6 episodes

Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

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Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    The Park Presents: Chestnut Grove

    The Park Presents: Chestnut Grove

    Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    Hosted by Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation), The Park Presents will begin its journey by introducing you to the artists behind our Summer Series Concerts held at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. This free concert series will feature local artists beginning at 7pm. Bring along a chair or blanket - and some friends - and enjoy!

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    This week we are chatting with James Daniel (lead vocals, drums, acoustic guitar) and Dee Gerhardt (lead vocals, drums, acoustic guitar, electric guitar) of Chestnut Grove, a five-piece rock n roll band from the suburbs of Philadelphia.

    Chestnut Grove will be the fifth and final performers in our 2022 Summer Series Concerts on July 29th, 2022 at the Crandall Park Bandshell.

    Facebook:

    @ChestnutGroveBand

    Instagram:

    @chestnutgrove

    Spotify:

    open.spotify.com/artist/1GoofuMRUMeaIrdibgk1Hv

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    Host: Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation)
    Music: "Say Hello" - Fort Vine (Trevor Tunison & Nyna Nelson - www.fortvine.com)
    Sound Engineer: Chris Reed Jr. (Glens Falls Music Academy, Glens Falls, NY - www.glensfallsmusicacademy.com)

    The Park Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Glens Falls community by providing a venue for quality and affordable entertainment and educational opportunities in the performing arts.

    This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. The Park Theater would like to recognize the support of the City of Glens Falls and Touba Family Foundation, as well as their series sponsors The Queensbury Hotel, Gallagher Insurance, High Road Transport LLC, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Barton International, Adirondack Trust Co., Amsure, Cifone Construction Co., Glens Falls Chronicle, Future Technologies Inc and NYS Music.

    For more information on upcoming events, volunteering, membership, donation and sponsorship opportunities, visit parktheatergf.com or phone (518) 792-1150.

    FB: @ParkTheaterGF | TW: @ParkTheater_GF | IG: @parktheatergf

    • 37 min
    The Park Presents: Hartley's Encore

    The Park Presents: Hartley's Encore

    Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    Hosted by Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation), The Park Presents will begin its journey by introducing you to the artists behind our Summer Series Concerts held at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. This free concert series will feature local artists beginning at 7pm. Bring along a chair or blanket - and some friends - and enjoy!

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    This week we are chatting with Luke Malamood (lead vocals, keys, hammond organ, percussion) of Hartley’s Encore, a funk/soul band from Albany, NY.

    Hartley’s Encore will be the fourth performers in our 2022 Summer Series Concerts on July 22nd, 2022 at the Crandall Park Bandshell.

    Website:
    hartleysencore.com

    Facebook:
    @hartleysencore

    Instagram:
    @hartleysencore

    Spotify:
    open.spotify.com/artist/202LQa8fZe5V5EBdoPtpGQ

    YouTube:
    youtube.com/channel/UCAkVWYxzEtPBDi_4dWJChdg

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    Host: Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation)
    Music: "Say Hello" - Fort Vine (Trevor Tunison & Nyna Nelson - www.fortvine.com)
    Sound Engineer: Chris Reed Jr. (Glens Falls Music Academy, Glens Falls, NY - www.glensfallsmusicacademy.com)

    The Park Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Glens Falls community by providing a venue for quality and affordable entertainment and educational opportunities in the performing arts.

    This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. The Park Theater would like to recognize the support of the City of Glens Falls and Touba Family Foundation, as well as their series sponsors The Queensbury Hotel, Gallagher Insurance, High Road Transport LLC, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Barton International, Adirondack Trust Co., Amsure, Cifone Construction Co., Glens Falls Chronicle, Future Technologies Inc. and NYS Music.

    For more information on upcoming events, volunteering, membership, donation and sponsorship opportunities, visit parktheatergf.com or phone (518) 792-1150.

