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Next on Stage


February 16-26, 2023

Mary Shelley classic, adapted by L. Don Swartz and Directed by DJ Swartz

"Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves." - Confucius.

An action-packed adaptation that only the Ghostlight can deliver!

Tickets are available
Saturdays from 9am-Noon
February 4 & 11th

Tickets available online

Special Engagement


I Never Saw Another Butterfly

The play follows the story of Jewish children coping with the trauma of the Holocaust through the arts, thanks to a wonderful teacher. It’s based on a true story- the children’s artwork and poems of the ghetto of Terezin were preserved and are referenced in the show. Our mission is to tell their story because they wanted the world to remember them and, though the topic is serious, the message of hope and the resiliency of the human spirit is an important one to share.

The butterflies on the poster represent the children in our cast. They were drawn by the kids, referencing butterflies native to Czechoslovakia. The scraps of paper signify their use of any material available on which they made their art or wrote their poems. Collage was a method used by the children there, as well. The poster is our homage to the work created by the children of Terezin.

Only 4 performances open to the public.  March 23 at 7pm, March 24 at 8pm, March 25 at 8pm and March 26 at 2pm.  Tickets will only be available at the door, no presale.  General Seating.  All seats are $10.

Schools wishing to reserve space for the special school day performances on March 22 & 23 at 2pm should call the theatre at 716-743-1614.

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We are haunted!

The Ghostlight was built in 1889, and over the years, we've learned there are a few cast, crew, and audience members of the spectral variety. 

Learn more on our Haunted Ghostlight Theatre page! 

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available through the Box Office. They may be purchased for single tickets for any Ghostlight performance, or may be used to purchase a gift subscription.

For more information, call the Box Office at 716-743-1614.

Support the Arts

During the show, make sure you get your tickets for the 50/50 split club. Someone will walk out with a mitful of cash...
it might as well be you!

All proceeds benefit the upkeep of the historic Ghostlight Theatre.

You can also visit our GoFundMe page, shown above, to make a donation to help with the restoration of the Ghostlight Theatre.

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