SyracuseArts.Net logo
  Home Calendar Search Directory  
   
The Connective Corridor denotes a Connective Corridor event. Click the logo to learn more.

Events for Saturday, August 12, 2017

10:00 AM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Everson Museum of Art

11:00 AM-4:00 PM Fields and Meadows: New Work by Robert Colley and Lucie Wellner Gandee Gallery

11:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I Onondaga Historical Association

11:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest Onondaga Historical Association

12:30 PM Snow White Magic Circle Children's Theatre

5:00 PM Mere Mortals Beak & Skiff Apple Orchard

5:00 PM-8:00 PM Launch Event Breadcrumbs Productions

5:30 PM As You Like It Syracuse Shakespeare Festival (Read a review!)

7:30 PM Luke Bryan, with Brett Eldredge and Craig Campbell Lakeview Amphitheater

7:30 PM Mozart under the Stars Skaneateles Festival, featuring Misha Dichter, piano

8:00 PM 1984 Central New York Playhouse (Read a review!)

8:00 PM Summer Pops Symphoria

8:45 PM-11:00 PM The Connective Corridor UVP Summer Review: Haunted Ethnography: new experimental documentary Urban Video Project

9:00 PM Green Lakes Movie Night: Enchanted

Events for Sunday, August 13, 2017

11:00 AM-4:00 PM Fields and Meadows: New Work by Robert Colley and Lucie Wellner Gandee Gallery

11:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest Onondaga Historical Association

11:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I Onondaga Historical Association

12:00 PM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Everson Museum of Art

2:00 PM 1984 Central New York Playhouse (Read a review!)

2:00 PM As You Like It Syracuse Shakespeare Festival (Read a review!)

Events for Monday, August 14, 2017

7:00 PM Studio Two Liverpool is the Place

Events for Tuesday, August 15, 2017

6:00 PM Concert in the Park: Magical Mystery Tour with Paul Davie Town of Clay

6:00 PM Steel Magnolias Theatre Du Jour

Events for Wednesday, August 16, 2017

10:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I Onondaga Historical Association

10:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest Onondaga Historical Association

12:00 PM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Everson Museum of Art

5:00 PM-7:00 PM The Connective Corridor Wednesday at the Weighlock: A Cast of Thousands Erie Canal Museum

7:00 PM Michael Houston & Fifth Edition Liverpool is the Place

8:00 PM Joe Bonamassa Lakeview Amphitheater

Events for Thursday, August 17, 2017

10:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest Onondaga Historical Association

10:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I Onondaga Historical Association

11:00 AM-8:00 PM The Connective Corridor Meant to Be Shared: Selections from the Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints at Yale University Art Gallery SU Art Galleries

12:00 PM-8:00 PM The Connective Corridor Arise Unique Everson Museum of Art

12:00 PM-8:00 PM The Connective Corridor Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Everson Museum of Art

6:45 PM Deadly Inheritance Acme Mystery Company

7:00 PM-9:00 PM Jazz in the City: Marion Meadows with Dave Hanlon's Funky Jazz Band CNY Jazz Arts Foundation

7:00 PM The Connective Corridor Hooked Redhouse

8:00 PM 1984 Central New York Playhouse (Read a review!)

8:00 PM The Great Beyond Skaneateles Festival

8:15 PM The Connective Corridor Film Under The Stars: The Wizard of Oz Everson Museum of Art

8:15 PM-11:00 PM The Connective Corridor UVP Summer Review: Deborah Stratman: Xenoi Urban Video Project

Events for Friday, August 18, 2017

10:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I Onondaga Historical Association

10:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest Onondaga Historical Association

11:00 AM-2:00 PM The Connective Corridor All Poets and Heroes: Food Truck + Music Friday Everson Museum of Art

11:00 AM-4:30 PM The Connective Corridor Meant to Be Shared: Selections from the Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints at Yale University Art Gallery SU Art Galleries

12:00 PM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Arise Unique Everson Museum of Art

12:00 PM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Everson Museum of Art

5:30 PM As You Like It Syracuse Shakespeare Festival (Read a review!)

8:00 PM 1984 Central New York Playhouse (Read a review!)

8:00 PM Go/Hear: England Skaneateles Festival

8:15 PM-11:00 PM The Connective Corridor UVP Summer Review: Deborah Stratman: Xenoi Urban Video Project

Events for Saturday, August 19, 2017

10:00 AM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Everson Museum of Art

10:00 AM-5:00 PM The Connective Corridor Arise Unique Everson Museum of Art

11:00 AM-4:00 PM Fields and Meadows: New Work by Robert Colley and Lucie Wellner Gandee Gallery

11:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest Onondaga Historical Association

11:00 AM-4:00 PM The Connective Corridor The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I Onondaga Historical Association

11:00 AM-4:30 PM The Connective Corridor Meant to Be Shared: Selections from the Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints at Yale University Art Gallery SU Art Galleries

12:30 PM Snow White Magic Circle Children's Theatre

5:30 PM As You Like It Syracuse Shakespeare Festival (Read a review!)

6:30 PM Carol Bryant Trio

7:00 PM United We Rock Tour: REO Speedwagon, Styx, Don Felder Lakeview Amphitheater

7:30 PM A Cabaret Evening with Ute Lemper Skaneateles Festival

8:00 PM 1984 Central New York Playhouse (Read a review!)

8:15 PM-11:00 PM The Connective Corridor UVP Summer Review: Deborah Stratman: Xenoi Urban Video Project

Next week  >>>

Saturday, August 12, 2017


Art
 

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, August 12



Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of women's suffrage in New York State, Seen and Heard explores the use of the arts as a catalyst for social change and features the work of nine contemporary artists as well as several works from the Everson's collection.

