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

The Smith Opera House


82 Seneca Street
Geneva, NY 14456 United States
Saturday - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Monday - Friday - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Smith Opera House is a perfect venue for watching a film or enjoying a live performance. Stage performances include rock concerts, children’s theater, community theater, opera, classical music, and live events and celebrations.

Upcoming Events

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Film Geneva Downtown Winter Arts & Film Festival

Friday, February 11 at 7PM
Geneva BID
Join the GBID and community partners for a winter arts festival February 5th through 12th. Embracing winter, the festival will offer a series of activities throughout the week…

Live Performances Symphoria

Sunday, February 20 at 3:00PM
Geneva Concerts
Symphoria, the Orchestra of Central New York, features pianist Jon Nakamatsu in a program led by Lawrence Loh. Symphoria returns to Geneva with pianist Jon Nakamatsu in a…
Tickets:$30, $10 college students, Free K-12 and HWS students
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A Sparkling Night At The Smith: A Midwinter Masquerade

Saturday, February 26 at 6pm - 10pm
Hancock Estabrook & Finger Lakes Partners
Admission fee includes wine and inventive light bites from local purveyors. A Sparkling Night at the Smith is a new fundraising event that will team together the splendor…
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ArtSmart Educational Theatre Freedom Riders *VIRTUAL ONLY*

Lyons National Bank
UPDATE: This will be a virtual offering only, no live performance is available because of the pandemic. The program will be available from February 28, 2022 through March…

ArtSmart Educational Theatre A Raisin in the Sun

Monday, May 9 at 10:00 AM
Lyons National Bank
The members of the Younger family dream bigger than the small house where they live on the south side of Chicago in the 1950s. When their deceased father’s…
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ArtSmart Educational Theatre A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Sunday, May 9 at 7:00 PM
Lyons National Bank
Fairies, thespians, and runaway lovers all find themselves wandering the forest at night. With the fairy king and queen scheming, the lovers escaping, and the ragtag troupe of…
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Melissa Etheridge

Live Performances Melissa Etheridge 2022 Tour

Thursday, June 16 at 8pm, doors at 7pm
DSP Shows
The Melissa Etheridge show at the Smith Opera House in Geneva, NY has been rescheduled for Thursday, June 16th, 2022. All tickets will be honored for the new…
Tickets:VIP Tickets: $175, $250, $350 | Reserved Seating:$45, $55, $75 (plus additional fees)
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Live Performances Tom Paxton and The Don Juans

Friday, June 17 at 8:00PM
Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation
Tom Paxton has become a voice of his generation, addressing issues of injustice and inhumanity, laying bare the absurdities of modern culture and celebrating the tenderest bonds of…
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ArtSmart Educational Theatre Hot Peas ‘n Butter *NEW DATE*

Friday, October 14 at 10:00 AM
Saturday, October 15 at 11:00 AM
Lyons National Bank
Hot Peas 'n Butter is an award-winning, multicultural family music band that wows thousands of young audiences across the nation every year with their highly energetic and interactive…
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