion” is a is a lively battle of the sexes and is the source material for My Fair Lady.

Thanks For Staffing The Elmwood Booth at the Nyack Street Fair

Thanks to the volunteers who staffed the Elmwood Booth at the Nyack Street Fair

2017-2018 Hospitality Counter Volunteer Staff Recognition THANK YOU!

A big shout of thanks to all who volunteered for hospitality! All people listed volunteered at least once, and those with numbers indicate the number of times they volunteered. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Click the link below to read the full story and see the COMPLETE list of 2017-2018 volunteers we wish to thank!

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Help Needed for Saturday September 15

All the non profits in Rockland are having an event in Memborial Park to let people know of organizationd in the area Outreach NEEDED

Google Users: Please Leave Us A Positive Review on Google

Have you been to Elmwood Playhouse? Love our productions? Why not leave us a positive review on Google. This post makes is easy

Play Selection Committee

Play Selection Committee members for the 2019-2020 season have been chosen. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: please click the link below to read the full list of Committee members.

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Reading Series Continues with a Semi-staged reading of Stupid F&*king Bird

Come see a Semi-staged reading of Stupid F&*king on September 15th at 11:00 AM at Elmwood Playhouse

Celebrate the life of Flo Greenberg: September 16, 2018

Please join us for a celebration honoring the life and work of Flo Greenberg

A Celebration for Franci Tarson and Barbara Murphy

Elmwood will celebrate the lives of our recently departed members, Franci Tarson and Barbara Murphy on September 22, 2018. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Click the link below to read the full details and time of event.

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Volunteers needed for Opening Night Champagne Reception Committee

We're looking for smiles and helping hands, and did we mention there's Champagne too! The Opening Night Champagne Committee is looking for a few more volunteers to join us for the 2018-2019 season. Your time, smile and helping hands would be greatly appreciated for this committee. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Please click the link below to see all the details!

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Elmwood Member Directs “The Dining Room” at Barn Theatre

Elmwood Member Omar Kozarsky is directing a production of Dining Room at the Barn Theater in Montville NJ

Elmwood members would like to extend our sympathy to Jimmy Guarasci and family

The family of Elmwood members would like to extend our sympathy and love to Jimmy Guarasci and family on the loss of his mother Louise Mary Guarasci last week. ELMWOOD MEMBER: link on the link below to read the full article and donation information in Louise's name.

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Hospitality Volunteers Needed for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Hospitality Volunteers needed for 1st show

Volunteers Needed for September 9th 2018 Street Fair

We need a few more volunteers for the Street Fair on Sunday, September 9th

‘Boise, Idaho’ workshop on August 27th! Free Admission!

Don’t miss the ‘Boise, Idaho’ workshop on August 27th!

Cold Reading Series to Continue Saturday, August 18th

The Cold Readings for a HOT Summer series will close out the summer with Sarah Ruhl’s “In the Next Room or the vibrator play” on Saturday, August 18th at 11:00 AM in the Tarson Studio. Still looking for one African American female actor. No Rehearsal. It is FREE to attend.

Elmwood Looking for Actors of Various Ethnicities

Elmwood Playhouse will be looking for a wide range of actors and actresses for its upcoming audition for “Disgraced”. Auditions begin October 23 2018.

Elmwoodians, Backstage on Broadway

Rob Ward, scenic and technical designer at Elmwood, has a new job at one of Broadway’s hottest tickets.

Free Reading at Nyack Library

Candy Pittari, Steve Allen, Joe Lima will all be taking part in a reading of THE Broken Window by Bea Pohl

Duncan and Jennifer Bell

Congratulations to the newly married couple, Duncan and Jennifer Bell. Elmwood Members: click the link to read the full story and to see pictures.

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Elmwoodians in Othello with Babbling Brook Players

Derek Tarson and Kevin Vislocky in Othello – August 3rd to August 11th

Cold Readings for HOT Summer Series

A big THANK YOU to all who participated in Elmwood’s first reading on July 21st of Airline Highway.

