DANCE: The New York City Ballet @ the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. It’s opening night at the ballet with an All American program featuring “Fancy Free” with music by Leonard Bernstein and choreography by Jerome Robbins. Pre-show talk by Peter Martins at 7pm. NOTE: We’re giving away a pair of tix for tonight’s show. Go here for details. 8pm. $18-$72.50.
MUSIC: Bill Charlap and Renee Rosnes @ the Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College, North Broadway, Saratoga Springs. 8pm. Free. The husband-and-wife jazz piano duo offer an evening of sparkling duets from their new album, “Double Portrait.” 8pm. Free.
THEATER: “Annie Get Your Gun” @ Park Playhouse, Washington Park, Albany. It’s opening night in Washington Park, too. Michael LoPorto directs Irving Berlin’s hit musical starring Molly McGrath as the sharp shooting Annie Oakley. Remember – “There’s No Business Like Show Business.” 8pm. Free; premium seating $10, $12.
MUSIC: Red Molly @ the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. Out on the lawn, it’s an evening of bluegrass and olt-timey country music from Abbie Gardner, Laurie MacAllister and Carolann Solebello in support of their new album, “James.” 6pm. Free.
MORE FREE MUSIC:
Johnny Cassera’s Route 66 Band @ Schodack Town Park, Schodack at 6pm
The Swing Docs at Cook Park, Colonie at 6:30pm
Jamcrackers @ Music on Main Street at the NBT Bank, Canajoharie at 7pm
Randy Rollman and His All-Star Revue @ Stony Creek Park, Stony Creek at 7pm
The All Paul Show @ the Brunswick Community Center, Troy at 7pm