Weather Alert  

"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. 1105 PM EDT Wed may 25 2016 ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. -- Thursday May.26 16,04:00 PM

The Minstrel Players Present The 3rd Annual Original Short Play Festival – Scenes from the Zone

The Minstrel Players Theatre Company of Northport Village are holding their third (3rd) annual Short Scene Festival entitled Scenes from the Zone.

Print Email

Northport, NY - July 8th, 2014 - The Minstrel Players Theatre Company of Northport Village are holding their third (3rd) annual Short Scene Festival entitled - "SCENES FROM THE ZONE”.  They are coming off their successful spring staging of “Wonder of the World” and also recently opened their Drama School - Minstrel Academy, which provides Drama classes and workshops for both children and adults.  Performances of "SCENES FROM THE ZONE" will be one weekend only on Saturday, July 26th at 8 PM and a 3 PM matinee performance on Sunday, July 27th at Houghton Hall - Trinity Episcopal Church, 130 Main Street in scenic Northport Village

The production features seven original short scenes from all over the U.S.A. Contributing authors come from as far away as South Carolina and as nearby as our own backyard ---- Long Island.  The theme of “SCENES FROM THE ZONE” is short scenes inspired by Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone".  The seven scenes selected will be directed by four different Minstrels --- Evan Donnellan, Debbie Palen, Ray Palen, and Tara Palen.  The cast is made up of Minstrel regulars as well as some newcomers. 

The scenes selected run the full spectrum of comedy, drama and thriller each with an ironic twist ending. The ‘World Class’ crew is rounded out with Robert Cashman – Technical Director, Laura Morella – Assistant Director, Esteban Lopez - Stage Manager and Bernard Caprera – Lighting Director. The Minstrel Players are honored to feature these amazing original short scenes for one weekend only in the hope that they will reach a wider audience and propel these amateur playwrights to greater things!

The Minstrel Players are committed to bringing high quality, affordable theater to the Long Island Region. Tickets are $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for Seniors and Children under 12.   For more information please call (631)732-2926 or visit the Minstrel Player’s official website.  Hope to see you at the show!

Writers:
Susan Demchak - ”Friend of the Devil"
Evan Donnellan- "The Trunk”
Jerry Eitel - ”Romance Formula”
Sue Geffton Burton - ”A Part of You”
Jordan Hue - ”Accession”
Ray Palen - Checkmate”/”Past Time”