Smith Opera House

82 Seneca Street
Geneva, NY 14456
Phone: (315) 781-5483
Email: boxoffice@thesmith.org
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Since 1894, the Smith Opera House has thrived as the center stage of the Finger Lakes, offering quality performing arts and cultural opportunities for area residents and regional visitors. With a wide variety of programming that includes live concerts, plays, operas, lectures, films and community events, the theater is an ongoing symbol of historic preservation, non-profit perseverance and artistic excellence. The Smith is an architectural treasure in a fully restored theater that is air-conditioned in summer months. The Smith Opera House is a perfect venue for taking in a live performance of music, dance, theater or speech. The Smith boasts the largest indoor silver screen in the region and now features state-of-the-art digital projection. A wide variety of indie, classic and family films fill the calendar. For many live events, The Smith offers Finger Lakes wines and beer. 

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  • Theatre Capacity 1400
Smith Opera House
Jan 24, 2019

It’s hard to imagine a band just coming into their own after 20 years of success, but that’s exactly what makes a true anomaly. This multi-national, Celtic juggernaut grows stronger with each live... more

Smith Opera House
Jan 26, 2019

A poor little boy wins a ticket to visit the inside of a mysterious and magical chocolate factory in his town. When he experiences the wonders inside the factory, the boy discovers that the entire... more

Smith Opera House
Feb 1, 2019

Ward Stare , Conductor Jon Nakamatsu , Piano Rachmaninoff: I sle of the Dead Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19 Stravinsky: Rite of Spring Regular subscription prices are $110 for... more

Smith Opera House
Feb 1, 2019

Rachmaninoff: Isle of the Dead Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19 Stravinsky: Rite of Spring The distinguished American pianist Jon Nakamatsu—known internationally for the panache... more

Smith Opera House
Feb 9, 2019

After being separated from his family, a young pig learns to herd sheep in an effort to save his own life. more

Smith Opera House
Feb 15, 2019

Kenny White comes to the world of the touring singer-songwriter following a long and successful musical journey. “Long List of Priors,” his aptly named new album released in 2016, is the latest... more

Smith Opera House
Feb 15, 2019

Kenny White comes to the world of the touring singer-songwriter following a long and successful musical journey. “Long List of Priors,” his aptly named new album released in 2016, is the latest... more

Smith Opera House
Feb 16, 2019

For over 50 years, South Africa’s Five Time Grammy Award winners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and... more

Smith Opera House
Feb 20, 2019

Proving that everything new can be old again, pianist Scott Bradlee has become a viral pop sensation after creating a series of clips for YouTube that finds him and his ad hoc group Postmodern Jukebox... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 2, 2019

Join the champion Irish step dancers of Darrah Carr Dance for a whirlwind celebration of Irish music and dance. The Bessie-Award nominated company imbues the Ceilidh—a traditional social gathering of... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 7, 2019

Bagpipes with attitude. Drums with a Scottish accent. A blazing rock band and show so hot, it carries its own health warning! It’s Bagpipes. It’s Rock. It’s Bagrock. AC/DC meets the poet Robert Burns.... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 9, 2019

Led by a modern-day Linda Ronstadt, Granville Automatic writes songs the Associated Press calls “haunting tales of sorrow and perseverance.” With influences as diverse as Emmylou Harris, Ryan Adams,... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 15, 2019

The Town Pants started 20 years ago playing small pubs which lead to performing at music venues in over 500 cities in 15 countries and eventually to headlining Celtic, Roots and World Music festivals... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 16, 2019

A young boy in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids is beckoned to adventure when a celebrated master illuminator arrives with an ancient book, brimming with secret wisdom and... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 23, 2019

The legendary Patsy Cline comes to life once again in the national touring show, Memories of Patsy. This incredible tribute concert takes its audience on a trip back in time to the days when the... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 24-25, 2019

M. Haberdasher has crafted very peculiar earmuffs for his very particular daughter Cecilia Maria. Don’t shout about it but Cecilia Maria thinks they make her look fascinating and has whispered her... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 24, 2019

M. Haberdasher has crafted very peculiar earmuffs for his very particular daughter Cecilia Maria. Don’t shout about it but Cecilia Maria thinks they make her look fascinating and has whispered her... more

Smith Opera House
Mar 25, 2019

M. Haberdasher has crafted very peculiar earmuffs for his very particular daughter Cecilia Maria. Don’t shout about it but Cecilia Maria thinks they make her look fascinating and has whispered her... more

Smith Opera House
Apr 12, 2019

Michael Francis , Conductor Yekwon Sunwoo , Piano Walton: Symphony No. 1 in B-flat Minor Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 Regular subscription prices are $110 for adults, $100 for... more

Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Apr 26, 2019

Iconic and enigmatic, Jane Siberry is one of the world’s most unique and gifted singer-songwriters. Blessed with a sincere integrity and emotional depth, her work has spanned three decades, with the... more

Smith Opera House
May 5, 2019

No one is safe as a reign of terror rips through 1692 Salem. Led by Abigail Williams, a group of girls who claim to have seen the Devil hurl out charges of witchcraft, sending those who won’t confess... more

Smith Opera House
May 6, 2019

No one is safe as a reign of terror rips through 1692 Salem. Led by Abigail Williams, a group of girls who claim to have seen the Devil hurl out charges of witchcraft, sending those who won’t confess... more

Smith Opera House
May 11, 2019

Abby Road Anniversary Concert BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! This Liverpool-based Beatles Tribute Band was a resident band for over a decade at the world famous Cavern Club, where The Beatles got their... more