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2020 Sharon Springs Poetry Festival

Klinkhart Hall Arts Center is pleased to announce that the 2020 Sharon Springs Poetry Festival will take place October 15 -17, 2020 – online and with a brilliant line-up of poets!

For this special online event, poets Mark DotyKimiko Hahn and Rowan Ricardo Phillips will join Festival founder Paul Muldoon to conduct free student & adult poetry workshops and perform free public readings . . .

National Grid Matching Grant

(07/31/20) More good news for historic Klinkhart Hall: The National Grid Main Street Revitalization Program has awarded Klinkhart Hall Arts Center a $100,000 matching grant!

This extraordinary award means that we have now raised $1,000,000 of the $1.1 million phase 1 project goal . . .

Special Feature: Historic Performances at
Klinkhart Hall

Bradley Kincaid

So far, we do not know much about early performers at Klinkhart Hall, but an old poster discovered in the basement during a 2017 clean-up gave us a good reason to start doing research.

Here’s the story behind the poster, and a sample of the performance. It’s the first in what we hope will be an ongoing series of Historic Performances at Klinkhart Hall.

News & Updates

Klinkhart Hall Arts Center, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that seeks to preserve the historic Klinkhart Hall building in Sharon Springs, New York and to establish it as an arts center for the regional and local communities.