© 2024 Western New York Public Broadcasting Association

140 Lower Terrace
Buffalo, NY 14202

Mailing Address:
Horizons Plaza P.O. Box 1263
Buffalo, NY 14240-1263

Buffalo Toronto Public Media | Phone 716-845-7000
WBFO Newsroom | Phone: 716-845-7040
Your NPR Station
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Curtain Goes Up on Another Buffalo Theatre Season

By Joyce Kyszak

Buffalo, NY – Once again, Buffalo's theatre community is strutting its stuff as the curtain goes up tonight on another spectacular season. Nearly a thousand performances will be staged over the next several months. But it's nothing short of a Herculean effort lifting that curtain for many cash-strapped theatres. Downsizing has become the watchword for some already small and medium-sized theatres. But one theatre company is throwing caution to the wind and is opening with a block-buster.

WBFO's Joyce Kryszak has more on "School for Scandal" - a production that shows the Irish Classical Theatre Company has finally flipped its wig.

Click the "listen" icon above to hear Joyce Kryszak's story now or use your podcasting software to download it to your computer or iPod.