Events

Whether you attend a single weekend performance with a friend or immerse yourself in nine weeks of classes, lectures and events with your partner – Chautauqua never disappoints. Here, there’s always more to experience and learn for visitors of all ages and walks of life.

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February 10 @ 8:00 am

CHQ Backstage: VOCES8

CHQ Assembly

February 15 @ 8:00 am

CLSC: Ryan Busse - Gunfight

CHQ Assembly

February 18 @ 10:00 am

Poetry Workshop: Memory, Moments, and the Present

Chautauqua's Classroom

February 18 @ 12:30 pm

Prose Workshop: The Art of the Scene in Memoir

Chautauqua's Classroom

February 24 @ 8:00 am

CHQ Backstage: Kerwin Young

CHQ Assembly

June 21 @ 6:00 pm

Writers' Festival Faculty Reading

Hall of Philosophy

June 24 @ 7:30 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Bonnie Raitt: Just Like That…Tour 2023

Amphitheater

June 25 @ 1:00 pm

"Sense of Place" Exhibition — June 25–July 23

Strohl Art Center: Main Galleries

June 25 @ 1:00 pm

"Mutual Attraction" Exhibition — June 25–July 20

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

June 25 @ 1:00 pm

"Body Language" Exhibition — June 25–August 20

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

June 25 @ 1:00 pm

"Prisms & Paradigms" Exhibition — June 25–August 2

Fowler-Kellogg Art Center: 1st Floor

June 25 @ 3:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

"Sense of Place" Exhibition Opening Reception

Strohl Art Center: Main Galleries

June 25 @ 3:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

"Mutual Attraction" Exhibition Opening Reception

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

June 25 @ 3:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

"Body Language" Exhibition Opening Reception

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

June 25 @ 3:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

"Prisms & Paradigms" Exhibition Opening Reception

Fowler-Kellogg Art Center: 1st Floor

June 26 @ 10:45 am Week One (June 24–July 1)

Robert P. George & Cornel West

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

June 26 @ 4:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Chautauqua Chamber Music: WindSync

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

June 26 @ 7:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Taize' and Tea Meditative Worship

Randell Chapel, UCC Headquarters

June 26 @ 8:15 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

BalletX

Amphitheater

June 27 @ 10:45 am Week One (June 24–July 1)

Jennifer Senior

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

June 27 @ 12:15 pm

Chautauqua Bird, Tree and Garden Club Brownbag

Smith Wilkes Hall

June 28 @ 10:45 am Week One (June 24–July 1)

Marisa G. Franco

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

June 28 @ 8:15 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Miko Marks

Amphitheater

June 29 @ 3:30 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

CLSC - One Hundred Saturdays with Michael Frank

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

June 29 @ 8:15 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: “Opening Night”

Amphitheater

June 30 @ 10:45 am Week One (June 24–July 1)

Sean Astin

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

June 30 @ 2:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

OPERALOGUE Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Norton Hall

June 30 @ 4:00 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Norton Hall

June 30 @ 5:00 pm

Celebrating and Remembering Philip Gerard

Hall of Philosophy

June 30 @ 8:15 pm Week One (June 24–July 1)

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Amphitheater

July 2 @ 11:00 am Week Two (July 1–8)

Art in the Park

Miller Park

July 3 @ 4:00 pm Week Two (July 1–8)

Chautauqua Chamber Music: ChamberFest Cleveland

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

July 3 @ 7:00 pm Week Two (July 1–8)

Taize' and Tea Meditative Worship

Randell Chapel, UCC Headquarters

July 3 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (July 1–8)

Music School Festival Orchestra - Opening Night

Amphitheater

July 4 @ 12:15 pm

BTG Brownbag

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 5 @ 11:00 am

"Positive Change: CVA Alumni" Exhibition — July 5–August 13

Fowler-Kellogg Art Center 2nd floor

July 5 @ 3:00 pm Week Two (July 1–8)

"Positive Change: CVA Alumni" Exhibition Opening Reception

Fowler-Kellogg Art Center 2nd floor