News & Updates

Infinity’s 12th Annual Local Music Showcase!

The countdown is on to Infinity’s largest event of the year!!!!

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Join us on Saturday, September 12, 2015 as Downtown Jamestown is filled with music and fun for all to enjoy!

$10 Pre-sale Tickets are available now at the Infinity Center or online HERE!
All students under the age of 12 will be admitted free of charge to any “All Ages” venues.

*NEW THIS YEAR*  $15 Wristbands will be on sale the evening of the event from one of the following ticketing kiosk locations.

  1. Lynn Building Parking Lot (Corner of 3rd and Prendergast) – Open at 4:00pm
  2. Shawbucks Parking Lot- Open at 6:00pm
  3. Potter’s Terrace- Open at 6:00pm

Wristbands will no longer be available at venue doors, so be sure to stop by a kiosk before joining the fun!

12th Annual Local Music Showcase Lineup

Brazil: (21 & up):

8:00pm-9:00pm- Dave McDonald
9:20pm-10:20pm- Matt Maloof
10:40pm-11:40pm- Kyle Gustafson

Forté (21 & up):

10:00pm-11:00pm- John C Merino
11:30pm-12:30am- Gary & Jay
1:00am-2:00am- Cindy Love WSG Matt White

Jamestown Skate Products (All Ages):

7:00pm-8:00pm- Low Life
8:15pm-9:15pm- The Brynks
9:30pm-10:30pm- Dead Calm
11:00pm-12:00am- Signal Eater

Infinity Arts Café (All Ages):

6:15pm-6:45pm- Infinity Saxophone Ensemble
7:00pm-8:00pm- The Tongue Cluckers
9:30pm-10:30pm- Collective Groove

Jones Valhalla (All Ages):

6:00pm-7:00pm- Joey Cobra
7:30pm-8:30pm- Gav & Jules
9:00pm-10:00pm- A Couple of Distractions

Labyrinth Press Co (All Ages):

6:00pm-7:00pm- Abrielle Mistretta & Olivia Gren
7:30pm-8:30pm- Decho Ensemble
9:00pm-10:00pm- Far From Graceful

Mojo’s (21 & up):

7:00pm-8:00pm- Bros Agenda
8:30pm-9:30pm- Wild Card
10:00pm-11:00pm- Too Skinny
11:30pm-12:30am- Sweet Ass Cream Corn
1:00am-2:00am- We Speak Canadian

Phoenix Rising Wellness Studio (All Ages):

6:00pm-7:00pm- Doc Hamels
7:30pm-8:30pm- Davis & Eng
9:00pm-10:00pm- The Himalayan Redneck Opera

Shawbucks (21 & up):

9:30pm-10:30pm- The Bogarts
11:00pm-12:00am- The Elektra Kings
12:30am-1:30am- Qwister

Studio Theater (All Ages):

6:00pm-7:00pm- TPT
7:15pm-8:15pm- Andy Conti
8:30pm-9:30pm- 6 to 12

The Pub (21 & up):

6:00pm-7:00pm- Sean Lander
7:30pm-8:30pm- Anthony Flint
9:00pm-10:00pm- Chad Gustafson
10:30pm-11:30pm- Will & Sara
12:00am-1:00am- Adam & The Winter Valley Chorus

The Q (21 & up):

10:00pm-11:00pm- Gasoline Genes
11:30pm-12:30am- Buddy McGrupp
1:00am-2:00am- The STAFF

Wine Cellar (21 & up):

7:00pm-8:00pm- Ryan Kinal
8:15pm-9:15pm- Ken Larsen
9:30pm-10:30pm- Macklehat Merffy
10:45pm-11:45pm- Brian Hanna & Scott Horton
12:00am-1:00am- Kris Meekins

Don’t forget to get your Local Music Showcase
merchandise, too!
Available online at the Infinity Shop, or at a ticketing kiosk the evening of the event!

Open House Learning Carnival with Chautauqua Striders

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Join Infinity Visual and Performing Arts and Chautauqua Striders for an interactive, hands-on, Learning Carnival and Open House!

1st Floor of the Lynn Building, 301 E. 2nd Street, Jamestown!

TOURS * FREE Demo Classes * Prizes * MEET the INFINITY TEAM of staff and instructors * AND MORE!

Fun for all ages!! Be sure to stop in and check out the new Infinity Center and see all the wonderful programs we have to offer.

Free and open to the public!

Special thanks to the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation for helping make this event possible!

Looking for Local Music Showcase Volunteers

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Volunteers Needed! We are still looking for volunteers for the following shifts. Any and all help is appreciated, and all volunteers will receive a free all access wristband to the event!

Please contact sharon@infinityperformingarts.org if you would like to sign up for a volunteer shift!

