Community Performance Series is a college-community partnership that presents distinctive and renowned performing arts events in Northern New York.

CPS has been in residence at SUNY Potsdam since 1989, ensuring enhanced access to performances through three main efforts:

The Guest Artist Series, brings a rich variety of performing artists to Potsdam.

In 1995, CPS developed the Meet the Arts series to introduce children and families to the performing arts through school-time programs and family-friendly events.

CPS provides administrative support to several campus and community performances in an effort to increase public awareness of arts opportunities.

CPS Staff

Vanessa N. Vaverchak

Meghan Stever
Assistant Director