List of people from Woodstock, New York

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This is a list of notable people who are associated with the town of Woodstock, New York, United States. They may not have been born there or live there presently, or may be deceased.

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


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.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  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" (PDF). 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.