Justin Vivian Bond channels Karen Carpenter at Spiegeltent

For the fifth year, Tony Award nominee and international musician/artist Mx. Justin Vivian Bond hosts the Spiegeltent Cabaret at Bard College. On Saturday, July 7 at 8:30 p.m., Mx. Bond steps to the fore as featured performer with Down on Creation: On Top of the World with the Carpenters, a celebration of American soft-rock poster girl Karen Carpenter, offering a revelatory glimpse into the troubled life of the ’70s icon and the music she left behind. Tickets cost $25.

For more information, visit http://fishercenter.bard.edu/spiegeltent. The Spiegeltent is located next to the Fisher Center on the campus of Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson.