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The Best Shows in Myrtle Beach

Produced by the leader in live entertainment, Calvin Gilmore, and highly acclaimed by countless National media – these shows set the standard. If you are looking for the best live entertainment attractions in Myrtle Beach, look no further than The Carolina Opry Theater.

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The Carolina Opry Theater

The impressive variety of live music shows in Myrtle Beach can be traced back to one man, Calvin Gilmore, and his singular vision that first-rate entertainment could thrive along the Grand Strand.

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Planning a group, corporate, or school event and looking for the best LIVE entertainment in Myrtle Beach?, Then look no further than The Carolina Opry Theater! We’ve been the #1 Group Destination for over 30 years! With 4 award winning shows to choose from we’ve got something for everyone!

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Calvin Gilmore’s award-winning Carolina Opry show now available worldwide

Always paving new roads, Calvin Gilmore has been working on a way to bring us all together in this weary time of social distancing with groundbreaking a new streaming “virtual ticket” option. Beginning today, patrons far and wide can watch a full length, pre-recorded, live performance of The Carolina Opry from anywhere in the world. The beta offering released today features one of the last performances before the theater’s temporary closure. The Carolina Opry Theater, celebrating its 35th season, brings a level of production diversity never seen in Myrtle Beach with 5 different live variety shows in its recent rotation including The Carolina Opry, Time Warp, The Carolina Opry Christmas Special, Pure Magic and Thunder & Light. Gilmore plans to continue releasing different show offerings periodically, packages and subscriptions will be available as well. You can access all streaming options at https://www.TheCarolinaOpry.com.streaming.

The Gilmore Entertainment team has been hard at work behind the scenes preparing new material for the much-anticipated re-opening. Their COVID-19 task force has been diligently preparing the facility and employees for a safe and enjoyable return experience with strict operating guidelines, sanitation procedures and over 2,000 seats to spread customers throughout the theater. An opening date has not been set, please watch social media for announcements.

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Though elements in the shows change each year, one element remains constant: the level of world-class talent and production values that visitors have learned to expect on The Carolina Opry Theater stage. This season welcomes back sensational new vocalist and fan favorite, Rory John Zak and star of NBC’s The Voice, Delvin Choice. The Carolina Opry Show will also continue to feature the illusions of The Wagsters. Joining them, as always, is hip-hop clogging group All That!, of NBC’s America’s Got Talent, and a cast composed of over 35 of the world’s most award-winning vocalists, musicians and dancers. The 2020 season features new material, fresh elaborate costumes and sidesplitting comedy to delight even those guests who have seen the show many times over.

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Gilmore Entertainment and The Carolina Opry have long been the leader of musical variety show entertainment in the Southeast, with the classic Carolina Opry show, retro Time Warp, the all new Pure Magic and The Carolina Opry Christmas Special. Gilmore and his shows have been featured by USA TodayNBC Nightly NewsSouthern Living MagazineVariety, and a host of other newspapers and television shows. It is the only Myrtle Beach show to receive the coveted South Carolina Governor’s Cup, as well as being voted South Carolina’s Most Outstanding Attraction. In recent years, Gilmore has performed regularly on the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, and he is designated as South Carolina’s Official Country Music Ambassador.

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