11/19/17: Today’s Top Tips: Sunday
MUSIC: Amythyst Kiah @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. She has a firm grip on traditional folk and blues, a powerful voice, strong chops on banjo and guitar, and she knows how to rock it up with fresh beats and vocal stylings. 7pm. $18.
MUSIC: John McEuen & the String Wizards @ The Egg’s Swyer Theatre, Albany. It’s a rare musical matinee at The Egg. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s famed banjoist John McEuen takes a look back at the group’s landmark album Will the Circle Be Unbroken with Les Thompson (bass/vocals), Matt Cartsonis (guitar/mandola /vocals), John Cable (guitar/vocals) and multi-instrumentalist Andy Goessling of Railroad Earth. 3pm. $29.50.
OPERA: “The Mother of Us All” @ Hudson Hall, Hudson. R.B. Schlather directs the production of Virgil Thomson and Gertrude Stein’s 1947 opera about Susan B. Anthony and the Women’s Suffrage Movement in America, which began in upstate New York. 4pm. $20, $35 & $55. UPDATE: This performance is officially sold out.
MUSIC: The SHEroes @ The Falcon, Marlboro. Pianist Monika Herzig leads the all-star, all-female band featuring guitarist Leni Stern, flautist Jamie Baum, tenor saxophonist Ada Rovatti, bassist Jennifer Vincent and drummer Rosa Avila. 8pm. Donations encouraged.
MUSIC: Hollywood Undead @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. Johnny 3 Tears, J-Dog, Charlie Scene, Funny Man and Danny make a tour stop in Clifton Park in support of their new album, Five. With the Butcher Babies. 8pm. $28.
THEATER: “Noises Off” @ Siena College’s Beaudoin Theatre, Loudonville. Last chance! Michael Frayn’s hit farce directed by David Girard. 2pm. $10; students & seniors $8.
MUSIC: Modigliani Quartet @ Union College’s Memorial Chapel, Schenectady. The French foursome tackles Schubert’s “Quartettsatz in C Minor, D. 703,” Brahms’ “Quartet in C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1,” Puccini’s “I Crisantemi” and Mendelssohn’s “Quartet in F Minor, Op. 80.” 3pm. $30.
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