OPERA ON FILM: “Otello” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. Verdi’s Shakespearean masterpiece returns to the Metropolitan Opera with Johan Botha in the title role opposite the acclaimed Desdemona of star soprano Renee Fleming. Semyon Bychkov conducts. 12:55pm. $25: students $15.
MUSIC: Heavy Metal Kings @ Bogie’s, Albany. Led by Ill Bill and Vinnie Paz, the outspoken hip-hopsters offer their own unique Election Night commentary. With Hard Luck, Morbid Overtures, Giant Gorilla Dog Thing, Final Word, Shyste, DJ Stress and Deejay Tone. 7pm. $18.
FILM: The Foundry Film + Video Series @ the Foundry for Art Design + Culture, Cohoes. As part of the Foundry’s first-Tuesday-of-the-month, tonight’s screening features performance artists – Christopher Udemezue, Mikel Bisbee-Durlam + Jody C. Wood, Stephen Honicki, Teri Frame and Steve Snell – who use video as a medium to record and show their work. Doors open at 6:30pm; films at 7pm. $2.
TALK: Kate Bolick @ Union College’s Nott Memorial, Schenectady. The author of the controversial The Atlantic cover story “All the Single Ladies” discusses gender roles and the romantic landscape of contemporary America. 7pm. FREE.