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.

Dance Studio

Make Seneca Lake the backdrop for your rehearsal in our open floored dance studio. With SoHo loft vibes, our studio features huge windows providing tons of natural light and unobstructed views of the lake. Hardwood floors and a wall of mirrors makes it the ideal space for any exercise or dance studio.

Our studio is located on the second level of The Smith and has convenient access to our upper level restrooms. With a separate upper level entrance, the studio can be used concurrently with Smith theater events.  The Smith Opera House boasts 125 year old historic charm in downtown Geneva, adjacent to free public parking.

Want to rent the studio? Call us at 315-781-5483 or send an email to

Dance Studio Specs:

  • Dimensions: 31’ x 60’, 1900 square feet
  • Hardwood floors
  • A full wall of mirrors

Studio Amenities

  • Storage space for items for continued use clients (tech equipment, yoga mats)
  • Separate upper level entrance
  • Access to 3rd floor restrooms

Optional Tech Amenities

  • Portable PA and microphones
  • Portable lighting system
  • Portable projection screen setup


  • WiFi
  • Fully heated, air conditioned
  • Several portable 6’ tables
  • Up to 100 folding, padded chairs

Our Dance Studio is great for

  • Exercise studio (yoga, karate, dance, Zumba)
  • Class/Lecture space
  • Party/Celebration/Anniversary
  • Meeting/Presentation
  • large rehearsal/audition space
  • prep space for large groups

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