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Posted on November 02, 2015 at 5:00:00 am by Kayleen R.

A Christmas Story--The Musical

This season Fort Wayne audiences can watch the characters from A Christmas Story-The Musical come to life at Fort Wayne Civic Theatre presented at the Arts United Center on November 7-22.


The quirky film with the same name set in northern Indiana in the 1940s has delighted
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Growing up my mom exposed my brother's and I to a lot of classic films, especially musicals. For the longest time I didn't realize that Danny Zucko wasn't the newest hunk to drool over, or that I wasn't going to be joining the Von Trapp family singers anytime soon. In fact, my mother's

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Posted on October 20, 2014 at 7:52:24 am by Kaila S.

Mamma Mia! and SHREK the Musical Are Coming to Fort Wayne!

Fort Wayne has the best in Broadway whether it is a singing ogre or Swedish pop from the 70's. Believe it or not, Fort Wayne is bringing some of the best Broadway shows to you and your family (without the need of plane tickets or booking a hotel room.) That's right, the world's favorite ogre ... More ›

Posted on December 04, 2013 at 8:00:26 am by Amanda R.

Visit Santa Claus – in Oz!


There’s a little bit of red and white on the yellow brick road to Emerald City this Christmas!

Fort Wayne Youtheatre is preparing for Santa Claus in Oz, written and directed by Harvey Cocks. Consisting of the original cast of characters from The Wizard of Oz, this play features Santa Claus

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Posted on July 30, 2013 at 5:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get Artsy for a Good Cause at Taste of the Arts

Where can you go to see a variety of Fort Wayne's talented artists in one arena? Taste of the Arts is the answer! This fine arts and food festival Aug. 24 in downtown Fort Wayne promises an art marketplace, live entertainment and fare from local restaurants. . This provides an opportunity for

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Posted on February 07, 2013 at 1:28:43 pm by Ana M.


Oliver! Oliver! is coming to town. The IPFW Department of Theatre and Fort Wayne Youth Theatre are bringing the award-winning musical adaptation of Charles Dickens’ classic story about a young orphan who runs away from the orphanage and hooks up with a group of boys trained to be pickpockets by an ... More ›

We have all seen those commercials that usually involve some intense moment, with things moving in slow motion along with the epic music in the background. That music you love may be from Carmina Burana by Carl Orff?

Now is your chance to hear that music live in Fort Wayne this fall. The

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Did you know that Colonel Sanders of KFC fame was from Indiana? So, was that Southern drawl he used in TV commercials just a show? Guess we’ll find out that nugget of information and others about some of the Hoosier state’s most notorious sons at the Fort Wayne showing of Michael Martone’s ... More ›

Posted on May 12, 2012 at 5:40:21 am by Megan A.

Third Annual Northeast Indiana Playwright Festival

The 3rd Annual Northeast Indiana Playwright Festival will bring together modern day Shakespeares on Saturday, June 1-3 at the Arts United Center.

The winning script was awarded to Athea’s Well by Ruth Tyndall Baker. Second place went to Hands Under the Table by Theron RD Steinke, and third

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