8/6/12: Today’s Tips: Monday
THEATER: “8” @ Williamstown Theatre Festival, Williamstown. One-performance-only of Academy Award-winning writer Dustin Lance Black’s acclaimed gay marriage drama to benefit the American Foundation for Equal Rights. Directed by Matt McGrath and starring Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale, Chris Bannow, Harry Ford, Kate Hamilton, Curt Hansen, Thomas McCarthy, Kevin O’Rourke, Crystal Lucas Perry, Ariana Seigel, Linda White, Chris Wood and WAMC-FM’s Sarah LaDuke. 7:30pm. $40.
READING: John Hersey’s “Hiroshima” @ Townsend Park, Albany. A community reading in memorial to the anniversary of the detonation of the first atomic bomb in Hiroshima. Sign up to read upon arrival, or just listen. Please bring chairs. 11am. Rain Site: Social Justice Center, Albany.
MUSIC: Brett Sears & Sean Madden @ Albany Elks Club, Albany. A change in the schedule of the Upper Madison Free Monday Night Concert Series finds Sears & Madden making an encore appearance. 7pm. FREE.