A Secret City in the Country: An Obie Award Winning Church-of-Art Sunday Service wins Converts in New York City and Woodstock


The Secret City is one of my favorite events. The next happening is on July 31st at the Bearsville Theater in Woodstock, NY. If you’re anywhere in the area, I hope you’ll attend. You will not regret it.

Upstater.com | Summer 2016

This may sound name-droppy, but here goes: Whenever I’m met with confusion on the part of someone I’ve invited to join me at one of The Secret City’s tent-revival-style Sunday “services”—held monthly in Manhattan and in Woodstock once each summer—I whip out my “Cash card.” As in: “Oh, by the way, The Secret City is something Rosanne Cash told me about. She’s performed there.”

That’s all it takes to persuade the uninitiated to come along to this ceremony/performance/salon hybrid described as a “church of art.” By the end of the service, they’re complete converts … Read the full article at Upstater.com ››