SUMMER CONCERTS at the Center!

May 14 – Maceo ParkerAmerican funk/jazz saxophonist, most famous for his work with James Brown. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS May 24 – Thundercat Stephen Bruner, better known by his stage name Thundercat, is an American multi-genre bass player from Los Angeles, California. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS June 20 – Richard Thompson (Solo Acoustic) The finestContinue Reading

The Cornell Hangovers – 4/18

Founded in 1968, The Hangovers are the official a cappella subset of the Glee Club and the oldest a cappella group at Cornell. The Glee Club, founded in 1868, is a tenor-bass choir comprised of 50-60 voices that sings a wide variety of choral music. The Cornell Hangovers April 18 7:30pmAdmission by Donation/Pay What YouContinue Reading

Ling Wang’s Dance Studio presents Celebrate Spring! 4/20

Please join Ling Wang to enjoy a variety of Chinese traditional, ethnic, and classic dances as well as ballet dances with authentic Chinese food, drink, and desserts. A happy gathering of families and friends to welcome a wonderful, flowery spring to Homer. Time: April 20, 2019, Saturday, 7:00 p.m.  Location: Center for Arts, Homer EntryContinue Reading

Center Sessions: The Speculators

The Speculators are: Molly Andrejko (vocals), Teddy BoomBoom (upright bass/vocals), Nate Francisco (guitar/mandolin/vocals), Chris Merkley (guitar/harmonica/vocals) Based in the musically-diverse hills of the Finger Lakes Region, in the city of Cortland, the band first came together around a love of Bluegrass, Blues and good old fashioned Rock n Roll. With American Roots music as theirContinue Reading

W8ING – an adaptation of Waiting for Godot

W8ING – an adaptation of Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot. Written & Directed by Jack Carr Very limited seating. Not appropriate for children younger than 12. DATE CHANGE: April 24 + 25 @ 7:30pmThe Whiting Theater at the Center for the Arts of Homer ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE BY CALLING: 607-749-4900(Box Office Hours: Tues – FriContinue Reading

CORTLAND CHAMBER SINGERS present “Spring Returns: Music to Celebrate the Merriest of Seasons” – 4/26

The CORTLAND CHAMBER SINGERS SINGERS Stephen B. Wilson, conductor/pianist present “Spring Returns:  Music to Celebrate the Merriest of Seasons” On Friday, April 26, the newly-formed CORTLAND CHAMBER SINGERS will present a concert of music for spring, drawn from the 13th century to the present. Included on the program will selections by Debussy, Shearing, Britten, Marenzio,Continue Reading

Dogfight – the musical

Presented by Center Players The hauntingly beautiful musical, Dogfight, by Pasek and Paul (Edges, James and the Giant Peach, A Christmas Story) and Peter Duchan, was praised by countless critics and nominated for numerous awards, winning the Lucille Lortel Award for Best Musical. Based on the 1991 Warner Brothers film,Dogfight takes audiences on a romantic and heartbreaking theatricalContinue Reading

Center Music Circle

A Music Gathering at the Center for the Arts! The Center for the Arts will present a  music circle for interested musicians of all skill levels and methods. Bring your acoustic instruments, and/or your voice, and share in a safe place of learning with other like-minded musicians! The Music Circle is creating a relaxing place to learnContinue Reading

Who are We?

The Center for the Arts of Homer, located on Main Street in Historic Homer, New York is one of Central New York’s preeminent presenters of the Arts. Our 400-seat “Whiting Theater,” with its outstanding acoustics and diverse series of main stage programs, attracts and thrills audiences from Canada, the Mid-Atlantic and New England states, andContinue Reading