Community Performance Series is a college-community partnership presenting world-class performing arts opportunities in northern New York.
CPS has been in residence at SUNY Potsdam since 1989, ensuring enhanced access to performances for the people of the region through three main efforts:
The Guest Artist Series, now in its twenty-eighth year, has brought a rich variety of distinctive and renowned 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 the full complement of arts opportunities available.