Weekly Feature



November 19, 2008 RSS feed / Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 20 & fri. 21 . Willy Wonka Jr. — Presented by the students in grades 6-8, teachers, staff and parents of Hoover Middle School, 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Nov. More...

Tours

sat. 22 . The Soul of Buffalo — A musical journey through Buffalo's African-American heritage with stops at legendary taverns and clubs, Saturday, Nov. 22. For meeting place, more information, visit ForgottenBuffalo. com . More...

Speakers

thurs. 20 . Michael Rizzo — The author of "998: The Glory Days of Buffalo S hopping," will return for the Box Lunch seminar series by Crossroad Books, noon Thursday, Nov. 20, 6010 Goodrich Road, Clarence Center. More...

Symphony

thurs. 20 . Flute Studio Recital — Part of Autumn Timbres, UB student ensemble concerts, noon Thursday, Nov. 20, Baird Recital Hall, UB North Campus, Amherst; free. 645-2787, www.sleebuffalo.edu . More...

Dance

thurs. 20-sun. 23 . Zodiaque Dance Company — "Celebration 35" is an awe-inspiring array of diversified choreography performed by UB dancers, exhibiting range of styles and repertoire. Performances: 8 p.m. More...

Theater

thurs. 20 . The Rink — Kander and Ebb musical. Performances: 7 p.m. Nov. 20; 8 p.m. Nov. 21; 8 p.m. Nov. 22; and 2 p.m. Nov. 23, Leary Theatre in Clet Hall, Niagara University's Leary Theatre, Niagara University, Lewiston; $. More...

Literature

sun. 23 . David Lawrence Reade — Booksigning and reading, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, Comfort Zone Cafe, 1002 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo. 881-1057 . Spoken Word Sundays — 7:45 p.m. sign-up and 8 p.m. More...

Film/Video

thurs. 20 & fri. 21 . Ways in Being Gay: Ways in/Between Gender 20th Year Anniversary: 1988-2008 — A Tribute to Derek Jarman, "D e re k " (2008), 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Nov. More...

Holiday

thurs. 20 . Radio City Christmas Spectacular Starring The Rockettes — Performances: 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21; 11 a.m., 2, 5 and 8 p.m. Nov. 22; noon, 3:30 and 7 p.m. Nov. 23; 7:30 p.m. Nov. More...

Workshops/ Classes

thurs. 20 . Jewelry Class — Pat Prior of Pink Designs will offer a jewelry class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each Thursday through December at Village Artisans, 5544 Main St., Williamsville; $. 633-2384 sun. 23 . More...

COMEDY

thurs. 20 . The Princes of Comedy — The Stillwater Restaurant presents comedians Brandon Trusso, Tyron Maclin, Dan Fisher, Marc Walton, Matt Wayne and Scotty Thomas, 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 20 . The Bravuras Band, 8 p.m., Flying Turtles, 1641 Military Road, Kenmore. 876-2884 . Geno McManus and Rob Lynch, 5:30 p.m., Pearl Street Grill and Brewery, 76 Pearl St., Buffalo. 856-2337 . More...

Concerts

thurs. 20 .Turtle Creek, Pa.'s harmony-pop vocal quartet The Vogues will sing their hits "Yo u 're the One" and "Five O'Cloc k Wor ld," along with holiday favorites, during their Christmas with The Vogues show at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. More...

Art

thurs. 20 . Past and Present — Remembering and Remaking History is a presentation of selected works by local media artists funded through the Carnegie Art Center Via NYSCA's Electronic Media and Film program. More...

Special Events

fri. 21 . Hunter's Hope Candlelight Ball — Pro football Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly and wife Jill will host the ninth annual Hunter's Hope Candlelight Ball to celebrate Universal Newborn Screening accomplishments, 7 p.m. More...

Performance

sat. 22 . Elvis Tribute — Terry Buchwald will perform a special tribute to the King of Rock 'n' Roll with a dinner buffet prior to the live entertainment, 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. More...