Unison Arts Center

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Cancelled: Feeding Your Demons: Guided Meditation and Mask Making Workshop 6:00 pm
Cancelled: Feeding Your Demons: Guided Meditation and Mask Making Workshop
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cancelled: Feeding Your Demons: Guided Meditation and Mask Making Workshop @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Class for Friday, April 1st, 6:00 – 8:00 pm is CANCELLED Class will resume on Sunday, April 17th, 1:00 – 3:00 pm Based off of the novel, “Feeding Your Demons: ancient wisdom for resolving inner conflict” by Tsultrim Allrione, participants will be guided, by Nava Silverstein, through a meditation in a safe and supportive environment to venture into the depths of their psyche through mask making. Through a unique illumination process[...]
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Tai Chi with Martha Cheo 8:45 am
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo
Apr 2 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Unison is adding a Saturday morning Tai Chi class in 2016 with instructor Martha Cheo. Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese healing and martial art. Its slow and graceful movements are good for promoting health, developing strength, balance and coordination, and restoring harmony of mind, body, and spirit. Students learn how to combine proper body alignment with breathing, relaxation, and concentration in a way that increases the flow of vital[...]
Life Drawing Saturdays 10:00 am
Life Drawing Saturdays
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Life Drawing Saturdays @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday, giving artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first 1 1/2 hours and one long pose for the last 1 1/2 hours.  
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Gallery Opening: Amy Coté and Matthew Zappala 4:00 pm
Gallery Opening: Amy Coté and Matthew Zappala
Apr 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Gallery Opening: Amy Coté and Matthew Zappala @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
The Gallery Opening, Imagination in Flight, for Amy Coté and Matthew Zappala is scheduled for Sunday, April 3 at Unison Arts Center. The exhibit will feature the vibrant, expressionist paintings of Zappala’s crows and Coté’s imaginative animals in a unique pairing of these two accomplished regional artists. Their works together will energize the gallery space with the perceived movement of animals large and small, real and imagined. The exhibit will remain[...]
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Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak 1:30 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak
Apr 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Steps will be taught at the beginners level or adjusted for participants. No experience required, just the joy of dancing to Israeli music. Israeli folk dancing dates back to the 1800s and is a type of dance done in Hebrew and to popular songs in Israel.
Life Drawing Tuesdays 7:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and Saturday to give artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Tuesday sessions are dedicated to shorter poses of 1 to 30 minutes.  
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Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate 7:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Tango anyone? Join Nina Jirka every Wednesday night for tango. Tango basics will be taught from 7-8 p.m. and intermediate tango follows from 8-9 p.m. Nina is dedicated to creating a supportive and relaxed atmosphere for all attendees to learn and enjoy the dance of tango. Tango is a remarkable social dance which encourages creativity, improvisation, and connection to the music and your partner.  There is nothing more wonderful than[...]
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Tai Chi with Martha Cheo 6:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
New series April 7 – June 23 6-7 pm:  Mixed Levels 7-8 pm:  Advanced Forms Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese healing and martial art. Its slow and graceful movements promote health and restore harmony of mind, body and spirit. Students learn how to combine proper body alignment with breathing, relaxation and concentration in a way that increases the flow of vital energy, or “Qi”, inside the body. People[...]
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Chanting with the Spirit Brothers Band 7:30 pm
Chanting with the Spirit Brothers Band
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm
Chanting with the Spirit Brothers Band @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Please join Joseph Jastrab,  Ned Leavitt, Robert Bard and Rick Nichols (Spirit Brothers Band) for an uplifting evening of chanting. Come and share an evening of beauty and spirit. We will find devotional grooves that are at times ecstatic and at times deep and meditative. Come, come “whoever you are” — raise your voices with us in calling out the Holy Names and invoking the presence of spirit. Chants may[...]
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Life Drawing Saturdays 10:00 am
Life Drawing Saturdays
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Life Drawing Saturdays @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday, giving artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first 1 1/2 hours and one long pose for the last 1 1/2 hours.  
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens 1:30 pm
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens
Apr 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Saturdays, March 12 and 19; April 9, 16 and 30; May 14 and 21; June 4 and 18. Sessions are designed so that students can easily learn to draw the figure. Classes ease participants into projects with loose gesture drawings, and as they advance, into adding muscle definition and shading. The class is for children ages 6-15. Instructor Krista Pachomski is an art teacher at New Paltz Middle School. Preregistration[...]
Golfstrom 8:00 pm
Golfstrom
Apr 9 @ 8:00 pm
Golfstrom @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Golfstrom performs an eclectic mix of 1930-60s folk and pop songs from Russia, France, Italy, Germany, Poland, Ukraine, Israel, Mexico, Argentina and beyond. They bring the best of the past to the present. Golfstrom features Jonathan Greene on clarinet, Sergei Nirenburg on accordion and vocals, Bobby Kendall on string bass and Brian Melick on percussion. Sponsored by Jessica & Alan Rothman and Joan & Jim McDonald Listen to Golfstrom:
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Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak 1:30 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak
Apr 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Steps will be taught at the beginners level or adjusted for participants. No experience required, just the joy of dancing to Israeli music. Israeli folk dancing dates back to the 1800s and is a type of dance done in Hebrew and to popular songs in Israel.
