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 Comedy Variety Shows!

NEW SHOWS FOR 2023!

A FEW GOOD HENS (Thursdays and Saturdays) and UDDER NONSENSE (Tuesdays and Fridays) BEGINNING MAY 11

The gang’s all back for another season of new shows. Enjoy the comedic genius of everyone’s favorite country bumpkin, Lynyrd. Laugh till you snort the renowned ventriloquist Ken Groves and his cast of characters. The nearly-famous Beachys will deliver brand new parody songs and comedy. Gary Morton will leave you stunned and amazed with his unique style of comedy magic. And everyone’s favorite singer, Donnie Abraham will have you groovin’ to the music with his amazing vocal stylings. Two different shows. Same award-wining cast. All the fun.

 

Comedian Lynyrd with trumpets in his ears in Amish Country
See Our Fabulously Fun Family Comedy & Variety Shows

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

Satisfaction - The International Rolling Stones Show

FEBRUARY 10,  7PM

Satisfaction/The International Rolling Stones Show is the international touring tribute to the World’s Greatest Rock & Roll Band. This highly-ranked Billboard production has over 22 years touring experience with over 4,000 performances worldwide to its credit. The likes of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, and cast bring a colorful, energetic, and authentic performance to all of the classic eras of The Rolling Stones.

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.

3 Redneck Tenors

MARCH 30,  7PM

As seen on The Tonight Show and America’s Got Talent, the “infamous” 3 Red Neck Tenors are back and better than ever. These boys have seen it all, sing it all, and will make you laugh ’till you double over, reminding us all that in life, it’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey. Get ready for one side-splitting ride as we go on thrilling excursion 3 Redneck Tenors-style. They’ve delighted audiences with their vocal prowess and a smorgasbord of songs and music ranging from gospel, to country, to Broadway, pop, and classical. Audiences around the world have fallen in love with their humor as well as their incredible vocal abilities.

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!

Comedian Robert G. Lee

June 14,  7PM

Robert G. Lee is a seasoned comic who comes armed with a refreshingly clean, relatable act. He’s a sitcom warm-up act, trained to ad lib off the cuff his audience. He’s has been entertaining crowds behind the scenes on Hollywood sitcoms such as Golden Girls, Wings, and Old Christine for over 3 decades! Whether delivering laughs nationwide on Sirius radio’s Laughs USA, or writing punchlines for produce on Veggie Tales, Robert’s clever, slice-of-life observational material along with his impish and punchy storytelling style is always a guaranteed audience pleaser!

Queen Flash - America's Top Queen Tribute Band

June 21,  7PM

This fabulous 6-piece Queen tribute is an exciting, high energy show that will consistently gets the audience up out of their seats. Queen Flash is a grand, theatrical representation of the real Queen concerts, complete with vocal quality unmatched by any other tribute out there. It captures the essence of a band that transformed the music industry and set lofty standards for those who followed. Queen Flash will set the stage for a flash back to one of the world’s finest group of rock musicians!

Heart of Rock-n-Roll - Huey Lewis Tribute

July 12,  7PM

As the longest running Huey Lewis & The News tribute band, The Heart of Rock & Roll (THoRR) is a top-tier show that goes beyond mere tribute with a frontman who brings to life the sound and look of Huey Lewis so accurately that he’s fooled more than a few fans. The band includes 7 supremely talented musicians who have toured with music legends Donna Summer, Loggins & Messina, and Olivia Newton-John, just to name a few.

Jukebox Heroes Live!

July 19,  7PM

Jukebox Heroes Live featuring The Mahoney Brothers – an all-LIVE musical event with incredible show stopping impersonations performed by professional, multi-talented entertainers. This Rock and Roll Review creates an evening of unforgettable, entertainment with period staging and high tech visuals. Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Garth Brooks, Everly Brothers, Beach Boys, Blues Brothers, Ricky Nelson, Jimmy Buffet, Buddy Holly, Neil Diamond, and more.

Resurrection - A Journey Tribute

July 26,  7PM

Resurrection – A Journey Tribute, considered to be ‘The Gold Standard’ by which all Journey tributes are measured, faithfully recreates the experience of a 1980’s Journey concert. This dynamic and compelling band has featured some of Nashville’s hottest musicians, many whom who have performed, written, or recorded with the biggest names in the music industry – including Journey and Steve Perry.

Boys in the Band - Alabama Tribute

August 9,  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.

