Bristol, Indiana invites you to explore their theatrical entertainment with one of the most award-winning community theatres in the country featuring dedicated and generations of talented people offering comedies, musicals and dramas perfect for seniors.  Most performances are conducted in the historical Bristol Opera House which also offers scheduled ghost tours for groups.

While in Bristol, before the curtain rises, taste, sip and enjoy Indiana’s award winning wines at the Fruit Hills Winery, see grain ground into stone flour at Indiana’s oldest operating Grist Mill at Bonneyville Mill County Park and step back into time at the Elkhart County Historical Museum. 

Elkhart Civic Theatre 2020 - 2021 Season

Tickets & Reservations: (574) 848-5853

The Complete History of America

The Complete History of America (Abridged)
November 13 - November 22, 2020

Six hundred years of history in 6000 seconds! From Washington to Watergate, from the Bering Straits to Baghdad, from New World to New World Order, this show is a wild ride through the glorious maze that is the American story, reminding us that it’s not the length of your history that matters, it’s what you’ve done with it!

Watch our history hilariously parodied, punned, and presented in a 90-minutee whirlwind tour de force performance (Rated PG-13)


The Game's Afoot by Ken Ludwig
February 26 - March 7, 2021


Avenue Q
April 9 - April 18, 2021


Grumpy Old Men (Musical)
May 14 - May 23, 2021


Cinderella (at the Goshen Theater)
July 16 - July 18, 2021