Annual juried exhibition featuring 75 contemporary works of art by 73 New York State artists. Artists in this year's exhibition were selected from 549 submissions by 294 artists. This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, video, sculpture, book arts and more.
Using a basic lighting kit, participants will design creative lighting fixtures using found objects like glass bottles, straws, or silverware. Artist and teacher Robert Loring often creates art using repurposed objects. Create unique lamps, sconces, and other lighting creations will add a unique recycled artistic touch to any home. Lighting kits will be sold separately. 6-8pm $15/members, $20/non-members.
"The Fantasticks," is hosted by Carnytown Productions and Produced by Tom Hoey, with Simon Moody, Jack Sherman and Joel Weirick as co-producers. The Auburn production of "The Fantasticks" with book and lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt is now celebrating its 51st year. This "longest-running musical in the world" features direction by James Cantu, musical direction by Barbara Mushock, choreography by Yvonne Villano-Hassett and set design by Navroz Dabu. Wine and Beer will be available with proper I.D., and snacks may be purchased during intermission. Daily shows 2:00 & 8:00pm, tickets $25/person.
A Better Life is a poignant story about the struggle of an honest, profoundly decent man to survive as an illegal alien in LA. Utterly devoid of political posturing and moralizing, the film deals instead with the universal human yearning for security, stability, and at least some degree of happiness in one's life. 4/20, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 4/21, 8:00 pm. Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door.
Families will have the opportunity to experience the Seward House through the eyes of William Seward's daughter, Fanny. Drawing heavily from Fanny's extensive diaries, a guide playing Fanny will give a first-person account of her life, touching on the topics of abolition, women's rights, her family's experience during the Civil War, and what it was like to be a child during the 19th century. Appropriate for Grades 4-12. 10:00 am - 11:30 am or 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm. $10/adults, $8/children 12 & under.
JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI is the story of 85 year-old Jiro Ono, considered by many to be the world's greatest sushi chef. He is the proprietor of Sukiyabashi Jiro, a 10-seat, sushi-only restaurant inauspiciously located in a Tokyo subway station. a thoughtful and elegant meditation on work, family, and the art of perfection, chronicling Jiro's life as both an unparalleled success in the culinary world, and a loving yet complicated father. 4/27, 1:00 & 8:00 pm, 4/28, 8:00 pm. Tickets $5/online, $6/at the door.
Andy's unique brand of comedy has landed him appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Andy is a regular performer at all of New York City's top comedy clubs including Comic Strip Live and Gotham Comedy Club. Tickets $12.00, 8pm.