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Single Source Productions


Single Source is not just for singles. It’s a single source whose goal is to create an atmosphere for healthy fun for the over 50 with younger attitudes. It is a modern organization that demonstrates, high quality activities can be designed to help live an exciting, healthy lifestyle in spite of the aging process. Ellie and Jay want you to try us if you would like to do something other than, or in addition to, a traditional senior center.

SingleOur annual membership dues are $30 for registration and 1st year’s, $20 thereafter.


HEALTH & SAFETY TIPS

Don’t lick envelopes, walk with your head up, use car directional signal appropriately, make foot care a priority, drink water before and after meals and before bedtime. Hold on to banisters on stairs, don’t lick your fingers to turn pages, wash your hands, stay focused not distracting while driving. Keep medicines protected.


TRAVEL

Eastern Caribbean. New Carnival Vista, Nov. 5-16, 2016. Line dance with Ellie at the pre-Christmas celebration of the annual Single Source. Meet and greet on this fabulous new ship. Starts at $1179. Leave NYC, Amber Cove DR, San Juan, St. Thomas USVI, Antigua, St. Maarten. A $400 per person deposit is required to hold cabin. Keep Ellie (718) 379-4429 informed and call Cynthia to book it at (718) 379-0328.


TRAVEL TIPS

How to save space and use smaller luggage. Under ordinary circumstances, it is never necessary to pack for more than 1 week with interchangeable colors. Clothing items should be rolled to save space and to avoid ironing. Use the same clothes for the fist and last day when you are coming or going. Carry snacks when your meals are not included.


OTHER ACTIVITIES

(1) Line Dancing. The following are mostly, free dance classes in Co-op City and elsewhere. JASA Co-op City Classes from 10-11 a.m.

Feb. Einstein 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. Dreiser 4, 11, 18, 25.

Ellie’s other Line Dance sites: Castle Hill (Kips Bay) Wed. 1-2 p.m. Dc 37 Mon. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Robert Couche Tues. 1:30-3 p.m. RAIN Parkchester Fri. 10-11 a.m. RAIN Boston Secor Fri. 1-2 p.m.

Line dance teacher school is conducted on the third Saturday of each month.

AARP Smart Driver: For 10% insurance discount and point removal as well as pointers for dealing with age related issues.

This 6 hr. ($20 for members and $25 non-members) can be located by calling the AARP hotline 888-227-7669.

See videos on youtube.com/Facebook:log in to Ellie Minor

All that we send into the lives of others comes back into our own.

 

  

OTHER ACTIVITIES


(1) Line Dancing. The following are mostly, free dance classes in Co-op City and elsewhere. JASA Co-op City Classes from 10-11 a.m. Einstein, 135 Einstein Loop, Room 45. Dreiser, 177 Dreiser Loop, Auditorium.

AARP Smart Driver: For 10% insurance discount and point removal as well as pointers for dealing with age related issues.

This 6 hr. ($20 for members and $25 non-members). My next class to be scheduled will be February 24, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Castle Hill Senior Center for the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club. Please call Ellie at (718) 379-4429 for an appointment. If this date is not convenient another class can be located by call the AARP hotline at 888-227-7669.

Single Source Productions, 100 Elgar Place, 10B. imaminor377@yahoo.com, facebook.com and youtube.com.


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Westchester Broadway Theater Mainstage:



Annie Get Your Gun– September 14 - December 3, 2017



Seating 1. Doors Open 9:00 AM
Seating 2. Doors Open 12:30 PM.
Children 13 & under $27.00 per person plus tax.
Adults $40.00 per person plus tax.

 

Westchester Broadway Theatre

1 Broadway Plaza

Elmsford, NY 10526
www.BroadwayTheatre.com (914) 592-2222


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WESTCHESTER BROADWAY THEATRE

Is Proud To Present

THE CHRISTMAS VOYAGER

A Holiday Musical Adventure by Bob Fitzsimmons

November 22 – December 23, 2017

Direction and Choreography by Richard Stafford

Musical Direction by Shane Parus 

 

 

This Delightful Holiday Musical is a true celebration of the Season. All the splendor of Christmas is brought to life in a magical journey through Yuletides past. The holiday songs we all know and love are wrapped up in a heartwarming celebration of spirit that will delight audiences of all ages.

