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Ghostlight Theatre's production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! opens Thursday, August 4.


THE BIRDS ATTACK!, comedy by Jimmy Janowski presented by Buffalo United Artists, directed by Todd Warfield, starring Janowski, Michael Blasdell, Timothy Patrick Finnegan, Eric Rawski, Luis A. Rodriguez, Michael Seitz, Christopher Standart. Aug 6-28, Sat at 8, Sun at 7. BUA Theater, 119 Chippewa St. (886-9239). Read more in this week's Theater Week.

LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST, comedy by William Shakespeare, presented by Chautauqua Theater Company, directed by Ethan McSweeny. Aug 10-19. Bratton Theater, Chautauqua Institution (357-6250).

OKLAHOMA!, classic musical by Rodgers and Hammerstein, directed by Debby Koszelak Swartz, starring Katherine Quattrini, Dan Zerpa. Aug 4 at 7. Aug 5-20, Fri & Sat at 8, plus Aug 21 at 2. Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St, North Tonawanda (743-1614).


AS YOU LIKE IT, comedy by William Shakespeare presented by Shakespeare in Delaware Park, directed Eileen Dugan, starring Jerrold Brown, Morgan Chard, Steve Vaughan, Anne Roaldi, Tim Newell. Through Aug 14, Tue-Sun at 7:30. Shakespeare Hill, Delaware Park, behind the Rose Garden (856-4533).

GUILLOTINE: Heads Will Roll, world premiere of a play written and directed by Joe Siracusa presented by Subversive Theatre, starring Brittany Kucala, Mollie McDermott, Tommy Vane, Emilie Pryor, John Kehoe, Caitlin Neumann, Lesta Ammons. Through Aug 7, Thu-Sun at 8. Performances begin at Day’s Park and continue through the streets of Allentown. August 11-13 at 8, Manny Fried Playhouse at 255 Great Arrow Ave. (408-0499).


DISNEY’S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR., musical by David Simpatico presented by In Good Company Productions, directed by Melissa Tober. Aug 4 at 7. Niawanda Park, Tonawanda.

ONE MORE FOR MY BABY, world premiere of the revue conceived by David Grapes, John Fredo and Randall Kramer, directed by Kramer, starring John Fredo, Don Gervasi. Through Aug 6, Wed & Thu at 7, Fri at 8, Sat at 4 & 8. MusicalFare Theatre, 4380 Main St., Amherst (839-8540).


FAME, THE MUSICAL, conceived and developed by David De Silva, directed by Randall Kramer. Aug 12-18, Fri & Sat at 8, Sun at 2 & 8, Mon & Wed at 8, Thu at 2 & 8. Artpark Main Stage, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston (754-4375).

LOVE LETTERS, play by A. R. Gurney presented by Road Less Traveled Productions to benefit the Emanuel Fried New Play Workshop, directed by Doug Weyand. Aug 12 (starring Bert Gambini and Loraine O’Donnell) & Aug 13 (starring Peter Palmisano and Lisa Vitrano) at 7:30. Road Less Traveled Theater, Market Arcade Film & Arts Centre, 639 Main St. (629-3069).

THIS IS OUR YOUTH, drama by Kenneth Lonergan presented by Post-Industrial Productions, directed by Bob Van Valin, starring Michael Renna, Jeffry Burke, Maura Nolan. Aug 18-27, Thu-Sat at 7:30.The Manny Fried Playhouse, 255 Great Arrow Ave., third floor (359-5760).