Berlin, Ohio

Enjoy award-winning live theater in Ohio’s Amish Country! Hold on to your seats and get ready for some explosive laughter! Voted a Top 100 Event in North America by the American Bus Association, and a member of the Trip Advisor Hall of Fame, The Amish Country Theater’s shows are performed in a remarkable 600-seat auditorium with state-of-the art lighting, video, and sound. Plus, every event is designed to be fun for the whole family, from the littlest young’uns to the orneriest grand pappy!

Award-Winning Christmas Shows!

NEW SHOWS FOR 2022! Christmas In The Country is the perfect mixture of side-splittin’ Christmas comedy and heart-warming music that appeals to all ages. Join Ventriloquist Ken Groves, comedy legend Lynyrd, and the cast of The Amish Country Theater as they tell stories of Christmas in a way you’ve never experienced before. Find out what Christmas song Lynyrd daydreams about. Be dazzled and amazed at the incredible comedy magic of Gary Morton. Maybe you’ll even get a special gift from The Grinch himself! You’ll also enjoy masterful recreations of classic Christmas music from award-winning vocalists Donnie Abraham and Haley Joy. It’s the show where comedy and Christmas collide…and it’s unlike anything you have seen! Whether you’re city-folk or country cuzins, you’ll love the music, warm-and-fuzzy traditions, and side-splitting comedy. This show has something here for everybody!

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You’ll meet nationally acclaimed ventriloquist Ken Groves, whose comedy has taken him all around the world including 14 national television appearances. You’ll laugh with comedian Lynyrd, a spotlight stealin’ country bumpkin, who’s as unpredictable as an Ohio spring. And don’t forget the famous Amish comedy trio “The Beachy’s” and Fannie Mae, whose parody songs and jokes about farm living will keep you laughing the whole way home. Your family will be plum tickled with the action, excitement and comedy of our little shindig.

Special Events

Christmas in the Country

NOVEMBER 8 thru DECEMBER 17

Christmas In The Country is the perfect mixture of side-splittin’ Christmas comedy and heart warming music that appeals to all ages. Join Ventriloquist Ken Groves, comedy legend Lynyrd and the cast of The Amish Country Theater as they tell stories of Christmas in a way you’ve never experienced before. You’ll witness Lynyrd’s hilarious antics and misguided interruptions. Enjoy masterful recreations of classic Christmas music from award-winning vocalist Donnie Abraham, who has shared the stage with the Oak Ridge Boys, Pat Boone, The Lettermen, and many more. It’s the show where comedy and Christmas collide…and it’s unlike anything you have seen before! Whether you’re city-folk or country “cuzins,” you’ll love the singing and dancing, mighty feats of strength, jaw dropping stunts and side-splitting comedy. This show has something here for everybody!

Christmas with the Celts

NOVEMBER 30  & DECEMBER 1

The high-stepping spirited musical selections have audiences clapping along from the first lively renditions of popular contemporary Christmas classics: ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen’, ‘Little Drummer Boy’, ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’; also ‘Count Your Blessings’, ‘White Christmas’ and John Lennon’s perennial ‘Happy Christmas’. The show presents a perfect combination of modern Christmas hits, lively Irish Carols, hilarious spontaneous humor, thrilling Irish dancing, a children’s choir and lush string arrangements giving audiences a most memorable interactive Christmas experience.

The Celts lineup stars, Ric Blair on vocal-guitar-bodhran & piano along with the lovely Laura McGhee from Dundee Scotland on vocal and fiddle complemented by an array of top-flight musicians on uilleann pipes, Irish whistles, bass, drums and of course the crowd pleasing Irish dancers.

Christmas with the Celts

DECEMBER 5

Enjoy the Best of The Amish Country Theater–CHRISTMAS STYLE as our comedy cast peforms their favorite stuff from over a decade’s worth of magical holiday shows. This show is guaranteed jam packed with acts, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made The Amish Country Theater the award winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

Letters to Santa, The Night Before Christmas by the Underweight Champ of the World–George, Lynyrd’s Favorite things (including his favorite Christmas song), and all the best Christmas music from Donnie Abraham! We couldn’t possibly forget acclaimed ventriloquist Ken Groves as he will be inviting a few “friends” share some ‘unique’ Christmas memories.

Ohio Valley Opry Country Christmas

DECEMBER 7

Celebrate the joys of the season with an spirited presentation of “Ohio Valley Opry Country Christmas” on December 7. The Ohio Valley Opry (OVO) has been entertaining audiences at the Twin City Opera House in McConnelsville since 2000. Founded by Marvin and Deana Clark, the band puts on a show featuring traditional country, bluegrass, and gospel music favorites. The Ohio Valley Opry show has enjoyed much regional success in the Appalachian foothills of Ohio, and they have entertained thousands of guests in the last 21 years! This special Christmas presentation features new and original songs, plus long-time Christmas favorites from this seasonal showcase rings in the holiday spirit with timeless performances by some of Ohio’s finest country and bluegrass musicians.

