O’Connell & Company was founded in 1995 by Buffalo award-winning actress Mary Kate O’Connell. Performing for what will now be their 25th year, O’Connell & Company has grown into one of WNY’s most respected resident theaters.2020-2021 Season
Enjoy a prix-fixe dinner and show themed cocktail to make your evening complete. New menus are crafted for each performance using seasonal ingredients. Dinner reservations are strongly recommended for our Broadway shows, and the Bistro is also available for private rentals.Make a Reservation
SGT was founded by University at Buffalo graduates Kristin Bentley, Arin Lee Dandes, and Kelly Copps; to encourage a new generation of theatregoers to become involved in the arts.2020-2021 Season
Shea’s Smith Theatre came from humble beginnings: once operating as a Swiss Chalet restaurant. Since becoming part of Shea’s Performing Arts Center in 2000, it has transformed into a viable theater, hosting Off-Broadway productions, comedians, and collaborative productions with local theatre companies.
Currently, Shea’s Smith Theatre has two companies in residence: the O’Connell & Company and Second Generation Theatre, each offering a three-show season in our theater.
Shea’s Bistro & Bar offers full dinner and lunch service during all Shea’s Buffalo Broadway performances. Enjoy a prix-fixe dinner and show-themed cocktails to make your evening complete. New menus are crafted for each performance using seasonal ingredients. Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by clicking on the link below:
Give the gift of Shea’s! Gift Cards may be purchased in any denomination at the Shea’s Box Office, online at this link, or by calling (716) 847-0850. You can use our gift cards to purchase tickets to events at Shea’s Buffalo Theatre, Shea’s Smith Theatre, and Shea's 710 Theatre. The gift card can also be used for food and beverage purchases at Shea's Bistro and Bar, and during performances at Shea’s bars and concession counters.
Have 10+ people coming to a show at Shea's? You may qualify for group seating! Get together with your school, organization, family! Groups may also enjoy in-house dining for the Broadway shows with Shea's Bistro & Bar. Luxury BOX SEATS also available for select shows. Click the link below to apply, or for more information.