Event Calendar

Come see us this season and look whose been here over the past seasons.

May 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drones Over Cayuga
Drones Over Cayuga See Cayuga Lake and its environs as you have never seen them before.   Photographic enthusiast, Bill Hecht, has captured an amazing collection of pictures of Cayuga Lake,  its nearby  communities  and surrounding lands. His images include both
Jun 6 @ 8:00 pm
Diane Ackerman @ Aurora | New York | United States
The Morgan Opera House presents New York Times best-selling author Diane Ackerman on June 6 at 8pm. Come hear this award winning, Ithaca based writer read from her many books including The Zookeeper’s Wife,  A Natural History of the Senses
Growing Up At the Movies
Vocalists Margaret Wakeley and Denice Karamardian share their favorite movie memories in a cabaret performance, “Growing Up At the Movies,” which also features Molly MacMillan. The performance brings to life memorable musical moments from notable movies of the 40s, 50s, and 60s. The mix
Gilbert & Sullivan's Princess Ida by the Cornell Savoyards
First performed as part of Cornell’s Sesquicentennial celebration in June, this special adaptation by Ithaca College professor Anthony Di Renzo is set in Upstate New York in 1865.  This original adaption by Ithaca College  celebrates Cornell’s founding, dramatizes the campus
Dark Hollow - Grateful Dead Tribute Band
Born from the remnants of SAMMY Hall of Fame Grateful Dead tribute ensemble The Homel-Alaniz band, Dark Hollow has direct links to the Dead. Late founding member bassist David “Ese” Alaniz collaborated with David Nelson (New Riders of the Purple
Aug 15 @ 7:30 pm
Klezmer Kings
Continuing a cherished tradition at the Opera House, the Klezmer Kings will perform their vibrant mix of music based on the folk traditions of Eastern Europe. Dana Mandel brings together an outstanding group of Klezmorim to play music that will
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sip & Swing
The exciting, new Sip and Swing fundraiser at the Morgan Opera House brings together two Central New York favorites, live Dixieland Jazz from Wells College and a beer tasting featuring craft beers from three regional farm breweries. Aurora Ale &
Finger Lakes Chamber Ensemble
The Finger Lakes Chamber Ensemble is based in Ithaca, with regular season performances there and at the Lodi Historical Society but also for the last four years at the Opera House for an early Fall, Sunday afternoon, unique program–which this
Oct 30 @ 8:00 pm
Paul Brady
Paul Brady is this year’s Zabriskie Folk Series artist, and we are honored to have him. Born and raised in Strabane, Northern Ireland, on the border of the Irish Republic, he sang with the transformative band Planxty in the Seventies
Nov 13 @ 8:00 pm
Blackbirds' Garden
Winner of the 2015 Gloria Ann Barnell Peter Playwright Competition Written by Merlaine Angwall Directed by Marianna Raho Made possible by the generous support of the Peter Family   Blackbirds’ Garden is set in Mount Pleasant Female Prison, a neighbor
Nov 14 @ 8:00 pm
Blackbirds' Garden
Winner of the 2015 Gloria Ann Barnell Peter Playwright Competition Written by Merlaine Angwall Directed by Marianna Raho Made possible by the generous support of the Peter Family   Blackbirds’ Garden is set in Mount Pleasant Female Prison, a neighbor
"A Christmas Carol" Radio Show
The Morgan Opera House and the New Mercury Radio Theatre of New York announce the opening of an exciting new production of Charles Dicken’s imortal classic “A Christmas Carol.”  The performances are scheduled to coincide with the Village’s celebration of
"A Christmas Carol" Radio Show
The Morgan Opera House and the New Mercury Radio Theatre of New York announce the opening of an exciting new production of Charles Dicken’s imortal classic “A Christmas Carol.”  The performances are scheduled to coincide with the Village’s celebration of