Entertainment

Raymour & Flanigan to host art from Resource Center

JAMESTOWN — Raymour & Flanigan will host an exhibit showcasing the artistic talents of people with developmental disabilities the last week of August. Works by people in The Resource Center’s Creations art program will be on display at Raymour & Flanigan’s Jamestown showroom ...

Rustic Ramblers to perform on floating stage

CASSADAGA — On Sunday, Aug. 25, from 5-7 p.m., the Rustic Ramblers will be performing on Cassadaga’s Floating Stage. The Rustic Ramblers is a group of musicians who joined together in 2004. They perform and truly appreciate the traditional country music that America has always loved. Jim ...

Rustic Ramblers to perform in Mayville

The Thursday performance of the Mayville/Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Entertainment in the Park Summer Performance Series will feature the traditional country sound of the band ‘Rustic Ramblers’. These free concert series performances are taking place at a new location ...

Aug. 31 is United Arts Appeal 2019 fund drive deadline

JAMESTOWN — “Our 2019 fund drive closes at the end of August, and we want our supporters to receive all the recognitions they deserve,” said United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County (UAA) President Julie Newell. Throughout the 2019-2020 performance season, 2019 fund drive contributors ...

JCC names new concert band director

JAMESTOWN — Christopher Wakefield has been named director of Jamestown Community College’s concert band. Wakefield, a Jamestown High School graduate, also directs the band program at Clymer Central School. JCC’s concert band is open to JCC students and community members. Wakefield ...

Pop-up shopping event to benefit Jackson Center

JAMESTOWN — The Jackson Center is excited to host “A Fashionable Verdict,” a one-day shopping event on Saturday, Aug. 17. The public is welcome to stop by anytime between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Jackson Center, 305 E. 4th St. in Jamestown, to shop at this event featuring gorgeous fall ...

UPMC Chautauqua gets art from JCC

Submitted Photo In recognition of UPMC Chautauqua as the 2018 Partner Agency of the Year by Jamestown Community College’s nursing program, JCC’s nursing program director Kathy Taydus, second from left, and JCC’s dean of arts, humanities, health sciences, and athletics Maria Kindberg, ...

Opera House Cinema Series to Screen “Yesterday”

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is the summer hit film, “Yesterday.” It will be screened on Sat., Aug. 17, and Tues., Aug. 20, at 7:30 p.m. From Academy Award-winning director Danny Boyle, comes a rock-n-roll comedy about music, dreams, friendship, and the long and ...

Mayville Bluegrass Festival to return

MAYVILLE — The Mayville Bluegrass Festival took place from 2002 to 2009 at Lakeside Park in Mayville. The Festival is being resurrected in 2019 at Big Inlet Brewing in a one-day, all day format on Saturday, Aug. 17. Tickets are only $20 for admission and are available on line at ...

Collage artist Teresa Booth Brown awarded Marion Fellowship grant

Teresa Booth Brown, an artist and teacher known for her use of collage in oil painting, mixed-media drawings and printmaking, has been awarded the 2019-2020 Marion International Fellowship Grant for the Visual and Performing Arts at the State University of New York at Fredonia for ...

Horse sculpture returns to 3rd St. in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN — A popular downtown Jamestown sculpture has returned to 3rd Street. “Horse” has been remounted on a new base in front of 3rd On 3rd Gallery at Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. The sculpture had been removed last year to accommodate the complete reconstruction of the public ...

Opera House Cinema Series to screen Pavarotti

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is the Ron Howard-directed documentary, “Pavarotti.” It will be screened on Saturday, Aug. 10, and Tuesday, Aug. 13, at 7:30 p.m. Featuring never-before-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, Howard puts audiences ...

Opera House to present London’s National Theatre’s The Audience

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House will present an encore screening of London’s National Theatre production of “The Audience,” starring Helen Mirren, on Friday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. The encore screening is part of National Theatre Live’s celebration of 10 years of bringing great theatre to ...

Rolling Hills Radio summer show Sunday at Chautauqua Institution

CHAUTAUQUA — Rolling Hills Radio will present its annual show on the Amphitheater stage in Chautauqua Institution Sunday, August 4. Christine Lavin and The Farmer & Adele will be the guests on this nationally syndicated radio show. “Being on this venerable stage is at once an honor ...

Dunkirk library lists computer classes

¯ Libby/ Overdrive: Aug. 9 from 11 a.m. to noon ¯ Pandora/ Spotify: Aug. 12 from 11 a.m. to noon ¯ Android Smartphones Basics: Aug. 14 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. ¯ Exploring the Library Edition of Ancestry: Aug. 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. ¯ I-Phone Basics: Aug. 16 from 12:30 to 1:30 ...

Opera House reschedules ‘A Dog’s Journey’

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is the family film, “A Dog’s Journey,” starring Dennis Quaid. It will be screened on Saturday, Aug. 3, and Tuesday, Aug. 6, at 7:30 p.m. The screening is rescheduled from July when technical issues at the Opera House prevented its ...

Encore’s Chautauqua program presenting free concerts

A dynamic performance by a world-renowned percussionist and a highly acclaimed tenor and soprano will take the stage at Lenna Hall this August in a series of free concerts for the public presented by Encore Creativity for Older Adults during its 12th Annual Summer Institute at Chautauqua ...

The Untouchables to rock Cassadaga

CASSADAGA — On Sunday, July 28 from 5-7 p.m., The Untouchables will be performing on Cassadaga’s Floating Stage. For the past three decades, The Untouchables have been entertaining audiences throughout Western New York and Pennsylvania with a blend of rhythm and blues, oldies rock and ...

Angola concert series hits midpoint of season

ANGOLA — The 37th Annual Year of Concerts at the Gazebo in Angola’s Centennial Park is halfway through the schedule. Recent groups at the park included the Boston Town Band under the direction Ms. Kyle on July 10. The 70-member group includes members from late-middle school age through ...