Author Archives: Rochester Business Journal Staff

Women of Excellence honorees announced


The recipients of the Rochester Business Journal’s 2019 Women of Excellence awards have been selected. The Women of Excellence awards identify high-achieving women for their tremendous career accomplishments. The women are selected based on their professional experience, community involvement, leadership ...

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1. After School Art Experience


Main Street Arts is hosting an open house for their After School Art Experience. The program is an immersive art experience for youth, giving them the opportunity to create art in the gallery. Pamela Viggiani, artist and educator, will be ...

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2. The Cheng-Chow Trio

Eastman School of Music’s Faculty Artists Series continues with The Cheng-Chow Trio. Alan Chow, associate professor of piano, plays alongside his twin brother, Alvin Chow, and Alvin’s wife, Angela Cheng. On the program are works by Milhaud, Debussy, Copland, Gershwin ...

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3. Into the Woods

Cobblestone Players are performing Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods,” which is a playful take on the adventures of notable characters such as Little Red, Cinderella and Rapunzel, whose paths intertwine throughout the story. March 22 to 24 at Cobblestone Performing ...

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4. Youth Symposium

The Theta Omega Sigma chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. is hosting its annual Youth Symposium, and this year’s theme is A SAFE Place for Our Youth. The symposium will highlight prevalent concerns affecting young citizens such as peer ...

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5. Lines in the Dust

Geva Theatre Center’s Hornet’s Nest—a series of script-in-hand readings with professional actors—continues with Nikkole Salter’s “Lines in the Dust.” The play explores the education system when Dentira loses the charter school lottery for her daughter and must find another way ...

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Lies and seduction


Lies and seduction Rochester City Ballet presents “Dangerous Liaisons,” a story of lies, romance and seduction. The story has inspired movies like “Valmont” and “Cruel Intentions” and the play “Les Liaisons Dangereuses,” which starred Alan Rickman. David Palmer is the ...

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Julia Roberts


Julia Roberts to visit in May Academy Award winner Julia Roberts is coming to Rochester in May. Not only will the actress be accepting the George Eastman Award on May 2 to a sold-out crowd, but she will also be ...

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