NEW MASK/VAX POLICY! All patrons over 12 years of age at films or live performances at The Smith scheduled through Mar. 31, 2022 are required to wear a mask AND show proof of vaccination status or proof of a negative COVID test (within 72 hours)*. Children 12 years old or younger are required to wear a mask. Depending on the nature of the show, patrons may be allowed to remove their mask once seated in the theatre. Policies are subject to change at any time without notice; however, we will make every effort to contact ticketholders to alert them of changes to this policy. *We strongly recommend the use of the New York State Excelsior Pass Wallet app available from your app store. This app shows vaccine data and test results and will make admission to The Smith go smoothly.

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Smith Opera House hosts Volunteer Recruitment Open House on Jan. 12

GENEVA NY — Does your 2019 New Year’s resolution include the wish to make a valuable contribution to the Geneva and greater Finger Lakes arts community? Then consider joining the Smith Opera House volunteer team. The Smith will be hosting a Volunteer Recruitment Open House on Saturday, Jan. 12 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. inside the theater lobby at 82 Seneca St. in Geneva. Light refreshments will be served.

This event will give participants a chance to tour the theater and learn about the different roles volunteers play at The Smith, from ushering, ticket scanning and selling concession and bar beverages at live events and movies to helping with special projects. The open house is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Volunteer Coordinator Karen Miltner at or 315-781-5483.