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    The Thrasher Opera House exists to promote the arts, provide a community gathering place and preserve the historic Thrasher Opera House.    









 

The historic Thrasher Opera House is proud to bring these
wonderful performances to our stage in Green Lake.

View our upcoming events in these two easy ways;
1)
Scroll through the events below,
2) Use the link on the far right to view the events by month 



 

 

 

 

    
Aug,  Sep,  Oct,  Nov,  Dec
   August
     The Slambovian Circus of Dreams
Saturday August 27, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $22.00  
         
The Grand Slambovians' music has been variously described as hillbilly-Floyd, folk-pop, alt-country, roots-rock, and surreal Americana. Dancing freely between all existing philosophical mythologies, the music is uplifting, empowering, and a lot of fun.
           
   September
     Tim Cavanagh & Emo Philips
Friday September 9, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
    
    
Both Cavanagh and Philips are in-demand comics with such broad appeal that they’ve received high marks from some of the world’s most respected colleagues in the business. Collectively, they've performed at hundreds of shows throughout the country every year, had frequent spots on "The Bob and Tom Show," done voice-overs for animated TV shows, appeared on countless Comedy shows, released cds, etc.
           
     Tim Cavanagh & Emo Philips
Saturday September 10, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
    
    
Both Cavanagh and Philips are in-demand comics with such broad appeal that they’ve received high marks from some of the world’s most respected colleagues in the business. Collectively, they've performed at hundreds of shows throughout the country every year, had frequent spots on "The Bob and Tom Show," done voice-overs for animated TV shows, appeared on countless Comedy shows, released cds, etc.
           
     Party for the Arts
Saturday September 17, 2016    6:00 p.m.
Tickets:  $60.00  Reserved Table/8: $600.00  
         
Party for the Arts: Premiere Night
Now's your chance to channel your inner celebrity! Picture yourself entering the historic Thrasher Opera House, red carpet rolled out before you, surrounded by Hollywood stars and fellow celebutantes.
 
You'll be serenaded with elegant cocktail hour music and dine on decadent hors d'oeuvres. As the evening events are unveiled and we discover just who has shown up with whom at Green Lake's 'last big bash' of the season.
 
This year's live entertainment features the Kevin Fayte Rock 'n' Roll Trio. These guys can give the Stray Cats, Roy Orbison, and even Elvis a run for their money!
           
     Trout Fishing in America
headlining with
Dana Louise and the
Glorious Birds

Friday September 30, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
          Trout Fishing in America headlining with Dana Louise and the Glorious Birds – TFA is music for people who take their fun seriously. Their recordings have garnered multiple national awards as well as four Grammy nominations. DLGB - A blend of indie folk and jazz – alternately melodious and hard-driving – and often unexpected with its unusual mix of instruments and influences. Fronting the band are Dana Louise on guitar and vocals, Adams Collins on vibraphone and 5-string banjo, and rhythm section made up of the band Trout Fishing in America. Doors and bar open at 6:45 p.m.
           
   October
     Private Wedding Reception
Saturday October 1, 2016    
Tickets: 
          Private Wedding Reception
           
     Michael Perry
and the Long Beds

Saturday October 8, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
          Join New York Times bestselling author, humorist, and radio show host from New Auburn, Wisconsin, Michael Perry, and his band the Long Beds, as they perform music variously described as ‘country folk,’ ‘roughneck folk,’ ‘folk-twang,’ and Americana. They prefer the description given by an audience member after a benefit concert in Perry’s old high school gym: "You sound just like Gordon Lightfoot… only zippier!” Nice – but there are limits. "Zippy or not,” says Perry, "when ‘The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald’ comes on the radio, we sit down, shut up, and listen.”
           
     WiFEE AND THE HUZzBAND
Saturday October 22, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
          Vocalists Kitty & Coopy Coop DeVille (AKA Ruby James & Stephen Cooper) front this 10-piece powerhouse that fuses the best parts of late ‘50s hard R&B and early Motown into a rock ‘n’ roll spectacular that is truly ‘the new vintage.’ Their full horn section and smokin’ rhythms have all the subtlety of a stick of dynamite. 
           
     A.J. Croce
Saturday October 29, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $22.00  
          From his debut as a jazz-influenced, blues-based artist to his evolution into a pop music iconoclast, singer-songwriter A.J. Croce has traveled a circuitous musical road. The son of legendary singer-songwriter Jim Croce, his career began at age 18 opening for B.B. King. A.J. has headlined festivals, concerts and major listening venues worldwide.
           
   November
     The Revelers
Friday November 11, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $22.00  
         
Founding members of the Red Stick Ramblers and The Pine Leaf Boys have joined together to form this supergroup which combines swamp-sop, Cajun, country, blues and zydeco into a powerful tonic of roots music that could only come from southwest Louisiana. A festival mainstay. 
           
     Dala
Saturday November 12, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
          DALA features vocal harmonies guaranteed to give you chills. Duo members Sheila and Amanda also make use of their considerable talents on guitar and piano to create a unique brand of acoustic pop. Their fun and energetic stage presence has made DALA a fan favorite at festivals across the country.

 

           
     The Subdudes
Thursday November 17, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $35.00  
          American folk, swamp pop, New Orleans rhythm & blues, Louisiana blues, country, cajun/zydeco, funk, soul and gospel.  The Subdudes is a living encapsulation of American music, a vibrant cauldron of sounds that stirs together meaty grooves & jazzy dynamics, soulful R&B swagger, easy vocal harmonies, and cheeky rock ‘n’ roll attitude.
           
   December
     The Jingle Babes
Saturday December 10, 2016    7:30 p.m. p.m.
Tickets:  $30.00  
          Jingle Babes' "Decking the Halls With Songs and Folly"  is a spirited evening of ‘shared musical traditions,’ with clever comedy, songs, shtick and stories of that crazy making time of year. This is a seasonal show that will play from Thanksgiving to Christmas, then goes on hiatus till next year!  Just like a tree and Menorah!
           
     Switchback
A Midwestern Christmas

Saturday December 17, 2016    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $15.00  
         
Switchback’s holiday concerts are always a crowd pleaser by including lots of audience involvement and singing along with well-known favorites such as "Jingle Bells,” "Away in the Manger,” "Up on the Housetop,” "Oh Holy Night” and "Frosty the Snowman.”  In 2005, Switchback released an album titled, A Very Switchback Christmas, which contains all of these songs and others such as, "Silver Bells” and their classic version of "Silent Night” with an extra verse in Gaelic. The show is also filled with stories of their travels and a healthy dose of comedy thrown in for good measure.
           
   February
     The Willy Porter Band
Saturday February 11, 2017    7:30 p.m.
Tickets:  $20.00  
         
Guitarist and singer/songwriter Willy Porter has been turning first time listeners into die-hard fans for more than two decades. He brings The Willy Porter Band out to this show for a night of high-test tunes served up alongside Willy’s signature, finger-picking guitar work and playful performing style.
           

Our calendar of events is not all inclusive. For information on private events, meetings, receptions and conferences, please contact our office.

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