The United Arts Appeal
of Chautauqua County

P. O. Box 754
Jamestown, NY 14702
(716) 222-1602 
United Arts Appeal Members

For information about programs and performances offered by member organizations, call or visit their individual websites.

Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet
Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet, under the artistic direction of Monika Alch, is the area's premier school for classical ballet training. Classes for ages 3.5 through pre-professional. Also offered are Graham Modern and Ballet classes for Adults. CRYB produces two major performances a year, smaller outreach performances,and a Summer Intensive. Financial aid and boys scholarships available.

∙ (716) 664-9766

Community Music Project
Community Music Project sponsors the Chautauqua Chamber Singers, the Jamestown Choral Society and the Children's Music Studio. CMP is the only organization in Chautauqua County that produces high quality, community choral music, presenting five to six concerts a year. The Chamber Singers have been together for more than 40 years, and Choral Society was founded in 1910. The Children's Music Studio offers music development classes for children age birth to age eight. The classes are designed for the child and their parent. 664-2227  

1891 Fredonia Opera House Performing Arts Center

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House is a year-round performing arts center, presenting a wide variety of programs in music, theatre and dance, an annual three-concert Baroque music festival, an independent film series, and the Live in HD Series which includes live satellite high definition broadcasts of opera from the NYC's Metropolitan Opera, theatre from London's National Theatre and ballet from Moscow's Bolshoi Ballet. This beautifully restored theatre also is rented by many local organizations and individuals for performances, meetings, weddings and other civic uses. 679-1891

Infinity Visual and Performing Arts 

is a youth development program and community arts center that provides high quality individual and group music, art, dance, and theater lessons, digital/audio/video production, live sound training, unique music and arts experiences, and a broad variety of performance opportunities. In a creative and supportive environment, students are offered opportunities to “grow, learn and lead through active participation in the arts.”  All programming is designed to encourage habits of mind and develop skill sets that are transferable to any personal, academic, workplace, or community setting. Explore! Experience! Excel! ∙ (716) 664-0991

Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown

The Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown continues as one of the largest community theaters in New York State, serving hundreds of performers as well as a diverse audience with its main stage events and its program for young people, the Junior Guilders and Children Sing. ∙ (716) 483-1095

The Western New York Chamber Orchestra
The Western New York Chamber Orchestra is Chautauqua County's only professional chamber orchestra. WNYCO is comprised of the finest of our region's musicians. WNYCO has brought world renowned artists and the highest quality musical experiences through both traditional concert settings and wide ranging educational programming. ∙ (716) 673-3463