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									Sept. 11, 2009

CURTAIN UP! 2009 - 28TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION in Buffalo’s Theatre District
Friday, September 11 - begins at 5pm
Act I - 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. Cocktails/Dinner/Entertainment
Act II - 8:00 p.m. Curtains Rise! Theatrical Performances
Act III - 10:00 p.m. Party
The 28th Annual CURTAIN UP!, is the official opening of Buffalo's live theatre season and offers something for everyone with theatrical
productions at 13 participating theatres, associated events, a Creative Black-Tie Gala Dinner on stage at Shea's Performing Arts
Center, and a free community post party featuring live entertainment on Main Street in Buffalo's Theatre District.
Location: Buffalo's Theatre District Address: 646 Main Street · Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 829-1172       Email: Website:

ECLECTIC IMPROV COMPANY – Part of Curtain Up! 2009 at Shea’s Smith Theatre
Friday, September 11 at 8:00pm
See the live comedy phenomenon that Artvoice calls "a dazzling display of quick wit!" Now in its 11th season,
The Eclectic Improv Company is Buffalo's best comedy show. Every show is new, every show is different. Seen
us before? See us again... you never know what might happen because the show is completely improvised from
beginning to end. You can always count on a clean, hilarious show suitable for your entire family. Also
performing the last Saturday of every month at Shea's Smith Theatre.
Location: Shea's Smith Theatre
Address: 658 Main Street · Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 745-3000      Website:
Ticket Info: Please check website for updated ticket sale information.

MUSIC IS ART FESTIVAL – on the Grounds of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Saturday, September 12, 11am to 10pm
7th annual festival with 30+ bands, live art, display art, photography, dance, djs, a kid's village and more.
Location: Grounds of the Albright Knox Art Gallery
Address: Lincoln Parkway & Elmwood Avenue · Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 816-4224 Website:
Price: Free

Miss Buffalo Nature Cruise & Buffalo Lighthouse Tour sponsored by Penn Dixie
Paleontological & Outdoor Education Center
Saturday, September 12 at 8:30am
Three hour cruise will view the Buffalo Harbour, Lake Erie, Niagara River and the Black Rock Canal. Tour
guides will discuss the local geology, fisheries, aquatic biology, birding and historic points of interest. After the
cruise, there will be a tour of the Buffalo lighthouse.
Registration limited – reserve your spot now
For tickets – 716-627-4560 or

Saturday, September 12 & Sunday, September 13, 10am to 4pm
-Operating Train Layouts for all the family to enjoy.
-Craftsmans Corner, to learn new ways to improve your layout.
-Children's play area with Thomas the Tank.
-Door Prizes & Refreshments.
-Videos, DVDs, Books & Photographs that have any thing to do with Trains.
-Sale of Trains and their accessories for all size layouts & collectors.
Location: Buffalo Central Terminal
Address: 495 Paderewski Drive · Buffalo, NY 14212
Phone: (716) 852-3300 Website:
September Ghost Tours at Fort George, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Sundays only at 7:30pm – September 13, 20 & 27
Join us Sundays in September on a lantern tour of haunted Fort George. Hear the real life tales of encounters
with things that go bump in the night.
Location: Fort George, Niagara-on-the-Lake
Website: Phone: (905)468-6621

Special Event Program at Penn Dixie Paleontological & Outdoor Center, Hamburg, NY
Sunday, September 13 from 1 to 4pm
Collect remains of ancient creatures that roamed the warm tropical seas of Western New York 380 million years ago.
Keep all the fossils that you find. View solar flares and sunspots through filtered telescopes. Enjoy the pathways and view
wildlife and wetlands. Experts will be available to identify fossils, minerals, rocks and more.
Adults - $6.00 Children 12 and under $5.00
Call 716-627-4560 or visit

WINDS, WAVES & WINES – Aquarium of Niagara’s Annual Fundraiser
Thursday, September 17 – 6pm to 9pm
Held at the Convention Center Niagara Falls, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls, New York
 Wines from both the Niagara Wine Trail and the Finger Lakes area will be sampled and delicious hors
d’oeuvres, desserts and coffee will be available, too. Music will be provided by the popular Rod Nickson Project,
sponsored by Turner Construction, and DeeJay Pat Proctor of Premier Sound. A raffle and auction with great
prizes also is planned.
Free parking will be available at the Aquarium lot, between Third and Whirlpool streets. Shuttle service, provided
by the Niagara State Park Trolley, will run from 5:45 to 9:30 p.m. Parking also is available on city streets and in
nearby lots.
Tickets are $55 each or $100 a couple
Address: 701 Whirlpool Street · Niagara Falls, NY
Phone: (716) 285-3575 x 204 Website:

