(11/5) Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

On Sunday, November 5th at 2PM, we present the closing event of our 2017 season—a celebration of flamenco music and dance. Members of Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, one of America’s premier Spanish dance companies, will perform an entertaining and educational program in colorful, traditional costumes. Four artists—two dancers, a singer, and a guitarist—will demonstrate the flamenco dance […]

(10/1) Barn Tour

Our first Barn Tour fundraiser is Sunday, October 1st, from 11AM to 4PM! Take a self-guided tour of structures in the Hobart-Bloomville-Bovina area that characterize our region’s agricultural heritage and hilly farmland. Get an up-close look at iconic bank and ramp-style barns, the cupolas that decorate and ventilate them, their timber frames, and the stone foundations upon which […]

Heads Up! Multimedia Silent Auction Fundraiser

A thousand thanks to the contributors of the “Heads Up!” fundraising exhibit! Liz Hoheusle • Jessamee Sanders • Jill Tannone • Gerry Gomez Pearlberg • Yemana Sanders • Lanny Harrison • John Jackson •  Caitlyn Davey • Abby Kinsley • Richard Kathmann • Lisa Jacobson • Annie Hayes • Alan Herman • Drew Herman • […]

West Kortright Fair 2017 (Thank you’s)

A thousand thanks to everyone who joined us for our 12th Annual Labor Day Extravaganza! Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors: CADE, Pure Catskills, Townsquare Media, The Daily Star, Community Bank, Scoville-Meno Honda, Preferred Mutual, and Five Star Subaru. Extra thanks to the A. Lindsay and Olive B. O’Connor Foundation and Robert B. and Addie P. Thomson […]

East Meets West Theater Workshop Series (August)

The West Kortright Centre is offering its eighth annual East Meets West theater workshop series for teens and adults this August. Taught by actress and performance artist Lanny Harrison, the workshop will be held on four Thursdays: August 10, 17, 24, and 31, from 7–9 PM, off-site at the instructor’s East Meredith barn studio. The […]

Many thanks to our 2017 sponsors and playbill advertisers!

Please support the local businesses and organizations that support the West Kortright Centre! Bruce Aaronson, DDS Area Sewage Disposal Services Artisans’ Guild Artware Autumn Cafe Awestruck Ciders B-Side Ballroom James M. Bercovitz, PsyD. Brewery Ommegang Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship Catskill Food Company Catskill Recreation Center C.E. Kiff Inc. Clark Companies Cleinman Performance Partners […]

(Through 8/26) Paintings by Erik Schoonebeek

Erik Schoonebeek grew up in Delhi, NY and counts his experiences at the West Kortright Centre as being formative to becoming an artist and an adult. The WKC is now pleased to feature Schoonebeek as its next exhibiting artist. His solo show opens on Friday, July 14th, with a reception from 5-7PM. This event is […]

Executive Director Search

The West Kortright Centre seeks a visionary and enthusiastic Executive Director with a successful background in leadership, fundraising, and the performing arts.   S/he must be a strategic thinker, a passionate self-starter, a conscientious relationship builder, and an inspiring leader who can bring diverse views into a cohesive vision for the organization’s future. The West Kortright […]

Thank you!

*Thank you so very much for being a part of our community!* A thousand thanks to all of our volunteers, members, sponsors, staff, board members, performers, playbill advertisers, and audience members for a phenomenal 2017 season! Looking for ways to show your love and appreciation for The WKC? Become a 2018 WKC Member Contribute to […]

2017 is the 30th Anniversary of the Young People’s Theater Arts Workshops program!

This July, Shakespeare, Costume, & Tech students will produce a special performance of A Midsummer’s Night Dream. Stay tuned for registration details and information about the *alumni reunion*! (Alums, here’s a Facebook group for you!) Theater Games (ages 6-9) Introduction to Acting (ages 9-12) FULL! Shakespeare (ages 13-19) Costume Design (ages 12-19) Technical Theater: Sound, […]