10/18/17: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday

October 18th, 2017, 7:00 am by Greg

FILM: “Woodstock: The Director’s Cut” @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. Joan Baez, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Canned Heat, CCR, Joe Cocker, Country Joe & The Fish, CS&N, Grateful Dead, Arlo Guthrie, Richie Havens, Jimi Hendrix, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin, Mountain, Santana, John Sebastian, Sha Na Na, Sly & the Family Stone, Ten Years After, The Who and Johnny Winter. 228 minutes long. 7pm. $9; students $6.

FILM/MUSIC: Silent Film Spectacular @ Albany Public Library Main Branch, Albany. Ryan Devine and Justin Fuld play their original soundtrack to the 1923 silent film “Our Hospitality.” 7pm. FREE.

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MUSIC: Hamell on Trial @ the Low Beat, Albany. Yes, he’s back, but for one-night-only this month. 7pm.

MUSIC/FUNDRAISER: Puerto Rico Benefit Concert @ The Falcon, Marlboro. Hosted by Larry Moses and Tony Velez, the Latin Jazz Express and Cuboricua play a benefit for Unidos por Puerto Rico. 8pm.

MUSIC: Honors @ NaNola, Malta. The Toronto band rolls into town in support of their new album, All My Life. 9pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Bob Warren Trio @ Mouzon House, Saratoga Springs. 6pm.

MUSIC: Cyrus Gengras @ the Half Moon, Hudson. With Kinsey. 8pm.

THEATER: “Gaslight” @ Barrington Stage Company, Pittsfield. The story of a suavely handsome man who is slowly driving his wife to the brink of insanity by sowing seeds of doubt, memory loss and misperceptions. Directed by Louisa Proske. 7pm. Through Sunday, October 22. GO HERE to read review…

THEATER: “Lost Lake” @ the Unicorn Theatre, Stockbridge. Imperfect strangers meet in this warm, touching and funny one-act written by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winner David Auburn. 7pm. $50. Through Sunday, October 22. GO HERE to read a review…

MUSIC: Masters of Nostalgia @ One Caroline Street Bistro, Saratoga Springs. 8pm.

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

JAM SESSION: Bluegrass Jam @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Hosted by Alan Epstein. 7pm. $5; students FREE.

GO HERE for info regarding art gallery and museum exhibits…

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