The Sumter Opera House is closed to the public pending further notice from the city, state, and federal officials. During this temporary closure, staff continues to be available to answer your questions. You may contact us by email, submit questions via the CONTACT US link on our website, or send messages via social media. We will keep you informed via social media, our website, and our newsletter as we have any news to share. We wish you the best as we navigate this new, temporary reality.
Welcome to the Sumter Opera House!
Intimate. Iconic. Inspiring.
The Sumter Opera House celebrates 125 years of cultural forethought and shared experiences. It is an iconic venue with a rich past imploring visitors to discover old memories and new music. Today it is home to City Hall, City Council chambers and a 550 seat theatre. The Sumter Opera House is promoting the arts as a catalyst for community vibrancy, quality of life, education and economic development. It serves to enrich the cultural lives of our community, neighbors and visitors by promoting diverse creative experiences. Click below to browse upcoming events and discover the Sumter Opera House!