Facebook Friend Drive: Be a Friend. Help us reach 710!

We are asking all Elmwood members, subscribers, volunteers and supporters who use Facebook to follow our official Elmwood Playhouse Facebook.

Forever Young is a Blast from the Past on July 22!

Rockland County’s foremost Oldies and Doo-Wop band Forever Young will perform for Elmwood Playhouse’s Sundays at 7 series on July 22, 2018!

First Cold Reading for a HOT Summer!

Airline Highway,” by Lisa D’Amour, July 21st 11:00 AM, FREE, Tarson Studio

“Disgraced” Still Looking for Producer

Elmwood is looking for a producer for “Disgraced”, the 3rd show of our 2018-2019 season

September Workshop Performance Is August 27th!

Mark your calendars now – do not miss the SEPTEMBER workshop on AUGUST 27th!

Play Selection Committee for Elmwood’s Next Season

Play Selection is seeking potential members to choose it’s 2019-2020 season.

A Sincere Thank You from the Outgoing Hospitality Staff Coordinator

Beverly Huff wishes to thank all who volunteered for hospitality, over the past dozen or so years, for making her position as the Hospitality Staff Coordinator a success. Nancy Logan will be returning as the Coordinator beginning with the 2018-2019 Season. As many of you wish to continue to volunteer on specific dates each season, please notify Nancy of your intentions. Your support is always truly appreciated.

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Sad News: The Passing of Barbara Murphy

Long time Elmwood Member Barbara Murphy has passed. A service is scheduled for Monday, July 9th at 11:30 am at St. Anthony's Church, 36 W. Nyack Road, Nanuet, NY 10954

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Actors Needed: Cold Readings for a HOT Summer

ACTORS: Want an Opportunity to Act, No Audition, and No Rehearsal? Then Elmwood’s Cold Reading Series is for you!

Prop Room Eagle Scout Project

Boy Scoots Troop 97, led by Eagle Scout candidate, James Calabro, was kind enough to renovate our Props Storage area at Elmwood Playhouse.

“Death of a Salesman” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “Death of a Salesman”, written by Arthur Miller and directed by Alan Demovsky from July 13, 2018 thru August 4, 2018 Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm with an additional Thursday performance on August 2, 2018 at 8pm.

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “She Loves Me”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “She Loves Me”.

Memorial Service for Franci Tarson

Commemorate Franci Tarson’s Life and Share Memories of Her on Saturday, June 23rd at 12:00 pm Noon

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast And Crew For “Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike”.

Omar Kozarsky To Hold Auditions for ‘The Dining Room”

Elmwood Member Omar will be holding auditions for “The Dining Room” at the Barn Theatre in Montville NJ July 8th and 9th 2018

Elmwood Alum Peggy Eisenhauer wins Drama Desk Award

Former Elmwood volunteer, Peggy Eisenhauer, wins Drama Desk Award

Life Member Esther Bloom bequests Donation to Elmwood

Life member Esther Bloom passes away but remembers Elmwood.

The Lion in Winter at Antrim features Elmwood members

The Lion in Winter, directed by Deb Failla, features a number of Elmwood folks — on stage and off.

Elmwood Fundraising Gala “Flights of Fancy”: Exciting News!

An Anonymous Donor has pledged a donation of $5,000 as a donation ONLY IF we sell out our tickets to the Fundraising Gala by June 10th!

Auditions For “Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike”

Auditions for “Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike” June 6th and 7th at 7:30pm. Written by Christopher Durang and directed by Lisa Spielman .

Auditions for “She Loves Me”

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of the musical “She Loves Me” Monday, June 11 at 7:00pm and Tuesday, June 12 at 7:00pm

Hospitality Needed for Death of a Salesman

Hospitality Staff is requested for the last play of the current season, Death of a Salesman! Elmwood Members: please click the link below to review the hospitality list on the website and choose your date. There are only four slots remaining. All refreshments are provided by the theater. All we need from you, is your willingness to make the patrons feel welcome, to help seat them, and to satisfy their desire to purchase refreshments during intermission. It's a role anyone can handle. Volunteer to play your part today!

