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Springsteen bringing 'The River' to Albany

Springsteen bringing 'The River' to Albany

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Bruce Springsteen has previously performed the 20-song album only once in its entirety, during a 2009 concert at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
 
‘Darkness/Light’ event  helps the homeless

‘Darkness/Light’ event helps the homeless

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
From 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Spring Street Gallery will host a “Darkness/Light” event to benefit Code Blue Saratoga, a cold-weather shelter for homeless people in Saratoga Springs.
 
Singer calls ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’ ’ truly American
ALBANY

Singer calls ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’ ’ truly American

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Hayes Fields, one of five singers in a cast of nine performers sharing the stage in the Albany Civic Theater’s production of “Ain’t Misbehavin,’ ” says jazz music "truly is an American form of music."
 
Harlem Quartet proves string group can swing
TROY

Harlem Quartet proves string group can swing

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
The Harlem Quartet, who won a 2013 Grammy Award for “Hot House” (Concord Jazz, 2012 ) in which they worked with jazz masters Chick Corea and Gary Burton, will perform an all-jazz program at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall tonight.
 
Ringwald enjoys fans’ love for ‘Breakfast Club’
SCHENECTADY

Ringwald enjoys fans’ love for ‘Breakfast Club’

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Molly Ringwald, voted the top teenager star of all time by VH-1, will be at Proctors Saturday at 7:30 p.m. for “Molly Ringwald Revisits the Breakfast Club,” a screening of the 1985 blockbuster and then a conversation and question-and-answer session.
 
Mardi Gras blast headed to Proctors
SCHENECTADY

Mardi Gras blast headed to Proctors

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Steve Riley, accordion expert and leader of Cajun music outfit Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, will bring his band to Proctors’ GE Theatre on Friday as part of the theater’s annual Mardi Gras Festival. Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole will also be part of the night. So will Cajun cuisine and cocktails, a drag queen parade and thousands of colored beads.
 
Lady Gaga to sing national anthem at Super Bowl

Lady Gaga to sing national anthem at Super Bowl

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
Six-time Grammy Award winner Lady Gaga will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl 50 on Sunday in Santa Clara, Calif., according to The Associated Press.
 
Bill Cosby sexual assault case begins

Bill Cosby sexual assault case begins

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
Bill Cosby, smiling and wearing an olive suit, arrived at the Montgomery County courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday around 8:50 a.m. for the first hearing since he was charged in December with sexual assault.
 
Out of the fog comes a stellar ‘Sweeney Todd’ at SLOC

Out of the fog comes a stellar ‘Sweeney Todd’ at SLOC

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
Actors Molly Rose McGrath and Michael A. Bellotti lead a rich, technically strong show.
 
'An American in Paris' to kick off Proctors' season

'An American in Paris' to kick off Proctors' season

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
It wasn’t much of a secret. Most everyone suspected that “An American in Paris” would begin its first national tour in Schenectady at Proctors, and they were right.
 
Rowe delivers intense, soulful music at sold-out Caffè Lena shows

Rowe delivers intense, soulful music at sold-out Caffè Lena shows

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
Troy native Sean Rowe transfixed the crowd with his superb songwriting and intense stage presence during a 90-minute set.
 
Jackiw, Polonsky in total sync in Union concert

Jackiw, Polonsky in total sync in Union concert

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
 

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