12/15/14: Today’s Tips: Tuesday
MUSIC: Buckcherry @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. Frontman Josh Todd, guitarist Keith Nelson and the band carry on the LA hard-rock tradition… With Charm City Devils, Frank Palangi and One Day Waiting. 7:30pm. $23.
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. 7:30pm. $20-$55. Through Sunday, December 21.
FILM: “Red Lodge” @ Proctors, Schenectady. In director Richard Kramer’s indie Christmas film, Jordan (Joseph Kim) proposes to Dave (Richard Pierre-Lewis), his boyfriend of two years, expecting an enthusiastic YES! Instead he gets a “Can’t we just be in love?” Not the best response leading up to the days of Christmas when the couple is to spend Christmas with Jordan’s kooky Aunt Vanity. 7pm. $5.