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March 2020

Postponed – A Bluegrass Night at the Opera House

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

In accordance with CDC recommendations, we have postponed the March 28 Bluegrass Night at the Opera House. The new date is tentatively Saturday, November 7. It's going to be another great BLUEGRASS NIGHT at the Opera House! If you like great banjo playing, fiddle playing or just good bluegrass music, then you need to be at Coggon Opera House that evening. Banjoy headlines the show with Bob Black playing a wicked banjo. Also performing are The Great Bluegrass Herons, and Straightback Chair. This will be…

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Irish Jam – Authentic Irish Music and Storytelling

March 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

Join us as we celebrate all things Irish. This Cedar Rapids based band is known for their authentic Irish sound and will feature all the familiar Irish favorites. And there will be Irish storytelling too! Whether you are a lot Irish and or only a wee bit, you will think you are in the old country. Band members include violinist Carlis Faurot, Joe and Debbie Byrd, and John O’Connell. General admission seating. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at…

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February 2020

Valentine Cabaret

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
$10

In honor of Valentine’s weekend we are trying something a little different. It’s a Cabaret Night featuring the music of four different musicians. Instead of being in the Opera House, we are setting up tables in the Opera House Annex across the street. We’ll have appetizers and beverages (plus sweets, of course!), included in the ticket price of $10. Our musicians will be Tammi Reed, Aaron Warner and Laura Kittrell from Cedar Rapids and Cameron Stephenson from Coggon. And we…

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December 2019

Marion Big Band Christmas Concert

December 15, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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Free
Christmas Concert

The 14th annual Marion Big Band’s Christmas Concert at the Coggon Opera House is set for Sunday, December 15 at 2 p.m. Admission is free, but donations are welcome to further the work of the Opera House. Doors open 30 minutes beforehand. The first half will be traditional big band tunes, but the Santa hats come out after intermission and it’s time for the "Sounds of the Season." "Holiday Desserts" hosted by Coggon Historical Society will follow the concert at…

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November 2019

Swearingen & Kelli – FIRE & RAIN – Iconic Songs of the ’70s

November 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

Be prepared to be transported back to the folk rock era of the 1970s when AJ Swearingen and Jayne Kelli return to the Coggon Opera House on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at 2 p.m. It will be a heart-filled afternoon of folk rock favorites from Cat Stevens, Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, Jim Croce, James Taylor, The Eagles, Carole King and more. Listen to songs like “Landslide,” “You’ve Got a Friend,” “Big Yellow Taxi,” “If You Could Read My Mind,” and…

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October 2019

The Johnny Rogers Show – Buddy & Beyond

October 6, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

"Buddy and Beyond: The History of Rock and Roll" covers the 50's, 60's and 70's and is a tribute to the music of the legends of Rock & Roll. Johnny Rogers will transport you back in time to malt shops, drive-ins, and cars with fins. The show starts with Johnny’s uncanny portrayal of the late Buddy Holly and goes on with tributes to the legendary Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ricky Nelson and Chuck Berry, and many more. The show…

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August 2019

Gordy & Debbie – Country Legends

August 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

Gordy and Debbie, the highly popular husband-wife entertainment act from Branson, Missouri, are returning to the Coggon Opera House for a third time! This year they are bringing their new “Country Legends” show to Coggon on Saturday, August 17 at 7 p.m. They will feature songs from Glen Campbell, Loretta Lynn, George Jones, Barbara Mandrell, Mickey Gilley, Dolly Parton, George Strait and Trisha Yearwoo, among many others. The show will be enhanced by a backdrop of spectacular vintage video footage…

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June 2019

The Divine Miss R – Lynne Rothrock Sings the Music of Bette Midler

June 15, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

Lynne Rothrock, of Cedar Rapids, is bringing her cabaret performance style to the Coggon Opera House. With her accompanist, Julia Andrews, they will premiere “The Divine Miss R,” a show dedicated to the music of Bette Midler. Rothrock is known in the Cedar Rapids Area for her Christmas Cabaret concerts, other singing and acting performances, and for sharing her talents as a voice educator. This spring, she played the lead role in Giving Tree’s production of “Tiny Beautiful Things.” Being…

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April 2019

Swearingen & Kelli – FIRE & RAIN – Iconic songs of the ’70s

April 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15

TONIGHT'S PERFORMANCE IS CANCELLED BECAUSE OF SNOW & RAIN. Please stay safe today. Be prepared to be transported back to the folk rock era of the 1970s when AJ Swearingen and Jayne Kelli return to the Coggon Opera House on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at 7 p.m. It will be a heart-filled evening of folk rock favorites from Cat Stevens, Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, Jim Croce, James Taylor, The Eagles, Carole King and more. Listen to songs like “Landslide,” “You’ve…

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January 2019

Ayla Brown & Rob Bellamy

January 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coggon Opera House, 209 E. Main Street,
Coggon, IA 52218 United States
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$15
Ayla Brown & Rob Bellamy

Spend a Sunday afternoon at the Coggon Opera House listening to the country sound of Ayla Brown and Rob Bellamy. They will perform a wonderful musical set full of original songs, the stories behind them, and other country and classic songs that the listeners will know and can sing along to. Brown was an American Idol finalist while in high school (2006) in Massachusetts and music has always been a part of her life, as well as sports. She played…

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