George Murphy Demolition of Chautauqua Amphitheater complete By Chris Caya • Sep 15, 2016 Chautauqua Institution It's the end of an era at the Chautauqua Institution. Following a two-year legal fight, the 123-year-old Amphitheater has been demolished. Judge rules against preservation of Chautauqua Amphitheater By Chris Caya • Feb 12, 2016 WBFO News File Photo The days of the old Chautauqua Amphitheater are now numbered. A state Supreme Court Judge Thursday rejected a preservation group's legal moves to block demolition. Listen Listening... / 1:47 WBFO's Chris Caya reports Sedita delays decision on Chautauqua Amphitheater By Mike Desmond • Feb 2, 2016 WBFO News File Photo It's going to be another week to fight over the future of Chautauqua Institution's landmark Amphitheater. New State Supreme Court Justice Frank Sedita wants to talk to some experts before handing down a decision in the controversial case. Listen Listening... / 1:02 Chautauqua Institution acquires historic structure By Mike Desmond • Jan 20, 2016 from Library of Congress website The Chautauqua Institution is keeping a landmark in house. The institution has purchased the cottage of Lewis Miller from descendants of the first president and cultural center co-founder. Board votes to demolish, replace historic Chautauqua Amphitheater By Mike Desmond • Dec 30, 2015 File photo After more than five hours of discussion, the Chautauqua Institution board voted Wednesday to demolish and replace its historic amphitheater. Amphitheater plans halted at Chautauqua By Mike Desmond • Nov 10, 2015 WBFO News File Photo The Chautauqua Institution board is giving itself a month to reevaluate bids on replacing the historic amphitheater. Listen Listening... / 1:08 Chautauqua Board votes for new Amphitheater By Chris Jamele • Aug 30, 2015 WBFO News file photo / WBFO News The Board of Trustees for the Chautauqua Institution voted to take bids on the reconstruction of the historic amphitheater.