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1. ‘Dogfight: The Musical’

OFC Creations kicks off its 2019-20 season with “Dogfight: The Musical.” Set in 1963, three young Marines set out for one last boys’ night before leaving for deployment. When one meets Rose, an awkward and idealistic waitress, he enlists her ...

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2. Greece Jazz Band

The 2019 Big Band Dance Series is in full swing, and Greece Jazz Band is the next headliner. The Al Bruno Trio hosts dancing at 6 p.m., and the Greece Jazz Band takes the stage at 7:15 p.m. at Ontario ...

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3. Purple Foot Festival

Casa Larga Vineyards is celebrating the grape harvest with its 24th annual Purple Foot Festival. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, guests can take part in the old-world tradition of grape stomping. A family-friendly event, this ...

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4. Jonathan Russell

Local quintet fivebyfive has commissioned four musical works for Memorial Art Gallery’s exhibit, The Path to Paradise: Judith Schaechter’s Stained-Glass Art, which comes to the gallery in February 2020. As part of Glass Works, a yearlong project, fivebyfive is hosting ...

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5. Eastman Wind Orchestra

The Eastman Wind Orchestra will play selections by Hanson, Carter Pann and Ron Nelson, and the Eastman Wind Ensemble will perform Roberto Sierra’s “Rhapsodia” and David Liptak’s “Soundings” on Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Kodak Hall. esm.rochester.edu

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1. John Brahm III

Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is honoring longtime tourism leader, winemaker, board member, mentor and friend—the late John Brahm III. Brahm (second from left) owned Arbor Hill Grapery and Winery and died in March. Finger Lakes Visitors Connection president and CEO ...

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2. Wilmot Warrior Walk

UR Medicine’s 7th annual Wilmot Warrior Walk is this Sunday, Sept. 8. The walk celebrates cancer survivors and raises money for cancer research in Rochester. Participants are invited to participate in a 5K, 10K or 1-mile routes. 7 a.m. to ...

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3. Movie on the Lawn

The Eastman Museum Council is presenting Pixar’s “Ratatouille” for its Movie on the Lawn event. Follow the rambunctious yet refined Remy the rat as he saves the restaurant of his favorite chef. Gates open at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. ...

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4. Turtle Hill Folk Festival

Golden Link Folk Singing Society Inc. is celebrating its 48th Annual Turtle Hill Folk Festival this weekend. The festival features evening concerts by Debra Cowan, Annie & The Hedonists, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio, Scott Cook ...

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5. Big Band Dance Series

The 2019 Big Band Dance Series continues on Sept. 11 with the Rochester Metropolitan Jazz Band. Dance begins at 6 p.m. with the Al Bruno Trio, and the jazz band takes the stage at 7:15 p.n. at the Roger Robach ...

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1. Portfolio Showcase 2019

Image City Photography Gallery is hosting Portfolio Showcase 2019. This exhibit is a juried show with selected portfolios by Dick Beery, Saikat Chakaborth, Biagio Dell-Aiera, Katherine Driscoll, Tom Kredo, Susan Larkin, Nikhil Nagane and Avi Pryntz-Nadworny. This is the last ...

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2. La Cage Aux Folles

“La Cage Aux Folles” begins next week at Geva Theatre Center. Georges and Albin run a glamorous nightclub with drag performers. But when Georges’ son announces he’s marrying the daughter of one of France’s most conservative politicians, Georges and Albin ...

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3. Collaborative Pianists Faculty

Eastman School of Music’s Faculty Artists Series presents the Collaborative Pianists Faculty on Sept. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall. Five Eastman collaborative pianists will play Lowell Lieberman’s “Daydream and Nightmare, Op. 94,” Amy Marcy Beach’s “Summer Dreams, Op. ...

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4. Seneca Heritage Day

In celebration of Seneca Heritage Day, Middlesex Heritage Group is hosting Salle Roesch Wagner as the guest speaker to talk on this year’s theme, Sisters in Spirit. Wagner is a lecturer, author and women’s rights historian who was awarded one ...

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5. Brightscapes

Mendon 64 announces the Brightscapes art show, featuring work from Mike Kraus. The exhibit highlights landscape scenery inspired by the Finger Lakes. Opening night begins at 4 p.m. on Sept. 3. Exhibit runs until Sept. 28. mendon64.com

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