FILM: “Homeless in Paradise” @ Skidmore College’s Davis Auditorium, Saratoga Springs. Filmed over two years beginning in December 2002, the film focuses on a small group of people living on the streets of Santa Monica and explains how they got there and the issues facing a city that both cares for them and wishes they would go away. 8pm.
SPOKEN WORD: Nitty Gritty Poetry Slam @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. It’s the first semi-final slam for the Top 10 point leaders so far this season – Poetyc Visionz, Bless, Sarah McCormick, Mojavi, Samson Dikeman, Brandon Williamson, Kevin Peterson, Chelsea, Dan Wilcox and Casey Fisk. 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm open mic; 8pm slam. $5; $3 students.