               “The star shone down upon the earth a dazzling silver beam while in a far-off galaxy the star was also seen. And so our voyager began his quest to reach that source of light.  Two thousand years to find his way and end his astral flight.”

Lost in a future time and desperate to return to his home galaxy, our Starman journeys back through time searching for that magical December 24th evening when three brilliant stars came together and changed the course of history.  Knowing that these same stars will set him on the right course toward home, Noel journeys around the world and touches down in a small town in America, The North Pole, Dickens' England and many other places on his quest.  The show features dazzling effects and many favorite Christmas songs, We Need A Little Christmas, Holly Jolly Christmas, Silver BellsIt’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas, Deck The Halls, Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, Let There Be Peace on Earth, We Wish You A Merry Christmas, Silent Night, and more.

 

The Book of The Christmas Voyager was written By Robert Fitzsimmons and Kathy Wheeler and Musical arrangements are by Steven Silverstein.  Our terrific cast includes Zach Trimmer as Noel, the Starman, Katie Scarlett BrunsonJoseph Cullinane, Jayson Elliott, Bonnie Fraser, Lily Lewis, Gary Lynch, Tony Triano,  Allyson Tucker, and Daniel Scott Walton. With Haylie Shea Cristiano and Molly Lyons alternating in the child roles.

Directed & Choreographed by Richard Stafford who has directed many shows at WBT including the recent hits, Annie Get Your Gun and Saturday Night Fever. He also directed Robert Fitzsimmons' delightful musical,Christmas Inn, presented at WBT in 2016,

Shane Parus returns as Musical Director after his recent success with Annie Get Your Gun.

 

The winning production team includes Steve Loftus (Set Designer), Andrew Gmoser (Lighting Designer), Mark Zuckerman (Sound Designer), Claudia Stephany (Costume Design), Victor Lukas (Production Stage Manager & Properties Design). Duane McDevitt is the ASM.

Zach Trimmer (Noel) Previous appearances at WBT include West Side Story (Tony) and South Pacific (Lt. Cable). National Tours: HairsprayAvenue Q.  Regional appearances include: Damn Yankees (Joe Hardy/Sacramento Music Circus), Gypsy (Tulsa/Pittsburgh CLO), West Side Story (Tony/Engeman), Thoroughly Modern Millie(Jimmy/Drayton), Avenue Q (Gateway, Ogunquit), La Cage Aux Folles (Jean-Michel/North Shore, TBTS), Grease(Danny/TBTS), Hairspray (Link/TBTS). Off-B’way: The “Bardy” Bunch (Greg).

Richard Stafford (Director/Choreographer) Returning to WBT, having directed and choreographed Saturday Night FeverShow Boat, Mary Poppins, The Wizard Of Oz, Guys & Dolls, Fiddler On The Roof, and many other shows in past seasons. On Broadway, Mr. Stafford was the choreographer for In My Life (Music Box Theatre), the associate choreographer for Aspects Of Love (Broadhurst Theatre), and dance supervisor for Cats (Winter Garden Theatre). Off-Broadway credits include choreography for A Tree Grows In Brooklyn (St. Clements). Internationally he was director/choreographer for The Full MontyJoseph...Dreamcoat (Mexico City), choreographer for Jesus Christ Superstar (Mexico City), Evita (Sydney), Cats (Mexico City, Buenos Aires) and director/choreographer for Cats(Copenhagen, Sao Paulo,Rio). National Tours include Cats (director/ choreographer), My Fair Lady (choreographer),Joseph...Dreamcoat (choreographer) and numerous Regional Theatre Productions.

Reservations:  Call (914) 592-2222. Also at: www.BroadwayTheatre.com    

Group Reservations:  Discounts for Groups of 20 or More: Call (914) 592-2225.

Luxury Boxes:  Call (914) 592-8730. For private parties of 6 to 22. Enjoy dining and theatre in an elegant private box. Additional features include an expanded dinner menu, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, private powder room, and Luxury Box reserved parking.

Show Times: Wednesday & Thursday & some Friday Matinees: Lunch: 11:30 am & Show 1 pm.

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Evenings: Dinner: 6:30 pm & Show: 8 pm.

Sunday Matinees: Lunch: 12 pm & Show: 1:30 pm

Sunday Evenings: Dinner: 5:30 pm & Show: 7 pm.

