The Chautauqua Institution Amphitheater

The Chautauqua Amphitheater — the “Amp” — functions as our community’s most important place for assembly around arts, culture, and worship. Chautauqua Institution this off-season is rebuilding this essential facility, renewing the Amp to meet the community’s needs for the next 100 years.

June 16 2017 Amphitheater Photos (click to enlarge)

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Web camera time-lapse: January 17–23, 2017

Web camera time-lapse: January 17–23, 2017


Changes to Preferred seating

ampSeatingChart300CHQ will introduce a new Preferred seating option for select Amphitheater performances in the 2017 season. The Preferred section will occupy approximately the same footprint of floor seating as in previous seasons, but will be designated into two areas: a section of the front rows will be designated as Preferred 1 seats, at an additional cost of $30; the remaining reserved rows will be designated as Preferred 2 seats and will continue to cost an additional $20.

Both areas guarantee a seat in the reserved floor section of the Amphitheater on a first-come basis until the start of the performance. General Admission seating will also still be available on the floor on a first-come basis.




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Web cam time-lapse: Sept. 12-21, 2016