Family Entertainment

Family Entertainment

Our Popular Entertainment events feature a dynamic mix of artists, musicians, entertainers and speakers, and attract crowds to our our 4,000-seat, open-air Amphitheater. The Family Entertainment Series features free performances in Smith-Wilkes Hall and select $20 performances in the Amphitheater. This series appeals to family members of all ages providing fun, interactive entertainment ranging from music to mime, puppetry, dance and much more. Sunday Entertainment is free at Chautauqua; your free admission to the grounds includes an afternoon show in the Amphitheater.

Events

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 | 05:00pm

    Ball in the House

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | This R&B/Soul/Pop a cappella group debuts at Chautauqua to start our Family Entertainment Series off with smiles and song. Ball in the House performs about 200 shows a year and has opened for acts such as Jessica Simpson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson...



    Location: Smith Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 | 07:00pm

    Ball in the House

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | This R&B/Soul/Pop a cappella group debuts at Chautauqua to start our Family Entertainment Series off with smiles and song. Ball in the House performs about 200 shows a year and has opened for acts such as Jessica Simpson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson...



    Location: Smith Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, July 09, 2019 | 05:00pm

    Dan Zanes + Claudia Eliaza

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | Grammy Award-winner Dan Zanes and Haitian-American jazz vocalist Claudia Eliaza perform Dan’s greatest hits as well as folk and blues classics from their popular new songbook entitled Dan Zanes’ House Party!: A Family Roots Music Treasury



    Location: Smith Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, July 09, 2019 | 07:00pm

    Dan Zanes + Claudia Eliaza

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | Grammy Award-winner Dan Zanes and Haitian-American jazz vocalist Claudia Eliaza perform Dan’s greatest hits as well as folk and blues classics from their popular new songbook entitled Dan Zanes’ House Party!: A Family Roots Music Treasury



    Location: Smith Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2019 | 05:00pm

    Havana Hop: A Children’s Tale of Culture and Confidence

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | Young Yeila dreams of being a superstar but her lack of confidence gives her awful stage fright. With advice from her mother and mentors, Yeila begins her journey to find her roots in Cuba, get confidence along the journey, and be amazing.



    Location: Smith Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, July 30, 2019 | 07:00pm

    Havana Hop: A Children’s Tale of Culture and Confidence

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    Shows at 5 & 7 p.m. | Young Yeila dreams of being a superstar but her lack of confidence gives her awful stage fright. With advice from her mother and mentors, Yeila begins her journey to find her roots in Cuba, get confidence along the journey, and be amazing.



    Location: Smith Wilkes Hall

     

  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 06:00pm

    Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet

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    A part of the Chautauqua community for over 20 years, CRYB has maintained a reputation for excellence in both their teaching studios and on stage in their performances. Come join these talented youth as they show young audience members the best part about staying on their toes!



    Location: Lenna Hall