Author Archives: Rochester Business Journal Staff

Louise Slaughter’s congressional papers


Diana Louise Carter talks with the University of Rochester’s Jessica Lacher-Feldman, assistant dean and Joseph N. Lambert and Harold B. Schleifer Director of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation. The UR is about to receive the congressional papers of the ...

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1. Show Boat

Opera Guild of Rochester is sponsoring a trip to Jerome Kern’s and Oscar Hammerstein’s “Show Boat” at the Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown. The Cotton Blossom docks in Mississippi and Cap’n Andy Hawks and his extended family end up on a ...

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2. Black Sheep Theatre

Black Sheep Theatre is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and Rochester’s 2019 Pride Festival by hosting two plays: Harvey Fierstein’s “On Tidy Endings” and Jane Shepard’s “Commencing.” Both plays explore different topics involving homosexuality. Shows run from ...

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4. ROC SweatFest

ROC SweatFest is a premiere fitness and wellness festival bringing together some of the city’s best fitness studios, instructors and wellness experts for a day of exercise. Compass Cycle + Flow will offer rhythm riding, M/Body presents boxing fusion and ...

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High Falls fiddle


High Falls fiddle The 2019 Hochstein at High Falls concert series fills the city of Rochester’s High Falls District with the sounds of local music every Thursday this summer. The Brothers Blue plays on July 25 at Granite Mills Park. ...

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Brian Wilson coming to Del Lago


Brian Wilson coming to Del Lago Brian Wilson is making his way to Del Lago Resort & Casino. The American composer, arranger and producer is best known for being a member of the Beach Boys. Wilson created some of the ...

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Ontario County Fair


176th Ontario County Fair Next week is the 176th Ontario County Fair at the Ontario County Fairgrounds. “Our motto is ‘cultivating the next generation’ by providing wholesome fun for the whole family,” says Casey Kunes, president of the Ontario County ...

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1. Heart of the Horseshoe


International Art Acquisitions announces that the July exhibit is Heart of the Horseshoe. Canadian artist Sam Paonessa paints the power and majesty of Niagara Falls, such as the piece above. On display through July 31.

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