Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theatre Picks in Buffalo, NY
Buffalo, New York has a heavy traffic of the arts during the fall, winter, spring and now with summer approaching it's still a busy time.
Here are just a few of what's happening in theater (in no particular order):
The 2014 Buffalo Infringement Festival
Performances of Small Theatre, Musicals, Poetry, Comedy, Fire, Magicians, Psychics, and Film
It runs July 24th to August 3rd at
seriously too many venues to list.
DEATH AND THE MAIDEN by Ariel Dorfman
A masterpiece of political theatre
by Chile's world-renowned writer and Human Rights Activist
May 22nd - June 14th 2014
(No show Friday, June 13th)
The Manny Fried Playhouse
Nickel City Opera presents TOSCA by Giacomo Puccini
Nickel City Opera returns for their 6th glorious season at the Riviera Theatre.
The Puccini classic piece is woven into a musically structured classic complete with sumptuous period costumes. It is one of Puccini's best-known lyrical arias for the opera buffs.
Features internationally acclaimed soprano Michele Capalbo.
HISTORIC RIVIERA THEATRE
Friday June 27, 2014 to Sunday June 29, 2014
The Broadway Musical
July 31 - August 8th
Who doesn't know this classic tale?
This Disney show has won over forty-four major theater awards from around the globe.
It includes some of the best loved songs of stage including "A Spoon Full of Sugar", "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious", "Chim Chim Cher-ee", and "Jolly Holiday"
ARTPARK - Lewiston, New York
July 31 - August 8th 2014
THE CURIOUS SAVAGE by John Patrick Shanley
Shanley's sharp wit and keen eye for the dramatics make this a must see.
The writer of the Academy award winning screenplay for "Moonstruck" and Pulitzer Prize and
Tony award play "Doubt: A Parable" shows why he is a master at his craft.
AURORA PLAYERS - Roycrost Pavillion
May 23 - 25, 30- 31, June 1, & 6 - 8, 2014