Theater & Performing Arts around Dayton

Find upcoming events in the Dayton area, including performing arts, art exhibits around Dayton, Ohio and the Miami Valley.

Performing Arts in Dayton

Barefoot in the Park

Barefoot in the Park

Sunday, March 03 2024

Actor's Theatre Fairborn presents Neil Simon's "Barefoot in the Park"

Guys and Dolls

Guys and Dolls

Sunday, March 03 2024

Combined with La Comedia's delicious buffet, the classic Broadway musical Guys and Dolls is the perfect "Taste of Broadway."

Peter Pan at Town Hall Theatre

Peter Pan at Town Hall Theatre

Sunday, March 03 2024

Magic and charm in Centerville as Town Hall Theatre presents Peter Pan March 1 - 17, 2023

Shipwrecked!

Shipwrecked!

Sunday, March 03 2024

The Human Race Theatre Company presents Shipwrecked! An Entertainment: The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (as Told by Himself) FEB 22 - MAR 10, 2024

Alter Castle Players Present Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Alter Castle Players Present Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Friday, March 08 2024

Beauty and the Beast is an enchanting tale of love and acceptance as Belle, a kind and bookish girl, falls for the cursed Beast, finding inner beauty beyond appearances.

Brahms: A German Requiem

Brahms: A German Requiem

Friday, March 08 2024

Brahms' inspiring and moving German Requiem, including both orchestra and chorus - Dayton Philharmonic Masterworks Series.

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Asking For Trouble

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Asking For Trouble

Friday, March 08 2024

Get ready for an evening of sidesplitting laughter as Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood from TV's Whose Line is it Anyway? take the historic Victoria Theatre stage!

First Person Program Series

First Person Program Series

Friday, March 08 2024

Learn about notable people of the past from presenters! Each program begins at 7 p.m. and includes dessert. Registration required. $17 / members, $20 / non-members.

Ride The Cyclone

Ride The Cyclone

Friday, March 08 2024

Ride The Cyclone? is a new musical by Jacob Richmond and Brooke Maxwell that has become a viral TikTok sensation!

Sense and Sensibility

Sense and Sensibility

Friday, March 08 2024

Based on new adaptation of Jane Austen's beloved novel Dayton Playhouse presents Sense and Sensibility Mar 8 � Mar 17 2024

Celtic Academy of Irish Dance St. Patrick's Day 2024 Public Performances

Celtic Academy of Irish Dance St. Patrick's Day 2024 Public Performances

Saturday, March 09 2024

It's our favorite time of year - St. Patrick's Day! The Celtic Academy of Irish Dance is excited to perform for you. We hope to see you in one of our audiences!

Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra: On Broadway

Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra: On Broadway

Sunday, March 10 2024

Enjoy Broadway hits without the hassle of traveling to New York! No need to pack or buy a plane ticket.

Hadestown

Hadestown

Tuesday, March 12 2024

Broadway in Dayton: Hadestown at the Schuster Center MAR 12 - MAR 17, 2024.

Bob Ross Auto Group Jazz & Beyond Concerts at DAI

Bob Ross Auto Group Jazz & Beyond Concerts at DAI

Thursday, March 14 2024

Featuring a great mix of familiar favorites and new faces from the region's jazz scene. We're excited to welcome the Bob Ross Auto Group back as series sponsor!

Scythian's St Patrick's Day Pre-Party (with Arbo)

Scythian's St Patrick's Day Pre-Party (with Arbo)

Thursday, March 14 2024

Scythian returns to get Dayton nation ready for St. Patrick's Day with their friends Arbo! We sold out in advance last year, so get your tickets NOW!

Kathleen Madigan: The Potluck Party Tour

Kathleen Madigan: The Potluck Party Tour

Friday, March 15 2024

Comedian KATHLEEN MADIGAN at the Victoria Theatre, downtown Dayton MAR 15, 2024

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Friday, March 15 2024

We welcome spring with the Tony- and Drama Desk Award-winning 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, where audience members will participate in the fun of a middle school spelling bee.

DRUM TAO

DRUM TAO

Wednesday, March 20 2024

Tao's modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming have transfixed audiences worldwide.

Young People's Concert: A Salute to Teachers (and Students)

Young People's Concert: A Salute to Teachers (and Students)

Wednesday, March 20 2024

In this family-friendly concert, we pay homage to teachers-and the students they nurture-by highlighting some famous student-teacher composer duos.

Captain Louie Jr.

Captain Louie Jr.

Friday, March 22 2024

A delightfully fresh and touching story about friendship – the ability to make new friends and the importance of old ones. This production is recommended for all ages.

Easter Resurrection Celebration Musical & Drama - Hillcrest Baptist Church of Carlisle

Easter Resurrection Celebration Musical & Drama - Hillcrest Baptist Church of Carlisle

Friday, March 22 2024

Easter Resurrection Celebration Musical & Drama Fri, Sat & Sun, Mar 22, 23, 24 at 7pm Admission is free! Hillcrest Baptist Church Music & Drama Ministry "He is Risen" Matt 28:6 Make plans to join us!

Flight of the Lawnchair Man

Flight of the Lawnchair Man

Friday, March 22 2024

Jerry's just an ordinary guy with an ordinary job and an extraordinary dream. Dayton Theatre Guild presents Flight of the Lawnchair Man Mar 22–Apr 7, 2024

The Celtic Tenors

The Celtic Tenors

Saturday, March 23 2024

DPO SuperPops Series: Three tenors, one voice! The charismatic, globe-trotting trio is the most successful classical crossover act to emerge from Ireland.

The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes

The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes

Sunday, March 24 2024

Don't be a "Humperdinck", make haste to see The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes for a night you will always "tweasure".

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