Film! Bar! Food!

The Center for the Arts hosts a weekly film night in the Whiting Theater featuring some of music’s most iconic films! Enjoy food & beverages from the bar while watching your favorite flicks on the Big Screen in the comfort of the spacious Whiting Theater! Utilizing the Center for the Arts impeccable sound system toContinue Reading

Homer Youth Orchestra

All string players in grades 5 – 12 welcome! Thursdays starting February 25th. 7:00pmCenter for the Arts of Homer Auditions are not required but participants must be at least 1/2 way through Suzuki level 1 and up. Participants will be placed according to skill and confidence levels, but all will be participate. Youth Orchestra isContinue Reading

Call for Art: Cortland County High School Students!

The Center for the Arts of Homer is accepting submissions from student artists in grades 9 – 12 who attend school (or home school) in Cortland County. Artists of all mediums are encouraged to submit work for consideration for a professional gallery exhibition in the Center’s Art Gallery running May 25 – June 22, 2021.Continue Reading

Plan Your Special Event!

The Center for the Arts is a unique and affordable Central New York event venue. Located on historic Main Street in Homer, New York, rentals are available on an hourly or day-long basis. The Center includes banquet and meeting facilities, as well as a perfect ceremony sites, and small meeting and conference rooms. Historic charm,Continue Reading

Flocking for Hope

Flocking for Hope” is a community-wide project open to all. Inspired by local artist Liz Sharp, the project includes schools, senior centers, community groups, faith-based organizations, local artists, musicians, businesses and individuals across the area. Members of the surrounding communities are invited to create paper Cranes. Flying as a flock, to show that together weContinue Reading

Community Arts Challenge

Now on View in the Art Gallery and online! The exhibit is now open to the public and is also viewable online. To view the online Visual Art Gallery – CLICK HERE To listen to this year’s music entries – CLICK HERE To read this year’s writing entries – CLICK HERE To view the visualContinue Reading

2020 Center Program

Due to the health crisis, our ability to release our printed program for 2020 was held back to some degrees. Click the link below to view the 2020 program. Center for the Arts of Homer – 2020 Program by Center for the Arts of Homer – issuu

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