Theater review: 'Thurgood' at Geva

Lester Purry is a theatrical force, bringing Thurgood Marshall to life through expert physicality, an impressively dense amount of memorized material, and a true commitment to the portrayal of an icon of American history. More...

Movies

Preview: High Falls Women's Film Festival

Preview: High Falls Women's Film Festival

The High Falls Film Festival returns for another year of filmic expression and empowerment. Now designated the High Falls Women’s Film Festival, the event continues its commitment to highlighting the contributions of women both in front of and behind the camera.

News & Opinion

White tries to cushion Deane-Williams' blow

White tries to cushion Deane-Williams' blow

Rochester School Board President Van White made a concerted effort at a press conference today to downplay Superintendent Barbara Deane-Williams' sudden announcement that she is leaving the district at the end of January.

Arts & Entertainment

Theater review: 'A Bronx Tale'

Theater review: 'A Bronx Tale'

“A Bronx Tale,” from leads to ensemble, is one of the highest caliber shows from the last few seasons at the Auditorium. From vocals and dancing to acting and character chemistry, this is a show that truly feels like Broadway on tour.

News & Opinion

Rochester schools Superintendent Barbara Deane-Williams leaving in January

Rochester schools Superintendent Barbara Deane-Williams leaving in January

Rochester schools Superintendent Barbara Deane-Williams announced late Thursday evening that she is retiring on January 31, 2019.

Music

The Moho Collective goes acoustic on new EP 'Soma'

The Moho Collective goes acoustic on new EP 'Soma'

Bella luna

The Moho Collective has taken a slight detour from its well-known manic, eclectic, electric strain. On Friday, October 26, the Lovin' Cup crowd will get a taste of these acoustic tunes at the album release show for "Soma."

News & Opinion

New RBTL theater could boost all arts venues, consultant says

New RBTL theater could boost all arts venues, consultant says

A new report suggests that a new larger theater for the Rochester Broadway Theatre League can have a positive economic impact on other city arts venues.

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    • Charter schools are able to kick out special ed students. This is a well known…

    • on October 20, 2018
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    • I hope that Rochester City Schools turn to leaders like Bill Cala, former head of…

    • on October 19, 2018
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    • Thanks to the Superintendent for her great work. Perhaps, RCSD can find a worthy successor…

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