Weekly Feature



2015-12-09 / Entertainment

Theatre

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Annie — Leapin’ Lizards, the world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form and features the memorable songs “Hard Knock Life,” “Tomorrow,” and others. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 9 and 10; 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12; and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St., Buffalo; $. 847-0850, www.sheas.org

now-Dec. 13

Face It — “Face It” is comprised of two separate plays: “Respect,” a short play written by Engelic Everett, which introduces the audience to Sherry, a young woman who is proud of her Down Syndrome and who is bullied both at home and at school. “Day

Tripper,” a play written by Nick Cacciotti, is about Dylan, a young man with great anxiety who is fearful of just about everything. His day trip into a multi-level building allows him to work through his fears and anxieties and in the end, find love. Presented by Unique Productions (UP!) in collaboration with Subversive Theatre and directed by Beth Geyer. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, through Sunday, Dec. 13, at the Manny Fried Playhouse, 255 Great Arrow Ave., Great Arrow Building - 3rd Floor, Buffalo; $. 243-8889, uniqueproductionsup.com

My Fair Lady — The classical musical brought to life is about a lowly flower girl and the professor who transforms her into a high-class lady, presented by the Lancaster Opera House. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, through Sunday, Dec. 13, at the Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster; $. 683-1776, Lancaster; $. 683-1776 or www.lancopera.org

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