More color, more pictures

The process of the decorative paint includes layering the paint with a base coat upon which more colors and more detail are added. The decorative paint sample starts at the center of the dome and extends through the dome, across the ceiling and down the proscenium arch including the downstage columns of the box seats. For nearly 50 years we’ve been seeing pretty basic

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A glimpse of history

Tibbits is dark for a couple of weeks as far as performances go, but oh the surprise we have in store when we reopen for Parrots of the Caribbean on Jan. 24. Our latest project gives another glimpse of how this old theatre looked in her heyday. We are taking advantage of a rare break in the performance schedule to do some repairs, mainly

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The Final Curtain, a Beautiful Life

Tibbits Opera House has a very long history and over its 132 years, easily hundreds of thousands of souls have, stepped on its stage to perform, sat in the house to watch the show, or spent hours making theatre and performances “happen” whether for themselves, for the community or for the arts. We lost one of those souls last Friday, Carolyn Stewart Morris. Carolyn

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