Cultural Commentary From Shawn Stone For 7/28/16

Jul 28, 2016

  Shawn Stone joins us to talk about what he's seen lately and what cultural events are coming up this week in our region.

Seen: Ghostbusters, Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie

Alive at Five: Locash, Skeeter Creek - Tricentennial Park, Albany, Thursday 7/28 at 5 PM
Into The Woods - Mac-Haydn Theatre, Chatham, opens Thursday 7/28 at 2 and 8 PM; through 8/7
Forever Plaid - The Theater Barn, New Lebanon, opens Thursday 7/28 at 8 PM; through 8/7
New York City Ballet - Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, through 7/30 - Performances today (Thursday, 7/28): Jewels at 2 PM; Balanchine Black & White at 8 PM
Butch Trucks & The Freight Train Band - The Egg, Albany, Friday 7/29
Bang On a Can Marathon 2016: The BOAC Festival Finale - MASS MoCA, North Adams, Mass., Saturday 7/30 from 4 to 10 PM
Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show featuring Shane Torres - Underground at Proctors, Schenectady, Saturday 7/30
Danish String Quartet - Program: Per Norgard, Mendelssohn, Shoshtakovich - Maverick Concerts, Woodstock, Sunday 7/31 (4 PM)
Luke Bryan, Little Big Town, Dustin Lynch - Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, Sunday 7/31
Rockin’ On the River: Caroline Rose, Rabbit in the Rye - Riverfront Park, Troy, Wednesday 8/3 (5 PM)
The Philadelphia Orchestra opening night with Albany Pro Musica and guests - Program: selections from Hannibal’s One Land One River One People; Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 - Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs,Wednesday 8/3

New Movies: Captain Fantastic, Jason Bourne, Bad Moms, Café Society