MUSIC: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue @ The Egg, Albany. The New Orleans hornman and his electrifying band made their Nippertown debut at Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival in 2012 with a knock-out performance. And you can bet that they’ll do it all over again tonight. 7:30pm. $29.50, $34.50 & $39.50.
MUSIC: Jeffery Broussard & the Creole Cowboys @ the Falcon, Marlboro. One of the most influential accordionists and vocalists in contemporary Zydeco music, Jeffery Broussard continues to be one of the genre’s most dynamic performers. 7pm. Donations encouraged.
MUSIC: Robin & Linda Williams @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The veteran husband-and-wife duo is back, this time around celebrating their new album Back 40 on Red House Records. 3pm. $27. UPDATE: This show is sold out.
MUSIC: Jonathan Biss @ Union College’s Memorial Chapel, Schenectady. The classical pianist returns with a program that features the works of Brahms, Kurtag, Chopin and Beethoven. 3pm. $25; $10 students.
THEATER: “Good People” @ Curtain Call Theatre, Latham. David Lindsay-Abaire’s play examines the dangerous consequences of holding onto the past… or leaving it behind. Regional premiere directed by Chris Foster. 3pm.
MUSIC: Tony Jefferson & Groovocity @ the Falcon, Marlboro. A jazz brunch session with Tony Jefferson (drums/vocals), Derrick James (alto sax), Luke Franco (guitar) and Alex Smith (organ). 10am. Donations encouraged.
THEATER: “The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told” @ the Albany Masonic Hall, Albany. Confetti Stage presents Paul Rudnick’s comedic and heartwarming re-imagining of the Bible from the perspective of Adam and Steve, the world’s first couple. 2pm. $15 Through Sunday, January 19.