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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June 22 @ 8:15 am Week Two (July 2–9)

The Art of the Osprey: Photography of Jeanne Wiebenga

Athenaeum Lobby Lounge

June 22 @ 5:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Opening Reception: The Art of the Osprey: Photography of Jeanne Wiebenga

Athenaeum Lobby Lounge

July 3 @ 10:45 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Rev. Randall K. Bush

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 3 @ 11:00 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Art in the Park

Miller Park

July 3 @ 2:15 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Indecent

Bratton Theater

July 3 @ 5:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

CVA Lecture Series: Squeak Carnwath

Hall of Christ: Sanctuary

July 3 @ 7:30 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Indecent

Bratton Theater

July 3 @ 8:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Sacred Song- Seven Whole Days: Songs of Creation

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 4 @ 9:15 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Rev. Randall K. Bush

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 4 @ 10:00 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Opera Conservatory Masterclass with Betsy Bishop

McKnight Hall

July 4 @ 10:45 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Bob Inglis

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 4 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Victoria Loorz

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 4 @ 4:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Chamber Music: Chamberfest Cleveland

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

July 4 @ 7:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

July 5 @ 7:00 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Buffalo Day

Chautauqua Institution

July 5 @ 7:00 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Haudenosaunee Confederacy Day

Chautauqua Institution

July 5 @ 9:15 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Rev. Randall K. Bush

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 5 @ 10:45 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Sally Jewell

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 5 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chief Oren Lyons

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 5 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Opera Company: Thumbprint Operalogue (2)

Norton Hall

July 5 @ 3:30 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

“Climate Change and Landscape Design: What Would Olmsted Do?” Heritage Lecture Series

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 5 @ 4:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Opera Company: Thumbprint

Norton Hall

July 5 @ 4:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Guest Faculty Recital: Alexander Kobrin, piano

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

July 5 @ 5:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Family Entertainment Series: Chinese Acrobat Li Liu

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 5 @ 5:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

CHQ Documentary Series: “Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America”

Chautauqua Cinema

July 5 @ 7:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chinese Acrobat Li Liu

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 5 @ 7:30 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Indecent

Bratton Theater

July 5 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Music School Festival Orchestra: Opening Night

Amphitheater

July 6 @ 12:00 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Education Wednesday

July 6 @ 9:15 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Rev. Randall K. Bush

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 6 @ 10:00 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Opera Conservatory Masterclass with Jonathan Beyer

McKnight Hall

July 6 @ 10:45 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Kelsey Leonard

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 6 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Fred Bahnson

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 6 @ 7:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Opera Conservatory Recital

McKnight Hall

July 6 @ 7:30 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Indecent

Bratton Theater

July 6 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Alumni All-Star Ballet Gala

Amphitheater

July 7 @ 9:15 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Rev. Randall K. Bush

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 7 @ 10:45 am Week Two (July 2–9)

Terry Tempest Williams

Amphitheater

July 7 @ 12:15 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

SPECIAL BROWN BAG: I Know It When I See It, Indecency in the Arts

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 7 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Sophfronia Scott

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 7 @ 3:30 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

CLSC - Braiding Sweetgrass with Robin Wall Kimmerer

Hall of Philosophy

July 7 @ 7:30 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Theater Company: Indecent

Bratton Theater

July 7 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: “Passion and Struggle”

Amphitheater