Chautauqua Institution

Popular Entertainment

Our Popular Entertainment events feature a dynamic mix of artists, musicians, entertainers and speakers, and attract crowds to our our 4,000-seat, open-air Amphitheater. The Family Entertainment Series features free performances each Tuesday evening (during the Chautauqua season) in Smith-Wilkes Hall. This series appeals to family members of all ages providing fun, interactive entertainment ranging from music to mime, puppetry, dance and much more. Sunday Entertainment is free at Chautauqua; your free admission to the grounds includes an afternoon show in the Amphitheater.

June 27, 2015
June 29, 2015
June 30, 2015
July 01, 2015
  • Sharon Isbin

    Wednesday, July 01, 2015 | 08:15pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    An Evening Guitar Recital with Sharon Isbin Acclaimed for her extraordinary lyricism, technique and versatility, multiple GRAMMY Award winner Sharon Isbin ...

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July 03, 2015
  • Chautauqua Dance Salon

    Friday, July 03, 2015 | 08:15pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    Chautauqua Dance Salon Charlotte Ballet in Residence presents an evening of intimate dance and music.  Associate Artistic Director, Mark Diamond will ...

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July 04, 2015
July 08, 2015
July 10, 2015
July 15, 2015
  • FES: Aga-Boom

    Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | 07:30pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    Family Entertainment Series presents Aga-Boom* *Community Appreciation Night   This event has been underwitten by:Kathy & Jim Pender and the Michael Pender Memorial ...

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July 17, 2015
  • Pink Martini**

    Friday, July 17, 2015 | 08:15pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    Pink Martini** Pink Martini is a rollicking around-the-world musical adventure - crossing genres of classical, jazz and old fashioned pop. Founded ...

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