8/19/15: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday

August 19th, 2015, 8:03 am by Greg

MUSIC: The Revelers @ the Empire State Plaza at The Egg, Albany. The Louisiana band serves up a lunchtime smorgasbord of Cajun, zydeco, swamp-pop, country and blues. 12noon. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete Made in the Shade of The Egg concert schedule…

MUSIC: The Muscle Shoals Music Revue @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Two sublimely soulful singers – Sarah Borges and Amy Black – showcase the music made in Muscle Shoals, Alabama in the 1960s and ’70s. Together with a full band, they will perform classic songs by Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, the Rolling Stones, Aretha Franklin, Etta Jame and more. 7pm. $20.

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MUSIC: Lost Radio Rounders @ Everett Wagar Senior Center, Grafton. Vintage Americana. 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: The Lustre Kings @ Shepard Park, Lake George. Rollickin’ rockabilly and swing. 7:30pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert schedule…

MUSIC: Blues for Breakfast @ Riverfront Park, Troy. It’s the final Wednesday night blast of the Rockin’ On the River concert series. 5pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert schedule…

MUSIC: Sirsy @ Burbank Park, Pittsfield. 6pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert schedule…

MUSIC: BackBeat @ River Park, Green Island. The Green Island Gazebo concert series continues. 6pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete Green Island Gazebo concert series…

MUSIC: Rich Ortiz @ Freedom Park, Scotia. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert schedule…

THEATER: “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune” @ the Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge. The bewildering journey of finding love in the modern world sets the premise for Terrence McNally’s bittersweet comedy. Directed by Karen Allen. 7pm. $62. Through Saturday, August 22.

MUSIC: The Philadelphia Orchestra @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts and violinist David Kim guests in the “Evening On the Rhine” program featurig music by Brahms, Mendelssohn and Beethoven. 8pm.

MUSIC: The Deadbeats @ the Low Beat, Albany. If it’s Wednesday, it must be the Deadbeats… 10pm.

THEATER: Puppet People @ Clifton Common, Clifton Park. “The Wizard of Oz.” 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Patrick Gray Jr. @ Windsor Lake, North Adams. 6:30pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert schedule…

FILM: “Monsters University” @ West Capitol Park, Albany. The Disney Pixar film is the next screening in the Capirol Park After Dark film series. 8pm. FREE.

One thought on “8/19/15: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday”

  1. Fred says:

    Caffe Lena is going to be awesome tonight!

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