Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live!

The legacy of the beloved "Mister Rogers" lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood, from The Fred Rogers Company and airing daily on PBS KIDS. Now, Daniel and all of his friends are hopping aboard Trolley to delight live audiences with DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE! Donning his iconic red sweater, Daniel takes the audience on an interactive musical adventure as he and his friends explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others, and celebrating new experiences. This live theatrical production filled with singing, dancing, laughter and "grr-ific" surprises will warm the hearts of multiple generations.

May 4, 2016 /Read >



Tedeschi Trucks Band

Special Guest: Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers

Combining inspired Memphis soul, electric rhythm & blues, country, rock and classic song craft; TTB has captured the admiration of both concert audiences and critics worldwide. 

May 7 & 8, 2016 /Read >

Kendrick Scott: Oracle

"Kendrick Scott has become the Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, and Tony Williams of his generation," says the renowned trumpeter and bandleader Terence Blanchard of his longtime drummer, who makes his Blue Note debut with the release of a remarkable new album, We Are The Drum. "He's a brilliant mind bringing innovation to the music and at the same time creating a safe place for young talent to develop and grow."

May 12, 2016 /Read >



Joe Jackson: Fast Forward Tour

The ever-restless British-born, NYC/Berlin-based singer/songwriter Joe Jackson makes a rare Buffalo appearance. With a string of 19 studio albums and multiple Grammy nominations, Jackson rocketed to stardom with songs including "Is She Really Going Out With Him?", "Steppin' Out" and "It's Different for Girls." Over a long career Joe has traversed territory ranging from cabaret and film scores to classical music, pop and jump blues. His latest release, 2015's Fast Forward, is his first collection of original songs in seven years. The career-spanning show will include longtime collaborator Graham Maby on bass, guitarist Teddy Kumpel (Rickie Lee Jones, Feist), and drummer Doug Yowell (Suzanne Vega, Ari Hest).

July 8, 2016 /Read >


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