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Posted on July 20, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Shelby S.

Sensory-Friendly Things to do in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne, Indiana takes great steps in including individuals with special abilities in all activities. From the events Turnstone is helping to host to Indiana's first boundless playground there is something for everyone to take part in and enjoy. Many of Fort Wayne's great attractions also host sensory-friendly events or activities perfect for those who need a manageable degree of sensory stimuli. 

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jasmine B.

Unique Fort Wayne, Indiana 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. 

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Posted on May 10, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Molly M.

Rainy Day Checklist

The weather in Fort Wayne is one thing that you, unfortunately, can't count on. We all hope for those perfect spring days, but we do need those gloomy rainy days to bring in the beauty of our area (isn't there a saying about that?)

If the weather isn't on our side, there is no reason to stay home; there are many things in Fort Wayne to do on rainy days. Here is a rainy day checklist you can use for all ages on those showery days.​

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One of my favorite literary works is coming to life on the musical stage soon here in Fort Wayne! 

The Fort Wayne Civic Theatre will present Young Frankenstein, Mel Brooks' musical, comedic adaptation of Mary Shelley's classic horror tale Frankenstein, at the end of this month in the Arts United building.

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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 February 09, 2015 at 9:01:00 am by Kayleen R.

Award Winning Musical Cabaret Comes to the Civic Theatre

This year celebrates the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII. To gain some perspective into what it was like in Berlin prior the war's beginning in Europe in 1939, plan to attend The Civic Theatre's latest production, Cabaret.

Cabaret's plot is set in the early 1930's in Germany's capital

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Posted on August 23, 2013 at 9:00:41 am by Lauren C.

Discover four ways to get artsy in downtown Fort Wayne

If you're like me, and can't live without the arts(I even have a Support the Arts license plate), you'll be happy to know Fort Wayne is home to several art related venues. Here are a few of my favorite stops to take in some art, in all its forms: Cinema Center: Located in the heart of ... More ›

Posted on November 02, 2012 at 6:49:00 am by Ali D.

“I Can’t Put my Arms Down!”

“I want an official Red Ryder, carbine action, two-hundred shot range model air rifle!” The classic tale of Ralphie in his adventure to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas is coming to the Fort Wayne Civic Theatre November 3-18. All the unforgettable moments from the motion picture ... More ›

Posted on July 14, 2012 at 5:31:42 am by Kayleen R.

Dreamgirls

Synopsis: During the 1960's, a trio of young female singers from Chicago -- “The Dreams” -- break onto the music scene with a series of hits. Believing success is the epitome of their dreams, they discover along the way that success comes with its own price tag. If you’re old enough to ... More ›

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