The Ticonderoga Festival Guild will kick-off its 2013 membership drive with a free concert. Towne Meeting will entertain Sunday, March 3, at the Best Western Inn at 3 p.m.
“Pluto is Listening” will be performed LPCA
LAKE PLACID — David Parr’s latest play Pluto is Listening to be performed at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Way, on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. and at 2 p.m. on Sunday Oct. 6.
In the remote town of Pluto, Ohio, lonely outsiders Grace Grady and Benjamin McCoy form an unlikely bond that survives two decades and a series of overwhelming obstacles. The mystery-drama Pluto is Listening explores the bittersweet trajectory of an intense friendship fueled by alternative substances, coded language and blurred realities.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets are available by calling the LPCA Box Office at 523-2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org.
Bluegrass show opens Palmer Street Cafe
PLATTSBURGH — The seasoned folk duo featuring Tom Akstens and Neil Rossi kicks off their 50th Anniversary tour at Palmer Street Coffeehouse, 4 Palmer Street, on Friday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m.
Tom and Neil are both multi-instrumentalists, singers and songwriters who have explored the nooks and crannies of old-time country music, country blues and honky-tonk for four decades.
Tom Atskens & Neil Rossi Open 26th Season of Palmer Street Coffeehouse, which operates on the first Friday of each month, October through June. Admission is $10 per person.
Doors open at 7 p.m. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m.
For more information call 561-6920.
Guitarist duo Loren & Mark to perform
SARANAC LAKE — International Guitar duo Loren and Mark Concert, Pendragon Theatre, Pendragon Theater, 15 Brandy Brook Ave, on Oct. 5 at 8 p.m.
Loren and Mark will take the stage at Pendragon after a year of touring the USA and Europe.
Mark, an internationally recognized guitarist who hails from New Zealand and Loren, the youngest instrumentalist to ever appear on the Grand Ole Opry. The pair were first brought together by the Australian Guitar sensation Tommy Emmanuel. They attribute Tommy, Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed as their biggest influences.