Holiday shows on stage at Ohio Star Theater

Ohio Star Theater‘s holiday season is underway. Here’s a look at what’s going on at the Sugarcreek playhouse:

“Christmas in Paradise”

This new musical is an inspirational and uplifting journey that reveals unexpected treasures in unlikely places, according to a news release. Thrift store owners Matthew and Mary are facing challenges while caring for an elderly and ailing parent, as Christmas Day approaches. Their trials lead them to a place they never thought possible. The musical runs through Dec. 29.

The King’s Brass

Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass (Images courtesy Ohio Star Theatre)

Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass will perform at 7 p.m. Dec. 7 and 8. For more than 20 years, The King’s Brass has performed over 100 concerts each season, according to the release. The brass ensemble plays a wide variety of music, and this concert will have a Christmas theme to lift your spirits.


“It’s a Wonderful Life”

It isn’t the holidays without this holiday classic. “It’s a Wonderful Life” will be staged as a live radio broadcast at 1 p.m. Dec. 8.

“The Nutcracker”

Nutcracker_800pxHolmes Center for the Arts will present the holiday classic ballet “The Nutcracker” at 7 p.m. Dec. 15 and 3 p.m. Dec. 16.

Party With a Purpose

Ohio Star Theater is ending one year and celebrating the start of another during the Party With a Purpose. This year’s party features pianist and singer Gordon Mote, and illusionist Jared Hall. Show times are 1 p.m. and 9 p.m. Dec. 31, and each show will include three hours of entertainment and end in a New Year’s Eve celebration.


Visit or call the box office at 855-344-7547 to purchase tickets. Ohio Star Theater is at 1387 Old Route 39 NE in Sugarcreek, south of Akron and west of Interstate 77.

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