Slaid Cleaves – September 30


Slaid Cleaves spins stories with a novelist’s eye and a poet’s heart. Twenty years into his career, the celebrated songwriter’s Still Fighting the War spotlights an artist in peak form. Cleaves’ seamless new collection delivers vivid snapshots as wildly cinematic as they are carefully chiseled. Dress William Faulkner with faded jeans and a worn six-string for aContinue Reading

Shotgun Wedding – October 8

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Presented by: McNeil & Co., McNeil Development, Dasher’s Corner Pub and Sherbrook Apartments Shotgun Wedding Saturday, October 8 8:00pm Due to the generosity of our sponsors, for this show we are able to offer FREE Tickets for Center Members, Students and Military/Veterans with ID! Please reserve your tickets.  Call: 877-749-ARTS (2787) CLICK HERE FOR TICKETSContinue Reading

Daniel Bachman – October 14

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Fresh Music Friday is a new, live music series at the Center for the Arts in Homer, New York featuring intimate performances by rising artists from different parts of the nation. Fresh Music Friday provides a rare opportunity to experience remarkable, young artists on the cusp of extraordinary careers. Daniel Bachman is a six-string andContinue Reading

Charlie Bertini & The AppleJazz Band – October 15

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The AppleJazz Band was created 32 years ago when Cortland native Charlie Bertini teamed with local Syracuse musicians Dave Hanlon, Larry Arlotta, John Kane and others to produce an annual summer jazz concert at the Little York Pavilion in Cortland County. Over the years it grew to become one the longest running continuous musical jazzContinue Reading

Kevin Griffin from Better Than Ezra – October 28

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Kevin Griffin made his professional debut in 1995 as the singer and songwriter for New Orleans- based band Better Than Ezra. Their debut record, Deluxe, went double-platinum fueled in part by the success of the #1 Modern Rock track “Good.” The band’s follow up record, Friction Baby, went Gold and contained two Top 10 ModernContinue Reading

Tuesday Open Mic Night – Returns Sept. 27

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Open Mic Night Returns to the Center on Tuesday, September 27! Every Tuesday night, the Center hosts Open Mic Night. This open mic is for all styles of music and spoken word performance, including poetry, comedy, and storytelling. The evening welcomes all ages and skill levels to share their talents. Performer sign up is fromContinue Reading

Rock Garden Art Group Show


Rock Garden Art Group Exhibit: September 16 – October 16 *Opening Reception: September 16 | 5-8PM Featuring the work of Jae Oh, Melissa Sarat, Bryna Silbert, Terri Fendya, Kathleen Hall, Christa Boice, David LoParco, Cheri Sheridan. In Memoriam Exhibit Honoring George Dugan and Jane Zogg In 2002 the Rock Garden Art Group was conceived byContinue Reading