Mike Finoia using comedy for a cause

By Megan Preisch    You never know what kind of off-stage personality a comedian might have. The way a performer acts on stage could be very … [Read more...]

Harletson isn’t chasing fame — just the music

By Emily Bingham    Talented kids strive for it. Struggling artists long for it. Harletson doesn’t even want it. The three-man band isn’t trying to … [Read more...]

Garen Scribner leading An American in Paris’ dance across the country

By Amanda McNulty    BUFFALO — Garen Scribner sat on a beige couch in his quaint dressing room at Shea’s Performing Arts Center two hours before … [Read more...]

Wrecking rules in a Supernatural style

By Megan Preisch   TORONTO — When meeting or getting the opportunity to see a celebrity, there are very strict rules that apply to the fans. There … [Read more...]

Slideshow: Andrew McMahon, Joywave & more at Kerfuffle

BUFFALO — Check out Julie Lillis' photos from Alt Buffalo's Kerfuffle Before Christmas: … [Read more...]

Styling in the spotlight: Up close with Stephanie Styles of Newsies

By Amanda McNulty    Stephanie Styles became a sensation to theater geeks (including myself) across the globe when it was first announced that this … [Read more...]

The Airborne Toxic Event’s Anna Bulbrook becomes the conductor of her new adventure

By Grace Driscoll "My older brother played violin first, and when I was four I wanted to do everything he did!" The violinist for the increasingly … [Read more...]

Fifth Harmony on (not!) being rich

Most of us automatically assume all famous people are rich. But that belief was proven wrong when we interviewed the girls of Fifth Harmony. “We are … [Read more...]

When playing Scarecrow is more real than Oz

  By Amanda McNulty   Morgan Reynolds’ head may have been scratching when the offer was hatching: he was about to become the Scarecrow. … [Read more...]

Faith, flies and fun with Newsies’ Nico DeJesus

By Amanda McNulty    On an unseasonably mild day in October, Nico DeJesus took a stroll in downtown Buffalo after the first of two shows. Despite … [Read more...]