8/28/16: Today’s Top Tips: Sunday

August 28th, 2016, 7:00 am by Greg

MUSIC/FUNDRAISER: Yarn @ Centre Street Pub, Schenectady. Led by Schenectady native Blake Christiana, the Brooklyn-based Americana band plays a homecoming benefit concert for the Ring of Hope Boxing Club. With Strait Up. 3pm. $20.

MUSIC: Tinsley Ellis @ Colegrove Park, North Adams. The veteran blues-rock guitar brings his power trio to town as the Levitt AMP North Adams Music Series continues. 2pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

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FILM/BIKE RIDE/MORE: Bike Smut 9: Science Friction @ The Ranch, 442 2nd St., Troy. Festival of short erotic bicycle films about interracial alien orgies, power-tool wielding lesbians, Mexican post-porn saddle squirting, polybikesexual queer trans babes armed with dildo flamethrowers, hunting for a mate in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, and time traveling sex missionaries. Films, libations, food, music and live entertainment. 6pm. $7.

MUSIC: Hot Club of Saratoga @ Spring Street Gallery, Saratoga Springs. With Heard and special guest clarinetist Giacomo Smith. 7:30pm. $22.

MUSIC: Florida Georgia Line @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. Have the bro-country boys turned over a new leaf on their new album, Dig Your Roots? With Cole Swindell, the Cadillac Three and Kane Brown.7pm.

MUSIC: Sheila Jordan @ The Falcon, Marlboro. The great jazz singer is accompanied by pianist Alan Broadbent and bassist Harvie S. 7pm. Donations encouraged.

THEATER: “Broadway Bounty Hunter” @ Barrington Stage Company, Pittsfield. Inspired by the exploitation movies of the ’70s, Joe Iconis’ new musical follows a 60-ish-year-old, down-on-her-luck actor (played by Annie Golden of the Shirts and “Orange Is the New Black”) as she’s asked to become a bounty hunter and capture a South American drug lord. 3pm. $52. Through Sunday, September 4. GO HERE to read review…

THEATER: “The Property Known as Garland” @ Bridge Street Theatre, Catskill. The iconic Judy Garland comes to life in Billy Van Zandt’s play, directed by Flo Hayle. Kathleen Devine and Caedmon Holland star in this wickedly witty and touching trip down the yellow brick road of Judy’s astounding career. 2pm. $20; $10 students.

MUSIC: Moonshine Holler @ Bascom Lodge, Adams. Americana duo. 6pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Sirsy @ Gaffney’s, Saratoga Springs. 8pm. FREE.

DANCE: The Sonia Olla Dance Company @ the Otesaga Hotel, Cooperstown.​ Singer Ismael Fernández, guitarist Angel Ruiz and dancers Sonia Olla and Nino De Los Reyes perform as part of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. 7:30pm. $25; $15 students. UPDATE: This show is officially sold out…

MUSIC: Miner Chords @ Town Hall Park, Wynantskill. 6pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: “[title of show]” @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. “[title of show]” is a Tony Award-winning musical about two guys writing a musical about two guys writing a musical. Trippy stuff, eh? Directed by Hollie L. Miller. 2pm. $20.

JAM SESSION: Sunday Night Blues Jam @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. Al Kash and Steve Aldi form the rhythm section for tonight’s jam, sponsored by the Capital Region Blues Network. 7:30pm.

THEATER ON SCREEN: “The Merchant of Venice” @ the Landmark Spectrum 8 Theatres, Albany. Starring Jonathan Pryce as Shylock in the Globe On Screen series. 11am. $15.