Main Stage Series

The Sumter Opera House continues to build upon the impressive lineup of national acts that are part of their newly named Main Stage Series with more artists announced throughout the year. In order to stay up-to-date on all the entertainment that will be part of the Main Stage Series, be sure to return to this page, follow the Opera House on social media, or sign up for our weekly e-Newsletter! Click below to browse upcoming events and discover the Sumter Opera House! Interested in becoming a Member? Learn more here

All shows begin at 7:30pm unless otherwise noted.


Random Acts of Kindness

July 16, 2021 • 7:30pm

A flower. A hug. A kind act. Caroline Calouche & Co. an aerial & contemporary dance company will demonstrate their love for each other and the audience with their impressive skills in dance and circus arts. This show will entertain the whole family and warm your heart.

Lightwire: The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare - The Next Generation

October 8, 2021 • 7:30pm

The Next-Gen features Tortoise Junior and Lil' Hare in a whole new kind of race; where their adventures lead them into unexpected territory. Old man Tortoise and Big Daddy Hare must come together despite their differences to find and save their children. With dazzling visuals, poignant storytelling, and the creative use of music from classical to pop, this production brings this tale into a new brilliant light. 

Red Clay Strays

July 17, 2021 • 7:30pm

With influences ranging from Johnny Cash, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Waylon Jennings to southern gospel, they blur the line between country and southern rock while bringing an authenticity that defines who the Red Clay Strays are as a band. Their debut singles, "Good Godly Woman" and "No Way to Know" reflect that unique sound, as well as, the high energy that's found in their live shows.

Destination Motown - featuring the Sensational Soul Cruisers

October, 24 2021• 3:00pm

The Sensational Soul Cruisers and an ultimate 11 piece show band perform iconic hits from the '60s and '70s. The Sumter Opera House audience will be taken on a musical and visual journey of the Motown revolution that inspired a generation. 

Resurrection: A Journey Tribute

August 14, 2021 • 7:30pm

Considered to be 'The Gold Standard' by which all Journey tributes are measured, faithfully recreates the experience of a 1980’s Journey concert.  Every show is a brilliant reproduction of sights and sounds that captivate and transport audiences to the glorious age of arena rock. This show is sure to be a sell-out great time!