Generations Bank Announces Renewed 3 Year Commitment to The PiTCH

December 18 –

Generations Bank Announces Renewed 3 Year Commitment to The PiTCH Seneca Falls, N.Y. – Generations Bank announced today that it has renewed its commitment to The PiTCH, a forum for the development of new musicals at the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival in Auburn, New York, at a $20,000 per year level for the next three years. “Generations Bank is deeply committed to the communities in which we serve and actively seek out opportunities to support the quality of life we love in the Finger Lakes. We see the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival as a natural partner for the bank with their programs that focus on making the arts accessible for the community at large”, noted Menzo Case, President of Generations Bank. The PiTCH is a unique opportunity for musical theatre writers from around the world to workshop their new musicals in development. The Festival supplies resources that provide support and opportunity for teams to focus solely on their creative process. Furthermore, the PiTCH creates dialogue between audience and writers, enabling teams to test material, ask questions and benefit from feedback.

“This long term financial commitment from Generations Bank enables us to enact strategic planning on every level. The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival is a cultural anchor in Auburn and the region. With this commitment, the Festival is able to leverage the arts as an enrichment, educational and entertainment tool of the highest standard. Our thanks runs as deep as our fondness for our friends at Generations Bank,” remarked Brett Smock, Producing Artistic Director of The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival. Generations Bank has been the sole sponsor of The PiTCH since its inception in 2012. Submissions are being accepted online now for the fifth season of The PiTCH, which runs from June 16-July 30, 2016 at Theater Mack. For more information regarding corporate sponsorship or partnership opportunities, contact Pattie Murphy at
About Generations Bank
Generations Bank has partnered with businesses and residents in the Northern Finger Lakes region since its founding in 1870, while maintaining a strong commitment to each and every community in which it operates. The bank is headquartered in Seneca Falls and serves customers from nine retail locations in Seneca Falls, Auburn, Waterloo, Geneva, Union Springs, Phelps and Farmington. Generations was named to CNY Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in 2015.

In addition to traditional business and consumer deposit services, Generations Bank focuses on residential mortgages, as well as manufactured home, automobile, home equity, commercial, non-residential real estate and construction loans. The organization also serves the broader needs of the Finger Lakes area through its insurance business, Generations Agency (formerly Royce & Rosenkrans) and financial planning and brokerage services offered by Generations Investment Services. For more information, visit or find us on Facebook.

About The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival has multiple stages running concurrently during the summer, all set in the picturesque Finger Lakes wine region of Central New York. Four hours from New York City and situated between Syracuse, Rochester and Ithaca, the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival is the largest producing professional musical theatre organization in New York State, outside of New York City. It has provided over forty years of top-notch entertainment to over 68,000 patrons each season and is routinely recognized by industry press for its artistry and execution. Find Merry Go Round Finger Lakes Music Theatre on Facebook, follow @FingerLakesMTF on Twitter and visit


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