11/30/09: Today’s Tips: Monday
FILM: “Goldfinger” @ the Palace Theatre, Albany: The 1964 film was the third in the British spy series, but “Goldfinger” was the first Bond flick to become a certified box office blockbuster. Starring Gert Fröbe as Auric Goldfinger, Harold Sakata as Oddjob, Honor Blackman as Pussy Galore and Shirley Eaton as the golden girl. And, oh yeah, Sean Connery as Bond, James Bond. With the towering, brassy voice of Shirley Bassey singing the soundtrack’s title theme. 7pm. $5; children $3.
MUSIC: The Schenectady County Community College Guitar Ensemble @ SCCC’s Elston Hall, Schenectady: Guitars! Guitars! Guitars! 7:30pm. Free.
SPOKEN WORD: Poets Speak Loud reading/open mic @ Tess’ Lark Tavern, Albany: Read your own stuff or just listen. Sign up at 7pm; verses start flowing at 8pm. Free.