Shakespeare send-up to perform
Smithy Center for the Arts’ Glimmer Globe Theatre production of “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)” will do an encore run at The Oneonta Theatre today and Saturday.
Directed by Danielle Newell and starring Steve Dillon, Michael Henrici and Jake Wansor, the first run in July and reprise in August “were met with glowing reviews and countless requests for an encore engagement,” according to a media release. Performances will start at 8 p.m. both nights.
The Oneonta Theatre is at 47 Chestnut St. For tickets and information, visit the Smithy at 55 Pioneer St. in Cooperstown, call 547-8671 or go to smithyarts.org.
CSO to present ‘Opera to Broadway’
The Catskill Symphony Orchestra of Oneonta presents its third concert of the 2013-14 season at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in State University College at Oneonta’s Hunt Union Ballroom. The concert “Opera to Broadway,” will feature tenor Jon Fredric West and soprano Johana Arnold.
West and Arnold will sing solos and duets from the opera and Broadway repertoire. Performances will include West with “Vesti la giubba” and “Intermezzo” from “Pagliacci,” and Arnold with “What a Movie” from “Trouble in Tahiti” and “O mio babbino caro” from “Gianni Schicchi” by Puccini. The two artists will join for “Make Believe” from “Show Boat,” “A Man and a Woman” from “110 in the Shade,” and “Strange Music” from “Song of Norway.”
Tickets are $30 and are available at the door, by calling 436-2670 or at www.catskillsymphony.net. Tickets are free for children and their accompanying adults.
Charles Eubanks to play at Gallery
Pianist Charles Eubanks will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Gallery at 128 Main St. in Stamford.
Born in 1948 in Detroit, Eubanks joined his first band at 11, and grew to become recognized as one of the world’s most respected pianists, according to a media release. He was a studio musician for Motown Records from 1963 to 1968. He has toured over his 50-year career, performing with numerous well-known artists.