11/29/17: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday

November 29th, 2017, 7:00 am by Greg

MUSIC: Them Fangs @ the Low Beat, Albany. Brooklyn rock trio. With Good Fiction and Hasty Page. 6pm.

STORYTELLING/MUSIC: Garrison Keillor @ the Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield. The creator and former host of “A Prairie Home Companion” teams up with Robin & Linda Williams for an evening of harmony and humor. 7:30pm. $60 & $80. UPDATE: This show has been cancelled…

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MUSIC: Common Tongue @ The Falcon, Marlboro. Playing “The Music of Jaco Pastorius.” 8pm. Donations encouraged.

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

THEATER: “She Loves Me” @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. The romantic musical is a Broadway classic with six Tony nominations garnered by its recent NYC revival. Directed by Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill, the show features a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick and music by Jerry Bock. 7:30pm. Through Sunday, December 24.

COMEDY: “Chicks Are Funny” @ the Funny Bone, Guilderland. Erin Harkes hosts the monthly evening of female comedians. 7:30pm. $7.

THEATER: “Big Love” @ Skidmore College’s Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater, Saratoga Springs. Two-time Obie Award-winning playwright Charles L. Mee’s play fuses the ancient and the modern by bringing the plot of Aeschylus’ “The Suppliants” into the modern era. Directed by Carolyn Anderson. 8pm. $12; students & seniors $8. Through Sunday.

MUSIC: Jeanne O’Connor Jazz Trio @ Mouzon House, Saratoga Springs. The jazz singer is joined by pianist Peg Delaney and bassist Pete Toigo. 6pm.

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

OPERA ON SCREEN: “The Exterminating Angel” @ Regal Crossgates Stadium 18 Movie Theatres, Guilderland. The Metropolitan Opera’s production of Thomas Ade’s opera based on the classic Luis Bunuel film. As The New York Times declared, “If you see one opera this year, make it ‘The Exterminating Angel.’” 1 & 6:30pm.

FILM: “Suspiria” @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. Often cited as one of the greatest horror films ever made – and certainly one of the most beautiful to both watch and listen to – Dario Argento’s masterpiece has finally been given a serious restoration for its 40th anniversary. 7pm.

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