8/2/16: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday
THEATER: “A Night With Janis Joplin” @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. Kelly McIntyre stars as the electrifying blues-rock singer in the play written and directed by Randy Johnson. 7:30pm. Through Sunday, August 7. GO HERE to read review…
FILM: “Sidemen: Long Road To Glory” @ the Rosendale Theatre, Rosendale. An intimate look at the incredible lives and legacies of piano player Pinetop Perkins, drummer Willie “Big Eyes” Smith and guitarist Hubert Sumlin, all Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf sidemen. Followed by a Q&A with Sumlin’s manager, Toni Ann Mamary. 7:15pm.
FILM: “Bauhaus in America” @ PS21, Chatham. A visually stunning 1995 documentary that explores the impact of the Bauhaus on American architecture and design from the 1930s to almost the present day. Introduced by the filmmaker Judith Pearlman. 8:30pm. FREE.