8/19/12: Today’s Tips: Sunday
FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Jazz in the Valley @ Waryas Park, Poughkeepsie. It’s Day Two of the two-day fest. Today’s musicians include Roy Ayers, Les McCann & Javon Jackson, the Helen Sung Trio and Zon del Barrio. Music starts at 12noon. More info here…
FILM: “China Heavyweight” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. Award-winning filmmaker Yung Chang (“Up the Yangtze”) returns to China for another riveting documentary on that country’s ever-changing economic landscape — this time through the lens of sports. 2pm. $7; students $5.
MUSIC: Toby Keith @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. With Brantley Gilbert and Thomas Rhett. Keith’s Live in Overdrive tour rolls into the Spa City in support of his latest single, “I Like Girls That Drink Beer.” 7pm. $20, $29.50 $89; lawn $29.75.
FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Bella Terra Festival @ Gardner’s Farm, Stephentown. It’s the final day of the four-day fest. Featuring Max Creek, the Rev Tor Band, Eastbound Jesus, Sparkplug, the Adam Ezra Band, Domino Theory and lots more. Music starts at 11am.
MUSIC: The Adrien Reju Band @ the Bearsville Theater, Wooodstock. A recital by Tom Benton School Of Music students kicks off the show at 3pm; followed by Geez Louise at 5:30pm and Philly indie-pop singer-songwriter Reju and her band in support of their album, “A Million Hearts,” produced by the Figgs’ Pete Donnelly. 3pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Betty Buckley @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington. In her new concert, “Ah Men! The Boys of Broadway,” the Tony Award-winning singer-actress Betty Buckley performs men’s songs from such Broadway shows as “Sweeney Todd,” “West Side Story,” “Guys and Dolls,” “On a Clear Day You Can See Forever,” “Pippin,” “Mame” and “La Cage aux Folles.” 7pm. $55, $70 & $150.
FILM: “The Queen of Versailles” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. Director Lauren Greenfield’s documentary about a billionaire family and their financial challenges as they attempt to construct the biggest house in America in the wake of the economic crisis. 6pm. $7; students $5.
FILM: “Meet the Fokkens” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. Rob Schröder and Gabrielle Provaas’ documentary about Louise and Martine Fokkens, identical twin sisters, who have worked for 50 years in Amsterdam’s Red Light District. 4pm. $7; students $5.
MUSIC: The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival @ the Otesaga Hotel, Cooperstown. Laurie Carney (violin), Daniel Avshalomov (viola), Shirley Irek (piano), William Grubb (cello) and Linda Chesis (Flute) perform “The Grand Tour: Vienna, Madrid and Paris,” featuring Fauré’s Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor. 3pm. $25; students $15.