Amish Country Theater (Walnut Creek)

Amish-Country-TheaterFebruary 11 – December, 2017
Live theater in Ohio’s Amish Country! The remarkable venue that hosts these hilarious productions is a 12,000 sq. ft. theater with a 325-seat auditorium designed to trigger your imagination by creating the illusion that youState Of The Art Theater are stepping into an authentic Amish barn—except this barn features state-of-the-art sound, lighting, and effects. As a result, audiences experience the production at the highest level. The climate-controlled theater features comfortable movie theater-style seating and easily accommodates wheelchairs and scooters. Hungry patrons may even purchase homemade treats and desserts at the “Barnyard Fixin’s” stand just outside the theater adjacent to the box office. Make sure you arrive early to shop around in the “Hen House” and take home a souvenir from the show!

TIME: visit website
LOCATION: Amish Country Theater – Walnut Creek, Ohio (map)
CONTACT: 1-888-988-7469
WEBSITE: www.amishcountrytheater.com

Ohio Civil War Show

May 6 & 7, 2017
40th Annual Ohio Civil War Show & 25th Annual Artillery Show at the Richland County Fairgrounds. 7 Buildings with 750 Tables of Military Items, Relics, and Memorabilia from 1785-1945. Buy, Sell,or Trade!

Demonstration Schedule:
6-Gun Battery Firing Demonstration
Saturday 11:30a.m. & 2:00p.m.
Sunday 11:30a.m. & 1:30p.m.
Civil War Hospital Scenario
Saturday 10:30a.m. & 3:00p.m.
Sunday 10:30a.m. & 1:00p.m.
Fife & Drum Corp Presentation
Saturday 9:30a.m. & 1:00p.m. & 4:00p.m.
Sunday9:30a.m. & 11:00a.m. & 2:30p.m.
Gettysburg Address
Saturday & Sunday 12:00 noon
Sunday Church Service
10:00a.m. at the Flag Pole
LOCATION: Richland County Fairgrounds (map)
TIME: Saturday, 9am – 5pm; Sunday, 9am – 3pm
WEBSITE: www.ohiocivilwarshow.com

The Home Game Musical (Sugarcreek)

May 9- August 19, 2017
For as long as he can remember, handsome Levi Troyer has loved playing baseball. He daydreams about playing in the major leagues, but with his father’s expectations that he remain on the farm, he manages to keep most of his dreaming in check. All of that changes when a sports talent scout happens into town one day and catches sight of Levi’s amazing fast ball. Impressed with both his pitching and batting skills, the talent scout offers Levi a deal he can’t refuse.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Ohio Star Theater (map)
CONTACT: Box Office (855) 344-7547
WEBSITE: www.ohiostartheater.com

Tecumseh! Outdoor Historical Drama

June 9 – Sept. 3, 2017
Witness the epic life story of the legendary Shawnee leader as he struggles to defend his sacred homelands in the Ohio country during the late 1700’s. TECUMSEH! has been labeled as one of the most mesmerizing dramas in the nation.
The huge, outdoor stages of the Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheatre afford the audience a unique viewing experience. Sit beneath the stars as sheer spectacle surrounds you with a herd of galloping horses, live military cannon in action, and the most dazzling battle sequences offered on the American stage.

TIME: 8 PM   LOCATION: Sugarloaf Mountain Ampitheatre (map)
CONTACT: Phone: (866)775-0700; Email: tecumseh@bright.net
WEBSITE: www.tecumsehdrama.com

The Confession Musical (Sugarcreek)

The-Confession-MusicalAugust 29 – November 4, 2017
The captivating journey of a young Amish woman who is caught in the middle of secrets, scandal, and plot-twisting surprises. It’s a brilliant love story, with plenty of laughs, and an at-the-edge-of-your-seat mystery all wrapped into one. Come see what happens when the plain, not-so-plain, and downright extravagant lives converge in the hit musical, The Confession.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Ohio Star Theater (map)
CONTACT: Box Office (855) 344-7547
WEBSITE: www.ohiostartheater.com

An Evening with Mark Lowry (Sugarcreek)

September 2, 2017
Mark Lowry is known and loved around the world as a trusted voice in the realm of gospel music and beyond. He started making music at age 11 and now, more than four decades later, his legacy is forever sealed as an innately entertaining communicator who can, at once, make audiences laugh, cry, and think.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Ohio Star Theater (map)
CONTACT: Box Office (855) 344-7547
WEBSITE: www.ohiostartheater.com

Mennonite Girls Can Cook – A New Comedy (Sugarcreek)

mennonite-girls-can-cookSeptember 6 – November 4, 2017
Watch the excitement, confusion, and just plain frantic fun when a small town cable cooking show, hosted by two Mennonite women, attracts the attention of a Hollywood producer. This ideal recipe for hilarity will make you laugh your spatulas off as these lovely ladies gear up for the “Big Time,” and do their best to deal with their starstruck neighbors competing for their own fifteen minutes of fame. This brand new one-act play mixes faith, food, and friendship into a comedy that really sizzles! Inspired by the popular blog and subsequent cookbook Mennonite Girls Can Cook, by Lovella Schellenberg and the authors of the Mennonite Girls Can Cook blog. As always, groups are welcome at our shows! Discounts available for groups of 20 or more.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek Ohio (map)
CONTACT: Carlisle Inn Box Office (855) 344-7547
WEBSITE: www.ohiostartheater.com

Our Christmas Dinner – A Holiday Musical (Sugarcreek)

our-christmas-dinnerNovember 9 – December 16, 2017
This not-so-traditional, sports-centered, laughter-filled Christmas dinner features favorite Christmas carols and original songs, too. Brought to you by the same team behind our other three hit musicals, The Confession, Half-Stitched, and Josiah for President, Dan Posthuma, Wally Nason, and Martha Bolton. As always, groups are welcome at our theater! Discounts available for groups of 20 or more.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Ohio Star Theater (map)
CONTACT: Box Office (855) 344-7547
WEBSITE: www.ohiostartheater.com