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Prop Room Project

The Elmwood prop room is getting a partial makeover! We have James Calabro and his troop rebuilding the shelving in the center of the prop room. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: click the site to read the full story.

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Sean Michael Welch’s “Boise, Idaho”

Looking for one more actor to fill out the cast of Sean Michael Welch’s “Boise, Idaho” for the September Workshop.

“The Fox on the Fairway” Continues Its Run at Elmwood Playhouse

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “The Fox on the Fairway”, written by Ken Ludwig and directed by Peter Garruba. Runs May 11 thru June 2. Visit www.elmwoodplayhouse.com for more details

Nick Pascarella appearing Off-Broadway

Nick Pascarella will be appearing in the Off-Broadway production of David Harrower’s “Blackbird” for a limited engagement.

Elmwood Board Election Bios 2018

Elmwood Board Election Bios for our candidates who include John Ade, Tiffany Card, Alan Demovsky, Larry Gabbard, Scott Nangle, Steve Taylor, and Margaret Young. Candidate Q & A will be presented at Membership Meeting on 5/14. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: Please click the link below to read the candidates full bios.

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Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Death of a Salesman”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Death of a Salesman”.

Free Performance for Members of Non-Profits: May 16 2018 at Elmwood Playhouse

Help raise money for your own organization! Join us for a fun evening of networking and FREE entertainment as we review our Benefit Performance Program.

Bobbi Schevitz Loses The Love Of Her Life

This is to let everyone know the sad news that her dog Booky has passed away. Elmwood members can click the link to read more.

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Elmwood to Debut Original Musical

Elmwood is hosting a free staged reading to premiere a new original musical, THE JUNGLE, on May 12th at 4pm.

Elmwood and ACOR – Special Event Saturday May 12!

The Arts Council of Rockland and Elmwood Playhouse will host an interview and Q&A with Hudson Valley Producer and Executive Director Chris Silva on “How Theater Makes Community”

Looking For Immediate Casting For “Death Of A Salesman”

Looking For Immediate Casting For “Death Of A Salesman”

Some Users Reporting Issue with Logging Into Elmwood Website

Some isolated users have reported issues when attempting to log into the Elmwood Playhouse website. Here is the fix.

Photos from the recent Elmwood Dinner Dance 2018

Photos from the recent Elmwood Dinner Dance 2018 honoring Life members Derek Tarson and Larry Beckerle are now posted on our Flickr account.

Does your furniture want to be a star? Loveseat Needed

Loveseat needed for Fox on the Fairway!

Thank you to everyone who helped out at the Nyack Street Fair

Thank you to everyone who helped out at the Nyack Street Fair on Sunday, April 8th

Hospitality Volunteer Alert for The Fox on The Fairway

As we institute changes, members may volunteer for hospitality until April 15, 2018. Beverly Huff will ASSIGN members to dates still open. The dates presently open for The Fox on the Fairway are May 11, May 13, May 25, May 26, May 27 and June 1. Elmwood Members please click the link below to read the full story and to check when you are assigned.

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Auditions for September Workshop

Sam Negin will be holding auditions for a workshop production of Sean Michael Welch’s play, “Boise, Idaho.”

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Crew for “Death Of A Salesman”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the crew for its upcoming production of “Death Of A Salesman”.

My Enchanted April

In a desperate attempt to practice her French at any cost, Claudia Stefany bids au revoir to New York and says bonjour to SHAPE Players in Mons, Belgium. ELMWOOD MEMBERS: click on the link to read the full message from Claudia.

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Elmwood Board Elections

Candidates wanted to run for the Elmwood Board of Directors to help the artistic and financial health of our theatre. Submit your inquiries by April 30th 2018. Elmwood Members: please click the link to read the complete story.

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Elmwood Playhouse Announces Its 2018-2019 Season!

Elmwood Playhouse is proud to announce the shows for its upcoming 2018-2019 season!

