Actors from the Chautauqua Theater Company performing in Pride and Prejudice, Wynton Marsalis performing with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, a member of Straight No Chaser singing and alumni dancers performing on the Amphitheater stage.

Explore the Arts at Chautauqua​

Chautauqua as a community celebrates, encourages and studies the arts and treats them as integral to all of learning. With symphony, opera, theater, dance, visual arts and a renowned music school, Chautauqua produces an “ecstatic mix” of programming that can be found nowhere else. Join us for our historic 150 anniversary season and see for yourself why Chautauqua was, and continues to be, a cherished destination.

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