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On The Boards Theater Listings

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"American Idiot," the Green Day musical, plays this weekend at UB Center for the Arts.


THE ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST, comedy by Dario Fo presented by Subversive Theatre, directed by Kurt Schneiderman, starring Todd Fuller, Scot Kaitanowski, Becky Globus, Jack Agugliaro, Leo DiBello, Jamie Lynn Nablo. Sep 6-29, Thu-Sat at 8. The Manny Fried Playhouse, 255 Great Arrow Ave., third floor (408-0499).

AMERICAN IDIOT, touring production of Broadway musical by Green Day. Sep 8 at 8, Sep 9 at 7:30. UB Center for the Arts (1-800-745-3000).


THE MUSIC MAN, musical by Meredith Willson directed by Chris Kelly, starring Kerrykate Abel, Brandon Barry, David Bondrow, Matthew Crane, Diane Curley, Beth Donohue, Joe Donohue III, Christina Golab, Maria Graham, Wendy Hall, Matthew Iwanski, Amy Jakiel, John Kaczorowski, Adam Kluge, Ben Puglisi, Eric Rawski. Through Oct 14, Wed & Thu at 7, Fri at 8, Sat at 4 & 8, Sun at 2 (no matinee on Sep 15). MusicalFare Theatre, 4380 Main St., Amherst (839-8540).


MOMMIE QUEEREST, comedy by Jamie Morris presented by Buffalo United Artists, directed by Todd Warfield, starring Jimmy Janowski, Bebe Bvlgari, Michael Seitz, Christopher Standart. Held over Sep 8 at 8. BUA Theater, 119 W. Chippewa St. (886-9239).

Special Presentations

THE AUDITION, comedy/dinner cabaret presented by Actors Anonymous Theatre Company. Sep 14, dinner at 6:30, show at 7:30. The Forvm, Maple Ridge Plaza, 4224 Maple Rd., Amherst (831-3271).


CROWNS, gospel musical by Regina Taylor directed by Thomas W. Jones II, starring Mary Craig, Falisha Young, Terry Wideman, Beverly Crowell, Denise Smith, Vallana Harris. Sep 14-Oct 7, Fri & Sat at 8, Sun at 4. Paul Robeson Theatre at the African American Cultural Center, 350 Masten Ave. (884-2013).

THE FOX ON THE FAIRWAY, comedy by Ken Ludwig presented by Kaleidoscope Theatre Productions, directed by Keith Wharton, starring Thomas LaChiusa, Lona Geiser, Geoff Pictor, Kelsey George Mogenson, Monish Bhattacharyya, Shayna Raichilson-Zadok. Sep 14-29, Fri & Sat at 7:30, plus Sep 22 at 3. Lecture Hall in the Main Building at Medaille College, 18 Agassiz Circle (479-1587).

FROM THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA, play by Dr. Endesha Ida Mae Holland, co-directed by Verneice Turner and Tim Kennedy, starring Turner, June L. Saunders Duell, Danica Riddick. Sep 14-Oct 7, Thu-Sat at 7:30. (Sep 14 at 8). Road Less Traveled Theater, Market Arcade Film & Arts Centre, 639 Main St. (629-3069).

THE GUYS, drama by Anne Nelson, presented by American Rep Theater of WNY, directed by Matthew LaChiusa, starring Victor Morales, Andrea Andolina. Sep 13-29, Thu-Sat at 7:30, plus Sep 26 at 7:30. Episcopal Church of the Ascension, 16 Linwood Ave.(634-1102).

KNUFFLE BUNNY: A CAUTIONARY MUSICAL, musical by Mo Willems & Michael Silversher presented by Theatre of Youth, directed by Michael Walline, starring Maria Droz, Sean T. Murphy, Mary Ryan, Sara Marioles, Jessica Stuber, Adam Rath. Sep 14 at 8. Sep 15-Oct 7, Sat & Sun at 2. Alllendale Theatre, 203 Allen St. (884-4400 x304).

MR AND MRS NOBODY, a Victorian entertainment by Keith Waterhouse, directed by Robert Waterhouse, starring Josephine Hogan, Richard Lambert. Sep14-Oct 13, Thu-Sat at 8, The New Phoenix Theatre on the Park, 95 Johnson Park (853-1334).

THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, musical by Rupert Holmes directed by Norman Sham, starring Brian Mysliwy, MicheleMarie Roberts, Debbie Pappas, Tom Owen, Charmagne Chi, Marc Sacco, Eliza Hayes Maher, Brian Riggs, Gerry Maher, Kevin Kennedy, Nicholas Lama, Kurt Erb. Sep 14- Oct 7, Thu & Fri at 8, Sat at 4 & 8, Sun at 2. Kavinoky Theatre, 320 Porter Ave. (829-7668).

ROADKILL, world premiere of the comedy by Karen JP Howes, directed by Neal Radice, starring Lisa Vitrano, Stephanie Bax, David C. Mitchell, Bonnie Jean Taylor. Sep 13-Oct 6, Thu-Sat at 7:30 (Sep 14 at 8). Alleyway Theatre, One Curtain Up Alley (852-2600).

ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD, tragicomedy by Tom Stoppard presented by the Buffalo Laboratory Theatre, directed by Paula Westinghouse, starring Ray Boucher, Taylor Doherty, Katie White. Sep 14-29, Thu-Sat at 7:30, plus Sep 16 at 2. William E. Swan Auditorium, Hilbert College, 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg (202-9033).

SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR, comedy by Bernard Slade presented by Rocking Horse Productions, directed by Leigha Eichhorn, starring Diane DiBernardo, Jacob Kahn. Sep 14-23, Fri & Sat at 7:30, Sun at 2:30 (Sep 14 at 8). Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster (683-1776).

SETH’S BIG FAT BROADWAY SHOW, starring Seth Rudetsky, presented by Shea’s and Albert Nocciolino. Sep 14 at 8. 710 Main Theatre, 710 Main St. (1-800-745-3000).

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, drama by Tennessee Williams, presented by Torn Space Theater, directed by Dan Shanahan, starring Tilke Hill, Stan Klimecko, Kristin Bentley, Christian Brandjes. Sep 13-Oct 6, Thu at 7:30, Fri & Sat at 8, plus Oct 7 at 7:30. The Adam Mickiewicz Dramatic Circle, 612 Fillmore Ave. (812-5733).