Have you ever wanted to get an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the crown jewel of restored theatres, the Ohio Theatre? Well, here is your opportunity!

As part of the 2018 Summer Movie Series, the Columbus Association for the Performing Arts will offer a look at the historic Ohio Theatre with FREE guided tours. These tours will take place from 4-5:30 p.m. on Saturday Jun 16, Jun 30, Jul 7, Jul 28 and Aug 4.

These 90-minute tours will include a look at the history, features, and restoration of the official State Theatre of Ohio, as well as demonstrations of the theatre’s lighting and its original 1928 “Mighty Morton” theatre organ. The tours do not go onstage or backstage.

While these tours are free, reservations are required. To make a reservation, email sms@capa.com with the number of people in your party and the preferred tour date.

For more information on the Ohio Theatre and all of the wonders contained within, visit http://touringohio.com/central/franklin/columbus/ohio-theater.html.

Do not miss this rare opportunity to learn more about one of Columbus’ greatest masterpieces.

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.