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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 09:15am

    Rev. Susan Sparks

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    A trial lawyer turned standup comedian and Baptist minister, Rev. Susan Sparks is America's only female comedian with a pulpit.

    Sun., July 30 at 10:45 a.m. | Mon., July 31 – Fri., Aug. 4 at 9:15am

    Location: Amphitheater


  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 02:00pm

    Rev. Susan Sparks and Rabbi Bob Alper

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    The Chaplain for Week Six, Rev. Susan Sparks, will be joined by her Comedy Team partner from their “Laugh in Peace Tour,” Rabbi Bob Alper.

    Location: Hall of Philosophy


  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 02:30pm

    Hydrogen Jukebox Operalogue

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    Get all the colorful details about Hydrogen Jukebox from General & Artistic Director, Steven Osgood, and hear excerpts from the opera performed by Chautauqua Opera Apprentice Artists.

    Location: McKnight Hall


  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 07:00pm

    Jennifer Samet, VACI Lecture Series

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    I think that the ‘voice of the artist’ is becoming lost in art history” said Jennifer Samet, a New York-based art historian, curator, and writer. She has lectured at universities across the country on the subject of “The Role of Empathy in Art” and “Slow Art.”

    Location: Hultquist Center


  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 07:30pm

    Playing By Air

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    This frolicsome trio captivates audiences with a joyful fusion of music, juggling and circus in which traditional theatricality meets absurd comedy. The award-winning performers of Playing By Air share their sense of playfulness and breathtaking feats in a production enjoyed equally by adults, families and children.

    Location: Amphitheater


  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 08:00pm

    Chautauqua Theater Company: New Play Workshop: Birthday Candles

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    Birthday Candles travels 100 years, from a young woman’s 17th birthday to her 117th. Celebrate with Ernestine Ashworth as she journeys through a century of life. Directed by CTC’s former artistic director Vivienne Benesch, this new play by internationally acclaimed playwright Noah Haidle...

    Location: Bratton Theater


  • Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 09:30pm

    Movie in Bestor Plaza

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    Grab a blanket or a lawn chair and join us in Bestor Plaza for Pixar's "Inside Out".  Lewis Black will introduce the film at 9:30 p.m.

    Location: Bestor Plaza