Love is in the air. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the one you love at the opera, symphony or theatre.
Louisiana Opera presents The Merry Widow
Celebrate Valentine’s Day and Mardi Gras with the Louisiana Opera at their Mardi Gras celebratory fundraiser. Grab that special someone and listen to beautiful music at 7 p.m. February 9 at the romantic Ouachita Grand Plaza. Regional musicians will present excerpts from The Merry Widow in English with a theatrical presentation with dancing. Singers include Betsy Uschkrat, Corey McKern, Tyler Smith, Claire Vangelisti, Ron Ulen, Julian Jones and the ULM Chorus.
Individual tickets are $40. Tables are $250. More information here.
Monroe Symphony Orchestra Valentine Pops Concert
Dance the night away to classic romance songs with your sweetheart at 7 p.m. February 10. Don’t miss the Monroe Symphony Orchestra pops concert featuring the smooth, baritone vocals of Irvin Caesar as he sings the classics of Nat “King” Cole and many more. Enjoy the concert from a reserved table and bring your own spread. A cash bar will be available and the dance floor will be open!
Individual tickets are $30. More information here.
Strauss Theatre presents Smoke on the Mountain
Give your special someone tickets to the theatre for Valentine’s Day. This February, Strauss Theatre will show Smoke on the Mountain, a musical comedy featuring nearly two dozen bluegrass songs. Sponsored by the Arts Council of Northeast Louisiana, laugh your way through date night at Smoke on the Mountain.
Choose the date night that works best for you; Strauss Theatre will present Smoke on the Mountain on February 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, and 24. Tickets are $30 for adults and $10 for students. More information here.