2/18/15: Today’s Tops Tips: Wednesday
THEATER/MAGIC: “The Illusionists: Witness the Impossible” @ Proctors, Schenectady. This mind-blowing showcase features the jaw-dropping talents of seven incredible illusionists – Yu Ho-Jin, Dan Sperry, Jeff Hobson, Andrew Basso, Kevin James, Aaron Crow and Adam Trent. Expect an evening of hilarious magic tricks, death-defying stunts and acts of breathtaking wonder. 7:30pm. $20-$85. Through Sunday.
READING: Lydia Davis @ Williams College Griffin Hall’s Room 3, Williamstown. The short short story writer (and UAlbany professor) has racked up a MacArthur Fellowship, a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Man Booker International Prize. 7pm. FREE.
THEATER: “Going to the Farm with Spot” @ the Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield. Spot the Dog, his dad Sam and his friend Helen take you on an interactive, family-friendly journey to Sam’s farm where all the animals are lost. 2pm. $15.