Through this presentation, the exhibition considers the history of social and political activism in the arts and invites visitors to participate in a timely conversation about equal rights and civic engagement. The nine artists — Mildred Beltré, Yvonne Buchanan, Cassils, Lionel Cruet, Stella Marrs, Jessica Posner, Jessica Putnam-Phillips, Kevin Snipes, and Holly Zausner — share a passion for social equality and justice, and their work builds upon the extensive history of art as a form of activism. Working in sculpture, installation, printmaking, ceramics, photography, and video, each artist explores the language and tactics of protest in both subtle and overt ways.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 12



Fields and Meadows: New Work by Robert Colley and Lucie Wellner
Gandee Gallery

Gandee Gallery
7846 Main St., Fabius

The exhibition features photographs by Robert Colley and watercolor paintings by Lucie Wellner. Colley's photos are part of a series of landscapes from Scotland, Germany, Monterey, CA, and upstate New York, with an emphasis on the color yellow. He is a writer, editor, and photographer currently based in Fabius, NY. Wellner's plein air watercolors were painted during a recent trip to Kalymnos, Greece, and record a profusion of spring blooms. She lives in Pompey, NY.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 12



The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I
Onondaga Historical Association

Price: Free
Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, Onondaga Historical Association will present an exhibit on Onondaga County's role in the Great War.

The exhibit will feature photographs, posters, uniforms, gas masks, helmets and other military accoutrements, war souvenirs, home-front conservation items, letters, diaries, and other archival material and objects. These items will illustrate the impact World War I had on Onondaga County and the world at large. The exhibit will focus on the people, places, and events at home and abroad including military personnel and units, the nurse corps, Camp Syracuse, food conservation, the Split Rock munitions explosion, and the Spanish Influenza epidemic.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 12



All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Historical Association

Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

Recognizing 35 successful years of Syracuse Jazz Fest, OHA offers a visual exhibit on the history of Jazz Fest. OHA's visual exhibit will feature highlights of the musical festival, from the different venues, to music industry superstars and jazz legends, as well as some of our own homegrown musical talent.

With help from Jazz Fest founder and executive director, Frank Malfitano, the exhibit will be a walk down memory lane for some die-hard local music fans: Dizzy Gillespie's bulging cheeks while playing trumpet, Jean Luc Ponty's electrifying violin, B.B. King's guitar Lucille, Buckwheat Zydeco's accordion, Wynton Marsalis' big band style orchestra, or Kenny G's saxophone; or maybe singing to the songs of Aretha Franklin, the Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Natalie Cole, or Smokey Robinson. Whatever musical tastes exist in Central New York, Syracuse Jazz Fest has touched almost all of them.


Back to list
 

 

8:45 PM - 11:00 PM, August 12



UVP Summer Review: Haunted Ethnography: new experimental documentary
Urban Video Project

Price: Free
Everson Museum of Art Plaza
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Film starts at dusk.

Haunted Ethnography: new experimental documentary is a group exhibition and related indoor screening event showcasing several recent video and experimental film works by emerging artists exploring the rich but problematic genre of ethnographic documentary as a locus of aesthetic and conceptual innovation in the medium. In this selection of works, the boundary between the ethnographic and the auto-ethnographic blurs, and the traditional ethnographic "encounter with the other" becomes troubled, twinned, dislocated, haunted. Works by Carl Elsaesser, Sky Hopinka, and João Vieira Torres.



Back to list
 


Film
 

9:00 PM, August 12



Green Lakes Movie Night: Enchanted

Price: $8 vehicle entry fee
Green Lakes State Park
7900 Green Lakes Rd., Fayetteville

S'mores at 8:00 pm; movie at 9:00 pm. Popcorn will be served. Be sure to bring bug spray, blankets, and chairs.

In case of rain, movie will be shown indoors. Please contact the park at 315-637-6111 for new location.


Back to list
 


Music
 

5:00 PM, August 12



Mere Mortals
Beak & Skiff Apple Orchard

Price: $5
Beak & Skiff
2708 Lords Hill Rd., Lafayette


Back to list
 

 

7:30 PM, August 12



Luke Bryan, with Brett Eldredge and Craig Campbell
Lakeview Amphitheater

Lakeview Amphitheater
490 Restoration Way, Syracuse


Back to list
 

 

7:30 PM, August 12



Mozart under the Stars
Skaneateles Festival
David Zinman, conductor
Featuring Misha Dichter, piano

Price: $35, $25; children under 13 free in B section
Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards
2433 W. Lake Rd., Skaneateles

Mozart Overture to The Impresario
Mozart Piano Concerto in C Major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan"
Mozart Symphony No. 38 in D Major, "Prague"

Rain location: West Genesee High School, 5201 W. Genesee St., Camillus, 13031


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 12



Summer Pops
Symphoria

Camillus Erie Canal Park
5750 Devoe Rd., Camillus

Symphoria's String Quartet and Brass Quintet perform as part of Towpath Day at the aqueduct. This performance includes fireworks at the conclusion of the performance.


Back to list
 


Theater
 

12:30 PM, August 12



Snow White
Magic Circle Children's Theatre

Price: $6 (cash only)
Spaghetti Warehouse
689 N. Clinton St., Syracuse

A modern interactive retelling of the children's classic.


Back to list
 

 

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM, August 12



Launch Event
Breadcrumbs Productions

Price: Free (donations accepted)
ArtRage Gallery
505 Hawley Ave., Syracuse

Breadcrumbs Productions invites you to its launch event — an evening of entertainment, arts networking, and community support as we applaud the talented artists in our region and commit to the nourishment of a healthy artistic ecosystem in Central New York.


