Calendar of Events




NOV. 17, 18 AND 19Join us for this co-production between NOHA, Amplified Arts, and The Performer’s Playground. See talented early career artists (ages 13-18) in this wonderful retelling of Fitzgerald’s classic. Click on the poster for tickets!



NOV. 20

6:30pm – Auditions for “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play!”  All are welcome…no experience necessary.  More information HERE





NOV. 27

Winter Carnival Pageant Applications available!

Applications will be available at the following locations:

  • Richards School
  • NMHS
  • Newport Rec Center
  • NOHA Box Office
  • NOHA Website





DEC. 1st & 3rd

Join us for our annual holiday production of this classic tale!  Our actors read all the parts, plus create sound effects live on stage.  Heartwarming and fun, this is always a hit.  Click on the poster for tickets and more information!


DEC. 2

 An annual performance to benefit the Willie Perra Community Giving Program, which provides hundreds of holiday gifts to local youth.
 NOTE:  This is NOT a NOHA event, though it does take place at the Opera House.  For more information/tickets, contact Petal Patch at 863-3833.



DEC. 9

Twas Just Before Christmas & The Chili Walk!

The Newport Area Chamber Of Commerce is pleased to sponsor this year’s Annual ‘Twas Just Before Christmas, a holiday festival on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 4 to 7pm in Newport, NH! 
Children will visit participating Main Street businesses to collect holiday stamps on their Passport to Santa (to be provided free at the event to all children). With their completed Passport to Santa, children will enter the Newport Opera House to meet Santa on stage a get a free picture taken with him. The Newport Recreation center will have their annual Chili Walk happening from 4 to 6 pm. The festival will also include face painting, a bonfire with marshmallows, horse and wagon rides and a vendor fair inside of the Opera House. 

NOTE:  This is NOT a NOHA Event, although we will be participating in the Chili Walk and hope to see you at the Opera House!  For more information on “Twas,” contact The Newport Area Chamber of Commerce.  For more information about the Chili Walk, contact The Newport Recreation Department.