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Jay Lesage and Friends. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
Matt Nathanson with Joshua Radin. 7 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $22. (802) 652-0777.
Consider the Source. 8 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. $8. (802) 652-0777.
The Snacks. 10 p.m. The Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
”Othello.” 6:30 p.m. Palace 9 Cinema, South Burlington. Live HD broadcast of the National Theatre Company’s production of Shakespeare’s play about the destructive power of jealousy. $18. 523-2512.
”The Mad Adventures of Mr. Toad.” 7 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Musical adventures of Mr. Toad, adapted from Kenneth Grahame’s “Wind in the Willows.” $10 adults. $6 under 18. 523-2512.
”The Contrast.” 7 p.m. McCarthy Arts Center, St. Michael’s College, Colchester, Vt. Comic play, written in 1787 by Royall Tyler, features romantic intrigue, gossip and eavesdropping, but also comments on the formation of the American character. Free. (802) 654-2536.
”The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” 7:30 p.m. Hartman Theatre, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. Tony Award-winning musical comedy about a group of quirky misfits competing to win the spelling championship of a lifetime. $5 to $15. 564-2283.
Upright Citizens Brigade. 7 and 9:30 p.m. FlynnSpace, 153 Main St., Burlington. Night of sketch comedy and improv. $30 adults. $26 students. (802) 863-5966.
”Three Expeditions to Mount Everest.” Noon. Cantwell Community Room, Saranac Lake Free Library. Dr. Ed Hixon discusses his climbs up Mount Everest. Bring a bag lunch. Desserts and beverages provided. Free. 891-4190.
Taste of the North Country. 5 p.m. Plattsburgh State Field House, Rugar Street, Plattsburgh. Local food and beverage tastings. $12 advance. $18 day of event. 563-1000.