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27 January 2020 11:24AM
TSL

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess returns to the Met for the first time since 1990, in a new production directed by James Robinson in his company debut. America’s “folk opera,” as the 1935 creators described it, tells the story of disabled beggar Porgy, sung by…


27 January 2020 11:22AM
TSL

The new film by acclaimed artist and director Matthew Barney, creator of The Crewmaster Cycle, Drawing Restraint 9, and the film opera River of Fundament, unfolds as a series of hunts in the wilderness of Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains. The characters communicate a mythological narrative through…


27 January 2020 11:21AM
TSL

For the 15th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the OscarNominated Short Films. This is your annual chance to predict the winners – and have the edge in your Oscar pool! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t…


27 January 2020 11:18AM
TSL

In this new restoration of the iconic New Queer Cinema classic, Derek Jarman offers a postmodern take on Christopher Marlowe’s Elizabethan drama. Pleasureseeking King Edward II sets the stage for a palace revolt by taking as a lover the ambitious Piers Gaveston, who uses his…


27 January 2020 11:17AM
TSL

Bong Joon Ho brings his singular mastery home to Korea in this pitch-black modern fairytale. Meet the Park Family: the picture of aspirational wealth. And the Kim Family: rich in street smarts but not much else. Be it chance or fate, these two houses are…


27 January 2020 11:16AM
TSL

The latest from French master Bertrand Bonello (Nocturama). Haiti, 1962. A man is brought back from the dead only to be sent to the living hell of the sugarcane fields. In Paris, 55 years later, at a prestigious all-girls boarding school, Melissa, a young Haitian…


27 January 2020 11:15AM
TSL

A seemingly exemplary pillar of Guatemala City’s Evangelical Christian community, Pablo’s announcement that he intends to leave his wife for another man sends shock waves through the family. As Pablo tries to acclimate to his new life in the city’s gay subculture with the liberated…


25 January 2020 07:01PM
Enid Futterman

Last Thursday, our Congressman came to witness the wonder that the hamlet of Hillsdale has become.

It was getting dark by the time he made his remarks and answered questions for the SRO crowd at Town Hall, so many of the new and recent additions to…


24 January 2020 04:37PM
matt bua

Halt And Rethink: What The Heck Is Really Going On In Greene County?

Blog #1:
Preface by Matt Bua

I asked my wife, Cassidy, to stand up with me, to at least go on record about the truth, and together, we took an allotted 3 minutes that…


23 January 2020 08:42PM
Dan Udell

Formal meeting of the Council: Shown is high school student and aspiring surgeon Pierre Jeune of Hudson who was just presented with the MIKAH award by U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-19 on ML King Day. The award honors unsung heroes who live up to God’s…


20 January 2020 12:37PM
TSL

Music: Adolphe Adam
Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
Libretto: Théophile Gautier and Jean-Henry Saint-Georges

The young peasant girl Giselle dies of a broken heart when she learns that the man she loves, Albrecht, has betrayed her. Against her own will, she joins the Wilis, vengeful spirits of jilted brides who…


20 January 2020 12:36PM
TSL

When so many are struggling for connection, inspiration, and hope, Fantastic Fungi brings us together as interconnected creators of our world. A consciousness-shifting film that takes us on an immersive journey through time and scale into the magical earth beneath our feet, an underground network…


20 January 2020 12:35PM
TSL

Merce Cunningham’s artistic evolution over three decades of risk and discovery (1944 -1972), from his early years as a struggling dancer in postwar New York to his emergence as one of the world’s most visionary choreographers. The documentary weaves together Merce’s philosophies and stories, creating…


20 January 2020 12:35PM
TSL

In a yurt on the snow-covered fields of the North, Nanook and Sedna live following the traditions of their ancestors. Alone in the wilderness, they look like the last people on Earth. Nanook and Sedna’s traditional way of life starts changing. Hunting becomes more and…


20 January 2020 12:34PM
TSL

The new film by acclaimed artist and director Matthew Barney, creator of The Crewmaster Cycle, Drawing Restraint 9, and the film opera River of Fundament, unfolds as a series of hunts in the wilderness of Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains. The characters communicate a mythological narrative through…


20 January 2020 12:33PM
TSL

A dance-theater production from Stage Russia HD, recorded live at the Eifman Ballet in St. Petersburg and based on Fyodor Dostoevsky’s masterpiece. World renowned choreographer Boris Eifman presents a dramatic interpretation of the novel, using body language to explore the moral devastation of the Karamazovs.…


20 January 2020 12:31PM
TSL

Bong Joon Ho brings his singular mastery home to Korea in this pitch-black modern fairytale. Meet the Park Family: the picture of aspirational wealth. And the Kim Family: rich in street smarts but not much else. Be it chance or fate, these two houses are…


20 January 2020 12:29PM
TSL

A seemingly exemplary pillar of Guatemala City’s Evangelical Christian community, Pablo’s announcement that he intends to leave his wife for another man sends shock waves through the family. As Pablo tries to acclimate to his new life in the city’s gay subculture with the liberated…


20 January 2020 12:28PM
TSL

In this new restoration of the iconic New Queer Cinema classic, Derek Jarman offers a postmodern take on Christopher Marlowe’s Elizabethan drama. Pleasureseeking King Edward II sets the stage for a palace revolt by taking as a lover the ambitious Piers Gaveston, who uses his…


20 January 2020 12:24PM
TSL

Winter 1968: Showbiz legend Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger) arrives in Swinging London to perform in a sell-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened,…


20 January 2020 11:48AM
Cameron Melville

Club Helsinki Open Mic has been on Winter Sabbatical for the last four weeks.
Very excited to see everybody tomorrow night. Come on down and join the fun! Check out a variety of great local talent, or share what ya got!
Delicious food, satisfying libations and…


19 January 2020 09:27AM

Come along as Ghent’s Town Historian sheds some light on Ghent’s oldest road, Old Post Road, in West Ghent. Why is it called “Old Post Road”? Did Colonel Knox come through here? Where was Van Bramer’s tavern?


17 January 2020 09:39AM
Dan Udell

Meeting of residents to meet their 1st Ward and other city officials.


16 January 2020 09:35AM
Henry Diamond

Hello H(elsinki) H(udson) F(riend)s:

If you’ve lived in or around Hudson, N.Y., for any length of time, you must have stumbled upon Stephanie Monseu and Keith Nelson, the cofounders and leaders of Bindlestiff Family Cirkus. Having been based here for over a decade now,…


16 January 2020 09:31AM
Henry Diamond

Hello H(elsinki) H(udson) F(riend)s:

It comes around every year. No, not Christmas! (Well, yeah, that too.) I mean Elvis Presley’s birthday. Elvis’s birthday comes early in 2020 – January 8 – but that can’t stop us from celebrating on Friday, January 17, at 9pm, when once…

 

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