Theater review: 'Hamilton'

One of the most exciting things about "Hamilton" is how it fits into the history of American musicals while drawing it forward. Lin-Manuel Miranda skillfully combines hip-hop and Broadway in this show, which seems to exist simultaneously in Colonial America and right now. More...

News & Opinion

RCSD gets Elia's rewrite orders

RCSD gets Elia's rewrite orders

Rochester’s school district leaders have six weeks to assure state education officials that they know how to correct major problems in the district – and that they'll be able to follow.

News & Opinion

Rochester school board names four RCSD superintendent finalists

Rochester school board names four RCSD superintendent finalists

The Rochester school board has identified four finalists for the permanent superintendent position. The board will hold public forums on Saturday, May 4, and Sunday May 5 to hear the candidates will describe their experience and answer questions.

Arts & Entertainment

Nazareth College Arts Center promises variety in 2019-20 season

Nazareth College Arts Center promises variety in 2019-20 season

No two events are the same in the forthcoming season at the Nazareth College Arts Center. The 2019-20 season boasts a variety of entertainers from many different artistic disciplines, and with a wide swathe of cultural perspectives.

News & Opinion

Family and future

Family and future

Young former refugees balance immense responsibilities

The house on Maltby Street was humming.

Movies

Film preview: 'The Exploits of Elaine'

Film preview: 'The Exploits of Elaine'

The Finger Lakes Film Trail is a new consortium project that will spotlight the region’s historical and cultural contributions in the development of the early motion picture industry. The project will sponsor an ongoing calendar of events, starting with this week’s screening of episodes from silent film serial “The Exploits of Elaine.”

Arts & Entertainment

Theater preview: 'Things Went Horribly Wrong'

Theater preview: 'Things Went Horribly Wrong'

The first staging of New York City-based playwright Sarita Covington's new work, "Things Went Horribly Wrong," will be performed in Rochester this week. The production closes out The Avenue Blackbox Theatre's inaugural season, and each performance is paired with a Long Table Conversation.

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Erotic Arts Festival @ Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center

Causewave's Annual Celebration @ Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center

Causewave's Annual Celebration @ Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center

A celebration of local volunteers, companies and initiatives Registration and networking at...

Patenting Tips to Effectively Protect Your Invention @ Spiegel Community Center

Dave Bassett, president of Bassett IP Strategies, is a Patent Agent and...

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