3/4/18: Today’s Top Tips: Sunday


MUSIC: Jocelyn & Chris Arndt @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The powerhouse brother-and-sister team has come a long way since the duo’s high-school days at Lena’s open-mic nights as the Dependents. 7pm. UPDATE: This show is now officially sold out.

MUSIC: Albany Pro Musica’s “Broadway Returns” @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. Albany Pro Musica and the Pro Musica Pops sing favorites from the Great White Way. Proctors’ Philip Morris and All Over Albany’s Mary Darcy emcee. With featured dancers Cassidy Layton, Robert Murray and Jamari Johnson Williams. 3pm. $25 & $35. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC/FUNDRAISER: Foodstock 3 @ Rustic Barn Pub, Troy. A benefit for the food pantries of the Capital Region features music by Bob Gamache & Company, Eric Braymer, Seedless Rye with Tim Barker, Bleak Little World, Soul Sky, the Greasy Fingers Band, Rye Band Express featuring Dave Geoghegan & Pete O’Hearn. Emceed by Johnny Goodman. 2pm. $10 suggested donation; food donations also gladly accepted.

MUSIC: Shannon McNally @ Colony, Woodstock. The rootsy Americana singer-songwriter continues her tour of Greater Nippertown venues with a return to Hudson in support of her album, Black Irish, produced by Rodney Crowell. With Brad Cole. 8pm. $15.

THEATER: “Rhinoceros” @ MCLA’s Venable Theater, North Adams. Last chance! Eugène Ionesco wrote the absurdist black comedy about citizens of a village transforming into rhinos in 1958 as a response to his experience of fascism in Romania in the 1930s. 2pm. $15; students $5. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC: James Weidman Spiritual Impressions @ Senate Garage, Kingston. In celebration of Black History Month, Jazzstock presents James Weidman (piano), Ruth Naomi Floyd (vocals), Anthony E. Nelson, Jr. (reeds), John Menegon (bass), Tony Jefferson (drums) and Teri Roiger (vocals). 8pm. $25. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC: Del & Dawg @ the Academy of Music, Northampton. Del McCoury met David Grisman at the first show Del ever played (on banjo) with Bill Monroe in the spring of 1963 at New York University in Greenwich Village. Three years later, Del & Dawg played their first duo gig together at RPI in Troy, and through the years they have shared the stage at venues and festivals across the country and in 2012 released Hardcore Bluegrass, a unique collection of bluegrass classics, made at two Dawg studio jam sessions in the 1990s. Del & Dawg celebrates the 50-year-plus bluegrass friendship that these two legendary musicians have shared. With Molly Tuttle and Honeysuckle. 2pm. $39.99-$49.99.

THEATER: 10×10 New Play Festival @ Barrington Stage Co.’s St. Germain Stage, Pittsfield. Last chance! The seventh annual fest featuring 10 10-minute plays by 10 playwrights. 3pm.

MUSIC: Fiddle Blast @ Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton. Featuring Zoe Darrow, Katherine First, Sarah the Fiddler and Annika Amstutz. 7pm. UPDATE: This concert has been cancelled.

MUSIC: Young Culture @ Jupiter Hall, Guilderland. In support of their acclaimed EP, Blue. With Viewpoints, Perfect Score and the Maloy Brothers. 8pm. $10.

***THEATER: “Everything You Touch” @ Skidmore College’s Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater, Saratoga Springs. Rachel Karp directs Sheila Callaghan’s play that unfurl simultaneously in the fashion world of the 1970s and contemporary Manhattan. 8pm. $12; students & seniors $8. Through March 8.

MUSIC: Insane Clown Posse @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. Juggalos unite! With Attila, Sylar, Cage, Lil Toenail, Lyte and Ouija. 6:30pm. $28.

THEATER: “The Velocity of Autumn” @ Hubbard Hall, Cambridge. Christine Decker and Oliver Wadsworth star in David Snider’s comedy about what happens when life becomes too hard to handle. 2pm. Through Sunday, March 11. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC: Big Joe Fitz & The Lo-Fi’s @ The Falcon, Marlboro. 11am. Donations encouraged.

EVENT: Capital District Original Music Awards @ Renaissance Restaurant, Schenectady. 2pm. $25; $40 per couple; $15 seniors & students. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC: The Alan Broadbent Trio @ The Falcon, Marlboro. The New Zealand native, two-time Garmmy Award winner and acclaimed pianist-arranger-conductor has worked with everyone for Natalie Cole to Charlie Haden, from Paul McCartney to Diana Krall. His trio features bassist Harvie S and drummer Billy Mintz. 8pm. Donations encouraged.

THEATER: “Crimes of the Heart” @ the Wood Theater, Glens Falls. Last chance! Glens Falls Community Theater presents Beth Henley’s comedy about the Magrath sisters, and how the family is drawn together on “…a bad day…a real bad day.” 1:30pm. $20.

MUSIC: West Point Concert Band @ The Egg, Albany. It’s the March Forth! concert (Get it, March 4th?) An assortment of military marches, interspersed with works for concert band, including classics bu Sousa and such favorites as Robert Russell Bennet’s “Suite of Old American Dances” and Arthur Sullivan’s Ballet Suite from “Pineapple Poll.” 3pm. FREE. UPDATE: Showtime has been changed to 2pm…

GO HERE for info regarding art gallery and museum exhibits…

Is there an event that we may have overlooked? Just add it in the comment box below…

1 Comment
  1. RLP says

    West Point Band 3/4/18 @The Egg is at 2 pm (you posted 3 pm)

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