Back to list
 

 

5:30 PM, August 12



As You Like It
Syracuse Shakespeare Festival

Price: General admission free; premium seating $20 (includes a Beer Belly Deli meal, ice cream, a lawn chair, and a water bottle)
Thornden Park Amphitheater
Ostrom Ave., Syracuse

Tis a play! Shakespeare's hilarious comedy, As You Like It, features Kit Kuebler as Rosalind and Aaron Alexander as Orlando. You will surely be doubled over with laughter at the outrageous antics these characters go through as they flee from the grudge-bearing Duke Fredrick into the forest of Arden and along the way find true love.

Food will be for sale at the Thornden Park Bulldog's concession stand and ice cream from Gannon's sold at intermission at the house manager's table. Kids' area and prizes are available for children 10 and under and will be located near the house manager table.

Tickets available at syrsf.ticketleap.com.

Read a review!


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 12



1984
Central New York Playhouse
Chris Lupia, director

Price: $20
CNY Playhouse
Shoppingtown Mall, Entrance No. 4 (adjacent to parking garage), Dewitt

1984 is based on the dystopian novel by English author George Orwell. It is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstate Oceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation, dictated by a political system under the control of a privileged elite of the Inner Party, that persecutes individualism and independent thinking as "thoughtcrime." The tyranny is epitomized by Big Brother, the party leader. Little do they realize that Big Brother is always watching.

Read a Review!


Back to list
 


 

Sunday, August 13, 2017


Art
 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 13



Fields and Meadows: New Work by Robert Colley and Lucie Wellner
Gandee Gallery

Gandee Gallery
7846 Main St., Fabius

The exhibition features photographs by Robert Colley and watercolor paintings by Lucie Wellner. Colley's photos are part of a series of landscapes from Scotland, Germany, Monterey, CA, and upstate New York, with an emphasis on the color yellow. He is a writer, editor, and photographer currently based in Fabius, NY. Wellner's plein air watercolors were painted during a recent trip to Kalymnos, Greece, and record a profusion of spring blooms. She lives in Pompey, NY.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 13



All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Historical Association

Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

Recognizing 35 successful years of Syracuse Jazz Fest, OHA offers a visual exhibit on the history of Jazz Fest. OHA's visual exhibit will feature highlights of the musical festival, from the different venues, to music industry superstars and jazz legends, as well as some of our own homegrown musical talent.

With help from Jazz Fest founder and executive director, Frank Malfitano, the exhibit will be a walk down memory lane for some die-hard local music fans: Dizzy Gillespie's bulging cheeks while playing trumpet, Jean Luc Ponty's electrifying violin, B.B. King's guitar Lucille, Buckwheat Zydeco's accordion, Wynton Marsalis' big band style orchestra, or Kenny G's saxophone; or maybe singing to the songs of Aretha Franklin, the Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Natalie Cole, or Smokey Robinson. Whatever musical tastes exist in Central New York, Syracuse Jazz Fest has touched almost all of them.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 13



The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I
Onondaga Historical Association

Price: Free
Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, Onondaga Historical Association will present an exhibit on Onondaga County's role in the Great War.

The exhibit will feature photographs, posters, uniforms, gas masks, helmets and other military accoutrements, war souvenirs, home-front conservation items, letters, diaries, and other archival material and objects. These items will illustrate the impact World War I had on Onondaga County and the world at large. The exhibit will focus on the people, places, and events at home and abroad including military personnel and units, the nurse corps, Camp Syracuse, food conservation, the Split Rock munitions explosion, and the Spanish Influenza epidemic.


Back to list
 

 

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM, August 13



Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of women's suffrage in New York State, Seen and Heard explores the use of the arts as a catalyst for social change and features the work of nine contemporary artists as well as several works from the Everson's collection.

Through this presentation, the exhibition considers the history of social and political activism in the arts and invites visitors to participate in a timely conversation about equal rights and civic engagement. The nine artists — Mildred Beltré, Yvonne Buchanan, Cassils, Lionel Cruet, Stella Marrs, Jessica Posner, Jessica Putnam-Phillips, Kevin Snipes, and Holly Zausner — share a passion for social equality and justice, and their work builds upon the extensive history of art as a form of activism. Working in sculpture, installation, printmaking, ceramics, photography, and video, each artist explores the language and tactics of protest in both subtle and overt ways.


Back to list
 


Theater
 

2:00 PM, August 13



1984
Central New York Playhouse
Chris Lupia, director

Price: $17
CNY Playhouse
Shoppingtown Mall, Entrance No. 4 (adjacent to parking garage), Dewitt

1984 is based on the dystopian novel by English author George Orwell. It is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstate Oceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation, dictated by a political system under the control of a privileged elite of the Inner Party, that persecutes individualism and independent thinking as "thoughtcrime." The tyranny is epitomized by Big Brother, the party leader. Little do they realize that Big Brother is always watching.

Read a Review!


Back to list
 

 

2:00 PM, August 13



As You Like It
Syracuse Shakespeare Festival

Price: General admission free; premium seating $20 (includes a Beer Belly Deli meal, ice cream, a lawn chair, and a water bottle)
Thornden Park Amphitheater
Ostrom Ave., Syracuse

Tis a play! Shakespeare's hilarious comedy, As You Like It, features Kit Kuebler as Rosalind and Aaron Alexander as Orlando. You will surely be doubled over with laughter at the outrageous antics these characters go through as they flee from the grudge-bearing Duke Fredrick into the forest of Arden and along the way find true love.

Food will be for sale at the Thornden Park Bulldog's concession stand and ice cream from Gannon's sold at intermission at the house manager's table. Kids' area and prizes are available for children 10 and under and will be located near the house manager table.

Tickets available at syrsf.ticketleap.com.

Read a review!


