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January 18, 2013

Arts Briefs

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The ninth annual Cabin Fever Film Series continues at 7 p.m. today with “Toy Story 3”at at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Grandstand Theater at 25 Main St. in Cooperstown.

The third film in the “Toy Story” series sees Woody, Buzz and other toys head to day care while their owner Andy prepares for college.

The series, which is free, continues with “Meeting Venus,” on Jan. 25 at the Fenimore Art Museum at 5798 State Route 80 in Cooperstown, “Groundhog Day” on Feb. 1 at the Fenimore and “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” on Feb. 8 at the Hall.

For more details, call (888) 547-1450, ext. 453.

Double act

set in Andes

The Andes Hotel at 110 Main St. in Andes will feature a double bill starting at 6 p.m.

First up will be Pre-war Ponies from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Yellow Room with songs from the 1920s and 1930s. According to a media release, the group likes to dig through old recordings and sheet music for songs such as “The Gentleman Just Wouldn’t Say Goodnight,” “Pettin’ In The Park” and “Pardon My Southern Accent.”

From 9 to midnight will be the Jack Grace Band in the Tavern. Grace’s music was called “gritty down home country the way it should be” and “one of the (New York) city’s most skilled and personable country stars” by Time Out New York.

Cover is free for both shows. For more information, go to www.andeshotel.com.

Smithy to hold auditions for readings

The Smithy will host auditions for two play readings from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at 43 Pioneer St. in Cooperstown. “Much Ado About Nothing” will be performed at 4 p.m. Feb. 9, and “Inherit the Wind” will be done at 7 p.m. Feb. 23.

Men and women of all ages are sought for both shows. “Much Ado About Nothing” is a Shakespearean comedy that explores the thin line between love and hate, while “Inherit the Wind” focuses on the real-life Scopes Monkey Trial.

For more information, go to www.smithyarts.org/glimmer-globe-theatre or call 547-8671.

Main View

to open exhibit

Main View Gallery & Studio will present “Artists Teaching Artists,” opening with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. at 73 Main St. in Oneonta. The exhibit will feature works by 40 Main View Gallery teaching artists, staff and students.

According to a media release, the show “celebrates the spirit of creativity that comes from working and learning together.”

The exhibit runs through Feb. 15. For more details, visit www.mainviewgallery.org.