2022 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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August 2 @ 7:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Animals Out of Paper

Bratton Theater

August 13 @ 8:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

The Washington Ballet with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra

Amphitheater

August 14 @ 10:45 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 14 @ 2:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 14 @ 2:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua School of Dance Student Gala II

Amphitheater

August 14 @ 3:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Writers' Center Reading with John Repp (Poetry) and Rion Amilcar Scott (Prose)

Hall of Philosophy

August 14 @ 5:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

CVA Lecture Series: James Hunter

Hall of Christ: Sanctuary

August 14 @ 7:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 14 @ 8:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Sacred Song - Heroes of the Faith

CHQ Assembly

August 15 @ 9:15 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 15 @ 10:45 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Abigail Marsh

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 15 @ 2:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Congressman Jamie Raskin

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

August 15 @ 7:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

August 15 @ 8:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Music School Festival Orchestra: Closing Night

Amphitheater

August 16 @ 9:15 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 16 @ 10:45 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Misty Copeland

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 16 @ 12:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Bird, Tree, and Garden Club Lecture: Doug Tallamy; The Nature of Oaks

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 16 @ 12:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Honorable Jamie Raskin

Hall of Philosophy

August 16 @ 2:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

The Very Reverend Dr. Kelly Brown Douglas in conversation with Darren Walker

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

August 16 @ 3:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

"Scott Nearing at Chautauqua" Heritage Lecture Series

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

August 16 @ 5:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Family Entertainment Series: The Vocal Illusions of Lynn Trefzger

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 16 @ 5:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

CHQ Documentary Series

Chautauqua Cinema

August 16 @ 7:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Family Entertainment Series: The Vocal Illusions of Lynn Trefzger

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 16 @ 7:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 16 @ 8:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: “Wit and Genius”

Amphitheater

August 17 @ 12:00 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Education Wednesday

August 17 @ 9:15 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 17 @ 2:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 17 @ 7:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 17 @ 8:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Matthew Whitaker

Amphitheater

August 18 @ 9:15 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 18 @ 10:45 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chip Bergh

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 18 @ 12:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

BROWN BAG: Bye Bye Borba

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 18 @ 2:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Robert P. George

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

August 18 @ 3:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

CLSC - Gunfight with Ryan Busse

Hall of Philosophy

August 18 @ 4:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 18 @ 8:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: "Paths to Freedom: Sanctuary Road"

Amphitheater

August 19 @ 9:15 am Week Eight (August 13–20)

Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 19 @ 2:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 19 @ 8:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Girl Named Tom

Amphitheater

August 20 @ 4:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 21 @ 2:15 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater

August 21 @ 7:30 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Bratton Theater