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The Chautauqua Experience: A Musical Extravaganza

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7 Days | 6 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Immerse yourself in an all-arts experience at America's foremost festival of the mind and spirit. Both the Chautauqua Opera and Symphony Orchestra feature talented young artists developing under the leadership of master teachers and guest stars. Expert lectures prepare you for five outstanding performances by these companies, as well as top-notch recitals by up-and-coming symphony musicians in the renowned Music School Festival Orchestra. Go behind the scenes to meet with designers, directors, and maybe even the singers, players and dancers themselves.


• Enjoy tickets to a seasonal opera production, as well as a week-long gate ticket to programming in the amphitheater and other venues.
• Observe master classes in voice, piano and violin.
• Attend special pre-opera and pre-symphony lectures.

Program Notes

This program date runs the same week as program # 20581 The Chautauqua Experience in Summer, which may interest travelling companions. A discounted option is available for participants age 90 or older. Please inquire at the time of registration.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

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Minimal walking through hotel and to meals. Shuttle service to classes and entertainment.

Coordinated by the Chautauqua Institution.

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6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips
7 Performances


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