Florida a Buswoman’s holiday

I went to Delray Florida for my cousin’s 75th Birthday 3 day celebration. It was a fabulous family & friends reunion and a terrifically relaxing time. As is my nature, I visited some artists that I’ve known for years and just haven’t seen in a while and there are always a few new organizations and…

Various pictures from Souvenir: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Foster Jenkins

“Souvenir: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Foster Jenkins” at the Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill, NY

Souvenir: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Foster Jenkins, a 2-person play, starring Alison Davy as Florence Foster Jenkins and Jay Kerr (also Music Director) as Cosmé McMoon, her accompanist and the narrator of the story. …This is the story of a struggling musician meeting Miss Flo, as he refers to Florence Foster Jenkins, their 12 years together that culminates with her performance at Carnegie Hall in 1944.

Elayne Seaman, a Fine Artist and Champion for the Arts

By Diane Salzberg with Cornelia Seckel’s appreciation and full agreement. When a very talented artist becomes a great motivator, social activist, and community leader, a special recognition must be given here at Art Times. This amazing contributor to the arts and to humanity also happens to be an old friend. Elayne Seaman, living in Poughkeepsie…

several rooms filled with fine art and crafts at Maglyn's Dream showing work

The artscene in New Paltz, NY

It had been awhile since I explored the artscene in New Paltz and was pleased to see new exhibit places as well as places that have been there for many years. The Samuel Dorsky Museum newpaltz.edu/museum/ at SUNY New Paltz serves as a center for the arts and culture of the Hudson Valley and supports…