What's Going On: Alice in Wonderland at Canton Central, Hungrytown performs in Massena, 'Spring Awakening' musical in Canton
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MASSENA: Acoustic duo Hungrytown, 2-3 p.m., Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St.; songs and music have appeared in numerous television programs, including IFC's Portlandia, Comedy Central's The Daily Show and Neftlix's comedy, Lady Dynamite; as well as various documentaries and major sporting events ranging from NASCAR to Hockey Night in Canada; free concert; hungrytown.net, 315-769-9914.‘Spring Awakening’ musical
CANTON: Musical, “Spring Awakening,” St. Lawrence University’s Gulick Theatre stage, 2 and 8 p.m., free and open to the public, however tickets are required; adult subject matter; based on original play by Frank Wedekind, book and lyrics written by Steven Sater with music scored by Duncan Sheik; musical follows a group of late 19th century German students, as they navigate teenage self-discovery and coming of age anxiety in a powerful celebration of youth and rebellion; www.stlawu.edu/pca, 315-229-5166.
POTSDAM: "Mayo," opera by acclaimed composer Tom Cipullo, SUNY Potsdam Crane School of Music, 7:30 p.m., Sara M. Snell Music Theater; based on a true story, "Mayo" follows the life of Mayo Buckner, who was committed to the Iowa Home for Feeble-Minded Children at the age of eight, and forged a life of quiet dignity and meaning while living there for the next 60 years; $15, $10 for students, faculty and staff; tickets at 315-267-2277 or visiting www.cpspotsdam.org.
Prison theater plays
POTSDAM: Playwriting Across Prison Walls Play Festival, staged by the Department of Theatre and Dance at SUNY Potsdam, seven short plays by playwrights incarcerated at Riverview Correctional Facility in Ogdensburg, 7:30 p.m., in the Black Box Theater, located in the College's Performance Arts Center; free, reserve seats at 315-267-2277.
POTSDAM: Muhly's "Marnie," 2018-19 The Met: Live in HD season, Roxy Theater, 12:55 p.m., with an encore screening on Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m.; $18 for an adult, $15 for senior citizens, $12 for students and $9 for youth age 18 and under, discounts available for groups of 10 people or more; tickets at 315-267-2277, Roxy Theater in downtown Potsdam, CPS Box Office in the lobby of SUNY Potsdam's Performing Arts Center, Brick & Mortar Music in downtown Potsdam; reserve tickets online, at www.cpspotsdam.org.
Backwater Blues Band
CHASE MILLS: Shawn Stoddard and the Backwater Blues Band, noon-4 p.m., In-Law Brewing Company, 5868 County Route 14; In-Law’s one year anniversary party; craft beer, Kaneb Orchards hard cider, Eat Shawarma, Anastasia’s Bakery.
Alice in Wonderland
CANTON: Canton Central School will present the play “Alice in Wonderland,” a dramatization of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass” by Alice Gerstenberg in the Hugh C. Williams High School auditorium, 1 and 7:30 p.m.; tickets at main office Nov. 5-9 and at the door, $8, or $5 students and seniors.