Elmwood Playhouse Logos and Logo Guideline available

A collection of Elmwood Playhouse logos are available for Elmwood members to download from our Publicity page on our website.

Improvements to the Elmwood Playhouse website

The Elmwood Playhouse website as some new change! Read the full story on our web site.

HOSPITALITY ALERT: Volunteer Deadline is February 9, 2018 for Stick Fly

Elmwood Members will be ASSIGNED to Hospitality after the VOLUNTEER Deadline of February 9, 2018 for Stick Fly. The list of dates is on the Elmwood Playhouse website.

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Hospitality Needs One Experienced Member to Help a New Member on February 2

ALERT: Hospitality Needs One Experienced Member to Help a New Member on Friday, February 2, 2018. Volunteer your services today!

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Debbie Buchsbaum in ‘You Can’t Take It With You’

Elmwood Member Debbie Buchsbaum cast as Penny Sycamore in ‘You Can’t Take It With You’

URGENT NEED FOR HOSPITALITY STAFF JANUARY 26, JANUARY 28, FEBRUARY 2

URGENT HELP NEEDED: Please volunteer to assist with hospitality On Clover Road. Many dates are still open. Fill them please. Contact Beverly today as soon as possible.

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Hospitality Volunteer Alert for Stick Fly ends February 9, 2018

As we institute changes, members may volunteer for hospitality until February 9, 2018. Beverly Huff will assign members to dates still open. See Members, Hospitality on the website for the current status. As we institute the changes to the method for filling dates at the Hospitality Counter, members may volunteer until February 9, 2018 for…...

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Immediate change to Hospitality Staff Rules begins now

Hospitality Staff rules are changing to a volunteer/assignment system. The members will be able to volunteer by a certain date. After this, open dates will be filled by appointment. Hospitality Staff Rules are changing because it has become increasingly difficult to fill the task of Hospitality with volunteers. Beverly Huff will begin to assign members…...

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Auditions for The Fox on the Fairway

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “The Fox on the Fairway”, written by Ken Ludwig and directed by Peter Garruba.

Many Thanks and Best Wishes to Kate Farren

Kate Farren Steps Down as Member of Director Development Committee The Director Development Committee would like to acknowledge and thank Kate Farren for her service to the DDC as she steps down. Her thoughtfulness, positive insight and kind demeanor always brought a graciousness to every meeting and we will miss her greatly. Kate ‘Kitty’ Farren…...

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February Workshop – Shakespeare – Ripped From The Headlines

Reading of scenes from Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” resounds with themes that could come from CNN or Fox News A government leader perceives a threat – one that is exaggerated and largely imaginary – yet he refuses to listen to reason from his advisers even when his perception is proved to be completely false. This…...

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Nick Pascarella in Lost in Yonkers

Nick Pascarella will be appearing in Lost in Yonkers Nick Pascarella will be reprising the role of Uncle Louie in the Leonia Players Guild Production of Lost in Yonkers! Show dates are: February 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17 at 8 p.m. February 4, 11, 18 at 3 p.m. Order your reserved seat tickets https://tinyurl.com/ybdr5duk […]

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “Stick Fly”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “Stick Fly”.

Actors 60 – 70’s Wanted for photoshoot (paid gig)

Looking for actors/models for photo shoot for a new print ad campaign for Meals on Wheels dementia program. Photo shoot to take place 2nd or 3rd week of January. Looking for two men, two women, mixed ethnicities. Paid compensation. Elmwood Members please click the link for full details and contact info.

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New Scenic Designer with long ties to Elmwood seeks to reconnect

David Spatz is the son of the late Carl Spatz stopped into the January meeting to say 'hello' and to inquire about possibly working with any Elmwood Set Designers. Elmwood members please link the click to read the full story...

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The Elmwood Magicians: Crawford Deyo

This Month's Roving Reporter article focuses Elmwood's own “Master Magician”, Mr. Crawford Deyo. Elmwood members can read the full story by clicking the story link...

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Congratulations to our two newest directors!

