List of people from Woodstock, New York

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This is a list of notable people who were born in or live in the town of Woodstock, New York, United States.

Musicians[edit]

Artists[edit]

Writers[edit]

Film directors[edit]

Actors and theater people[edit]

  • Gaston Bell (1877-1963) - stage and silent screen actor; retired to Woodstock; first director the Woodstock Community Players[11]
  • Jennifer Connelly (1970 - ) – Oscar-winning actress, lived in Woodstock for several years during her childhood
  • Ethan Hawke (1970 - ) – Oscar-nominated actor, lived just outside of Woodstock with then-wife Uma Thurman[12]
  • Uma Thurman (1970 - ) – Oscar-nominated actress, lived in Woodstock during her childhood, daughter of resident Robert Thurman;[W 2] returned with former husband Ethan Hawke[12]
  • Piper Laurie (1932 - ) - Oscar-nominated actress, lived in Woodstock in the 1970s
  • Estelle Parsons (1927 - ) – Oscar-winning actress, appeared in summer stock productions in Woodstock during the 1960s
  • Lee Marvin (1924-1987) – Oscar-winning actor, lived in Woodstock periodically throughout his life
  • Sylvia Miles (1932 - ) – Oscar-nominated actress
  • Brad Dourif (1950 - ) - Oscar-nominated actor, lived in Woodstock in the 1970s and '80s
  • Max Schneider (1992 - ) - actor, singer, songwriter
  • Noelle Parker (1971 - ) - US TV actress

Others[edit]

References[edit]

References for notability
  1. ^ "Coming Clean With Gene Ween: Ween’s Former Frontman Talks Sobriety and Miley Cyrus". newsweek.com. 2014-05-14. Retrieved 2014-05-14. 
  2. ^ McCormick, Carlo. "DREAM WEAVER". artnet.com. 
  3. ^ Murphy, Meghan. "Economic slump hits local artists". Times Herald-Record. 
  4. ^ "Woodstock Artist Bruce Currie". Catskill Mountain Foundation. 
  5. ^ "Exhibition of modern hand made jewelery opens at museum of modern art". The Museum of Modern Art. 
  6. ^ "Keith Sheridan Fine Prints – Marion Greenwood". Retrieved February 3, 2012. 
  7. ^ "PAUL MCMAHON: REALLY UNDERSTAND THE REAL REALITY". LA Record. 
  8. ^ Rice, Ross. "Balance in the Abstract—Painter Jenny Nelson". 
  9. ^ "ART REVIEWS; Gems, Indoors And Out". The New York Times. July 27, 2003. 
  10. ^ Kakutani, Michiko (August 7, 1985). "BOOKS OF THE TIMES". The New York Times. 
  11. ^ Community Players Formed at Woodstock - Kingston Daily Freeman (Kingston, New York) Wednesday, November 06, 1935; pg. 7
  12. ^ a b "Press Stories." The Rural Connection
References establishing association with Woodstock
  1. ^ Michel, Karen. "A Traditional Jazz Christmas, An Unlikely Source". NPR. Retrieved April 15, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d Lee, Denny (February 27, 2004). "HAVENS; Woodstock Rocks On, but the Beat Is Quieter". New York Times. Retrieved April 15, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Bio of Jimmy Cobb". Lineage Records. Retrieved April 15, 2011. 
  4. ^ "List of Famous Musicians maintained by the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce". Woodstock Chamber of Commerce. 
  5. ^ "THE PHILHARMONIA TRIO". Retrieved April 15, 2011. 
  6. ^ Landers, Rick. "Marshall Crenshaw Interview: Hollywood Rock and Roller". Guitar International. Retrieved April 15, 2011. 
  7. ^ Schulman, Sandra Hale. "Karen Dalton Shines Out of A Dark Past". Indian Country News. Retrieved April 17, 2011. 
  8. ^ Kohlhasse, Bill (June 15, 1990). "DeJohnette & Co. He's Outdone Himself by Teaming Up With Hancock, Metheny and Holland". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 17, 2011. 
  9. ^ Spears, Steve. "'Steal Away' crooner Robbie Dupree performs in Largo Aug. 28". St Petersburg Times. Retrieved April 17, 2011. 
  10. ^ Heylin, Bob Dylan: Behind the Shades Revisited, pp. 267.
  11. ^ Barry, John W (September 9, 2005). "Secret's out 'bout 3". The Poughkeepsie Journal. Retrieved April 17, 2011. 
  12. ^ Tomcho, Sandy. "Music briefs: Esposito benefit, "The Face of Breast Cancer," Ronan Tynan". Times Herald Record. Retrieved April 17, 2011. 
  13. ^ Noik, Sherry. "Welcome back to Woodstock". Retrieved July 15, 2011. 
  14. ^ Edwards, Joe. "Passion for music makes couple prolific song wrtiers". Anchorage Daily News. Retrieved July 15, 2011. 
  15. ^ Rockwell, John (May 19, 1978). "Music: John Herald". New York Times. Retrieved July 15, 2011. 
  16. ^ "Darryl Jenifer – In Search of Black Judas". Retrieved October 31, 2011. 
  17. ^ Revikn, Andrew C (July 16, 1995). "Dueling Banjos on a Grand Scale: Rival Festivals". New York Times. Retrieved October 31, 2011. 
  18. ^ "Urantugs and Frank Luther". Retrieved October 31, 2011. 
  19. ^ "John's Diary 1960s and 1970s". Retrieved October 31, 2011. 
  20. ^ Atikson, Brian T. "Making music is family affair for Elizabeth Mitchell". Retrieved October 31, 2011. 
  21. ^ http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/searchimages/images/item_1975.htm
  22. ^ Staff. "Woodstock resident Leon Gast wins Sundance award". Daily Freeman (Kingston). Retrieved July 15, 2011.