July 1, 2010 RSS feed / Entertainment

Auditions

sat. 3  A Mother in my Head— The Amherst Players are looking for actors for "A Mother in my Head". Parts are available for male leads ages 21-40 and female leads ages 21-60. Auditions will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Theater

July 7  My Fair Lady— An all-new ten person, two piano version , 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, and 8 p.m. Friday; 4 and 8 p.m. Saturdays through Saturday, Aug. 7 at MusicalFare Theatre, 4380 Main St., Amherst; $. More...

Film/Video

thurs. 1  The Graduate — This year’s Summer Film Series at the Riviera Theatre celebrates one of Hollywood’s most respected actors, Dustin Hoffman. More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 1  Whiplash — 8:30 p.m., Electric Avenue Cafe, 500 Ellicott St., Buffalo; $.  The Bravuras — 8 p.m., Flying Turtles Bar & Grill, 1641 Military Road, Kenmore; $. More...

Symphonic

wed. 7  BPO Summer in the Parks — The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will play, 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 7 at Delaware Pa rk ’s Meadow, Buffalo; Free. 885-0331 ext. More...

Special Events

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Festivals

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Family Activities

thurs. 1  Thursday Family Walk — Get a good cardio workout during this brisk evening hike, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 1 at Chestnut Ridge Park Casino, 6121 Chestnut Ridge Road, Orchard Park; Free. 828-0282, www.erie.gov/parks fri. 2-sun. More...

Classes

mon. 5  Summer Reading Camp — A three week summer program for children in grades 1-12 who are experiencing difficulties with reading and writing. The program is being offered by Literacy Empowerment Action Plan of WNY, Inc. More...

COMEDY

thurs. 1-sat. 3  Kristeen Von Hagen & Laurie Elliott— Von Hagen has been voted Canadian Comedy Awards’ Best Female Stand-up many times, but took the prize in 2002 and Elliott won in 2008, 9 p.m. More...

Art

fri. 2  REMIX: Sol LeWitt — Works on paper, sculptures, artist’s books, and writings on conceptual art were equally important to his oeuvre. On view from Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Oct. More...

Literature

thurs. 1 Spit at Spot Coffee — Poetry open mic hosted by Brown Sugar, 7 p.m. Thursday, July 1 at Spot Coffee, 227 Delaware Ave., Buffalo; Free. 818-3739 ongoing More...

Concerts

thurs. 1 York, PA’s favorite son, Ed Kowalczyk, the former lead singer of Live, comes to us to perform music from his debut solo album “Aliv e,” 5 p.m. More...

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