"The War of the Worlds" is an episode of the American radio drama anthology series The Mercury Theatre on the Air directed and narrated by actor and future filmmaker Orson Welles as an adaptation of H. G. Wells's novel The War of the Worlds (1898). It was performed and broadcast live as a Hallowe...
Saturday, October 31 2020 7:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Support the Paxton Theatre Foundation at our upcoming Facebook Fundraiser Auction starting Saturday, October 17th at 4pm. A variety of antiques, art, collectibles, and furniture will be for sale. Bids will be taken through October 24th at 4pm when winners will be announced. https://www.facebo...
Saturday, October 17 2020 4:00 PM — 5:30 PM
McGuffey Lane is a country rock band from central Ohio. In 1972 founding members Steve George Reis (bass/ vocals) and Terry Efaw (steel guitar/ gut string guitar/ electric guitar) were a duo called "Scotch and Soda". When they added Bobby Gene McNelley (vocalist/ guitarist) they renamed themselve...
Saturday, May 30 2020 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Everyone's favorite Elvis tribute artist is back at the Paxton Theatre on April 25th! Aron Jones & The Kool Kats give Elvis fans exactly what they want... a live Elvis experience that transports them back to a carefree time when "The King" was at the top of the charts.
Saturday, April 25 2020 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
The triumphant story of Karola Siegel, the girl who became Dr. Ruth.Much of the world will know Dr. Ruth as the short little old lady who talks pretty explicitly about sex. Dr. Ruth was a Psycosexual therapist. She advocated psycotherapy and sorting out relationship issues works much better than ...
Fri, Mar 27 2020 7:00 PM — Sat, Mar 28 2020 9:00 PM
The Paint Valley High School Drama Club presents Clue. Based on the iconic 1985 Paramount movie which was inspired by the classic Hasbro board game, Clue is a hilarious farce-meets-murder mystery. The tale begins at a remote mansion, where six mysterious guests assemble for an unusual dinner par...
Fri, Mar 20 2020 7:00 PM — Sat, Mar 21 2020 9:00 PM
RESCHEDULED TO MARCH 7TH DUE TO CAST ILLNESS. SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE. Broadway is back in Bainbridge this Saturday at the annual Cabaret Night fundraiser for the Paxton Theatre Foundation. Taking the stage at 7 p.m., a local cast will belt the best of Broadway for attendees.Funds raised ...
Saturday, March 7 2020 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
"The lights came up on the Paint Valley Jamboree for the first time on Feb. 27, 1965, when James Sweeney and Lou Harris formed a partnership to bring a live country and western show to the old Paxton Township Hall (also known as the Bainbridge Opera House),” the release said. “The jamboree grew w...
Sat, May 11 2019 7:00 PM — Sat, Feb 8 2020 9:30 PM
Step back in time at the Paxton Theatre for an "Old Time Radio Play". In this Christmas classic, an old man going by the name of Kris Kringle (Edmund Gwenn) fills in for an intoxicated Santa in Macy's annual Thanksgiving Day parade. Kringle proves to be such a hit that he is soon appearing regul...
Saturday, December 21 2019 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM
Remember when life was simpler, the world was smaller and the cost of a new Chevy was about $2,000.00? A time when cool cars cruised the local teenage haunts and the radio was always rockin' the latest tunes? PHIL DIRT & THE DOZERS will transport you to another time and place, the classic Rock 'n...
Saturday, November 2 2019 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM