Live Shows & Events Chambersburg, PA

2020 Shows & Events

Tuesday April 7, 2020 | 2pm and 7pm THE FINAL CLASSIC CINEMA SCREENING FOR APRIL 7 HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

CLASSIC CINEMA SERIES

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Sponsored by:

The Classic Cinema Series returns with a variety of six great, vintage films from Hollywood’s Golden Age. From musicals to comedies to noir and dramas, there’s a film here for those who want to relive the release of these classic gems to those who relish the chance of seeing these great films on the big screen for the very first time. Each film will be highlighted below as per the schedule. Note: our new, more convenient screening times for this series! 2pm and 7pm.

April 7th: DUCK SOUP

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices: $5 at the door

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Saturday,  April 11, 2020|   THE APRIL 11 PARANORMAL INVESTIGATION HAS BEEN CANCELLED. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS PURCHASED A TICKET TO THIS EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

PARANORMAL INVESTIGATIONS with the Ghost PIT

Presented by: Capitol Theatre and

The GHOST PIT crew will guide you through safe paranormal investigations full of surprises, regardless of your experience level. Your investigation includes the use of paranormal investigative equipment. We highly recommend bringing a recording device (phone, digital recorder, etc.) to capture your experiences. You never know what, or who, you might find during your investigation.

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices
All: $20

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Friday, April 17, 2020 | 8pm THE STANDUP COMEDY PERFORMANCE FOR APRIL 17 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS PURCHASED A TICKET TO THIS EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

COMEDY CLUB – STEVE SABO and another great standup comedian TBA

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

In his 28 years as a performer, he has had the privilege of sharing the stage with comedy legends such as Joan Rivers, Chris Rock, Kevin James, Dave Attel, Jim Breuer, Christopher Titus and Tom Green. He has made television appearances on HBO, NBC, E!, and Comedy Central. He is heard regularly on SiriusXM Satellite Radio and has appeared on the nationally syndicated, “Sex Talk Live,” “BTS Radio Show” and “The Jiggy Jaguar Show.” Steve has entertained the troops in Iraq and Kuwait, performed at 2007’s “Gathering of the Juggalos,” and has been seen nationally and internationally at such festivals as Gilda’s “Laughfest” (3 times), Calgary’s “Funnyfest,” “The Detroit International Comedy Festival” (twice) and “The Great Plains Comedy Festival” also twice.

For More Info: Call the Box Office

Warning: Mature language and themes – NOT recommended for minors.

Ticket Prices $20  and includes light munchies and a cash bar

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

April 18 & May 16 | CANCELLED

DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES – THE IMPROVIBLES TROUPE HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE ANYONE.

COMEDY CLUB – THE IMPROVIBLES

Sunday, April 19, 2020 | THE PIRATE SCHOOL PERFORMANCE FOR APRIL 19 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS PURCHASED A TICKET TO THIS EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

DAVID ENGEL’S PIRATE SCHOOL

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

David Engel’s Pirate School! is a madcap, swashbuckling solo variety show created and performed by veteran New York physical comedian and actor David Engel.

This riotous, interactive pirate escapade satisfies children’s universal curiosity for the briny buccaneers of yore, while promoting everyday polite behavior and social-courage.

Ages 4+ please.

See Featured Video

For a complete description of the presentation, click here
For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices
Adults: $13 | *60+: $13 | Youth 3-22: $8

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Friday, April 24, 2020 | LADIES NIGHT, ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 24th HAS BEEN POSTPONED. CHECK HERE FOR THE NEW DATE WHICH WILL BE ANNOUNCED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

LADIES NIGHT

Presented by: Capitol Theatre  AND

The NEW LADIES NIGHT will include short presentations from some of our local “experts” on your favorite topics: interior decorating tips, fashion, health & wellness etc, as well as, our amazing raffle, $2 glasses of wine & much more.. MORE EXCITING DETAILS STILL TO COME!

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices: TBA

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Saturday, April 25, 2020| 7pm  The COMEDY AND MAGIC SPECTACULAR PERFORMANCE FOR APRIL 25 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS PURCHASED A TICKET TO THIS EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

33rd Annual COMEDY AND MAGIC SPECTACULAR!

