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Old favorites. New favorites. Challenging. Refreshing. Mind bending.
Year around you’ll find events to fit your taste. Old music that takes you back. New music that lifts your soul. And plenty of challenging discussions to help you see your world anew, and maybe even cause you to change your mind. In all, you’ll find plenty of choice to keep you coming back for more.
Your experience at the Chautauqua Auditorium will be like none you’ve had before. The lofty, open architecture is from another era and the incredible acoustics keep the music real. For more than 100 years the Auditorium has welcomed distinguished speakers such as William Jennings Bryant, Al Gore and the Reverend Jesse Jackson and a diverse array of music legends such as Wynton Marsalis, Lyle Lovett, Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, BB King and numerous others.
You’ll feel right at home at any of the events hosted in the beautiful Community House. It offers the comfort and feel of your own living room. Today, it is host to smaller concerts, forums, films and educational programs throughout the year. Long considered the favorite amongst audiences looking to experience an event in a more intimate environment, you may find it your favorite as well.