Tour the Midway with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s STATE FAIR on the Memorial Opera House Stage!

By: Memorial Opera House Last Updated: July 29, 2010

It's "A Grand Night for Singing" with Rodgers and Hammerstein's STATE FAIR, a breathtaking new production of Broadway's timeless, musical romance. State-Fair-PR-shots-022

STATE FAIR is a fun-filled and uplifting show! Set against the colorful backdrop of a grand tradition of the American Heartland, STATE FAIR takes us on the road with the Frake family as they leave behind the hum-drum routine of farm life for three days of fun and adventure at the annual Iowa State Fair.

Great songs include: It Might As Well Be Spring, It’s A Grand Night for Singing, All I Owe Ioway, Boys and Girls Like You And Me & MORE!

Brian Schafer, Executive Producer and Business Manager at the Opera House boast, “The Memorial Opera House cast of STATE FAIR has over 20 actors. It is filled with great songs and great dance. We even have a red tent on stage!” “STATE FAIR is a new show for us, it’s never been performed on our stage.” “If you didn’t get a chance to go to the Porter County fair this year….make sure you come see our STATE FAIR at the Memorial Opera House.”

STATE FAIR performance Dates are: AUGUST 6, 7, 13, & 14 at 8 pm, August 8 & 15 at 2 pm.

Tickets are $20.00 for Adults and $17.00 for Seniors & Students. Group Rates are also available.

Tickets are available through the Memorial Opera House Box Office, by phone at 219-548-9137, or in person. The Memorial Opera House is located at 104 Indiana Avenue, Valparaiso, IN. Box office hours: Monday-Wednesday & Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm and Thursday & Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. You may also visit the Memorial Opera House website at www.mohlive.com to purchase individual tickets.

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PHOTO CAPTION: STATE FAIR takes us on the road with the Frake family as they leave behind the hum-drum routine of farm life for three days of fun and adventure at the annual Iowa State Fair. Tim Slatton as Wayne Frake, Jamie Shriner as Margy Frake, Laura Hunt as Melissa Frake and Tom “Ozzie” Osborn as Abel Frake.