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Welcome to the historic Ariel Opera House

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Welcome to the historic Ariel Opera House

Welcome to the historic Ariel-Ann Carson Dater Performing Arts Centre, permanent home to The Ohio Valley Symphony, in the heart of Gallipolis, Ohio. Explore our website for upcoming events, lessons and Ariel Children’s Chorus information, directions, and history! Be sure to contact the Ariel Opera House Box Office if you have any questions or we may help you in planning your next visit to...

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The Piano featuring Thomas Pandolfi, piano

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The Piano featuring Thomas Pandolfi, piano

March 24, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now! American pianist THOMAS PANDOLFI is an exciting virtuoso who, with each passing season, is becoming more and more sought after by audiences worldwide, and showered with superlatives by critics for his passionate artistry and amazing technique. His orchestral appearances often feature not only the beloved masterpiece concerti by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Liszt, but also the equally brilliant ones by Paderewski, Rubinstein and Moszkowski. Additionally in the “Pops” genre,...

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TWELFTH NIGHT – Presented by Rio Grande University

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TWELFTH NIGHT – Presented by Rio Grande University

Friday, April 13, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 14, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. $5 Purchase at the Door A stormy night on Lake Michigan leaves twins Sebastian and Viola shipwrecked and each believing the other dead. Viola finds her way as a single woman in the small town of Illyria outside Chicago in 1920 by disguising herself as her brother and working for the prestigious Orsino. Shakespeare’s work lends itself to accommodate any time period as has been proven over and over again in theatrical presentations and film adaptations. The students...

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Love Songs featuring Risa Renae Harman, soprano

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Love Songs featuring Risa Renae Harman, soprano

April 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase Tickets Now! American soprano Risa Renae Harman, as noted by The New York Times, “is that rare creature among singers, a really good recitalist.” A versatile singer who navigates a wide range of repertoire, she has appeared as soloist in Samuel Barber’s The Prayers of Kierkegaard at the Kennedy Center with The Washington Chorus, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis with The Philadelphia Singers at the Kimmel Center and Alice Tully Hall, Handel’s Laudate pueri with The National Cathedral Choral Society, Mozart’s...

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2018-19 Season Subscription! The Ohio Valley Symphony

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2018-19 Season Subscription! The Ohio Valley Symphony

On Sale Now! In 1987 Lora Lynn Snow had a vision to form a professional orchestra and invited her friend and colleague Ray Fowler to be the Music Director. Over the years they created a wonderful organization that has stood the test of time and the OVS is now entering our 29th season. Though Maestro Fowler moves to Director Emeritus following his retirement at the close of this season, the symphony will continue bringing outstanding live professional performances to the southeastern Ohio region. The 2018-19 Season will see on the Ariel stage...

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Barb White’s Piano Student Recital

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Barb White’s Piano Student Recital

Sunday, May 6, 2018 2:00 p.m. Ariel Chamber Theatre Free Concert, No Ticket Required The historic Ariel Opera House presents a Piano Recital of students of local instructor Barb White. Join us for this free Sunday afternoon concert to be held in the 3rd floor Ariel Chamber Theatre. Admission is free ~ donations accepted at the...

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An Evening with Dan Levenson

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An Evening with Dan Levenson

Tuesday, May 8 at 7:00 p.m. Purchase Tickets Clawhammer Banjo, Appalachian Fiddle, & Stories of the Road Dan is one of this year’s recipients of the coveted Arizona Master Artist Award grants from the Southwest Folklife Alliance for his lifetime of achievements in the tradition of Appalachian Old Time music. A modern day troubadour in the truest sense of the word, Dan is a full time musician who travels the country with fiddle and banjo, singing songs and telling stories of the road, his musical journey and his Southern Appalachian roots....

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14th Annual Tri-County Gospel Sing

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14th Annual Tri-County Gospel Sing

May 19, 2018 at 6 p.m. Free Concert, No Ticket Required Join the historic Ariel Opera House in welcoming the Tri-County Gospel Sing, presented by Pastor Rick Barcus of the Addison Free Will Baptist Church. West Virginia Couriers • Randy Parsons Victory River Quartet • Singing Shafers Karen Polcyn • Rick & Ginny Towe New Covenant • Mike Cadle New Creation • Vicki Moore Brian’s Family Connection • The Dollys Lisa Browning • The Neal Family Ricky & Marie Alley • New Salvation And more! This year Old Hymns of the Church will be featured!...

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Ariel’s Piano, Voice, & String Spring Fling

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Ariel’s Piano, Voice, & String Spring Fling

Sunday, June 3, 2018 2:00 p.m. Ariel Chamber Theatre Free Concert, No Ticket Required The historic Ariel Opera House presents a recital featuring Piano and Voice students of Judith Cavendish and String students of Elaine Swinney. Join us for this free Sunday afternoon concert to be held in the 3rd floor Ariel Chamber Theatre. For more information about Piano and Voice lessons offered at the Ariel, please visit this link. For more information about Violin and Viola lessons offered at the Ariel, please visit this link. Admission is free ~...

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The Ariel Singers at Chautauqua! TRY-OUTS

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The Ariel Singers at Chautauqua! TRY-OUTS

Click Here to Pre-Register Now! Singers of all ages can come join the fun! Tryouts will be held at the Ariel-Ann Carson Dater Performing Arts Centre on April 19th at 7:00 p.m.  Rehearsal schedule will be each Thursday evening at 7:00 p.m. until the concert. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 6:30pm FREE CONCERT! – 6:30 p.m. at the City Park No tickets required. A fun time to be had by all! Join us at the 2018 Chautauqua in Gallipolis City Park to celebrate history with the joyful sounds of The Ariel...

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