Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted throughout New York State, and the lengthy days of July and August imply summer time leisure can flourish as common in Central New York. Organizations will keep quite a lot of security protocols which may embody restricted seating, masking for unvaccinated patrons and on-line ticket purchases. Verify the web site of every occasion for particulars.
Native arts and music occasions in alphabetical order are as observe:
July brings a full schedule of music, poetry and visible artwork to the village of Cazenovia. The annual pageant begins with the exhibit of a month-long curated present of the work of 24 Central New York artists and concludes with a efficiency of latest music from Younger Composers Nook contributors at Lakeland Park.
Elements of the annual celebration of the humanities are woven into village actions, such because the weekly Cazenovia Farmers Market (new music from 10 to midday), the Fourth of July Parade, and native companies. Patrick Lawler, together with Eric Evans and David Hitchcock of the YMCA Downtown Writers Heart, will coordinate a poetry/writers occasion July 13 and.
Ticketed occasions embody “Libba Cotton,” a brand new opera that will likely be carried out July 17 at 7:30 p.m. on the Catherine Cummings Theater, and “New Music Strikes Gold,” July 25 at 4 p.m. on the First Presbyterian Church.
Brochures with schedules will likely be obtainable all through the village. For data, go to the web site at [email protected].
CORTLAND REPERTORY THEATRE
Tribute concert events, exhibits for kids, musical performs and Shakespeare fill a six-program season at Cortland Repertory Theatre’s Pavilion Theater at Little York Lake. Actors will carry out on an out of doors stage 12 ft from the primary row of the viewers so the actors don’t should be masked. No tickets will likely be offered on the door; no single tickets will likely be offered. Purchases have to be made upfront in plenty of two, three or 4. Program data and bios will likely be on-line, and the refreshment tent will likely be open solely earlier than curtain time.
What: 9 out of doors performances in repertory
“Pirate Schmirate!” July 8 – 11 at midday
“Shut To You” July 8, 9 at 7:30 p.m. and July 10 at 3 and seven:30 p.m.
“The Honky Tonk Angles” July 15 – 23 (July 18 and 21 at 2 p.m.; others at 7:30 p.m.)
“The Wizard of Oz” July 16 and 17 at 10 a.m. and a couple of pm. (drive by way of occasion)
The Adam Lee Decker Trio July 24 at 2 and seven:30 p.m.
“The Full Works of July 28 – 31 at 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. present July 30
“Goin’ to the chapel” Aug. 5 – 13 (Aug. 6 and eight at 2 p.m.; others at 7:30 p.m.)
“How Candy it Is” Aug. 14 at 2 and seven:30 p.m., and Aug. 15 at 2 p.m.
“A Midsummer Evening’s Dream” Aug. 19 – 21 at 7:30p.m. with a 2 p.m. present Aug.20
Tickets: Costs fluctuate in accordance with present, seating, and particular reductions. Name 607-756-2627 or examine the CRT web site for particulars.
The place: Dwyer Memorial Park, 6799 Little York Lake Rd., Prebble.
In a nod to the pandemic season, “Glimmerglass on the Grass” has a brand new out of doors stage and gives viewers seating in “Pageant Squares.” Every socially distanced area accommodates 4 individuals. Purchaser should pay for all the sq. and supply low-back chair or blanket for garden seating. Masks are required besides when in that designated area, the place patrons may eat meals from dwelling or native takeout. No meals will likely be offered on website; bogs will likely be open.
What: Six 90-minute opera and musical productions in repertoire
When: “The Magic Flute” July 15 – Aug. 17
“To The world” July 16 – Aug. 8
“Songbird” July 30 – Aug. 13
“Il Trovatore” Aug. 1 – 14
“Gods and Mortals” Aug. 13 – 16
“The Ardour of Mary Aug. 5 – 13
The place: 7300 St. Freeway 80, Cooperstown, New York
Tickets: Web site or Field Workplace, 607-547-2255
Worth: Pageant Squares accommodate as much as 4 individuals and promote for $80 to $350 every efficiency relying on which zone is chosen; should purchase total sq..
Notice: Particulars associated to climate and refund/alternate coverage are on the web site. Covid protocols are defined on the web site “FAQ” web page.
OSWEGO PLAYERS THEATER
Based in 1938, Oswego Gamers Theater continues its custom of summer time productions with a present that was able to launch when the pandemic protocols closed all venues in 2020. With a lot of the solid returning, the troupe will stage the present in August.
A particular invitational efficiency on Aug. 4 will increase funds for the Patrick Carman Joyful Coronary heart Theater Scholarship.
Oswego Gamers’ Theater Arts Youth Academy will quickly announce a summer time schedule of actions for younger individuals.
What: “Dearly Departed,” a comedy by David Bottrell and Jessie Jones
When: Aug. 6, 7; 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m., and Aug. 8 and 15 at 2 p.m.
