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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.

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Posted on November 26, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

George Bailey to the Rescue

“George Bailey, I’ll love you ‘til the day I die.” ~It’s a Wonderful Life

Are you a George Bailey fan?

Plan a quick weekend trip to Fort Wayne in December! First Presbyterian Theater in beautiful Downtown Fort Wayne will present It’s a Wonderful Life: A live radio play. Shows happen the first three weekends in December.

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Posted on November 15, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Nancy M.

First Presbyterian Theater in Fort Wayne - It's a Wonderful Life

The holiday season is more than just bright lights and fabulous food. It’s also a time to take stock of who we are as the year winds up. There’s no better way to do that than to take in a play or movie with a message and there’s no better script than that of It’s a Wonderful Life at the beautiful First Presbyterian Theater.

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I confess, I never knew where the reference to ‘Nurse Ratched' came from. I knew from all of the places it was referenced that it was the name of a tyrannical character who abuses her power and care of patients.

It was an uncomplimentary term that had floated around for decades. Yes, I could

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My introduction to comedian David Sedaris was when I visited my local library several years ago. One of his most famous books, Me Talk Pretty One Day, caught my eye because of its intentionally incorrect grammar. Naturally, I was intrigued and had to read it. I still remember Sedaris'

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Posted on November 21, 2012 at 9:10:14 am by Deb G.

It's a Wonderful Life

“Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings!” This magical phrase, uttered by one of the sweetest and most recognizable voices in American cinema, holds a special place in the hearts of many. From the 1946 film by Frank Capra, First Presbyterian Theater presents It’s a Wonderful Life, ... More ›

Posted on March 06, 2012 at 11:54:58 am by Kayleen R.

Two Local Theatres Delight in March!

Two of Fort Wayne's most unique local theaters, the Arena Dinner Theatre and First Presbyterian Theatre, are delighting audiences this month with their performances: The Arena Dinner Theatre in Fort Wayne is unlike any other community theater in the area. It offers quality acting as well as a ... More ›

Posted on September 08, 2011 at 5:30:53 am by Jan B.

Catch William's Wordplay at Henry IV: Making a King

Romeo and Juliet. The Taming of the Shrew. Hamlet. A Mid-Summer’s Night Dream. Chances are if you were forced to read or watch Shakespeare during your school days, it was probably one of the plays above. But if you wish to expand your repertoire of experiences with Will’s works, then look no ... More ›

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