Welcome to The EOH website! The Earlville Opera House Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday for touring. It houses a beautiful historic theater dating from 1892. Exhibitions in the East and West Art Galleries change every 8 weeks, as well as in the Arts Cafe Gallery that that is dedicated to the artists of central New York, We host an Artisan Gift Shop featuring over 35 regional artists's work.
Musicians and audiences alike enjoy the perfect acoustics of the Historic Landmark theater. A marvelous example of turn-of-the-century architecture, the charming stenciling, ornate pressed tin ceiling, and beautiful proscenium stage make the 1892 theater a living testament to the history of this area of New York State.
Take a video tour of the EOH! The EOH Theatre is a wonderful tourist attraction with a rich history - come for a free tour during our gallery hours listed in the sidebar. Or check us out on Facebook to see more pictures!
MORE ABOUT THE EOH ARTS CENTER: The Earlville Opera House is a superb concert venue that presents a diverse series of performances in its beautiful historic theater from May through October. The entertainment includes folk, blues, classical, world music, musical theater, drama, jazz, Zydeco and Cajun music, bluegrass, rock and roll, and country music, and have included shows by nationally known performers like Leo Kottke, Richie Havens, Odetta, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, and Roger McGuinn. Come early and visit the Arts Cafe or the Artisan Gift Shop - both are open one hour before performances and during intermissions. For information about our online box office (tickets) -click here! Each year we have tourists from over 29 counties in New York State and the states surrounding us as well as Canada!
During our winter months, our Arts Cafe is an intimate setting for an evening with our performing artists. It's a wonderful opportunity to see a performer in a cozy room with lovely arched windows while being served from a selection of delicious desserts!
For kids the name of the game is Family Fun here at the Earlville Awesome House!. The free Family Series of matinees offers children and their families an interactive opportunity to engage in the arts. Family events include magic shows, puppet shows, children's singer/songwriters, dance, storytelling, and children's theater.
For Visual Artists, the Earlville Opera House features three Art Galleries that present 18 exhibitions annually. Artists may submit proposals - see gallery guidelines.
Our Arts Education Workshops are growing! From Circus Camp to fiber arts, the Opera House offers something for everyone! Teachers are invited to propose classes - see guidelines.
VOLUNTEERS are the life of this organizaton! Have fun and support the arts in your community by joining the Earlville Opera House Volunteers -see what you can do!
The Earlville Opera House is located on Route 12B just 5 miles south of Hamilton, NY – home of Colgate University or about 15 miles north of Norwich, NY. If you need more information or want to be on our mailing list, Contact Us Online, call (315) 691-3550 or write to us at PO Box 111, Earlville, NY 13332.
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