7/8/18: Today’s Top Tips: Sunday

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MUSIC: Bombino @ Music Haven, Schenectady. The man dubbed “the world’s best guitarist” by Noisey brings the fierce grace of the Tuareg tradition to his instrument, drawing comparisons to Jimi Hendrix, Carlos Santana, Neil Young and Jerry Garcia. With Innov Gnawa. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

MUSIC: Finger Lakes Guitar Quartet @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Joel Brown, Brett Grigsby, Sten Isachsen and Paul Quigle play exciting, eclectic guitar music spanning five centuries, including original arrangements. 7pm. $22.

FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Mt. Greylock Jazz Festival @ Bascom Lodge, Adams. Featuring the Joe Finn Quartet, the Julia Donnaruma Trio, the Wes Brown Quartet, the Michael Benedict Jazz Vibes Quartet and the Phil Allen Septet. 12noon-6pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Freedom Park Summer Concerts @ Freedom Park, Scotia. Mark Gamsjager leads the Lustre Kings. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: The Sound Inside @ Williamston Theatre Festival’s Nikos Stage, Williamstown. Last chance! Emmy, Golden Globe and Tony Award winner Mary-Louise Parker stars in this world premiere drama by Pulitzer Prize finalist Adam Rapp, directed by David Cromer. 2pm. Through Sunday, July 8.

DANCE: STREB @ Lumberyard, Catskill. The gravity-defying extreme dance company presents an outdoor performance of “Singular Extreme Actions,” the first official public event at the not-quite-officially-open dance incubator. 3pm. $30.

FESTIVAL/MUSIC: British Music Invasion Weekend @ Wood Park, Lake George. Today’s tribute band schedule features The Resolutions (British pop tribute), the Hudson River Music Hall House Band (David Bowie tribute) and Better Off Led (Led Zeppelin tribute). 7pm. $10; children under age 12 FREE. GO HERE for more info…

OPERA: The Merry Widow @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center’s Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs. Opera Saratoga’s 2018 summer season continues with Franz Lehár’s popular operetta. 2pm. $50, $72.50 & $95.

MUSIC: George Muscatello Trio @ Rivers Casino & Resort’s Van Slyke’s, Schenectady. The Sunday jazz series continues with the forward-thinking guitarist and his band. 5pm. FREE.

THEATER: The Closet @ Williamstown Theater Festival, Williamstown. Tony Award winner and Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Matthew Broderick stars in this world premiere comedy by Douglas Carter Beane, directed by Mark Brokaw. 2pm. Through Saturday, July 14.

MUSIC: Crazy Doberman @ the Low Beat, Albany. 7pm.

OPERA: Cunning Little Vixen @ Glimmerglass Opera, Cooperstown. Director E. Loren Meeker takes a fresh look at Janáček’s woodland fable about a forester, sung by Eric Owens, who stumbles upon a vixen cub and takes her home. Both have their assumptions about the world challenged. 1:30pm. Through Saturday, August 25.

MUSIC: Performing Arts at the Common @ Clifton Common, Clifton Park. Featuring Hellcat Maggie. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: Morning After Grace @ Shakespeare & Company, Lenox. Regge Life directs the New England premiere of Carey Crim’s hilarious, heartwarming and unconventional new comedy that tackles love, loss and second chances. 7:30pm. Through Sunday, July 15. GO HERE to read review…

MUSIC: Jeanne O’Connor Trio @ Mouzon House, Saratoga Springs. 6pm

MUSIC: Deb Cavanaugh @ Emack & Bolio’s, Albany. A fun, interactive family show with the limberjack, “crankie” and songs for all to sing along. 3pm.

FILM: “Yellow Submarine” @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. In celebration of its 50th anniversary, George Dunning’s psychedelic animated classic has been recently restored frame-by-frame. 12noon, 3 & 6pm. Also Tuesday and Wednesday.

GO HERE for info regarding art gallery and museum exhibits…

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