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Kavinoky Theater

320 Porter Avenue, (on the campus of D'Youville College), Buffalo, NY 14201
716-881-7668
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Ranked #38 of 90 Attractions in Buffalo
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Wed 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 7:30 pm

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buffalo
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70 reviews 70 reviews
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The current play at this beautiful theatre is "Journey's End" and it is a wonderfully dramatic production. The set is pure genius ( as are most all the sets at the Kav) and truly evokes the time and place this play occurs. It is a story taking place during World War I in the trenches of France and an officer's... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

When I was a young student, I detested math. Playwright David Auburn apparently fared much better in math. His Proof, written in 2000 won him the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and a Tony Award for Best Play. Catherine (Jessica Wegrzyn) is the daughter of Robert (Peter Palmisano), a recently deceased math mastermind and University of Chicago professor. Unlike me... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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12 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

This is truly one of the best things Buffalo has to offer. One would never expect a theater like this to exist when one walks up the prosiac concrete steps in front of D'Youville College. then you get inside and Bam it is like something like the experience Dorothy must have had when she first discovers Oz. Then it gets... More 

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buffalo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

The Kavinoky Theater is located on the campus of D'Youville College. I have seen many productions and have never been disappointed. Every seat is excellent with good sight lines. It has a balcony (be careful - it's rather steep up there but you can see wonderfully)The sets are fabulous! They are so detailed and always add such a realistic touch... More 

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