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Rhonda and Ted Lee participating in art trail

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the stops on this year’s art trail is Lee’s Wood’n Ceramics Hub, located at 361 Chestnut St., Fredonia, ...

JCC Student Art and Design Exhibition Awards announced

Jamestown Community College’s annual juried student art and design show honored Sarah Marucci of Jamestown (Award of Excellence in Painting), Katie Dolphin Lawrence of Fredonia (Award of Excellence in 3D Design), Alex Hayes of Jamestown (Award of Excellence in Prints and Drawings), Chen Li ...

Mary Ann Jankowski participating in art trail

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the artists participating in this year’s art trail is Buffalo native Mary Ann Jankowski. “Nature is my ...

Opera House series to screen ‘The Public’

The next feature film in the Opera House Cinema Series is the moving drama “The Public,” written and directed by and starring Emilio Estevez.” It will be screened on Saturday, May 18, and Tuesday, May 21, at 7:30 p.m. After learning that shelters are at full capacity when a brutal cold ...

Katherine Galbraith’s works to be in art trail

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the artists participating in this year’s art trail is Katherine Galbraith for fine oil painting. Born in ...

Denise Williams-Stebbins participating in art trail

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the artists participating in this year’s art trail is Denise Williams-Stebbins for stained glass. ...

Harmonia to perform Friday, Saturday

BUFFALO — When Harmonia Chamber Singers performs its final concert series of this season, the Zogaib name will be listed in the program twice. The Harmonia Chamber Singers will perform A British Choral Tapestry, Friday, May 17, 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 21 Church St. in ...

Jamestown Concert Association presents Ensemble Schumann

JAMESTOWN — The Jamestown Concert Association presents Ensemble Schumann for its 2018-2019 season finale. This performance will take place on Friday, May 17 at 8 p.m. in St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in downtown Jamestown. Performing together since 2005, this trio’s repertoire comprises ...

Art trail to include Engstrom’s work

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the artists participating in this year’s Chautauqua Lake Erie Art Trail, is sculptor Kirsten Engstrom. Evidence ...

Opera House presents Degas: Passion for Perfection

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House will present Degas: Passion for Perfection, a special cinematic exploration of the revered artist’s obsession over his work, on Thurs., May 16, at 7 p.m. as part of its Art & Architecture On Screen Series. Journey from the streets of Paris to the heart of a ...

Cynthia Norton participating in art trail

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the artists participating in this year’s Chautauqua Lake Erie Art Trail, is Cynthia Norton for wearable fiber. ...

Opera House Live at Met concludes with Dialogues des Carmelites

Live at the Met, the Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live, high definition (HD) opera transmissions to theaters around the world, concludes its 2018-19 season at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House on Saturday, May 11, at 12 noon, with Francis Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmelites. Met ...

Calimeri to display work at Art Trail event

Leslie Calimeri (painting and drawing) The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. One of the artists participating in this year's Chautauqua Lake Erie Art ...

11th annual Art Trail and gallery tour set for Memorial Day weekend

The North Shore Arts Alliance announces that the 11th annual Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail Open Studio and Gallery Tour will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-26. This juried event presents regional artists working in their studios or available at a gallery hub from 10 a.m. to 5 ...

College to host Harp Day Sunday

Harp Day at Fredonia takes place on Sunday, May 5 in Mason Hall on the State University of New York at Fredonia campus. The day-long event, co-hosted by Sonja Inglefield and Mario Falcao, brings harpists of all ages and levels together for a day of practice and performance, including two ...

Seven finalists named for 2019 Chautauqua Prize

CHAUTAUQUA — Chautauqua Institution is pleased to announce seven exceptional books as the 2019 finalists for The Chautauqua Prize, now in its eighth year: Little, by Edward Carey (Riverhead Books) The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth, by Ken Krimstein ...

Fenton History Center to host Victorian Music Concert

JAMESTOWN — The Fenton History Center in Jamestown is hosting a Victorian May Day Concert on May 9 from 7-9 p.m.. Learn about the history of piano manufacturers in Jamestown, listen to Victorian music on the 1887 Ahlstrom Piano, and enjoy light refreshments. Local pianist Charles Johnson ...

Fredonia Dance Ensemble concert to feature variety of styles

From slow, sustained modern dance to upbeat, contemporary hip hop, the 2019 Fredonia Dance Ensemble concert explores a variety of movement aesthetics and features performances by the talented Dance majors at the State University of New York at Fredonia. The Fredonia Dance Ensemble takes the ...