Warm Up To Winter In Lancaster County With What’s Hot In Theater

If spending time outdoors in the chill of late autumn and
winter isn’t your thing, don’t dismay. The

Lancaster County theater scene stays
hot year round!

Check out these Lancaster County winter theater season

Ephrata Performing
Arts Center / Sharadin Bigler Theatre
 – Don’t let winter go by
without seeing one or more of EPAC’s exceptional productions. You’ll find the theater just down the street from the Historic Smithton Inn. Convenient, right? Known
for its critically acclaimed community theater, you’ll find productions that
range from classics to avant garde.


One of the most loved musicals of all time!
December 4 – 20

Fulton Theatre – Located in downtown
Lancaster, The Fulton is just a half hour drive from our inn. You’ll love its breathtaking
architecture and the unforgettable theater experience. The Fulton has something
for everyone with its variety of shows including favorite Broadway productions
to fun musicals for the whole family.
White Christmas
Bringing the beloved
Bing Crosby holiday movie to life on stage.
November 18, 2014 – January 4, 2015

Sight & Sound
 Get ready for inspiring
productions that share the favorite stories of the Bible in grand form. The
theater is just 20 miles from our bed and breakfast. Sight & Sound has
become a must-experience destination for people of all ages and religious
backgrounds. Nearly all of their shows feature live animals – always a big hit
with the kiddos! And check out the “Behind the Scenes Tour” for a
glimpse of how the Sight & Sound crews create the majesty and magic on
The greatest epic
tale from the Old Testament on stage.
March 8, 2014 – February 7, 2015
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre – Fun,
food, and theater are what Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre serves up. What could be
better than entertaining musicals accompanied by a delightful meal?
A Wonderful Life
The on-stage version of the holiday classic movie celebrating life and its
November 13 – December 23
Rainbow Dinner Theatre – If
a few laughs are right up your alley, then this is the place for you. Rainbow
Dinner Theater is known for “all comedy…all the time.”

(a Christmas comedy)
Crime pays and Christmas wins in this cleverly loony show.
November 1 – December 28

Hershey Theatre – This gorgeous venue is an easy 40-miles
west on Rte. 322. Hershey Theatre offers a wide variety of entertainment
including Broadway performances, concerts, and even classic films.

To see their full list of events,
visit their

American Music Theatre – Amazing live musical performances
await you here! AMT is only 20 minutes from the Historic Smithton Inn. Rock, Country,
Classical, Big Band, plus comedy and specialty performances, too. I think
you’ll find their lineup of shows and featured stars on tour impressive. Their own
original shows have gained acclaim as well.

An AMT original! The sounds of the season abound in this critically
acclaimed holiday extravaganza.
And there’s a lot more going on at AMT—see their website for more shows.
As you can see, the Lancaster County winter theater season
won’t leave you out in the cold. Which shows will you see in the coming months?

By Rebecca Gallagher
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