Niagara Regional Exhibition on the Niagara Regional Exhibition Fair Grounds in Welland,
Thursday, September 17 to Sunday, September 20
Welland is home to one of the oldest annual agricultural fairs in Southern Ontario. A family venue - Agricultural
Exhibits including live animals, baking, crafts, horticulture, fruit and vegetable displays. You can also watch
grand stand shows, ride the rides or eat at a variety of food booths located on the grounds.
1100 Niagara Street North, Welland, Ontario or call 905-735-6413

Niagara Wine Festival
September 18 to September 27, 2009
Enjoy more than 100 events including winery tours and tastings, concerts, Niagara cuisine, artisan shows, wine
seminars, live entertainment and one of Canada's largest street parades during the 58th Niagara Wine Festival.
Last year the Niagara Wine Festival attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors to Niagara's wine country,
making it the largest wine festival in the Country.
Be sure you join us for the 58th Annual Pen Centre Grande Parade on Saturday, September 26 in downtown St.
Location: Various locations in St. Catharines
Phone: (905) 688-0212

Niagara Wine Festival – Big Ticket Night at Montebello Park, Downtown St. Catharines, Ontario
Steven Page (ex lead singer of Barenaked Ladies) & Michael Wainwright
Friday, September 18 at 7pm
To purchase tickets call 905-688-5550 x 3257 or 1-866-617-3257 or visit
at Buffalo, Mainstage Theatre North Campus
Friday, September 18 at 8:00pm
Kristen Schaal is perhaps best known for her recurring role as super fan/stalker "Mel" Correspondent for
Comedy Central's "The Daily Show." She is also one of the rising stars of the alternative comedy scene, with
glowing reviews and multiple awards making her ascent.
Location: The Center for the Arts - University at Buffalo, Mainstage Theatre North Campus
Address: 103 Center for the Arts · Buffalo, NY 14260-6000
Phone: (716) 645-2787 Website:
Ticket Info: CFA Box Office (M-F 10am-6pm), Ticketmaster locations and

10TH ANNUAL FREEDOM TRAIL FESTIVAL – Main Street & Lockport Road in Niagara Falls, NY
Saturday, September 19, 12noon to 6pm
Niagara University and the Main Street Business Association will host the 10th Annual Freedom Trail Festival.
The free festival incorporates history of the Underground Railroad with entertainment, educations, local food
vendors, children's art activities and much more!
Location: Niagara Falls NY
Address: Main Street & Lockport Road · Niagara Falls, NY 14305
Phone: (716) 286-8405 Website:
Hours: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

CIVIL WAR CANDLE LIGHT TOUR at the Hull House, Lancaster, New York
Saturday, September 19 at Twilight – 7:30pm
This is a very unique, intimate and moving theatrical presentation. The audience is guided by candlelight from
scene to scene to observe numerous scripted Civil War scenarios. Tours are limited to small groups led by a
docent/guide. Tickets available PRESALE ONLY and will sell out well in advance! Watch for event
Location: Hull House
Address: 5976 Genesee Street · Lancaster, NY 14086
Phone: (716) 681-6451 Website:
Hours: Twilight -7:30 pm
Price: $10 per person/presale only

CIVIL WAR LIVING HISTORY WEEKEND at the Hull House, Lancaster, New York
Saturday, September 19 & Sunday, September 20; 10am to 4pm
Union, Confederate and Civilian Civil War reenactors gather at the Hull Family Home & Farmstead for the fourth
annual weekend of Civil War Living History. Talk to soldiers and civilians & learn what life was like during the
1860's. Admission will be charged for this special event Members FREE! (Candlelight tour tickets sold
Location: Hull House
Address: 5976 Genesee Street · Lancaster, NY 14086
Phone: (716) 681-6451 Website:
Hours: 10am-4pm
Price: A:$3 C:$1 M:Free / Under 12 yrs: Free

