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Toni Ruberto

Toni Ruberto is the editor of Gusto who also likes to write about movies and music. When the South Buffalo native isn't walking her dog, she is listening to mopey British music or watching Syfy or TCM.


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"Black Panther." Starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira. Directed by Ryan Coogler. After the death of his father, T’Challa returns home to protect his people and country. 134 minutes (Rated PG-13 for prolonged sequences of action violence, and a brief rude gesture.) Showing at Flix, AMC Maple Ridge, Regal Elmwood, Walden Galleria, …

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Previously announced Justin Timberlake The Man Of The Woods Tour. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28. KeyBank Center, 1 Seymour H. Knox III Plaza. 855-4444. keybankcenter.com. Tickets are $53.50-$229 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 19 (livenation.com, 888-223-6000, tickets.com). http://buffalonews.com/2018/02/02/justin-timberlakes-latest-is-half-sublime-half-cringe-worthy/ New concerts…

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All tickets purchased for concerts in the Darien Lake Amphitheater include same-day free admission to the theme park. Tickets can be purchased via livenation.com, ticketmaster.com and by calling 800-745-3000. Click on the links for information about various concerts. More will be announced. Kendrick Lamar: The Championship Tour. 7:30 p.m. June 3. Tickets are $39.50-$125…

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The summer concert calendar is filling up at Artpark in Lewiston with 12 shows announced and more to come. Here's a look at what's been announced with links to more information. Also see artpark.net. Coors Light Concerts at Artpark (in the outdoor amphitheater) May 23: Primus and Mastodon June 2: Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats plus the Head and the Hea…

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The Rockin’ the Downs concert series is returning for a second year to Batavia Downs with an expanded slate of concerts. There will be eight concerts in 2018 running on consecutive Fridays, up from six shows in 2017. Rocker Eddie Money, the only act returning for the second year, opens the series on June 22. Money, a familiar face around the Western New York area, has s…

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If you feel a sense of accomplishment shredding all that junk mail you get, imagine how great it would be to shred your romantic frustration - and get free wings as a bonus. Well, imagine no more. The Anchor Bar in East Amherst is hosting its third annual "Shred Your Ex Party" to help raise your spirits. The event is from 5 to 9 p.m. Valentine's Day (Feb. 14) at the Anc…

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Actress and singer Vanessa Williams returns to Buffalo for a special performance with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Williams and her band will perform 8 p.m. July 19 at the Artpark Mainstage Theatre in Lewiston. Stefan Sanders will lead the BPO as Williams sings her hits including "Save the Best for Last," "Dreamin" and "Love Is." It's a homecoming of sorts for…

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Fleetwood Mac Tribute Concert. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24. Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster. 683-1776. lancopera.org. Tickets are $10-$25. Lil’ Ed & The Blue Imperials. 7 p.m. March 8. Sportsmen's Tavern, 326 Amherst St. 874-7734. sportsmenstavern.com. Tickets are $20. Richard Shindell. 8 p.m. March 8. 9th Ward at Babeville, 341 Delaware Ave. babevillebuf…

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"The 15:17 to Paris." Spencer Stone, Alek Skarlatos and Anthony Sadler star as themselves in re-creation of how they discovered a terrorist plot about a train. Directed by Clint Eastwood. Three Americans discover a terrorist plot aboard a train while in France. 94 minutes. (Rated PG-13 for bloody images, violence, some suggestive material, drug references and language.) No…

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For fans of short films, “Oscar Nominated Shorts,” gives them a chance to see the nominated movies in packages for each of the three categories: animation, live action and documentary. “Oscar Nominated Shorts - Animation,” “Oscar Nominated Shorts - Live Action” and “Oscar Nominated Shorts - Documentary” will open Feb. 9 at the Dipson Eastern Hills Mall. They will be sho…

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"Bilal." With the voices of Andre Robinson, Jacob Lattimore, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Ian McShane and Cynthia Kaye McWilliams. Animated film based on true story of an African hero who stands up for freedom and equality. Directed by Khurram H. Alavi and Ayman Jamal. 105 minutes. Rated PG-13 for violence/warfare and some thematic elements. Now showing at Dipson Flix. "Tr…

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Garth Brooks and Shania Twain Tribute Concert. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23. Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster. 683-1776. lancopera.org. Tickets are $10-$25. Aaron Carter. 6 p.m. March 8. Evening Star Concert Hall, 8810 Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls. 940-5391. Tickets are $15 advance, $20 day of show, $65 VIP (box office, purplepass.com). Can’t Swim. 6:30 p…

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The new film “Winchester” is based on a true story about a gun heiress (played by Helen Mirren) who thinks she’s haunted by people killed by gun violence. To give the souls a home, she renovates a house, adding rooms on to it for years until her death. Today, the Winchester Mystery House is a National Historic Landmark in California where it is purported to be haunted. …

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Four big shows showcasing at least 10 of country music's biggest names are headed to the Darien Lake Amphitheater as part of the annual Country Megaticket series. Featured in concert will be: Lady Antebellum with Russell Dickerson, July 21. Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne and Lanco, Aug. 4. Jason Aldean with Luke Combs and Lauren Alaina, Aug. 10. Mirand…

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Kevin Naquin & The Ossun Playboys. 1 p.m. Feb. 25. Sportsmens Tavern, 326 Amherst St. 874-7734. sportsmenstavern.com. Tickets are $10. Chip Taylor. 5 p.m. March 4. Sportsmens Tavern, 326 Amherst St. 874-7734. sportsmenstavern.com. Tickets are $20. Here Come the Mummies. 8 p.m. April 13. Rapids Theatre. 1711 Main St., Niagara Falls. 205-8925. Tickets are $25 advan…