Nippertown's Picks This Week

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

COMEDY: Wham City Comedy Tour @ Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside, Troy. Fresh from their Adult Swim debut, the Baltimore group has put together their tightest show yet, a 75-minute multi-media performance featuring four alt-comedians - Alan Resnick, Ben O’Brien, Robby Rackleff and Mickey Freeland - offering up all-original stand-up, videos, skits and monologues. 8pm. $5-$10.

MUSIC: I See Stars @ the Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. With Like Moths to Flames, Ghost Town, Razihel, Miss Fortune and Like Lions. 6:30pm. $18.

MUSIC: Melissa Etheridge @ the Calvin Theatre, Northampton. Bringing her solo This Is ME Tour to town. 8pm. $55, $65 & $75.

FILM: Knickerbocker Film Festival @ Spectrum 8 Theaters, Albany. An evening of selected entries into the film festival, along with a Q&A with the filmmakers. 6:30pm. $10.

Other Nippertown Arts & Entertainment Calendars:

The Free George: The Online Magazine of the Lake George Region, Saratoga and the Adirondacks

Hudson Sounds: Classical Music in New York's Capital Region

Capital District Fun: Things To Do for Kids and Families in Schenectady, Albany and Troy

Albany Poets: Poetry and spoken word in upstate New York

Albany Jazz: Selected Jazz listings from all corners of Nippertown.

A Place for Jazz: a comprensive calendar for all things Jazz.

Dance Flurry: Participatory dance throughout Nippertown.

Folk Times: folk, acoustic, bluegrass, country, old-timey, swing, blues, jazz, Cajun/zydeco, new-age, classical, baroque, Renaissance and Irish music in Eastern New York, Vermont and Western Massachusetts.


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