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.

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* *Family Entertainment and Community Appreciation Night Rooted in the unique European theatrical style and universal language of ...

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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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July 21, 2015
  • FES: Golden Dragon Acrobats*

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | 07:30pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    Family Entertainment Series presents Golden Dragon Acrobats* *Family Entertainment and Community Appreciation Night These tremendously talented and skillful performers carry on the ...

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July 22, 2015
July 24, 2015
  • AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE!

    Friday, July 24, 2015 | 08:15pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! AMERICAN IDOL®, the most successful music competition show in television history, returns this summer with an unprecedented 14th ...

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July 25, 2015
July 29, 2015
  • An Evening of Pas de Deux

    Wednesday, July 29, 2015 | 08:15pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    An Evening of Pas de Deux Charlotte Ballet in Residence presents an exciting evening of Pas de Deux ranging from the ...

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July 31, 2015
  • Garrison Keillor

    Friday, July 31, 2015 | 08:15pm
    Location: Amphitheater

    Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL 41st Anniversary Tour** Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion's AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL ...

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