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On The Boards Theater Listings

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LILLIAN by William Luce, presented by the Jewish Repertory Theatre, directed by Sharyn Duff-Kibbe, starring Tina Rausa. Aug 25, theater dedication at 6:30, play at 8. The Maxine and Robert Seller Theatre, Jewish Community Center, 2640 N. Forest Road, Getzville (688-4114 x391).


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. Through Aug 28, Sat at 8, Sun at 7. BUA Theater, 119 Chippewa St. (886-9239).

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. Through Aug 27, Thu-Sat at 7:30.The Manny Fried Playhouse, 255 Great Arrow Ave., third floor (359-5760).

Special Presentations

THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT, comedy by Bill Manhoff, directed by Jay Desiderio, starring Katherine Ventresca, Todd Fuller. Aug 18-Oct 9, Thu & Sat dinner at 6, show at 8. Sun, dinner at 5, show at 7. Desiderio’s Dinner Theatre, 5827 Broadway, Lancaster (683-7767).


ANNIE, Broadway musical presented by Theatre in the Mist in conjunction with Beyondus. Sep 16-24, Fri at 7:30, Sat at 2 & 7:30, plus Sep 22 at 7:30. Niagara Falls High Performing Arts Center, 4455 Porter Road, Niagara Falls (1-877-856-0694).

BAD SEED, thriller by Maxwell Anderson presented by Hamburg Theatre Under the Stars, directed by Tony Baksa, starring Catherine Colmerauer, Tara Potzler, Jack Edson, Brenda Lamm, Marc Ruffino, Gene Jezewicz, PJ Tighe. Sep 1-4, Thu-Sat at 7, Sun at 3. Memorial Park, Hamburg (648-6963).

FLOYD COLLINS, musical by Adam Guettel and Tina Landau presented by American Rep Theater of WNY, directed by Jeffrey Coyle, starring Steve Copps, James R Finan, Courtney Weather, Pamela Rose Mangus, Adam Yellen, Gary Darling, Josh Synder, Victor Morales, Dudney E Joseph, Erin Brignone, Christopher Andreana, Richard Kraemer, Steven E. Sitzan. Sep 16-Oct 2, Thu-Sat at 7:30, Sun at 3, plus Sep 28 at 7:30 (performances Sep 16 & 17 at 8). Buffalo East, 1410 Main St.(634-1102).

I AM NOT LEAVING, world premiere of an original play created by the Buffalo State Theater Department, directed by Joseph Price. Sep 14 at 8. Warren Enters Theatre, Upton Hall.

INTERNAL CONTINUITY, world premiere of the comedy by Shaun McLaughlin, directed by Scott Behrend, starring Matt Witten, Dave Hayes, Bob Grabowski, Sara Kow-Falcone, Aaron Krygier, Bethany Sparacio. Sep 9-Oct 2, Thu-Sat at 7:30, Sun at 2. Road Less Traveled Theater, Market Arcade Film & Arts Centre, 639 Main St. (1-800-745-3000).

THE MALE INTELLECT: AN OXYMORON?, one-man show starring Robert Dubac. Sep 13-18, Tue-Thu at 7:30, Fri at 8, Sat at 4 & 8, Sun at 2. Shea’s Smith Theatre, 658 Main St. (1-800-745-3000).

OLIVER!, musical created by Lionel Bart, directed by Chris Kelly, starring Brandon Barry, Megan Callahan, Matt Crane, Joe Donohue III, Philip Farugia, Cassie Gorniewicz, Amy Jakiel, John N. Kaczorowski, Eric Michael Rawski, Jenn Stafford, Brian Riggs, Adam Kluge. Sep 7-Oct 16, Wed & Thu at 7, Fri at 8, Sat at 4 & 8, Sun at 2. MusicalFare Theatre, 4380 Main St., Amherst (839-8540).

PINKALICIOUS: THE MUSICAL, by Elizabeth Kann,Victoria Kann, and John Gregor, presented by Theatre of Youth, directed by Michael Walline, starring Arin Lee Dandes, Loraine O’Donnell, Marc-Jon Filippone, Kevin Craig, Nancy Sam. Sep 16 at 8. Sep 17-Oct 16, Sat & Sun at 2. Alllendale Theatre, 203 Allen St. (884-4400 x304).