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ABC News Digital Director Coming to Syracuse

Dan Silver, a graduate of Syracuse University, College of Visual & Performing Arts (CVPA) Film Program, will return to Syracuse to talk about his role as an executive producer for the film Queen of Katwe. The film will screen as part of Spring Fest 2017, which is produced by the...
Posted On: April 11, 2017

Syracuse Stage Upcoming Season

Syracuse Stage Artistic Director Robert Hupp yesterday announced the plays selected for the 2017/2018 season. The six plays are “The Three Musketeers”, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time”, “The Wizard of Oz”, “Next to Normal”, “A Raisin in the Sun”, and “The Magic Play”.
Posted On: February 28, 2017

Disney’s The Lion King Triumphantly Returns to CNY

By popular demand, Disney’s The Lion King will return to Syracuse for the first time since its triumphant premiere in September 2011. This exclusive three-week return engagement will premiere at the Landmark Theatre in Downtown Syracuse on October 27 and will play through November 12, 2017.
Posted On: February 09, 2017

76 Trombones and a Big Parade

The Baldwinsville Theatre Guild (BTG) is celebrating their 75th anniversary with 76 Trombones and a big parade by presenting Meredith Willson’s The Music Man! Trouble in River City is coming for three weekends starting on January 20, 2017 through February 4, 2017.
Posted On: January 17, 2017

Syracuse University Student Veterans Perform at Sy

PRESS RELEASE: SYRACUSE STAGE
Posted On: January 09, 2017

Dasher's Magical Gift: Behind the Curtain

Posted On: November 30, 2016

Northeast Jazz & Wine Festival in Syracuse

Anchoring Syracuse ArtsWeek is the Northeast Jazz and Wine Festival in Clinton Square. Created in 2008, it continues the tradition of providing quality jazz entertainment with wine to create a festival that supports Syracuse and Central New York’s community and culture.
Posted On: July 29, 2016

Stage of Nations Blue Rain ECOFest during ArtsWeek

For the seventh year running, the Stage of Nations Blue Rain ECOFest in downtown Syracuse will be celebrating the Haudenosaunee culture and environmental stewardship. It will be held Friday, July 29, and Saturday, July 30, in Hanover Square during Syracuse ArtsWeek.
Posted On: July 27, 2016

The Classical Style (an opera, of sorts)

By Jon Fredric West
Posted On: July 26, 2016

Summer Events at MOST

The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology (MOST) will be premiering the new movie, “Dragon’s: Real Myths and Unreal Creatures,” on July 2. It will be shown at MOST’s Bristol IMAX Omnitheater and is presented by First Niagara Foundation.
Posted On: June 27, 2016

Molly Mustonen, Syracuse Opera Debut

WOULDN'T IT BE LOVELYPurchase tickets by calling 315-476-7372 or ONLINE.
Posted On: April 06, 2016

Older Than Ireland

Award winning Irish documentary Older Than Ireland, (Snackbox Films) will have its Syracuse premiere on Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at the Palace Theater, located at 2384 James Street, Syracuse, NY 13206. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $35 for a limited space VIP Networking after party taking place from...
Posted On: March 10, 2016

Annual War of 1812 Symposium

The Oswego International War of 1812 Symposium features a special component this year to highlight the bicentennial of Oswego County. Come to the sixth annual event at the Lake Ontario Event and Conference Center, 26 E.
Posted On: March 03, 2016

Save Money!!!

SAVE money by purchasing a MINI SUBSCRIPTION instead of buying single tickets for 2 upcoming productions.Please call the Box Office at 315-476-7372 to find out about this offer.Mini subscriptions can not be purchased on line.
Posted On: January 14, 2016

Lorenzo Celebrates Christmas

Historic Cazenovia and the neoclassical home of the village founder will once again set a befitting backdrop for the beloved annual tradition of Christmas at Lorenzo. Beginning with Christmas by Candlelight on Friday, December 4 from 7-9 pm-- and running through Saturday and Sunday, December 5 & 6 from 1-4...
Posted On: November 24, 2015

7 venues, 5 days of film!

Syracuse International Film Festival begins this week on Wednesday, October 14 until October 18.
Posted On: October 13, 2015

Big Fish, The Musical

Red House Arts Center is thrilled to open its 2015/16 season with Big Fish with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and book by John Wallace. This production will open on September 17th and run through October 3rd.
Posted On: September 15, 2015

Urban Cinematheque 2015

 
Posted On: August 31, 2015

Dry Stone Wall Building Workshop

Stone Quarry Hill Art Park and certified instructor Jared Flynn are offering a two-day, hands-on workshop for participants interested in learning how to select and stack stones for wall integrity and appearance.  The workshop will take place July 25 and 26.
Posted On: June 15, 2015

