Newsletter Aug 14, 2018 – Topics/Guests

 Schenectady Today

In & Around the Capital Region

Now In Our 20th Year!

Guest Line Up for the next four weeks of filming. (May be subject to change)

Below you will find listings for our interesting on-air guests for the next four weeks.  Check out the lists below for our great variety of topics.  We start filming at 10 am in THE ADDY THEATRE on Tuesday. A live audience is always welcome and there are plenty of seats. You can meet the guests in person and learn more about their projects or even get involved yourself.

August 14, 2018 #1046

Filming at the Addy in Proctors

August 14, 2018 – #1046 *

(Topics listed alphabetically – subject to change)

Special Production on “Hitler’s Hat”

Featuring Richard Marowitz

Documentary on the Finding of Hitler’s Hat and the Rainbow Division WWII

  • This show as filmed earlier.


~~~~~~ Upcoming Shows ~~~~~~

August 21, 2018 – #1047

(Topics listed alphabetically – subject to change)

A Place for Jazz – Concert Series (Fall)

  •                Tim Coakley, Organizer

Eyes Wide Open Fundraiser “After the Darkness”

  •                Joe Starzyk, Playwright
  •                Deb Fowler, Eyes Wide Open
  •                Pat Carley (need email address)

Oktoberfest (Event Sept 29)

  •                Patrick Lynskey, Event Director

Schenectady Day Nursery BBQ Fundraiser (Event Sept 14)

  •                Patricia Skinner, Board Member
  •                Eli McNett, Board member

Scottish Games (Event Sept 1 & 2)

  •                Bill Munro, Schenectady Pipe Band

Walk for RITA – Out of Darkness Walk — Suicide Prevention – (Event Dates Sept 23 and Oct 13)

  •                Laura Marx, Capital Region NY Area Director

August 28, 2018 #1048

Albany Civic Theater “The Gingerbread Lady” by Neil Simon (Event Sept 7-23)

  •                Gary Hoffmann. Director

Circle Theatre Players “Men in Boats”

  •                Patrick White, Director

On the ADDY Stage

  •                Don Hyman, Performing

Stockade Villagers Art Show (Event Sept 8)

  •                Steve Kowalski, Artist

Story Circle – The Upcoming Season

  •                Kate Dudding, Storyteller

September 4, 2018 #1049

Animal Protective Foundation “Bark n Brew”

  •             Colleen Keating, Dir. of Development
  •             Brittney Desmond, Development Associate

Photographer – Honduras

  •                Connie Frisbee Houde, Global Photographer and Activist

Schenectady School District’s Athletic Hall of Fame Awards (Event Sept 17)

  •                Bob Pezzano

Schenectady Job Fair

  •                Peter Jones

Schenectady Light Opera “In the Heights”

  •                Peter Caracappa, Director
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Now in our 17th Year of giving voice to Capital District / Tech Valley communities. To receive our weekly announcements & guest list by e-mail, send your name & e-mail address to: How to watch the Show: Live Streaming on the web when aired on Channel 16 in Schenectady County: Schenectady County — Channel 16– starting on Wed. 10 am and 6 pm and continuing throughout the week depending on time availability Now on FIOS in Sch’dy – on Channel 36 – see above for times: Amsterdam – Channel 16 – Tuesday 3 pm (one week later) Albany (City) – Channel 18 on ChannelAlbany on Sunday at 5 pm – Same week as filmed Albany County, Clifton Park, Saratoga, Rensselaer, Troy — Time Warner Cable – Regional Public Access –– Tuesday 3 pm (one week later) Bethlehem/Delmar – Channel 18 – Wednesday 2:30 pm. (One week later) We can also be found on Facebook: Schenectady Today – In & Around the Capital Region. Please join our page. You can also watch many show segments, read about guests and browse / search our archives, here on the site. Show Content: The show usually includes six segments with a variety of guests interviewed each week. Regular guests include Representatives from the Animal Protective Foundation; faculty from the various area institutions of higher learning discussing health and community issues; Representatives from City, County and State agencies; actors and directors from the theREP, Proctors Theatre, Circle Theatre Players at Sand Lake Center for the Arts, Schenectady Civic Players, Schenectady Light Opera, Albany Civic Players, Classic Theater Guild, and many other area theatrical groups; Tax Specialists from the Internal Revenue Service (during tax season); Representatives from Schenectady County Library; area museums including miSci & ESAM and many area non-profit organizations. We also try to highlight local artists and musicians whenever possible.