If you are planning a trip to Ashland, you are likely coming to dive into theater and the arts! Lifelong visitors may be familiar with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, but one of the town’s best-kept secrets is Ashland’s Oregon Cabaret. Read on to learn more about this unique theater experience. Afterward, find more ways to explore the arts in our complimentary Ashland Vacation Guide. Our guide is full of recommendations on art galleries, museums, restaurants, and more so that you can spend less time planning and more time having fun!
Your Guide to the Oregon Cabaret in Ashland
About the Theater
Since 1986, the Oregon Cabaret has been a premier destination for quality theater. In their opening year, they presented 30 performances. They have come a long way since those humble beginnings. Today, this beautiful theater presents more than 270 performances each year.
All year round, the Oregon Cabaret presents six shows a week. Their nationwide reputation for quality and excellence is what keeps 140 seats full at nearly every performance!
Dining at the Oregon Cabaret
You are missing out on the full theater experience if you don’t enjoy a meal at the Oregon Cabaret! Dinner, brunch, dessert, and drinks are available, and each show has its own unique menu. You can also pair each meal with a delectable, regional wine.
Reservations are required for dinner and brunch, but not for dessert. In the past, the dessert menu has showcased carrot cake, cherry cheesecake, and sorbet with fruit. Yum!
The 2019 Season Calendar
2019 looks to promise some of the best performances yet! This year, you can look forward to:
- Beehive: The 60’s Musical – January 31 through March 31.
- Sherlock Holmes and the Sign of the Four – April 11 through May 26.
- Mama Mia – June 6 through August 18.
- Sweeney Todd – August 29 through November 10.
- Miracle on 34th Street – November 21 through December 31.
A Special Theater Treat: One-Night-Only Shows
Throughout the spring and the fall, Oregon Cabaret Theatre hosts a variety of one-night-only shows. These cabaret-style shows take place on Wednesday evenings and always sell out. If you would like to attend, we recommend ordering your tickets as soon as possible. Many of these theater experiences are original works that you can’t see anywhere else. Thus far, the theater has created 15 original works, and they continue to add new presentations each and every year!
For more information on these special shows and the 2019 lineup, visit the Oregon Cabaret Theatre website.
Enjoy the Best of Ashland at Country Willows B&B Inn
After a fun-filled night of dinner, drinks, and theater at Ashland’s Oregon Cabaret, head home to Country Willows B&B Inn. Rest your head in The Sunset Suite. This beautiful room features a private deck with mountain views, heated bathroom floors, and a king-size bed.
Daily farm-to-table breakfast, hiking trails, and access to our outdoor heated pool are a few amenities to enjoy during your stay! When you are ready to plan your next getaway, check our current specials and book your stay. We can’t wait to host you at Country Willows B&B Inn!