MUSIC: Helen Reddy @ the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The incomparable Helen Reddy – singer of more than a dozen powerful Top 40 hits, including “I Am Woman”, “Delta Dawn,” “Angie Baby” and “Candle on the Water” – is touring for the first time since 2002. 8pm. $28 & $36.
MUSIC: Stick Men @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady. The all-star prog-rock trio features King Crimson alum Tony Levin (Chapman stick, bass) and Pat Matelotto (drums) along with guitarist Markus Reuter as the celebrate the release of their new album Deep. Kicking off the 66th anniversary weekend of the Van Dyck. 7 & 9:30pm. $22.
MUSIC: Kenny Chesney @ the Times Union Center, Albany. The country music superstar brings his No Shoes Nation tour to town. With the Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves. 7pm. $40.50 & $78.
THEATER ON FILM: “People” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. National Theatre of London’s production of Alan Bennett’s new play directed by Nicholas Hytner. 7pm. $22; children under 12 $15.
MUSIC: Aoife Clancy @ Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls. One of the Divas of Irish and contemporary folk music, she’s the daughter of Bobby Clancy of the legendary Clancy Brothers and a former member of Cherish the Ladies. 7pm. FREE.