Ticket Information

Single tickets for the 27th Season of the Rosamond Gifford Author Series are available.
Visit our Upcoming Events page for the full line-up.

Regular priced tickets are $30 – $35* and can be purchased
from the Solvay Bank Box Office at the OnCenter
Phone: 315-435-8006 or 315-435-2121
760 S. State Street, Syracuse, NY 13202
or via Ticketmaster*:

*fees may apply


Student tickets are available for $10 for individual lectures with a valid student ID.


Groups of 10+ qualify for 20% off regular ticket prices.

Contact the Solvay Bank Box Office at The Oncenter at 315.435.2121 or email for more information. ​

Accessibility at the Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater:

ASL sign language interpreters are on stage at all Rosamond Gifford Author Series events.

Accessible seating locations (i.e. Wheelchair spaces and companion seats) for the Crouse Hinds Theater are available for purchase for individuals with disabilities and their companions through Ticketmaster and /or the Solvay Bank Box Office at The Oncenter. You may use the following information for reference when choosing seats:
– Seating that is accessible to patrons who use a wheelchair is located in row X on both the left and right sides of the theater.
– Seating for people with other mobility challenges is located in row W on both the left and right sides of the theater.
– Seating for people with visual impairments is located in row A.

Complimentary assistive listening devices are available for audience members. An infrared (IR) system allows signals to be received through the assistive listening device, which is worn around a patrons’ neck. These devices may be signed out for shows from any of the Guest Services Ushers at the Crouse Hinds Theater.

For additional accessibility information or questions, please contact the Oncenter at 315-435-2121 or visit their website at: https://www.asmsyracuse.com/p/events–tickets/accessibility

Season Subscriber Renewals for 2022-2023

All season subscribers from our 2021-2022 season will have the opportunity to renew their tickets for the Author Series 28th season 2022-2023 in the spring of 2022. Please watch for an announcement at that time, and a renewal packet will be sent to you. For any questions regarding subscription renewals, please contact the Solvay Bank Box Office at The OnCenter at 315-435-2121 or FOCL at 315-435-1832 or focl@onlib.org.

New Season Subscribers for the 2022-2023 Season

Look for a New Subscriber announcement in the spring of 2022.
Why Subscribe?
– Receive the best available seats.
– Save compared to the price of individual tickets.
– Prompt replacement of lost or stolen tickets.
– To advance FOCL’s mission to support the services of the Central Library system.

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