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Artpark puts different spin on 'Cinderella'
Sat, Aug 11th 2012 09:00 am
Cinderella (Emilie Renier) goes from rags to riches in Artpark's musical production of "Cinderella." The show is on stage this weekend and next week at 450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston.
Artpark: Frampton comes alive
Wed, Aug 8th 2012 09:15 am
VIDEO: Acclaimed guitarist Peter Frampton headlined the Aug. 7 "Tuesday in the Park" concert at Artpark. Western New York's Mick Hayes was the opening act.
Robin Roberts celebrates greatest twosomes in TV history
Tue, Aug 7th 2012 07:00 am
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts hosts a two-hour countdown of couples who have graced television with their amazing chemistry, hilarity, friendship and, in many cases, romantic tension.
'American Idol' winner Phillip Phillips' new video 'Home' premieres
Mon, Aug 6th 2012 08:15 pm
FOX, in partnership with Ford, will world broadcast premiere the video for "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips' coronation single, "Home," during "So You Think You Can Dance" on Wednesday, Aug. 8.
ABC announces 12 celebrities joining first-ever 'Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars' cast
Sat, Jul 28th 2012 08:40 am
"Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars" marks the first time prior contestants will return for another chance at winning the coveted mirror ball trophy for a very special all-star season. From former champions to fan favorites, including a celebrity voted in by fans, the stars will return and will be paired with some of the world's most decorated professional ballroom dancers for the most unforgettable season yet.
ABC announces first-ever 'Dancing With The Stars: All-Stars' edition
Sat, Jul 28th 2012 06:00 am
"Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars" marks the first time prior contestants will return for another chance at winning the coveted mirror ball trophy for a very special all-star season.
'Fiddler on the Roof' at Starry Night Theatre
Thu, Jul 26th 2012 09:35 am
Starry Night Theatre Inc. will present it's 41st annual summer musical, "Fiddler on the Roof," at the Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St., North Tonawanda.
Mariah Carey joins 'American Idol' as new judge
Mon, Jul 23rd 2012 04:00 pm
Mariah Carey, one of the best-selling female recording artists of all time, has joined "American Idol" as a new judge.
Winners of "Teen Choice 2012" announced
Mon, Jul 23rd 2012 09:15 am
The following were honored Sunday at "Teen Choice 2012," which aired live on FOX. This year, teens logged on to www.teenchoiceawards.com and cast more than 134 million votes in support of their favorite celebrities from film, television, music, sports and fashion.
'LIVE! with Kelly' announces winner of 'Coast-to-Coast Co-Host Search'
Sat, Jul 21st 2012 09:20 am
On Friday, nationally syndicated morning talk show "LIVE! with Kelly" announced Michael Buckley of Meriden, Conn., is the winner in "LIVE's Coast-to-Coast Co-Host Search," and he will join Kelly Ripa as co-host on "LIVE" on Tuesday, July 24.
2012 Emmy nominations
Thu, Jul 19th 2012 09:00 am
Nominations for the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
"RiffTrax Live" back in U.S. cinemas with 'Manos: The Hands of Fate'
Tue, Jul 17th 2012 07:00 am
NCM Fathom Events and RiffTrax present hilarious cult classic with all-new live comedic commentary from the stars of "Mystery Science Theater 3000."
Riviera Theatre presents Hugh Laurie with The Copper Bottom Band
Fri, Jul 13th 2012 08:00 pm
The Historic Riviera Theatre presents Hugh Laurie with The Copper Bottom Band on Tuesday, Aug. 28, at 7:30 p.m., for one performance only.
Steven Tyler to depart as judge on 'American Idol'; J-Lo out, too
Thu, Jul 12th 2012 06:00 pm
Steven Tyler has decided to depart his role as a judge on "American Idol." Tyler served as a judge during the 10th and 11th seasons of "American Idol." He made his announcement Thursday afternoon.
'The Batmobile' documentary special on The CW
Tue, Jul 10th 2012 09:15 am
The broadcast network premiere of the new half-hour special on the history and evolution of the Batmobile - "The Batmobile" - will air on Monday, July 16 (8 p.m.) on The CW.

