Stage & Screen

Harry’s next act: Water St. Market developer revels in new stage of his career

Harry’s next act: Water St. Market developer revels in new stage of his career

Live theater, Lipstein said, can be subversive in a powerful and positive way. People enter a theater hoping merely to be entertained. But if a truthful moment happens, if the connection is made between what and who is onstage, people leave the theater feeling more empathetic, less encumbered by those personas, than when they entered. You can see the world premiere of Hannah Benitez’s Adaptive Radiation at the new Denizen Theatre in New Paltz on Wednesdays-Saturdays, December 6-30.

PAW’s 4 by Ives

PAW’s 4 by Ives

4 by Ives runs for two more weekends at Woodstock’s Mescal Hornbeck Community Center, 56 Rock City Road. Performance dates are: Fridays and Saturdays November 23, 24, 30, and December 1 at 8 p.m.; Sundays November 25, and December 2 at 1:30 p.m.

TSL to screen North Pole, NY

TSL to screen North Pole, NY

Friday, Nov. 30: The site was eventually awarded its own zip code as the town of North Pole, NY. It was small and quaint and sort of tacky, with a literal frozen pole as its centerpiece. But moles working for Walt Disney were drawn there to study up on how to create a themed tourist attraction, taking what they learned back to Anaheim.