Back to list
 


 

Monday, August 14, 2017


Music
 

7:00 PM, August 14



Studio Two
Liverpool is the Place

Price: Free
Johnson Park
Corner of Vine and Oswego Streets, Liverpool


Back to list
 


 

Tuesday, August 15, 2017


Music
 

6:00 PM, August 15



Concert in the Park: Magical Mystery Tour with Paul Davie
Town of Clay

Price: Free
Clay Central Park Amphitheater
Wetzel Road near Henry Clay Blvd., Clay


Back to list
 


Theater
 

6:00 PM, August 15



Steel Magnolias
Theatre Du Jour
Moe Harrington, director

Price: $60 (includes dinner and show)
Barnes Hiscock Mansion
930 James St., Syracuse

5:00 pm cocktail hour
6:00 pm dinner
7:00 pm show

Presented in dinner theatre format. An interactive play reading with a multi-media twist!

The action is set in Truvy's beauty salon in Chinquapin, LA, where all the ladies who are "anybody" come to have their hair done. Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle (who is not sure whether or not she is still married), the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town's rich curmudgeon, Ouiser, ("I'm not crazy, I've just been in a bad mood for forty years"); an eccentric millionaire, Miss Clairee, who has a raging sweet tooth; and the local social leader, M'Lynn, whose daughter, Shelby (the prettiest girl in town), is about to marry a "good ole boy." Filled with hilarious repartee and not a few acerbic but humorously revealing verbal collisions, the play moves toward tragedy when, in the second act, the spunky Shelby (who is a diabetic) risks pregnancy and forfeits her life. The sudden realization of their mortality affects the others, but also draws on the underlying strength—and love—which give the play and its characters the special quality to make them truly touching, funny, and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.

For more information or to reserve tickets, visit dujourcny.com.


Back to list
 


 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017


Art
 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 16



The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I
Onondaga Historical Association

Price: Free
Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, Onondaga Historical Association will present an exhibit on Onondaga County's role in the Great War.

The exhibit will feature photographs, posters, uniforms, gas masks, helmets and other military accoutrements, war souvenirs, home-front conservation items, letters, diaries, and other archival material and objects. These items will illustrate the impact World War I had on Onondaga County and the world at large. The exhibit will focus on the people, places, and events at home and abroad including military personnel and units, the nurse corps, Camp Syracuse, food conservation, the Split Rock munitions explosion, and the Spanish Influenza epidemic.


Back to list
 

 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 16



All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Historical Association

Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

Recognizing 35 successful years of Syracuse Jazz Fest, OHA offers a visual exhibit on the history of Jazz Fest. OHA's visual exhibit will feature highlights of the musical festival, from the different venues, to music industry superstars and jazz legends, as well as some of our own homegrown musical talent.

With help from Jazz Fest founder and executive director, Frank Malfitano, the exhibit will be a walk down memory lane for some die-hard local music fans: Dizzy Gillespie's bulging cheeks while playing trumpet, Jean Luc Ponty's electrifying violin, B.B. King's guitar Lucille, Buckwheat Zydeco's accordion, Wynton Marsalis' big band style orchestra, or Kenny G's saxophone; or maybe singing to the songs of Aretha Franklin, the Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Natalie Cole, or Smokey Robinson. Whatever musical tastes exist in Central New York, Syracuse Jazz Fest has touched almost all of them.


Back to list
 

 

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM, August 16



Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of women's suffrage in New York State, Seen and Heard explores the use of the arts as a catalyst for social change and features the work of nine contemporary artists as well as several works from the Everson's collection.

Through this presentation, the exhibition considers the history of social and political activism in the arts and invites visitors to participate in a timely conversation about equal rights and civic engagement. The nine artists — Mildred Beltré, Yvonne Buchanan, Cassils, Lionel Cruet, Stella Marrs, Jessica Posner, Jessica Putnam-Phillips, Kevin Snipes, and Holly Zausner — share a passion for social equality and justice, and their work builds upon the extensive history of art as a form of activism. Working in sculpture, installation, printmaking, ceramics, photography, and video, each artist explores the language and tactics of protest in both subtle and overt ways.


Back to list
 


Music
 

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, August 16



Wednesday at the Weighlock: A Cast of Thousands
Erie Canal Museum

Price: Free
Erie Canal Museum
318 Erie Blvd. E., Syracuse

Each Wednesdays at the Weighlock happy hour will have free admission, a collection item spotlight, live music, fun activities, and a cash bar.


Back to list
 

 

7:00 PM, August 16



Michael Houston & Fifth Edition
Liverpool is the Place

Price: Free
Johnson Park
Corner of Vine and Oswego Streets, Liverpool


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 16



Joe Bonamassa
Lakeview Amphitheater

Lakeview Amphitheater
490 Restoration Way, Syracuse


Back to list
 


 

Thursday, August 17, 2017


Art
 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 17



All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Historical Association

Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

Recognizing 35 successful years of Syracuse Jazz Fest, OHA offers a visual exhibit on the history of Jazz Fest. OHA's visual exhibit will feature highlights of the musical festival, from the different venues, to music industry superstars and jazz legends, as well as some of our own homegrown musical talent.

With help from Jazz Fest founder and executive director, Frank Malfitano, the exhibit will be a walk down memory lane for some die-hard local music fans: Dizzy Gillespie's bulging cheeks while playing trumpet, Jean Luc Ponty's electrifying violin, B.B. King's guitar Lucille, Buckwheat Zydeco's accordion, Wynton Marsalis' big band style orchestra, or Kenny G's saxophone; or maybe singing to the songs of Aretha Franklin, the Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Natalie Cole, or Smokey Robinson. Whatever musical tastes exist in Central New York, Syracuse Jazz Fest has touched almost all of them.


