3/14/17: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday

March 14th, 2017, 7:00 am by Greg

NOTE: Throughout the day, we will continue to update cancellations and postponements due to the storm, but please check in with the venue before heading out…

MUSIC: Memphis May Fire @ the Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. Vocalist-keyboardist Matty Mullins leads the metalcore faves into town in support of their latest album, This Light I Hold. With Bless the Fall, the Color Morale, Sylar and Bad Seed Rising. 6:30pm. $20. UPDATE: This show has been cancelled due to the winter storm…

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MUSIC: The High Kings @ The Egg, Albany. In support of their latest album, Grace & Glory, Ireland’s Folk Band of the Year plays traditional and original Celtic music, showcasing their talents and versatility as multi-instrumentalists and vocalists. 7:30pm. $34. UPDATE: This concert has been postponed to Thursday, September 21.

MUSIC: Dawes @ Academy of Music, Northampton. Full of harmonies, the band rolls into town in support of their latest album, We’re All Gonna Die. 8pm. $25-$35. UPDATE: This concert has been postponed to Friday, September 15.

THEATER: “An Iliad” @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. It’s opening night! Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare’s adaptation of Homer’s great epic tale fuses words and music in a spare, modern production starring David Barlow. 7:30pm. Through Sunday, April 2. UPDATE: Tonight’s performance has been cancelled. Opening night will be Wednesday (March 15).

MUSIC: Triskele @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. Acoustic Celtic music. 12noon. FREE. UPDATE: This concert has been postponed to 12noon on Tuesday, March 28.

OPEN MIC/COMEDY: The Low Beat Comedy Open Mic Night @ the Low Beat, Albany. Carlisle Carey hosts. 7:30pm. sign-up; 8pm show. UPDATE: Yes, it’s so bad out there that even the Low Beat is closed…

THEATER: Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood @ Proctors, Schenectady. The live-on-stage version of the PBS KIDS children’s TV show. 7pm. $20-$75. UPDATE: This event has been postponed. New date TBA…

MUSIC: Goldie the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ Recital @ Proctors, Schenectady. Featuring Pamela Sharpe and Helen Maksymicz. 12noon. FREE. UPDATE: This concert has been postponed to Tuesday, March 21.

OPEN MIC: Club Helsinki Open Mic Night @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. Hosted by Cameron & Ryder. 6pm sign-up; 7pm show. FREE. UPDATE: Yes, Club Helsinki is closed, too…

DANCE ON SCREEN: “Woolf Works” @ Landmark Spectrum 8 Theatres, Albany. Multi-award-winning choreographer Wayne McGregor’s critically acclaimed ballet triptych for the Royal Ballet, inspired by the pioneering literary work of Virginia Woolf. 7pm. $15. UPDATE: Yup, the Spectrum is closed, too…

FILM: “On the Waterfront” @ Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes. “Remember that night in the Garden you came down to my dressing room and you said, ‘Kid, this ain’t your night. We’re going for the price on Wilson.’ You remember that? ‘This ain’t your night!’ My night! I coulda taken Wilson apart! So what happens? He gets the title shot outdoors on the ballpark and what do I get? A one-way ticket to Palookaville! You was my brother, Charley, you shoulda looked out for me a little bit. You shoulda taken care of me just a little bit so I wouldn’t have to take them dives for the short-end money…” 1pm. $5.

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Is there an event that we may have overlooked? Just add it in the comment box below…