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Tai Chi Winter 2015 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Winter 2015
Apr 2 @ 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Winter 2015 @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Martha Cheo (January 15 – April 2) – Additional dates posted: April 9th and 16th. 5:30-6:30pm:  Mixed Levels* 6:30-7:15pm:  Advanced Forms* 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 … Continue reading
Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Life Drawing
Apr 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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Life Drawing on Saturday 10:00 am
Life Drawing on Saturday
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Life Drawing on Saturday @ Unison Gallery | New Paltz | New York | United States
Unison offers an extra three hour life-drawing session every other Saturday to give professional artists and students an opportunity to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Please also join us on Tuesday and Thursdays for additional sessions from 7:30 – 9:30 pm. Please note: Class for April 18th will not be held.
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Qi Gong for Seniors 11:00 am
Qi Gong for Seniors
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Qi Gong for Seniors @ Unison Theatre
with Zach Baker Qi Gong for Seniors is a gentle, easy, moving meditation that is practiced by over 100 million Chinese people daily. It has been proven to help heal all manner of disease, maintain health and increase longevity. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help continue the legacy of his beloved mentor, Jeffery … Continue reading
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Qi Gong 5:30 pm
Qi Gong
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Qi Gong @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Zach Baker Qi Gong is a series of meditative exercises considered to be the mother system of all martial art forms. The exercises help generate the flow of Qi energy throughout the body, combining dynamic and static meditation, breathing techniques, simple body movements and mental imagery. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help … Continue reading
Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Life Drawing
Apr 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers 10:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
10 Week Session April 9th – June 11th Music Discovery is a class for babies, toddlers and their caregivers, designed to start children on their way to developing musical skills to last a lifetime. Early childhood is the most important time to learn skills such as melody and rhythm, when the developmental window of opportunity is wide open. Using playful activities, a variety of rhythm instruments, singing and movement, children … Continue reading
Tai Chi Winter 2015 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Winter 2015
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Winter 2015 @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Martha Cheo (January 15 – April 2) – Additional dates posted: April 9th and 16th. 5:30-6:30pm:  Mixed Levels* 6:30-7:15pm:  Advanced Forms* 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 … Continue reading
Cancelled: Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Cancelled: Life Drawing
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cancelled: Life Drawing @ Unison Gallery
Life Drawing is cancelled for Thursday, April 9th. Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and Thursday to give professional 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. On Thursdays there will be longer poses for those wanting to do more highly-resolved drawing or painting.
Second Thursday Swing Dance 7:30 pm
Second Thursday Swing Dance
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Second Thursday Swing Dance @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Coming to Unison: the first Second Thursday Swing Dance featuring live music from the Bernstein Bard Quartet, with special guest Eric Parker on drums. Dance lesson at 7:30; the band will play at 8pm.
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Rental 10:00 am
Rental
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
 
SOLD OUT! Bucky Pizzarelli & Ed Laub 8:00 pm
SOLD OUT! Bucky Pizzarelli & Ed Laub
Apr 11 @ 8:00 pm
SOLD OUT! Bucky Pizzarelli & Ed Laub @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
This event is sold out! World-renowned jazz guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli (Frank Sinatra, Benny Goodman, Rosemary Clooney) has been performing with his former student Ed Laub for the past 12 years. As a duo they have performed all over the US and Canada. Sponsored by Jeff & Janice Cohen; Stan & Claire Altman; True Value of New Paltz; Viking Industries Watch on YouTube here.    
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Sunday Morning Vocal Village 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Vocal Village
Apr 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sunday Morning Vocal Village @ Unison Theatre
Every Other Sunday Guided by Amy McTear & Friends Sing yourself into a better state of being on Sunday Mornings.  Start your week off from a place of inner sanctitude.  Feel part of a greater community and something even greater than that! Ambient, world-fusion, audience participation music blending sacred phrases from the world’s mystery traditions with lyrics that touch the heart and speak to our common longing.  Using voice to … Continue reading
Tango Lesson and Dance 3:00 pm
Tango Lesson and Dance
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm
Tango Lesson and Dance @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Join Nina Jirka for a fun afternoon for a Tango Lesson at 3PM and Dance at 4PM,  includes free refreshments. Dates include: April 12, May 17, June 21 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 … Continue reading
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Qi Gong for Seniors 11:00 am
Qi Gong for Seniors
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Qi Gong for Seniors @ Unison Theatre
with Zach Baker Qi Gong for Seniors is a gentle, easy, moving meditation that is practiced by over 100 million Chinese people daily. It has been proven to help heal all manner of disease, maintain health and increase longevity. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help continue the legacy of his beloved mentor, Jeffery … Continue reading
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Qi Gong 5:30 pm
Qi Gong
Apr 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Qi Gong @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Zach Baker Qi Gong is a series of meditative exercises considered to be the mother system of all martial art forms. The exercises help generate the flow of Qi energy throughout the body, combining dynamic and static meditation, breathing techniques, simple body movements and mental imagery. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help … Continue reading
Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Life Drawing
Apr 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers 10:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
10 Week Session April 9th – June 11th Music Discovery is a class for babies, toddlers and their caregivers, designed to start children on their way to developing musical skills to last a lifetime. Early childhood is the most important time to learn skills such as melody and rhythm, when the developmental window of opportunity is wide open. Using playful activities, a variety of rhythm instruments, singing and movement, children … Continue reading
Tai Chi Winter 2015 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Winter 2015
