8/21/16: Today’s Top Tips: Sunday
MUSIC: Goo Goo Dolls @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. Ah, yes, now let’s reminisce about those long-ago days when they used to bang out punk music at 288 Lark… With Collective Soul and Tribe Society. 7pm.
FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Jazz in the Valley @ Waryas Park, Poughkeepsie. The 16th annual fest features one stage of free music and one with paid admission. Music by Charenee Wade, Craig Harris, Jazz by 5, Randy Weston & the African Rhythms Trio, Chico Alvarez & the Palomonte Afro-Cuban Big Band, Slam Allen, the DCC Jazz Ensemble, Stephanie Hancock and the Mike Torsone Memorial Band. 12noon. FREE/$60. GO HERE for more info and the complete festival schedule…
MUSIC: Quinn Sullivan @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. The 17-year-old blues guitarslinger and Buddy Guy protégé is already a veteran musician, having made his network television debut at age six on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” 8pm.
THEATER: “In Praise of Elephants” @ Ancram Opera House, Ancram. The American premiere of the play by Kevin Dyer; music & lyrics by Catherine Ireton, a musical story of a man turning 60 whose life is about to be turned upside down. Featuring James Occhino and Anna Stefanic. 7pm. $25.
MUSIC: Wild Adriatic @ Colegrove Park, North Adams. The Saratoga power trio continues the Levitt AMP North Adams Music Series. 2pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…
MUSIC: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center @ SPAC’s Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs. Performing Mozart’s Quintet in C minor for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, K. 406; Schumann’s Sonata in D minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 121; and Mendelssohn’s Quintet No. 2 in B-flat major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, Op. 87. 3pm.
THEATER: “The Property Known as Garland” @ Bridge Street Theatre, Catskill. The iconic Judy Garland comes to life in Billy Van Zandt’s play, directed by Flo Hayle. Kathleen Devine and Caedmon Holland star in this wickedly witty and touching trip down the yellow brick road of Judy’s astounding career. 2pm. Pay what you will. Through Sunday, August 28.