10/30/12: Today’s Tips: Tuesday
COMEDY/THEATER: Capitol Steps @ Proctors, Schenectady. The political comedy troupe puts the “mock” back in democracy, just in time for the election… 8pm. $20, $25, $35 & $45.
MUSIC: Tex Railer’s Doomtown @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. Proudly self-declared “psycho Americana sleazebags.” With Monster Movie. 7pm.
MUSIC: The Landfill Mountain Boys @ Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. 8pm. FREE.
READING/PERFORMANCE: Nitty Gritty Poetry Slam @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. It’s the inaugural Inappropriate Slam – anything goes. 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm open mic; 8pm slam. $5; students $3.
ARTIST TALK: Sergei Isupov @ Skidmore College’s Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs. The internationally acclaimed artist presents an overview of his career from Kiev, Ukraine to Tallinn, Estonia to Cummington, Massachussetts. 6pm. FREE. UPDATE: Postponed due to storm. New date TBA.
MUSIC: Crank Sturgeon @ Upstate Artists Guild, Albany. With Sathonay, Grab Ass and Parashi. 7pm. $5.
OPERA ON FILM: “Un Ballo in Maschera” @ Proctors, Schenectady. Opera from Teatro Regio di Torino. 2 & 7pm. $20; ages 17 & under $16.