Donate TodayThe Vail-Leavitt Music Hall is downstate New York's oldest theater - operated for community benefit by a 501(c)3 charitable corporation. Its long,rich history includes early experiments in talking films by Thomas Edison, and currently serves as both a rental venue and a presenting venue for the performing arts.
May 22nd Show at Birchwood of Polish Town – CANCELLED
We are sorry to report that due to circumstances beyond our control, the scheduled fundraising performance supporting Vail-Leavitt Music Hall and East End Disability Associates on Sunday, May 22nd at the Birchwood of Polish Town has been cancelled. But there is GOOD NEWS, too…check back for information on the RETURN OF THE RIVERHEAD BLUES & MUSIC FESTIVAL in September of 2016!!
Watch this space for more information on upcoming events at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall – Long Island’s oldest theater. We’re home to UNIQUE entertainment you won’t find anywhere else!! The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall is located at 18 Peconic Avenue in downtown Riverhead (parking and handicap access behind the building).
Music & Arts and Vail-Leavitt launch “You can Uke” program downtown
The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall will continue ukulele (Yes, ukulele!!) lessons for all levels of players on the 1st and 3rd Thursday nights of each month at 7 PM in the downstairs cafe. The class will be taught by Bob Barta. A musician and educator dubbed “a Long Island treasure” by Dan’s Papers, Mr. Barta has performed across the country with numerous groups and has been a featured workshop presenter at many fretted instrument shows.
Lessons will be given in a group/ensemble format. A donation to the Music Hall of $15 per student is suggested to help the Music Hall continue its mission of bringing unique cultural and musical experiences to downtown Riverhead.