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On The Boards Theater Listings

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MACBETH, tragedy by William Shakespeare presented by Shakespeare in Delaware Park, directed by Eileen Dugan, starring Kate Konigisor, Josie DiVincenzo, Pamela Rose Mangus, Hannah Lipkind, Lisa Dee, Katie White. Through Aug 15, Tue-Sun at 7:30. Shakespeare Hill, Delaware Park, behind the Rose Garden (856-4533). Read more in this week's Theater Week.

THE SOUND OF MUSIC, musical by Rodgers and Hammerstein, directed by Debby Koszelak Swartz, starring Katherine Quattrini, Dan Zerpa. Through Aug 14, Fri & Sat at 8, plus Aug 15 at 2. Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St., North Tonawanda (743-1614).


ANNIE, musical by Strouse and Charmin, presented by In Good Company Productions, directed by Jim Wright, starring Annabella Bogart, Julia Marino, Jen Bogart, Margaret Feuerman, Jacob Polen, GiAnna Ligammari, James Jufer, Juile Patel, Cassandra Grizariti. Aug 5 at 7. David L. Miller Bandshell in Niawanda Park, Tonawanda.

THE MOTHER, drama by Bertolt Brecht presented by Subversive Theatre Collective, directed by Kurt Schneiderman, starring Rebecca Ward, Andrew Kottler, Lawrence Rowswell, Colleen Neumann, John Jacoby, Bekki Sliwa,Tim Stuff, John Kehoe. Through Aug 8, Fri-Sun at 8. Manny Fried Playhouse, 255 Great Arrow Ave., third floor (408-0499). Read more in this week's Theater Week.

MY FAIR LADY, Broadway musical by Lerner and Loewe, directed by Susan Drozd, starring Christian Brandjes, Sheila Connors, Jeffrey Coyle, Kevin Craig, Doug Crane, Philip Farugia, Edith Grossman, Ellen Horst, John N. Kaczorowski, Kevin R. Kennedy. Through Aug 7, Wed & Thu at 7, Fri at 8, Sat at 4 & 8. MusicalFare Theatre, 4380 Main St., Amherst (839-8540).

Special Presentations

CONTINENTS UNDER PRESSURE, performance installations by David Kane, Amy Taravella, and David Butler, presented by The New Alt Performance Group, also starring Patrick Cameron, Angela Lopez, Tim Newell, Jay Pichardo. Through Aug 14, Thu-Sun at 8. The Alt Theatre, 255 Great Arrow Ave., 3rd Floor.


ALL SHOOK UP, musical inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley, book by Joe DiPietro, directed by Randy Kramer, starring Sally Struthers, Christopher Critelli. Aug 12-22, Thu & Fri at 8, Sat at 2 & 8, Sun at 2, plus Aug 19 at 2. Artpark Main Stage, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston (754-4375).

DATING IS A DRAG, original comedy written and directed by Mark C. Lloyd, staring Samina Raza, Salvatore Indelicato, Joseph LaTona, Andrew Michalski. Aug 22 & 29 at 7. The Tonawanda Castle, 69 Delaware St., Tonawanda (743-8544).

DEN OF THIEVES, staged reading of the play by Stephen Adly Guirgis, presented by Road Less Traveled Productions’ Emanuel Fried New Play Workshop, directed by Kyle LoConti, starring John Fredo, Lou Colaiacovo, Greg Howze, Sarielys Matos, Bethany Sparacio, Luke Wager, Don Gervasi. Aug 13 & 14 at 7:30. Road Less Traveled Theater, Market Arcade Film & Arts Centre, 639 Main St. (629-3069).

MACBETH, tragedy by William Shakespeare presented by Chautauqua Theater Company. Aug 13-21. Bratton Theater, Chautauqua Institution (357-6250).

THE ODD COUPLE, female version of the comedy by Neil Simon presented by Buffalo United Artists, directed by Anthony Chase, starring Lauren Fox, Jimmy Janowski, Kerrykate Abel, Caitlin Coleman, Mary Loftus, Adam Rath. Aug 25 at 7. BUA Theater, 119 Chippewa (886-8239).