10/28/13: Today’s Tips: Monday
SPOKEN WORD: Poets Speak Loud @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. The long-running monthly open mic for poetry and spoken word hosted by Mary Panza. This month’s featured reader is Adam Tedesco. 7pm sign-up; 8pm readings.
ART ON FILM: “Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love & Leisure” @ Spectrum 8 Theatres, Albany. 7pm. $15; $12 children 12 & under.
FILM: “The Birds” @ the Palace Theatre, Albany. Tippi Hedren stars in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1963 classic thriller about birds of a feather who flock together. 7pm. $5; children $3.
FILM: “Rear Window” @ Proctors, Schenectady. James Stewart and Grace Kelly star in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1954 twisting mystery. 2:30, 5 & 7:30pm. $5.
THEATER: “Polaroid Stories” @ Skidmore College’s Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater, Saratoga Springs. Directed by Eunice Ferreira, Naomi Iizuka’s play is a visceral blend of classical mythology and real life stories told by street kids. 8pm. $12; $8 students & seniors. Through October 30.
MUSIC: Housatonic Philharmonic @ the Lion’s Den at the Red Lion Inn, Stockbridge. Soft sound of Irish influence. 8pm. FREE.
FILM/DISCUSSION: “The Secret Village” @ the Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield. The world presents of Swamy Kandan’s chilling new suspense thriller shot on location in Berkshire County. 2 & 7pm. $7.50.