1/3/12: Today’s Tips: Thursday
MUSIC: Sometymes Why @ Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls. A fabulous all-star trio conjured from the cream of the contemporary acoustic music scene – Kristine Andreassen (from Uncle Earl), Ruth Ungar Merenda (Mike + Ruthy) and Aoife O’Donovan (Crooked Still). 7pm. FREE.
FILM: “Any Day Now” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. An award-winning film directed by Travis Fine about a gay couple (Alan Cumming and Garret Dillahunt) who takes in an abandoned teenager with Down syndrome (Isaac Leyva) and becomes the loving family he’s never had. 8pm. $7; students $5.
MUSIC: Badfish @ the Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. Sublime tribute band. With the 7th Squeeze, Breaking News and Meishlunday. 7:30pm. $20. NOTE: Postponed from last week. Tickets for the original date will be honored tonight.
FILM: “Chasing Ice” @ Time + Space Limited, Hudson. Director Jeff Orlowski and acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog explore the Earth’s evolving climate change at the Arctic. 6pm. $7; students $5.
MUSIC: The Dave Kitchen Trio @ Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. The veteran guitarist leads his jazz trio. 8pm. FREE; donations appreciated.
FILM: “A Late Quartet” @ Saratoga Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. The renowned string quartet (Christopher Walken, Mark Ivanir, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Catherine Keener) are about to launch their 25th anniversary tour when one of the members decides to make the tour his last. 7:30pm. $7; students $5.