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Bartender’s Ball on tap at the B Side
ONEONTA — The annual Bartender’s Ball and Halloween Costume Party will return to the B-Side Ballroom at 1 Clinton Plaza at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 29.
The bartenders will be Patti Canner, Sabrina Beckerink, Chris Patterson and Jim Brady.
Photo exhibition ready to open
STAMFORD – A community photo exhibit will open with a reception from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday, October 29 at the Headwaters Arts Center at 66 Main St. in Stamford.
The gallery’s second exhibition in the art space will run until January 7.
‘Misery’ will end with the Sunday matinee
DOWNTOWN — The Bigger Dreams production of “Misery,” based on the Stephen King novel, premieres at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29 and concludes with a matinee performance at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 30.
The play opened Oct. 21 at the Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center production facility at 24 Market St. in Oneonta.
According to a press release, the production includes mature subjects. The cast includes Brooke Tallman, Steve Dillon and Darcy Gibson.
General admission tickets are $20; tickets for students and seniors are $15. They are available at www.bigger dreamsproductions.org/tick ets.
Sitar concert scheduled for Friday
ONEONTA — Sitarist Arjun Verma will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4 at First United Methodist Church at 66 Chestnut St. in Oneonta, as part of the Oneonta Concert Association’s 2022-23 season.
The sitar is described as a plucked string instrument, originating from the Indian subcontinent, used in Hindustani classical music.
According to a press release, Arjun is the son of Roop Verma of Oneonta, a disciple of Ali Akbar Khan and Ravi Shankar.
Arjun started learning the sitar from his father when he was 5 years old. He plays in a style described as encompassing the deeply contemplative as well as the uplifting elements of Indian music.
Visit www.OneontaCon certAssociation.org for more information and tickets or reserve by calling 607-376-7283.
Tickets can also be purchased at Oneonta at the Eighth Note Music Store at 10 S. Main St. and the Green Toad Bookstore at 198 Main St.