Creating a permanent home for the Arts in Sharon Springs, NY

Coming up next

August 5, 6, & 7, 2022

(Friday, Saturday & Sunday)

2:00 PM in Chalybeate Park, Main Street
Sharon Springs, NY

“Shakespeare is for Lovers”

Presented by

The Vainglory Theatre Team

A one-hour showcase of love scenes & sonnets from the works of Willliam Shakespeare.

FREE & family friendly!

August 11, 2022

3:00 PM in the American Hotel
Sharon Springs, NY

“Oscar Wilde in America”

To celebrate the 140th anniversary of Oscar Wilde’s 1882 visit to Sharon Springs, Wilde scholar and enthusiast John Cooper will deliver the first Oscar Wilde Memorial Lecture. This is a FREE event.

August 12 & 13, 2022

Sharon Springs, NY

Sharon Springs Dance Festival

A weekend of dance performances, lectures, demonstrations, and master classes for all ages, featuring Bridgman|Packer Dance & ThingsezIsee’em Dance/Theater. Registration is required for classes, but it’s FREE.
Full details, schedule & registration here . . .

August 27 & 28, 2022
Sharon Springs, NY

“Love Letters”

Klinkhart Hall Arts Center presents the Broadway-hit play (and Pulitzer Prize Finalist for Drama) by A. R. Gurney, with Drew Taylor and Maureen Iseman-Broeking. Read more . . .

$15 per person; purchase Tickets online, or at the door
Three performances only 
in the Roseboro Hotel Ballroom:

Saturday, August 27, 2022, at 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM
Sunday, August 28 at 2:00 PM only

Klinkhart Hall Arts Center’s programs are made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.

The 2022 Sharon Springs Poetry Festival is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit

Chalybeate Park

Klinkhart in the Park 2022

June 15, 2022
Klinkhart Hall Arts Center is pleased to announce a full Summer Season of entertainment. It all starts with the return of the popular but long-absent FREE Wednesday night concert series in Chalybeate Park.

But that’s not all: there is Free Shakespeare in the Park, the Sharon Springs Dance Festival, performances of A.R. Gurney’s play Love Letters, and more.

Then there is the 6th Sharon Springs Poetry Festival with Joyce Carol Oates, Jennifer Grotz, and Terrance Hayes, plus two all-new poetry events.

Read more . . .

Klinkhart Hall Arts Center, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that seeks to preserve the historic Klinkhart Hall building in Sharon Springs, New York and to establish it as an arts center for the regional and local communities.