Arts & Life

Joe Dady is still here, as are Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison

It was 2005, and Joe Dady had been rushed to the hospital. It was a ruptured aorta of the heart, the situation was dire, the heart of this big-hearted...
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Wed, 11/13/2019 - 4:52am
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Native American veterans tell their tales of service in 'The Warrior Tradition'

Native Americans have played an important role in the U.S. military. Tonight, a documentary that pays tribute to their stories premieres at 9 o'clock on...
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Mon, 11/11/2019 - 10:35am
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Jeff Beal: From the tranquility of Idaho to the chaos of Pollock and thermonuclear war

Jeff Beal can put his feet up and relax Friday night at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theater. “I have nothing to do,” he says. Yes, that’s the job of the...
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Thu, 11/07/2019 - 9:45am
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Black Violin's hip-hop meets classical; a Far Side close to home; a killer film fest

Black Violin is not a Frankenstein creation, where we can see all of the parts stitched together, the bolts sticking out of the neck, the lumbering gait...
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Thu, 11/07/2019 - 5:30am
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Kings of the mountain

King Buffalo's music is big, bold, and beautiful. The band looms, aggressively atmospheric, treading some trippy air in the process; meticulously...
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Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:03am
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Christine Lavin, playing here Saturday, is an advocate of table manners

It was the early 1980s and Christine Lavin's longtime boyfriend, a lawyer, told her a special guest would be joining them for dinner at a Manhattan...
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Thu, 10/31/2019 - 5:52am
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The refugees of the High Falls Women's Film Festival

The High Falls Women’s Film Festival pulls no punches when it opens Thursday at The Little Theatre. When the first film, “We Are Not Princesses,” lights...
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Wed, 10/30/2019 - 9:23am
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Michelle Wolf’s truth and consequences

Michelle Wolf certainly has a way with words. Whether those words are truth-telling or rabble-rousing depends on the listener’s perspective. But it was...
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Thu, 10/24/2019 - 7:09am
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The mask comes off Los Straitjackets

There are times when Greg Townson seems to be spread so thin, you can read these words right through him. He’s a co-founder of The Hi-Risers, the...
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Thu, 10/24/2019 - 7:10am
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New identity for Water Street Music Hall hopes to build off good memories of old

Water Street Music Hall, which had been the most-significant club on the local scene since the late 1980s, is rising from the ashes of discord once...
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:12am
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