Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: Closed (unless an event is scheduled)

Note: Doors open 45 minutes prior to start of performance.
Upcoming Events
April 2014
Town of Smyrna
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Welcome
To purchase tickets for any Smyrna Opera House program (even those not currently displayed here), please click on the "Purchase Tickets" link here or under any Events listing. The link will take you to our
online store which includes tickets for our entire season.
Please note that tickets purchased online are not mailed, but are held for pickup at the Smyrna Opera House Box Office.

The Smyrna Opera House offers an eclectic mix of musical acts, theatre productions and comedy events every year from September to June.

Thank you for stopping by!


Become a Member!

Become a member of the Smyrna Opera House!
Membership, both individual ($20) and household ($50 - 3+ people living in same home) provides advance notice of scheduled events as well as $2.00 off the price of any ticket (some restrictions apply). Members also get invited to the member/guild appreciation night that is held each fall. Become a member and help support the Smyrna Opera House!

[Click here or on the Tower to join!]

Patrons Pathway
Order YOUR Commemorative Bricks Now For the SOH Patrons Pathway

Patrons and friends of the Smyrna Opera House are invited to purchase an engravable paver brick for the walkway leading to the entrance of the SOH. These bricks may be engraved with commemorative messages, family names, or memorial tributes. For a gift of $100, a donor may request up to three lines with up to 16 letters and/or spaces per line. After being engraved, the bricks will be permanently installed in the Patrons Pathway for present and future visitors to the SOH to admire. Please click on the brick to purchase your brick today!

Our Next Event
Sunday, April 27th
"In Celebration of Spring"
Featuring the Pyxis Piano Quartet*
"In Celebration of Spring" is a program of youthful and creative chamber music for piano and strings. The performance will feature the charming String Trio in B flat major by Franz Schubert, the eloquent yet unpretentious Bagatelles for Piano Quartet by American composer George Tsontakis and one of the rare, small ensemble works of Richard Strauss, the mercurial and emotive Quartet in c minor.

Purchase tickets - Sunday, Apr 27 - 3:00 p.m. - $18.00
Coming soon...
Saturday, May 10th
"We're Back!"
SOH Follies!
The SOH Follies are back! This musical variety show will feature all the most talented singers in town and something for everyone. Not to be missed!

Purchase tickets - Saturday, May 10 - 7:30 p.m. - $15.00
Sunday, May 18th
"Spring Concert"
Featuring The SOH Chorale
One of The Smyrna Opera House Chorale's Premier Performances! Under the direction of Mrs. Kathy DeLong, The SOH Chorale is comprised of singers from around the area. Hoping to cater to a wide variety of music preferences, the Spring Concert will feature a musical potpourri of spirituals, show tunes, patriotic standards and pop.

Purchase tickets - Sunday, May 18 - 2:00 p.m. - $17.00
Sunday, June 8th
"Smyrna Alumni Chamber Music Concert"
Smyrna High School alumni return to perform an afternoon of classical chamber music from baroque to modern, beloved masterpieces and undiscovered gems. Join us for this 2nd annual concert when these recently graduated students return to their hometown as outstanding performers sharing their musical gifts!

Purchase tickets - Sunday, Jun 8 - 3:00 p.m. - $10.00
Monday, June 23rd
"Meet the Author: Gwen Florio"
Come and listen as award-winning suspense novelist, Gwen Florio reads from her first two novels, MONTANA and DAKOTA and then answers audience questions about her books, her fiction writing career, and her life as a journalist covering Afghanistan, Columbine, the Jon-Benet murder trials, and other news stories. A Wine & Cheese Reception will follow the readings and Q&A session during which friends and other attendees may welcome Gwen (SHS Class of '73 ) back to her hometown. Both books will be available for purchase and for Gwen to sign. No charge for the event or reception. To reserve your copy of either or both books, please email: soh.director@verizon.net or call the box office at 302-653-4236.

Monday, June 23 - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 12th
Summer Solstice "Blackout"
Beginning at 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. 1st Annual "Blackout" Fundraiser for Youth and Young Adults under age 21. Tickets are $10 and include DJ provided music and gift bag. Pizza and refreshments available for purchase.
Contact Event Chairs Courtney Lane (c.laney1224@gmail.com) or 302 943-3209 or Amber Frushon (amberfrushon@yahoo.com) or 302 354-7517 for details and more information.

All proceeds from the Summer Solstice will be used to support our 2014-2015 programming expenses.

Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Monday, July 14th
SOH Summer Theater Camp
Under the direction of Jim McGuigan camp focuses on the basics of acting: projection, staging, singing, characterization and improvisation. This year's theater camp begins on July 14th and concludes July 25th with a final "assessment show" that same evening at 7 p.m. Sign up soon - space is limited! Ages 8-15.

Camp begins on Monday, Jul 14 - 12:30 - $175.00
Monday, August 4th
Beauty and The Beast Summer Camp
The Smyrna Opera House in partnership with the Premier Centre for the Arts Delaware will host Beauty and the Beast Summer Camp for kids. Mon - Fri, August 4 - 8th from 10am - 4pm for Ages 6-14. The cost is $240 with Shows Fri & Sat @ 7:00 p.m. and Sun @ 2:00 p.m.

Camp begins on Monday, Aug 4 - 10:00 - $240.00
Delaware Division of the Arts
These programs are made possible, in part, by a grant
from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency
dedicated to nurturing and supporting the arts in Delaware,
in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.
National Endownment of the Arts