Presented by: THE EXCHANGE CLUB OF CHAMBERSBURG

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The Exchange Club of Chambersburg proudly presents the 33rd Annual COMEDY AND MAGIC SPECTACULAR!  “It’s our pleasure to continue to present a family show that entertains ALL ages. Thank you for your continued support of our Exchange Club mission to assist the children and families of Franklin County through the prevention of child abuse. Enjoy the show and thanks again for your support of our efforts.” – Tracy Rush and Mike Meier – 2020 C0-Chairmen

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices
Adults: $17 – $25

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Sunday, April 26, 2020 |THE YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL PERFORMANCES FOR APRIL 26th HAVE BEEN POSTPONED. CHECK HERE FOR THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF A NEW PERFORMANCE DATE. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS PURCHASED A TICKET TO THIS EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

FRANKLIN COUNTY YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Funded by: M&T Bank (Sponsor) and by a generous gran from The Foundation for Enhancing Communities (TFEC)

 

YPF’s debut was a smash hit with those who participated and audience members! Don’t miss this unique opportunity to get into the creative minds of our youngsters as they write original, short plays and vie for the chance of not only seeing their work onstage, but also for cash prizes and to see who captures the Grand Prize Award as well as the Audience Choice Award! Catch the energy, spirit and amazing story-telling of these young minds – you’ll be amazed!

CLICK THE LINK TO SEE – THE LIST OF PLAYS BEING PRODUCED IN 2020!

For More Info:
Ticket Prices
Adults: $13 | *60+: $13 | Youth 3-22: $8

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Saturday, May 2, 2020 | THE BLUES, BREWS AND BARBECUE EVENT FOR MAY 2nd HAS BEEN POSTPONED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED. CHECK HERE FOR THE NEW DATE WHICH WILL BE POSTED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

BLUES, BREWS AND BARBECUE

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Diamond Sponsor: Orrstown Bank

The 10th installment of this very popular and very fun parking lot party again brings great Blues bands to Chambersburg. Sit back (on chairs you bring) and slake your thirst with great craft and domestic beers on tap and in bottles. Great barbecue and other yummy food available for purchase from area food trucks are also part of the fun. Don’t forget to purchase your games of chance tickets, you might end up going home a little richer!  BB&B takes place in our back parking lot.

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices: TBA

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

May 8 – 17 2020 | Evenings 7:30pm; Matinees 2pm The production has been postponed until May 2021. Information will be forthcoming regarding the status of tickets sold for this event. 

SPAMALOT

Presented by: Chambersburg Community Theatre

King Arthur is traveling around England recruiting his Knights of the Round Table. When he and his band of misfit knights finally gather in Camelot, they receive a charge from God to find the Holy Grail. The quest brings King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table to strange places and into the company of strange characters, challenging them to keep their heads on straight or die terribly weird deaths.

By: John DuPrez and Eric Idle           Directed by Matt Henning             Musical Direction by Patrick McNamee

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices

Adults: $25 | Students (Age 13 thru College w/ ID): $20 | Children (Age 12 & under): $15

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Saturday, May 16, 2020 | THE PERSONAL INTUITION WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANYONE WHO HAS PURCHASED A TICKET TO THIS EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, CALL 717-263-0202. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE OUR PATRONS  

Developing Your Personal Intuition Workshop with William Stillman

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Ever had a hunch that proved correct about your children, your pet, your job, your family, and other relationships or situations? Had powerful dreams that you can still recall years later? Ever gotten certain feelings or “vibes” about someone upon first meeting them that proved accurate? Want to raise your consciousness and re-affirm your spirituality?

If so, then this is the class for you! Prerequisites require only an open mind and an appreciation of the beauty for all things seen and unseen. Participants will experience a guided meditation, and will be given the opportunity to practice applying their new-found gifts and talents under William’s mentorship. Prepare to expect the unexpected as your spiritual potential is revealed! Preparatory instructions will be forwarded to attendees prior to the event.  Please note this is an all-day commitment.

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices
Adults: $175 per person

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Friday, May 29, 2020 | 7:30pm AND
Saturday, May 30, 2020 | 7pm

ELVIS CELEBRATION

Sponsored by:

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Sponsored by Patriot Federal Credit Union

Wow – This year’s ELVIS CELEBRATION has two Elvis’ for the price of one! Award-winning ETA’s – Austin Irby and David King will take turns recreating highlights from two extraordinary moments in The King’s life as well as some of his greatest musical triumphs!

Friday, May 29     “MUSIC & WORDS: AN INTIMATE VISIT WITH ELVIS – FROM SUN STUDIOS AND MADISON SQUARE GARDEN” in the Wood Center      7:30 PM:

Austin Irby recreates Elvis recording a early songs at Sun Studios followed by David King recreating Elvis’ press conference for the concert at Madison Square Garden

Patrons encouraged to wear 1950’s outfits and stay to enjoy an impromptu Sock Hop with recorded music after the performances.

