Philipstown Recreation Department

Philipstown Recreation Department

The Philipstown Depot Theatre is located at the Garrison Landing, in Garrison, New York.  Operated by the Philipstown Recreation Department and the Philipstown Performing Art Corporation, the Depot theatre offers a variety of community performing arts oppertunities including stage productions, youth and adult classes, music tracks and more.  For more information, please visit

For reservations, please call the Depot Theatre Box Office at, 845-424-3900.  You can now order your tickets on-line at

Grades: 3-7
Based on Roald Dahl’s, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Willy Wonka, Jr. follows the candy man in his quest to find an heir for his magical candy factory.  Great songs from the movie, too! Tech week rehearsals are Monday Oct 30 4-6:30, Thursday Nov 2, 4-6:30 (dress rehearsal) Friday Nov 3,  4-6pm  (final dress rehearsal). Performances are November 3, 10 at 7:00pm and November 4 & 11 at 4:00pm & 7:00pm.

Director: Christine Bokhour
Assistant Director: Karen Kapoor
Day/Time: Wednesday, 4-5:30 (all) & Sundays, 2-3:30 or 3:30-5:00 (different scenes will be rehearsed at different times TBD)
Location: Philipstown Depot Theatre
Start Date: Wednesday, September 13 & Sunday Rehearsals start October 1st
Fee: $365.00 Resident/ $380 Non-Resident

Grades 1-3

Ever want to bring the super hero inside of you to life (or super villain, if that’s your thing)? In this class we will explore creating our own super characters and building their story into a play. Students will learn about collaboration, story structure and character development while creating an original play together to be performed for family and friends. Performance is November 13th at 5:00pm.

Director: Kalista Parrish
Day: Mondays
Time: 4:00-5:00pm
Location: Philipstown Depot Theatre
Start date: Monday Sept. 11 (10 weeks), No class 10/8 makeup day Oct 10, 4-5pm
Fee: $260 resident / $275 Non-resident