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Winter 2015 @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Martha Cheo (January 15 – April 2) – Additional dates posted: April 9th and 16th. 5:30-6:30pm:  Mixed Levels* 6:30-7:15pm:  Advanced Forms* 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 … Continue reading
Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Life Drawing
Apr 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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Lumen – Entering Installation and Interactive Performance 5:00 pm
Lumen – Entering Installation and Interactive Performance
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm
Lumen - Entering Installation and Interactive Performance @ Unison Gallery | New Paltz | New York | United States
“Lumen – Entering” installation and interactive performances by Katalin Pazmandi. Ongoing events in the sculpture itself based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead. Be part of a constantly changing interactive structure or ceremony.  Attendees are  welcome to stroll through the blooming sculpture garden to the sacred space. Ceremony Dates:  Friday, April 17th, First day. Healing by the wind. Interactive performance at 5pm Saturday, April 25th,  Second day. Healing by the … Continue reading
Local Film Maker Series 7:30 pm
Local Film Maker Series
Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm
Local Film Maker Series @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
The first annual “Best of SUNY New Paltz Cinema” at Unison. Monthly screenings of undistributed movies made and shot regionally.  Films will be screened at Unison Arts Center and the SUNY New Paltz campus. For Friday, April 17th: A series of recent student productions from SUNY New Paltz, Q&A with the film-makers.  See you at the movies! Note: Screenings run 65 minutes First Name Jogger, Last Name John A film that profiles Woodstock resident ‘Jogger … Continue reading
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Family Fun with The Wiyos 2:00 pm
Family Fun with The Wiyos
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm
Family Fun with The Wiyos @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Fedoras, vaudeville, and washboards: The Wiyos transport us back to the 1920s and 30s by inviting kids and adults alike to holler, stomp and sing along to old time American folk music. Featuring an array of colorful instruments, including a harmonica, washboard and kazoo. Sponsored by Pro Printers
The Wiyos 8:00 pm
The Wiyos
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm
The Wiyos @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
The Wiyos were one of the original ‘old timey’ bands to emerge on the national scene in the first wave of acoustic bands riding the renewed popularity of early swing jazz, rural folk, old time blues and Appalachian music. Chronogram Magazine calls The Wiyos, “A surreal Americana opus—Big Pink meets Pink Floyd.” Sponsored by Mark Jordan; Tuthilltown Spirits; Woodstock Chimes/Garry & Diane Kvistad Watch videos here.    
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A World of Color: Opening Reception 4:00 pm
A World of Color: Opening Reception
Apr 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A World of Color: Opening Reception @ Unison Gallery | New Paltz | New York | United States
The Gallery at Unison Arts Center will present A World of Color, the artwork of Maxine Davidowitz and Deirdre Leber on Sunday, April 19th. Maxine Davidowitz’s recent work focuses on a somewhat hallucinatory view of the natural world, with a loose, painterly approach to mark making.  She has recently brought that same sensibility and love of colors in nature to monotypes.  Maxine is a member of the Woodstock Artists’ Association … Continue reading
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Qi Gong for Seniors 11:00 am
Qi Gong for Seniors
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Qi Gong for Seniors @ Unison Theatre
with Zach Baker Qi Gong for Seniors is a gentle, easy, moving meditation that is practiced by over 100 million Chinese people daily. It has been proven to help heal all manner of disease, maintain health and increase longevity. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help continue the legacy of his beloved mentor, Jeffery … Continue reading
Growing Figs in Cold Climates 7:30 pm
Growing Figs in Cold Climates
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Growing Figs in Cold Climates @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
No need for the seductress fig to be restricted to mild climates. This lecture covers techniques for siting the tree for optimum ripening, getting figs through frigid winters, pruning, and of course, harvesting. Lee Reich, PhD is an avid farmdener (more than a gardener, less than a farmer) with graduate degrees in soil science and horticulture. After working in plant and soil research with the USDA and Cornell University, he shifted … Continue reading
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Qi Gong 5:30 pm
Qi Gong
Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Qi Gong @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Zach Baker Qi Gong is a series of meditative exercises considered to be the mother system of all martial art forms. The exercises help generate the flow of Qi energy throughout the body, combining dynamic and static meditation, breathing techniques, simple body movements and mental imagery. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help … Continue reading
Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Life Drawing
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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Saving Your Sight with Marc Grossman 7:00 pm
Saving Your Sight with Marc Grossman
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saving Your Sight with Marc Grossman @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Improve your eyesight, become less dependent on glasses, and prevent vision problems at any age. Join optometrist, acupuncturist and author Marc Grossman and discover simple therapeutic exercises to improve a variety of vision problems. His philosophy of eye care incorporates the physical, emotional and spiritual aspects of vision, including the underlying physical and psychological effects of numerous vision problems. Marc Grossman, O.D., L.Ac, is a behavioral optometrist of 35 years. … Continue reading
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Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers 10:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
10 Week Session April 9th – June 11th Music Discovery is a class for babies, toddlers and their caregivers, designed to start children on their way to developing musical skills to last a lifetime. Early childhood is the most important time to learn skills such as melody and rhythm, when the developmental window of opportunity is wide open. Using playful activities, a variety of rhythm instruments, singing and movement, children … Continue reading
Cancelled Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Cancelled Life Drawing
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cancelled Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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The Claire Lynch Band 8:00 pm
The Claire Lynch Band
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm
The Claire Lynch Band @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
The Claire Lynch Band: The former “International Bluegrass Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year” thanks to her angelic and heavenly vocals, will appear in concert with one of the best Bluegrass bands anywhere, featuring the great Mark Schatz on Upright Bass. Sponsored by Annie O’Neill Painted Clay; Groovy Blueberry; Moxie Cup Coffee and Community; Stan & Claire Altman; Susan Scher & Norman Goluskin Listen and watch here.    
