Arts & Entertainment

Florida Georgia Line, Nelly ‘Cruise’ into Darien Lake on Friday

Jun 15, 2017

What do you get when you combine an up-and-coming country music duo with a big-name record producer and a hip hop artist? You get a pop version of the…

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The strange and fascinating world of 'Grey Gardens' captured in musical opening Friday at Harvester 56

Jun 8, 2017

Edith Bouvier Beale once famously said, "It could have been me instead of Jackie Kennedy in the White House." It's not that Beale was ever courted by…

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Live Nation ready to open 25th concert season at Darien Lake

May 19, 2017

Since 1993, Darien Lake Amphitheater has been bringing the biggest stars to Western New York.  Over its history, well over 400 concerts have…

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‘The Last Five Years’ not your average boy-meets-girl story

May 11, 2017

Boy meets girl. Boy marries girl. Boy loses girl. Girl loses boy. Girl marries boy. Girl meets boy. Wait. That can’t be right. Can it? It can if…

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GSO will journey through the stars with Sunday's concert in Elba

May 5, 2017

The Genesee Symphony Orchestra performs in Elba Central School at 4 p.m., Sunday, in its final concert of the season. The program is called "Escaping…

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Darien Lake offering $20 concert tickets

May 1, 2017

Today is National Concert Day, and Live Nation is celebrating with a special promotion for concert-goers at the Darien Lake Amphitheater. Live Nation…

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GO-Art! puts exhibit in hands of jury

Apr 6, 2017

Looking out on a field of paintings, photographs and interpretations of a rural theme, artist Karen Crittenden didn’t want to eavesdrop of the…

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Concert Announcement: Sofia Carson, Jacob Whitesides lead third year of free in-park concerts at Darien Lake

Mar 3, 2017

Darien Lake Theme Park will bring back its popular Free In-Park Concert Series for a third year in 2017. This year’s slate will feature three…

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Concert Announcement: One Republic coming to Darien Lake

Feb 17, 2017

The summer concert series at Darien Lake’s Performing Arts Center continues to take shape and might be the most balanced slate the venue has…

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American Warrior concert, benefit for veterans, being held at The Ridge this year

Feb 16, 2017

Strength in Numbers Entertainment announced the 2017 dates for the annual American Warrior Concert sponsored by Red Osier Landmark Restaurant to be…

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Concert announcement: Chance the Rapper tickets on sale today

Feb 14, 2017

Another rap show has been added to the summer concert series at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center. This time it’s Chance the Rapper. An hour…

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Concert announcement: Future coming to Darien Lake

Feb 14, 2017

The summer concert series at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center may be dominated by country and rock acts, but rap and hip hop fans now have a…

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Batavia Players will run the gamut of Disney songs in latest production

Feb 9, 2017

Can’t choose what Disney performance you want to see? The Batavia Players have you covered. This weekend and next, the Players will present…

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Darien Lake concert tickets include free park admission this year

Feb 7, 2017

In celebration of Darien Lake Amphitheater’s 25th concert season, Live Nation, the Amphitheater operator is partnering with Darien…

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Concert Announcement: Third Eye Blind added to Darien Lake summer concert series

Jan 19, 2017

Fans of the 1990s rock scene will have another reason to visit Darien Lake this summer. LiveNation announced that Third Eye Blind will perform this…

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Provocative art exhibit explores black oppression

Jan 19, 2017

BATAVIA — A noose tied around the neck of a skeleton grows upward into the trunk of a tree. Hanging from that tree’s branches are a…

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Green Day, Foreigner concerts announced for Darien Lake

Jan 9, 2017

Two big-name rock acts will perform at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center this summer. LiveNation announced Monday morning that punk rockers Green Day…

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Concert Announcement: Doobie Brothers returning to Darien Lake with Chicago

Jan 3, 2017

The ever-touring Doobie Brothers will return to the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center this summer for a July 18 concert. They are touring with…

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Ballet company bringing 'The Nutcracker' to Batavia

Dec 15, 2016

This weekend, a timeless classic will spring to life as the Land of Sweets once again opens its doors to welcome its prince. The New York State…

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GSO balances classics with challenges for holiday concert

Dec 9, 2016

An argument exists in the orchestral world about sing-alongs. They're fun for the audience, especially at Christmastime, but the more traditional…

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