BY GEORGE J. DACRE
Antrim Playhouse in Wesley Hills announces auditions for “Breaking Legs” to be performed in March and April of 2018. Dates are Monday, December 4 and Tuesday, December 5, both at 7 p.m. at Helen Hayes Studios in Nyack. Callbacks will be Thursday, December 7 at 7 p.m. Information on auditions and roles available from director Melinda Pinto at [email protected]or www.antimplayhouse.com. Antrim is looking for volunteers to help in all aspects of the show. Contact Kim Farewell at howsjuliAmsn.com.
Empire City Casino in Yonkers says the late Tom Petty will be remembered with the Tom Petty Tribute Band Damn The Torpedoes at the Casino Thursday December 14 at 8 p.m. Petty died October 2. Information at www.empirecitycasino.com.
Rockland Youth Ensemble Senior Company will perform “The Nutcracker” at Rockland Community College Cultural Arts Theatre, at 1 and 4 p.m. December 9 and 10. The Junior Dance Ensemble will perform it December 2 and 3 at 1 and 4 p.m. at North Rockland High School. Visit rocklandyouthensemble.org.
The Bossy Frog Band at the Nyack Center to be held December 28. Contact ArtsRock.org. The band is composed of Alice Becker, Jeffrey Friedberg and Jill Liflander and Joe Angelori.
The Lovin’ Spoonfull one night only, Friday, December 8 at 8 p.m. at Tarrytown Music Hall, Tarrytown along with the Vogues and the Happenings, with Terry Sylvester and Dennis Tufano. Call 914-292-3942. The Mavericks December 6 and 7.
Shades Repertory Theatre in Garnerville with their production of “A Raisin In the Sun” on November 30 and December 1 and 2 at Garner Arts Center. Directed by Joe Albert Lima. Call 845-675-8044.
Borderline Folk Music Club presenting The Mountain Oysters Band in an acoustic music jam Sunday December 10 at the Nanuet Public Library. It will be Wild Bill Jones and his American song Revue. Bring your instruments and join in. Admission is $15, members $10. Contact www.borderlinefolkmusicclub.org.
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinetist playing Classical Music and Klezmer with Anna Polonsky on piano and Deborah Pae on cello, with a special appearance by Cantor Sally Neff and Stephen Iger on piano doing Gershwin, Bernstein and more at the Reform Temple of Rockland in Upper Nyack. It will be December 16 Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Contact ArtsRock.org.