11/30/14: Today’s Tips: Sunday
MUSIC: Strand of Oaks @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany. Heal, the new album from Tim Showalter (aka Strand of Oaks), has landed on quite a few Best of 2014 lists, including American Songwriter. With Carl Daniels & the Black Box. 8pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Trans-Siberian Orchestra @ the Times Union Center, Albany. It’s the live rendition of “The Christmas Attic” because after all it’s just not the Christmas season unless the music is accompanied by lasers, right? 3 & 7pm. $33, $44, $54, $64 & $74.
MUSIC: Fleurine @ the Falcon, Marlboro. The Dutch-born jazz vocalist is accompanied by guitarist Syberen van Munster, bassist Doug Weiss and pianist Brad Mehldau. With the Tom Polizzi & Scott Veilleux Guitar Duo. 7pm. Donation encouraged.
THEATER: “The Secret Garden” @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. Frances Hodgson Burnett’s beloved book comes to life in the Tony Award-winning musical about an orphan girl who transforms a dead and wasted garden into a paradise where hearts can grow and miracles can happen. Directed by Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill. 2pm. $20-$65. Through Sunday, December 21.