Ticket Prices: 2017 prices: Dinner & Show range between $56.00 and $84.00 PLUS TAX depending on the performances chosen. Beverage Service & Gratuities are not included in the ticket price. Discounts are available for children, students, and senior citizens at selected performances. Also check the website for on-going Special Offers! More news at: www.BroadwayTheatre.com

WBT Mainstage:
The Christmas Voyager
 – November 30 - December 23, 2017

Neil Berg's 100 Years Of Broadway - December 28- December 31, 2017 - 5 Performances Only!

The Night The Music Lived - January 4th - 7th, 2018 - 6 Performances Only!

A Chorus Line – January 11 - April 1, 2018

 

 

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WESTCHESTER BROADWAY THEATRE

Is Proud To Present

THE CHRISTMAS VOYAGER

A Holiday Musical Adventure by Bob Fitzsimmons

November 22 – December 23, 2017

Direction and Choreography by Richard Stafford

Musical Direction by Shane Parus 

 

 

This Delightful Holiday Musical is a true celebration of the Season. All the splendor of Christmas is brought to life in a magical journey through Yuletides past. The holiday songs we all know and love are wrapped up in a heartwarming celebration of spirit that will delight audiences of all ages.

            “The star shone down upon the earth a dazzling silver beam while in a far-off galaxy the star was also seen. And so our voyager began his quest to reach that source of light.  Two thousand years to find his way and end his astral flight.”

Lost in a future time and desperate to return to his home galaxy, our Starman journeys back through time searching for that magical December 24th evening when three brilliant stars came together and changed the course of history.  Knowing that these same stars will set him on the right course toward home, Noel journeys around the world and touches down in a small town in America, The North Pole, Dickens' England and many other places on his quest.  The show features dazzling effects and many favorite Christmas songs, We Need A Little Christmas, Holly Jolly Christmas, Silver BellsIt’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas, Deck The Halls, Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, Let There Be Peace on Earth, We Wish You A Merry Christmas, Silent Night, and more.   

Our terrific cast includes Zach Trimmer as Noel, the Starman, Katie BrunsonJayson Elliott, Bonnie Fraser, Lily Lewis, Tony Triano,  Allyson Tucker, and Daniel Scott Walton.

 

The Book of The Christmas Voyager was written By Robert Fitzsimmons and Kathy Wheeler and Musical arrangements are bySteven Silverstein.  Robert Fitzsimmons, who passed away in 1992, wrote The Christmas Voyager, as well as several other Christmas Shows which he directed and produced here at WBT and at An Evening Dinner Theatre. He was a gifted Playwright of Children’s Theatre and an accomplished Director. 

 

Directed & Choreographed by Richard Stafford who has directed many shows at WBT including the recent hits, Annie Get Your Gun and Saturday Night Fever. Shane Parus returns as Musical Director after his recent success with Annie Get Your Gun.

The winning production team includes Steve Loftus (Set Designer), Andrew Gmoser (Lighting Designer), Mark Zuckerman(Sound Designer), Claudia Stephany (Costume Design), Victor Lukas (Production Stage Manager & Properties Design). Duane McDevitt is the ASM.

Zach Trimmer (Noel) Previous appearances at WBT include West Side Story (Tony) and  South Pacific (Lt. Cable). National Tours: HairsprayAvenue Q.  Regional apperances include: Damn Yankees (Joe Hardy/Sacramento Music Circus), Gypsy(Tulsa/Pittsburgh CLO), West Side Story (Tony/Engeman), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Jimmy/Drayton), Avenue Q (Gateway, Ogunquit), La Cage Aux Folles (Jean-Michel/North Shore, TBTS), Grease (Danny/TBTS), Hairspray (Link/TBTS). Off-B’way: The “Bardy” Bunch (Greg).

 

Richard Stafford (Director/Choreographer) Returning to WBT, having directed and choreographed Saturday Night FeverShow Boat, Mary Poppins, The Wizard Of Oz, Guys & Dolls, Fiddler On The Roof, and many other shows in past seasons. On Broadway, Mr. Stafford was the choreographer for In My Life (Music Box Theatre), the associate choreographer for Aspects Of Love (Broadhurst Theatre), and dance supervisor for Cats (Winter Garden Theatre). Off-Broadway credits include choreography for A Tree Grows In Brooklyn (St. Clements). Internationally he was director/choreographer for The Full Monty,Joseph...Dreamcoat (Mexico City), choreographer for Jesus Christ Superstar (Mexico City), Evita (Sydney), Cats (Mexico City, Buenos Aires) and director/choreographer for Cats (Copenhagen, Sao Paulo,Rio). National Tours include Cats (director/ choreographer), My Fair Lady (choreographer), Joseph...Dreamcoat (choreographer) and numerous Regional Theatre Productions.