The place: Francis Marion Brown Theater at Fort Ontario, Oswego
Tickets: $15 adults; $10 college students and seniors
Notice: Free parking across the purple brick constructing
SYRACUSE SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK
Having wrapped up “Troilus and Cressida” with a sold-out present June 13, SSITP continues within the amphitheater of Thorndon Park with six August performances of “The Comedy Of Errors,” the bard’s story of two units of similar twins separated at start. The reunion of the 2 aristocrats and their servants within the Greek metropolis of Ephesus and the whimsical misadventures that ensue make this early play preferrred for out of doors summer time leisure.
What: “The Comedy of Errors”
The place: Amphitheater of Thornden Park, Thornden Park Dr., Syracuse
When: Aug. 6 – 15, Friday and Saturday at 5:30 p.m.; Sundays, 2 p.m.
Tickets: Garden seating is free, however have to be reserved upfront on the SSITP web site
Premium: For $30, patrons have reserved entrance seating and meals vouchers.
Meals: Beer Stomach Deli and Gannon’s Isle will promote meals on website; individuals might deliver meals
An array of occasions will run from Aug. 3 by way of Aug. 28 on the Robinson Pavilion at Anyela’s Vineyards, the Mandana Barn, and areas to be introduced.
Skanfest U, an tutorial alternative specializing in “Voices Unheard: Composers on the Margins” will likely be coordinated by Aaron Wunsch, school member at The Juilliard College and co-artistic director along with his spouse, Julia Bruskin, of the Skaneateles Pageant. These will run just about Aug. 3, 10, 17 and 24, offering context for music to be carried out throughout the pageant.
Particulars of performances are on-line at skanfest.org and will likely be up to date because the season evolves.
What: Skaneateles Pageant’s forty second season of music by the lake
Dover Quartet Aug. 12 at 8 p.m.
Invoice Charlap Trio Aug. 13 and 14 at 8 p.m.
“The Voice Inside” Aug. 26 8 p.m.
Time For Three Aug. 27 and 28 at 8 p.m. (additionally a Youngsters matinee)
Tickets: Season passes cowl 4 concert events and vary from $125 to $175; Skanfest U is included. Saturday Collection tickets price $70 to $100. Single ticket costs are $30 to $60; two younger individuals 18 and beneath might attend free with grownup purchases in part B. Name 315-685-7418 for details about VIP seating and ticket upgrades.
Out of doors concert events are a part of the Symphoria custom, and extra occasions will likely be introduced as communities and sponsors reply to the lifting of restrictions in New York State.
What: Central New York’s skilled orchestra and ensembles
When and The place:
Wind Quintet July 9, 7 p.m. Lorenzo State Historic Website (chairs supplied)
Chamber Music July 22, 8 p.m. Carol Watson Greenhouse
Orchestra July 23, 7 p.m. Fort Ontario
Orchestra July 24, 7:30 p.m. Beard Park, Fayetteville
Honor America Pops July 31, 8 p.m. Ft. Stanwix, Rome (Fireworks)
Tickets: Free; some concert events require registration earlier than the occasion.
Particulars: experiencesymphoria.org for Covid protocols and ticket data
Seating: Out of doors; take blankets or low-back chairs for seating
THANASIS THEATRE COMPANY
New to the summer time theater scene, this firm will current its first manufacturing in July on the New York State Fairgrounds. Founder J. R. Westfall will direct; Ben Borenstein would be the music director. Written by Chris Miller and Nathan Tysen, the present will reveal six intersecting tales of characters who’re every working away from one thing.
What: “Fugitive Songs”
The place: Empire Theater on the NYS Truthful
When: July 23, 8 p.m. – July Aug. 1, 3 p.m.
Tickets: $28 for desk seating; $18 normal admission; reductions for senior residents and college students.
Particulars: Anybody beneath 16 have to be accompanied by an grownup. Name 315-395-9973 for data.
THE REV THEATRE CO.
A brand new title for Auburn’s historic Merry-Go-Spherical Playhouse, The Rev Theatre Co. continues to provide full-scale skilled musical exhibits within the Preston H. Thomas Theater in Emerson Park. Three productions are programmed for 2021. In accordance with the group’s web site, HVAC has been modified to provide persevering with air circulation and a purification system ensures optimum air high quality for workers, actors and viewers. See tips on the group’s web site for particular attendance necessities.
What: “Broadway within the Finger Lakes”
When: Verify the web site for instances on the next dates:
“forty second Avenue” June 30 – July 28
“Footloose” Aug. 4 – Sept. 1
“Virtually Heaven” Sept. 8 – 29
The place: Merry-Go-Spherical Playhouse, 6877 E. Lake Rd., Auburn
Tickets: Patrons are inspired to buy tickets previous to arrival. Single tickets price $53 to $65; group charges obtainable. For particulars, name 315-255-1785