Back to list
 

 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 17



The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I
Onondaga Historical Association

Price: Free
Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, Onondaga Historical Association will present an exhibit on Onondaga County's role in the Great War.

The exhibit will feature photographs, posters, uniforms, gas masks, helmets and other military accoutrements, war souvenirs, home-front conservation items, letters, diaries, and other archival material and objects. These items will illustrate the impact World War I had on Onondaga County and the world at large. The exhibit will focus on the people, places, and events at home and abroad including military personnel and units, the nurse corps, Camp Syracuse, food conservation, the Split Rock munitions explosion, and the Spanish Influenza epidemic.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM, August 17



Meant to Be Shared: Selections from the Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints at Yale University Art Gallery
SU Art Galleries

Price: Free
SU Art Galleries, Shaffer Art Building
Syracuse University, Syracuse

Beginning in the late 1970s, philanthropist Arthur Ross (1910-2007) avidly collected for his eponymous foundation works of art by some of the most renowned printmakers of the last several centuries. The Arthur Ross Collection eventually came to comprise more than 1,200 17th- to 20th-century Italian, Spanish, and French prints of exceptional quality. Highlights include works by Francisco Goya, the first artist whom Ross collected; Giovanni Battista Piranesi's views of 18th-century and ancient Rome, which reflect Ross's love of classicism and the Eternal City; and Édouard Manet's illustrations for Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem The Raven.

From the collection's early years, The Arthur Ross Foundation frequently lent to academic institutions, museums, and cultural organizations, such that for three decades, some portion of the collection was accessible to the public.

Organized by the Yale University Art Gallery, and made possible by the Ross Foundation, Syracuse University Art Galleries is the final venue for this touring exhibition.


Back to list
 

 

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM, August 17



Arise Unique
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Coordinated by Arise, a non-profit agency based in Syracuse, Unique celebrates the artistic talents of Central New Yorkers living with disabilities. The works included in this exhibition eloquently speak to the myriad thoughts, ideas, and feelings that all humans share, regardless of individual ability or circumstance. The annual competition invites submissions of art and literature which are then selected for display by a panel of judges, and the works are exhibited in several venues throughout CNY.


Back to list
 

 

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM, August 17



Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of women's suffrage in New York State, Seen and Heard explores the use of the arts as a catalyst for social change and features the work of nine contemporary artists as well as several works from the Everson's collection.

Through this presentation, the exhibition considers the history of social and political activism in the arts and invites visitors to participate in a timely conversation about equal rights and civic engagement. The nine artists — Mildred Beltré, Yvonne Buchanan, Cassils, Lionel Cruet, Stella Marrs, Jessica Posner, Jessica Putnam-Phillips, Kevin Snipes, and Holly Zausner — share a passion for social equality and justice, and their work builds upon the extensive history of art as a form of activism. Working in sculpture, installation, printmaking, ceramics, photography, and video, each artist explores the language and tactics of protest in both subtle and overt ways.


Back to list
 

 

8:15 PM - 11:00 PM, August 17



UVP Summer Review: Deborah Stratman: Xenoi
Urban Video Project

Price: Free
Everson Museum of Art Plaza
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Film starts at dusk. 2016, 15:20 minutes, HD video

In Deborah Stratman's Xenoi, the Greek island of Syros is visited by a series of unexpected guests: immutable forms, outside of time, aloof observers of the human condition. The hovering guests include five regular, convex polyhedrons comprised of identically sided, congruent faces: the tetrahedron, cube, octahedron, dodecahedron and icosahedron. These are Platonic Solids, named for the famed ancient Greek philosopher, who described them as part of a higher level of reality in his dialogue, "Timeaus."


Back to list
 


Film
 

7:00 PM, August 17



Hooked
Redhouse

Price: $15
Redhouse
219 S. West St., Syracuse

Redhouse is proud to present a timely, narrative, feature film debut from writer/director and Instagram superstar Max Emerson (@maxisms), which, with grit and humor, captures the plight of LGBTQ dispossessed youth in the United States.

Hooked tells the story of Jack: a homeless teenage prostitute with a smart mouth, impulsive tendencies, and a bad boy swagger. He battles through a violent world of reckless johns desperately seeking a better life with his boyfriend. When a closeted older client enters the picture, Jack's challenges mount as he is taken from the homeless shelters of Manhattan to the shiny but deceptive dream of a better life in Miami. The story depicts a harsh and tantalizing world where even good intentions can cause ruinous results.

The screening will be followed by a Q&A Panel and Meet and Greet with Director Max Emerson, star Conor Donnally, and other cast members.

In the United States, 40% of homeless youth identify as LGBTQ. RedHouse will commit the profits of this evening to Central New York organizations that serve homeless LGBTQ kids.


Back to list
 

 

8:15 PM, August 17



Film Under The Stars: The Wizard of Oz
Everson Museum of Art

Price: Free
Everson Museum of Art Plaza
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

The Wizard of Oz (1939, G)
A tornado whisks young Kansas native Dorothy and her dog Toto away to the magical land of Oz, where they befriend a Scarecrow, a Tin Man, and a Cowardly Lion on their journey to confront the Wicked Witch of the West and visit the wonderful Wizard of Oz.

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and settle in on the Everson Community Plaza to enjoy films projected onto the façade of the Museum building. Film starts at dusk.


Back to list
 


Music
 

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, August 17



Jazz in the City: Marion Meadows with Dave Hanlon's Funky Jazz Band
CNY Jazz Arts Foundation

Price: Free
700 Block of North Salina St.
Syracuse

Lawn chairs recommended for seating. Ronnie Lee will provide music inside Attilio's Restaurant before and after the concert.


