Experience art in Tivoli

Tivoli's arts vibe is palpable. As a center of creativity - from world-class live performance to emerging artists - Tivoli boasts award-winning entertainment, artisans and music unlike any other village in the region.

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Kaatsbaan ● cultural park for dance

On 153 bucolic acres in Tivoli, Kaatsbaan offers residencies to dancers, choreographers and dance companies from around the world. Public performances are presented during the Spring and Fall seasons, and special programs include the world-renowned summer intensive Extreme Ballet® and the Kaatsbaan Academy of Dance.


Phyllis Palmer Art

Phyllis Palmer is a long-time Tivoli resident and celebrated artist whose works include study of human figures, frescos, sculpture, mosaics and public art. Her light-filled studio is open on select weekends throughout the year, or by appointment. Contact her for details.


Storyhorse Documentary Theater

Storyhorse is a documentary theater project whose stories are inspired by transcribed conversations with the people of our communities, historical documents and other primary sources. These stories focus on the social, political, environmental and medical issues we face and are brought to life by actors in multimedia staged readings.


Tangent Theatre Company

Tangent is one of the most respected professional theater companies in the Hudson Valley. In their intimate Carpenter Shop Theater, Tangent presents character-driven works, their NEWvember New Plays Festival and special events, along with their popular pub readings at Traghaven Whiskey Pub and other select locations. Hours vary based on productions; pub readings on select Sundays throughout the year.


Tivoli Artists Gallery

Tivoli Artists Gallery is a fine arts gallery representing an impressive 30+ Hudson Valley artists. Member work includes: painting, sculpture, jewelry, photography, ceramics, illustration, digital art, printmaking and more. New exhibits monthly.

MICK LYNCH, courtesy Mulography - Anthony Mulcahy

MICK LYNCH, courtesy Mulography - Anthony Mulcahy

Live Music

Hear established and emerging artists up close and personal. Catch Irish sessions, a Hootenany and independent gigs at Traghaven Whiskey Pub, or special musical events and concerts at The Sanctuary at Murray's. Visit their websites to see what's coming up next!