At Memorial Opera House we use theatre and the arts to build community and create a sense of belonging.

Musicals, dramas and other cool shows are happening in Valparaiso at the Memorial Opera House.

When we say that the Memorial Opera House is Where the Arts Create Community, it’s not just a tag line…it is our overriding objective that we integrate into every decision we make.  We work toward this achieving this everyday, guided by our Mission Statement, Core Values and Strategic Goals.

The Memorial Opera House, built in 1893 as a memorial to Civil War veterans, is a historic landmark theatre continues a long tradition of opening its doors to local and national talent through the help of our volunteers, a defined mission, a dedicated staff, and partners who support us through generous grants.