THEATER: “Billy Elliot the Musical” @ Proctors, Schenectady. A joyous celebration of one boy’s journey to make his dreams come true as a dancer, trading in his boxing gloves for ballet shoes. With music by Elton John, the musical won 10 Tony Awards. 7:30pm. $20, $40, $45, $50, $55, $60, $65, $70 & $75. Through Sunday.
MUSIC: The Doc Scanlon Trio @ Lanie’s Cafe, Loudonville. Bassist Doc Scanlon, guitarist Graham Tichy and trumpeter Randy Reinhart play swing jazz, jump blues and more. 7pm.