7/6/14: Today’s Tips: Sunday
MUSIC: Yes @ The Egg, Albany. The classic prog-rock band’s current line-up – bassist Chris Squire, guitarist Steve Howe, drummer Alan White, keyboardist Geoff Downes and singer Jon Davison – will perform 1971′s Fragile in its entirety and every track from 1972′s Close to the Edge, as well as more of the band’s greatest hits and material off their new studio album, Heaven and Earth. With Syd Arthur. 8pm. $69.75, $84.75 & $99.75. GO HERE for an interview with Alan White…
MUSIC & WORKSHOP: Zappa Plays Zappa @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington. 7pm. $30, $45 & $65. ALSO: Dweezil Zappa 90-minute guitar masterclass at 3pm. $75 (does not include admission to concert).
MUSIC: The Dylan Perrillo Orchestra @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. This large, colorful big band celebrates jazz from the 1920s to ’40s. With ten musicians in the group, they cover Billie Holiday to Louis Armstrong, Al Bowlly, Annette Hanshaw, Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Charles Mingus, Eric Dolphy and a healthy sampling of contemporary musicians as well. 7pm. $18.
MUSIC: Ameranouche @ the Stony Creek Inn, Stony Creek. The New Hampshire-based hot Gypsy jazz/acoustic world music trio features Shepp Sheppard and Jack Soref on guitars with Michael Harrist on upright bass in support of their new album Hot!. 6pm. FREE.
THEATER: “Working on a Special Day” @ Barrington Stage Co.’s St. Germain Stage, Pittsfield. The New England premiere of an unexpected love story between an overworked housewife and a mysterious bachelor directed by and starring Ana Graham and Antonio Vega. 3pm.
MUSIC: Three Quarter North @ Clifton Common, Clifton Park. Playing everything from traditional fiddle tunes to complex original pop and weaving acoustic and electric influences into an enticing array of sounds. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and a complete schedule…
DANCE: Jacob’s Pillow, Becket. Last chance. Hubbard Street Dance Chicago @ the Ted Shawn Theatre (2pm. $39, $59, $69 & $75); Compagnia TPO’s “Bleu!” @ the Doris Duke Theatre (11:15am & 3:15pm. $28; $10 youth).
FILM: “Apollo 13” @ Harriman-West Airport, North Adams. Sponsored by MASS MoCA. No coolers allowed; free gliders for first 100 kids. 7pm gates, grills and bar open; 8:30pm film. $7; $3 kids 16 and under; or $14 per car.