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The winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the Tony Award for Best Play, and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play, Angels in America – Part I: Millennium Approaches is a multifaceted examination of AIDS and homosexuality in 1980s United States.
This Tony® Award Winning musical is set on December 4, 1956, when an extraordinary twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever.
Returning to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production, a re-imagining of Puccini’s La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out.
Gowns for Prom collects prom gowns and distributes them to young ladies who could not otherwise afford a gown in WNY. Volunteers help young ladies select the gown of their dreams at the distribution event on stage at Shea's Buffalo.
Join us for an elegant black tie evening beginning at Shea’s Buffalo Theatre with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction followed by a gourmet dinner on Shea’s Grand Stage with a a private performance featuring Tony Award-Winner Laura Benanti.
The winner of five of Tony Awards, this musical – written by the first Tony Award-winning female writing team for Best Original Score – takes audiences down memory lane as Alison recalls her childhood relationship with her father as well as her young adult discovery of her sexuality.
This all-new theatrical stage show is based on the hit animated television series Wild Kratts. Martin and Chris Kratt, stars of the Emmy-nominated Wild Kratts, step out live onstage to engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts story.
Winner of 6 Tony Awards including Best Musical and the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album, DEAR EVAN HANSEN is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.
Broadway’s Best Party is turning up the volume to ten! The ROCK OF AGES Tenth Anniversary Tour is blazing across North America! Nominated for five Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, ROCK OF AGES captures the iconic era that was the big bad 1980s Hollywood.
Nine is a Tony Award-winning musical that follows film director Guido Contini as he dreadfully approaches his 40th birthday in early-1960s Venice. As Guido faces a midlife crisis that doubles as a creative roadblock, he becomes entangled in a web of romantic troubles.
Created and written by Mary Kate O’Connell. Curtain Up! 2019 - one night only at the Shea’s Smith Theatre, celebrate the Legends of the Broadway Muiscals that have made a great impact on Western New York.
Featuring a book by Tina Fey, MEAN GIRLS tells the story of a naïve newbie who falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies. Entertainment Weekly calls it “A MARVEL: dazzling and hilarious!” and USA Today says "We'll let you in on a little secret because we're such good friends: GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!"
In a historic neighborhood of Chicago, Arthur Przybyszewski owns a run-down donut shop that has been in his Polish family for six decades. His sole employee, Franco Wicks, a young African-American teenager, wants to change the shop for the better.
Broadway’s COME FROM AWAY is a Best Musical winner all across North America! This New York Times Critics’ Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them.
Dust off your roller skates, glitter, and legwarmers and get ready for the laugh-out-loud musical adaption of the 1980 film, Xanadu. This hilarious roller disco adventure follows Clio, the beautiful Greek muse, and Sonny Malone, the half-witted chalk artist with a heart of gold.
Little Big Man, a disc jockey from Patsy Cline’s hometown of Winchester, VA., traces the late singer’s footsteps from early honky-tonk and radio days through her rise at the Grand Ole Opry plus her appearances at Carnegie Hall and Las Vegas.
The Pazinskis, 4 kids and 2 parents living over a saloon in 1959 lower-middle class Buffalo, are worried that this may be their last Christmas together as a whole family. In earthy, quirky Pazinski fashion, with comic songs and dream sequences, this is what it means to be a family.
This hilarious show begins when the Little Sisters of Hoboken discover their cook, Sister Julia, Child of God, has accidentally poisoned 52 of the sisters and they are in dire need of funds for their burial. The sisters decide that the best way to raise the money is to put on a variety show.
With music and lyrics by Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winners Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is set against the backdrop of an extraordinary series of events during the final weeks in the life of Jesus Christ as seen through the eyes of Judas.
Aloha! It’s Hawaiian nite at the BINGO Palace and Betsy Carmichael the Big BINGO Kahuna is pulling out all the stops as she hosts another unforgettable night of BINGO. Grab your lucky trolls and grass skirts and brush up on your limbo. All winners will get leid! Maholo.
Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit in this collaborative production of the Tony-Award winning play
Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical ANASTASIA is on a journey to Buffalo at last! From the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, as a brave young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past.
Bright Star, featuring the Grammy-nominated score by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, follows the life of literary editor Alice Murphy in the 1920s and 1940s in the American South. Alice meets a young soldier returning from World War II and their unique connection encourages her to confront her past.
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