Events

This Week in the Arts (Mar. 18 – Mar. 24)

 Tuesday Mar. 19

8:00 PM – Open Mic with Rick Bolton [Gaffney’s]

Wednesday Mar. 20
7:00 PM – Emerging Artists Breakout: Margo Macero [Caffe Lena]

“Margo Macero has co-written with Bobby Fats Howard, creating hip and haunting music…Tickets may be purchased at the door.”

Thursday Mar. 21
5:30 PM – Corita Kent and the 60’s Panel Discussion [Tang]
7:00 PM – Corita Art Party [Tang]7:00 PM – Open Mic Night [Caffe Lena]

“This open mic is for all styles of music and spoken word performance, including poetry, comedy, and storytelling…Performer registration is from 7 to 7:25 PM. Performances start at 7:30…Tickets at the door.”

8:00 PM — Gabriela Montero [Zankel]

8:00 PM – Open Mic Showcase [Gaffney’s]

9:00 PM – Lazy River Groove [Putnam Den]

Tickets: Free

Friday Mar. 22
All Day – Rounds Gallery Spring Submission deadline [Rounds Gallery]
8:00 PM – 8th Annual Blues Weekend [Caffe Lena]

Featuring blues singers Danielle Miraglia, and Erin Harpe.

Tickets: Members ($14), General Public ($16)

8:00 PM – The Fellowship Band [Zankel]

9:00 PM – Waylon Speed w/ the North & South Dakotas [Putnam Den]

“Hard-Twang / Country-Rock”

“18+ w/ $5 surcharge if under 21”

Tickets: $10 at the door

Saturday Mar. 23

2:00 – 4:30 PM – Silkscreening Workshop [Tang]

“For all ages, water-based silkscreen inspired by the art of Corita Kent. Limited space; call for reservations at  518-580-8080”

7:00 PM — Armitage Gone! [Skidmore Dance Center]

“Dance presentation of ‘Fables on Global Warming’”

8:00 PM – American String Quartet [Zankel]

8:00 PM – Roots Revival Roadshow [Putnam Den]

“Doors open at 8PM, show at 9PM”

“Tickets: $5 (w/ student ID), $7 (21+), $12 (under 21)”

Skidmore’s Skinny White Folk will be playing

8:00 PM – 8th Annual Blues Weekend [Caffe Lena]

Featuring bluesmen Michael Jerome Browne and Street Corner Holler.

Tickets: Members ($18), General Public ($20)

8:00 PM – Mike Gent & the Figgs [Spring Street Gallery]

9:00 PM – Acoustic Circus [Gaffney’s]

9:00 PM – Rick Bolton, Sherri Nolan and Arlin Greene [Gaffney’s]

Sunday Mar. 24

2:00 PM – Dear Liar starring Benita Zahn and Jim Kambrich [Caffe Lena]

“This play by Jerome Kilty chronicles the personal life of iconic playwright George Bernard Shaw and his turbulent romance with actress Mrs. Patrick Campbell.”

Tickets: $20

2:00 PM – String Festival Finale [Zankel]

7:00 PM – Long Time Courting [Caffe Lena]

“Boston-based Celtic quartet Long Time Courting plays neo-traditional Celtic Roots music with elegance and verve.”

Tickets: Members ($12), General Public ($15)

Ongoing Exhibits:

Crowded [Tang]

February 28 – April 14, 2013

Carrie Moyer: Pirate Jenny [Tang]

January 26 – May 19, 2013

Paul Shambroom: Meetings [Tang]

January 26 – April 14, 2013

Yoko Ono: Listen [Tang]

January 26 – May 19, 2013

Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent [Tang]

January 19 – July 28, 2013

We the People [Tang]

September 8 – April 7, 2013

Juried Skidmore Student Exhibition [Schick]

February 7 – March 21