December 5-6, 2013 at 7:30pm & December 7, 2013 at 2:00pm
Tickets on sale now! All Seats: $7
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! A wonderful gift for the whole family by Barbara Robinson. Directed by Jodi MacNeal. Dec 5-7, 2013. When the bullying, cigar-smoking Herdman kids find out that church is followed by free cookies, punch, and other refreshments, they show up in force, just in time to learn about auditions for the upcoming Christmas Pageant. The Herdmans take key parts in the Pageant and collide with the Christmas story head on; the result will either be the most disastrous Christmas Pageant ever ... read more
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 6:00pm
On the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway!
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Enjoy some wine and cheese and other treats while taking a ride through the Hocking Valley. All proceeds benefit Stuart's Opera House. The coach car is a renovated historic train car with cushioned bench seats. Relive a little railway history. First Class features a more modern experience with airline-style seats, and a complimentary Stuart's Opera House wine glass is included for first class ticket buyers... read more
December 13-15 and 19-22, 2013, Various Times
Tickets on sale now! | Adults: $18 • Students & Seniors: $15 • Children: $12
Presented by Brick Monkey Theater Ensemble! You think you know the classic Dickens “A Christmas Carol.” But what if the story was set in Southeast Ohio in 1907 and old Eb Scrooge owned the local coalmine? What if Bob Cratchit helped organize the mine workers, and Fezziwig’s holiday party took place at Stuart’s Opera House with local musicians playing live onstage? Brick Monkey Theater Ensemble, Southeast Ohio’s professional theater company, is proud to present “An Appalachian Christmas Carol... read more
Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 7:00pm
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Stuart's celebrates American Primitive music with a performance by one of it's up and coming young musicians, Virginia's Daniel Bachman (hot off the release of his 4th album 'Jesus I'm a Sinner' and a screening of the brand new John Fahey documentary "In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey". If you love American guitar music and are a Fahey fan don't miss this show! 'Jesus I'm a Sinner' is the 4th LP by Daniel Bachman, the follow up to last year's acclaimed 'Seven Pines'... read more
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 3:00pm
Tickets on sale to Members of Stuart's Opera House right now at (740) 753-1924!
Stuart's Opera House welcomes one of the most acclaimed Bluegrass bands around, The Grascals, for a special matinee show! The Grascals have had three Grammy nominations over the years and were named Bluegrass Band of the Year in 2010 by SPBGMA (Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music in America) and have received multiple awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association including Emerging Artist of the Year and Entertainer of the Year... read more
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 8:00pm
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From New Jersey, John Gorka is a world-renowned singer-songwriter who got his start at a neighborhood coffeehouse in eastern Pennsylvania. Though small, Godfrey Daniels was and is one of the oldest and most venerable music institutions and has long been a hangout for music lovers and aspiring musicians. In the late 1970’s, John was was one of these aspiring musicians... read more
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 8:00pm
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Join us at Stuart's for a night of award-winning bluegrass with Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out and Athens County's own The Hart Brothers! Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out have been playing since 1991 quickly becoming one of the world's top bluegrass groups with 7 straight IBMA (International Bluegrass Music Association) Awards for 'Vocal Group of the Year' and 5 more to Russell for IBMA 'Male Vocalist of the Year'... read more
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 8:00pm
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Stuart's is excited to announce a special performance from a legendary duo of musicians, Alejandro Escovedo and R.E.M.'s Peter Buck! There are songwriters who sing their songs, and then there are songs who sing their writers. Alejandro Escovedo is one with his muse and his music. Over a lifetime spent traversing the bridge between words and melody, he has ranged over an emotional depth that embraces all forms of genre and presentation... read more
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 8:00pm
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Banjoists Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn have mastered the deceptively intricate art of the duet. Their performances embrace a diversity almost unthinkable - coming from just two banjos and one voice. Washburn’s beguiling composing, playing and singing blend with Fleck’s riveting and virtuosic musicianship to create music both unique yet familiar in texture... read more
March 13-15, 2014 at 8:00pm & March 16, 2014 at 2:00pm
Tickets in Winter 2013! Season tickets (all 4 ABC Players shows) are available August 1!
The Princess and the Goblins, a fantasy that will captivate everyone. Directed by Celeste Parsons, Mar 13-16, 2014 — When a peaceful kingdom is menaced by an army of monstrous goblins, a brave and beautiful princess joins forces with a resourceful peasant boy to rescue the noble king and all his people. The lucky pair must battle the evil power of the wicked goblin prince armed only with the gift of rhyme, the miracle of love, and a magical shimmering thread... read more
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 3:00pm
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Stuart's welcomes back the "new Queen of Bluegrass" Rhonda Vincent for another special Rhonda always packs the place, so get your tickets right away. If you are a fan of bluegrass it doesn't get better than this. Vincent's career spans 24 albums and she has worked with everyone from Dolly Parton and George Jones to Faith Hill... read more
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 8:00pm
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Dwight Icenhower was raised in Pomeroy, Ohio and began his Elvis career by singing karaoke at a local fair when he was just 16 years old. Now, he is one of the very few Elvis Tribute Artists that have made a full-time career out of keeping the legend alive. Dwight performs 4-5 shows weekly and he keeps the audiences asking for more. Born four years after the King passed away, Dwight has studied every move that Elvis = made and has mastered the 50's, 60's, and 70's eras of Elvis' career... read more
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 8:00pm
ON SALE NOW! Special Backstage Show! General Admission: $15 advance • $20 door
SPECIAL BACKSTAGE SHOW! The Steel Wheels have captured audiences across the country with their heady brew of original soulful mountain music and their deep commitment to roots and community. Based in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, this dynamic four-piece string band marries old-time musical traditions with their own innovative sound and lifestyle, generating a truly magnetic revival... read more
May 8-10, 2014 at 8:00pm & May 11, 2014 at 2:00pm
Tickets in Winter 2014! Season tickets (all 4 ABC Players shows) are available August 1!
The Importance of Being Earnest, the quintessential British comedy, written by Oscar Wilde. Directed by Norman Cohn. May 8-11, 2014. Two friends, Jack and Algernon, use the same pseudonym (“Ernest”) for their on-the-sly activities. Jack loves Gwendolyn, Algernon's cousin; Algernon loves Cecily, Jack's ward. Both ladies think they are engaged to a man named “Ernest... read more
Friday, May 16, 2014 at 8:00pm
Tickets on sale now! Show has been moved to Friday, May 16.
SHOW HAS BEEN CHANGED TO FRIDAY, MAY 16th! Dailey & Vincent is one of the top Bluegrass bands in America. From the very beginning of their partnership in late 2007, Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent quickly established themselves as fresh voices in their genre. The concoction of their fantastically powerful vocal blends, 4 award-winning studio albums, and heavy touring schedules has gained them well-deserved attention from bluegrass, country, and gospel critics and fans alike... read more
May 29-June 1, 2014
Weekend passes on sale now for $90 (plus fees, includes parking) at www.nelsonvillefest.org
THE AVETT BROTHERS WILL HEADLINE THE 2014 NELSONVILLE MUSIC FESTIVAL! Stuart's Opera House presents the 10th annual Nelsonville Music Festival on May 29-June 1, 2014 at Robbins Crossing at Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio with Saturday night headliners The Avett Brothers and many more still to be announced! Andrew Bird said of the Nelsonville Music Festival, "It's the perfect size festival... read more