The Newport Opera House Association
Presents Its Fall Fundraiser

Murder Mystery on the Lake Queen

Sunday, September 24, 2023
2:00PM – 4:00PM
Aboard the M.V. Lake Queen
1 Lake Avenue, Sunapee, NH


Join us for an afternoon of intrigue, mystery and fun on the Lake Queen, as you help to solve the mystery of “whodunit,”
in The Newport Opera House Association’s “Murder Mystery on the Lake Queen!”

A local cast of characters will lead you through comedic twists and turns on board the Lake Queen. Spot the clues and become a detective as you try to determine who committed the crime.
This interactive event is sure to be an adventure to enthrall all ages!

Guests are welcome to dress in 1920’s inspired clothing; prizes will be given for best detective and best 1920’s attire/costumes!

The ticket price includes a two-hour cruise on scenic Lake Sunapee on board the Lake Queen; an interactive murder mystery performance; appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages. A cash bar is available.

Who doesn’t love a good mystery?! Don’t wait as this event is certain to sell out!


This event is generously sponsored by Carroll Concrete.


The Newport Opera House Association is proud to partner with the
United Way of Sullivan County
to present

Dylan Tenney
Magic Show

Fun and Inspiration for All Ages!

Sunday, October 1, 2023
at 2:00pm

Brought to you by The Newport Opera House Association and The United Way of Sullivan County , Dylan Tenney Magic!

Dylan brings his generational twist and powerful ability to create a personal connection with the audience, leaving spectators entranced for more! From his own version of “street magic” to a live illusion performance, his positive energy and wit will keep the crowd roaring.

Fun for all ages!! In a world full of Negativity, Dylan Tenney Magic is bringing the Positivity!


The Newport Opera House Association

Painting the Corbin Covered Bridge
A Paint & Sip
With artist Patti Warren

Thursday, October 26, 2023
at 6:30pm

The Newport Opera House Association is delighted to host “Painting the Corbin Covered Bridge” at the Newport Opera House! Join us for a fun-filled evening and unleash your inner-artist by creating a watercolor painting of the Corbin Covered Bridge, located in Newport, NH.

Local artist and instructor, Patti Warren, will lead workshop participants in a step-by-step watercolor painting experience. Patti will explain, demonstrate and guide you through the completion of a memorable painting of Newport’s beloved and picturesque covered bridge. All supplies will be provided.

Event price includes one complimentary beverage ticket, a “behind the scenes” tour of the Newport Opera House and your painting!

Tickets are limited to 30 participants; purchase your ticket now to join the fun!

Purchase Tickets

Proceeds from this event will benefit
The Newport Opera House Association, a 501(c) (3) Non-Profit Organization.


The Newport Opera House Association
Presents its Annual

Halloween Masquerade Dance
Featuring the Music of

Saturday, October 28, 2023
8PM – 12 Midnight
Newport Opera House
20 Main Street, Newport, NH
Doors @ 7:30PM


Join us for a fang-tastic time as LAST KID PICKED heats of the night with its spooktacular tunes!

Dress up in your most bewitching costume! Prizes will be awarded for the best in different categories, from boo-tiful to bone-chilling!

Purchase your tickets now before they disappear!



Ages 21 & over only. Valid photo ID required for admission to event.

The Newport Opera House Association
is proud to present

The World Famous

Glenn Miller Orchestra
Friday, December 1, 2023
Newport Opera House
20 Main St., Newport, NH

Kick off the holiday season by coming to see The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, the most popular and sought after big band of all time, as it performs for one night only on Friday, December 1, 2023, on the stage of the historic Newport Opera House in Newport, NH!

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra will delight you as they perform their greatest hits and timeless classics, including “In the Mood,” Chattanooga Choo Choo.,” Pennsylvania 6-5000” “String of Pearls” and their theme song “Moonlight Serenade,” as they continue their national tour. In addition to all of Glenn Miller’s biggest hits, this special holiday show will include a program of Christmas classics and songs of the holiday season!

Over 18 musicians and singers will bring the unforgettable Glenn Miller sound to life on the stage of the Newport Opera House, as they perform those songs that everyone remembers. Touring continuously since 1956, the Glenn Miller Orchestra travels over 100,000 miles each year, playing nearly 300 dates.

The Newport Opera House is the perfect venue for this concert and if you feel “In the Mood,” dancing will be available! This is a must-see show for fans of big band music, jazz and swing!


This event is generously sponsored by MJ Harrington Jewelers,
Sugar River Bank and
The Harry Watson Family.



The Newport Opera House Association is excited to be partnering with The New London Barn Playhouse,
for a
24 Hour Play Festival

This event is being rescheduled for 2024; more information to follow!
6th  Grade – Adults
Location: Newport Opera House

Join us for a weekend of original plays at the Newport Opera House, in Newport, NH!
Register as a playwright, director, or an actor. After everyone gathers Friday night at 7 pm, playwrights will write 10-minute plays by Saturday morning.
Directors and actors will be divided in to casts for Saturday rehearsals and will perform the original plays for the public Saturday evening at 7 pm!

Registration fee: $50.00


Posted in: Coming Soon.
Last Modified: September 19, 2023