The 36th annual celebration of the opening
of the Buffalo Theatre Season
Theatre District Association of Western New York
and M&T Bank
will take place on
Friday, September 15, 2017
Each year, Curtain Up! is held in Buffalo’s
Historic Theatre District
and is theatrically designed in three acts:
Start the evening with cocktails and dinner at any of
the Theatre District’s fine restaurants
Join celebrities of Buffalo’s theatre community
on the majestic main stage of Shea’s Performing Arts Center
for a creative black-tie Gala Dinner.
A cash bar cocktail party begins at 5:30 PM.
Dinner is served at 6:15 PM.
After dinner, catch a show at one of
our outstanding professional theatres:
(Curtains rise promptly at 8:00 PM.
Please make reservations early.)
DETAILS WILL BE AVAILABLE IN JULY, 2017
1 Curtain Up Alley, Buffalo, NY 14202 | 716-852-2600 x0
at Rust Belt Books
415 Grant Street, Buffalo, NY 14213 | 716-771-6277
Buffalo United Artists
at Alleyway’s Main Street Cabaret
672 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14202 | 716-886-9239
Irish Classical Theatre Company
625 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 | 716-835-1380
The Kavinoky Theatre
320 Porter Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201 | 716-829-7668
Lancaster Opera House
21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, NY 14086 | 716-683-1776
4380 Main Street, Amherst, NY 14226 | 716-839-8540
New Phoenix Theatre On The Park
95 Johnson Park, Buffalo, NY 14201 | 716-853-1334
O’Connell & Company
at Shea’s Smith Theatre
660 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14202 | 1-800-745-3000
Paul Robeson Theatre
at African American Cultural Center
350 Masten Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209 | 716-884-2013 x103
Red Thread Theatre
Jim Bush Photography Studio
44 17th Street, Buffalo, NY 14213 | 716-331-2469
Road Less Traveled Productions
500 Pearl Street, Buffalo, NY 14202 | 716-629-3069
Subversive Theatre Collective
Manny Fried Playhouse
255 Great Arrow Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14207 | 716-883-0856
When the curtains fall, the Theatre District street party goes into full gear
featuring live music, dancing, street performers and surprises!
It continues until 1 AM, and it’s all free!
Tickets on sale now!
Also Supported by
Full Circle Studios
Photos of Curtain Up! courtesy of Full Circle Studios.