Rhonda Vincent - A Christmas Bluegrass Celebration

DECEMBER 8

Rhonda Vincent and The Rage are brining the bluegrass LIVE to Amish Country this Christmas season. Get in on the #1 Christmas show of the year!

Crowned “the new queen of bluegrass” by the Wall Street Journal, Rhonda Vincent is one of the genre’s best-selling most visible artist, whose cross-over appeal stretches well into the mainstream media. Rhonda Vincent & The Rage are the most decorated band in bluegrass, with over 100 awards to their credit. Among their honors are Song of the Year, Entertainer of the Year, and an unrivaled seven consecutive Female Vocalist of the Year awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA).

A Kenny & Dolly Christmas

DECEMBER 14

Experience the magic of Christmas Smoky Mountains-style with an award-winning holiday show featuring Kenny and Dolly. Nationally recognized artists Wendy T and Dave Karl bring down the house with holiday harmonies and the timeless music of Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton.

Re-live Kenny & Dolly’s biggest hits along with a good ole fashioned smorgasbord of many great Christmas songs. Laugh, sing along and get involved with audience participation and maximum enjoyment. Dave & Wendy have proven time and time again that this show is chock-full of Christmas magic.

The New Year's Eve Spectacular!

DECEMBER 31, 2PM

You Create the Show! We’ve create a menu of the “crowd favorite” acts from the last decade and we let the audience choose what they want to see. Our cast has to stay alert and ready to perform the acts the audience requests! This show is guaranteed jam packed with acts, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

The New Year's Eve Spectacular!

DECEMBER 31, 7PM

You Create the Show! We’ve create a menu of the “crowd favorite” acts from the last decade and we let the audience choose what they want to see. Our cast has to stay alert and ready to perform the acts the audience requests! This show is guaranteed jam packed with acts, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

The Amish Country Theater's Greatest Hits!

JANUARY 24, 7PM

Enjoy the Best of The Amish Country Theater as our comedy cast performs their favorite stuff from over a decade’s worth of shows. This show is guaranteed jam packed with acts, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

The Ultimate Flashback!

JANUARY 25, 7PM

The Ultimate Flashback isn’t just a show–it’s an experience. Featuring renowned comedian Marc Price. You may know Marc from his starring TV role as “Skippy” on the hit NBC series Family Ties. As a stand-up comedian, Marc has performed with Jay Leno and Jerry Seinfeld. He has appeared in comedy tours including Comic Relief with Billy Crystal and Whoopi Goldberg and the Green Collar Comedy Tour. The Boston Globe calls Marc’s stand-up comedy “Wickedly Funny.” The Jason Pendola Band sets the bar for high energy, engaging presentation with authentic 70’s and 80’s music and spot on sound reproduction like the original artists, tons of personality and band chemistry that’s second to none.

The Valentine's Spectacular!

FEBRUARY 10,  7PM

Enjoy the best of The Amish Country Theater as our comedy cast perform their favorite bits and hits from over a decade’s worth of shows. This show is guaranteed jam packed with jokes, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award-winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

The Valentine's Spectacular!

FEBRUARY 11,  7PM

Enjoy the best of The Amish Country Theater as our comedy cast perform their favorite bits and hits from over a decade’s worth of shows. This show is guaranteed jam packed with jokes, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award-winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

Greatest Hits Show!

FEBRUARY 21,  7PM

Enjoy the Best of The Amish Country Theater as our comedy cast peforms their favorite stuff from over a decade’s worth of shows. This show is guaranteed jam packed with acts, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

A.R Cash - Tribute to Johnny Cash and June Carter

FEBRUARY 22,  7PM

Recently named International Tribute Artist of the Year at the Josie Music Awards in Nashville. A.R CASH began in 2013 as a stylistically authentic tribute to Johnny Cash’s music from the 1950’s through the 1960’s. This dynamic duo charms audiences with authentic and playful performances while sharing the interesting, real-life stories of Johnny and June’s careers.

Ohio Valley Opry Show

MARCH 3,  7PM

Back by popular demand! Hold on to your hats! The Ohio Valley Opry Show is a fun-filled evening jam packed with good ol’ finger-pickin’, string-slappin’, washboard-scrapin’, country, bluegrass, and gospel music. The show features the Ohio Valley Opry touring band from McConnelsville, Ohio – consisting of some of the genre’s most talented touring musicians.

