Along with the shopping, dining, rich cultural experiences and other events, Ohio's Amish Country is also host to three wonderful entertainment venues: The Ohio Light Opera, the Live Theater at Carlisle Inn, and The Amish Country Theater.The Innkeepers and staff of the Millersburg, Ohio, Barn Inn Bed and Breakfast encourage visitors to make one (or all) of these shows a part of your time spent here.
Entering its 37th performance season, the Ohio Light Opera seeks to explore and perform the best tradtional operetta and musical theater titles the industry has to offer. For its 2015 season, beginning June 13, The Light Opera will feature Brigadoon, Can Can, One Touch of Venus, Oh, Kay!, Friederike, Ruddigore, and Yeomen of the Guard. Single ticket prices range from $48-$52 for adults, $20 for students ages 16-23, and $10 for children 15 and under. Multiple-show subscriptions are also available. Click here for a full schedule of the showtimes and more information about each.
The 2015 performance season at the Live Theater at the Carlisle Inn will play host to another season of Half-Stitched beginning June 2 through August 15, and invite a new musical to the stage, Josiah for President, beginning August 21 until December 19. Half-Stitched tells the story of an Amish widow who decides to teach a quilting class that is open to the public. She never expects a Marine, a biker, a dysfunctional couple and severl other quirky characters to sign up. This show is a clash of personalities and cultures that will leave you laughing and crying the whole time. Josiah for President follows a former Congressman who is determined to make Josiah, an Amish farmer from Pennsylvania, the next President of the United States. Josiah's hard-working, common sense attitude about life lands him as a write-in candidate for the Presidency, but can he tussle with the career politicians in an unfamiliar world? More information and tickets are available here.
The Amish Country Theater is a family-friendly comedy variety show in Walnut Creek, Ohio. During their regular season (which begins on May 14 and runs through November 7), the theater features everything sketch comedy, including a pair of Amish brothers covering modern pop songs, "The Real Housewives of Amish Country," a professional ventriloquist, and many others. During its off season until May, the Theater is host to several special individual and group performers, such as Bluegrass and other Gospel singers.Visit their website here for ticket and show information.