Weekly Feature



May 6, 2009 RSS feed / Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 7 . Joe Panza Trail — Join the Foothills Trail Club at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 7 for a 3- to 5-mile trail hike. More...

Special Events

thurs. 7 . Dedication of 10,000 Re-Tree — Commemorating Tim Russert's birthday, Re-Tree will plant a Sugar Maple tree, picked out by the Russert family, with a dedication, 11 a.m. More...

Dance

fri. 8 . Capture the Magic — The Brigham Young University Ballroom Dance Company will bring its award-winning dance showcase to the Rockwell Hall Performing Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 8, 1300 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo; $. More...

Literature

sat. 9 . Spring Used Book Sale — The second sale of the year featuring used paperbacks for 50 cents or three for $1, hardcover books are $1 each or three for $2 and the popular "Bag of Books" is $5, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. More...

Speakers

thurs. 7 . Human Rights Lecture — English teacher Brian Kania will give a lecture on human rights, 2:45 p.m. Thursday, May 7, St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute's Cullen Lecture Hall, 845 Kenmore Ave., Buffalo. More...

Concerts

thurs. 7 . The Musical Box's "Trick of the Tail" encore performance will take place at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 7 at the Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $. 692-2413, www.rivieratheatre.org fri. 8 . More...

Symphony

fri. 8 . Friday Recitals at St. Paul's Cathedral — Emily Pworek Helenbrook, soprano, 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 8, St. Paul's Cathedral, 128 Pearl St., Buffalo; free. 855-0900, www.stpaulscathedral.org fri. 8 & sat. More...

Auditions

• THEATRE OF YOUTH — Theatre of Youth will hold an open audition call for professional actors from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 7 at The Allendale Theatre, 203 Allen St., Buffalo. More...

Announcements

• DARIEN LAKE OPENS — Darien Lake Theme Park Resort's opening day will be Saturday, May 9. Guests get in both Saturday and Sunday, May 9 and 10, for $14.99 with a Welcome Back coupon. More...

Art

fri. 8 . Nickolas Murray — An exhibition of the photographs of the acclaimed Mexican artist Frida Kahlo taken by her friend and lover, the internationally portrait photographer Nickolas Murray, on view Friday, May 8 through July 5. More...

COMEDY

thurs. 7-sat. 9 . Mark Walker — 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday, May 7 and 8, and 8 and 10:30 p.m. Saturday, May 9, Yuk Yuk's in Casino Niagara, 5705 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls, Ontario; $. 1-877-968-5233, www.casinoniagara. More...

Performance

sun. 10 . Mighty Wurlitzer Pops Concert — Featuring Donnie Rankin, 2 p.m. Sunday, May 10, Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $. 692-2413, www.rivieratheatre.org wed. 13 . More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 7 . Down to the Roots, 10 p.m., Allen Street Hardware Cafe, 245 Allen St., Buffalo; free. 882-8843, www.allenstreethardwarec afe.com . Sammy Sole, an acoustic oldies tribute, 9 p.m., Elmwood Lounge, 522 Elmwood. 882-5881 . More...

Film/Video

thurs. 7 . Sunshine Cleaning — 9:10 p.m. May 7, Hamburg Palace Theatre, 31 Buffalo St., Hamburg. 649-2295, www.hamburgpalace.com . Audie & the Wolf — Director B. More...

Theater

thurs. 7 . A Chorus Line — Winner of nine Tony Awards including "Best Musical" and the Pulitzer Prize for drama. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; and 2 and 7 p.m. More...