Lisa Spielman and Larry Gabbard have been approved as qualified directors by Elmwood Playhouse. Click the link to read the full story.

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HOSPITALITY STAFF needed to travel ON CLOVER ROAD and join STICK FLY

Elmwood Playhouse Members can now volunteer for the current show (One Clover Road) as well as the next one (Stickfly) in the series. Should you have any hospitality questions, please contact Beverly Huff.

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On Clover Road: A Roller-Coaster Ride of Suspense

Taking place in a seedy, abandoned motel room ‘On Clover Road’ follows a desperate mother who seeks to be reunited with her missing daughter that has been found living in a cult.

A Bridge Well Crossed

Much gratitude to all who helped make 'The Bridges of Madison County' a success.

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Elmwood members in “Other Desert Cities” at BCP

Rachel Gordon, Roy Harry and Marian McCabe will be performing in Bergen County Players’ production of “Other Desert Cities”, January 13th through February 3rd.

East Coast Premiere of “On Clover Road” at Elmwood Playhouse

The Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting the East Coast Premiere of ‘On Clover Road’, written by Steven Dietz and directed by Michael Edan. A seedy motel room, a desperate mother, a missing daughter, a kidnapping, a deprogrammer, a cult leader, doors with bars, secrets, suspicions. A gun. Rope. Something will go wrong. Very wrong.

Auditions for “Stick Fly”

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Stick Fly”, written by Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Joe Albert Lima on December 12 and 14, 2017

Mattress needed for On Clover Road

Looking for a donation of a used full-sized (double) mattress for the set of On Clover Road.

Elmwood shows nominated for BroadwayWorld

Elmwood Playhouse has been nominated for 2017 BroadwayWorld Awards in over 15 categories for 6 shows!

Patio Bricks on Sale

If you missed the first round don’t miss the second one!

Elmwood Members”Go To the Dogs”

Elmwood Playhouse member Omar Kozarsky directs “Sylvia” running now thru December 17th at the The Players Guild of Leonia. A portion of the proceeds will go to two local animal shelters.

The Bridge to 8 North Broadway

What a wonderful way to celebrate opening night for the cast, crew and patrons on Friday November 17th. Not only did The Bridges of Madison County open to a great audience, the Opening Night Champagne Reception festivities was sponsored by 8 North Broadway, a lovely restaurant located in Nyack.

Nick Pascarella to appear in David Harrower’s “Blackbird”

Nick Pascarella will be appearing as Ray in David Harrower’s “Blackbird” at the Nutley Little Theatre December 8th-16th

Spot Operators needed for “Bridges”

"The Bridges of Madison County" in need of spot operators for a few performances and we need your help.

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Your Hospitality Talent is Needed for the Front of the House

It would be most exciting to have all the performance dates of The Bridges of Madison County fully staffed with personnel for the hospitality counter. Please consider volunteering today.

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“The Bridges of Madison County” To Open at Elmwood Playhouse

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting the musical “The Bridges of Madison County” from November 10th thru December 9th 2017

Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “On Clover Road”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “On Clover Road”.

“The Bridges of Madison County” Coming Soon to Nyack NY

The musical “The Bridges of Madison County” runs November 10 – December 9, 2017 at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY. Call 845-353-1313 or visit www.elmwoodplayhouse.com

Flash Mob Gettysburg Address

On November 19, 1863, the National Cemetery at Gettysburg Battlefield was consecrated. Join us as we commemorate the anniversary of President Lincoln’s immortal address.

The New Elmwood Life Membership Committee Is Looking For Nominations

Elmwood Playhouse will be awarding Life Membership in 2018! The new Elmwood Playhouse Life Membership Committee is looking for nominations from the membership. Elmwood Members: please click the link below to read the full story and read the requirements for Life Membership consideration.

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Wood Pallets, Building Bridges And Jennilee Aromando

Set Designer Jennilee Aromando talks about her current project: designing the set for THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, a new musical opening in November at the Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Notes of thanks from an Odd Director!

The Odd Couple was a challenge met, with a great cast and crew.