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Wildlife Show with Animal Experiences 2:00 pm
Wildlife Show with Animal Experiences
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm
Wildlife Show with Animal Experiences @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Animal Experiences returns with their assortment of wildlife rescues in this entertaining  and educational presentation. Don’t miss a chinchilla,  hedgehog, snake, lizard, tortoise and more. Sponsored by Dawes Septic & Repair
Lumen – Entering Installation and Interactive Performance 8:30 pm
Lumen – Entering Installation and Interactive Performance
Apr 25 @ 8:30 pm
Lumen - Entering Installation and Interactive Performance @ Unison Gallery | New Paltz | New York | United States
“Lumen – Entering” installation and interactive performances by Katalin Pazmandi. Ongoing events in the sculpture itself based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead. Be part of a constantly changing interactive structure or ceremony.  Attendees are  welcome to stroll through the blooming sculpture garden to the sacred space. Ceremony Dates:  Friday, April 17th, First day. Healing by the wind. Interactive performance at 5pm Saturday, April 25th,  Second day. Healing by the … Continue reading
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Sunday Morning Vocal Village 10:30 am
Sunday Morning Vocal Village
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sunday Morning Vocal Village @ Unison Theatre
Every Other Sunday Guided by Amy McTear & Friends Sing yourself into a better state of being on Sunday Mornings.  Start your week off from a place of inner sanctitude.  Feel part of a greater community and something even greater than that! Ambient, world-fusion, audience participation music blending sacred phrases from the world’s mystery traditions with lyrics that touch the heart and speak to our common longing.  Using voice to … Continue reading
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Qi Gong for Seniors 11:00 am
Qi Gong for Seniors
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Qi Gong for Seniors @ Unison Theatre
with Zach Baker Qi Gong for Seniors is a gentle, easy, moving meditation that is practiced by over 100 million Chinese people daily. It has been proven to help heal all manner of disease, maintain health and increase longevity. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help continue the legacy of his beloved mentor, Jeffery … Continue reading
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Qi Gong 5:30 pm
Qi Gong
Apr 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Qi Gong @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Zach Baker Qi Gong is a series of meditative exercises considered to be the mother system of all martial art forms. The exercises help generate the flow of Qi energy throughout the body, combining dynamic and static meditation, breathing techniques, simple body movements and mental imagery. Zach Baker has been practicing Qi Gong for over 10 years and has taught at Monhegan Island Yoga. He is working to help … Continue reading
Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Life Drawing
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Life Drawing @ Unison Gallery
Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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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Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers 10:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Music Discovery for Babies & Toddlers @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
10 Week Session April 9th – June 11th Music Discovery is a class for babies, toddlers and their caregivers, designed to start children on their way to developing musical skills to last a lifetime. Early childhood is the most important time to learn skills such as melody and rhythm, when the developmental window of opportunity is wide open. Using playful activities, a variety of rhythm instruments, singing and movement, children … Continue reading
Tai Chi Spring 2015 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Spring 2015
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm
Tai Chi Spring 2015 @ Unison Theatre | New Paltz | New York | United States
with Martha Cheo April 30 – July 9 5:30-6:30pm:  Beginners & Mixed Levels* 6:30-7:15pm:  Advanced Forms* 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 … Continue reading
Cancelled Life Drawing 7:30 pm
Cancelled Life Drawing
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cancelled Life Drawing @ Unison Gallery
Cancelled for April 30th. Unison offers a life-drawing session every Tuesday and alternate Saturday to give professional 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.  
Tango Intensive for Beginners 7:30 pm
Tango Intensive for Beginners
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm
Tango Intensive for Beginners @ Unison Theater | New Paltz | New York | United States
Thursday & Friday, April 30th & May 1, 7:30 – 9pm Saturday & Sunday, May 2nd & 3rd, 9:30 – 11am This is a great chance to start dancing one of the most interesting and beautiful dances – Argentine Tango! In this intensive basic class series, we are dedicated to creating a supportive and relaxed atmosphere for beginner students to lean and enjoy the dance of tango – the remarkable … Continue reading