M&T  Bank Dance Series - The Rite of Spring

Due to the ongoing winter storm, this performance is postponed to a date t0 be determined in 2015

November 21, 2014 /Read >



Brian Setzer Orchestra - Christmas Rocks Extravaganza!

The Brian Setzer Orchestra, fronted by three-time Grammy Award-winner Brian Setzer, returns with their Christmas Rocks Extravaganza! tour. With a career spanning more than 30 years, Setzer has smash hits as founder/leader of The Stray Cats, his 18-piece Brian Setzer Orchestra and as a solo artist. His November concert will include Setzer's legendary guitar magic on hits such as "Rock This Town," "(She's) Sexy +17," "Stray Cat Strut," and "Jump, Jive and Wail" and lots more, as well as his re-imagined and acclaimed Holiday classics.

November 23, 2014 /Read >


Cyrille Aimée

New Voices Series, winner of the Montreux Jazz Festival's International Vocal Competition, the Sarah Vaughn International Jazz Vocal Competition and finalist in the Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition, French/Dominican vocalist Cyrille Aimée is, in the words of Will Friedwald of The Wall Street Journal, "one of the most promising jazz singers of her generation."  Cyrille is from Samois-sur-Seine, France, the same village where the legendary Django Reinhardt once lived and where an annual pilgrimage of gypsies arrive to celebrate Reinhardt's legacy.  

December 5, 2014 /Read >


American Academy of Ballet "The Nutcracker"

Daniel Ulbricht, Principal Dancer with New York City Ballet and Misa Kuranaga, Principal Dancer with Boston Ballet will dance the roles of the Cavalier and the Sugar Plum Fairy.  

December 6-7, 2014/ Read >

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