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Weeks. Wed. Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m., Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Fri. 2 & 7:30 p.m., Sat. 7:30 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m., Tues. 7:30 p.m., Wed. Aug. 25, 2 & 7:30 p.m.; closes Aug. 28. Area premiere about middle-aged hoofers in Florida who find romance in this new comedy. Cortland Repertory Theatre, 6799 Little York Lake Road, off Route 281, Preble. $25-$27/evenings; $20- $22/matinees. Students and senior discounts available. Talkback with cast after Fri. 7:30 p.m. show. (607) 756-2627, (800) 427-6160.
The Tender Land. Sat. 1:30 p.m.; closes Sat. Former Syra- cuse Stage impresario Tazewell Thompson directs this Aaron Cop- land work at Glimmer- glass Opera, 7300 Route 80, Cooperstown. $26- $126. (607) 547-2255.
Tolemeo.Mon. 2 p.m.; closes Mon. Handel with care at Glimmerglass Opera, 7300 Route 80, Cooper- stown. $26-$126. (607) 547-2255.
Tosca. Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Sat. 8 p.m., Tues. 2 p.m..; closes Tues. Puccini’s blockbuster continues the repertory slate at Glimmerglass Opera, 7300 Route 80, Cooperstown. $26-$126. (607) 547-2255.
The 25th Annual Putnam County
Spelling Bee. Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 3 & 8 p.m., Sun. 7:30 p.m., Tues.
& Wed. Aug. 25, 7:30 p.m.; closes Sept. 5. Award-winning musi- cal comedy concludes the summer season at the Hangar Theatre, 810 Taughannock Blvd. (Route 89), Cass Park, Ithaca. $20-$40. (607) 273-8588, (800) 284- 8422.
Gong Show Amateur Hour. Every Wed. 7 p.m. Think you’ve got the comedic chops? Five minutes of open mike will be available to all poten- tial stand-ups; each performer must bring minimum of four guests and arrive by 6:30 p.m. Wise Guys, 201 S. Salina St. Free. 477-9898.
The Comedy Club. Every Wed. 8 p.m. National comics perform at the Turning Stone Resort and Casi- no’s Lava Lounge, Exit 33, Verona. $20/booth seating, $15/table seat- ing. 361-SHOW.
Wise Guys. Thurs. 5:30 & 7:30 p.m.; Fri. & Sat. 6, 8 & 9:45 p.m. Venue features the best in live, nationally acclaimed comedy; this week yuk it up with Sandy Marks and Eric Tartaglione. Wise Guys, 201 S. Salina St. $15/late shows; $30/early show with dinner. 477-9898.
By the Way: Two Decades of America Observed.Wed., Aug. 18, through Dec.
Ithaca-based photogra- pher Jon Reis features black and white pho- tos from his Aviation series that were taken between 1973 and 1993. Light Work Gal- lery, Robert Menschel Media Center, 316 Waverly Ave., Syracuse University campus. Sun.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment. 443-1300.
Con-Ten Steel Sculptures.Wed., Aug. 18; through Nov. 17. Three of Gerald DiGiusto’s sculptures from his Contro Series are on display on the Ever- son Podium, Everson Museum of Art, 401 Har- rison St. Sun. and Tues.- Fri. noon-5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5 suggested donation/general admis- sion; special exhibits vary in admission price. 474-6064.
Joan Lukas Rothenberg: A Retrospective. Opens Thurs. 5-8 p.m. with reception; through Oct. 16. In celebration of the gallery that bears her name, the late art- ist’s work that focused mainly on the oppres- sion, empowerment and beauty of women is on display. Joan Lukas Rothenberg Gallery, Red House 201 S. West St. Open by appoint- ment Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. 425-0405.
Meet the Aritst. Thurs. 5-8 p.m. Local artist Deborah Sor- rentino will be on hand to discuss her work as part of the monthly Th3 event. Eureka Crafts, 210 Walton St., Armory Square. Mon.-Wed. 10
a.m.-6 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. 471-4601.
Th3. Thurs. 5-8 p.m. The Third Thursday arts series includes 23 local visual arts venues par- ticipating in thematic exhibitions, including the Community Folk Art Center, Delevan Art Gal- lery, Redhouse, Ware- house, Everson Museum of Art and many others. Free. Visit www.th
for a complete schedule.
Arts on the Lawn Art Festi-
val. Fri. noon-7 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Orig- inal and reproduction watercolors, pottery, crafts and art in a vari- ety of media will be on display for sale, as well as art demos, live music and baked goods. First Presbyterian Church, 64 Oswego St., Baldwins- ville. Free. 638-1439.
Syracuse Ceram- ic Guild 2010 Pottery Fair. Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The 30th annual edition of this fest features fam- ily-friendly activities, shopping, pottery dem- onstrations and make- your-own glaze and clay stations. Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, 3883 Stone Quarry Road, Cazenovia. Tues.-Sat, noon-5 p.m. $3/general; free/chil- dren. 655-3196.
Art Submissions Listed alphabetically:
Community Art Spaces at The
AUG. 18 - 28
Warehouse. Local artists are invited to
submit exhibition proposals via online application at www. thewarehousegallery. org under Opportuni- ties. 443-0296.
Light Work. All artists working in photography-related media are encouraged to submit applications for the gallery’s Artist- in-Residence Program in 2010, which allows them the opportunity to pursue their own project for a month. If interested, submit a letter of intent, resume, artist statement, exhi- bition record and 20 images to Light Work, 316 Waverly Ave., Syracuse 13244. Call 443-1300 or visit www. lightwork.org
for more information.
Lipe Art Park. Muralists, graffiti art- ists, etc., are needed to paint a large mural on the side of Brendan Rose’s full-size installa- tion at Lipe Art Park. If interested, visit www. lipeartpark.com
Northern Onon- daga Public Library at Brew-
Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 673- 1350. Through Aug.: Tow Dwyer’s photo- graphs of nature.
Cayuga Museum of History and
erton. Area artists who would like to display works can con- tact Kathy Osmond at the NOPL branch, 5437 Library St., off Route 11, Brewerton. 699-2534.
GALLERIES Listed alphabetically:
Baltimore Woods Nature Center. 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus.
Art. 203 Genesee St., Auburn. Tues.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. 253-8051. Through Sept. 5: Span- ning almost 200 years, the Selling Auburn exhibit looks at the his- tory of why people and businesses have chosen to locate in Cayuga County.
Cazenovia Pub- lic Library. 100 Albany St., Cazenovia. Free. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 655-9322. Through Aug.: Tom McCobb presents landscape watercolors.
Community Folk Art Center. 805 E. Genesee St. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 442-2230. Through Aug. 21: The 38th annual Teenage Competitive Art Exhibition features student work from the Syracuse area.
Earlville Opera House Galleries. 20 E. Main St., Earlville. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. noon-3 p.m. Through Sept. 18: In the East Gallery, Arjan Zazu- eta employs methodi- cal processes in her embroidery to explore the concepts of identity, hybridity and gender, while Jim Loveless, Ray Wengenroth and Jim Leach present Traveling Landscapes chronicling their recent trip to Arizo- na in the West Gallery.
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