MOVIES: Opening Friday, "Fast Five' (PG-13), "Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil" (PG), "Prom" (PG); opening May 6, "Thor" (PG-13), "Something Borrowed" (PG-13).
CONCERTS: Motown Memories Tour featuring the Contours with Sylvester Potts, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda.
The AP Tour featuring Black Veil Brides, Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows, I See Stars, Versa Emerge and Conditions, 5 p.m. Sunday, Club Infinity, 8166 Main St., Clarence.
Gap Mangione & the New Big Band, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Genesee Community College Stuart Steiner Theatre, 1 College Road, Batavia.
An Evening with David Crosby & Graham Nash, 8 p.m. Saturday, Seneca Events Center, Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls.
Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra, 8 p.m. Sunday, Tralf, 622 Main St.
Guster, 7 p.m. Monday, Town Ballroom, 681 Main St.
Third Eye Blind, Wednesday, Town Ballroom, 681 Main St.
THEATER: "The Pirates of Penzance," 7 p.m. today, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Niagara University, Lewiston.
Here's a nail tip from Teen Prom magazine:
Snip out a piece of lace the size of each fingernail.
Apply a layer of colored lacquer; let dry. Then swipe on a clear coat.
When clear layer is almost dry, carefully position the lace with tweezers and seal with another clear topcoat.
Voila! Fancy nails fast!
This spring and summer 2011 collection by Keep shoes is inspired by the lightness, relaxation and simple pleasure of traveling, especially near the water.
The cool factor of their shoes increases with the addition of the Animal Collective shoe collection designed by the Brooklyn musicians. All four styles are $75 each and profits will benefit the Socorro Island Conservation Fund, which protects the threatened marine biosphere off the coast of Baja California.
The shoe designed by guitarist and songwriter Avey Tare is called Ghost. The midtop features hand drawn illustrations by Tare himself. Deakin Fish's design, the Guerra, is a black high-top with a fish design. It is inspired by Central American mola embroidery. Panda Bear's Camo Ramos features a custom camouflage pattern inspired by vintage woodland prints. Geologist's midtop Ramos features a custom shark pattern illustrated by Avey Tare's sister and longtime AC art contributor, Abby Portner.
Other sweet styles that will compliment your vacation gear include the Ramos Black and Blue Thatch ($75), with a Japanese cotton voile body, and the Benten Lover's Knot, ($70) a white-and-light-blue cotton canvas custom-printed with a rope design and featuring a nautical rope lace accent.
All of Keep's products are cruelty-free. Check them out at www.keepcompany.com.
QUOTE OF THE DAY
"Matthew was polite and immediately protective, which for somebody like me who's all over the place -- one minute I'm over here and the next I'm over there -- is important. He is just an amazing person."
-- actress Kate Hudson in InStyle magazine, on her boyfriend British rocker Matthew Bellamy, of the band Muse.