Hot Spots: Music, Comedy and Dancing Entertainment in the Latest Weekly Watch

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Get ready for some more fun on Long Island with music, comedy and dancing entertainment this whole week! Music performances include the Backstreet Boys, Six Gun, The Fast Lane and others. Also, catch Ballroom with a Twist , an international ballroom dance production and comedy with Amy Schumer and Cheech & Chong. Check out the details below!

MONDAY – AUGUST 12, 2013

Who: Scandinavian American Night At Eisenhower Park
Info: Come out to celebrate Scandinavian American culture as part of International Music Night through the Nassau County Parks summer entertainment schedule.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 7PM at Eisenhower Park, Parking Field 6/6A, Hempstead Turnpike and Park Boulevard, East Meadow – (516) 572-0348  

Who: Comedy Club Presents Amy Schumer At Bay Street Theatre
Info: Amy Schumer is a hot star in the world of comedy, blending her wholesome, girl-next-door looks and edgy comedy. Schumer is the creator, star and writer of the Comedy Central television show ‘Inside Amy.’
Cost: $62 to $69
Time & Place: 8PM at Bay Street Theatre, Corner of Bay and Main Streets, Sag Harbor – (631) 725-9500


Who: Backstreet Boys At Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Info: The Backstreet Boys are back for their world tour. This tour supports their latest album ‘Unbreakable.’
Cost: $20 to $145
Time & Place: 7PM at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, 1000 Ocean Parkway, Wantagh – (516) 221-1000

Who: Ballroom With A Twist At Patchogue Theatre For The Performing Arts
Info: It’s a critically acclaimed international dance production choreographed by ABC’s ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Emmy nominated, Louis van Amstel. The show stars ‘Dancing With The Star’ celebrity pros, finalists from ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ and ‘American Idol’ finalists. Enjoy a show of ballroom dancing, infused with the energy and intensity of the latest contemporary and hip-hop styles.
Cost: $25 to $65
Time & Place: 8PM at Patchogue Theatre For The Performing Arts, 71 E. Main Street, Patchogue – (631) 207-1300


Who:  Six Gun At Eisenhower Park
Info: Come out to enjoy country/rock band Six Gun at part of the Noontime Concerts from Nassau County Parks summer entertainment schedule.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 12PM to 2PM at Eisenhower Park, adjacent to parking field 6/6A, Hempstead Turnpike and Park Boulevard, East Meadow – (516) 572-0200

Who: Cheech & Chong, Tower Of Power & War At NYCB Theatre At Westbury
Info: Marin and Chong released nine comedy albums between 1972 and 1985, were nominated for four Grammy Awards and won one. They also starred in eight feature films, almost always portraying a pair of comical stoners stumbling through life.
Cost: $39.50 to $49.50
Time & Place: 8PM at NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury – (516) 247-5200 


Who: American Idol Live At Nassau Coliseum
Info:  Here’s your chance to get up close and personal with Season 12 winner Candice Glover, along with Idol finalists.
Cost: $28.50 to $61
Time & Place: 7:30PM at Nassau Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale – (516) 794-9303

Who: Harborside Concert Series – The Fast Lane At Harborfront Park
Info: Enjoy a live performance by The Fast Lane – an Eagles Tribute Band. The concert series is sponsored by Port Jefferson Village and Port Jefferson Ferry.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 8PM at Harborfront Park, 101-A East Broadway, Port Jefferson – (631) 473-4724

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