Rossini’s The Barber of Seville

Syracuse Opera will close its 40th Anniversary Season with Rossini’s hilarious opera, The Barber of Seville.
Posted On: April 07, 2015

Spring into Art pARTy

Posted On: March 23, 2015

March News

Posted On: March 16, 2015

Syracuse Stage Productions go Coast-to-Coast

Posted On: February 18, 2015

Race Place Being: Apartheid & Identity

Posted On: February 18, 2015

Three Unique Syracuse Neighborhoods

Posted On: January 21, 2015

A Little Night Music

Posted On: January 21, 2015

Symphoria Presents: "The Promise of Hope"

Posted On: January 16, 2015

Syracuse Community Choir's Winter Solstice Concert

The Syracuse Community Choir has been singing about peace for nearly 30 years. This year their Winter Solstice Concert, Transformation, not only marks the onset of the darkest days of the calendar but brings messages of hopefulness and inclusion at a much needed time for CNY community and communities around...
Posted On: December 17, 2014

44th Annual Plowshares Craftsfair and Peace Festiv

The Syracuse Peace Council host its 44rd annual Plowshares Craftsfair and Peace Festival, this weekend on December 6-7 (Saturday 10-5 pm and Sunday 11-5 pm) at Nottingham High School, 3100 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Admission is $2-5 sliding scale, free for under 16 and over 65.
Posted On: December 03, 2014

You Can't Stop the Beat

Posted On: December 01, 2014

The Urban Video Project Presents New Exhibition

Posted On: November 03, 2014

Explore the Different Counties in CNY

Posted On: October 24, 2014

Heath Brothers & Lincoln Tea

Posted On: October 15, 2014

SU Drama Presents: Parade

What: Production of Parade
Posted On: October 06, 2014

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Posted On: September 22, 2014

American Bear Screenings

By Clare Callahan, CNY Arts, Fall Intern 2014
Posted On: September 17, 2014

An Exciting Year of Arts Planned at SUNY Oswego

Posted On: September 08, 2014

All the World’s a Stage

The ARTSwego Performing Arts Series at SUNY Oswego has accepted the challenge by planning six dance, music and theatre events in surprising places during its 2014-15 season.
Posted On: August 13, 2014

All Art Tells a Story

The Art Gallery at the Tech Garden proudly presents Artists Telling Stories, a juried exhibit featuring 23 artists and more than 70 pieces of artwork.
Posted On: July 24, 2014

Peterboro Prepares for 22nd Civil War Weekend

Peterboro community organizations are finalizing program plans for the 22nd Annual Peterboro Civil War Weekend on Saturday, June 14 from 10 am to 5 pm and on Sunday, June 15 from 10am to 4 pm.
Posted On: June 05, 2014

Young Frankenstein

'Young Frankenstein' hilariously heads into final weekendBy Shanna Fuld, SUNY Oswego, Sophmore writer
Posted On: May 02, 2014

Young Talent Featured at Art Opening

Young talents from Syracuse will be the featured artists, photographers and performers in Learning to See, an exhibition at Point of Contact Gallery.
Posted On: May 02, 2014

Syracuse Chorale Presents Handel’s Messiah

The Syracuse Chorale will present Georg Frideric Handel’s Messiah Part II and Part III Sunday, April 13 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, 310 Montgomery St., Syracuse. General admission for the 4 p.m. concert is $15. Admission for seniors and students, or for tickets purchased in advance, is $12.
Posted On: April 08, 2014

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie is the play that launched Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tennessee Williams’ career and is among the masterworks of the American stage. Drawn from Williams’ life, this moving play explores the illusory nature of dreams and the fragility of hope.
Posted On: April 04, 2014

Ignite the Spirit!

Kristina Starowitz, Curator and Artist in Residence at the Syracuse Tech Garden, is proud to present the 2014 spring kick-off exhibition, Ignite the Spirit! 20 Women Artists of Central New York, with an opening reception on Thursday, April 3rd 2014 at 5pm. This exhibit is in association with the WISE Symposium...
Posted On: March 27, 2014

Michael Bühler-Rose: New Geographics

Light Work is pleased to announce the exhibition New Geographics, featuring the work of Michael Bühler-Rose.
Posted On: March 18, 2014

A Musical to Delight Everyone's Sweet Tooth

CNY Arts Center in Fulton., New York presents Willy Wonka, Jr.
Posted On: March 06, 2014

A Sexy, Fun and Hilarious Broadway Hit

Chinglish is Tony Award-Winning playwright David Henry Hwang’s hilarious new comedy about the misadventures of miscommunication. It tells the story of an American businessman, Daniel Cavanaugh, who travels to a bustling Chinese province looking to score a lucrative contract in properly translated signs.
Posted On: March 03, 2014

