Polish your dancing shoes for a toe-tapping workout in the Fort on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 when “In the Mood” – a 1940s Big Band / Swing musical revue – makes its appearance at the historic Embassy Theatre.
Celebrate two great performances with the music of Glenn Miller, The Andrews Sisters, Tommy Dorsey, Shaw, Goodman and Sinatra, to list only a few. Both the matinee and the evening performances will dazzle with musical arrangements, costumes and choreography. The popular tour is in its 20th year of up-tempo entertainment with Big Band, singers and swing dancing performers.
Take a sentimental journey with songs like “Tuxedo Junction,” “ Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” “Sing, Sing, Sing,” “Moonlight Serenade,” “Chattanooga Choo Choo,” and so much more. And do you remember “Dream” and “Bei Mir Bist du Schoen?”
Tickets are available at the Embassy Box Office (260-424-6287,1125 W. Jefferson Boulevard, Fort Wayne), at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000. Prices are $29, $39 and $49, and credit card fees apply. Group discounts of 8 or more are available with $5 off per ticket or with16 or more guests getting $10 off per ticket at either the 3:00 p.m. matinee or the 7:30 p.m. evening performance. So bring your best buds and be prepared to get goose bumps as you thrill to yesterday’s popular musical culture!
Barb Sieminski is a freelance writer and photographer for several magazines and newspapers. She received her B.A. and M.S. in art and English, from the University of St. Francis. When not chained to the computer, she follows her passion of fishing, believing that all good things come to she who baits . . .