Weekender A&E

Reggae Night with the band Root Shock will take the stage Tuesday, Aug. 1 at Mid’s Park in Lake Placid.
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Reggae Night Tuesday with Root Shock

LAKE PLACID — The Pines Inn Songs at Mirror Lake Music Series presented by Adirondack “By Owner” will host Reggae Night with Root Shock on Tuesday, Aug. 1. The series is presented at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays throughout the summer at Mid’s Park on Main Street. Root Shock formed ...

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30 years of graduates to rock at Little WolfStock

TUPPER LAKE — Graduates of Tupper Lake High School from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s will return to the village from around the country to meet their classmates on the beach of Little Wolf Pond Saturday for the third Little WolfStock. The semi-regular reunion brings decades of ...

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Elisa Monte Dance, Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play join forces

LAKE PLACID — The New York City-based Elisa Monte Dance company returns to the Lake Placid Center for the Arts with Chris Brubeck's Triple Play for a modern dance twist to songs people know and love. The special collaboration will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. ...

ArtWorks Studio Tours this weekend

SARANAC LAKE — Area artists will open their workspaces to visitors this weekend. Studio Tours are self-guided and free to the public. Studio Tour hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some galleries may have different hours, so please call or check individual ...

Sinfonietta will host Centennial Fireworks Celebration tonight

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Sinfonietta invites the community to share in their celebration of reaching the milestone of 100 years of performance. The Lake Placid Sinfonietta has been performing classical music in Lake Placid since 1917. Since becoming a nonprofit, community ...

Way to speak at Wednesday’s Road to Retirement series

SARANAC LAKE — Daniel Way, Adirondack writer, photographer and physician, will speak about his life as a country doctor from his books “All in a Days Work” and “Never a Dull Moment” at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2 at Saranac Village at Will Rogers. This event is part of the Road ...

Art by Italo Clemente on display at BluSeed Studios

SARANAC LAKE — BluSeed Studios presents an exhibit by Italian-born artist Italo Clemente, who lived the last 20 years of his life in the Adirondacks. The show features 80 framed paintings of all sizes, showing off Italo's abstractions and expressive compositions in acrylics, pastels, ...

Thomas Reynolds of Lake Placid participates in a Whiteface Club Tennis Center youth clinic. 
(Photo provided — Diane Chase)

Youth, adult tennis clinics at the Whiteface Club and Resort

I’ve heard over and over how tennis is a life-long sport. All you need is a can of balls, a racket and a place to play. Of course, with any sport you still need to know the rules. The nice thing I’ve found about tennis is even though I’ve never known the formal rules, I’ve still been ...

Actor/director Ben Stiller, left, uses his cellphone Saturday in Malone while he and a film crew complete research for the upcoming Showtime series about the 2015 Dannemora prison break. At far right is Emmy award-winning film producer Scott Hornbacher.
(Photo provided — Jason Cerone)

Ben Stiller visits Malone to research prison escape series

MALONE — Actor and director Ben Stiller visited the North Country on Saturday, preparing to shoot his eight-episode Showtime series on the 2015 escape from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora. While in Malone, he visited two restaurants, Donovan’s and Sansone’s. He also ...

Macro paintings reduced in price by 50 percent

TUPPER LAKE — The Helen Macro paintings for sale at the Goff-Nelson Memorial Library have all been reduced price by 50 percent. All proceeds will be deposited in the libray’s Building Improvement Fund.

Members of the cast of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” practice the play at Dewey Mountain in Saranac Lake. Performances start at 7 p.m. Friday.
(Photo provided — Mark Kurtz)

‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at Dewey Mountain

SARANAC LAKE — Shakespeare’s most popular play, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” will be set outdoors at the Dewey Mountain Recreation Center, beginning Friday, July 21 and running through Aug. 3. The play, featuring magic, lovers and fairies, is directed by Karen Lordi Kirkham, ...

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Saranac Lake’s Third Thursday Art Walks tonight

SARANAC LAKE — The Third Thursday Art Walk tonight will give people a sneak peak at some of the seven art galleries in the village. The evening will take place from 5 to 7:30 p.m. around the area of the Broadway and Main Street business district. The Adirondack Artist Guild is ...

Performers in the Pendragon Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” practice the play in the woods of Dewey Mountain Recreation Area, where it will be preformed throughout the month.
(Enterprise photo — Aaron Cerbone)

Pendragon brings ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to Dewey Mountain

SARANAC LAKE — Viewers of the Pendragon Theatre’s production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will watch the classic William Shakespeare comedy in the appropriate setting for the Bard’s dream-like and nature-centered play — the woods of Dewey Mountain Recreation Area. The ...

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Sinfonietta continues centennial season with Sunday performance

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Sinfonietta continues to celebrate its 100th Anniversary season at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 23 at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts. The evening’s concert, “Classics as Song” is described by Maestro Ron Spigelman as an invitation to explore the way ...

Pendragon Theatre’s stage is seen at its current location at 15 Brandy Brook Ave. in Saranac Lake. An engineer’s report has found it would be feasible for the theatre to relocate in a downtown building.
(Enterprise photo — Aaron Cerbone)

Pendragon architect refines new theater design

SARANAC LAKE — An engineer’s report has found it would be feasible for Pendragon Theatre to relocate in a downtown building. Now Pendragon’s Board of Trustees is working with an architectural firm on a design for a proposed 150 to 175 seat theater in the Tousley Storage Building, ...

Sinfonietta Centennial Fireworks Celebration Thursday, July 27

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Sinfonietta invites the community to share in their celebration of reaching the milestone of 100 years of performance. The Lake Placid Sinfonietta has been performing classical music in Lake Placid since 1917. Since becoming a nonprofit, community ...

‘Walk in the Woods’ opens 2017 Summer Theatre Festival

BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE — The Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts opens its 2017 Summer Theatre Festival on July 21-23 with “A Walk in the Woods,” a play that brings deep perception and unexpected humor to its probing examination of Russian and American relations. Written by ...