It’s 1962 in Baltimore, and the lovable plus-size teen Tracy Turnblad has only one desire — to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show. When her dream comes true, Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star. She must use her newfound power to dethrone the reigning Teen Queen, win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin, and integrate a TV network, all without denting her ‘do!...
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- Mary Poppins
MAY 8–10 & 15–17
The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family how to value each other again. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren't the only ones she has a profound effect upon. Even grown-ups can learn a lesson or two from the nanny who advises that "Anything can happen if you let it."...
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During each performance, the Crocker Park, Westlake Barnes & Noble store will be selling Dr. Seuss books in the lobby of the OPAC, a portion of each sale will be donated to OPA. You can also visit bn.com/bookfairs from March 20 to March 24 and enter ID 11565629 at checkout, a percentage of all sales made on those days with that ID will be donated to OPA. > READ MORE
Seussical Jr., a triumphant journey of excitement, trepidation, fun, amazement and joy based on the books of Dr. Seuss, hits the stage at the Olmsted Performing Arts Center (OPAC) on March 20. > READ MORE
Internationally acclaimed Ballet Magnificat! Omega will be coming to the Olmsted Performing Arts Center to present their newest production Face to Face, Sunday, March 8th, 2015 at 7:00pm. > READ MORE
We continue to be amazed and encouraged by the outpouring of support that you continue to put forth for Olmsted Performing Arts and in such a short period of time. Many of you have asked for updates concerning the future of OPA and although we do not have concrete information to share just yet, we are currently in discussions working towards a positive outcome. The complexity of how things will be finalized changes quickly, therefore it’s been difficult to say anything as of yet. Do know we are working diligently and swiftly to secure OPA’s position at our current location. Thank you for your patience as we work to achieve the best possible result for OPA's future. > READ MORE