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 17



The Great Beyond
Skaneateles Festival
Daniel Hege, conductor

Price: $32, $25 regular; $30, $23 seniors/students; children under 13 free in B section
First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles

Fauré Requiem
Bach, Lizt, Messiaen, Eric Whitacre: Short instrumental and choral selections on the theme of eternity

Performers include The Antioch Chamber Ensemble; Jesse Mills, violin; Aaron Wunsch, piano


Back to list
 


Theater
 

6:45 PM, August 17



Deadly Inheritance
Acme Mystery Company

Spaghetti Warehouse
689 N. Clinton St., Syracuse

The matriarch of a wealthy family is gravely ill and wishing to settle her estate. First, her long lost younger son must be declared officially dead. That's where the fun begins! Join in as you and the other intensely greedy relatives gather to memorialize "Little Dickie" and battle for position to receive the lion's share of the family's $13 billion fortune. Be careful at this gathering, however — the next memorial could be for you.


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 17



1984
Central New York Playhouse
Chris Lupia, director

Price: $17
CNY Playhouse
Shoppingtown Mall, Entrance No. 4 (adjacent to parking garage), Dewitt

1984 is based on the dystopian novel by English author George Orwell. It is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstate Oceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation, dictated by a political system under the control of a privileged elite of the Inner Party, that persecutes individualism and independent thinking as "thoughtcrime." The tyranny is epitomized by Big Brother, the party leader. Little do they realize that Big Brother is always watching.

Read a Review!


Back to list
 


 

Friday, August 18, 2017


Art
 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 18



The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I
Onondaga Historical Association

Price: Free
Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, Onondaga Historical Association will present an exhibit on Onondaga County's role in the Great War.

The exhibit will feature photographs, posters, uniforms, gas masks, helmets and other military accoutrements, war souvenirs, home-front conservation items, letters, diaries, and other archival material and objects. These items will illustrate the impact World War I had on Onondaga County and the world at large. The exhibit will focus on the people, places, and events at home and abroad including military personnel and units, the nurse corps, Camp Syracuse, food conservation, the Split Rock munitions explosion, and the Spanish Influenza epidemic.


Back to list
 

 

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 18



All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Historical Association

Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

Recognizing 35 successful years of Syracuse Jazz Fest, OHA offers a visual exhibit on the history of Jazz Fest. OHA's visual exhibit will feature highlights of the musical festival, from the different venues, to music industry superstars and jazz legends, as well as some of our own homegrown musical talent.

With help from Jazz Fest founder and executive director, Frank Malfitano, the exhibit will be a walk down memory lane for some die-hard local music fans: Dizzy Gillespie's bulging cheeks while playing trumpet, Jean Luc Ponty's electrifying violin, B.B. King's guitar Lucille, Buckwheat Zydeco's accordion, Wynton Marsalis' big band style orchestra, or Kenny G's saxophone; or maybe singing to the songs of Aretha Franklin, the Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Natalie Cole, or Smokey Robinson. Whatever musical tastes exist in Central New York, Syracuse Jazz Fest has touched almost all of them.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:30 PM, August 18



Meant to Be Shared: Selections from the Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints at Yale University Art Gallery
SU Art Galleries

Price: Free
SU Art Galleries, Shaffer Art Building
Syracuse University, Syracuse

Beginning in the late 1970s, philanthropist Arthur Ross (1910-2007) avidly collected for his eponymous foundation works of art by some of the most renowned printmakers of the last several centuries. The Arthur Ross Collection eventually came to comprise more than 1,200 17th- to 20th-century Italian, Spanish, and French prints of exceptional quality. Highlights include works by Francisco Goya, the first artist whom Ross collected; Giovanni Battista Piranesi's views of 18th-century and ancient Rome, which reflect Ross's love of classicism and the Eternal City; and Édouard Manet's illustrations for Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem The Raven.

From the collection's early years, The Arthur Ross Foundation frequently lent to academic institutions, museums, and cultural organizations, such that for three decades, some portion of the collection was accessible to the public.

Organized by the Yale University Art Gallery, and made possible by the Ross Foundation, Syracuse University Art Galleries is the final venue for this touring exhibition.


Back to list
 

 

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM, August 18



Arise Unique
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Coordinated by Arise, a non-profit agency based in Syracuse, Unique celebrates the artistic talents of Central New Yorkers living with disabilities. The works included in this exhibition eloquently speak to the myriad thoughts, ideas, and feelings that all humans share, regardless of individual ability or circumstance. The annual competition invites submissions of art and literature which are then selected for display by a panel of judges, and the works are exhibited in several venues throughout CNY.


Back to list
 

 

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM, August 18



Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of women's suffrage in New York State, Seen and Heard explores the use of the arts as a catalyst for social change and features the work of nine contemporary artists as well as several works from the Everson's collection.

Through this presentation, the exhibition considers the history of social and political activism in the arts and invites visitors to participate in a timely conversation about equal rights and civic engagement. The nine artists — Mildred Beltré, Yvonne Buchanan, Cassils, Lionel Cruet, Stella Marrs, Jessica Posner, Jessica Putnam-Phillips, Kevin Snipes, and Holly Zausner — share a passion for social equality and justice, and their work builds upon the extensive history of art as a form of activism. Working in sculpture, installation, printmaking, ceramics, photography, and video, each artist explores the language and tactics of protest in both subtle and overt ways.


Back to list
 

 

8:15 PM - 11:00 PM, August 18



UVP Summer Review: Deborah Stratman: Xenoi
Urban Video Project

Price: Free
Everson Museum of Art Plaza
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Film starts at dusk. 2016, 15:20 minutes, HD video

In Deborah Stratman's Xenoi, the Greek island of Syros is visited by a series of unexpected guests: immutable forms, outside of time, aloof observers of the human condition. The hovering guests include five regular, convex polyhedrons comprised of identically sided, congruent faces: the tetrahedron, cube, octahedron, dodecahedron and icosahedron. These are Platonic Solids, named for the famed ancient Greek philosopher, who described them as part of a higher level of reality in his dialogue, "Timeaus."