The Acting Company Visits SUNY Oswego

For the first time in 40 years, The Acting Company performs the classic Shakespeare play, “Hamlet” on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Waterman Theater of Tyler Hall. The following night at 7:30 p.m. on the same stage with same actors, The Acting Company presents a different perspective of...
Posted On: February 25, 2014

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival

AUBURN, N.Y. – It has been so cold, for so long, but the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival is selling a little bit of summer.
Posted On: February 14, 2014

Getting to Know You at 601 Tully

In a part of Syracuse that is working toward resurgence, springs a flower in the concrete at 601 Tully Art Gallery. Getting to Know You, the new featured exhibition, focuses on human interaction and communication. In addition to providing Syracuse with stimulating art, intellectual nourishment and engaging entertainment, 601 Tully...
Posted On: February 10, 2014

Cortland Repertory Theatre's 43rd Season

Cortland Repertory Theatre, one of New York State’s longest running professional summer theatres, announced their 43rd annual season for the summer of 2014. 
Posted On: January 21, 2014

Discounted Admission During Snow Leopard Days

The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is open year-round, and winter is a fantastic time to visit! Outdoor exhibits feature animals chosen for their ability to adapt to the region’s climate. Prefer warmer temperatures? Sixty percent of exhibits are indoors, making the zoo a great destination even on cold and snowy days.
Posted On: January 02, 2014

Experience the Magic of the Holiday Arts in CNY

Shanna FuldEditorial Assistant 
Posted On: December 17, 2013

Gingerbread Houses Return to the Erie Canal

The Erie Canal Museum hosts the 28th Annual Gingerbread Gallery.
Posted On: November 21, 2013

Exploring New Sounds and Ancient Traditions

Composer and sound artist Bora Yoon brings an evening of musical exploration to SUNY Oswego's Sheldon Hall ballroom tonight at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15. 
Posted On: November 15, 2013

Point of Contact Gallery Celebrates Grand Opening

Point of Contact celebrates the opening of its new location at the Warehouse Building (350 W Fayette St) with a tango-themed event “Tango-Opera” on November 15. The event will feature Tango, a signature piece in the Point of Contact Art Collection, and a live performance by soprano Catalina Cuervo, the...
Posted On: November 12, 2013

“Wisdom () and Other Things”

By Shanna FuldEditorial AssistantOctober 18, 2013
Posted On: October 24, 2013

Searching for that Perfect Unique Holiday Gift?

Then you're in luck because this weekend is the 2nd Annual Little York Fall Fiber Arts Festival.
Posted On: October 08, 2013

The Melody of China

East will meet West when Melody of China performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, in SUNY Oswego's Waterman Theatre.
Posted On: September 10, 2013

Join Mohawk Valley Choral Society

The Mohawk Valley Choral Society begins rehearsals for its 32nd season on September 9 at 7:00 pm in room 229 of Johnson Hall on the campus of Herkimer County Community College.
Posted On: September 06, 2013

ArtRage Gallery Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Celebrating our 5th Anniversary, ArtRage Gallery brings COMBAT PAPER back to Syracuse! An earlier version of this exhibit featuring images on paper made out of shredded combat uniforms was our Grand Opening exhibition in October 2008.
Posted On: September 04, 2013

I’ll Be Back Before Midnight

Cortland Repertory Theatre wraps up their 42nd annual summer season with the regional premiere of the thriller/comedy I’ll Be Back Before Midnight by Peter Colley opening on Wednesday, August 28th. 
Posted On: August 27, 2013

Not Going to the Fair this Weekend?

Not going to opening weekend at the the New York State Fair? Well there's plenty more to do here in Central New York. Here are 5 things you, your friends and your family can enjoy this weekend. 1. Skaneateles Festival This summertime favorite continue into its third weekend. Friday night features Earth, Winds, and Fire,...
Posted On: August 23, 2013

International Art to be Focus of Upcoming Season

The 2013-2014 season for SU Art Galleries features international art and artists. The exhibitions highlight contemporary, historic and ethnographic art from around the globe. Included in the programming will be artwork from the University’s vast permanent Art Collection, including an important recent gift to the collection, in addition to loaned...
Posted On: August 20, 2013

Trees: Symbols of Powerful Experiences

Call SummaryThe 2013 Artist-in-Residence and Curator at The Tech Garden, Maria Rizzo is proud to present "Trees: Symbols of Powerful Experiences," a juried art and poetry competition that will explore the history of the symbolism of trees and their role in today's environment.
Posted On: August 10, 2013

Celebrating 40 artists & 40 Years

Light Work is pleased to announce the celebration of its 40th anniversary with the opening of the exhibition “40 Artists / 40 Years: Selections from the Light Work Collection,” featuring work by artists Carrie Mae Weems, Cindy Sherman, John Gossage, James Casebere, Jim Goldberg, Dawoud Bey, Fazal Sheikh and Hank...
Posted On: July 31, 2013

Experience Video Games in a New Way!