 

Reservations:  Call (914) 592-2222. Also at: www.BroadwayTheatre.com    

Group Reservations:  Discounts for Groups of 20 or More: Call (914) 592-2225.

Luxury Boxes:  Call (914) 592-8730. For private parties of 6 to 22. Enjoy dining and theatre in an elegant private box. Additional features include an expanded dinner menu, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, private powder room, and Luxury Box reserved parking.

Show Times: Wednesday & Thursday & some Friday Matinees: Lunch: 11:30 am & Show 1 pm.

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Evenings: Dinner: 6:30 pm & Show: 8 pm.

Sunday Matinees: Lunch: 12 pm & Show: 1:30 pm

Sunday Evenings: Dinner: 5:30 pm & Show: 7 pm.

Ticket Prices: 2017 prices: Dinner & Show range between $56.00 and $84.00 PLUS TAX depending on the performances chosen. Beverage Service & Gratuities are not included in the ticket price. Discounts are available for children, students, and senior citizens at selected performances. Also check the website for on-going Special Offers! More news at: www.BroadwayTheatre.com

WBT Mainstage:
The Christmas Voyager
 – November 30 - December 23, 2017

Neil Berg's 100 Years Of Broadway - December 28- December 31, 2017 - 5 Performances Only!

The Night The Music Lived - January 4th - 7th, 2018 - 6 Performances Only!

A Chorus Line – January 11 - April 1, 2018


 

Lighthouse Guild’s Vocal Ensemble Will Spread Holiday Cheer During One-Day Caroling Tour in Manhattan


Come celebrate the holidays with Lighthouse Guild’s Filomen M. D’Agostino Greenberg Music School vocal ensemble as they go caroling uptown, downtown and all-around Manhattan on Wednesday, December 13. The Music School’s vocal ensemble includes student vocalists who are blind or visually impaired as well as faculty and volunteers. 

 HOLIDAY CAROLING SCHEDULE

11:00am NY Harbor Healthcare Lobby, 423 East 23rd St., (at First Ave.)
   
12:00pm Manhattan Borough President’s Office—Gale Brewer, One Centre Street, 19th floor,
  New York, NY 10027
   
1:00pm Indoor Lobby, 1285 Avenue of the Americas (between 51st and 52nd Streets)
   
2:00pm Bloomberg Tower, 731 Lexington Avenue

Lighthouse Guild’s Filomen M. D’Agostino Greenberg Music School is a celebrated community music school with 130 students ranging in age from five to ninety-five and is dedicated to helping people pursue music in the context of living with challenges posed by vision loss. Since its founding in 1913, the Music School has embodied a unique role as the prime location for quality music instruction serving students with vision loss.

All programs at Lighthouse Guild’s Filomen M. D’Agostino Greenberg Music School are made possible, in part, by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Councils.

About Lighthouse Guild
Lighthouse Guild, based in New York, is the leading not-for-profit healthcare organization dedicated to addressing and preventing vision loss through coordinated vision and health services. With Lighthouse Guild, people who are at risk for, or affected by, vision loss have access to all the resources necessary to lead full, independent and productive lives. Lighthouse Guild’s Filomen M. D’Agostino Greenberg Music School, founded in 1913, is the only community music school in the US for people who are blind or visually impaired and is dedicated to helping individuals pursue their interest and study of music while addressing the challenges presented by vision loss. For more information, visit Lighthouseguild.org.

Contact: Bryan Dotson, Manners Dotson Group
  917-796-8632bdotson@mannersdotson.com

 

 

 


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Starlight Park, Part 2: A 21st Century World Exposition of 
Science, Art and Technology  
 
on view through December 30th, 2017 
 
at 
Hell Gate Arts
Gallery Hours: Wed - Fri 3-6PM and Sat 1-5PM

 


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Tuesday December  19 at 5:00 pm- Menorah lighting at Graham Triangle Park270 East 137th St. Bx nY 10454....Join us for hot latkes,donuts,music and fun. 


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