Your whole family will be rolling in the aisles when Ryan...
Ryan & Friends: Comedy Calamity
Bird-in-Hand Stage 2760 #A Old Philadelphia Pike Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania 17505
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Lights, curtain, action! Did you know that Lancaster is home to one of the oldest working theatres in the United States, The Fulton Theatre, and the largest faith-based theatre in the United States, Sight & Sound Theatres, as well as dinner theatres, comedy shows, and family productions? Theatre lovers, you are in the right place! Lancaster hosts a number of Broadway caliber productions and high-profile performers throughout the year. Here is a look at what is coming up this holiday season.
Queen Esther | Sight & Sound Theatres | February 12 - December 23, 2021
Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Esther’s ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace doors, entering a new world of royalty and risk. With a crown on her head and a secret in her heart, can she find the courage to trust in God’s plan and believe that she was made for such a time as this? Experience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with magnificent sets, special effects, and live animals in this brand-new, original stage production! Running time: 2 hours & 30 minutes
Worlds of Wonder | Magic & Wonder | January 15 - October 31
In this all new variety magic show, illusionist Brett Myers and his cast explore both real and imagined worlds that spark wonder in all of us. Visit a masquerade ball in Wonderland, sail away to jolly Pirate adventures on the high seas, and run away to join the circus! Join Brett and his cast as they captivate with more large illusions, more circus arts, and more dynamic variety than ever before while reminding audiences of the true magic that exists all around us.
On Your Feet | Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre | April 15 - May 29
Get on your feet and hear the inspiring true story about heart, heritage and two people who believed in their talent and each other: Gloria and Emilio Estefan. This vibrant musical follows their incredible journey from anonymity in Cuba to stardom in the United States. On Your Feet! features some of their most iconic songs including “Rhythm is Gonna Get You”, “Get On Your Feet”, “Don’t Want to Lose You Now” and “Coming Out of the Dark”. You’ll be dancing and singing from start to finish! Running time: 2 hours & 15 minutes
Ryan & Friends | Bird-in-Hand Stage | April 2 - October 9
Your whole family will be rolling in the aisles when Ryan takes the stage with a colorful cast of friends that includes Jeffrey, a witty 8-year-old kid and self-proclaimed star of the show; teenager Tiffany, who’s taken with worldly goods; Harold and Irene, who have way more opinions than your average grandparents; and, of course, Ardy the Skunk, who has lots of common “scents” and is always a hit with young and old alike. Expect songs, snappy comebacks and a whole lot of wisdom from an entertaining bunch of dummies.
Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre | Mount Hope Estate & Winery | March 3 - May 2
The 13th annual Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre at Mount Hope on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate & Winery kicks off on March 3, 2021 and continues Fridays, Saturdays, select Sundays, and select Weekdays through May 2. Accept this invitation to the interactive culinary "who-done-it," enjoy a sumptuous four-course meal and the opportunity to become the detective, interrogate the suspects, put the clues together and uncover the truth!
Brandon Heath | The Junction Center | April 23
Brandon Heath, Live in Concert: an unplugged evening of encouraging worship music! If Brandon Heath could offer a word of advice about how to navigate a well-lived life, he would sum it up in three words: faith, hope and love. These tenants of the Christian faith have provided an unshakable foundation for his own journey with Jesus through the years, and they continue to be the three virtues he claims in times of both joy and struggle. Joining him is singer-songwriter, Justin Gambino!
Daddy Long Legs | The Junction Center | April 9 -18
Based on the classic novel, Daddy Long Legs follows the story of Jerusha Abbott, the “Oldest Orphan in the John Grier Home”. After a mysterious benefactor sends her to college to become a writer, Jerusha is required to write him a letter each month. Not knowing her benefactor’s identity, she creates one herself, addressing him as Daddy Long Legs. This rags-to-riches love story explores Jerusha’s journey to becoming an independent and educated woman, as well as the surprising truth about the benefactor she believes she has never met. You won’t want to miss this charming show! With soaring melodies and a delightful story, Daddy Long Legs is perfect for the whole family.
The show runs approximately 2.5 hours with intermission. | Reservations are required.