Syracuse University

For Arts Lovers

Do you love the visual and performing arts? Orange Central has a full schedule of exhibitions and performances that let you explore your passion!

Exhibits and Galleries

Newhouse Photojournalism Exhibit
Newhouse 1 Lobby and Adjoining Light Gallery
Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Saturday

Community Folk Art Center
802 East Genesee Street
Gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For information, contact the Community Folk Art Center at 315.442.2230 or visit

Robert B. Menschel Media Center
Watson Hall, 316 Waverly Avenue
Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Sunday, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. On exhibition in the Light Work/Community Darkroom galleries are 40 Years/40 Artists: Selections from the Light Work Collection, 2013 Light Work Grants, featuring Laura Heyman, Jared Landberg, and Janice Levy, and Marna Bell: Imperfect Memories. For information, contact Light Work/Community Darkrooms at 315.443.1300 or visit

Robert B. Menschel Photography Gallery
Schine Student Center, Room 303
Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily
On exhibition is George Gittoes: Nothing Is Enough. For information, contact the Light Work/Community Darkrooms at 315.443.1300 or visit

SUArt Galleries
Shaffer Art Building, Adjacent to Sims Hall
Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday. On exhibition is Nyumba Ya Sanaa: Works from the Maryknoll Collection. For information, contact the SUArt Galleries at 315.443.4097 or, or visit

Newhouse Professional Gallery
Ground Floor, Newhouse 1
Open Friday, October 4, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Music and Performing Arts

UU Presents Twenty One Pilots
Goldstein Auditorium, Schine Student Center
Thursday, October 3, 7:30 p.m.
The duo that is Twenty One Pilots—Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun—has built a fervent national following through electrifying live performances at innumerable headline shows and tours, and has been named an MTV "Artist to Watch." Student tickets $10 with SUID, alumni $12.

An Evening with Brian Dennehy
Hergenhan Auditorium, Newhouse 3
Friday, October 4, 7:30 p.m.
A night of music, readings, and performance as well-known actor—and SU parent—Brian Dennehy reflects on his long and successful career.

Danceworks Presents: Journey Abroad
Goldstein Auditorium, Schine Student Center
Friday, October 4, 8 p.m.
Sponsored by Danceworks and Traditions Commission. Tickets available at the Schine Box Office or by calling 315.443.4517.

Behind the Scenes at Setnor: Chimes Tour and Organ Demonstration
Meet at 301 Crouse College
Saturday, October 5, tours at 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.
Advanced registration required. For more information, contact Traci Washburn at 315.443.4728 or

Hendricks Chapel Choir Reunion
Hendricks Chapel
Sunday, October 6, 9:15 a.m. breakfast, 9:45 a.m. rehearsal, 11 a.m. service.
All chapel choir alumni are invited to join the new director, Peppie Calvar, and current members for the annual reunion.

Syracuse Stage
820 East Genesee Street

Now showing is Blithe Spirit, a wonderful comedy by English playwright Noel Coward. Performances take place throughout the weekend. Visit for performance times, ticket information, and more.


LGBTQ-Sponsored Screening of Codebreaker
Hergenhan Auditorium, Newhouse 3
Thursday, October 3, 7 p.m.

Syracuse International Film Festival
Various Locations
Come and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Syracuse Film Festival, featuring screenings of independent films, special guests, and programs. For more information, contact Christine Fawcett-Shapiro at 315.671.2188 or

The RedHouse Arts Center
201 South West Street
The RedHouse is located on the corner of South West and West Fayette streets in downtown Syracuse. During Orange Central, you can enjoy films from the Syracuse International Film Festival. For show information, ticket prices, and directions, call 315.425.0405 or visit