Saturday, May 30    “A ROCKIN’ NIGHT OF ELVIS!”  Main Stage     7 PM:

Austin Irby returns as Elvis singing Elvis’ most popular songs from the 1950’s and 1960’s, followed by David King and the Spin-Outs recreation of Elvis’ Madison Square Garden concert.

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices
FRIDAY: Adults: $18 | *60+: $13 | Youth 3-22: $10  (in Wood Gen Admission)


SATURDAY: Adults: $29 | *60+: $25 | Youth 3-22: $15   (In Theatre – Reserved seats)


Package Price for BOTH PERFORMANCES – Friday and Saturday: Adults: $42 | *60+: $33 | Youth 3-22: $20


Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Friday, May 29, 2020 | Time 7:30pm and Saturday, May 30, 2020 | Time 7pm  AS OF 3/20 WE ARE HOPEFUL TO PRESENT THIS OFFERING AS SCHEDULED. WE WILL UPDATE THIS MESSAGE AS EVENTS UNFOLD OVER THE COMING WEEKS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING!

A ROCKIN’ NIGHT OF ELVIS! (formerly – “ELVIS ON MAINSTREET: AN ELVIS CELEBRATION”)

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Sponsored by Patriot Federal Credit Union

Wow – This year’s ELVIS CELEBRATION: A ROCKIN’ NIGHT OF ELVIS! has two Elvis’ for the price of one! Award-winning ETA’s – Austin Irby and David King will take turns recreating highlights from two extraordinary moments in The King’s life as well as some of his greatest musical triumphs! Patrons are encouraged to dress in 1950’s clothing and indulge in a fun “Sock Hop” after Friday night’s performance.

Friday, May 29 – Wood Center

7:30pm: Austin Irby recreates an Elvis recording session at Sun Studios

Intermission

David King recreates Elvis at the press conference for the concert at Madison Square Garden

Sock Hop with recorded music after the two re-creations – patrons encouraged to wear 1950’s outfits

Saturday, May 30 – Main Stage

7pm: Austin Irby returns as Elvis singing Elvis’ most popular songs from the 1950’s and 1960’s. (:45)

Intermission

David King and the Spin-Outs recreate Elvis’ Madison Square Garden concert. (1:15)

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices: 
Friday – $18 – adults / $13 – 60+, first responders, military / $10 – youth (in Wood Gen Admission)

Saturday – $29 – adults / $25 – 60+, first responders, military / $15 – youth  (In Theatre – Reserved seats)

Package Price for Friday and Saturday – $42 – adults / $33 – 60+, first responders, military / $20 – youth

NOTE: Donors may now purchase tickets to this event. Ticket sales open to the general public on Oct 16 at 11am

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Saturday, June 13, 2020 | 2 PM & 6:30 PM 

SLEEPING BEAUTY (plus Classical Variations & Jazz)

Presented by: CHAMBERSBURG BALLET

The Chambersburg Ballet (formerly the ballet ensemble of the Chambersburg Ballet Theatre Company) is celebrating it’s 20th Anniversary Performance Season as the resident dance company of the Capitol Theatre.

SLEEPING BEAUTY (plus Classical Variations & Jazz) – Sat., June 13th, 2:00 & 6:30 p.m.
A two-act abridged version of the immortal fairy tale about a princess placed under a spell by a jealous fairy. The innocent girl sleeps for 100 years, until a prince follows a vision of her, doing battle with the forces of evil, and awakens her with a kiss. A beautiful, timeless ballet with great family entertainment value.

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices:

Adults $21 | Seniors $18 | Students $15 | Children $8

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

Saturday, August 8, 2020 | Time TBA

21+ BACKLOT BLAST

Presented by: Capitol Theatre

Diamond Sponsor: A&K Settlement Services

The inaugural event was a wild success and so much fun, we’re doing it again!!!  If you missed the 2019 Backlot Bash, it’s very much like Blues, Brews and Barbecue with different music (we hope to announce the band for the 2020 21+ Backlot Blast very soon!) The event offers great music, great craft and domestic brews, wine, ice cream, games of chance, and more. Celebrate the start of the change of seasons at the Capitol for one last mega summer-party and dance to your heart’s content!

For More Info: Call the Box Office
Ticket Prices: TBA

Call the Box Office @ 717.263.0202 for Group Discount (10+)

When purchasing tickets on-line a minimum $1.00 convenience fee will be added per transaction (not per ticket). All Sales are final. NO Cash or Credit Refunds will be given. If you need to change a performance date, there will be a $2.00 fee for each ticket moved or changed.

No changes in group sales once the sale is finalized. Group sales are only done through the box office with a minimum of 10 or more per group qualifies as a group sale. Only one method of payment will be accepted, and group sales must be done in advance.