Back to list
 


Music
 

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, August 18



All Poets and Heroes: Food Truck + Music Friday
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art Plaza
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Enjoy food truck fare, live music from 12:30-1:30 pm, and art.


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 18



Go/Hear: England
Skaneateles Festival

Price: $32, $25 regular; $30, $23 seniors/students; children under 13 free in B section
First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
97 E. Genesee St., Skaneateles

Tallis Loquebantur variis
English Renaissance Madrigals
Vaughan Williams Three English Folk Songs
Elgar Violin Sonata
Purcell Fantazia a 3 in D Minor
Britten Phantasy Quartet for oboe and strings
Adès Court Studies from The Tempest
Mealor Ubi caritas for the Royal Wedding
The Beatles song arrangements

Performers include The Antioch Chamber Ensemble; Julia Bruskin, cello; Jesse Mills, violin; Peggy Pearson, oboe; Aaron Wunsch, piano; Ivan Yumagulov, piano


Back to list
 


Theater
 

5:30 PM, August 18



As You Like It
Syracuse Shakespeare Festival

Price: General admission free; premium seating $20 (includes a Beer Belly Deli meal, ice cream, a lawn chair, and a water bottle)
Thornden Park Amphitheater
Ostrom Ave., Syracuse

Tis a play! Shakespeare's hilarious comedy, As You Like It, features Kit Kuebler as Rosalind and Aaron Alexander as Orlando. You will surely be doubled over with laughter at the outrageous antics these characters go through as they flee from the grudge-bearing Duke Fredrick into the forest of Arden and along the way find true love.

Food will be for sale at the Thornden Park Bulldog's concession stand and ice cream from Gannon's sold at intermission at the house manager's table. Kids' area and prizes are available for children 10 and under and will be located near the house manager table.

Tickets available at syrsf.ticketleap.com.

Read a review!


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 18



1984
Central New York Playhouse
Chris Lupia, director

Price: $20
CNY Playhouse
Shoppingtown Mall, Entrance No. 4 (adjacent to parking garage), Dewitt

1984 is based on the dystopian novel by English author George Orwell. It is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstate Oceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation, dictated by a political system under the control of a privileged elite of the Inner Party, that persecutes individualism and independent thinking as "thoughtcrime." The tyranny is epitomized by Big Brother, the party leader. Little do they realize that Big Brother is always watching.

Read a Review!


Back to list
 


 

Saturday, August 19, 2017


Art
 

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, August 19



Seen and Heard: An Active Commemoration of Women's Suffrage
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of women's suffrage in New York State, Seen and Heard explores the use of the arts as a catalyst for social change and features the work of nine contemporary artists as well as several works from the Everson's collection.

Through this presentation, the exhibition considers the history of social and political activism in the arts and invites visitors to participate in a timely conversation about equal rights and civic engagement. The nine artists — Mildred Beltré, Yvonne Buchanan, Cassils, Lionel Cruet, Stella Marrs, Jessica Posner, Jessica Putnam-Phillips, Kevin Snipes, and Holly Zausner — share a passion for social equality and justice, and their work builds upon the extensive history of art as a form of activism. Working in sculpture, installation, printmaking, ceramics, photography, and video, each artist explores the language and tactics of protest in both subtle and overt ways.


Back to list
 

 

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, August 19



Arise Unique
Everson Museum of Art

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Coordinated by Arise, a non-profit agency based in Syracuse, Unique celebrates the artistic talents of Central New Yorkers living with disabilities. The works included in this exhibition eloquently speak to the myriad thoughts, ideas, and feelings that all humans share, regardless of individual ability or circumstance. The annual competition invites submissions of art and literature which are then selected for display by a panel of judges, and the works are exhibited in several venues throughout CNY.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 19



Fields and Meadows: New Work by Robert Colley and Lucie Wellner
Gandee Gallery

Gandee Gallery
7846 Main St., Fabius

The exhibition features photographs by Robert Colley and watercolor paintings by Lucie Wellner. Colley's photos are part of a series of landscapes from Scotland, Germany, Monterey, CA, and upstate New York, with an emphasis on the color yellow. He is a writer, editor, and photographer currently based in Fabius, NY. Wellner's plein air watercolors were painted during a recent trip to Kalymnos, Greece, and record a profusion of spring blooms. She lives in Pompey, NY.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 19



All That Jazz: 35 Years of Syracuse Jazz Fest
Onondaga Historical Association

Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

Recognizing 35 successful years of Syracuse Jazz Fest, OHA offers a visual exhibit on the history of Jazz Fest. OHA's visual exhibit will feature highlights of the musical festival, from the different venues, to music industry superstars and jazz legends, as well as some of our own homegrown musical talent.

With help from Jazz Fest founder and executive director, Frank Malfitano, the exhibit will be a walk down memory lane for some die-hard local music fans: Dizzy Gillespie's bulging cheeks while playing trumpet, Jean Luc Ponty's electrifying violin, B.B. King's guitar Lucille, Buckwheat Zydeco's accordion, Wynton Marsalis' big band style orchestra, or Kenny G's saxophone; or maybe singing to the songs of Aretha Franklin, the Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, Natalie Cole, or Smokey Robinson. Whatever musical tastes exist in Central New York, Syracuse Jazz Fest has touched almost all of them.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, August 19



The War to End All Wars: Onondaga County Encounters World War I
Onondaga Historical Association

Price: Free
Onondaga Historical Association
321 Montgomery St., Syracuse

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, Onondaga Historical Association will present an exhibit on Onondaga County's role in the Great War.

