Make the 2021 holiday season one to remember

Whether you're looking for new ways to celebrate or returning to a beloved holiday tradition, this guide has everything you need to mark the season with the Ordway! Scroll on for Broadway @ the Ordway, sounds of the season, gift ideas, and more.

Festive events for the whole family

The Ordway Presents

Fiddler on the Roof

November 30 - December 12, 2021 Ordway Music Theater

This fresh, authentic version of the beloved theatrical masterpiece will introduce a new generation to the powerful, heartwarming story of fathers and daughters and husbands and wives. Featuring the Broadway classics “Tradition,” “If I Were a Rich Man,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “To Life,” Fiddler on the Roof is a rousing celebration that raises its cup to joy, love, and life.

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Jim Brickman: The Gift of Christmas

December 3, 2021 Ordway Concert Hall

On December 3rd, Brickman will warm the hearts of all as sounds of faith and love make spirits bright, bringing family and friends together for anything but a silent night. Join Brickman for this live and joyous concert experience that blends yuletide memories and holiday favorites with his own hit songs such as, “The Gift,” “Sending You A Little Christmas,” “Angel Eyes,” and “If You Believe.”

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Lightwire Theater's A Very Electric Christmas

December 15, 2021 Ordway Music Theater

Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas is coming to the Ordway on December 15. Follow the story of a young bird named Max and his family as they begin their journey south for the winter. Audiences of all ages will treasure this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship, and hope set to timeless holiday hits, including Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey, and Tchaikovsky. Lightwire Theater is internationally recognized for their electroluminescent artistry, poignant storytelling, and performances created in complete darkness.

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Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

December 28, 2021 - January 2, 2022 Ordway Music Theater

Donna Summer became an icon by breaking through barriers and risking it all. Featuring more than 20 of her greatest hits—including “Hot Stuff,” “She Works Hard For The Money,” and “Last Dance”—this musical tells an astonishing story of Summer’s tumultuous life and tempestuous loves. Summer: The Donna Summer Musical is an unforgettable and moving tribute to the voice of a generation.

Give the gift of live performance

Tickets make a great gift! And with the option of digital delivery, you can be sure they'll arrive on time. Share an exciting night out with someone special on your gift list with performances coming to the Ordway stages in 2022.

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An Officer and a Gentleman

January 20 - 23, 2022 Ordway Music Theater
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March 8 - 13, 2022 Ordway Music Theater
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Black Violin

June 17, 2022 Ordway Music Theater
COVID-19 vaccination or negative test results as well as masks required to attend performances.

More information on health and safety policies can be found with our Reopening Plans.

More gifts for the arts lovers on your list

Gift certificates

Gift certificates are available in any amount and never expire, making them a perfect fit for anyone on your list.

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Ordway merchandise

Available online, Ordway merchandise makes a great stocking stuffer—or a seasonal treat for yourself! Shop Ordway mugs, apparel, and more today.

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Support what you love

The Ordway is your nonprofit performing arts center, and relies on the generous support of individuals and organizations. When you make a contribution, you provide important support for:

  • Filling the Ordway stages with exciting and uplifting programming, like Fiddler on the Roof, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical, and Black Violin.

  • Online educational activities for children and teachers. Featuring performances by artists and companion lesson plans, each activity is designed to spark imagination and creativity.

  • Maintaining the Ordway stages and spaces so they are safe, clean, and ready for you when you’re ready to return for an in-person performance.

Donations of all sizes make a difference and make it possible to continue the work of connecting people to the joy and wonder of the arts.

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Questions about your gift? Reach out to Hayden Howland, Individual Giving Manager, at

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November 16, 2021