The special will have its world premiere screening at Comic Con in San Diego on July 12, where all six of the Batmobiles from film and television will also appear for the first time together.

TCM remembers actor Ernest Borgnine with 24-hour marathon
Mon, Jul 9th 2012 12:25 pm
Turner Classic Movies will remember the life and career of Academy Award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine with a 24-hour marathon of his films on Thursday, July 26.
Off Beat Cinema moves to WBBZ
Sat, Jul 7th 2012 01:00 am
Off Beat Cinema announced this week that, effective Saturday, Aug. 4, the show will move to WBBZ Channel 67 and will air at midnight on Saturday nights.
Justin Bieber to perform at 'Teen Choice 2012' on FOX
Sat, Jul 7th 2012 12:40 am
Zooey Deschanel, Lea Michele, Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Josh Hutcherson, Zac Efron, Ellen DeGeneres, Sophia Grace and Rosie, Tyler Posey, Gordon Ramsay, Laura and Vanessa Marano and Ashley Benson among choice stars scheduled to appear.
'Glamour Camp' comes to Darien Lake
Thu, Jul 5th 2012 02:15 pm
Families and friends looking to enjoy everything camping has to offer without all the hassle can now "Glamour Camp" at Darien Lake. On June 28, the park began offering instant "glamping" sites for visitors, which let guests camp without roughing it.
TCM remembers actor Andy Griffith
Tue, Jul 3rd 2012 12:25 pm
Film tribute on Wednesday, July 18, to include performances in such films as "A Face in the Crowd" (1957), "No Time for Sergeants" (1958), "Hearts of the West" (1975) and "Onionhead" (1958)
Foreigner meet-and-greet winners
Fri, Jun 29th 2012 07:45 pm
Zachary Cooney (front row, left of center, black and blue T-shirt) won Niagara Frontier Publications' social media contest and met Foreigner Tuesday at Artpark.
Enter the Haggis performs in North Tonawanda July 7
Wed, Jun 27th 2012 09:20 pm
The third and final concert of the Niagara Celtic Heritage Society's first Celtic Concert Series featuring Toronto-based Enter the Haggis takes place Saturday, July 7, at the Historic Riviera Theatre.
FOX, Shine America announce Walmart as sponsor of 'MasterChef'
Tue, Jun 26th 2012 04:20 pm
FOX and Shine America have announced that Walmart is an official sponsor of "MasterChef's" third season. Walmart's partnership with "MasterChef" will be featured in three challenges this season.
'The X Factor' and Pepsi reward fans with exclusive access to 'Boot Camp'
Fri, Jun 22nd 2012 09:50 pm
Fans of "The X Factor" and Pepsi are being offered the ultimate opportunity to win a trip to attend a taping of "The X Factor" "Boot Camp" episodes with judges Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, L.A. Reid and Britney Spears. "The X Factor" fan experience Twitter contest runs through Tuesday, July 10.
'Fashion Star' announces casting cities for season two
Fri, Jun 22nd 2012 09:45 pm
NBC's popular reality competition series "Fashion Star" is kicking-off its search for the 12 best innovative designers for its second season.
Foreigner returns to Artpark with fresh songs, attitude
Thu, Jun 21st 2012 03:50 pm
It's no coincidence Foreigner is touring in support of its three-disc "Feels Like The First Time" collection. The work's title is a worthy description of where the band is at in 2012.
Regis Philbin to host annual 'Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular'
Tue, Jun 19th 2012 04:45 pm
TV icon Regis Philbin will celebrate the nation's 236th birthday as host of the "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular" on NBC. The special features an all-star lineup of performances, including chart-topping superstars Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney.
Artpark 2012: Touring is old hat for Kansas
Sat, Jun 16th 2012 01:40 am
Plain and simple, Kansas guitarist Rich Williams says, "I love what we do."

