Curtain Up Productions


In 1999 a group of community minded individuals saw a need for quality live theatre in the Lockport community. In April of 1999 they formed the production company Curtain Up Productions and produced their first performance Jesus Christ Superstar, which was met with rave reviews.

For the past 23 years, Curtain Up Productions has provided Lockport, and the surroundings communities with exceptional entertainment, raising the bar with each production. Some fan favorites include, Les Miserables, Singing In The Rain, Shrek the Musical, Beauty and the Beast and Young Frankenstein.

As the in-house production company of the Palace Theatre, Curtain Up Productions performances are brought to life by an extraordinary production team, phenomenal live orchestra and exceptional local talents.

Up Next...

Mermaid princess Ariel is fascinated by the world and lives of people on dry land, and longs to someday join them, though her father, King Triton forbids contact. When she falls in love with human Prince Eric from afar, she makes a deal with her father’s sister and enemy Ursula: she is temporarily transformed into a human and may remain so if she wins the kiss of true love from her prince within three days. The dangerous mission leads to a showdown between good and evil forces which only love can remedy. Go “under the sea” with us!

This March we are thrilled to be going "Under The Sea" with Disney's The Little Mermaid!

This March we are thrilled to be going "Under The Sea" with Disney's The Little Mermaid! Don't miss this utterly amazing production, brought to life by a truly remarkable cast!


This April, experience there'll be a whole lot of shaking going on with Million Dollar Quartet! This jukebox musical, based on the true events of December 4th 1956 will be brought to life by an extraordinary cast!