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Last year, Buffalo playwright Neil Wechsler announced ambitious plans for an outdoor theater festival that would draw actors and audiences from across the Rust Belt. Those plans, since scuttled due to funding problems, called for a production of Wechsler’s adaptation of “Faust” custom-tailored to rove around the post-industrial warehouses and grain silos of Silo City. In …

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On June 28, Buffalo artist Paul Lloyd Sargent loaded his 19-foot, open-hulled boat with a trunk full of toxic waste and set off from Silo City for a two-week adventure along the historic Erie Canal. Most nights during the journey, he docked his boat – nicknamed the “Sarge Barge” – in some picturesque canal town and slept on board in a green sleeping bag, his only company …

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The third annual City of Night interactive arts party took place on the grounds of Silo City on Childs Street in Buffalo’s Old First Ward on Saturday. This was an opportunity to set foot on these industrial grounds that offer breathtaking views of several grain elevators, the Buffalo River and all its chugging boating activity. The event took place where the river t…

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Explore Buffalo is offering a chance to head to the top of two of the Silo City grain elevator complexes.The “Silo City: Vertical” tour will be offered on June 14 and June 20. Approximately two and a half hours in length, each will start at 10 a.m. at 120 Childs St.“Silo City: Vertical” will take participants to the top of the American and Perot…