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Foellinger Outdoor Theatre

  • Address: 3411 Sherman Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN 46808
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The Foellinger Outdoor Theatre was to provide a unique type of entertainment space - an informal, open-air community gathering and performing area, molded into a grassy hillside in the park. Each summer the theatre hosts a summer concert and movie series. You can also rent the theatre by contacting the theatre manager at 260-427-6018- it has a capacity of 2,751. Foellinger Outdoor Theatre is located in Franke Park next to the Children's Zoo on Sherman Boulevard. For out of town visitors, if coming in from I-69, you can access the theatre by exiting at 309 A (930/Coliseum Blvd.) Once you exit, stay in a lane going straight at the intersection of Goshen/Coliseum Blvd. and remain on Goshen Avenue until you reach Sherman Blvd. Turn left on to Sherman and the Theatre will be on your left hand side before you reach the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo.

Facility Info
  • Theatre Capacity 2751
  • 2019-05-11 20:00:00 2019-05-11 20:00:00 Kansas - Foellinger Theatre Summer Concert Series <h4><span><span><span><strong>Kansas</strong> <br /></span><strong>May 11, 2019 at 8 PM</strong><br /></span></span></h4> <p>In 1977, KANSAS followed up the success of Leftoverture by releasing the album Point of Know Return. Containing the smash hit and million-selling single “Dust in the Wind,” along with fan favorites such as “Portrait (He Knew),” “Closet Chronicles,” and “Paradox,” Point of Know Return became the band’s greatest selling studio album. The album peaked at #4 on Billboard’s Album charts, reached sextuple-platinum status with more than six million copies sold, and had three Billboard Hot 100 singles.</p> <p>Throughout the tour, live shows not only culminate with the album Point of Know Return performed in its entirety, but KANSAS also performs classic hits, deep cuts, and fan favorites.  The band has not publicly performed some songs in the more than two-hour KANSAS musical event in decades.</p> <p>KANSAS is currently comprised of original drummer Phil Ehart, bassist/vocalist Billy Greer, keyboardist David Manion, vocalist/keyboardist Ronnie Platt, violinist/guitarist David Ragsdale, guitarist Zak Rizvi, and original guitarist Richard Williams. The band continues to perform in front of large and enthusiastic audiences around the world.</p> <h4><span><span><br />The concert is presented by Sue McLean and Associates</span></span></h4> 3411 Sherman Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-07-02 20:00:00 2019-07-02 20:00:00 Weird Al Yankovic - Foellinger Theatre Summer Concert Series <p><span><strong>Weird Al Yankovic </strong></span><br /><span><strong>July 2, 2019 at 8:00 p.m</strong>.<br /></span></p> <p>“Weird Al” Yankovic has just announced a July 2, 2019 performance of his 2019 <em>Strings Attached</em> tour - a high-energy, rock and comedy show featuring costumes, props, a video wall, and - for the first time - a full orchestra. Weird Al will perform at the Foellinger Theatre, a facility of the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation department.</p> <p>For his 2018 <em>Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour</em>, Weird Al wanted to reward his hardcore fans with an intimate, scaled-down show that showcased a rotating setlist of semi-obscure deep-cut non-parody album tracks, many of which he and his band had never performed live before.  For his 2019 <em>Strings Attached </em>tour, he’s back to playing the hits and classics &#8211; but this time his band will be supported every night by background singers and an entire symphony orchestra.</p> <p>According to Al: “I wanted to follow up my most bare-bones tour ever with my most elaborate and extravagant tour ever. We’re pulling out all the stops for this one.”</p> <p><span><br />The concert is presented by Sue McLean and Associates</span></p> 3411 Sherman Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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