Cultural Arts Coalition

67 Main Street Suite 101
(845) 363-8330

Celebrating our community with

transformative, inspiring arts experiences.
The Cultural Arts Coalition is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation dedicated to developing an accessible and affordable performing arts venue and cultural center for the Village of Brewster, the Town of Southeast, and surrounding communities in Putnam, Westchester, Dutchess, and Fairfield Counties.
The Cultural Arts Coalition operates the Studio Around the Corner. Art exhibits, music concerts, educational opportunities, community events, theater education, plays and more. Venues available for rent.
Our current focus is the renovation of the Southeast Old Town Hall, a historic landmark within the Village of Brewster and a perfect venue to serve as a cultural hub. The Old Town Hall has been described as a “Jewel in the Center of Brewster” and its renovation will help foster the revitalization of downtown Brewster.

Recent News

Town of Southeast Cultural Arts Coalition Presents Update on Restoration of Old Town Hall

Brewster, NY -- The Town of Southeast Cultural Arts Coalition is hosting a press conference on the restoration progress and future plans for the Southeast Old Town Hall (OTH) at 67 Main Street, Brewster, NY, on Friday, October 12, at 10 a.m.Built in …

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Cultural Arts Coalition News - September 28, 2018

On September 9th, Main Street in Brewster transformed into the Brewster Fall Festival. With a touch of autumn in the air, over 5,000 members of the community celebrated an exciting and informative day warmed with smiling faces and a friendly atmosphe…

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Cast Announced for I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change – a Comedic Romp at the Studio Around the Corner

Rehearsals are underway for the hilarious I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, book by Joe DiPietro, music by Jimmy Roberts.  This musical journey, the second longest running Off-Broadway show, will take you through all stages of romanc…

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Open Call Auditions For Fall Musical 'I Love You You’re Perfect Now Change' At Brewster’s Cultural Arts Coalition

The Cultural Arts Coalition in Brewster will be holding an open call for their Fall 2018 Production of  “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” with book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro and Music by Jimmy Roberts which will be dire…

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'Hidden Beauty' – Art by the Friends of the Great Swamp

The board members of Friends of the Great Swamp (FrOGS) and select dedicated volunteers exhibit their photographs, paintings, drawings and quilting that reflect and express the beauty of the Great Swamp.The Great Swamp is one of our most important an…

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Cultural Arts Coalition to Turn Brewster Founder’s Day into Brewster Fall Festival

The Cultural Arts Coalition comes to the rescue! This April, the Coalition for a Better Brewster informed the Village that they would be unable to run the Annual Founder’s Day event that was held every September on Main Street in Brewster. Many…

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2nd Annual Brewster Music Festival

Get the Funk Out with an Eclectic Mix of Music at the 2nd Annual Brewster Music Festival Rock into summer with a FREE family-friendly afternoon of music, food, fun and friends.     Are you ready to rock into the summer…

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An Unique Photography Show 'Double Exposure' Opening at The Studio Around the Corner

Double Exposure: Art to visualize thoughts and emotionJoin photographers, Joe Vaccaro and Fabienne Riccoboni, for a unique photography show entitled, “Double Exposure” opening at The Studio Around the Corner.Joe Vaccaro is a 17-year-old p…

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Art for Parc Presents a Creative Exhibition at The Studio Around The Corner

​#ArtforParc is an art exhibit showcasing many works from individuals that receive support from the Arc of Putnam. This creative movement provides life-long learning, community service, and vocational opportunities through the creative arts for peo…

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Help the Garden Around the Corner Prepare for Next Spring

Join our team as we "put our garden to bed" and prepare it for the spring. With the guidance of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County and many local volunteers, the garden’s first year was a success. From May through September, the gar…

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Cover Song Competition to Award Cash Prizes

Enter NOW to compete in The Cultural Arts Coalition’s Cover Song Competition! Winners will perform at our “Under the Covers” Winter Concert and receive a cash prize!-YOU are of any age or musical background and might be an instrumen…

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Art Exhibit - Mythology and Mysterious Layers/Abstraction at Studio Around the Corner

Works by Zwolski & Nicole HughesThe Cultural Arts Coalition will present their September Art Exhibit with works by Joann Zwolski & Nicole Hughes at the Studio Around the Corner beginning September 8, 2017, at an opening reception from 7 to 9 …

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Official Planting at Community Garden in Brewster

The official planting of the Community Garden Around the Corner was Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Right at dusk, members of the community, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County and the Community connection students gathered outside the Studio to p…

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