2019-2020 Mainstage Season

Season Sponsor: Fluor Idaho

Presented at the Colonial Theater, the Idaho Falls Arts Council's Mainstage Season presents a broad range of performing arts, including music, comedy, theater, and spectacle. Althought the styles are diverse, we aim to only present high-quality acts to our audience.

Presale ended August 9. Tickets will go on sale to the public August 19.

The Greatest Love of All

A Tribute to Whitney Houston starring Belinda Davids

September 19, 2019

With a band, backing vocalists, and a troupe of dancers and acrobats, Belinda Davids takes on all of Whitney Houston’s most memorable tunes, including “I Wanna Dance with Somebody”, “How Will I Know”, “I Will Always Love You”, and more.

SiriusXM presents Tom Papa

October 25, 2019

With 20 years in stand-up, Tom Papa is one of today’s top comedic voices. Not only is he head writer for the newest incarnation of Prairie Home Companion, and a regular on Conan and Colbert, he also hosts his own Sirius XM program, and has appeared across TV and film.

Che Apalache

November 4, 2019

Che Apalache is a string band based in Buenos Aires with members from Argentina, Mexico, and the United States. A bluegrass band that incorporates Latin American styles, Che Apalache sing in both Spanish and English.

Reckless Kelly

November 9, 2019

Grammy Award-winning Reckless Kelly, lead by Willy and Cody Braun, comines roots, rock, and country into a unique Americana sound. Having just celebrated their 20th anniversary, Reckless Kelly sound is timeless country.

Steve Dorff

I Wrote that One Too...A Life in Songwriting

January 10, 2020

An inductee to the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame, Grammy and Emmy nominated Steve Dorff has written songs for Barbra Streisand, Kenny Rogers, Celine Dion, Garth Brooks, and more, as well as scores for film and TV. Learn the stories behind the songs you didn't know he was behind.

The Peking Acrobats

February 7, 2020

The Peking Acrobats have been performing daring maneuvers atop chairs and cycles, tumbling, somersaulting, and contorting for over 30 years. Don’t miss the chance to see them push the abilities of the human body while accompanied by live music.

Carlene Carter

March 6, 2020

The daughter of June Carter Cash, Carlene has been performing since she was 17, singing with The Carter Family. She established her own name as a country singer with her debut album in 1978. With stories and songs from every era, Carter keeps nostalgia fresh and fun.

Bee Gees Gold

March 20, 2020

Relive the details vocal stylings of the brothers Gibb with this ultimate salute to the Bee Gees in their prime. Backed by a live band, they recreate the look and sound of the Bee Gees in the 60s and 70s with the unique falsettos that made them legends.

Sinatra with Matt Dusk

April 18, 2020

Specializing in Jet Set Jazz, Matt Dusk wants to take you back in time with the finest songs of a bygone era. Paying homage to Frank Sinatra, Dusk has the voice and swagger of an original Rat Pack member.