The Blue Canvas Orchestra re-creates the music of The Opry’s legendary performers such as Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, and others. Tickets are on sale! To purchase tickets click here or call...Read More
Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is dishing up a hearty serving of Full Irish: The Best of Gaelic Storm. Tickets are on sale! To purchase tickets click here or call...Read More
Arlo Guthrie returns to Big Top to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the event that inspired his seminal song, ‘Alice’s Restaurant Massacree’ . Tickets are on sale! To purchase tickets click here or call...Read More
Big Top is always looking for people interested in volunteering, each summer over 150 volunteers support our operations.Read More
It is only with your support that the Big Top can continue present the excellent and educational entertainment that you, and so many others, discover and are inspired by each year under the canvas tent. Become a member of the Blue Canvas Club when you donate $100 – and receive notice of the shows booked before the general public and merchandise discounts at the tent.Read More
Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua (sha-ta-qwa) is a year round non profit performing arts organization with a rich history. We operate an intimate 900-seat, all-canvas, state-of-the-art tent theater, producing and presenting a fifty-plus night summer season of concerts, plays, lectures, and a highly acclaimed professional local troupe which performs original multi-media musicals in the tent and on tour.Read More
The shuttles operate for most shows from June 13 thru Sept. 12. Shuttle for Big TAP on Sept. 13 leaves Ashland at noon
and Bayfield at 12:30. The shuttle is not available for matinees. Call for more information 715-373-5552.
Love Big Top? Consider becoming a volunteer. Ushers, Car Parkers, Cart Drivers, Artist Transport, EMT’s and Office Support needed. Please fill out the volunteer application below. You will be able to request to volunteer for specific dates and shows as they are put on sale to the public.
African Children’s Choir
American Brass Revue
American Indian Dance Theatre
Arlo GuthrieRead More