Video games have been a part of American culture for over 30 years, will take over the Everson Museum of Art and the Landmark Theatre this fall in a double-dose of art, action, and awesome acoustics!
Posted On: July 26, 2013

Musical Memorial Service for Richard McKee

Syracuse Opera's musical memorial service will celebrate the life and operatic legacy of Richard McKee, internally renowned bass, stage director and former Artistic Director of Syracuse Opera for 17 years. Performers are drawn from the many artists whose lives were touched by McKee's mentorship and friendship during his lifelong musical career.
Posted On: July 03, 2013

Two Row Wampum Festival on Onondaga Lake

The Two Row Wampum Festival, the main Syracuse event for the statewide Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign is set for Tuesday, July 2 from 12 noon to 9 pm at Willow Bay on the north end of Onondaga Lake.
Posted On: June 26, 2013

OCC Announces 2013-14 Legend of Jazz Series

JAZZ LEGENDS DIANNE REEVES, GREGORY PORTER, DON BYRON, AND CYRILLE AIMEE CO-HEADLINE ONONDAGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE’S 2013-14 ARTS ACROSS CAMPUS LEGENDS OF JAZZ SERIES
Posted On: June 21, 2013

"Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story"

Cortland Repertory Theatre invites audiences to “Rave On!” with its debut production of the international musical sensation “BUDDY – The Buddy Holly Story”. Performances of this hit rock and roll musical will run from June 19 – July 6 with evening performances at 7:30.
Posted On: June 12, 2013

Stone Quarry Hill Art Park Summer Exhibition

Stone Quarry Hill Art Park is pleased to announce its summer exhibition William Benson Abstracting Realism. The exhibition, is sponsored by Jim and Pamela McDonough and The Pluff Hooley Black Group at Morgan Stanley, and will run from Thursday, June 13 through Sunday, July 28 in the John and Virginia...
Posted On: June 11, 2013

Celebrate 40 Years at Syracuse Stage

Broadway actress and Syracuse University alumna Julia Murney performs at Syracuse Stage’s 40th Anniversary Gala on Friday, June 14 in the Schine Student Center on the Syracuse University campus.
Posted On: June 03, 2013

Dance & Drum in Wescott Nation

Wacheva Cultural Arts, a local not-for-profit organization rooted in the heart of the Westcott Nation, is celebrating its community classes of multicultural dance, drum and fitness in an evening performance on Saturday, June 8th at 7 p.m.
Posted On: June 01, 2013

Everson Museum News

Everson After HoursThe Everson is excited to announce that thanks to the generosity of Open Atelier Architects of Syracuse, the Everson will be offering “Everson After Hours” - extended hours on every Thursday evening from 5 – 8 p.m., beginning April 18, 2013.
Posted On: May 24, 2013

Win Tickets to "An Iliad"

Win tickets for the May 23 performance of An Iliad and join Syracuse Stage before the performance for Happy Hour.
Posted On: May 18, 2013

Meet-the-Artists Reception at Sculpture Space

Members of the public are invited to attend a free Works-in-Progress Reception on Wednesday, May 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, at the Sculpture Space Studio, 12 Gates Street, Utica. The reception provides an opportunity for local residents and supporters of the organization to meet current artists-in-residence, view their artwork...
Posted On: May 14, 2013

The Conjurer Book Launch

The Downtown Writers Center invites the public to the book launch for Jennifer Pashley's new collection of short stories, The Conjurer, on Friday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m., 340 Montgomery Street, downtown Syracuse. The reading and reception are free and open to the public and copies of The Conjurer will...
Posted On: May 09, 2013

St. David's Celebration of the Arts

Posted On: May 09, 2013

SU Drama Announces 2013-14 Season

Syracuse University’s Department of Drama (SU Drama) in the College of Visual and Performing Arts is pleased to announce the 2013-14 season. Offerings include the fantastical musical Seussical, Brian Friel’s Irish drama Translations, the beloved family classic A Christmas Carol (a co-production with Syracuse Stage), David Mamet’s Tony-nominated Hollywood satire Speed-the-Plow, Bertolt Brecht’s...
Posted On: May 07, 2013

A Verdi Requiem Weekend

The Arts at Grace, SUNY Cortland’s Department of Performing Arts, and the McNeil Development Company present two gala performances of the magnificent Verdi Requiem at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 3 and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 5.  Both concerts are in the former United Community Church at 19...
Posted On: April 30, 2013

Siobah Fallon-Hogan to Visit Le Moyne College

Posted On: April 02, 2013

Syracuse Opera Closes Season with a Wedding

Syracuse Opera invites Central New York audiences to the wedding of the century – the 18th century that is – when it closes its 2012-2013 mainstage opera season with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s comic opera, The Marriage of Figaro, on Friday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
Posted On: March 28, 2013