Lights Out! Frankie Valli Tribute

August 17,  7PM

Being hailed as “The Nation’s #1 Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, “Lights Out” brings a lead singer whose voice is virtually identical to Frankie Valli himself, and the group’s harmonies, engaging personality, and a fully choreographed show keeps audiences captivated from beginning to end.

Lights Out! Jersey Beach Boys

August 18,  7PM

Imagine yourself listening to the amazing hits of the Beach Boys, while watching the smooth moves of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons…. Lights Out has re-imagined what The Beach Boys would be like if this actually had happened. Sing along to all of the west coast hits while you dance along with moves created by one of the greatest groups to hit the musical landscape. Get up and party with, LIGHTS OUT!

Lights Out! Decades Show

August 19,  7PM

DECADES – A Musical Journey Through Time has everything you need to relive the memories of three incredible decades. Audiences take a Musical Journey through time with the evolution of Rock and Roll in the 1950’s, to the free flowing sounds of the 1970’s!

The Greatest Piano Men

August 30,  7PM

This electrifying production celebrates the world’s greatest pianists and showmen including Elton John, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard — all the way to Beethoven and Liberace.

The Labor Day Spectacular!

September 4,  7PM

It’s the perfect recipe to end summer with a BANG and LOTS of LAUGHS. Join us for this one-of-a-kind comedy show where the audience creates the show. That’s right, we leave it up to the audience to pick what they want to see from our menu of crowd-favorite acts from the past decade. Then we pack your selected bits, comedy routines, and sketches into one giant, side-splittin’, rib-ticklin’, knee-slappin’, spectacular two-hour show! Featuring your favorite characters and performers, this show is guaranteed to be C-R-A-Z-Y!

The John Denver Experience

September 27,  7PM

Jim Curry, whose voice was heard in the CBS-TV movie Take Me Home: The John Denver Story, has performed John Denver’s music in sold out shows throughout the country and has emerged as today’s top performer of Denver’s vast legacy of multi-platinum hits.

The Jersey Tenors

October 4,  7PM

Hey, youse guys. The Jersey Tenors are coming to Amish Country, bringing music from Frank Sinatra to Frankie Valli to Figaro. The four talented guys, complete with Broadway and operatic credits, are Jersey born and bred and Jersey proud. The latest opera and rock mash-up sensation, The Jersey Tenors seamlessly perform some of opera’s greatest works.

Sail On! Beach Boys Tribute

October 11,  7PM

Sail On! The Ultimate Beach Boy Tribute is a faithful recreation of what it would have been like to see The Beach Boys live, in concert, in their prime. Sail On has truly captured the essence of the original Beach Boys with stunning harmonies and the genius of Brian Wilson’s music. This 5 member line-up is unrivaled in their sound, presentation, and professionalism.  The uniband choreography, the Fender guitar line up, the famous custom striped shirts, right down to the black suede Beach Boy boots, it’s all here. Get ready to have fun, fun, fun till our daddy takes the T-Bird away!

Legends Night!

October 18,  7PM

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 -n- Roll and much more! Enjoy a masterful tribute from John Schmid whose 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.

Remembering Red

November 4,  2PM and 7PM

Remembering Red – A Tribute to Red Skelton by Pigeon Forge’s Brian Hoffman will have you in stitches as he recreates some of Red’s best-known comedy routines and characters. Relive hilarious memories from the ’50s, ’60s, and early ’70s while Brian brings to life the narrated pantomimes and short one man skits that made Red Skelton a household name. This family-friendly, highly engaging comedy show is great for all ages. Come enjoy this unforgettable, hilarious blast-from-the-past that will have you in stitches all the way down memory lane and back!

A Kenny & Dolly Christmas

November 15 & 16,  7PM

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

Michael Bublé Christmas

November 29,  7PM

Scott Keo is the world’s #1 Michael Bublé tribute. His show is filled with good old-fashioned swing and jazz crooning along with a modern day feel. Scott matches Bublé’s incredible buttery vocals that keep the audience engaged throughout the entire show. The Great American Songbook has never felt so fresh as it does with Scott’s amazing stage presence and crowd interaction.

Christmas with The Beatles

December 14,  7PM

Featuring all The Beatles’ top hits along with some great holiday tunes, Abbey Road’s Christmas with The Beatles promises to be a night of nostalgia and fun. Abbey Road recreates an authentic Beatles concert experience with period-accurate costume changes, too. Abbey Road recreates the magic, music, wit and charm of the Beatles, including the Fab Four’s cheeky personalities, familiar onstage banter and patter between songs.

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