Pied Piper Parade – starts at Queen & Lake Street, St. Catharines, Ontario
Saturday, September 19 at 12noon
Part of the Niagara Wine Festival – parade invites all children to participate in this year’s parade themed
“Embrace Your Olympic Spirit”. Dressed as their favourite athlete or heor, kids will be led by the Official Pied
Piper and parade marshall Mr. Grape through Montebello Park.
Phone: (905) 688-0212
DANIEL ULBRICHT PRESENTS: A DANCE SPECTACULAR at The Center for the Arts, University at
Sunday, September 20 at 3pm
A Dance Spectacular is a never-before-seen program featuring Principals and Soloists from New York City
Ballet and Boston Ballet performing works by renowned choreographer George Balanchine. The works
presented are masterpieces and are danced by some of the country's most talented dancers.
The program also features Buffalo's own acclaimed Configuration Dance Theatre. This local company is known
for its cutting edge contemporary choreography and dancers.
Location: The Center for the Arts - University at Buffalo, Mainstage Theatre North Campus
Address: 103 Center for the Arts · Buffalo, NY 14260-6000
Phone: (716) 645-2787 Website:
Hours: 3 p.m.
Ticket Info: CFA Box Office (M-F 10am-6pm), Ticketmaster locations and
Wheelchair Access: Full

CHICAGO THE MUSICAL at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, New York
Tuesday, September 22 to Sunday, September 27
There's never been a better time to experience CHICAGO, Broadway's razzle-dazzle smash. This triumphant hit
musical is the recipient of six Tony Awards, two Olivier Awards, a Grammy and thousands of standing ovations.
A sensational tale of sin, corruption and all that jazz, it's no surprise that CHICAGO has wowed audiences from
Mexico City to Moscow, from San Paolo to South Africa. And now it's coming to your city!
If you're looking for your first Broadway musical, CHICAGO has everything you could want: knockout dancing,
an edge-of-your-seat story and one showstopper after another. If you loved the Academy Award-winning film,
nothing beats the live show, and if you are already intimately acquanted with the musical, experience that sizzle
again, CHICAGO always delivers.
Location: Shea's Performing Arts Center
Address: 646 Main Street · Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 847-0850 Website:
Hours: T, W & TH 7:30 p.m., F 8 p.m., SA 2 p.m. & 8 p.m., SU 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Wheelchair Access: Full

Niagara Wine Festival – Big Ticket Night at Montebello Park, Downtown St. Catharines, Ontario
Theo Tams (2008 Canadian Idol Winner) and Brian Melo (2007 Canadian Idol Winner)
Thursday, September 24 at 7pm
To purchase tickets call 905-688-5550 x 3257 or 1-866-617-3257 or visit

COREA, CLARKE & WHITE at the Center for the Arts – University at Buffalo
Friday, September 25, 2009 at 8:00pm (Jazz)
Miles Davis' electric bands in the late 1960s served as the incubator for several pioneering jazz fusion bands,
including Chick Corea's legendary Return to Forever (1972-77). Return to Forever commanded the fusion
universe, expanding the language from funk-fueled electric rock-jazz, to the acoustic quietudes of Corea's more
classically-inspired pieces. After their successful reunion tour last year, the harmonic convergence that Chick
Corea, Stanley Clarke and Lenny White felt has led to the formation of the jazz supergroup - COREA, CLARKE

58 Annual Pen Centre Grande Parade – Downtown St. Catharines, Ontario
Saturday, September 26 at 11am
Part of the Niagara Wine Festival – one of North America’s foremost street parades. Theme is “Embrace Your
Olympic Spirit”.
Phone: (905) 688-0212
David Sedaris at The Center for the Arts at the University at Buffalo
Thursday, October 1, 2009 at 8:00pm
Mainstage Theatre, Center for the Arts, North Campus
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become
one of America's pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he
slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that
Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers
addressing the human condition today
A book signing will follow.
Tickets are $36.50. Tickets are available at the Center Box Office (Mon.-Fri. 10am-6pm) and all Ticketmaster
locations including
To charge tickets call 1-800-745-3000, in Canada 416-870-8000.
For Group Sales, call 716-645-6771.
For more information call 716-645-2787. WEB SITE:

