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Buffalo State opens artistic arms to the community

Buffalo State opens artistic arms to the community

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
March 27, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

SUNY Buffalo State has always been one to give back to the community. With the Community Arts Academy set to begin classes, Buffalo State has chosen to give back to the community via Saturday classes that strive to keep alive what some consider to be a dying part of academia. “The humanities is...

Rock vs. hip-hop at Lockhouse and Mohawk Place with Step Out Buffalo

Rock vs. hip-hop at Lockhouse and Mohawk Place with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Contributor
March 27, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories

LOCKHOUSE CONCERT SERIES If your weekend is looking a little full (or even if it isn't) you're in luck! Lockhouse's Winter Concert Series will be rockin' and rollin' on Thursday this week at 9:00 pm! Did we mention that it's only $5?! This week the series will be featuring Digisaurus and Nuke Fun. ...

Check out must-try Local Restaurant Week options, show off your spring inspo with Step Out Buffalo

Check out must-try Local Restaurant Week options, show off your spring inspo with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Partner
March 22, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories

IT'S LOCAL RESTAURANT WEEK! - Local Restaurant Week, A.K.A. the best week of the entire year is back! From March 20-26, 200 local restaurants create special multi-course menus priced at $20.17, $30.17 and $40.17 for your love of food enjoyment! There are 18 brand spankin' new restaurants added to our m...

‘The Belko Experiment’ is a mildly entertaining gore-fest

‘The Belko Experiment’ is a mildly entertaining gore-fest

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
March 17, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

When death is on the line, only then will true humanity be revealed.  This story has been told countless time in literature and film.  The Belko Experiment is the latest to tell this story. The movie takes place at one of the many Belko Industries offices around the world.  We see the typical ...

What happens on Skull Island, stays on Skull Island

What happens on Skull Island, stays on Skull Island

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

The ticket to a successful film nowadays is to make something zeitgeist-y and culturally relevant to today’s times. Kong: Skull Island may be the only film this year that eschews all of that in favor of heavy-handed entertainment. The basic King Kong story is probably the most famous in cinematic histor...

‘Smash the Windows’ is your official soundtrack for Saint Patrick’s Day 2017

‘Smash the Windows’ is your official soundtrack for Saint Patrick’s Day 2017

Christopher Prenatt, Reporter
March 9, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Reviews

Saint Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. Soon, people will be drinking Guinness like it was water, everyone will be wearing green, and the music of Celtic punk bands like Flogging Molly, Dropkick Murphys, and The Pogues will fill the air. However, there is one band that will surely be overlooked:...

Women celebrating women

Women celebrating women

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
March 8, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

The Women and Gender Studies Department is hosting a 3-day event entitled “Women, Social Justice, and Documentary Film.”  The event, which will take place at The Burchfield Penney Art Center, will showcase female-directed documentaries that highlight the various cultural issues that are rarely covered. This...

Party Mardi in E-Ville, check out the Lockhouse Winter Concert Series with Step Out Buffalo

Party Mardi in E-Ville, check out the Lockhouse Winter Concert Series with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Contributor
March 7, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories

THE MARDI GRAS PARADE Travel to Ellicottville this weekend for the 25th Annual Mardi Gras Parade and other Mardi Gras activities! This event will be all day, Friday to Sunday. If you thought 2016 was a great year for Mardi Gras in Ellicottville, just wait until you see this year's event.  LOCKHOUSE WINTER CONCERT SERIES: V...

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