It’s the Weekend!

August 5th, 2011, 4:46 pm by Sara

It's the Weekend!

Another week of summer has slid by, and we’re rapidly approaching back-to-school season, so get out there to soak up some weekend summer fun while you still can. But first, we’d like to send out a great big thank-you to everyone who dropped by this week to add encouragement, support and, yes, criticism, too. And thanks for helping to spread the word about

Of course, we couldn’t possibly cover the wide, wonderful scope of offerings around town without a dedicated and devoted bunch of wonderful writers, photographers, artists, tipsters and other assorted enablers who continually enrich us all with their contributions. So a big salute goes out to this week’s community contributors:

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Kirsten Ferguson
Gail Burns
David Brickman
Larry Murray
J Hunter
Stanley Johnson
Janet Kwiatkowski
Ed Conway
Lindsay Malachowski
Rudy Lu
Thomas D. Lindsay

Please consider adding your name to this list. Just send us something – a review, preview, interview, photo, list, rant, crayon drawing or whatever’s on your mind. Remember, Nippertown is your hometown, and we can’t possibly do this without your help.

Thanks to the fine folks who privided us with cool giveaway merch – tickets, CDs, downloads and other swag – for the faithful Nippertown readers:

Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
The Hellions of Troy Roller Derby, Troy

And thanks to all of the folks from the area venues and organizations who were gracious enough to provide us with review tickets and/or photo passes for their events:

Universal Preservation Hall, Saratoga Springs
The Applause Factory, Lake George
Justin’s, Albany
Williamstown Theatre Festival, Williamstown
Skidmore College’s Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs
Guy Park Manor, Amsterdam
Flights of Fantasy, Colonie
Taconic Stage Company, Craryville
Guilderland Performing Arts Center, Guilderland
Riverfront Park, Athens
Riverlink Park, Amsterdam
Tanglewood, Lenox
Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
The Theater Barn, New Lebanon

Thanks for keeping Nippertown alive… and lively.