closes Oct. 10. Mystery’s afoot in this quartet of lost radio plays penned by Agatha Christie, presented by Cider Mill Playhouse, 2 Nanticoke Ave., Endicott. $24- $28/adults, students and seniors; $10/18 and under. (607) 748-7363.
Cooking in Yes- terday’s Grease. Sat. 7 p.m. Jermaine Smith’s family comedy will be performed as a fund-raiser at the Payton Memorial Temple Church, 1816 Midland Ave. Adults: $20/advance, $25/door. Children: $5/advance, $10/door. 935-6820, 214-8893.
Dancing in the Kitchen with the
CCO.Wed. Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m.; closes Sept. 26. Artistic director Rachel Lampert joins forces with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra for this music-dance celebration at the new 99-seat venue for the Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. $28/adults, $26/seniors and stu- dents, $10/youth. (607) 273-4497.
Death Takes a Bow. Sat. 7 p.m. Din- ner-theater mystery- comedy from the Acme Mystery Company hits the road for this per- formance at Beardslee Castle, 123 Old State Road, Little Falls. $45 plus tax and gratuity. 823-3000.
Elegy in Blue. Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m.; closes Sept. 25. Local play- wright Donna Stuccio’s world premiere con- cerns a female cop (played by Moe Har- rington) who collides with a strange quartet of characters while on her beat. Presented by Rarely Done Produc- tions at Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St. $20. 546-3224.
Man of La Man- cha.Wed. Sept. 15, 2 & 7:30 p.m., Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m.; closes Sat. That old windmill-tilter Don Quixote is back in this musical favorite. Merry- Go-Round Playhouse, Emerson Park, 6877 East Lake Road (Route 38A), Auburn. $34-$40/ adults; $31-$38/seniors; $27-$34/under 17. 255- 1785, (800) 457-8897.
My Dead Lady. Thurs. 6:45 p.m.; closes
Nov. 11. Dinner-the- ater mystery-comedy involving murder most foul; performed by Acme Mystery Com- pany. Spaghetti Ware- house, 689 N. Clinton St. $25.95 plus tax and gratuity. 475-1807.
No Time for Death.Wed. Sept. 15, 7 p.m. Dinner-the- ater mystery-comedy spoof.; performed by Acme Mystery Compa- ny at Yesterday’s Royal, 13 Canal St., Sylvan Beach. $29.99 plus tax and gratuity. 762-4677.
Parade. Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m.; closes Sept. 25. Area premiere of the Tony Award-win- ning fact-based musical drama about murder and prejudice in 1913. Presented by Apple- seed Productions at the Atonement Lutheran Church, 116 W. Glen Ave. $20/adults; $17/ students and seniors. 492-9766.
Private Lives. Wed. Sept. 15 & Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 4 p.m.; closes Sun. Noel Coward’s fizzy comedy of man- ners opens the new 99-seat venue at the Kitchen Theatre Com- pany, 417 W. State St., Ithaca. $28/adults, $26/seniors and stu- dents, $10/youth. (607) 273-4497.
Ring of Fire.Wed. Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m.; closes Oct. 9. This salute to Johnny Cash continues the late-sum- mer fun at the Merry- Go-Round Playhouse, Emerson Park, 6877 East Lake Road (Route 38A), Auburn. $34-$40/ adults; $31-$38/seniors; $27-$34/under 17. 255- 1785, (800) 457-8897.
Auditions and Rehearsals
Redhouse Arts Center. Mon. 5-9 p.m. Company seeks four males, ages 20 to 30, and two females, ages 40 to 50, for January production of Odysseus DOA, plus two males (age 30s) and one female (ages 30s) for next April’s [sic]. Must e-mail audition time slot to kristian@ theredhouse.org
. 201 S. West St. 425-0405.
Saltine Warrior. Established improv comedy troupe seeks experienced new members; auditions by appointment. 410-5471.
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 potential 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 Andy Pitz and Chris Coccia. Wise Guys, 201 S. Salina St. $15/late shows; $30/early show with dinner. 477-9898.
Salt City Improv Theatre. Fri. 8:30 p.m. Revolving improv
9/23: John Hiatt. State Theatre, Ithaca. (607) 27-STATE.
9/24: Broken Social Scene. State Theatre, Ithaca. (607) 27-STATE.
9/24: Cyro Bap- tista’s Banquet
of the Spirits. Westcott Theater.
9/25: Rogue Wave. Westcott Theater.
9/26: Branford Marsalis. Goldstein Auditorium, SU Cam- pus. 443-2718.
Humperdinck. Turning Stone Show- room, Verona. 361- SHOW.
9/28: Dark Star Orchestra. West- cott Theater.
9/30: Matt Pond Pa. Westcott Theater.
10/1: Jazz Man-
dolin Project. Westcott Theater.
10/1: Tim Grimm. May Memorial. 440-7444.
10/1: One Sweet World: DMB
Tribute. Turning Stone Showroom, Verona. 361-SHOW.
10/2: Currensy. Westcott Theater.
10/6: Jackie Greene. Westcott Theater.
10/7: Phil Vas- sar. Turning Stone Showroom, Verona. 361-SHOW.
10/7: Zoso: Led Zeppelin
Tribute. Westcott Theater.
10/8: Chubby Checker. Turning Stone Showroom, Verona. 361-SHOW.
10/8: Max Creek. Westcott Theater.
10/9: Nick Pic- cininni. Westcott Community Center. 440-7444.
10/12: Red Elvises. Westcott Theater.
10/14: Lotus. Westcott Theater.
10/15: Ghost- face Killah. West- cott Theater.
comedy production, this week featuring Satan’s Lemonade. Salt City Improv Theatre, Shoppingtown Mall, 3649 Erie Blvd. E., Dewitt. $10/general; $8/ students. 410-5471.
