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
If Big Top Chautauqua makes a difference in your life, please remember us with a year-end contribution. We still need your help to meet our annual fundraising goal. Read the Year End Letter from Terry Meyer and Kim Ogle. Big Top does some pretty big (and pretty cool) things for a small organization, and sometimes ticket prices may seem high – but without support from our donors, ticket prices would need to be 30% higher.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.
Abigail Washburn Adaawe African Children’s Choir America American Brass Revue American Indian Dance TheatreRead More