Life Drawing Tuesdays 7:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and Saturday to give artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Tuesday sessions are dedicated to shorter poses of 1 to 30 minutes.  
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Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate 7:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Tango anyone? Join Nina Jirka every Wednesday night for tango. Tango basics will be taught from 7-8 p.m. and intermediate tango follows from 8-9 p.m. Nina is dedicated to creating a supportive and relaxed atmosphere for all attendees to learn and enjoy the dance of tango. Tango is a remarkable social dance which encourages creativity, improvisation, and connection to the music and your partner.  There is nothing more wonderful than[...]
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CANCELLED: Family: Spanish Immersion Class 4:15 pm
CANCELLED: Family: Spanish Immersion Class
Apr 14 @ 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
CANCELLED: Family: Spanish Immersion Class @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED 6 Week Series Thursdays, April 14th – May 19th Please reserve space for your family today! Note in pricing extra material fees which need to be paid directly to instructor. Learning a language enhances communication, cognitive abilities and compassion. Come immerse yourself in Spanish in a natural way through songs, stories, games, conversations, role plays and fun, interactive activities. Languages connect us to the rest[...]
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo 6:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
New series April 7 – June 23 6-7 pm:  Mixed Levels 7-8 pm:  Advanced Forms Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese healing and martial art. Its slow and graceful movements promote health and restore harmony of mind, body and spirit. Students learn how to combine proper body alignment with breathing, relaxation and concentration in a way that increases the flow of vital energy, or “Qi”, inside the body. People[...]
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Cancelled -Unplugged Open Mic 7:30 pm
Cancelled -Unplugged Open Mic
Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cancelled -Unplugged Open Mic @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
This event is cancelled for May and June. Are you a musician, poet, dancer, creator or a spontaneous unscripted performer looking to take the stage? Unison Arts Center has something just for you. It’s Unplugged Open Mic night. Performers will have 10 minutes to display their talents on stage. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the first performance starts at 7:30 p.m.  
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Life Drawing Saturdays 10:00 am
Life Drawing Saturdays
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Life Drawing Saturdays @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday, giving artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first 1 1/2 hours and one long pose for the last 1 1/2 hours.  
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens 1:30 pm
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens
Apr 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Saturdays, March 12 and 19; April 9, 16 and 30; May 14 and 21; June 4 and 18. Sessions are designed so that students can easily learn to draw the figure. Classes ease participants into projects with loose gesture drawings, and as they advance, into adding muscle definition and shading. The class is for children ages 6-15. Instructor Krista Pachomski is an art teacher at New Paltz Middle School. Preregistration[...]
Bob Malone 8:00 pm
Bob Malone
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm
Bob Malone @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
The New Yorker magazine called him a “Keyboard Wizard.” Bob Malone has toured the world as a solo artist for two decades and has teamed with rock legend John Fogerty since 2011. Malone’s sound is a one-of-a-kind hybrid of rock, blues, and New Orleans R&B, delivered with high-energy piano virtuosity and a unique voice. His CDs are played on over 300 stations worldwide, including NPR’s Car Talk and Acoustic Café.[...]
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Feeding Your Demons: Guided Meditation and Mask Making Workshop 1:00 pm
Feeding Your Demons: Guided Meditation and Mask Making Workshop
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Feeding Your Demons: Guided Meditation and Mask Making Workshop @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Based off of the novel, “Feeding Your Demons: ancient wisdom for resolving inner conflict” by Tsultrim Allrione, participants will be guided, by Nava Silverstein, through a meditation in a safe and supportive environment to venture into the depths of their psyche through mask making. Through a unique illumination process participants will be guided to compassionately work with a challenging aspect of their life, their “demon,” and thus encounter their guardian within. Participants will[...]
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Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak 1:30 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak
Apr 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Steps will be taught at the beginners level or adjusted for participants. No experience required, just the joy of dancing to Israeli music. Israeli folk dancing dates back to the 1800s and is a type of dance done in Hebrew and to popular songs in Israel.
Life Drawing Tuesdays 7:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and Saturday to give artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Tuesday sessions are dedicated to shorter poses of 1 to 30 minutes.  
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Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate 7:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Tango anyone? Join Nina Jirka every Wednesday night for tango. Tango basics will be taught from 7-8 p.m. and intermediate tango follows from 8-9 p.m. Nina is dedicated to creating a supportive and relaxed atmosphere for all attendees to learn and enjoy the dance of tango. Tango is a remarkable social dance which encourages creativity, improvisation, and connection to the music and your partner.  There is nothing more wonderful than[...]
