Arts/Entertainment

A Capella Group Brings New Songs To July 20 Chautauqua Institution Show

“Six Pack: Volume 3,” the third in a series of EPs from the a cappella group Straight No Chaser, may only include six songs. But that doesn’t prevent the group from spanning eras and musical styles, sometimes within the same track. The variety of “Six Pack: Volume 3” is no accident, ...

Chautauqua: Week Three

CHAUTAUQUA — Chautauqua Institution is proud to announce the program lineup for Week Three of its 2018 season. The week, which concludes July 13, features presentations by renowned guests such as author of “Wonderland” and “How We Got to Now” Steven Johnson, founding “SNL” cast ...

Arrested Development At Canalside July 12

BUFFALO — It’s been 26 years since Arrested Development became the voice of the alternative to Gangsta Rap. With upbeat music and lyrics meant to take the listener to a positive path, songs like “People Every Day,” “Tennessee,” “Mr. Wendell,” and so many more have influenced ...

Auditions For ‘Ain’t Missing Dinner!’ Begin Monday

Local playwright Tom Andolora and Chautauqua Hospice & Palliative Care are collaborating to bring the popular cabaret musical that he co-authored, “Ain’t Missing Dinner!,” to Fredonia and Jamestown stages in October. Performances will be on consecutive weekends in October at First ...

Infinity Announces 2018 Summer Camp Lineup

Infinity is looking forward to a summer full of fun and creative learning experiences for Chautauqua County. The Infinity Center will offer four weeks of hands on summer day camp activities for students aged 6-12. Available day camps for summer of 2018 include: ¯ Sci Fi Camp (Ages 8-12): ...

Charley Pride To Perform At Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino

SALAMANCA — Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino will welcome Country Music legend Charley Pride for an unforgettable performance inside the Seneca Allegany Events Center on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. Tickets are now on sale. Charley Pride is one of the most successful performers in ...

‘Come On Down’ To ‘The Price Is Right Live’ At SACR

SALAMANCA — Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino is inviting everyone to “Come on down!” for two days of unforgettable fun when The Price is Right Live comes to the Seneca Allegany Events Center on Saturday, Sept. 29 at 2 and 8 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 30 at 2 p.m. Tickets are now on ...

Highlights

TODAY ¯ Jule R Us, Good Time Saloon, Jamestown, 8-11 p.m. ¯ Karaoke with DJ Xcite, Bullfrog Hotel, Jamestown 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. FRIDAY ¯ Wasted Whiskey, Big Shots Bar And Grill, Kennedy, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. No cover. ¯ Afraid Of Human, Bullfrog Hotel, Jamestown ¯ Winter Fellas & ...

A Sunny Thursday With Fitz And The Tantrums

BUFFALO — It’s a sunny Thursday and you have nothing planned. Have you taken a look at what’s going on at Canalside? For those that have been paying attention, you know that the old site of the Buffalo Memorial Auditorium has been transformed into quite the gathering place for people in ...

Lights, Lasers, And Music: The Machine At SARC

SALAMANCA — Coming all the way from New York City to play Salamanca for the second time in four years, the band The Machine sounds just as good as before. The Feb. 2014 show was inside the Events Center and this one was outdoors, and the crowd was much larger for the June 15, 2018, ...

Weekend Highlights

TODAY ¯ Jules R Us Karaoke, Good Time Saloon, Jamestown, 8-11 p.m. ¯ Karaoke with DJ Xcite, Bullfrog Hotel, Jamestown 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. FRIDAY ¯ Karaoke, Vietnam Veterans of America David B. Arthur Chapter 865, Jamestown, 8 p.m. to midnight. ¯ Derek Mediak Band, Big Shots Bar And ...

WRFA, Southern Tier Brewing To Hold Annual Fundraising Event

LAKEWOOD — An annual fundraising event for the only locally owned, non-religious radio station in Chautauqua County will be taking place Tuesday, June 26. WRFA-LP and the Southern Tier Brewing Co. are teaming up to present the seventh annual Great American Picnic — an evening of friends, ...

Fredonia Opera House Presents 23rd Annual Bach & Beyond Festival

FREDONIA — The Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival celebrates its 23rd year when it returns to the 1891 Fredonia Opera House Friday through Sunday. Under Artistic Director Grant Cooper, the series of three concerts explores both the masterworks and lesser-known orchestral music of 17th ...

Toby Keith To Perform At Seneca Allegany Casino Friday

SALAMANCA — Toby Keith’s “Should’ve Been A Cowboy Tour XXV presented by Ford F-Series” will stop at the Seneca Allegany Casino at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, with special guest Trace Adkins. Keith has been one of the most popular and recognizable country acts for more than two decades. ...

Supergroup Sophistafunk Added To Night Lights Music Festival

Ten Thirty Nine Productions (1039) has announced four additional artists to its 2018 line-up. A unique and special one of kind late night set inked as — FEARLESS — PINK FLOYD TRIBUTE — will feature Chuck Garvey (moe), Mike Gantzer Evan McPhaden (Aqueous), Eli Winderman (Dopapod) and ...

Weekend Highlights

TODAY ¯ Jules R Us Karaoke, Good Time Saloon, Jamestown, 8-11 p.m. ¯ Karaoke with DJ Xcite!, Bullfrog Hotel, Jamestown 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. FRIDAY ¯ Retro Dance Party with DJ Gigawatts, Vietnam Veterans of America David B. Arthu Chapter 865, Jamestown, 8-11 p.m. ¯ No Limit, Big Shots ...

Arcade Slasher Turns Thought-Provoking Journey In Latest ‘God Of War’

“Keep your expectations low, boy, and you will never be disappointed.” The line was one of the surprisingly many spoken by a once one-note character, Kratos, in the latest Playstation 4 exclusive, “God of War.” I, however, did not heed Kratos’ advice and held very high expectations ...

Amish Woman Serves Delicious Meals In Her Panama Home

I love visiting my friend, Cindy Burkholder, an Old Order Amish woman, who lives in Panama, New York, with her husband, David and six of her eight children. I first met Cindy when she was living in Sherman, while taking part in one of the dinners she serves at her home. In 2012, she called ...

Studio Dance To Present ‘Petrushka’ Saturday

Studio Dance Conservatory is proud to present Igor Stravinsky’s full length ballet, “Petrushka,” Saturday at 7:30 p.m. on JCC’s Scharmann Theatre stage. Studio Hip Hop dancers will start out the evening with an opening number choreographed by Libby Nord, as well as a contemporary dance ...