Art and Reli- gion.Wed., Sept. 15; through Jan. 2. A trio of exhibitions that examine the definitions of religious art, what makes images religious and what happens when objects leave an artist’s studio or their spiritual context and become “property” of the community. Emer- son Gallery, Hamilton College, Christian A. Johnson Hall, 198 Col- lege Hill Road, Clinton. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. and Sun. 1-5 p.m. (866) 556-5116.
Associated Art- ists Exhibit.Wed., Sept. 15; through Oct. 22. The 84th annual juried exhibition featur- ing work by members of the group. Manlius Public Library, 1 Arkie Albanese Drive, Man- lius. Mon.-Thurs. 10
a.m.-9 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. 682-6400.
Dual Exhibi- tions.Wed., Sept. 15; through Oct. 16. Catholic nun Corita Kent’s brightly colored silkscreens inspired from her experience in the 1960s social environment in The Joy- ous Revolutionary, and Yvonne Buchanan and Dorene Quinn’s mixed media presentation in One on One. Tyler Art Gallery, Tyler Hall, SUNY Oswego campus, Route 104, Oswego. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 12:30-4:30 p.m. 312-2113.
Faculty Art Exhibit.Wed., Sept. 15; through Oct. 8. Work in a variety of media from four faculty members of the col- lege. Wilson Art Gallery, Le Moyne College, Salt Springs Road. Mon.- Thurs. 8:30 a.m.-mid- night; Fri. 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. noon-midnight. 445-4321.
Glasswork.Wed., Sept. 15; through Sept. Heather Hennigan’s funky flame-worked
glass sculptural jewelry. Gallery 54, 54 E. Gen- esee St., Skaneateles. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. 685-5470.
Hispanic Heri- tage Celebra-
tion. Opens Wed., Sept. 15; through Oct. 29. Latino artist Debra Gonzales showcases her work in honor of Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month. Mundy Branch Library, 1204 S. Geddes St. Thurs.- Sat., Mon. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tues.-Wed. 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Free. 435-3797.
Honoring the Masters.Wed., Sept. 15; through Nov. 3. Ann Milner’s brush painting as well as Phil DeMocker’s origami that reflects work from The Mustard Seed Man- ual that first published in the 1600s. Westcott Community Art Gal- lery, 826 Euclid Ave. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; also by appointment. 478-8634.
Pliable Planes: Cloth and Beyond Opens
members of the School of Art and Design fac- ulty present fiber art- based work. Warehouse Gallery, 350 W. Fayette St. Tues.-Sat. noon-6 p.m. 443-6450.
Monumental Prinstallations. Opens Thurs. 6-8 p.m. with artist reception; through Sept. 23. Exhibit features large- scale works created by artists at Lake Effect Editions, the press of the printmaking program at Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts. XL Projects, 307 S. Clinton St. Wed.-Sun. 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. 442- 2542.
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 Gallery, Redhouse, Warehouse, Everson Museum of Art and many others. Free. Visit www.th
3syracuse. com for a complete schedule.
Wed., Sept. 15; through Sept. 29. Five
upcoming concerts 10/15: Kris Delmhorst. May Memorial. 440-7444.
10/15: Ramsey Lewis Trio. Onon- daga Community College, Storer Audito- rium. 498-2054.
10/18: Ian Anderson of
Jethro Tull. Turn- ing Stone Showroom, Verona. 361-SHOW.
10/26: The Out- laws. Turning Stone Showroom, Verona. 361-SHOW.
10/28: Count Basie Orches-
10/29: Donna the Buffalo/
tra. State Theatre, Ithaca. (607) 27-STATE.
Railroad Earth. State Theatre, Ithaca. (607) 27-STATE.
11/2: Hawk Nelson. Westcott Theater.
11/3: Michael Franti and
Spearhead. State Theatre, Ithaca. (607) 27-STATE.
Fred Fisher Col- lection. Opens Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-4 p.m.; through Oct. A collection of the late artist’s diverse paintings are on dis- play. Brian’s Art Gallery, 201 Wolf St. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and by appointment. 424- 9663.
Artists of Madi- son County. Opens Sun. 3:30-5:30 p.m.; through Oct. 16. Area artists display their work in a juried exhibit. Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, 3883 Stone Quarry Road, Cazenovia. Tues.-Sat, noon-5 p.m. Suggested $5 donation. 655-3196.
Art Submissions Listed alphabetically:
Community Art Spaces at The
Warehouse. Local artists are invited to submit exhibition proposals via online application at www. thewarehousegallery. org under Opportuni- ties. 443-0296.
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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-
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.
Onondaga His- torical Associa-
tion. The museum is looking for the public’s help in shar- ing toys from the 1970s—Creepy Crawler, G.I. Joe, Crissy & Velvet, etc.—for a November exhibit titled Toys from Your Childhood: The Sensational Seventies. If interested, call 428- 1864, Ext. 320.
Art Galleries Listed alphabetically:
ArtRage Gal- lery. 505 Hawley Ave. Wed.-Fri. 2-7 p.m., Sat. noon-4 p.m. 218-5711. Through Oct. 23: The portraits rendered by Robert Shet- terly in the exhibition Americans Who Tell the Truth are intended to remind people of the dignity, courage and importance of some of America’s truth tell- ers, with quotes and biographies about the subjects attached to the paintings.
Baltimore Woods Nature
Center. 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 673-1350. Through Oct. 30: Cynthia Page’s work incorporates her dual interest in art and wildlife.
Earlville Opera House Galler-
ies. 20 E. Main St., Earlville. Tues.-Fri. 10
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