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50 shows go on sale

  |   September 11, 2012  |  Comment

Just added:

Graham Parker & The Rumour Reunion,

Lewis Black, David Sedaris, Ralphie May


Plus single tickets go on sale for:

 12 Met Live in HD broadcasts

and 5 Hudson Valley Philharmonic symphony concerts!

 The Bardavon is pleased to announce that 50 shows will go on sale at its two theaters: its namesake Bardavon 1869 Opera House in Poughkeepsie, and the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston, on Tuesday, September 11 for the general public.

This is the Bardavon’s seventh full season presenting performances at both venues since it took over management of UPAC in May 2006. This season promises to continue a rich and diverse roster of events featuring great music, cinema, theater, dance and comedy. Also anticipated are the exceptional international Daytime Performance Series, the exhilarating Hudson Valley Philharmonic (HVP) symphonic season, and the fourth year of the widely popular Met Live in HD opera broadcasts.

Bardavon Box Office                                      UPAC Box Office

35 Market Street                                             602 Broadway

Poughkeepsie                                                 Kingston

845.473.2072                                                  845.339.6088


Tickets for the general public go on sale on September 11, 11:00 am, and are available at both box offices and through TicketMaster at 800.745.3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

(Member benefits are not available through TicketMaster.)


The Bardavon and UPAC are wheelchair accessible and offer an infra-red listening device for the hearing impaired. For more information, go to www.bardavon.org.



2012-2013 BARDAVON/UPAC Season*

All performances are at the Bardavon unless otherwise indicated.


September 9               Michael McDonald @ HITS

September 13             Coheed and Cambria @ UPAC

September 30             Steve Earle

October 13                  HVP w/ Vladimir Feltsman

October 14                  Asia 30th Anniversary Reunion Tour @ UPAC

October 20                  Met Live in HD: L’ Elisir d’ Amore – encore presentation

October 20                  Ralphie May @ UPAC

October 21                  Keb’ Mo’ Band

October 26                  FILM: Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde- w/ Juan Cardona Jr. on Wurlitzer Organ

October 27                  Met Live in HD: Otello @ UPAC

October 28                  Black Violin – Family matinee

November 2                FILM: Godzilla @ UPAC

November 3                HVP w/ Jiyoung Lee – 2012 HVP String Competition Winner

November 4                Banjo Summit w/ Béla Fleck, Tony Trischka, Bill Keith & more

November 8                Matinees & Music: Tribute to the Big Bands

November 9                FILM: The Maltese Falcon

November 10              Met Live in HD: The Tempest

November 13              DAYTIME: Paige in Full**

November 16              FILM: The Blues Brothers @ UPAC

November 25              Graham Parker & The Rumour: 30th Anniversary Reunion

November 27-29         Menopause the Musical

November 30              Celebration of Lights Parade – Main Street, Poughkeepsie

November 30              FILM: Pee Wee’s Big Adventure

November 30              Ulster Ballet: A Christmas Carol @ UPAC

December 1                Met Live in HD: La Clemenza di Tito

December 1                A John Waters Christmas

December 1-2             Ulster Ballet: A Christmas Carol @ UPAC

December 6-7             DAYTIME: The Nutcracker**

December 8                Met Live in HD: Un Ballo in Maschera @ UPAC

December 8-9             The Nutcracker

December 14              FILM: The Sound of Music @ UPAC

December 15              Met Live in HD: Aida

January 12                  Met Live in HD: Les Troyens

January 18                  John Pinette @ UPAC

January 19                  Met Live in HD: Maria Stuarda

January 20                  Paco Peña Flamenco Music & Dance

February 1                  DAYTIME: The Ugly Duckling/ Tortoise & the Hare**

February 8                  FILM: North by Northwest @ UPAC

February 15                FILM: The Way We Were

February 16                Met Live in HD: Rigoletto

February 17                Lewis Black @ UPAC

March 2                       Met Live in HD: Parsifal @ UPAC

March 5                       DAYTIME: Guess How Much I Love You & My Little Storybook @ UPAC**

March 6                       DAYTIME: Guess How Much I Love You & My Little Storybook**

March 8                       FILM: Annie Hall

March 10                     HVP String Competition @ Skinner Hall, Vassar College

March 15                     FILM: The Breakfast Club @ UPAC

March 16                     HVP w/ Haochen Zhang- Van Cliburn Gold Medalist

March 19                     DAYTIME: HVP Young People’s Concerts**

March 23                     Met Live in HD: Francesca da Rimini- encore presentation

April 5                          David Sedaris

April 6                          HVP w/ Fran Duffy- HVP Principal Harp

April 11                        Matinees & Music – The Corvettes – Doo Wop Revue

April 12                        FILM:  Young Frankenstein @ UPAC

April 19                        FILM: The Magnificent Seven

April 25                        DAYTIME: The Gruffalo**

April 27                        Met Live in HD: Giulio Cesare

May 4                          HVP w/ Inbal Segev

May 16                        Hip Hop Theater – School residency culmination performance

June 2                         Dinosaur Petting Zoo – Family matinee

June 3                         DAYTIME: Dinosaur Petting Zoo**

June 13                       Circus Goes Green – School residency culmination performance


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