Category: News

Kleinhans Music Hall announces National Geographic Live series

BUFFALO, NY – From the peaks of the Himalayas to the jungles of Southeast Asia, National Geographic staff have experienced the extremes of our planet in a way that few others have. National Geographic photographers and explorers travel the globe to bring back powerful stories and images that inspire us to care about the planet… Read more »

We mourn the loss of Theodore Lownie

On Jan. 17, the Buffalo historic preservation community lost a towering figure. Theodore Lownie was instrumental in many of Buffalo’s most high-profile preservation efforts. His expertise and friendship have been invaluable in completing the recent upgrades to Kleinhans. We will miss him greatly. Buffalo News obituary: Nov. 23, 1936 – Jan. 17, 2017 Theodore Leonard… Read more »

The Spirit of Nina Simone, Challenger Community News

Picture this. A sold out crowd fills Kleinhans Music Hall to hear Nina Simone, the incomparable “High Priestess of Soul.” It is not in 1964 when Nina, one of the most lyrical and conscientious singers in American musical history came to Buffalo to perform in concert at the Symphony Circle venue.  It is February 24, 2017…. Read more »

Kleinhans Music Hall dedicates new archive room, WBFO

As Kleinhans prepares to celebrate its 75th anniversary, visitors to the Buffalo landmark will now get to enjoy a glance at some relics telling the story of the hall, and of Buffalo through the years.

Kleinhans Prepares for 75th Anniversary, TWC News

Before Kleinhans Music Hall celebrates its 75th anniversary this year, the national historic landmark hosted a birthday party for the father-son architect team that made it a reality back in 1940.