State Theatre of Ithaca

Located on West State Street/ Martin Luther King Jr. Street right in the heart of Downtown Ithaca, this  1,600 seat venue hosts over 75 events each year including concerts, theatrical productions, comedy shows, classic movies, dance performances, readings, and community performances. The architecture of this historic building provides a memorable setting for any performance, you will find a celestial inspired ceiling, and hidden gargoyles among the beautiful architectural details.  

“Since 1928, The State Theatre of Ithaca has served as one of the most significant venues for performing arts in the Finger Lakes region.”

Popular touring bands enjoy playing in Ithaca, given the welcoming city’s known appreciation for music. Check the schedule to find holiday traditions each year including performances from the Ithaca Ballet. 

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The State Theatre is accessible to customers with disabilities. The Orchestra (ground) floor is accessible by wheelchair, and the venue has an ADA accessible restroom and drinking fountain. Please call the Box Office directly at (607) 277-8283 so we can accommodate you with seats that best fit your needs.