REVIEW: “The Snow Queen” at the Ancram Opera House

by Barbara Waldinger Fairy tales never lose their power to affect us, no matter how old we get.  Jeffrey Mousseau’s beautiful production of The Snow Queen at Ancram Opera House both moves and delights us as we root for the good guys to triumph over evil. Mousseau, co-director of Ancram Opera House (with Paul Ricciardi)…

Ancram Opera House Presents Crystal Radio Sessions Upstate

An Evening of Short Stories by Well-Known and Emerging Writers Ancram Opera House will present Crystal Radio Sessions Upstate, an evening of short stories by well-known and emerging writers. Reading the stories will be Ancram Opera House veteran actors Brian Demar Jones (The Brothers Size) and James Occhino (In Praise of Elephants), and NYC/Chatham based actor…

Ancram Opera Plans a Season of Cutting-Edge Theatre

by Gail M. Burns For this, their second full season as owners and artistic directors of the Ancram Opera House, Jeff Mousseau and Paul Ricciardi have an exciting schedule planned, bringing some cutting-edge artists to the small rural community in southeastern corner of Columbia County. The season already launched in June with another installment of…