    FB: @ParkTheaterGF | TW: @ParkTheater_GF | IG: @parktheatergf

    • 32 min
    The Park Presents: Josh Morris Band

    The Park Presents: Josh Morris Band

    Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    Hosted by Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation), The Park Presents will begin its journey by introducing you to the artists behind our Summer Series Concerts held at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. This free concert series will feature local artists beginning at 7pm. Bring along a chair or blanket - and some friends - and enjoy!

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    This week we are chatting with Josh Morris of the Josh Morris Band. Josh is drummer, producer and songwriter who often performs with bands such as Hasty Page, Girl Blue and Dark Honey.

    Best described as “70’s Singer/Songwriter meets 90’s Alt/Rock,” the Josh Morris Band will be making their debut as the third performers in our 2022 Summer Series Concerts on July 15th, 2022 at the Crandall Park Bandshell.

    Website:
    joshmorrismusic.com/about

    Facebook:
    @heftylefty97

    Instagram:
    @joshmorrismusic

    TikTok:
    @joshmorrismusic

    YouTube:
    youtube.com/channel/UChDSm1pnBZ14h2DhBQuS39Q?view_as=subscriber

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    Host: Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation)
    Music: "Say Hello" - Fort Vine (Trevor Tunison & Nyna Nelson - www.fortvine.com)
    Sound Engineer: Chris Reed Jr. (Glens Falls Music Academy, Glens Falls, NY - www.glensfallsmusicacademy.com)

    The Park Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Glens Falls community by providing a venue for quality and affordable entertainment and educational opportunities in the performing arts.

    This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. The Park Theater would like to recognize the support of the City of Glens Falls and Touba Family Foundation, as well as their series sponsors The Queensbury Hotel, Gallagher Insurance, High Road Transport LLC, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Barton International, Adirondack Trust Co., Amsure, Cifone Construction Co., Glens Falls Chronicle, Future Technologies Inc. and NYS Music.

    For more information on upcoming events, volunteering, membership, donation and sponsorship opportunities, visit parktheatergf.com or phone (518) 792-1150.

    FB: @ParkTheaterGF | TW: @ParkTheater_GF | IG: @parktheatergf

    • 27 min
    The Park Presents: Dylan Perrillo Orchestra

    The Park Presents: Dylan Perrillo Orchestra

    Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    Hosted by Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation), The Park Presents will begin its journey by introducing you to the artists behind our Summer Series Concerts held at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. This free concert series will feature local artists beginning at 7pm. Bring along a chair or blanket - and some friends - and enjoy!

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    This week we are chatting with David Perrillo (bassist and bandleader) of the Dylan Perrillo Orchestra, an 11-piece big band based out of Albany, New York. 

    The Dylan Perrillo Orchestra will be the second performers in our 2022 Summer Series Concerts on July 8th, 2022 at the Crandall Park Bandshell.

    Instagram: @dylan.perrillo

    YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUewrh7M_rE

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    Host: Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation)
    Music: "Say Hello" - Fort Vine (Trevor Tunison & Nyna Nelson - www.fortvine.com)
    Sound Engineer: Chris Reed Jr. (Glens Falls Music Academy, Glens Falls, NY - www.glensfallsmusicacademy.com)

    The Park Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Glens Falls community by providing a venue for quality and affordable entertainment and educational opportunities in the performing arts.

    This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. The Park Theater would like to recognize the support of the City of Glens Falls and Touba Family Foundation, as well as their series sponsors The Queensbury Hotel, Gallagher Insurance, High Road Transport LLC, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Barton International, Adirondack Trust Co., Amsure, Cifone Construction Co., Glens Falls Chronicle, Future Technologies Inc. and NYS Music.

    For more information on upcoming events, volunteering, membership, donation and sponsorship opportunities, visit parktheatergf.com or phone (518) 792-1150.

