Beauty and the Beast
On the Opera House Main Stage!
November 18th - December 10th
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway's classic, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, an international sensation that has been produced in 37 countries worldwide. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. The original Broadway production ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed into his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.
This "tale as old as time" is filled with spectacular choreography, costumes, and sets. Disney's Beauty and the Beast is the perfect night out for the entire family. Playing on the Elgin Opera House Mainstage.
A Christmas Carol
Opera House Shakespeare Company at the
Hale Turner Little Theatre
831 Alder Street, Elgin OR
December 16th - 23rd
A Christmas Carol at the Elgin Opera House Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is one of those rare classics most of us have a personal relationship with. Whether it is fond memories of watching the Muppets or Mr. Magoo on TV, singing the infectious songs from the delicious Albert Finney musical or remembering any number of countless stage and film versions - the piece retains it's power, after 177 years, to delight us, move us and fill our holiday season with warmth and love. We hope that this new version, created from a variety of sources and adaptations, will illuminate this remarkable story for you by diving deep into it's emotional core to reveal the multitude of moments which make it resonate with us today as powerfully as ever. At it's heart A Christmas Carol is a story that reminds us of the possibility of change, the strength of love and the miracle of each new morning. Merry Christmas!