Cultural Commentary From Shawn Stone

Jul 27, 2017

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: Maudie, Dunkirk, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Upcoming:

Sweeney Todd - Mac-Haydn Theatre, Chatham, opens 7/27 Thursday (2 and 8 PM) through Aug. 6

Old Salt Union, Chris Kasper - Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs, 7/27 Thursday, 7 PM

John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous - Palace Theatre, Albany, 7/27 Thursday, 7 and 9:30 PM [7 PM sold out]

Phantogram - The Egg, Albany, 7/27 Thursday, 8 PM

The Parlor, Marian Hill - Alive @ Five Corning Preserve Boat Launch (rain site), Albany, 7/27 Thursday, 5-8 PM

The Rory Block Gospel & Blues Fest Weekend at PS 21 - The Campbell Brothers, 7/28 Friday at 8 PM; Sisters of Slide: Rory Block & Cindy Cashdollar, 7/29 Saturday at 8 PM; A Gospel Choir Fest, 7/30 Sunday, 2 PM - PS 21, Chatham

John Prine - Palace Theatre, Albany, 7/28 Friday, 8 PM

Linda Lavin: My Second Farewell Concert with Billy Stritch & Aaron Weinstein - Helsinki Hudson, Hudson, 7/29 Saturday, 8 PM

Trio Con Brio Copenhagen: Mozart, Smetana, Shostakovich - Maverick Concerts, Woodstock, 7/30 Sunday, 4 PM

The Philadelphia Orchestra: Russian Festival Day 1, Tchaikovsky & Musorgsky - SPAC, Saratoga Springs, 8/2 Wednesday, 8 PM

New movies: Atomic Blonde, The Emoji Movie, A Ghost Story, 13 Minutes, Lady Macbeth