Live performances | Kids Out and About Rochester

Huckleberry Swamp

Nature preserve located off Route 104: For the preservation of bird and wildlife integrity and conservation of the land they depend on.
Catchpole Road
North Rose , NY
Phone: 585-249-9232
43° 10' 22.5336" N, 76° 55' 36.3072" W

The Hochstein School

Providing excellent music and dance instruction to anyone who is interested – regardless of age, level of skill, background, or ability to pay. Year-round classes and summer camps in music, dance, and other aspects of the arts for toddlers through adults. We aim to nurture and inspire each individual, and to welcome all to our community.
50 N. Plymouth Ave
Rochester , NY , 14614
Phone: (585) 454-4596
43° 9' 21.24" N, 77° 36' 56.5596" W

The Harley School

Founded in 1917, The Harley School is a nationally-recognized, independent school in Rochester, NY, offering an innovative and demanding college preparatory program for 525 day students in Nursery (age 3) through Grade 12.
1981 Clover Street
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: (585) 442-1770
43° 7' 12.6804" N, 77° 32' 59.1576" W

Stages (A Magical Journey Thru Stages)

Rochester, NY's not-for-profit youth theatre company at the Auditorium Center. Offers 8 annual full-scale theater productions, classes, summer camps, and more!
875 East Main Street Stages Theatre, Auditorium Center, Third Floor
Rochester , NY , 14605
Phone: 585-935-7173
43° 9' 37.4364" N, 77° 35' 19.086" W

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)

Since its founding by George Eastman in 1922, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra has been committed to enriching and inspiring our community through the art of music! The RPO's OrKIDStra family concert series is designed to introduce children to the joys of orchestral music through shorter works and interactive participation. These performances take place at the Performance Hall at Hochstein on Sunday afternoons.
108 East Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: 585-454-2100
43° 9' 25.5924" N, 77° 36' 5.0292" W

Spotlight Theatre Arts

Theatre Arts Education for kids and teens. Private Lessons: Piano, Voice, Theater, Dance, Drums, Guitar, Ukulele and Audition Prep. Skill-building classes. Live-Learning Productions (learning every aspect of musical theatre from audition to performance). A full season of plays.
3 Railroad St
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: 585-305-4767
43° 6' 12.5928" N, 77° 26' 26.538" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Rochester's science, technology and cultural heritage museum. Also includes Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center (in Naples).
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-271-4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Plan a visit to Seneca Park Zoo to surround yourself with wildlife from around the world. Seneca Park Zoo is open 362 days a year and is only closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585-336-7200
43° 11' 48.7356" N, 77° 37' 2.8704" W

TYKEs (Theatre Young Kids Enjoy)

Inspiring families with best-loved fairy tales, favorite bedtime stories and children’s books... all seen through the magic of live theatre.
1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-461-2000
43° 5' 46.2768" N, 77° 33' 57.0852" W

The Strong Museum

A national museum of play, right in our back yard! Voted #1 place to take kids in Rochester by KOA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

Bach to Rock Penfield

Bach to Rock Penfield is a locally owned and operated music school located in Penfield, NY that provides music lessons for students of all ages, instruments and skill levels in the Rochester NY area. We offer private music lessons in ALL instruments, early childhood classes (toddlers - first grade), opportunities to join a band or glee club, birthday parties, seasonal music camps, DJ scratching and mixing lessons, music production lessons and more!
2160 Penfield Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: 5853643766
43° 7' 55.0812" N, 77° 26' 32.586" W

25 North Dance

Where opportunity meets excellence. Recreational (Ages 2 - 18), Performance Company and Competition Curriculums. 2 locations: Sea Her Shine (Village of Pittsford) and the Mercy Performing Arts Center (Brighton/Penfield/Rochester). Director and Owner Pamela Schickler brings 28+ years of dance education and experience to your children. Interested in a free trial class? 25northdance.com/contact/ Follow us on Facebook and Insta: @25northdance
15 South Main
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 737-0680
43° 5' 25.6056" N, 77° 30' 56.9232" W

Sea Her Shine

A 1,400 square-foot magical space that offers themed birthday parties for all ages, dance sessions, ladies nights, seasonal trunk shows, and special events. ​It is available for private rental for up to 50 people. ​The Sea Her Shine decor has been created with authentic New England coastal furnishings. Founder Pamela Schickler puts a unique spin on her dance career, event planning, building female confidence and sharing her love of the ocean.
15 South Main Street
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: (585) 737-0680
43° 5' 25.6056" N, 77° 30' 56.9232" W

The Avenue Blackbox Theatre - Rochester, NY

The Avenue Blackbox provides year-round FREE THEATER FOR KIDS, address-based sliding scale membership, music and drama workshops, theatre tech training and more.
780 Joseph Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585.491.6730
43° 10' 44.2488" N, 77° 36' 27.1728" W

