: Rockefeller Arts Center

Rockefeller Arts Center

Michael C. Rockefeller Arts Center
SUNY Fredonia
280 Central Ave.
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3217 phone
(716) 673-3617 fax

On Stage for Youth

School bus picking up children
Click HERE for information on the 2014-15 On Stage for Youth Series for area elementary schools.

Marion Art Gallery

The Cathy and Jesse Marion Art Gallery is hosting Place & Space by Western New York artist Jan Nagle through Oct. 5. READ MORE>>

Rendering of new Rockefeller addition

Learn more about the $39 million building addition and renovation project>>

Construction work is under way for the new addition to Rockefeller Arts Center. A new road to provide access to the parking lots located near the Natatorium and Steele Hall is being constructed between the tennis courts and University Stadium. It is expected to be completed by early June.

Printable PDF Parking and Access Map

Varsity Drive near the construction area is closed for the duration of the project.

Access to Rockefeller Arts Center remains available on the Symphony Circle side of the building. Please use caution in these areas.  Your patience and understanding are appreciated.


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We are pleased to welcome Lake Shore Savings back as our season sponsor. Learn more about Lake Shore Savings at

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Please keep our programs going by making your tax-deductible gift to the Friends of RAC Annual Fund Drive today. Just click on the "Donate Now" button above.

Presidio Brass open pops
series on Friday, Sept. 26

The 2014-15 DFT Communications Pops Series will open on Friday, Sept. 26 with Presidio Brass "Sounds of the Cinema" at 7:30 p.m. in King Concert Hall. Watch the video preview above.

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Tickets are also available by phone at 673-3501 and at the Campus Ticket Office in the Williams Center.

Rosy Simas performing in "We Wait In The Darkness."

Seneca culture to be highlighted
in dance program Sept. 19 and 20

The culture of the Seneca people and the art of dance will come together this Friday and Satuday for a special program. Rosy Simas, a Minneapolis-based choreographer, will present two performances of “We Wait In The Darkness” in Bartlett Theatre at Rockefeller Arts Center as part of a national tour. Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 19 and 20. READ MORE>>


Fri., Sept. 19 at 7:30 p.m.>> Sat., Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m.>>

Tickets also available through the Campus Ticket Office in the Williams Center and by phone at 673-3501.

2014-15 events on sale now, Mix & Match plans available

Mix and Match Season Tickets for 2014-15 Brochure Cover

Tickets for events in the 2014-15 season are now on sale through the Campus Ticket Office.

Mix & Match Season Tickets are available for those interested in purchasing tickets to at least three different events that are part Rockefeller Arts Center's Lake Shore Savings Season.

The Mix & Match Season Ticket program allows you to create your own season ticket package from the 17 major events that will take place in Rockefeller Arts Center during the 2014-15 season.  Choose three or more events and save 15% off the regular ticket price.  Select six or more events and save 25%!  For a copy of the brochure in hard-copy format and an order form, call the Ticket Office at (716) 673-3501.  For pdf copies of the brochure and order form, click the links below:

2014-15 Mix & Match Brochure (pdf)

2014-15 Mix & Match Order Form (pdf)

Parking and Access Map (pdf)

Orders may be placed by mail, phone or in person at the Ticket Office located in the Williams Center.  We regret that Mix & Match orders may not be placed online. For additional details, please call the Ticket Office.  Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Entertainment guide out now

The 2014-15 Entertainment Guide, featuring a rich array of art, dance, film, music and theatre, has been mailed to patrons.  Below is a link to view the guide online in a pdf format.

2014-15 Entertainment Guide (pdf)

The front section of the brochure provides information on the major ticketed events for the year, and the pages toward the back list nearly 50 free ensemble concerts and art exhibits by highly talented Fredonia students.

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