Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Performing Arts

Posted on November 15, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Unique Performances of the Nutcracker in Fort Wayne

It’s getting colder outside. A hint of snow is in the air, and the stores smell like cinnamon and pine. This is definitely the time to see The Nutcracker, the famous ballet featuring Clara and her wooden soldier during their Christmas adventure.

... More ›

Posted on November 03, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

Broadway Shmodway: Musical Theatre Groups in Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne regularly attracts touring Broadway productions, but we also boast an impressive crop of our own musical theatre groups. Whether you prioritize fully-staged and costumed affairs, top-notch vocals, or shows with a heartwarming message, Fort Wayne has something for you. You’re sure to find the right troupe for you on this list of different musical theatre groups in the area.

... More ›

Posted on October 27, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

5 Theatre Productions to See This Season in Fort Wayne

The Fort Wayne arts community is flourishing! What could be a better way to enjoy an evening than live entertainment? Ranging from student productions to traveling Broadway shows and historic plays to modern musicals, Fort Wayne has it all. Here are 5 can't miss shows you will want to catch before they are gone!

... More ›

Posted on October 18, 2017 at 12:00:00 pm by Elaina R.

Scholarly Sound: Upcoming Concerts at Fort Wayne's Universities

Fort Wayne is home to three universities, two of which have music programs. Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne (IPFW) and the University of St. Francis bolster the musical community in the area, feeding avocational and professional groups in the city. As a professional singer at Heartland Sings, I’ve had the pleasure of singing and working with IPFW and St. Francis music graduates and can attest to their talents.

... More ›

Posted on September 25, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

An Inside Look at Heartland Sings’ 21st Season

Heartland Sings, Fort Wayne’s very own vocal arts company is ready to start its 21st season lineup. As an insider (I’m the company’s full-time soprano), I’m already way too excited to keep the secret! Here’s some of what lies in store for our next season of song.

... More ›

Posted on May 12, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

How to Enjoy Fort Wayne with Grandkids

Are you here in the Summit City to see your grandchildren? Or will they be coming to meet you for a visit? Need something to do? Then are in the right place. Fort Wayne has plenty of kid-and-adult interesting spots to see. Check these out!

Outdoors

How about having a picnic outside, or

... More ›

Posted on April 24, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jasmine B.

Uniquely Fort Wayne Theatre

I've got a special place in my heart for things that are homegrown. From arts to music to, that's right, theatre—Fort Wayne is full of talent that's on the same playing field as national work. When you come to visit Fort Wayne, something you don't want to miss is the talent that is incredibly unique to the community—and there's so much to experience as far as theatre production goes. 

... More ›

Posted on April 17, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Spring Travel Guide to Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne is the second-largest city in Indiana and the seat of Allen County. It’s a fun, friendly place packed with activities for your next vacation. Fort Wayne is easy to reach by car, bus, or air travel and offers ample parking (often free!)

... More ›

Posted on March 20, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Lauren C.

How to Experience the Arts in Fort Wayne

The arts inspire and entertain us. Imagine what a boring world we would have without artistic outlets? Whether it's performing or visual arts, we've got you covered. 

... More ›

Posted on February 24, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

The Real Group and Heartland Sings: A Cappella at its Finest

When I first met my boss, back when I was simply an interested applicant, he told me he was hoping to create a vocal ensemble similar to The Real Group. Now I’ve been a part of Heartland Sings for a year and a half, and the Real Group is coming to Fort Wayne to sing with us! If you’ve heard of The Real Group, you’re probably buying your tickets right now. If you haven’t, here’s why you should be buying your tickets right now.

... More ›

Request a Free Visitor Guide!