Summer at Salem’s Historic Elsinore Theater

Summer Calendar of Events
June, July and August at the Elsinore
features concerts, classic movies, community performances and more!

June 1 — Ocean’s Motion (Inspiration Dance Company Spring Recital)
Through dance performances by the students of the Inspiration Dance Company, audience members will enjoy on board activities and celebrate the wonders of the Pacific Ocean and its ports on the SS Inspiration’s Dancing Cruise.
When: 6 p.m. Saturday, June 1
Cost: $12 in advance; $14 day of show

June 8 & 9 — Alice in Wonderland (ABA)
American Ballet Academy presents Alice in Wonderland, a ballet. With beautiful costumes and sets, classical scores, energetic young dancers, and accomplished advanced dancers, this promises to be a magical event! Profits donated to Court Appointed Special Advocates for Youth, Marion County to help local foster children.
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8 and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, June 9
Cost: $14 to $17

June 12 — Wednesday Film Series features “High Noon”
A town Marshal, despite the disagreements of his newlywed bride and the townspeople around him, must face a gang of deadly killers alone at high noon when the gang leader, an outlaw he sent up years ago, arrives on the noon train. Starring Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly. (1952; PG; 1 hour, 25 minutes; action/drama/thriller)
When: 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 12. Doors open 45 minutes prior to show.
Cost: $6

June 15 — Premiere Academy of Performing Arts
Two different performances. PAPA’s 20th Anniversary Dance Recital featuring modern, jazz, hip-hop, ballet and tap performers at 12:30 p.m. PAPA ballet and modern dancer will perform Uncensored & Paquita at 5:30 p.m. Package Available: Save your seat to take in both afternoon recital and evening shows for $33.
When: 12:30  and 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15
Cost: $15 (afternoon), $18 (evening)

June 21 — Three Dog Night
egendary music icons, Three Dog Night, celebrating nearly 5 decades, claims some of the most astonishing statistics in popular music. In the years 1969 through 1974, no other group achieved more top 10 hits, moved more records or sold more concert tickets than Three Dog Night.
When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 21
Cost: $34.50 to $99.50

June 22 — Tippy Toe In Retrospect
Celebrating Tippy Toe’s 10th anniversary, featuring favorite past routines with help from special alumni. Before the show, there will be a silent auction of gift baskets representing 10 of the studio’s largest productions. Proceeds benefit Tippy Toe’s scholarship program, competition team and studio advancements.
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, June 22
Cost: $15-$25, $18-$25 on day of show

June 23 and Wednesdays in July & August  

Tour the Elsinore Join us for a behind the scenes peek at the Elsinore including an in-depth history of the theatre followed by a demonstration of the Mighty Wurlitzer — the largest theatre organ in the Pacific Northwest. Please RSVP by calling 503-375-3574.
When: 3 p.m. Sunday, June 23 and 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 7, 14, 21 and 28
Cost: $5 at the door

June 26 — Wednesday Film Series features “Notorious”
A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them? Directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Cary Grant and Ingrid Bergman. (1946; not rated; 1 hour, 42 minutes; drama/film-noir/romance)
When: 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 26. Doors open 45 minutes prior to show.
Cost: $6

June 29 — NW Showcase
Presented by Applefeast Productions, the best musicians of the NW compete to win a production package.
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, June 29
Cost: $23 to $63

July 13 — 234 Army Band Centennial Tour
The 234th Army Band is celebrating its 100th year with a statewide musical tour. The “Empire Builders” will be presenting “A Century of Musical Excellence” featuring music from all eras of the Band’s 100 year history.
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, July 13
Cost: Free

July 14 — Dwight Yoakam
Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 21-time nominated, multiple Grammy Award winner. He has 12 gold albums and 9 platinum or multi-platinum albums, with five of those albums topping Billboard’s Country Albums chart and another 14 landing in the Top 10. Nearly 40 of Yoakam’s singles have charted on Billboard, with 14 peaking in the Top 10.
When: 8 p.m. Sunday, July 14
Cost: $48 to $98

August 31 — Jeff Foxworthy
Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country. He is the largest selling comedy-recording artist in history, a multiple Grammy Award nominee and best selling author of more than 26 books. In 2014, he was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame. Widely known for his redneck jokes, his act goes well beyond that to explore the humor in everyday family interactions and human nature, a style that has been compared to Mark Twain’s.  
When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, August 31
Cost: $59 to $125

Join us this summer
Where: Elsinore Theatre, 170 High St. SE
Tickets: Purchase tickets at the Elsinore Theatre website or in person at the theatre box office. Service fees may apply.
Information: 503-375-3574 or go to

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