The Killing of a Chinese Bookie opens February 15 at Torn Space Theater.
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie opens February 15 at Torn Space Theater.

Playbill: On Stages Now

by / Oct. 10, 2017 12pm EST


ALMOST, MAINE: Nine love stories set in a town that, weatherwise, feels a lot like Buffalo right now. A Valentine Day weekend productionm, running February 14-17, presented by Road Less Traveled Production and Shea’s 710 Theatre at  Shea’s 710 Theatre, 710 Main Street, 847-0850,

COMEDYSPORTZ: Improvisational comedy presented by CSz Buffalo every Friday and Saturday at 4476 Main St., Lower Level, Amherst, 393-8669,

CSZ AFTER HOURS: The late-night (9:30pm) Saturday show by the improvisational crew CSz Buffalo runs a little more blue than the early show. Ongoing at 4476 Main St., Lower Level, Amherst, 393-8669,

LOVE LETTERS: A favorite by playwright A. R. Gurney. Through February 24 at  O’Connell & Company, in residence at the Park School, 4625 Harlem Road, 848-0800,

FROST/NIXON: Adriano Gatto plays talk show host David Frost and Jack Hunter plays Richard Nixon in this dramtization of their famed televised envounter. Opens March 1 at the  Irish Classical Theatre Company, Andrews Theatre, 625 Main Street, 853-4282,

RAGTIME: Musical adapted from the E. L Doctorow novel. Through March 17 at MusicalFare Theatre, in reseidence at Daemen College, 4380 Main Street, 839-8540,

TALES OF THE DRIVEN: Subversive Theatre Collective co-founder Kurt Schneiderman’s play about speaking truth to power. Through February 23 at Subversive Theatre Collective, Manny Fried Theatre, 3rd floor, Great Arrow Building, 255 Great Arrow Avenue, 408-0499,

THE KILLING OF A CHINESE BOOKIE: A stage adaptation of the John Cassavetes film. Read more in our events listings. Opens February 15 and runs through March 10 at  Torn Space Theater, 612 Fillmore Avenue, 812-5733,

TALLEY’S FOLLY: Lanford Wilson’s play about an unlikely romance in a small town. Through March 3 at the Jewish Repertory Theatre, 2640 North Forest Road, Getzville, 650-7626,

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