May 7, 2008 RSS feed / Entertainment

Speakers

thurs. 8 . Mason Winfield - Ghosthunting with S.P.I.R.I.T, a young group of ghost hunters, as they present their audio and visual findings, 7 p.m. Thursday, May 8, Philistine Hall, The Cornell Cooperative Extension Center, 21 S. Grove St. More...

Dance

fri. 9 . A Midsummer Night's Spring - Benefit to help raise funds to cover production costs of the joint production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night 's Dream, More...

Performance

fri. 9 . Father Ron Sajdak - Performance with the choir from St. Martin De Porres Parish, 7 p.m. Friday, May 9, Blessed Sacrament Church, 263 Claremont St., Kenmore. 834-4282 wed. 14 . More...

'Iron Man' blasts into theaters

MOVIE REVIEW

I've never been a comic book fan. I don't collect them, I don't read them and I don't talk about them with my friends around the lunch table. But do I ever like the movies that come from them. More...

Film/Video

fri. 9 . Global Super-8 Day - Local and international artists will get together and show their Super-8 films to a dedicated audience of like-minded film enthusiasts, 8 p.m. Friday, May Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo; $. More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 8 . The Billy Baroo Jazz Trio, 8 p.m., Amaryllis, 675 Delaware Ave., Buffalo; free. 878-2741, www.amar yllisbuffalo.com . Punk Rock Party, 10 p.m., Broadway Joe's, 3051 Main St., Buffalo. 836-9555, www.bjoes. More...

Literature

fri. 9 . Philosophy School Cafe - 7 p.m. Friday, May 9, bookstore of the School of the Arts, 402 Center St., Lewiston. 471-5379 sun. 11 . Spoken Word Sundays - Spoken word and open mic hosted by poet Liz Mariani, 8 p.m. More...

Special Events

thurs. 8-sat. 10 . Rummage & Used Book Sale - The annual Park School rummage and used book sale, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, May 8, and Friday, May 9, The Park School, 4625 Harlem Road, Snyder. More...

Festivals

sat. 10 & sun. 11 . Wine Trail Blossoms - Anniversary of the Niagara Wine Trail & Niagara Escarpment Wine Trail, Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11; $. Includes wine glass and free tastings at each of the wineries. More...

Theater

fri. 9 . Music Man in Concert - Combining the efforts of the Lockport Community Band (directed by Mike Robinson), with the Lockport Chorale (directed by David Bondrow) and Children's Choir, and guest vocalists, 7:30 p.m. More...

Family Activities

fri. 9 & sat. 10 . The Dawn of New Horizons - This show illustrates the importance of two of NASA's current probe missions: Dawn, sent to the Asteroid Belt, and New Horizons en route to Pluto, 7:30 p.m. More...

Art

fri. 9 . Gusto at the Gallery - "Family Night: Mamapolooza." Art activity: Make a Gift for Mom, 5-7 p.m.; Mamapolooza, "Moms That Rock," 5 p.m.; family tour: "Girls in the Gallery," 6 p.m.; adult tour: "The Feminine Eye," 6:30 p.m. More...

Auditions

• THEATRE OF YOUTH - Theatre of Youth Company will hold auditions for professional actors from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 12 at The Allendale Theatre, 203 Allen St., Buffalo. Men and women are sought for roles in the 2008-09 theater season. More...

Buffalo International Jewish Film Festival to be held

The 23rd annual Buffalo International Jewish Film Festival will take place May 8 and 15, 17-22. An Opening Gala and Israel Independence Day Celebration will take place at 7 p.m. More...

Concerts

thurs. 8 .Austin's blues-rocker Grady featuring Gordie Johnson (Big Sugar) and Chris Layton (Double Trouble drummer) will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 8 at The Tralf Music Hall, 622 Main St., Second Floor, Buffalo; $. More...

Symphonic

sat. 10 & sun. 11 . Composer Marcel Tyberg's Symphony No. 3 - JoAnn Falletta and the BPO present the American premiere of the soulful Symphony No. More...

Comedy

tues. 13 . Comedy Night with Kristen Becker, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St., Buffalo; $. 886-8539, www.nietzsches.com More...

Announcements

• MARK FREELAND'S FRIENDS - Martin McGee is continuing his project of recording late Buffalo musician Mark Freeland's friends and fans who want to tell their "Mark Freeland story." McGee will be recording from 5 to 9 p.m. More...

Tours

sat. 10 . Graycliff Tour - Get a behind-the-scenes three-hour view of the famed Frank Lloyd Wright mid-career design of the summer estate of the Darwin D. Martin family, led by Patrick Mahoney, 1:15 p.m. More...

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