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Thursday, June 26
Montreal International Jazz Festival. Noon. Various venues. More than 1,000 concerts and activities, more than half of which are free, on nine outdoor stages and in 10 concert halls. Acts range from Diana Krall, Woodkid, Vintage Trouble and Deltron 3030 to Rob Mosher’s Polebridge, Balkan Gypsy Party and Michael Buble. For a full schedule and tickets, visit montrealjazzfest.com or call (514) 523-3378.
Jeanne and Jim. 6 p.m. Livingoods Restaurant and Brewery, 697 Bear Swamp Road, Peru. 643-2020.
Jay Lesage and Friends. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
Turtle Thursdays with 95XXX. 10 p.m. Naked Turtle Holding Co., 1 Dock St., Plattsburgh. 566-6200.
“King Lear.” 7:30 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. National Theater Live performance of Shakespeare’s tragedy about an aged king who decides to divide his kingdom between his three daughters, according to which of them is most eloquent in praising him. $16 adults, $14 members, $10 students. 523-2512.
“Young Frankenstein.” 8 p.m. St. Michael’s Playhouse, St. Michael’s College, Colchester, Vt. Mel Brooks’ Tony Award-winning musical based on Brooks’ film of the same name about Dr. Frederick Frankenstein, grandson of the deranged genius, Victor von Frankenstein, who inherits the Frankenstein castle in Transylvania. $32.50 to $43.50. (802) 654-2281.
“Red.” 8 p.m. Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake. Tony Award-winning play by John Logan about the world, culture, dreams, relationships and challenges of abstract artist Mark Rothko from 1958 to 1959. $22 adults, $20 seniors and students, $18 under 17; all matinee tickets $15. 891-1854.
“Lone Survivor.” 5:30 p.m. Plattsburgh Public Library, 19 Oak St., Plattsburgh. Marcus Luttrell and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005, only to be left to fight for their lives in one of the most valiant efforts of modern warfare. Rated R. Free.