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A Rare Screening of a Silent Classic Comes to Proudfit Hall

Salem, NY native and silent screen actress Jane Gail
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea at Proudfit Hall on January 18 Salem Resident Jane Gail in Jules Verne’s Timeless Classic Are you a fan of silent films? Are you fan of Jules Verne’s classic novels? Well, you’re in luck, as the 1916 adaptation of Verne’s Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea will be screened at [...]

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The Ultimate Midnight Movie: Rocky Horror at the Wood Theater this Saturday Night!

Tim Curry in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Jim Sharman, 1975)
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It’s Time for Rocky Horror, ya Hot Patootie! The Beloved Camp Classic Comes to the Wood Theater for Halloween You loved it last year…so, you want some more? Yer damn right you do! Break out your garter belts! Halloween just isn’t the same without The Rocky Horror Picture Show! One of the most beloved cult [...]

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An Art Exhibit that Supports Farmland Preservation: Landscapes for Landsake, Preview

A Landscape by Ann Fitzgibbons. Image Courtesy of Agricultural Stewardship Association.
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A Unique Exhibit of Painting and Photography Preview of ASA’s Landscapes for Landsake Annual Exhibit Washington and northern Rensselaer Counties offer incredibly scenic views this time of year. The leaves are beginning to peak and the temperature changes from oppressive heat to crisp, cooler weather. These scenic landscapes fused with the farming traditions of the Upper Hudson Valley will be [...]

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The Balloons Are Back: A Preview of the 2014 Cambridge Balloon Festival

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Colors and Shapes Once Again Fill the Cambridge Skies Cambridge Prepares for the 2014 Balloon Festival: June 6-8, 2014 Organized and sponsored by the Cambridge Valley Chamber of Commerce, the 14th Annual Cambridge Balloon Festival will run from Friday, June 6 through Sunday, June 8, 2014, where 10 hot air balloons will fly over the hills of [...]

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Insects Sing and Dance at Proctors on March 21st, Preview

The Omaha Theatre Company's production of Diary of a Worm, a Spider, and a Fly. Phot Courtesy of Owen Carey.
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Diary of a Worm, a Spider, and a Fly Comes to Proctors Doreen Cronin’s Inventive Children’s Books Transformed into a Stage Musical If you’re a fan of Doreen Cronin’s children’s books, then you’ll get a kick out of this. Three of her engaging books that focus on the insect world will come to Proctors on [...]

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Frank, Dean and Sammy Come to Proctors for the Holidays

Christmas With The Rat Pack—Live At The Sands. Photo Courtesy of Proctors.
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Ring-a-Ding-Ding the Holidays with the Rat Pack Christmas With The Rat Pack at Proctors in Schenectady Nothing represents the holiday spirit than an evening with Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, Jr. So, if you’re in the mood for holiday songs, beverages and broads, you’re in luck as Christmas With The Rat Pack—Live At [...]

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It Must be Christmas: The 22nd Annual North Country Festival of Trees

It's beginning to look a lot like Xmas
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North Country Festival of Trees 2013, Preview Glens Falls Gears up for Xmas Christmas is just around the corner, and if you haven’t even begun decorating, now’s the time to get in the spirit. Starting on Thursday, December 5 through Sunday, December 8, 2013, you’ll have the opportunity to experience a wide selection of holiday [...]

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Everyone Loves Latkes! The Third Annual Latke Fest in Glens Falls

Latkes. Photo Courtesy of Dinner With Rachel
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Once Again, Latkes Come to Glens Falls The Third Annual Latke Fest in Glens Falls: What Are You Waiting For? For almost a thousand years, the consumption of fried foods, especially latkes and donuts, has been a Hanukkah tradition. Deep fried in oil, Latkes (aka potato pancakes) symbolize the day’s worth of oil that burned for [...]

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Live from Lake Placid: It’s The Jill & Julia Show, Preview

Julia Sweeney and Jill Sobule in The Jill & Julia Show. Photo Courtesy of The Jill & Julia Show
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A Crazy Evening of Comedy and Music Songwriter Jill Sobule & SNL Alum Julia Sweeney Give a Free Performance at the LPCA A unique pairing of music and comedy courtesy of singer/songwriter Jill Sobule and comedian Julia Sweeney comes to the Lake Placid Center for the Arts (LPCA) for a special free show on Saturday, [...]

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Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves: Art in the Public Eye’s 2013 Fundraiser

A Circus Sideshow from the 1930s. Photo Courtesy of Sideshow World
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Art in the Public Eye Celebrates the Circus APE Goes to the Circus for this Year’s Fundraiser Our friends at Art in the Public Eye (APE) always put on a killer party. In the past, they’ve created themes around their fundraising events such as celebrating the Rat Pack and a tribute to Andy Warhol’s legendary [...]

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