with special guest 

A portion of all proceeds to benefit Paul Smith School PTA

Ace Hypnotist Steve Coppola will be performing a hilarious Comedy Hypnosis Show to benefit the Paul Smith School PTA. Ace Hypnotist Steve Coppola knows how to engage an audience and keep people rolling in the aisles. He has been entertaining audiences across New England with his special hypnotic talents. All you need to do is come with an open mind and lots of laughter! You’ll be left with a lifetime of fun and memories with your friends and family.  See the show or BE the show!  One thing is for certain; you will always remember the laughter.

FREE! Open seating

The Worcester Youth Orchestras (WYO) were in founded in 1947 and are under the artistic direction of Jonathan Brennand.  WYO is comprised of four orchestras, a jazz program, wind ensemble and chamber music program.  More than 200 students participate in the program and represent 65 communities from Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Northern Connecticut.  This year the WY Symphony Orchestra and Jazz Band tours New England, Montreal and Quebec City for six days from April 17th to 23rd.  Their evening performance is at the Franklin Opera House and will perform selections from Bernstein’s West Side Story, Dvorak’s New World Symphony and some of your favorite jazz and blues standards.

Magician BJ Hickman entertains family audiences with comedy magic, dazzling deceptions, and mind reading miracles. Hickman’s audience participation magic shows are a popular favorite throughout New England.

Saturday, May 13, 7:30 pm -- tickets $14, $12, $10
Following FRanklin Community DAy
A hilarious look at life in New England--the way we talk, dress, eat, and other things that that mystify outsiders. 
"Hilarious..."             "Funniest show you've ever done..."    "Laughed so hard my face hurt for awhile!"
Visit his website: http://www.fredmarple.com/

Make a day of it in Franklin!

Franklin Schools
District-Wide Musical: May 17-21

See over 80 Franklin school students performing this beloved Disney musical. Six performances to choose from!
The Rock Island Blues Revue were a huge hit in 2015, and they return to the Opera House stage for another show to jam out with Mo'Combo and the Little Town Horns. A special treat this year... Franklin High School musicians will join the group on stage for a few numbers. We're looking forward to bringing you a Soulful Night of Blues with this aesthetically pleasing show!!!
Visit their website: 
https://www.rockislandbluesrevue.com/