Niagara Food Festival – in historic Downtown Welland, Ontario
Friday, October 2 to Sunday, October 4
Oct 2: 5pm – 11pm; Oct 3: 11am – 11pm; Oct 4: 11am – 5pm or 905-735-1700 Ex. 2133

Balls Falls Thanksgiving Festival Craft Show & Sale at the Balls Falls Conservation Area, Vineland,
Friday, October 9 to Monday, October 12
Join us and celebrate the 35th anniversary of this unsurpassed craft show. More than 140 artisans are featured,
as well as live entertainment, childrens attractions, heritage activities and tours. Birds of prey, pony rides, daily -
Balls Falls Heritage Conservation Area.
Admission: $6/person, under 14 free.
P: (905) 788-3135

Broadway & Theater Series at The Center for the Arts at the University at Buffalo
Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 8:00pm - Lea Salonga - Broadway vocalist
Broadway & Theater Series at The Center for the Arts at the University at Buffalo
AVENUE Q - National Tour of the hit Broadway musical
Tuesday, October 13 & Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 8:00pm

Vineland Thanksgiving Artfest at Vineland Public School, Vineland, Ontario
Saturday, October 10 to Monday, October 12, 10am to 5pm - FREE ENTRY
The Vineland Thanksgiving Artfest was started in 1992 as a Fundraiser for Vineland Public School. We are a
juried show with no more than 130 exhibitors. One third of our show consists of Fine Art, and the balance
quality crafts. The Vineland Thanksgiving Artfest has been very successful due to our high standards of quality.
Return of our regular exhibitors is approximately 80%. Vineland Thanksgiving Artfest does NOT charge
admission and exhibitors display and exhibit on the perimeter of the property only. The grounds are an open
and beautifully treed park-like setting.
Outdoors "Rain or Shine"
Hours are from 10 am to 5 pm daily.
Ticket Vendor: Vineland Public School
For more information please call 905-562-5211 or contact
Vineland Thanksgiving Artfest, Vineland Public School 4057 Victoria Avenue, Vineland, Ontario
P: 905-562-5211
F: 905-562-4820
LYLE LOVETT and his Large Band at the Center for the Arts – University at Buffalo
Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 8:00pm
1-800-745-3000 or

Broadway & Theater Series at The Center for the Arts at the University at Buffalo
Neil Berg's 101 Years of Broadway - Revue of musical favorites perfomed by Broadway stars
Friday, November 13, 2009 at 8:00pm

Straight No Chaser with Special Guest The Buffalo Chips at the Centre for the Arts, University at Buffalo
Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 8pm
Originally formed a dozen years ago while students at Indiana University, this a cappella group has
reassembled and reemerged after their video for 'The 12 Days of Christmas' became a phenomenon with
almost 8 million views on YouTube. The group is now signed to Atlantic Records and tours nationwide.
Tickets go on sale Friday, August 14 at 10AM
Center Box Office (M-F, 10-6), Ticketmaster outlets &
Charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.           Phone: 716.645.6775

Broadway & Theater Series at The Center for the Arts at the University at Buffalo
To Kill A Mockingbird - Montana Repertory Theatre - National tour
Saturday, November 21, 2009 at 8:00pm

Liza Minnelli Holiday Concert at the UB Center for the Arts
Sunday, November 22, 2009 at 8pm
Concert to benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo
The one and only Liza Minnelli, an icon of stage and screen and winner of virtually every major award including
an Oscar, four Tonys, two Golden Globes, a Grammy, and an Emmy comes to the Center for a very special
concert. An unstoppable force, she commands the stage with irrepressible musical style and showbiz star
$126.50, $111.50, $86.50
Charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

The Irish Tenors - Holiday Concert at the UB Center for the Arts
Friday, December 11, 2009 at 8pm
The Irish Tenors powerful vocal line-up of Finbar Wright, Anthony Kearns and
Karl Scully is unquestionably the leading group of this genre in the world
today. All classically trained singers, each having performed in leading
concert halls across the world, together they combine to produce a sound and
concert experience which touches hearts and stirs the emotions. They will
perform with a 30-piece orchestra in a memorable program of Irish and
holiday classics as well as contemporary favorites.
$49.50, $41.50, $33.50
Charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000

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