Weekender A&E

Saranac Lake High School students star in this weekend’s “Fiddler on the Roof,” including (seated at front): Morgan Olsen (Bielke) and Eleanor Crowley (Sphrintze); and (back row): Alivia Sapone (Hodel), Will Gray (Tevye), Abbie Wolff (Chava), Natalie Orman (Golde), Elodie Linck (Tzietal), Ian Urquhart (Motel) and Antonio Villani.
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Saranac Lake High School’s ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ kicks off tonight

SARANAC LAKE — Saranac Lake High School Music Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning musical “Fiddler on the Roof.” Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students. The production is directed by Bonnie B. Brewer, ...

Maple celebrations continue this weekend

New York state will host Maple Weekend again Saturday and Sunday at various sugarhouses throughout the area. Here is a list of the local participants and their offerings: --- Wild Center 45 Museum Drive, Tupper Lake On Saturday from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., the museum will host ...

Stephen Horne’s “Wild Cove, II”
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LPCA’s ‘Imagined Landscapes’ opens Friday

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Center for the Arts will host an opening meet-the-artist reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 24 with Parmelee Tolkan, Stephen Horne, Eleanor Sweeney and Jon Prime for their group exhibit, “Imagined Landscapes.” This new exhibit will be on ...

Kathy Ford
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March 29 Mad Hatter’s Ball honors Kathy Ford

LAKE PLACID — Spring is a time to celebrate life and new beginnings. Spring is also time for the annual Mad Hatter’s Ball, which this year will honor the 2016 queen of Saranac Lake Winter Carnival, Kathy Ford.    The Mad Hatter’s Ball raises money to support North Country ...

Columnist Paul Willcott to speak at Library Lunch Program

SARANAC LAKE — Paul Willcott, whose award winning column “View From the Porch” appears every other Tuesday in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, will speak at the next Library Lunch program on Thursday, March 30 at noon in the Cantwell Room of the Saranac Lake Free Library. ...

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Maple beverages

Maple season is here again. Maple weekends invite you to visit many of our local maple producers. This year, February’s warm spell meant that some producers started making syrup early. Sweet maple sugar is produced during photosynthesis the previous summer, and stored in the tree roots ...

Natalie Orman, left, and Sarah Dalton perform during a dress rehearsal Tuesday of Saranac Lake High School’s “Fiddler on the Roof,” which will take the stage Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
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‘Fiddler on the Roof’ opens at Saranac Lake High School Thursday

If you go ... What: “Fiddler on the Roof” play When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday Where: Saranac Lake High School auditorium How much: $10, $8 for students — Tickets available at the door only --- SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake High School will present three ...

Pendragon announces return of intern program for high school students

SARANAC LAKE — Pendragon Theatre is looking for a local high school student with a strong interest in theatre to become the intern-in-training for the theatre’s 2017 summer season. The intern-in-training receives a scholarship to Camp Pendragon (a month long musical theatre ...

The cast of “Lucky Stiff”
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Lake Placid students present ‘Lucky Stiff’

LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid High School Music Theatre presents “Lucky Stiff,” a fun-filled murder mystery/musical comedy at 7 p.m. March 16, 17 and 18 in the high school auditorium. Written by lyricist Lynn Ahrens and composer Stephen Flaherty, the award-winning creative team ...

Film society partners with local organizations for three films

LAKE PLACID — The Adirondack Film Society is partnering with the human rights organization John Brown Lives!, the new Adirondack Diversity Initiative and the region’s indispensable cultural hub, the Lake Placid Center for the Arts to screen three highly acclaimed films for area ...

Chamber music Saturday at Keene church

KEENE VALLEY — Internationally acclaimed cellist Ovidiu Marinescu is coming back to the Adirondacks for a chamber music concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 18 at the Keene Valley Congregational Church. Accompanied by pianist Mark Livshits, the Rumanian-born cellist plans a program ...

“Godspell” cast members, from left, Matthew Varden, Noah Cordes, Delanie Clark, and Dorran Boucher bring one of many Biblical parables to life during Monday night’s dress rehearsal at Tupper Lake High School. There will be an encore with music from "Godspell" Thursday at Big Tupper Brewery.
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Big Tupper Brewing presents the music of ‘Godspell’ Thursday

TUPPER LAKE — Big Tupper Brewing will present the music of “Godspell,” an encore by The Red & Black Players at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at its brew pub on Cliff Avenue. Following their stage success at the Tupper Lake High School, Big Tupper Brewing wanted to offer Tupper Lake and ...

The Tupper Lake High School Red and Black Players present “Godspell” this weekend.
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Tupper students bring ‘Godspell’ to life

TUPPER LAKE — “Prepare ye!” The Red & Black Players will present one of Broadway’s most enduring and powerful musicals, “Godspell,” with its message of hope and love and featuring the incredible songs and lyrics of Stephen Schwartz and spoken parts by John-Michael Tebelak. ...

Maple season at the Wild Center

TUPPER LAKE — Each weekend in March, the Wild Center will welcome the public to celebrate all things maple. Tour the sugar shack, try the maple quest, taste some maple treats at the cafe, and special programming celebrate the maple sugaring season. On Saturdays, March 18 and March ...

Quintensity
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Sinfonietta hosts Conservatory musicians in area schools

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Sinfonietta is pleased to be bringing “Quintensity,” a student woodwind quintet from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, to the area March 12 through 14. On Sunday, March 12, at 4 p.m., the ensemble will give a public performance at St. Eustace ...

Community Day at VIC Sunday

LAKE PLACID — Sunday will be Community Day at the Paul Smith’s College VIC, where skiing and snowshoeing is free for all from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be fat bike demos and a ski wax clinic thanks to High Peaks Cyclery, some activities for the kids, and hot chocolate. ...

Pendragon hosts auditions Sunday for summer season

SARANAC LAKE — Auditions for the 2017 Summer Season will be held at at Pendragon Theatre from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, March 12. There are parts available for many different ages including children 6 and above. No monologues are needed. Sides of the scripts will be available at the ...

Crackin’ Foxy Saturday at Will Rogers

SARANAC LAKE — On Saturday, March 11 at 7:30 p.m., the ukulele-driven ensemble, Crackin’ Foxy, will perform at Saranac Village at Will Rogers. Inspired by traditional New Orleans jazz, Crackin’ Foxy features influences from the Boswell Sisters, Anette Hanshaw and Django Reimhardt ...