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Dancers work seasonal magic in ‘Nutcracker’

Dancers work seasonal magic in ‘Nutcracker’

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014
The Christmas party season has arrived with area productions of 'The Nutcracker'
 
Forever young, NBC's 'Peter Pan' is live and aloft
NEW YORK

Forever young, NBC's 'Peter Pan' is live and aloft

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
NBC is recapturing its youth for a revival of "Peter Pan," broadcast live Thursday and starring Allison Williams ("Girls") as Peter, the cocky young champion of Neverland, and Christopher Walken as the deliciously evil pirate, Captain Hook.
 
GLENS FALLS

Hyde announces 2015 exhibits

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
The Hyde Collection’s 2015 exhibition calendar will include French and American prints, Adirondack landscapes and drawings by Andy Warhol.
 
Plenty planned for Saratoga First Night
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Plenty planned for Saratoga First Night

Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014
After nearly two decades of family-friendly fun, people shouldn’t need any special inspiration to get out New Year’s Eve and enjoy First Night Saratoga.
 
Bill Cosby resigns from Temple University board
PHILADELPHIA

Bill Cosby resigns from Temple University board

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014
Bill Cosby resigned Monday as a trustee of Temple University following a string of allegations that accused him of drugging and sexually assaulting women over many years.
 
Free holiday movies at Proctors
SCHENECTADY

Free holiday movies at Proctors

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014
Get in the holiday spirit with free holiday movies at Proctors later this month.
 
Fans feast on 'Mockingjay' over holiday weekend
LOS ANGELES

Fans feast on 'Mockingjay' over holiday weekend

Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014
Moviegoers wanted another helping of “The Hunger Games” over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
 
TROY

Dorian quintet veers from standard repertoire

Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014
The Dorian Wind Quintet, one of the preeminent wind quintets in the world, performed Saturday night before a large crowd at Emma Willard’s Kiggins Hall as part of the Friends of Chamber Music series.
 

New comic artists push limits under strict Egyptian rule

Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014
A new feminist comic book, the Jewelry Box, has emerged in Egypt, the latest addition in a blossoming scene of alternative comics, as artists seek freer outlets of expression in a country where independent voices are finding it harder to speak.
 
ALBANY

Capital Rep's ‘Secret Garden’ solid, but long

Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014
Cap Rep production of "The Secret Garden" has stellar cast, strong singing.
 
Schick director says exhibit presents giants of craft art

Schick director says exhibit presents giants of craft art

Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014
For three more weeks, Skidmore College is embracing the art of craft with a rare exhibit.
 
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer premieres

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer premieres

Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
“Star Wars” fans, rejoice! Walt Disney Pictures and LucasFilm unveiled today the highly anticipated teaser trailer to "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.”
 
Queen of crime writing PD James dies aged 94

Queen of crime writing PD James dies aged 94

Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
P.D. James took the classic British detective story into tough modern terrain, complete with troubled relationships and brutal violence, and never accepted that crime writing was second-class literature.

 

Super Soul Fest one reason to be thankful

Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014
We have plenty to be thankful for, apart from not having Buffalo’s weather. Even in this holiday stretch, we have lots of live music here while the kids are home from wherever and need a night out.
 
Trans-Siberian Orchestra opens ‘The Christmas Attic’

Trans-Siberian Orchestra opens ‘The Christmas Attic’

Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014
Paul O’Neill likes the early Christmas rush.
 
 

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