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Hospitality Volunteers needed for The Bridges of Madison County

Support The Bridges of Madison County as a hospitality volunteer. We need your assistance. Elmwood Members please visit www.elmwoodplayhouse.com/hospitality to see available openings.

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Auditions for “On Clover Road”

Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of “On Clover Road”, written by Steven Dietz and directed by Michael Edan. “On Clover Road” is a psychological thriller about how far a mother will go to reunite with her daughter.

Elmwood Member Appearing at Studio Playhouse

Debbie Buchsbaum is cast as Norma Hubley in “Plaza Suite’ at Studio Playhouse – show opens Nov. 3rd.

The Odd Couple adds a New Performance October 4th!

Due to sold out performances, The Odd Couple will add a new show on Wednesday, October 4 at 8:00pm!

Flo Greenberg, 1925-2017

Florence Salant "Flo" Greenberg, one of Elmwood's earliest members, passed away peacefully at her home in Manhattan on September 15, 2017.

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Elmwood Playhouse Announces Cast and Crew for “The Bridges of Madison County”

Elmwood Playhouse is pleased to announce the cast and crew for its upcoming production of “The Bridges of Madison County”.

Joe Lima and Maiysha Jones Win First Round in Aery Theatre Competition

Maiyisha Jones, directed by Joe Lima, will appear in the final round of the Aery Theatre 20/20 competition at the Depot Theatre in Garrison, NY.

“On Clover Road” Audience Talkback Scheduled for January 27th 2018

An audience ‘talk-back’ with special panel on ‘the devastating experience of cult experience on individuals and family’ will be presented after the Saturday, January 27th of “On Clover Road”

“The Odd Couple” Opens 9/8/2017 at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “The Odd Couple”, written by Neil Simon and directed by Margaret Young. Runs September 8 thru October 7 Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm with an additional Thursday performance on Thursday, October 5 at 8pm. Please note: there are NO PUBLIC performances Friday September 29th, Saturday September 30th or Sunday October 1st.

Hospitality Staff Urgently Needed for “The Odd Couple”

Many dates during the run of The Odd Couple still need hospitality coverage. Please log into the Elmwood Playhouse website and review the posted list (Members ->Hospitality), choose a date and email your commitment. Thank you.

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Workshops Needed ASAP!!!

Currently no workshop for the 9/11 Membership Meeting

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Hospitality Staff 2016-2017 Season Thank You

Beverly Huff is extremely grateful to all those who gave of their time to ensure a most successful 2016-2017 season by staffing the Hospitality Counter.

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Hospitality Staff Assistants are still needed for The Odd Couple

Hospitality Staff is necessary for the upcoming production of The Odd Couple. Please log into Elmwood Playhouse website and review the list (Members Sections ->Hospitality) or visit this post linkTell the Hospitality Director that you want to volunteer on a particular day. Play your part in a most important role.

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Consequences of an Auction Bid: An Evening with Dinner and “Hamilton”

A Narrative of a Wonderful Evening Out – All for Elmwood's Benefit

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Actors Needed for December Workshop

Sam Negin is directing a workshop to go up at the December meeting. He is  looking for two actors — either two women or one man and one woman — to play siblings in a short (20 to 25 minute) play that he wrote. The rehearsal schedule will be light. Click the link for complete details.

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“The Odd Couple” Opens at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “The Odd Couple”, written by Neil Simon and directed by Margaret Young. Runs September 8 thru October 7 Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm with an additional Thursday performance on Thursday, October 5 at 8pm. Please note: there are NO PUBLIC performances Friday September 29th, Saturday September 30th or Sunday October 1st.

Join the laughter and fun as a Hospitality Staff Assistant

Hospitality Staff is necessary for The Odd Couple. Log into the Elmwood website (Members tab->Hospitality) and notify the Hospitality Director of your commitment. Click the article link to see the current list.

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Another Partnership with ARC

The ARC Cafe at Elmwood was a Groovy Place to Be!

