McPherson Opera House docents planned for a busy month of tours in May during a recent meeting.
Free tours will be available for individuals wearing the official 2013 All Schools Day button following the parade until 2 p.m. May 10. Those All Schools Day tour participants also will receive a coupon that will allow individuals to buy a ticket at full price and receive a second ticket free for the 2013 performance of Don Pasquale by the Wichita Grand Opera May 17.
McPherson Middle School seventh-grade students will tour the Opera House on May 15. This has become an annual event for the students, which provides an opportunity to see the many features of the Opera House and learn of its rich history. Docents are preparing to host the 186 students during morning and afternoon tours.
Docent Chairman Glee Nelson reported during the month of March 59 individuals toured the Opera House.
The next meeting of the McPherson Opera House Docents will be May 15 during the lunch hour during the McPherson Middle School tours at the McPherson Opera House.