Press Release

05/31/2024 PTL gets a taste of a Jimmy Buffet classic (PTL – KDKA – TV)

05/30/2024 PTL gets a history lesson of the Strand Theater in Zelienople (PTL – KDKA – TV)

03/13/2024 Special performance by the Celtic Tenors on Talk Pittsburgh (Talk Pittsburgh – KDKA-TV)

02/13/2024 Love in the air: ‘Broadway in Love’ playing at The Strand (Ellwood City Ledger)

01/09/2024 A Story for the Big Screen (Butler Eagle)

12/01/2023 The Wizards of Winter – Zelienople PA – 11/29 & 11/30/2023 (TPRS)

09/11/2023 9 to 5 or 6 to 4 – a Review of “9 to 5: The Musical” (‘Burgh Vivant)

09/05/2023 Working play: ‘9 to 5’ hits Strand stage (Ellwood City Ledger)

06/26/2023 We are the Audience Members Who Say Haha — A Review of Spamalot (‘Burgh Vivant)

06/24/20023 ‘Spamalot’ Takes Audiences on a Hilarious Quest to Find the Holy Grail (

05/24/2023 Film presented at Strand on Ellwood war hero (Ellwood City Ledger)

11/18/2022 The Strand Theater Holiday Season 2022 and Preview of 2023 (Armstrong “In The Loop Podcast”)

04/01/2022 Interview With Ron Carter about Jesus Christ Superstar at The Strand Theater (FM 92.1, WKPL/AM 1490, WOHI)

03/23/2022 Strand Theater to host ‘Thrive’ benefit concert (Ellwood City Ledger)

03/01/2022 Helen Welch – ‘Superstar, The Carpenters Re-imagined’ (Front of House Magazine)

02/16/2022 The Strand Theater in Zelienople presents: Andy Gross ‘The Split Man’ (Cranberry Township Life)

02/09/2021 Mariposa Theater for Young Audiences coming to The Strand Theater (Ellwood City Ledger)

01/05/2022 The Purple Piano, a Prince tribute show, coming to The Strand Theater (Ellwood City Ledger)

12/01/2021 “Christmas with Chris Jamison” coming to The Strand Theater (Ellwood City Ledger)

11/23/2021 Zelienople Asking Shoppers To ‘Choose Local’ This Holiday Season (KDKA-TV/PTL)

11/10/2021 The Strand Theater gets into the holiday spirit with ‘Holiday Inn’ production (Ellwood City Ledger)

10/05/2021 Breaking classic mold: Calvin Jones plays Thursday at The Strand (Ellwood City Ledger)

09/14/2021 Historical hilarity: ‘The Producers’ begins this weekend at The Strand (Ellwood City Ledger)

06/07/2021 Rocking in Zelie: Mark Eddie coming to The Strand (Ellwood City Ledger)

06/02/2021 Joseph takes the stage: The Strand resumes live shows (Ellwood City Ledger)

12/16/2020 The Strand brings ‘A Very Zelie Christmas’ to holiday virtual series (Ellwood City Ledger)

09/25/2020 Stranded streaming: Theater group putting on live internet shows (Ellwood City Ledger)

09/08/2020 Students’ virtual concert to raise funds for Strand (Ellwood City Ledger)

06/11/2020 Off to see the wizard: Strand Theater reopens Friday (Ellwood City Ledger)

03/11/2020 Louise Carroll: Movie a perfect mixture of Italians, Ellwood City (Ellwood City Ledger)

01/26/2020 The Strand hosting premiere of local movie (Ellwood City Ledger)

11/30/2019 Share the experience: Chris Jamison appearing at The Strand Theater (Ellwood City Ledger)

11/27/2019 Listen to the ’Sounds of Christmas’: Latshaw Pops Orchestra playing The Strand (Ellwood City Ledger)

10/15/2019 ‘Jekyll & Hyde’ spooky theater for season (Ellwood City Ledger)

01/29/2018 Strand Theater and Seneca Valley School District Partner on New Cafe’ (Zelienople PA |

12/30/2016 Zelienople’s Strand Theater Remembers Late Actress Debbie Reynolds (KDKA-TV)

12/28/2016 Debbie Reynolds reopened Zelienople’s Strand Theater (The Times)

10/10/2013 Strand Theater Receives Big Boost In Form Of $100,000 Donation (KDKA-TV)

08/14/2013 Film About Roberto Clemente’s Life To Premiere At Strand Theater (KDKA-TV)

02/21/2013 Red Carpet Ready: The Strand Theater Holding Oscar Party (Patch | Cranberry, PA)

01/15/2012 Osborne to strip down at the Strand (The Times)