ABBA-mania

MARCH 4,  7PM

Hailing from Toronto, Canada, “ABBA-MANIA” is rated as the number one Abba production in the world. ABBA-MANIA features all of ABBA’s most memorable hits including Waterloo, Dancing Queen (a hit in the charts and many movie sound tracks), Take a Chance, Money Money Money, Chiquitita, Voulez Vous and The Winner Takes it All, just to name a few.

Face 2 Face - Elton John and Billy Joel Tribute

MARCH 11,  7PM

Face 2 Face is an amazing tribute to superstars Elton John and Billy Joel. Elton and Billy dominated the charts through the 70s, 80s and 90s selling millions of records with mega hits such as Saturday Night, Crocodile Rock, Yellow Brick Road, Candle in the Wind, Piano Man, Big Shot, Just the Way You Are. Elton and Billy on stage together is a “must see” show. Face 2 Face is a high energy, interactive show with funny performance bits, sing-a-long parts and spontaneous humor.

Journeyman - Eric Clapton Tribute

MARCH 16,  7PM

The ONLY nationally touring tribute to ERIC CLAPTON! Fronted by Shaun Hague, JOURNEYMAN has become the #1 tribute to Clapton in a very short amount of time. The band has been selling hundreds of tickets per night in the Midwest, New England, and West Coast.

Comedy Calamity - The Best of Ken Groves & Lynyrd

MARCH 18,  7PM

Amish County Theater crowd favorites – Ken Groves & Lynyrd, are bringing their hilarious antics to a 2-hour special show! Their award-winning acts have been featured on TV, in Country Living Magazine, in Las Vegas, on cruise ships, and more. We’re picking their all-time funniest acts and combining them into one laughter packed night of fun! Join internationally-acclaimed Ventriloquist Ken Groves, and the legendary comedian Lynyrd, for a night you’ll never forget!

Legends Night!

MARCH 24,  7PM

Elvis was one of the greatest entertainers in American history. The Amish Country Theater’s own Donnie Abraham, staying true to the King’s style, will pay a special tribute to the music of The King of Rock and Roll and much more! Johnny Cash, the Man in Black, was a singer, guitarist and songwriter whose innovative music mixed country, rock, blues and gospel influences. Enjoy a masterful tribute from John Schmid, who’s deep country voice and rich storytelling transforms the show to feel like you’re listening to the Man In Black himself. You’ll also enjoy John’s one-of-a-kind music flavor and fun guaranteed to make this special engagement one-of-a-kind.

Robin Williams Tribute

MARCH 25,  7PM

Roger Kabler is THE premier Robin Williams Impersonator in the world. He not only looks like Robin but acts like, sounds like and has the same joy of performing that made Robin Williams the beloved, Iconic comedian that he was.  All of this is brought together in his award-winning show, ROBIN: The Ultimate Robin Williams Tribute. A wild, crazy, off-the-wall rollercoaster ride of all the memorable routines and Improvisation that made up a Robin Williams comedy concert.

The Amish Country Theater's Greatest Hits

MARCH 28,  7PM

Enjoy the best of The Amish Country Theater as our comedy cast perform their favorite bits and hits from over a decade’s worth of shows. This show is guaranteed jam packed with jokes, sketches, parody songs, music, and overall hilarity that has made the Amish Country Theater the award-winning production that keeps people coming back time and time again.

Tribute to Karen Carpenter

MARCH 29,  7PM

Direct from Branson, Haley Joy creates a stunning tribute to Karen Carpenter and the music of The Carpenters in what is being hailed as the definitive show celebrating the music and legacy of the famed singer. Enjoy Haley’s stunning vocals on songs like, “We’ve Only Just Begun”, “Yesterday Once More”, “Superstar”, and “Please, Mr. Postman.” Haley’s voice has been acclaimed by other performers in Branson as an exact match to that of Karen Carpenter. Not only does Haley’s voice sound like that of the late star, she also delivers the songs with the same emotional feeling which was a distinct characteristic of Karen Carpenter.

The Music of Simon & Garfunkel

MARCH 31,  7PM

Direct from Nashville, the award-winning duo of Swearingen & Kelli recreate the music, memories, and magic of the most famous folk-rock duo of our time, Simon & Garfunkel.  Their show is a nostalgic journey back in time to the unique sound of Simon & Garfunkel’s late 60’s folk club performances. 

Stayin Alive - Bee Gees Tribute

April 1,  7PM

For over forty years The Bee Gees have been outwitting the international music scene with their incredible tenacity to remain current through all time spans of contemporary music. The precise harmonies of the Gibbs have made the Bee Gees one of the most impossible attractions to reproduce until “STAYIN’ ALIVE.” The falsetto vocal match and authentic look of Joe Varga, Todd Sharman and Tony Mattina allow you to re-live those great memories of the 70’s.

