Saturday, Dec 7 - 8:00 pm, $20.00
Melissa Ferrick is back - touring behind her first self-produced album since 2004. "the truth is" is an evolution in the sound she has developed over the course of her expansive career. Ferrick was part of a new wave of alt-rock females -- including artists like Liz Phair and PJ Harvey -- who sang about womanhood with sharp, unchecked honesty. An eight-time Boston Music Award winner she is regarded as one of the most prolific & hardworking artists in the industry. Her raw, rootsy sound is a sweeping Americana/alt-country soundtrack and were pleased to have her join us once again at The Linda.
WERK IT! A TALENT/VARIETY SHOW
Thursday, Dec 12 - 7:00 pm, $10.00
Tickets $5 - $10 at the door only
Presented by the Pride Center of the Capital Region
"WERK IT" is just one of the many social events throughout the year that young people between the ages of 13-24 can participate in. Its an evening of young performers, showcasing (perhaps for the first time ever) their talent, whether that be spoken word, song, dance, drag, or something else completely.
Saturday, Dec 14 - 7:00 pm, $100.00
2 Tickets available by making a $100 pledge at WAMC.org
Food at Seven lecture at Eight
What Is The Universe?
A discussion by Bob Berman
Bob Berman, the author of eight popular science books, is the astronomy editor of the Old Farmers Almanac, and an editor and monthly columnist in Astronomy magazine.He has been a guest on numerous TV shows such as Late Night with David Letterman.
With Food provided by:
Lily and the Rose, Full-Service Catering, Saratoga Springs, New York
FOOD FOR THOUGHT - XMAS WITHOUT CHINA
Thursday, Dec 19 - 7:00 pm, $8.00
Food For Thought is a monthly evening of food, film and discussion with a focus on films of social, political, environmental and community interest. Held on the third Thursday of each month, the night will feature food samples by Honest Weight Food Co-op, a feature film screening, and an open panel discussion.
This Months Film: Xmas Without China
Exploring the intersection of consumerism and immigration in American culture, Xmas Without China is an intimate portrait of families wrestling with our drive to consume cheap products, but also with our desire for human connection and a sense of who we are in a fast-changing world
THE WEST POINT BANDS JAZZ KNIGHTS
Friday, Dec 20 - 7:00 pm, FREE
Please join us for this FREE event by making reservations by emailing Graeme McKenna at firstname.lastname@example.org
For over three decades the United States Military Academy Band's Jazz Knights have brought musical excellence to their audiences by presenting the best in big band favorites, popular music, and original compositions and arrangements for jazz ensemble. It's getting to be quite the tradition here at The Linda when the Jazz Knights come through each December and perform big band holiday favorites to a packed room of enthusiastic music lovers! And this year's show most certainly will keep that tradition alive!
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