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August 24, 2012

Area Entertainment Roundup: FSC performs ‘Way of the World’


Staff Writer

---- — Franklin Stage Company continues its production of “The Way of the World” by William Congreve in Chapel Hall at 25 Institute   St. in Franklin.

Shows will be at 8 p.m. tonight and Saturday, as well as at 5 p.m. Sunday. The final performances will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday   through Sept. 1 and at 5 p.m. Sept. 2.

The FSC adaptation shifts the comedy, written in 1700, into a 1950s fairytale version of a resort home with a live score played   by trumpeter Carleton Clay.

The shows are free, with donations accepted. For more details, call 829-3700 or email reserve@franklinstagecompany.org.



Walton Theatre to host night with Cline

As a fundraiser for the Walton Theatre Preservation Association’s Save Our Theatre campaign, the venue will host “An Evening   With Patsy Cline” at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Cassie Buckley will reprise her role as Cline from the Oneonta Stage Players’ production of “Always, Patsy Cline,” taking   the audience to a night at the Grand Ole Opry. She will perform songs such as “Crazy,” “I Fall to Pieces,” “Walkin After Midnight,”   “Faded Love” and more. She will be joined by the Bobcats, the Jordanettes and opening act Chris Thorington, as well as emcee   Steve Dillon.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors and children. For more information, call 865-6829 or visit www.waltontheatre.org.

Group to stage Ephrons’ play

The Smithy Center for the Arts’ Glimmer Globe Theater will present “Love, Loss & What I Wore” this weekend at Cooperstown   Theatre Festival at 7163 State Highway 80 in Cooperstown.

Shows will be at 8 p.m. tonight and Saturday, as well as 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The play is about a large array of characters recounting their lives.

The performances, directed by Susan Melchior,  will be split among two casts. The Friday and Saturday afternoon shows will   star Susan Kenny, Mary-Jo Merk, Scottie Baker, Joanne Telfer and Michelle Gardner, while the Saturday night and Sunday afternoon   shows will feature Ann Szwejbka, Sharon Feldman, Susan Miosek, Kate Sullivan and Danielle Newell.

Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for students and seniors and $12 for children under 12. For more details, call 547-8671 or   go to www.smithyarts.org.

CSO to play at Otesaga

The Catskill Symphony Orchestra will kick off its 2012-13 season with a concert celebrating Bach and Vivaldi at 7:30 p.m.   Sunday at the Otesaga Resort Hotel, located at 60 Lake St. in Cooperstown.



Soloists at Sunday’s concert will include violinist Michael Emery and cellists Janet Nepkie and Ben Whittenberg.

Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at the door or at www.catskillsymphony.net. For more information, call 436-2670.