Matinee Series

Our Matinee Series is a lineup of family-friendly shows covering a wide range of shows from Shakespeare to Pete the Cat! These shows are specially designed to teach kids of all ages about everything from the importance of good nutrition, to classic literature, to anti-bullying and science. If  you have any questions about the content of our shows or if we can assist you with tickets for your classroom or school, please click here to fill out our contact form. Look for new shows to be added to our Matinee Series lineup in August!

Ticket prices are $10 for kids and $15 for adults.

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Lightwire Theater illuminates the Sumter Opera House stage once again! Back after their popular "Moon Mouse: A Space Odyssey" performance, their retelling of "The Ugly Duckling" is sure to please everyone! Combining theater, dance, technology, and special electroluminescent wires, Lightwire Theatre has created a glow-in-the-dark show that has wowed audiences internationally and across the United States. They previously won over audiences in “America’s Got Talent” and “Fake Off”, and they are sure to win you over when they come to the Sumter Opera House! Matinee show is at 11:30 am, so get your tickets today! Recommended for grades 1-6.