Focus on Entertainment for Aug. 15 -23

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Street Car Named Desire at Pendragon

SARANAC LAKE — A Streetcar Named Desire, the Tennessee Williams’ classic is to be performed at the Pendragon Theater on Aug. 15 at 8 p.m.

An enduring portrait of sex, class and secrets. This 1948 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play cemented William’s reputation as one of America’s best playwrights. From the infamous “STELLA” to the oft quoted “I’ve always relied on the kindness of strangers, ” the ride on this Streetcar is guaranteed to be a steamy and scintillating one. Presenting Beth Glover as Blanche and newcomer Josh Luteran as Stanley and including MacKenzie Barmen, Jordan Hornstein, Harrison Ewing, Chris McGovern, Jason Arnheim, Leslie Dame, Lauren Brennan, Rachel Jerome, Sam Balzac and Peggy Orman. Directed by Karen Lordi-Kirkham.

Tickets are $22, $20 for seniors and $12 for those 17 years old and younger. Matinee tickets are $12. For more information call 891-1854.

The Blind Spots, Stone Ground Express


Blind Spots

LAKE PLACID — The Blind Spots with special guests Stone Ground Express will perform at Smoke Signals, 2489 Main Street, at 8 p.m. on Aug 16.

Blind Spots, an Ithaca, based, performs all original music and style, female-fronted, five-piece band.

Electrifying lead vocalist, Maddy Walsh, can hang with the best of them, continuing to reach new heights with her voice. Walsh possesses that instantly recognizable raw talent that makes each Blind Spots show an experience to be remembered. The band is built by members Mike Suave on axe, Captain Doobie Zuben on keys, Francois Dillinger on bass and Mike Parker on drums. To hear samples of their music go to their website www.theblindspots.com.

The Blind Spots will be joined by Larry Stone’s Stoneground Express performing country rock and blues.

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