New York State

The Arts

Featured Theater/Dance/Music

Open Hand Theater

Offers innovative, youth-based performances, utilizing theater, mask, and puppet traditions from around the world. Visit the on-site Museum of International Masks and Puppets, or reserve one of Open Hand's Traveling Theater programs. 518 Prospect Ave., Syracuse, NY 13208. Tel: 315-476-0466. Cost: Fee.... More Info

Other Listings

Albany Berkshire Ballet

25 Monroe St., Albany, NY 12210. 518-426-0660. Complete or shortened excerpts from ballets crafted specifically for young children. Fee.

Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck

661 Rte. 308, Rhineback, NY 12572. Offers weekday and Saturday morning performances for the classroom, with themes such as classic literature, science, American history, and Shakespeare. Fee.

Historic Palace Theatre

2 East Ave., Lockport, NY 14094. 716-438-1130. Enjoy film classics and plays at this 1920s-style theater. Fee.

Lake Placid Center for the Arts

17 Algonquin Dr., Lake Placid, NY 12946. 518-523-2512. Visit one of upstate New York’s largest art centers, showcasing theater, dance, and music of various genres. Free/Fee.

Rochester Children's Theatre

4245 East Ave., Rochester, New York 14618. 585-385-0510. Productions for 2013-2014 include ”Rapunzel! Rapunzel!", "Shrek, the Musical," and "The Wizard of Oz." Fee.

Theatre Institute at Sage

65 1st St., Troy, NY 12180. 518-244-4504. Performances will include “The War of Worlds” and “Beauty and the Beast.” Fee.