12/23/14: Today’s Tips: Tuesday
MUSIC: The McKrells Christmas Show @ the Parting Glass, Saratoga Springs.
Kevin McKrell and Brian Melick are joined by Kate McKrell, Seth Warden and Doug Moody for their annual Celtic-flavored holiday show. 6 & 9pm. UPDATE: Both shows are now offically sold out.
THEATER: “Elf: The Broadway Musical” @ Proctors, Schenectady. It’s opening night! The comic tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Based on the 2003 film “Elf,” the stage musical features songs by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin (Tony nominees for “The Wedding Singer”). 7:30pm. $20, $25, $45, $55, $65 & $75.
CIRCUS ON FILM: The Big Apple Circus’ “Metamorphosis” @ the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington. Thrill to the flying trapeze, the razzle-dazzle of the Rolla-Bolla, the dynamo of the Diablo, the risky rhythms of the Risley team, the cunning conjurors of the Quick-Change, and the incredible flexible limbs of the contortionists. 6pm. $12.