Even after five decades of touring, recording, signing autographs, taking pictures and dealing with record labels in what most people consider the worst industry on God's green earth, Williams wouldn't want to be doing anything else.

Sting keeps it real - and rockin' - at Artpark
Wed, Jun 13th 2012 10:45 pm
Perfection. Magic. All under a star-filled sky and flawless evening weather in Lewiston. Sting and Police fans alike were dazzled in every way on this practically perfect concert night.
Kelly Ripa seeks 'Cutest Kid,' 'Coast-To-Coast Co-Host'
Mon, Jun 11th 2012 05:15 pm
"LIVE! with Kelly," host Kelly Ripa has announced a new search that will gladden the hearts of parents everywhere: "LIVE's Cutest Kid Search."

All parents think their children are the cutest, and now "LIVE" is giving them the chance to show they're right.

Guitarist from Turkey wins JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition
Mon, Jun 11th 2012 07:00 am
Following this past weekend's final round performance with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Celil Refik Kaya of Turkey captured first place honors in the fourth biennial JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition. Eight classical guitarists, representing eight nations, competed throughout the week in the competition, presented by WNED and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.

Kaya receive a prize package featuring $10,000 cash (U.S.); a return engagement with the BPO and appearances with the Virginia Symphony (where Falletta is music director), at the Round Top Music Festival in Texas and other venues; a concert guitar by Gabriel Hernandez Jimenez, Mexico; and a crystal trophy.

Old Falls Street hosts 'Side Show' to complement Wallenda walk; Hard Rock has VIP tent
Wed, Jun 6th 2012 07:00 am
Old Falls Street, USA, will be the center of "Side Show" activities on June 15. From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., day-long festivities will spotlight Nik Wallenda's historic tightrope walk over Niagara Falls, which will be shown on two outdoor jumbo screens. The "Side Show" features tightrope walks and aerial moves from Charm City Movement Arts (from Baltimore) and other circus-themed performances from members of Deep Roots Niagara throughout the day, a petting zoo, as well as live music, festive food and beverage concessions, and more than 20 local merchandise and food vendors.
Weezer to perform at Buffalo Place 'Rocks the Harbor'
Tue, Jun 5th 2012 02:20 pm
Weezer will perform at Buffalo Place "Rocks the Harbor" in downtown Buffalo at the Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf on Friday, July 13. The event begins at 6 p.m.
New EP marks 'beginning' of Scibilia's career
Mon, Jun 4th 2012 07:00 am
Though he's performed professionally for more than a decade, and shared stages with some of the music industry's top acts, Marc Scibilia says his career is now finally beginning.
'The Biggest Loser' hits the road
Thu, May 31st 2012 02:00 pm
NBC's popular reality series "The Biggest Loser" is launching a 13-city, cross-country search to find new contestants for the next edition of the hit show. Individuals who have at least 85 lbs. to lose are encouraged to apply for the new season, which will air in January 2013.
'Thursday at the Square' becomes 'Thursday at the Harbor'
Thu, May 24th 2012 08:00 pm
Concert series moves to Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf; acts include The Cult, Feist (pictured), LL Cool J, moe. and Sam Roberts. Full schedule, photos, video.
Donald Trump crowns Arsenio Hall as winner of NBC's 'The Celebrity Apprentice'
Mon, May 21st 2012 03:55 pm
Donald Trump named late-night talk show host Arsenio Hall as the next "Celebrity Apprentice" on Sunday's live season finale, concluding a controversial and closely watched fifth season of "The Celebrity Apprentice."
Artpark promises biggest summer season ever
Sat, May 19th 2012 07:00 am
The phrase "You get what you pay for" has never rung true at Artpark.

Until now.

Hard Rock announces summer lineup on Old Falls Street USA
Thu, May 17th 2012 11:25 am
The Hard Rock Café, Niagara Falls USA, has announced its summer "Hard Rock Rocks" outdoor music series lineup. The Saturday shows begin at 6 p.m. on Old Falls Street in downtown Niagara Falls.