The exhibit will feature photographs, posters, uniforms, gas masks, helmets and other military accoutrements, war souvenirs, home-front conservation items, letters, diaries, and other archival material and objects. These items will illustrate the impact World War I had on Onondaga County and the world at large. The exhibit will focus on the people, places, and events at home and abroad including military personnel and units, the nurse corps, Camp Syracuse, food conservation, the Split Rock munitions explosion, and the Spanish Influenza epidemic.


Back to list
 

 

11:00 AM - 4:30 PM, August 19



Meant to Be Shared: Selections from the Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints at Yale University Art Gallery
SU Art Galleries

Price: Free
SU Art Galleries, Shaffer Art Building
Syracuse University, Syracuse

Beginning in the late 1970s, philanthropist Arthur Ross (1910-2007) avidly collected for his eponymous foundation works of art by some of the most renowned printmakers of the last several centuries. The Arthur Ross Collection eventually came to comprise more than 1,200 17th- to 20th-century Italian, Spanish, and French prints of exceptional quality. Highlights include works by Francisco Goya, the first artist whom Ross collected; Giovanni Battista Piranesi's views of 18th-century and ancient Rome, which reflect Ross's love of classicism and the Eternal City; and Édouard Manet's illustrations for Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem The Raven.

From the collection's early years, The Arthur Ross Foundation frequently lent to academic institutions, museums, and cultural organizations, such that for three decades, some portion of the collection was accessible to the public.

Organized by the Yale University Art Gallery, and made possible by the Ross Foundation, Syracuse University Art Galleries is the final venue for this touring exhibition.


Back to list
 

 

8:15 PM - 11:00 PM, August 19



UVP Summer Review: Deborah Stratman: Xenoi
Urban Video Project

Price: Free
Everson Museum of Art Plaza
401 Harrison St., Syracuse

Film starts at dusk. 2016, 15:20 minutes, HD video

In Deborah Stratman's Xenoi, the Greek island of Syros is visited by a series of unexpected guests: immutable forms, outside of time, aloof observers of the human condition. The hovering guests include five regular, convex polyhedrons comprised of identically sided, congruent faces: the tetrahedron, cube, octahedron, dodecahedron and icosahedron. These are Platonic Solids, named for the famed ancient Greek philosopher, who described them as part of a higher level of reality in his dialogue, "Timeaus."


Back to list
 


Music
 

6:30 PM, August 19



Carol Bryant Trio

Price: Free
Bailiwick Market and Cafe
441 Route 5, Elbridge

The 2017 SAMMY-nominated Carol Bryant Trio features Carol on vocals, Bruce Wood on guitar, and Dave Arliss on bass. With a foundation in jazz standards and bossa nova, the trio also plays a wide variety of acoustic music, including favorites by Stevie Wonder, James Taylor, Norah Jones, and more.


Back to list
 

 

7:00 PM, August 19



United We Rock Tour: REO Speedwagon, Styx, Don Felder
Lakeview Amphitheater

Lakeview Amphitheater
490 Restoration Way, Syracuse


Back to list
 

 

7:30 PM, August 19



A Cabaret Evening with Ute Lemper
Skaneateles Festival

Price: $35, $25; children under 13 free in B section
Robinson Pavilion at Anyela's Vineyards
2433 W. Lake Rd., Skaneateles

Cabaret legend Ute Lemper is beloved the world over for her captivating stage presence. "One of the great chanteuses" (New Yorker), the singer-actress starred in the musicals Cabaret and Chicago in New York, London, and Paris, and is the world's leading performer of Kurt Weill's music ("Mack the Knife"). She brings her all-star international band of piano, bandoneon, bass, and drums to the Robinson Pavilion.

Rain location: West Genesee High School, 5201 W. Genesee St., Camillus, 13031


Back to list
 


Theater
 

12:30 PM, August 19



Snow White
Magic Circle Children's Theatre

Price: $6 (cash only)
Spaghetti Warehouse
689 N. Clinton St., Syracuse

A modern interactive retelling of the children's classic.


Back to list
 

 

5:30 PM, August 19



As You Like It
Syracuse Shakespeare Festival

Price: General admission free; premium seating $20 (includes a Beer Belly Deli meal, ice cream, a lawn chair, and a water bottle)
Thornden Park Amphitheater
Ostrom Ave., Syracuse

Tis a play! Shakespeare's hilarious comedy, As You Like It, features Kit Kuebler as Rosalind and Aaron Alexander as Orlando. You will surely be doubled over with laughter at the outrageous antics these characters go through as they flee from the grudge-bearing Duke Fredrick into the forest of Arden and along the way find true love.

Food will be for sale at the Thornden Park Bulldog's concession stand and ice cream from Gannon's sold at intermission at the house manager's table. Kids' area and prizes are available for children 10 and under and will be located near the house manager table.

Tickets available at syrsf.ticketleap.com.

Read a review!


Back to list
 

 

8:00 PM, August 19



1984
Central New York Playhouse
Chris Lupia, director

Price: $20
CNY Playhouse
Shoppingtown Mall, Entrance No. 4 (adjacent to parking garage), Dewitt

1984 is based on the dystopian novel by English author George Orwell. It is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstate Oceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation, dictated by a political system under the control of a privileged elite of the Inner Party, that persecutes individualism and independent thinking as "thoughtcrime." The tyranny is epitomized by Big Brother, the party leader. Little do they realize that Big Brother is always watching.

Read a Review!


Back to list
 


 
Next week >>>
 

 



Home · Calendar · Search · Directory · Links

 

 

Submit your events to web@syracusearts.net.
© 2001-2017 SyracuseArts.net