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Jay Lesage and friends. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
The Snacks. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
”Ain’t Misbehavin’: The Fats Waller Musical Show.” 8 p.m. Segal Center for Performing Arts, 5170 Chemin de la Cote-Ste-Catherine, Montreal. Tony Award-winning musical re-creation of the music behind jazz singer and pianist Fats Waller. $29 to $54. (514) 739-7944.
”Gasland II.” 6 p.m. 200 Yokum Lecture Hall, SUNY Plattsburgh. Documentary that sets out to prove the effects on people, homes and properties from hydraulic fracturing. Q&A to follow. Free.
Word Thursdays. 5 p.m. Reading Room, Feinberg Library, SUNY Plattsburgh. Series featuring local writers. Tonight: Student poetry. Afterward, audience members invited to read from their own works during an open mike session. Free.Fri., Oct. 4
Jay Lesage. 6:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.
Bring it Home for the Strand Event. 7 p.m. The Strand Theatre, 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh. Three-day fundraiser featuring 22 local and regional acts, refreshments. Tonight: Speedy Arnold and Alice Knight; Russ Bailey and Franz Pope; The Basement Blues Band; and Zip City. $20 adults per show; $10 under 12 per show. $50 adult all four shows; $25 under 12 all four shows. 563-1604.
Tom Akstens and Neil Rossi. 7:30 p.m. Palmer Street Coffee House, 4 Palmer St., Plattsburgh. Country, blues and honky-tonk. $10. 561-6920.
”The Comedy of Errors.” 7:30 p.m. Clinton Community College, 136 Clinton Point Road, Plattsburgh. National Players Shakespeare perform the romantic comedy involving mistaken identity and two sets of twins. $10 general admission. $5 Clinton students, faculty and staff. 562-4143.