Open Hand Theater

About Us


Celebrating the human experience through theater, mask and puppet traditions from around the world, Open Hand Theater:

  • Creates & tours original performances throughout Central New York
  • Presents innovative educational programs in traditional and non-traditional settings
  • Is a magical castle, theater and mask and puppet museum on North Salina Street in Syracuse, New York
  • Collaborates and works with others to strengthen community

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The theater is supported equally by earned income, grants and private donations.

We invite you to be a supporter of this work and warmly encourage you to make a tax-deductible gift to this most unique Central New York organization.

The open hands are those of welcome, willingness and commitment as we work together to create a better world.


Open Hand Theater · 518 Prospect Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13208-2523 · (315) 476-0466 ·