2/20/19: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC: Mardi Gras 2019 @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. New Orleans funk/jazz powerhouse Dirty Dozen Brass Band will help cure those mid-winter blues, partying down for Fat Tuesday dance party with Mardi Gras Indian band Cha Wa. Horns a’plenty. 7:30pm. $39.50.
MUSIC: Gangstagrass @ SCCC’s Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, Schenectady. In 2006, New York City musician and beats producer Rench imagined what bluegrass and hip-hop combined might sound like. The result was the genre-demolishing Gangstagrass. 7:30pm. FREE, but registration is required.
THEATER: The Taming of the Shrew @ Hudson Valley Community College’s Maureen Stapleton Theatre, Troy. The tenth annual Shakespeare & Company residency presents a 90-minute adaptation of the Shakespeare classic. 12noon. FREE.
MUSIC: Klugherz/Heyman Duo @ UAlbany Performing Arts Center, Albany. Violinist Laura Klurgherz and pianist Steven Heyman offer “An Evening with Beethoven” performing the violin/piano sonatas Op. 12, No. 2; Op. 23 and Op. 96 in anticipation and celebration of the upcoming 250th anniversary of the great composer’s birth. 7:30pm. $20; students/seniors $15.
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