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ALBANY

Franti postpones sold-out show at Egg

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Michael Franti’s sold-out show at The Egg, set for Tuesday, Feb. 10, has been postponed because the singer sustained a knee injury.
 
SpongeBob online? Nickelodeon to offer Internet subscription
NEW YORK

SpongeBob online? Nickelodeon to offer Internet subscription

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
SpongeBob fans rejoice: Nickelodeon is the latest cable channel to plan a stand-alone Internet offering.
 
Ex-Chicago drummer Seraphine brings new jazz-rock band to town

Ex-Chicago drummer Seraphine brings new jazz-rock band to town

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Danny Seraphine loves winter temperatures on the West Coast. The Capital Region has been freezing for much of the month, but he can wear short sleeves and sandals in California.
 
Mariinsky Orchestra to focus on Russian composers
TROY

Mariinsky Orchestra to focus on Russian composers

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Conductor Ignat Solzhenitsyn loves working with the Mariinsky Orchestra, which will be at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall tonight.
 
Civic Players offer family drama; Wilde classic at Proctors

Civic Players offer family drama; Wilde classic at Proctors

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Jennifer Van Iderstyne’s theater resumé is about to get a bit more diversified.
 
In Troy, embracing the arts despite the cold

In Troy, embracing the arts despite the cold

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
On Friday night, temperatures will dip below freezing. But along the frozen Hudson River, Troy Night Out will bring hundreds of people to the city’s downtown.
 
Gershwin musical sports classic tunes

Gershwin musical sports classic tunes

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
With the music of George and Ira Gershwin and a book by two-time Tony winner Joe DiPietro, it’s hard not to like “Nice Work If You Can Get It.”
 
Everest Rising to open Place for Folk series

Everest Rising to open Place for Folk series

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Everest Rising, a regional quartet of experienced players who love mixing up folk, classic rock and jazz, sometimes in the same song, will open A Place for Folk's third season on Friday, in the “Whisperdome” of the Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady.
 
‘Fearless’ sculptor Gilson recalled as pioneer
SCHENECTADY

‘Fearless’ sculptor Gilson recalled as pioneer

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
A fearless wood sculptor once kicked out of galleries because his work was too daring has died.
 
Local young actors to get chance at big break
CAPITAL REGION

Local young actors to get chance at big break

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
Jeremiah Zagar can offer an acting story.
 
Mount Rushmore's long hidden love story
WILTON

Mount Rushmore's long hidden love story

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
When Richard Cerasani looks at the majestic stone heads carved on Mount Rushmore, he sees his parents. His father, Arthur, was one of the sculptors who helped create the national memorial, while his mother, Mary, encouraged him from afar.

 
SAG Awards win sends 'Birdman' Oscar hopes soaring

SAG Awards win sends 'Birdman' Oscar hopes soaring

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Oscar hopes for "Birdman" got an enormous updraft over the weekend with big wins from the acting and producing guilds, possibly sending the comedy soaring over the perceived Academy Awards front-runner "Boyhood."
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Review: Woodwind quintet ventures admirably beyond main fare

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
Review: The City of Tomorrow woodwind quintet entertained a small but enthusiastic crowd at Skidmore College on Saturday with four works that could hardly be considered main fare.
 
'American Sniper' passes $200 million mark
LOS ANGELES

'American Sniper' passes $200 million mark

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
"American Sniper," the military drama starring Bradley Cooper as Navy SEAL marksman Chris Kyle, topped the box office for a second weekend in a row with $64.4 million and surpassed $200 million since its release.
 
Owner hopes gallery will lure visitors to city
SCHENECTADY

Owner hopes gallery will lure visitors to city

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
Scotia native Jeffrey Bisaillon, a self-taught, contemporary abstract artist, opened the JBIS Contemporary Fine Art Gallery at 200 State St. in Schenectady. The gallery is co-owned and managed by Michael Bisaillon, Jeff’s brother.
 
 

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