    FB: @ParkTheaterGF | TW: @ParkTheater_GF | IG: @parktheatergf

    • 35 min
    The Park Presents: Let's Be Dead

    The Park Presents: Let's Be Dead

    Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    Hosted by Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation), The Park Presents will begin its journey by introducing you to the artists behind our Summer Series Concerts held at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. This free concert series will feature local artists beginning at 7pm. Bring along a chair or blanket - and some friends - and enjoy!

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    This week we are chatting with Karl Bertrand (@karlbemusic) of Let’s Be Dead - a Grateful Dead Tribute band made up of members from the former group, Let’s Be Leonard.

    Let’s Be Dead will be the first performers in our 2022 Summer Series Concerts at the Crandall Park Bandshell on July 1st, 2022.

    Let's Be Dead Lineup:
    Karl Bertrand (Guitar, Vocals)
    Matt Griffin (Guitar, Vocals)
    Evan Marrè (Bass Guitar, Vocals)
    Connor Dunn (Tenor Sax)
    John JP Hubbs (Keyboards)
    Paul Guay (Drums)
    Sam Zucchini (Drums)

    Karl Bertrand:
    karl-bertrand.com/music

    Matt Griffin:
    griffbot.bandcamp.com/album/everyday-a-little-something

    Evan Marrè:
    russel.bandcamp.com

    Josh, Evan Marrè + Matt Griffin:
    fivekillrecords.com/artists/blue_ranger

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    Host: Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation)
    Music: "Say Hello" - Fort Vine (Trevor Tunison & Nyna Nelson - www.fortvine.com)
    Sound Engineer: Chris Reed Jr. (Glens Falls Music Academy, Glens Falls, NY - www.glensfallsmusicacademy.com)

    The Park Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Glens Falls community by providing a venue for quality and affordable entertainment and educational opportunities in the performing arts.

    This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. The Park Theater would like to recognize the support of the City of Glens Falls and Touba Family Foundation, as well as their series sponsors The Queensbury Hotel, Gallagher Insurance, High Road Transport LLC, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Barton International, Adirondack Trust Co., Amsure, Cifone Construction Co., Glens Falls Chronicle, Future Technologies Inc. and NYS Music.

    For more information on upcoming events, volunteering, membership, donation and sponsorship opportunities, visit parktheatergf.com or phone (518) 792-1150.

    FB: @ParkTheaterGF | TW: @ParkTheater_GF | IG: @parktheatergf

    • 29 min
    The Park Presents: Intro Episode

    The Park Presents: Intro Episode

    Welcome to The Park Presents Podcast. The Park Theater is a premier entertainment venue in downtown Glens Falls, New York. Throughout the year, we present a variety of events including our highly-anticipated season that runs from September to May showcasing local and internationally touring artists - in addition to community outreach programming and so much more.

    Hosted by Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation), The Park Presents will begin its journey by introducing you to the artists behind our Summer Series Concerts held at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. This free concert series will feature local artists beginning at 7pm. Bring along a chair or blanket - and some friends - and enjoy!

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    Host: Chris Ristau (Executive Director, The Park Theater Foundation)
    Music: "Say Hello" - Fort Vine (Trevor Tunison & Nyna Nelson - www.fortvine.com)
    Sound Engineer: Chris Reed Jr. (Glens Falls Music Academy, Glens Falls, NY - www.glensfallsmusicacademy.com)

    The Park Theater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Glens Falls community by providing a venue for quality and affordable entertainment and educational opportunities in the performing arts.

    This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. The Park Theater would like to recognize the support of the City of Glens Falls and Touba Family Foundation, as well as their series sponsors The Queensbury Hotel, Gallagher Insurance, High Road Transport LLC, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Barton International, Adirondack Trust Co., Amsure, Cifone Construction Co., Glens Falls Chronicle, Future Technologies Inc. and NYS Music.

    For more information on upcoming events, volunteering, membership, donation and sponsorship opportunities, visit parktheatergf.com or phone (518) 792-1150.

    FB: @ParkTheaterGF | TW: @ParkTheater_GF | IG: @parktheatergf

    • 4 min