Keeping Up with the Jonases Comedy Show

April 8,  7PM

Spend an unforgettable evening with your favorite funny family: the Beachys! Yes, they now have their own show! Jonas, Jonas, and Fannie Mae have been tickling audiences’ funny bones for more than a decade and for this special engagement, they’ll be performing their all-time best parody songs, comedy sketches, and audience interaction bits. They’ve been waiting for this their whole lives! They’re guaranteed to be in rare form, brining you the Beachy comedy you’ve come to know and love over the years.

Boys In The Band - Alabama Tribute

April 14,  7PM

Back by popular demand! Hailing from Fort Payne, Alabama, The Boys In The Band is the #1 Alabama tribute act in America. This gifted six-member band creates the most authentic Alabama concert experience this side of the Mississippi. Their show is a high-energy explosion of everything you love about the greatest country music band of all-time. From start to finish they provide note-for-note renditions of Alabama’s live performances over their fifty year reign as the kings of country music.

Taylor Mason LIVE!

April 15,  7PM

Taylor Mason has spent the last 3 decades performing in comedy clubs, theaters, colleges, Disney Cruise Lines and of course, on TV. His act features his talents as a musician and a ventriloquist, as well as a stand-up comic. Taylor is a former Star Search Grand Prize winner and has received two “Family Entertainer of the Year Awards.”

John Schmid in Concert

April 21,  7PM

This unique show is guaranteed to entertain and inform! If you’re interested in Amish culture, and if you love the sound of Johnny Cash, this show is for you. With a unique musical blend of country, folk and gospel, and a dash of the contemporary, John Schmid has gained an enthusiastic following across the nation. His honest, genuine voice is easy to listen to and his message reaches everyone through humor, true life stories, a unmistakable love for people.

No Fences - Garth Brooks Tribute

April 22,  7PM

No Fences is the #1 tribute  to country music icon Garth Brooks. “Garth” and the band faithfully replicates the sound, look and feel of an actual Garth Brooks concert.  The No Fences band is comprised of seasoned players hailing from all over the country including Nashville, TN. Band members have opened for Brad Paisley, Toby Keith and The Kentucky Headhunters.  No Fences’ “Garth” has also provided back up vocals for country music legend Kenny Rogers.

The Martin & Lewis Tribute Show

April 28,  7PM

“The Martin and Lewis Tribute” is a show in a class all its own. Never have two artists captured the very essence and chemistry of the celebrities they perform as have Tom Stevens and Tony Lewis. Together they are undeniably a one-of-a-kind show that will make you feel as if Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis are still performing together today. Not only will this show bring back memories to those who remember the Martin and Lewis era but will also entertain a whole new generation of fans who will grow to respect the talents of Tom Stevens and Tony Lewis as two of the world’s best tribute artists.

Rhonda Vincent & The Rage

April 29,  7PM

The Grammy-winning Queen of Bluegrass and her band brings down the house with a show that will dazzle and delight.

Vyntyge Skynyrd

May 5,  7PM

America’s #1 Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band, Vyntyge Skynyrd celebrates and pays tribute to the 1970s era of Lynyrd Skynyrd by replicating this timeless music as it was originally recorded and performed. Vyntyge Skynyrd captures the fire and heart of the band, as well as the soul of their fearless leader Ronnie Van Zant.

1964 - The Tribute

May 6,  7PM

Praised as “the number one Beatles tribute in the world” by Rolling Stone Magazine, 1964 The Tribute is comprised of world class musicians Mark Benson, Mac Ruffing, Tom Work, and Robert Potter. The four members have been together for more than 30 years, and continue to flawlessly recreate the thrill and excitement of an early ’60s live Beatles concert.

Super Duos

May 17,  7PM

A fast-paced, interactive, one-of-a-kind show featuring music from some of the greatest Duos of All-Time such as: The Righteous Brothers, Simon and Garfunkel, Hall and Oats, Loggins and Messina, The Everly Brothers, Brooks and Dunn, The Blues Brothers, Sam and Dave, and more!

Best of the Eagles

May 31,  7PM

Best of the Eagles (BOTE) is the most exact interpretation of the music of the Eagles in America, bar none! Each band member mirrors his Eagles counterpart instrumentally and vocally. However, this is no simple copy band or impersonator act but rather a group of excellent musicians who expertly and authentically recreate the songs, the music, the vocals, and the magical aura of one of America’s greatest rock bands of all-time.

ELVIS Forever

June 7,  7PM

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Though there will never be another King of Rock-n-Roll, the incomparable Richie Santa, along with his live band and background singers, continue the passion and excitement synonymous with the greatest entertainer ever to grace the stage, Elvis Presley!

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