Author Archives: Rochester Business Journal Staff

1. David Cowles


Cobblestone Arts Center Gallery is celebrating the art of Rochester native David Cowles. His work has appeared in Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, Time, and The Village Voice, to name a few. This is the last weekend to check out the ...

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2. Dialogue on Disability

In celebration of Al Sigl Community of Agencies and WXXI’s Dialogue on Disability week, “Sesame Street’s” first muppet on the autism spectrum, Julia, will be at the Golisano Autism Center for a sensory-friendly day of fun. There will be hands-on ...

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3. Salieri & Mozart

Eastman Opera Theatre continues its season with the double-bill of Salieri’s “Prima la musica e poi le parole” and Mozart’s “Der Schauspieldirektor.” Ian Silverman directs and Timothy Long oversees the musical direction. Both pieces are brief, and both have a ...

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4. Shifting Navigations

Geva Theatre Center is hosting electricGrit Dance which is hosting an evening of dance theatre titled Shifting Navigations. Featuring choreographers Rose Pasquarello Beauchamp and Anne Harris Wilcox, this performance traverses the range of contemporary dance theatre. 7:30 p.m. on Jan. ...

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5. Zhou Family Band

Eastman Presents and The Barbara B. Smith World Music Series welcome the Zhou Family Band. They hail from Lingbi in Anhui Province of Central Eastern China, and the band takes pride in being the loudest orchestra at any festival. They ...

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Magical ‘Hansel and Gretel’


Magical ‘Hansel and Gretel’ Nazareth College Opera Workshop presents Engelbert Humperdinck’s “Hansel and Gretel.” Witches and magic gingerbread houses are brought to life in this rendition of the Grimm brothers’ classic fairytale. The story follows siblings Hansel and Gretel as ...

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Folk Society hosts January Jamboree


Folk Society hosts January Jamboree Golden Link Folk Singing Society Inc. is hosting a January Jamboree, a mini-festival with a harmony singing workshop and a sing-around/jam session featuring two regional favorites: The Cadleys and The Brothers Blue. The Cadleys are ...

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George M. Ewing Canandaigua Forum speaker series


George M. Ewing Canandaigua Forum speaker series Finger Lakes Community College’s George M. Ewing Canandaigua Forum speaker series closes out its ninth season with Forrest Pritchard, who will give a talk titled “Sustainable Agriculture: Gaining Ground and Growing Tomorrow.” Pritchard ...

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1. Photography Workshops


Jess Kamens Photography is hosting two photography workshops to educate participants on how to create meaningful images as well as how to navigate different settings and apps. Instructors Kamens and Gabriella Hunt simplify technical photography terms in a way that’s ...

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2. Magic in the Making

Geva Theatre Center invites the public to its annual open house, “Magic in the Making.” Stop in and check out the set of “Slow Food” and meet the talented artisans who tirelessly work offstage to make things happen onstage. Jan. ...

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3. The Sky Tonight

Rochester Museum & Science Center’s Strasenburgh Planetarium is currently hosting a show titled “The Sky Tonight.” Come take a tour of stars, constellations and planets. See website for schedule. rmsc.org

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4. Dialogue on Disability

WXXI is hosting Dialogue on Disability: The Herman & Margaret Schwartz Community Series. From Jan. 20-26, WXXI-TV and WXXI-Kids will air special PBS Kids programming that deals with disability issues. At 8 p.m. on Jan. 22, WXXI-TV will air “Father ...

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