11/14/17: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday

MUSIC: Rosanne Cash @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The sublime singer-songwriter returns to the Music Hall in a duo performance with her husband-guitarist-producer John Leventhal. 7:30pm. $25, $32, $37 & $44.

MUSIC: Dream Theater @ the Palace Theatre, Albany. The veteran prog-metal rockers bring their Images, Words & Beyond 25th Anniversary Tour to the Palace. 8pm. $29.75, $39.75, $44.75, $54.75 & $69.75.

PERFORMANCE: Machine Project Book Celebration & Variety Show @ Skidmore College’s Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs. A celebration for the publication of “Machine Project: The Platinum Collection” featuring surprise giveaways, films from Machine’s exhibition at the Tang, a Readers Chorus, Renaissance stand-up comedy, psychic dancers sitting down, and a brief but informative conversation between Tang curator Rachel Seligman and Machine Project director Mark Allen. 7pm. FREE.

ARTIST TALK/FILM: Sara Cwynar @ UAlbany University Art Museum, Albany. The Brooklyn-based photographer and video artist explores the cross-histories and residual power of everyday objects and images. Her most recent film, “Rose Gold,” is a research-oriented meditation on the emotional impact of color, focusing on Apple’s Rose Gold iPhone. 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Plastic Crimewave Syndicate @ the Half Moon, Hudson. With Bunnybrains. 8pm.

MUSIC: The Beach Boys @ Proctors, Schenectady. Led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, the current incarnation of the band also features Jeffrey Foskett, Brian Eichenburger, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill and Scott Totten. 7:30pm. $30-$90.

MUSIC: Regina Spektor @ Smith College’s John M. Greene Hall, Northampton. A solo show in support of her critically acclaimed new record Remember Us to Life. 8pm. $29.50-$49.50. UPDATE: This show is now officially sold out…

MUSIC: Rose Chancler @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The monthly Music @ Noon Concert Series continues with the pianist, violist Patricia McCarty and violinist Marilyn Reynolds. 12noon. FREE. NOTE: Ricochet Duo will not be performing as originally scheduled…

TALK: “From Madrigal to Mass in the 16th Century” @ Williams College’s Bernhard Music Center, Room 30, Williamstown. Professor Jessie Ann Owens of UC Davis asks, “Why would a Renaissance composer writing a mass, the most solemn ritual of Christian worship, choose to use a secular madrigal as the model?” 4:15pm. FREE.

COMEDY/OPEN MIC: Low Beat Comedy Open Mic @ the Low Beat, Albany. 7:30pm sign-up; 8pm laughs.

OPEN MIC: Open Mic with Cameron & Ryder @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. 6pm sign-up; 7pm show. FREE.

DANCE ON SCREEN: “Le Corsaire” @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. The Bolshoi Ballet’s lush production inspired by Lord Byron’s epic poem. 2 & 6:30pm. $15.

FILM: “On Golden Pond” @ Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes. Mark Rydell’s 1981 film starring Katherine Hepburn, Henry Fonda and Jane Fonda. 7pm. $5.

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