Memorial Opera House

Memorial Opera House

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  • 04/15/2017 7:00 pm - 04/15/2017 9:00 pm

    Saturday, April 15, 2017
    Doors Open at 7:00pm Concert at 7:30pm Concessions Available

    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. Their songs with strong social commentary reflects their influences of Woody Guthrie, Neil Young and The Replacements. As noted in the N.Y. Times by William Hogeland, the Bottle Rockets' song writing has been likened to Woody Guthrie's folk style in spirit, smarts and satire. The band's lyrics encapsulate the common experiences of the everyman, and are set to rousing and searing rock n' roll.

    "A combustible combination of the Replacements and Buck Owens." Esquir

    Join us for a benefit concert for Respite House -- a halfway house for men seeking recovery from the disease of addiction and alcoholism in Porter County. A collaborative effort motivated by volunteers recognizing this need, Respite House opened it's doors in Valparaiso in December of 2009. The initial cost of purchase and renovation was financed by the Porter County Council and County Commissioners.As a 501 (C)(3) charitable organization, operation of Respite House is completely funded through resident service fees, grants, and donations. Additional information can be found at www.respitehouse.org.

    Don't miss out on the opening act!! Meet the Blues Project, a soulful lesson in history, created and performed by 8th grade students from Ben Franklin Middle School.

  • 04/28/2017 8:00 pm - 04/30/2017 2:00 pm

    Fridays: April 28, May 5, 12, 2017Saturdays: April 29, May 6, 13, 2017Sundays: April 30, May 7, 14, 2017
    Fridays & Saturdays 8:00pm Sundays 2:00pm
    This delightful show within a show is sure to have you tapping your toe along to all the snazzy jazz numbers and classic 1920's musical type songs we all know and love. The Drowsy Chaperone is a musical that revolves around a lonely, melancholy man in his apartment as he tries to cheer himself up by listening to a recording of his favorite 20's musical. Watch as his apartment magically transforms into the set of this vivacious musical and the characters come to life. Lying, scandal and deception ensue as the plot of the show within our show thickens. This five time Tony award winner is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat!

    Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar The Drowsy Chaperone is presented through Special Arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

  • 05/05/2017 8:00 pm - 05/07/2017 2:00 pm

    Fridays: April 28, May 5, 12, 2017Saturdays: April 29, May 6, 13, 2017Sundays: April 30, May 7, 14, 2017
    Fridays & Saturdays 8:00pm Sundays 2:00pm
    This delightful show within a show is sure to have you tapping your toe along to all the snazzy jazz numbers and classic 1920's musical type songs we all know and love. The Drowsy Chaperone is a musical that revolves around a lonely, melancholy man in his apartment as he tries to cheer himself up by listening to a recording of his favorite 20's musical. Watch as his apartment magically transforms into the set of this vivacious musical and the characters come to life. Lying, scandal and deception ensue as the plot of the show within our show thickens. This five time Tony award winner is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat!

    Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar The Drowsy Chaperone is presented through Special Arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

  • 05/12/2017 8:00 pm - 05/13/2017 2:00 pm

    Fridays: April 28, May 5, 12, 2017Saturdays: April 29, May 6, 13, 2017Sundays: April 30, May 7, 14, 2017
    Fridays & Saturdays 8:00pm Sundays 2:00pm
    This delightful show within a show is sure to have you tapping your toe along to all the snazzy jazz numbers and classic 1920's musical type songs we all know and love. The Drowsy Chaperone is a musical that revolves around a lonely, melancholy man in his apartment as he tries to cheer himself up by listening to a recording of his favorite 20's musical. Watch as his apartment magically transforms into the set of this vivacious musical and the characters come to life. Lying, scandal and deception ensue as the plot of the show within our show thickens. This five time Tony award winner is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat!

    Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar The Drowsy Chaperone is presented through Special Arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)