Brazil
10:00pm-12:00am

Forte
9:45pm-12:00am
12:00am-2:00am

Infinity Arts Café
8:30pm-10:45pm

Jamestown Skate Products
10:30-12:00

Mojo’s
10:30pm-12:30am
12:30am-2:00am

Phoenix Rising Wellness Studio
8:00pm-10:00pm

Shawbucks
11:00pm-1:00am
1:00am-2:00am

The Pub
10:00-12:00
12:00-1:00

The Q
9:30pm-11:45pm
11:45pm-2:00am

Wine Cellar
11:00pm-1:00am

2015-2016 Program Year!

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Infinity will be closed for the month of September! The 2015-2016 Program Year will begin on Monday, October 5

All returning students should have received a 2015-2016 Registration Packet from their instructor this summer. If you have not yet returned your registration forms, please do so as soon as possible to take advantage of Early Bird scheduling! All students who do not return their forms in time for early bird scheduling must attend an orientation session.

All new students must attend an orientation session prior to scheduling.

Upcoming New Student Orientation Sessions are being held on:
Saturday, September 19 10am-1pm (every 30 minutes)
Tuesday, September 22 3pm-6pm (every 30 minutes)

Sessions last approximately 30 minutes each, and are limited to 15 students per session.
Please contact us today to reserve a slot! 716.664.0991

NEW THIS YEAR! Save some time and a trip, and REGISTER ONLINE!

Infinity will maintain limited business hours during the month of September.
Please feel free to contact us anytime, with any questions!

Infinity Jazz Concert Series-Jon Wilder Quartet

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On Friday, August 28, 2015 the Infinity Jazz Concert Series at 302 East 3rd Street in Jamestown, NY will feature An Evening of Jazz with the Jon Wilder Quartet, at 7:00 pm.

The evening will feature trumpeter, Jon Wilder.  Raised on a farm near Cattaraugus, NY, Mr. Wilder attended Clarion University in PA where he received a Bachelor of Science in Music Education and Fredonia State University College where he received a Master of Music in Education.  He also attended Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore as well as the University of Buffalo.  Having taught public school for thirty-four years, Mr. Wilder retired in 2013 and moved back to the farm on which he was raised where he resides with his wife, Crystal and daughter, Isabella along with a barn full of alpacas and Foxy the Llama.
The Jon Wilder Quartet will feature Harry Jacobson on bass, Bob Hull on piano and host, John Cross on woodwinds.  Classic standard jazz repertoire will be performed including Fly Me To The Moon, Satin Doll, Stardust, Bye Bye Blackbird, Just Friends, Four, There Will Never Be Another You and Cheek to Cheek.

The concert is free and open to the public.  Enter the former USPS door on the corner of 3rd Street.

Instructors Wanted!

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With Infinity’s relocation project complete, and a brand new program year beginning in October, Infinity is gearing up for its best year ever! Many new programs will be starting up and Infinity is now accepting applications from instructors to join the Infinity Team!

Applications are being accepted in all of Infinity’s, “five pillars of the arts”, but there is particular need for the following concentrations: voice, piano, violin, mandolin, banjo, and group class instruction.

Please visit our Employment Page for more information about being a member of Infinity’s team!

Volunteers Needed!

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CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!!

Infinity is looking for volunteers for our 12th Annual Local Music Showcase on Saturday, September 12!

If you, a friend, or someone you know would like to help Infinity–this is your chance! No money handling or ticket selling required, and volunteering will earn you a free all access ticket to the event!

Please email sharon@infinityperformingarts.org for information about where and when volunteers are needed!

Thank you in advance for any help–we couldn’t do this without you all!

Camp Scholarships Still Available!!

Infinity still has a limited number of scholarships available for our last two summer camps!

Music & Arts Institute- Monday, August, 10-Friday, August 14, 8:30am-4:30pm

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at all different types of art, music, film, and theater? Infinity’s Music and Art Institute will allow you to make amazing art, film a movie, join a band, explore instruments, and perform a play! The week will culminate in a project or performance that you can share with your friends and family.

Day 1: Up-cycled Art
Day 2: Lights! Camera! Action!
Day 3: Instrumental Exploration
Day 4: Play that Funky Music
Day 5: “Break a Leg!”

Ages 8-16

Cultural World Tour- Monday, August 24- Friday, August 28 8:30am-4:30pm

Join us for a whirlwind tour and explore a different culture every day through music, art, dance, theater, language, and costume! We’ll have you home in time for dinner  every night with a new stamp on your passport. Explore a unique itinerary of different countries and cultures.

Ages 5-12

 

CALL US TODAY for more information about camps or about available scholarships! 716-664-0991

Pulse Poetry Slam

Join us at the next Pulse Poetry Slam event on Thursday, August 6, 6PM at the Infinity Café.

FIRST PLACE GRAND PRIZE FOR SLAM WINNER!!!!

Please use the Third Street entrance of the Lynn Building in order to reach the performance space. A sign will be placed on the sidewalk for anyone unfamiliar with the location.

This Pulse Poetry Slam event is free, family-friendly, and therefore open to an audience and performers of all ages.