Processing the Past: Glass Plate Negatives from our Collection

Processing the Past will showcase photographs produced from glass plate negatives in the museum collection. The Cayuga Museum has a collection of thousands of glass plate negatives produced by local photographers throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Many of these negatives have not been printed in recent memory. The Museum is embarking on a long-term project to print …

“AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda”

AWAKE is an unconventional biography about Paramahansa Yogananda, the world-renowned author of the spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi who brought yoga and meditation to the West in the 1920s.Many highly influential people — including Steve Jobs, George Harrison, and Russell Simmons, all of whom are featured in the film — have been deeply impacted by Yogananda. In bringing the …

West Side Story

  1950s New York City. The world’s greatest love story takes to the streets in this landmark Broadway musical that is one of the theatre’s finest accomplishments. Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to modern-day New York City, as two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs – the “American” Jets and the Puerto Rican Sharks. Their …