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Experience a wide variety of entertainment at the Lerner! You can easily buy tickets online for any of our upcoming shows.

For more information, or to reserve wheelchair seating, please call the Box Office at (574) 293-4469 or (800) 294-8223

  • Friday Dec 09 Doors open 6:30PM Show starts 7:30PM
    Saturday Dec 10 Doors open 6:30PM Show starts 7:30PM
    Sunday Dec 11 Doors open 2:00PM Show starts 3:00PM
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    Reserved Seating

    $21 Adults
    $18 Seniors/Students
    $12 Children

    A Lerner Christmas

    Experience the Christmas season with all the charm and enthusiasm of days gone by! Take a break from the hectic pace of the season. Come, relax with us and recharge those Christmas season batteries!

  • Friday Dec 16 Doors open 7:00PM Show starts 8:00PM
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    Ronnie Milsap Hits and Holiday Favorites

    Ronnie Milsap ranks as the pre-eminent country soul singer of his generation. He also represents much more than any two-word definition can convey: a humble, overtly friendly fellow with a talent as vast and multi-dimensional as the American South. Milsap provided country music with one of its most important voices, as the genre was moving beyond its rural roots into the mainstream of modern entertainment. Country music couldn’t have found a man more suited to lead the charge. Steeped in the mountain music of the North Carolina hills and schooled in classical piano, Milsap early in life found inspiration in a wide variety of music. Even as he mastered Beethoven and Mozart, his heart belonged to hardcore country and rhythm-and-blues -- music he heard beamed from powerful radio stations located in Nashville. Those earthy sounds about life and love provided a young, impoverished blind boy with a connection to a world beyond the harsh reality of his daily existence.

    Over 40 Number 1 hits including: Smoky Mountain Rain, Any Day Now, Pure Love, I Wouldn’t Have Missed It For The World

  • Saturday Dec 17 Doors open 6:30PM Show starts 7:30PM
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    $30 Adults
    $25 Seniors
    $15 Students

    Eligible for the Gateway Mile
    Loyalty Card discount.

    Sounds of the Season

    Tis the Season to join with family and friends to Celebrate! The Elkhart County Symphony under the direction of Brian Groner, Music Director Emeritus, has the perfect event for you and yours. Come and hear the Symphony present "¨Sounds of the Season"¨ at the Lerner Theatre on  Saturday, December 17th featuring favorite symphonic works  and the Brenneman Missionary Choir in both standard and light holiday classics, concluding with an audience sing-a-long of the Hallelujah Chorus. The Conservatory of Dance will bring to life selections of the well known Nutcracker Ballet and as an added bonus, those who come early, between 6:45 and 7:15 PM, will be treated to seasonal favorites by the Jubilee Ringers of Elkhart County! Your spirits will be lifted and we will set the stage for a phenomenal holiday for family and friends. Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 17th at the Lerner Theatre where tickets are now available at the Box Office.

    The Brenneman Missionary Church in Goshen, IN, was established in 1878 and the choir has been in existence from the beginning. Its membership consists solely of volunteers, ordinary people who have an extraordinary passion for singing.This is evident in rehearsals and when they sing and worship in our services. They are people who come from many generations and all walks of life and back grounds for the purpose of serving God through music and community outreach. In addition to being involved in our weekly services, they also perform seasonal Cantatas and musicals.Their repertoire covers a wide variety of styles from Handel to Vince Guaraldi! In December 2014 and  2015 they participated in the Festival Choir with the South Bend Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Tsung Yeh.

    Kelli Armentrout’s interest in music began as a little girl, listening to her mother and sister’s sing. She received her Music Education degree from Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Illinois and has studied voice and Education at Indiana University at South Bend, Indiana. She is a 25 year veteran of the teaching and choral directing profession. Since 2007, she has been the Worship Arts Director at Brenneman Missionary Church in Goshen, Indiana. Ms. Armentrout has been active in her community as vocal director for the Summerfly Community Youth and Clay High School of Fine Arts productions in South Bend, performances at South Bend Civic Theater, and conducting choral workshops. As a professional soloist she has been featured  with Michiana area ensembles such as, Truth in Jazz, Elkhart Municipal Concert Band, South Bend Symphony Orchestra and the IUSB Jazz Ensemble and is a member of the St. Joseph Valley Camerata Singers. Her experience with choirs extends over a wide range of ages and levels of ability; always with an emphasis on educating and striving for excellence but also cultivating an appreciation for the intrinsic value and satisfaction of making music as a group.

    In the spirit of the season please consider bringing  canned and dry goods to donate to the "Orchestras Feeding America" program sponsored by the  League of American Orchestras  of which the Elkhart Symphony is a member.  Donations will be processed through Church Community Services, Elkhart's local agent as part of the Northern Food Bank of Indiana.

    The Symphony is pleased to partner with these  other  local arts organizations   in the production of this concert.  The Brenneman Choir directed by Worship Arts Director, Kelli Armentrout;  the Jubilee Ringers of Elkhart County'  founded and directed by Stan and Linda Skinner, celebrating their 30th year in the area; and  dancers of the Conservatory of Dance-Lydia Aurinko-Mastow, program director together with the Elkhart County Symphony in its 69th Season. These local groups  represent some of the finest talent in our community. Make plans to take advantage of this special concert and celebrate COMMUNITY and the season..

    Eligible for the Gateway Mile Loyalty Card discount.

  • Wednesday Dec 21 Doors open 10:00AM Show starts 11:00AM
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    Lunchtime Live! Free Movie: White Christmas

    A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

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