May 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 2017

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm / Sundays at 3:00pm

PRESENTED BY: Robert Abbey, Inc. & Cargo Transporters

Inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley

Book by Joe DiPietro  

It’s 1955, and into a square little town in a square little state rides a guitar-playing roustabout who changes everything and everyone he meets in this hip-swiveling, lip-curling musical fantasy that’ll have you jumpin’ out of your blue suede shoes with such Elvis Presley classics as “Heartbreak Hotel,” “Jailhouse Rock,” and “Don’t Be Cruel.”

Box Office: (828) 464-6128

Box Office Hours are Wednesday through Friday 10:00am – 5:30pm

Performance Schedule

All Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30pm.  The Sunday Matinee is at 3:00pm.

Ticket Pricing

Adults: $16 / Students and Seniors: $14 / Children (12 and under): $8

Special Offers

Bringing a group of 10 or more?  Purchase tickets all at one time and save $1.00 per person!

Parking & Directions

Bringing a group of 10 or more?  Purchase tickets all at one time and save $1.00 per person!

The Old Post Office Playhouse is located at: 10 S. Main Ave, Newton, NC 28658

Get directions to us from wherever you are by clicking here.

Parking is available on the street around the 1924 Courthouse Square and in surrounding parking areas.


Advance reservations for Patron Assistance are encouraged to ensure the best possible experience.

  • Assistive listening systems available
  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Wheelchair seating

Wheelchair access
All of our performance spaces and classrooms are accessible to patrons who use wheelchairs. Most restrooms and water fountains in all facilities are wheelchair accessible, and restrooms are equipped with strobe-light as well as audio alarm systems.

Entry and exit assistance
For performances in the McCreary Theatre, an usher can meet patrons who need assistance at the front doors of the Playhouse.

Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive listening equipment is available free of charge for all amplified performances. Please see an usher for assistance.

Service Animals
If you or someone in your party plans to attend an event with a service animal, please inform the Box Office when purchasing your tickets so that we may arrange for an aisle seat.