Edwards Town Hall Opera House is an architecturally unique theater
seating about 275 people, with superb acoustics, raked auditorium
and stage floor, with its original painted front curtain well
preserved and still in place. We are fortunate to have this
unusually intact example of a type of facility no longer surviving
in most small towns in Northern New York.
the direction of the Edwards Arts Council and as part of plans for
restoring the historic town hall building, the theater is being
refurbished and its stage area reconfigured as it was originally
at the turn of the last century, with wings and hanging backdrop.
success of the Arts Councils' mission - to promote arts expression
and rehabilitate a landmark building as a basis for community
renewal - will depend on your interest and support. Donations for use and restoration of the Opera House are