Arts Features

Fringe Festival Day Two: Dancing as fast as they can

It’s Day Two of the ninth KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival. And due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s entirely online. Of the arts, dance has been hit...
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Wed, 09/16/2020 - 8:32am
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Rochester Cocktail Revival moves forward despite unrest, coronavirus

The world has reached the point where, after a tough day at work, you can’t pull up a barstool and unwind with an expertly made Negroni cocktail without...
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Wed, 09/09/2020 - 5:43am
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For the entertainment industry, the building’s on fire

In his four decades of working in the music business, Quake Mark says he’s had a gun pulled on him three times, he’s been shot once, stabbed twice,...
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Wed, 09/02/2020 - 5:39am
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On live arts scene, inconsistencies and uncertainties remain

The Spring Chickens had a gig last week. It was the first live-music performance I’d attended since mid-March. That’s quite a stretch of home quarantine...
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Wed, 08/26/2020 - 6:35am
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Rochester Fringe Festival launches virtual era

In less than three weeks, the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival will do what the Edinburgh Fringe Festival could not pull off for the first time in its...
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Tue, 08/25/2020 - 1:14pm
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Finger Lakes Opera artists collaborate from a distance

Four songs and two arias, all by Mozart. That was all that Eastman School of Music graduate and current Finger Lakes Opera Young Artist Robin Steitz...
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Mon, 08/24/2020 - 6:07am
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Bars across New York reeling after state halts ticketed concerts

Rochester’s bar and music scenes are reeling after clarifications on guidelines from the New York State Liquor Authority that put an abrupt end to the...
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Fri, 08/21/2020 - 2:38pm
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RPO resets concert season with livestreamed shows

The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra confirmed Tuesday that it is postponing or canceling all of its September, October and November traditional...
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Tue, 08/18/2020 - 12:59pm
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