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Tai Chi with Martha Cheo 6:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
New series April 7 – June 23 6-7 pm:  Mixed Levels 7-8 pm:  Advanced Forms Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese healing and martial art. Its slow and graceful movements promote health and restore harmony of mind, body and spirit. Students learn how to combine proper body alignment with breathing, relaxation and concentration in a way that increases the flow of vital energy, or “Qi”, inside the body. People[...]
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Life Drawing Saturdays 10:00 am
Life Drawing Saturdays
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Life Drawing Saturdays @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday, giving artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first 1 1/2 hours and one long pose for the last 1 1/2 hours.  
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Photographing the Nude in the Studio & Sculpture Garden 10:00 am
Photographing the Nude in the Studio & Sculpture Garden
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Photographing the Nude in the Studio & Sculpture Garden @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
This all day workshop, on Sunday, April 24th, is intended for photographers at any level, from those who are just starting out to those who are more advanced.  There will be demonstrations on how to shoot a figure model with “hot lights” and with props.  And then you will have your opportunity to direct and shoot. Learn by watching and then doing. Bring your camera, many rolls of film, extra[...]
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Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak 1:30 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak
Apr 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Israeli Folk Dancing with Josh Tabak @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Steps will be taught at the beginners level or adjusted for participants. No experience required, just the joy of dancing to Israeli music. Israeli folk dancing dates back to the 1800s and is a type of dance done in Hebrew and to popular songs in Israel.
Life Drawing Tuesdays 7:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing Tuesdays @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and Saturday to give artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Tuesday sessions are dedicated to shorter poses of 1 to 30 minutes.  
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Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate 7:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tango Dance Lessons: Basic and Intermediate @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Tango anyone? Join Nina Jirka every Wednesday night for tango. Tango basics will be taught from 7-8 p.m. and intermediate tango follows from 8-9 p.m. Nina is dedicated to creating a supportive and relaxed atmosphere for all attendees to learn and enjoy the dance of tango. Tango is a remarkable social dance which encourages creativity, improvisation, and connection to the music and your partner.  There is nothing more wonderful than[...]
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Tai Chi with Martha Cheo 6:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tai Chi with Martha Cheo @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
New series April 7 – June 23 6-7 pm:  Mixed Levels 7-8 pm:  Advanced Forms Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese healing and martial art. Its slow and graceful movements promote health and restore harmony of mind, body and spirit. Students learn how to combine proper body alignment with breathing, relaxation and concentration in a way that increases the flow of vital energy, or “Qi”, inside the body. People[...]
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Cancelled: Fifth Friday Dance: Crazy Feet! 7:30 pm
Cancelled: Fifth Friday Dance: Crazy Feet!
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm
Cancelled: Fifth Friday Dance: Crazy Feet! @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
This event has been cancelled. 7:30 pm Lesson 8:00 pm Dance They are back and crazy as ever! Crazy Feet, a six-piece band, will get you up and keep you moving. This band knows how to deliver what dancers crave: west coast and east coast swing, lindy hop, Motown and rocking blues. Lace up your shoes and join the fun. Learn more here.
Chanting with the Spirit Brothers Band 7:30 pm
Chanting with the Spirit Brothers Band
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chanting with the Spirit Brothers Band @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Please join Joseph Jastrab, Ned Leavitt, Robert Bard and Rick Nichols (Spirit Brothers Band) for an uplifting evening of chanting. Come and share an evening of beauty and spirit. We will find devotional grooves that are at times ecstatic and at times deep and meditative. Come, come “whoever you are” — raise your voices with us in calling out the Holy Names and invoking the presence of spirit. Chants may[...]
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Life Drawing Saturdays 10:00 am
Life Drawing Saturdays
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Life Drawing Saturdays @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Life Drawing sessions are offered every Tuesday and Saturday, giving artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Saturday sessions are dedicated to short to medium length poses for the first 1 1/2 hours and one long pose for the last 1 1/2 hours.  
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens 1:30 pm
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens
Apr 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Figure Drawing for Kids & Teens @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Saturdays, March 12 and 19; April 9, 16 and 30; May 14 and 21; June 4 and 18. Sessions are designed so that students can easily learn to draw the figure. Classes ease participants into projects with loose gesture drawings, and as they advance, into adding muscle definition and shading. The class is for children ages 6-15. Instructor Krista Pachomski is an art teacher at New Paltz Middle School. Preregistration[...]
Argentine Tango Workshop and Demonstration 4:00 pm
Argentine Tango Workshop and Demonstration
Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Argentine Tango Workshop and Demonstration @ Unison Arts Center | New Paltz | New York | United States
Tango Guest Instructors Series presents Michael Nadtochi and Eleonora Kalganova. Nadtochi is the founder and director of Argentine Tango Academy of New York and was awarded “Top U.S. Professional National Dance Couple of the Year” in 2000. Kalganova was Vice-champion of the 3rd Russian Open tournament of Argentine tango “TANGO CUP 2011″ and winner of the International tournament “MOSCOW BALL 2012″ and  “EMPIRE CUP 2012″ in the category “Show.” “To[...]