Ganondagan State Historic Site

Ganondagan is the only New York State Historic Site dedicated to Native Americans, in particular the Seneca and Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) people, and the only Seneca town developed and interpreted in the United States. Ganondagan is the internationally recognized resource for Haudenosaunee history, culture, and living traditions that express universal ideals of peace, cooperation, and respect for each other, and the natural world. Spanning 569 acres, the Ganondagan experience includes interpreted trails, a full-size Seneca Bark Longhouse, the Seneca Art & Culture Center featuring interactive exhibits, contemporary art, the Iroquois Creation Story film, and gift shop.
Boughton Hill Road 7000 County Road 41
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-5848
42° 57' 39.654" N, 77° 26' 9.69" W

Nazareth College Arts Center

Nazareth College Arts Center is greater Rochester's premiere presenter of world-class dance, children’s theatre, and international entertainment.
4245 East Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: (585) 389-2170
43° 6' 5.2416" N, 77° 30' 59.6808" W

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester

The JCC is a vibrant community center with state-of-the-art fitness, theatre, aquatics, and an array of programs and services for all ages. The JCC is the place for total wellness and provides sports and fitness programs, wellness services, early childhood education, before & after school care, summer camps, celebrations of Jewish holidays and traditions, and activities. The JCC is open and welcoming to all in the community.
1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-461-2000
43° 5' 46.2768" N, 77° 33' 57.0852" W

Kodak Center

Kodak Center is a public gathering place for entertainment, conferences and events. The facility is owned and operated by Eastman Kodak Company and houses the 1,968-seat Kodak Center Theater. Kodak Center is also home to the 180-seat Studio Theater, the 49-seat Club Theater, a 13,000-square-foot gymnasium / ballroom, conference rooms, classrooms, dining rooms and more. Minutes from downtown, the Kodak Center is easy to access from anywhere in the metropolitan area and boasts more than 1,000 parking spaces. It is located at 200 West Ridge Road (RT104) in Rochester, N.Y. For more information, visit www.kodakcenter.com.
200 W. Ridge Rd.
Rochester , NY , 14615
Phone: 585-254-0157
43° 11' 48.714" N, 77° 37' 49.3716" W

OFC Creations

OFC Creations (Opportunities For Creativity) was founded in 2005 by Eric Vaughn Johnson to give students an opportunity to push their creative limits. OFC is now in residence at The Lyric Theatre, 440 East Ave., Rochester, a collaboration that has enabled for this expansion of educational and artistic programs. The Lyric is located in the historic East Avenue neighborhood. OFC offers after school and evening arts programming to private and public schools, video production for events and theatrical performances, and opening opportunities to new directors in the Rochester community.
P.O Box 26346
Rochester , NY , 14626
Phone: 585-667-0954
43° 12' 32.9004" N, 77° 42' 30.1248" W

Corn Hill Arts Festival

Annual Arts festival in July...Corn Hill section of downtown Rochester near the Genesee River. Over 400 artists, 200,000 visitors.
S. Plymouth Ave. and Troup St, S. Fitzhugh Street Corn Hill Neighbors Association
Rochester , NY , 14608
Phone: 585.262.3142
43° 9' 2.7324" N, 77° 36' 42.9696" W

Mad Science of Western New York

Mad science of Western New York is the science enrichment provider for children in kindergarten through to grade 6. We make it our mission to spark imaginative learning! We deliver unique, hands-on science experiences to children.
333 Metro Park Bldg C, Suit F-102
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 585-278-2296
43° 5' 44.0772" N, 77° 37' 19.272" W

MT Ed

Musical Theatre Education. Private, semi-private and group instruction offered in acting, voice and dance. Performance opportunities available through tuition based theatre productions. All staff hold minimum of Bachelors Degree in their area of expertise and trained educators.
75 Stutson St
Rochester , NY , 14612
Phone: 5858021902
43° 14' 59.6076" N, 77° 36' 49.7844" W

Ballet Prestige - Training academy of New York State Ballet

Ballet Prestige is a ballet school located in Rochester, NY that provides ballet classes in a nurturing and positive atmosphere for ballet students of all ages and dance experience.
1855 Monroe Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14618
Phone: 585-704-1903
43° 7' 38.8848" N, 77° 33' 59.4288" W

Terry Fyke’s Main Street Players

Terry Fyke's Main Street Players, at the P. Ken Dennis Theatre, 275 Pinnacle Road, Rochester NY 14623 is dedicated to nurturing the performing arts for all ages. Students learn to sing, dance and act through shared learning experiences; they gain confidence, learn to trust their abilities, and work as a team. Integrating the diversity of talent into an ensemble are cornerstones of the program. Email questions to: kmkleps@gmail.com or tfsdartsmsp@gmail.com.
275 Pinnacle Road
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: 585-455-5050
43° 4' 43.464" N, 77° 35' 1.0104" W

Eastman School of Music - Concert Office

Concert Information - many concerts open to the Rochester community are free and family-friendly.
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester , NY , 14604
Phone: (585) 274-1109
43° 9' 28.1124" N, 77° 36' 3.708" W