Entertainment

Infinity to host annual Art Market, Auction

JAMESTOWN — Infinity will be hosting their 5th Art Market and Auction on Saturday, March 9 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Infinity Arts Cafe in Jamestown. This event will be a mid-campaign celebration to Infinity’s Step Up for the Arts Annual Campaign Event. The art market will feature ...

Opera House presents National Theatre Live’s ‘Allelujah!’

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House will present a captivating new production of Alan Bennett’s new play, Allelujah!. Captured live via satellite from the stage of London’s Bridge Theatre, it will be presented this Thurday at 7 p.m. Bennett’s sharp and hilarious new play is “just what ...

Opera House Cinema Series to screen ‘Stan & Ollie’

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is “Stan & Ollie,” a warm biopic focusing on the late career and personal relationship of the legendary comedy duo. It will be screened this Saturday and Feb. 19, at 7:30 p.m. Laurel & Hardy, one of the world’s great comedy ...

Opera House Met Live Season continues with ‘Adriana Lecouvreur’

Live at the Met, the Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live, high definition (HD) opera transmissions to theaters around the world, continues its 2018-19 season at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House on Sat., Feb. 16, at 1 p.m., with Francesco Cilea’s Adriana Lecouvreur. The opera is ...

Bass Fest 2019 to feature SUNY Fredonia assistant professor

State University of New York at Fredonia Assistant Professor Kieran Hanlon and the Fredonia Bass Studio are hosting Bass Fest 2019 this Sunday in the School of Music. Professional players, college students, high school students, teachers and adult learners will join together for a day of ...

All-County musicians to perform at Chautauqua Lake

MAYVILLE — February has long been a busy month for the music educators of Chautauqua County. Two county-wide events take place during this blustery month: CCMTA Solo Festival, and the CCMTA Winter All-County Festival. Both are sponsored by the Chautauqua County Music Teachers Association, and ...

Three student ensembles to perform at Fredonia Choral Festival

The ninth Fredonia Choral Festival at the State University of New York at Fredonia will feature three Fredonia School of Music choirs and Stacey V. Gibbs, a prolific and highly sought after composer and arranger, who will serve as the festival's clinician and guest conductor. Highlighting the ...

Opera House Cinema Series to screen Oscar-nominated ‘The Favourite’

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is “The Favourite,” nominated for 10 Oscars including for Best Picture and Best Actress awards for Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz. It will be screened this Saturday and Feb. 12, at 7:30 p.m. Early 18th century England is ...

‘She Kills Monsters’ cast announced

JAMESTOWN — Jamestown Community College’s production of She Kills Monsters will feature JCC students as well as community members. The dramatic comedy, directed by Adam Owens, will be presented at 7 p.m. March 15-16 and 22-23 and at 2 p.m. on March 17 and 24. Tickets are available through ...

Fredonia to present ‘Revenge of the Nerds’ in Convocation film series

The 1984 comedy film "Revenge of the Nerds" will be shown as part of the State University of New York at Fredonia's Convocation film series "Ivory Tower Misfits: Images of Higher Education and College Professors in Hollywood Films" on Thursday, Feb. 7, at 7.30 p.m., in the Williams Center Room ...

Bowling Green guest artists to give cello/piano recital at Fredonia

Two members of the College of Musical Arts faculty at Bowling Green State University will give a cello and piano recital and conduct a master class on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the State University of New York at Fredonia. Brian Snow, assistant professor of cello, and Robert Satterlee, professor ...

Opera House to show ‘Young Picasso’

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House will present “Young Picasso,” a special cinematic exploration of the celebrated artist’s early work, on Thurs., Feb. 7, at 7:30 p.m. as part of its Art & Architecture On Screen Series. Pablo Picasso is one of the greatest artists of all time — and ...

Pianist to perform with Western New York Chamber Orchestra in February

Internationally known pianist Philip Edward Fisher will join the Western New York Chamber Orchestra (WNYCO) as a guest artist at its next concert, “Ebony and Ivory,” on Sunday, Feb. 10, at 4 p.m., in King Concert Hall at the State University of New York at Fredonia. The chamber orchestra, ...

Fredonia Shakespeare Club learns about the Roaring Twenties

The eleventh meeting of the Fredonia Shakespeare Club was held on Jan. 17 at the Darwin R. Barker Library hosted by Mary Croxton. Fifteen members were in attendance. President Joyce Haines welcomed members and thanked the hostess and presenter. Priscilla Bernatz read the minutes from the Jan. ...

Gowanda High reschedules comedy performances for Feb. 6-8

GOWANDA — Extreme winter weather led the Thespian Society at Gowanda High School to postpone its late-January performances of the screwball comedy “You Can’t Beat the House” to February. The cast and crew are using this postponement as an opportunity to continue to rehearse and prepare ...

Opera House Met Live season continues with ‘Carmen’

Live at the Met, the Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live, high definition (HD) opera transmissions to theaters around the world, continues its 2018-19 season at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House this Saturday at 1 p.m., with Georges Bizet’s iconic “Carmen.” Mezzo-soprano ...

Opera House Cinema Series to screen ‘Green Book’

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is “Green Book,” nominated for five Oscars including Best Picture and Best Actor awards for Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali. It will be screened this Saturday and Feb. 5, at 7:30 p.m. Winner of the Golden Globe Award for Best ...

Opera House to present the Bolshoi Ballet’s La Bayadere

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House will present one of the world’s greatest ballet companies – the Bolshoi Ballet — performing La Bayadere tonight, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m. It will be presented in high definition, captured live via satellite from the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. La Bayadere is one ...