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Theatre

Private Lives Private Lives Friday, May 15, 22, 29, 2015
Saturday, May 16, 23, 30 2015
Sunday, May 17, 24, 31 2015

Private Lives, is the dazzling, irresistible comedy that author Noel Coward is best known for.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Friday, July 31, August 7, 14 2015
Saturday, August 1, 8, 15 2015
Sunday, August 2, 9, 16 2015

We all remember the days gone by of classroom spelling bees.... Now we present a spelling bee like no other!

The Addams Family, The Musical The Addams Family, The Musical Friday, October 2, 9, 16 2015
Saturday, October 3, 10, 17 2015
Sunday, October 4, 11, 18 2015

"They're creepy and they're kooky, mysterious and spooky...."

A Christmas Carol, The Musical A Christmas Carol, The Musical Friday, November 27, December 4, 11 2015
Saturday, November 28, December 5, 12 2015
Sunday, November 29, 6, 13 2015

The story of Ebeneezer Scrooge and his ghostly encounters come to life in this lavish and thrilling musical.

Cabarets

The Best of Broadway: Our Favorite Composers The Best of Broadway: Our Favorite Composers Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Schwartz, Stephen Sondheim. All award winning composers whose work we have presented in recent years. Enjoy an afternoon of the Great White Way's best composers of yesterday and today!

The British Are Coming! A British Invasion at the Opera House The British Are Coming! A British Invasion at the Opera House Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Animals, Lulu, Petula Clark, The Dave Clark Five, and many many more! This afternoon is guaranteed to be absolutely "brill" and the Best of the British! A great way to spend a summer afternoon, come hear some of our...

By George! The Music of George Gershwin By George! The Music of George Gershwin Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Born on September 26, 1898, in Brooklyn, New York, George Gershwin dropped out of school and began playing piano professionally at age 15. Within a few years, he was one of the most sought after musicians in America. A composer of jazz, opera and popular...

USO at the Opera House: A Salute to Veterans USO at the Opera House: A Salute to Veterans Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Blow that boogie-woogie bugle, and get some cash for your trash to buy war bonds! We celebrate our veterans past and present with a very special USO themed Lunch Time Cabaret. Join us for a very patriotic afternoon as we celebrate America's Heroes....

Christmas Greetings from the Opera House Christmas Greetings from the Opera House Wednesday, December 9, 2015

A musical Christmas Card to our patrons, the tradition continues. Join some of our favorite performers and our special guests South Shore Orchestra for an afternoon of Christmas carols, holiday standards, and audience sing-alongs.

Fundraisers

Canvas Escapes Painting Party Fundraiser for The Memorial Opera House Foundation Canvas Escapes Painting Party Fundraiser for The Memorial Opera House Foundation Tuesday, May 5, 2015

A Fundraiser for the Memorial Opera House Foundation of Valparaiso, IN
$50 Includes All Art Supplies, Instruction, One glass of wine & appetizers.
We will be painting a scene from the upcoming play, "Private Lives", which will be performed at the
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Orchestra

Opening Night Gala-Beethoven Opening Night Gala-Beethoven Friday, June 5, 2015

Join Maestro Troy Webdell and South Shore Orchestra for their innaugral season as orchestra-in-residence at the Memorial Opera House.

Woodwind Quintet Woodwind Quintet Wednesday, June 17, 2015

From classical to tangos, these lunchtime musical interludes are the perfect way to re-energize on a Wednesday afternoon

String Quartet String Quartet Wednesday, August 19, 2015

From classical to tangos, these lunchtime musical interludes are the perfect way to re-energize on a Wednesday afternoon

A Night at the Opera (House)! A Night at the Opera (House)! Thursday, August 20, 2015

A collection of classic and contemporary opera favorites from composers.

Piano Quintet Piano Quintet Wednesday, October 21, 2015

From classical to tangos, these lunchtime musical interludes are the perfect way to re-energize on a Wednesday afternoon.

Fiesta!! Fiesta!! Friday, October 23, 2015

A spicy mix of some of our favorite orchestrations! Join us for the celebration.

Holiday Pops Preview! Holiday Pops Preview! Wednesday, December 9, 2015

From classical to tangos, these lunchtime musical interludes are the perfect way to re-energize on a Wednesday afternoon

Holiday Pops! Holiday Pops! Friday, December 18, 2015

A collection of holiday favorites and sing-a-longs for the whole family to enjoy.

Special Events

Fashion of the Opera Fashion of the Opera Thursday, April 30, 2015

Seasons on the Square & Beyond Pink
present a Runway show featuring 2015 spring & summer designer wear benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Listen To Your Mother Listen To Your Mother May 8, 2015

Readings by local writers on Motherhood.

Duo Sequenza presents Duo Sequenza presents "American Treasures" Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Music to move your mind and nourish your soul!

Comedy

The Fabulous Vegas Guys The Fabulous Vegas Guys Saturday, May 2, 2015

What happens in Vegas...is coming to you!

Concerts

Roger McGuinn Roger McGuinn Friday, May 1, 2015

As the frontman of the Byrds, Roger McGuinn and his trademark 12-string Rickenbacker guitar pioneered folk-rock and, by extension, country-rock influencing everyone from contemporaries like the Beatles to acolytes like Tom Petty and R.E.M. in the process.

Bottle Rockets Bottle Rockets Saturday, June 6, 2015

The Bottle Rockets are an American rock band formed in 1992. Considered to be leaders in the 90's alt-country/roots rock revival along with peers Uncle Tupelo, the Bottle Rockets are contemporary storytellers from Middle America.

An Evening with M & R Rush An Evening with M & R Rush Saturday, June 20, 2015

M&R Rush is a powerful, exciting band with a tight sound that offers exceptional vocals and harmonies! Their songs are melodic, with an orchestration of 3 guitars, keyboards, bass and drums!

Over the Rhine Over the Rhine Saturday, September 19, 2015

Over the Rhine is an American, Ohio-based folk music band, the core of which is the husband and wife team of piano/guitarist/bassist Linford Detweiler and vocalist/guitarist Karin Bergquist.

Willie Nile Willie Nile Saturday, November 7, 2015

This will be Willie Nile's 4th time performing in the Imagine Music Concert Series, but only his second with his New York City band. Willie has become a fan favorite at the Memorial Opera House and has adopted Valpo as his second "hometown."