Per the Governor's directive, the Newberry Opera House is closed –

All performances are postponed through the end of June at this time. You can find an updated list of performances and dates HERE. The Box Office team can be reached at or call 803-276-6264 (M-F 9:30-5:30). Tours of our historic building are available Wed, Thurs, and Fri from 12-4:30 P.M. August through October shows go on sale early July 1. Check out the event list HERE. Help us raise the curtain again by donating. Stay safe, and we look forward to welcoming you home again soon!

Capitol Steps


Capitol Steps

This performance has been rescheduled for Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 3:00 P.M. based on recommendations to continue social distancing during the COVID-19 outbreak. Patrons with tickets to this performance will be contacted prior to the original show date. Please check out frequently for up to date information as things are changing rapidly. Thank you for your patience as we all navigate these uncharted waters together. The Newberry Opera House looks forward to seeing you very soon!

Capitol Steps is one of the longest running satirical comedy shows to date. Bringing their unique comedy featuring satire regarding our political system in a way that people of all political backgrounds will enjoy. Capitol Steps is unlike any other satirical show out there with members of the cast using their political experience to deliver tried and true satire.


Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 3:00 P.M.
Ticket sales for this show will resume Monday, August 10, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. Call the Box Office for any last minute availability 803-276-6264.
Tier 1
Standard price: $50.00 Tier 2
Standard price: $45.00 Tier 3
Standard price: $40.00
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Since its inception in 1981, Capitol Steps has been delivering satire about our political system in a way that all people of a variety of different political opinions will enjoy. Started by a group of congressional staffers given the task of creating entertainment for a Christmas party. they decided to create satirical song sn and skits. Representing 65 years of collective congressional staffing experience, Capitol Steps has created 35 albums while extensively touring each year. They have also appeared on NBC, CBS, ABC, and PBS. Their satirical mocking of the U.S. Congress is one of the most organic and hilarious satirical comedies shows that you'll ever see. 





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