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“On Golden Pond” Final Weekend

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “On Golden Pond” opening this Friday with performances running thru August 5, 2017

Sad News – Passing Of Andrew Greenway’s Father

Elmwood Playhouse offers our condolences on the passing of Andrew Greenway's father.

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Workshops Needed

Workshop Dates Available. Are you interested in presenting a workshop? Please let Jenn know ASAP. Currently, there is an opening for September 2017; in addition, 2018 is wide open. It sounds far off, but if you want to be considered to direct in the 2019-2020 season, you need to start thinking about your directorial audition now. Email [email protected] or visit our Contact page at http://elmwoodplayhouse.com/contact

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A Search for a Replacement Hospitality Staff Coordinator Begins

Beverly Huff is willing to remain the Hospitality Staff Coordinator through the 2017-2018 Season. She is beginning her search for a replacement today. If interested, please feel free to contact her.

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A Call to Join the Opening Night Committee

Benefits and importance of joining Elmwood Playhouse's Opening Night Committee.

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Elmwoodians in “Taming of the Shrew” Through August 6th

Derek Tarson and Moira Box in a Modern-Dress Production of Shakespeare at three locations in Rockland County

“On Golden Pond” Opens at This Weekend at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “On Golden Pond” opening this Friday with performances running thru August 5, 2017

Desperately Seeking Hospitality Staff for the production of “On Golden Pond”

Many hospitality slots are still open. Please consider assisting the lobby staff create a fantastic impression for all our guests. Your help is desperately needed. Please contact Beverly at [email protected] if you have any questions about this position.

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The Odd Couple announces its cast and crew!

The first show of Elmwood’s 70th Anniversary season, The Odd Couple, is set to go with cast and crew!

Guidelines for Donating to Our Elmwood Costume Collection

The preferred method and specific guidelines for donating clothing and accessories to the Elmwood Playhouse Costume Collection. DO NOT leave bags of clothing, etc outside the costume room door. Email [email protected] to set up a drop off time.

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On Golden Pond” Opens at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack NY

Elmwood Playhouse of Nyack NY will be presenting “On Golden Pond” July 14, 2017 thru August 5, 2017

Congratulations to Alan, Suzanne and Mike

Alan Demovsky, Suzanne Potoma and Mike Gnazzo were all winners in the 2017 OnStage Theatre Awards

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Hospitality Staffing List is now available for “On Golden Pond”

Please support our final show of the current season, On Golden Pond, by volunteering for hospitality. Your services are most important to the whole atmosphere of our theater.

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Champagne Reception – In the Kitchen

A Champagne Reception for the Champagne Reception!

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Elmwood’s 70th Anniversary Celebration is a success in Sparkill

Elmwood Playhouse invited the community to celebrate and support 70 years of live theater, and you can still contribute!

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Elmwood Nominated for 16 OnStage Awards

Elmwood received 16 nominations for the 2017 Onstage Theatre Awards.

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Elmwood Members To Be Showcased at Barn Theatre in NJ

Elmwood Playhouse members Michael Edan, Matt Masiello, Kevin Vislocky will have their work showcase this weekend June 9-11 at the Barn Theatre in Montville NJ as part of their One Act Festival weekend.

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Still need Hospitality Staff for Sunday, June 4 matinee performance

Hospitality Staff is still needed for the Sunday, June 4 matinee performance of La Cage aux Folles. Please volunteer. It's a fantastic show to support! If interested, please email [email protected]

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Roy Harry in “Moon Over Buffalo”

Roy Harry is reprising his role as George Hay in Antrim Playhouse production of “Moon Over Buffalo” written by Ken Ludwig

Auditions for “The Odd Couple”

Casting for this classic comedy – the first show of our 70th season!

“You Are Not Alone” returns to Sundays at 7 and you can participate!

You Are Not Alone is an uplifting show uniting improvisers and audience who deal with depression. You can be a part of this unique improv experience!

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Help, Workshop Needed ASAP!

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the scheduled June workshop has been canceled. Looking for a new workshop ASAP. If you can help, please email [email protected]

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