March 14, 2020, 6-10pm. Theme connects with SDP summer season plays. Gala includes a 5-course Elizabethan style meal and fine grog, plus appearances from an entire troupe of colorful character actors and entertainers! Have your picture taken in Shakespearean garb. Try your luck at period games of chance. Sword play by your table (or on the table)! Shakespearean insults + more.
June 1-7, 2020. Typical annual week of events include: BGMC Big Gay Sing; 5K Run; Chroma art exhibition; SAT Allen Street Festival + Dyke March; SUN Pride Parade + Pride Festival Canalside w/ food, live performances, beverage tent, and exhibitors; also events around town at the bars. Organized by Pride Center of West NY.
June 18 - July 12, 2020, As You Like It. July 23 - August 16, 2020, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Performances Tuesdays through Sundays at 7:30pm on Shakespeare Hill in Delaware Park next to Hoyt Lake --behind the Rose Garden, off Lincoln Parkway near the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Bring lawn chairs and/or blankets, food, soda, water, wine, beer...
Mid-October, 2020 (TBC). Five days of screenings at: The North Park Theater, 1428 Hertel Ave; Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, 341 Delaware Ave; and Squeaky Wheel Film and Media Art Center, 617 Main St. More than 100 films, panels and special events from 20 countries; 2 World Premieres, 5 U.S. Premieres, and 30 Western New York Premieres!