Voca People. 3 and 8:30 p.m. Fallsview Casino Resort, 6380 Fallsview Blvd., Niagara Falls, Ont. Come see a second night of energetic and amazing a capella mastery. (888) 325-5788. $28-$39.55.
Hope for Tomorrow Benefit Concert. 5 p.m. Mohawk Place, 47 E. Mohawk St. Local musicians and bands come together for a concert and a good cause. 312-9279. $7-$10.
Artist talk: Isaac Julien. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. Turner Prize-nominated artist and filmmaker speaks on the connectivity of art and film. 882-8700. Free
Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream. 7 p.m. KeyBank Center, 1 Seymour H Knox III Plaza. Opening night of ice spectacle featuring Disney princesses. 855-4444. $20-$80; opening night, $15.
Domino: A Van Morrison Tribute. 7 p.m. Sportsmens Tavern, 326 Amherst St. Travel back and hear the greatest hits of classic rock icon, Van Morrison. 874-7734. $15.
“Dial M for Murder.” 7:30 p.m. Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster; 683-1776. Frederick Knott’s thriller about a man who wants to murder his wife. $10-$25. Read Ben Siegel's review here.
“Frankenstein.” 7:30 p.m. Road Less Traveled Productions, 500 Pearl St.; 629-3069. Adaptation of Mary Shelley’s classic horror novel. $20-$35. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Sat. and Sunday; 2 p.m. Sunday through Feb. 12. Read Melinda Miller's review here.
"It Shoulda Been You." 7:30 p.m. O’Connell & Co., 4625 Harlem Road, Amherst. Opening night of local production of the hit Broadway musical comedy. 848-0800. $15-$30.
Bert Kreischer. 8 p.m. Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St. Rolling Stone's No. 1 Party King and Travel Channel personality takes Buffalo for a comedy show. 853-1211. $20. Read an interview with Kreischer here.
Daniel Bachman. 9 p.m. Buffalo Iron Works, 49 Illinois St. Acoustic artist and finger-style guitar player crafts an evening of music to surround and envelop. 200-1893. $10.
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