Thank you for another amazing season!


The Bumper Jacksons closed out the 2016 season with their top-notch old-time music.

Our 2016 season has been a whirlwind of of stellar music and wonderful people!
Now we begin the process all over again…
There are many ways to support The WKC as we prepare for the our 2017 season:
• Become a member
• Make a tax-deductible donation to the 2017 Program Fund Drive
• Make a tax-deductible donation to the WKC Endowment Drive
• Ask your employer about matching gifts
• Become a Sponsor
• Advertise in the next playbill
• Shop using AmazonSmile
• Review The WKC on Yelp, Facebook, and/or Google!
•Send us your WKC photos!
Thank you, as always, for being a part of our community!


2016 print materials:

2016 brochure  (overview of season schedule)
2016 playbill (detailed descriptions & history, with ads from wonderful local businesses and organizations)

Celebrating the Arts & Life in the Catskills since 1975!


The West Kortright Centre is a thriving arts & community center in a bucolic farm valley that has been celebrating the arts and life in the northern Catskills since 1975.

Outstanding Performances
Shakespeare in the Valley
Compelling Workshops
Stellar Gallery Exhibits
Annual Gala Dance
Landscape & Garden Tour
• Glorious Wedding Spot

Legendary Performers Past & Present

The Centre, known for presenting fine programming in an acoustically warm and intimate auditorium, has enticed hundreds of musicians, actors, writers and other performers from as far away as Ireland, Italy, Zaire, Ukraine, Jamaica, Angola, Palestine, Uganda, Cuba, Haiti, Peru, Zimbabwe, Mali, Sweden, Morocco, Israel, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Argentina, and Brazil.

Artists presented at The West Kortright Centre include composers John Cage, Meredith Monk, Peter Schickele, and Virgil Thomson; poets Allen Ginsberg, Sekou Sundiata, and Hayden Carruth; [Read More…]