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Arts & Entertainment

September 17, 2022

CUBA, NY – Michele Conklin says she has done her research and that September is the start of the harvest season and its third weekend is an ideal time for the annual Cuba Garlic Festival at Empire City Farms, 102 South St. It takes 10 months of preparation to set the festival in motion, Conklin, ...

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OLEAN, NY – The Tri-County Arts Council will host the Lincoln Park Evening Art Market, a juried show, on Sept. 24 from 4 to 9 p.m. “We’ve had Art in the Park before, but it has been on hiatus," Paula Bernstein, the council's executive director, said. "Now, we are bringing it back but reimagining ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY— The Diderot String Quartet with baritone Jesse Blumberg will open the 2022-2023 Friends of Good Music performance season with a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday at Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.  Diderot String Quartet was named after the 18th century French philosopher ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will conclude Thursday with a performance of classic rock by Joe Gilroy. The concert will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.  The concert series returned to Olean in 2021 after a ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Saturday with a performance of jazz music music by the LTM Trio. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.  The concert series returned to Olean in 2021 ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Saturday with a performance of country rock music by Hick-Ups. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.  The concert series returned to Olean in 2021 ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance of folk rock music by Stick Tights. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take place through Sept.

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OLEAN, NY — "Macbeth," the 2022 Shakespeare in the Park selection of the Olean Theatre Workshop, will be staged inside its theater at 702 Washington St. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free. Tristan De Fiore will play Macbeth, and Shelley Greene will play Lady ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Public Library is offering two entertainment and educational options to its patrons: Day Adventure Passes for free admission to partner sites in Western New York and in Pennsylvania and Chautauqua Institution coupons for free or discounted admission to educational and ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by'70s-style singer/songwriter Roger Pettengill. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take place ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a  performance of 1950s and 1960s oldies by Generations. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take place through ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by Fair to Fiddlin'. According to its website, the band performs "an eclectic configuration of bluegrass, old-time, classic country, folk, ...

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ANGELICA, NY – Shake on the Lake will present “MXBETH,” William Shakespeare’s classic play, on Sunday at 3 p.m. in Angelica’s Park Circle. SOTL, known since 2012 for its Elizabethan daylight stagings of Shakespeare’s plays, is returning to live touring for the first time since 2019. Angelica ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance of polkas, oldies and country music by the Larry Lewicki Band. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by Trigger Happy, which plays country, rock and blues music. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Monday with an Independence Day performance of 1950s and 1960s oldies by Generations. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by Toucan Jam, which plays a variety of music from the 1960s through the present.. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

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OLEAN, NY — Friday is the deadline to nominate individuals in Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties for the Tri-County Arts Council’s Arts and Cultural Awards. Nominations should be sent to TCAC Executive Director Paula Bernstein at paula@tricountyartscouncil.org.  Persons making ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Public Library will host an outdoor, adult crafting program to create recycled planters, June 29, 6:30 p.m.  The library has a 10-person limit for attendance. Interested persons should the circulation desk at (716) 372-0200 to register.  The Frances Bean O’Connell Arts ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by classic rock band Not Norman. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take place through Sept.

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — The public is invited to an opening reception for the Twin Tiers Camera Club Photography Show Friday at 7 p.m. in the Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.  The exhibition, which features 46 photos by 13 members of the Twin Tiers Camera Club, will run through July 31 in the ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by the Allegany Alumni & Friends Band. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take place through ...

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OLEAN, NY — Friday's StrOlean, scheduled for 2 to 8 p.m. by the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce, will include an option not offered in previous years: a Public Paint Day. Anyone interested can pick up a paintbrush and participate in the painting of the Heart of Olean Mural in front ...

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OLEAN, NY — The city’s summer concert series in Lincoln Park, at the corner of East State and South Union streets, will continue Thursday with a performance by Dave Dorson, who plays acoustic classic rock music. All concerts in the series run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday concerts will take ...

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OLEAN, NY — Thursday’s Freddy & the Jets concert in Lincoln Park has been postponed because of illness, according to a tweet from the city’s Youth and Recreation Department. The show would have been the first performance in Olean's summer concert series in the park. The series will begin ...

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OLEAN, NY — Actor and author Tyler Merritt will present a talk by video conference in the Olean Public Library Gallery on May 31 at 7 p.m.  Sponsored by the Race Unity Circle of Olean and co-hosted by the library, the program will be free and open to the public. Merritt will discuss his 2021 ...

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WEST CLARKSVILLE, NY —“Put that away and find something constructive to do.” Eric Jones remembers that he looked up at his sixth-grade science teacher and then back down to his desk. Jones had been using his free time after the day’s lesson to draw in his notebook. He put the notebook away, but ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Friends of the Olean Library will recognize winners of their annual bookmark contest during two receptions at the library, 134 N. Second St., on Saturday. Winners from the Olean schools will be honored at 11 a.m. Winners from Allegany-Limestone, Portville and Hinsdale schools ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — Their inspiration is the 2011 movie “Footloose,” a musical about teens rebelling in a town that has banned dancing. But “Cutloose” is the title the St. Bonaventure University Dance Team chose for the stage show they will perform Monday and Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Regina ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — Cuarteto Latinoamericano, one of the world’s most renowned string quartets, will perform the narrated program “Mexico: A Musical Journey” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at the university’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts. This is the seventh and final concert of the 2021-22 ...

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