Welcome to the Historic Abbeville Opera House

Welcome to the

Abbeville Opera House

The historic Abbeville Opera House has proudly completed its 105th Winter Theatre Season, the 36th Summer Theatre Season is now underway and our theatre is more popular now than ever before.   We have twice received the South Carolina Governors Travel Award  for Tourism and each season - as the Official State Theatre of South Carolina - we attract over 17,000 theatre patrons to our wonderful community.  The Abbeville Opera House maintains an outstanding company of talented performers, technicians and staff -presenting two exciting and challenging theatre seasons totaling over 36 weekends of live theatre a year.   The Abbeville Opera House is generally considered to be the  catalyst for the revitalization of our historic community filled with antique, gift and curio shops, restaurants, hotels and bed and breakfasts.  We invite you to join us and welcome you to our turn-of-the-century theatre.

Michael Genevie
Executive Director

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Reservations Suggested
The Abbeville Opera House
Post Office Box 247
Abbeville, South Carolina, 29620

For more information, call the Opera House Box Office at
(864) 366-2157
(Monday - Friday,
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)

 Email: operahouse@wctel.net 

The Abbeville Opera House is open weekdays from 8:30 am to 5:00pm FOR SELF-GUIDED TOURS

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 UPCOMING AUDITIONS

Click here for the upcoming audition dates at the      Abbeville Opera House

 

Abbeville Opera House

BOARD OF GOVERNORS

President ...................  RUTH FREEMAN

Vice President .........   EVELYN HORTON 

Secretary .................... MARK MEYERS

Treasurer ..................  DAVID ELLER

Directors ...................  SHIRLEY EMDEN

          TERRY GILCHRIST,  BRIAN SORROW

           DAWNE HERSHBERGER,  BRAD CHRISTIE

           SUE POTEAT,  ANNA PURSLEY

           ANNE MARIE HEMPE

 

Executive Director .... MICHAEL GENEVIE 

Business Manager .... KATHY GENEVIE

Technical Director .... HENRY PETTIT 

Property Master ........ RICK DETTMANN

Costume Supervisor ..SOMMER DuBOSE

Property Master ........ RICK DETTMANN

Musical Director.........TONY DUNLAP 

Maintenance ..............  JERRY SOLOMON

 

 

 

 

Summer Theatre Season 2014

The 56th Annual

April 26, 2014

8pm

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SUMMER SEASON 2014

Description: By Herman Leonard

WISEGUY  

 starring  Harry Anderson

A special benefit performance for the

Historic Abbeville Opera House kicking off

the 36th Summer Theatre Season. 

June 6 and 7 2014  at 8pm

 Tickets $25.00

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SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR by Bernard Slade

June 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 & 28 - 2014

Friday 8pm

Saturday 3pm and 8pm(no 8pm 6/28)

Ticket Prices:  $20 adult, $18 senior, $10 student

 

July 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 2014

Friday 8pm

Saturday 3pm and 8pm (no 8pm 7/26)

Ticket Prices: $20 adult, $18 senior, $10 student

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KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE

A musical celebrating the life and music of the Carter Family

August 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30 - 2014

Friday 8pm

Saturday 3pm and 8pm (no 8pm 8/30)

Ticket Prices: $20 adult, $18 senior, $10 student

 

(864) 366-2157

For more information about the upcoming   Summer Theatre Season

CLICK HERE

 

      

Abbeville Opera House

YOUTH THEATRE

Starting in June!

CLICK HERE for more info about the classes,     the dates and the costs.

Or call (864) 366-2157.

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BOX OFFICE

(864) 366-2157

Ask about group rates!

 GIVE THE GIFT OF LIVE THEATRE

ABBEVILLE OPERA HOUSE

                                    Gift Cards

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