3/27/13: Today’s Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC: Kirill Gerstein @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. Troy Chromatic Concerts presents the pianist performing the works of Haydn, Mehldau, Brahms and Stravinsky. 7:30pm. $30 & $35.
MUSIC: Polar Bear Club @ the Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. With This Renaissance, Louder Now and Bring Home Ohio. 7pm. $14.
MUSIC: Shadowland @ Finnbar’s Pub, Troy. 7pm.
THEATER: “The Intergalactic Nemesis, Book 1: Target Earth” @ Proctors, Schenectady. A “live-action graphic novel” performed by three actors, one Foley artist and one musician. 7:30pm. $15, $30 & $50. Also at 1:30pm on Friday.
MUSIC: Benoit Pioulard @ the Spotty Dog, Hudson. Ethereal folk. With a solo 12-string guitar performance by Alexander Turnquist. 8pm. $5.
MUSIC: Katie Martucci @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The latest installment of the Emerging Artists Breakout concert series. 7pm. $5. UPDATE: This show has been cancelled.
MUSIC: Dyer Switch @ Cafe NOLA, Schenectady. 7pm.
TALK: “See Me if You Can! Art and the Limits of Neuroscience” @ EMPAC at RPI, Troy. Alva Noë, professor of philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley, will question if our experience of the world stems from the firing of neurons in our brains or from our interactions with our surroundings. 6pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Dino Cimino @ the Stockade Inn, Schenectady. 6pm. FREE.