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Spotlight: Jake Wilhelm, 'Memphis'

Local actor Jake Wilhelm stars as Huey Calhoun in "Memphis," which opens this weekend.

February 16, 2017 10:30 AM


Entertainment

Spotlight: Lauren Nichols, "Romeo and Juliet"

All For One brings William Shakespeare's classic love story to the local stage this month as "Romeo and Juliet" begins shows this weekend.

February 15, 2017 2:27 PM


Entertainment

Spotlight: Frederick Fuelling, 'Stupid F*@%ing Bird'

"Stupid F*@%ing Bird," a contemporary take on Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull," searches for meaning amid the eternal march of time.

February 15, 2017 11:34 AM


Movies

City native making most of opportunities

Kita Updike was having a busy day Friday. The Fort Wayne native was making phone calls from the subway and back of a cab while crisscrossing ...

February 09, 2017 1:03 AM


Music

Spotlight: Phil Schurger, Down the Line 11

Embassy Theatre's Down the Line 11 concert gives local bands the chance to play the historic stage.

February 08, 2017 10:15 AM


Conversation

Springer right at home as host

“The Price is Right Live” stops at Embassy Theatre on Thursday.

February 03, 2017 1:02 AM


Entertainment

Spotlight: Isabel Chilian, "Remembering Anne"

Fort Wayne Youtheatre takes on another heavy subject with "Remembering Anne" this weekend.

February 02, 2017 11:31 AM


Music

Spotlight: Singer Ryley Walker

Chicago-based musician Ryley Walker comes to The Brass Rail on Saturday as he wraps up an international tour.

February 01, 2017 11:26 AM


Movies

Spotlight: Composers Hope Arthur and Kurt Roembke, "The Adventures of Prince Achmed"

Cinema Center wraps up this season of its Sound & Shadow series with "The Adventures of Prince Achmed" on Friday. The silent film's scr ...

January 25, 2017 9:30 AM


Entertainment

Spotlight: Director Gloria Minnich, 'Failure: A Love Story'

Arena Dinner Theatre on Friday opens "Failure: A Love Story." The show is set in late 1928 and tells the story of the three Fail sisters li ...

January 18, 2017 9:30 AM


Entertainment

Spotlight: Robert Haluska, 'Heroes' at First Presbyterian

"Heroes" by Gerald Sibleyras tells the story of old soldiers that have never quite recovered from WWI. First Presbyterian Theatre puts on t ...

January 11, 2017 1:15 PM


Music

Spotlight: Local performer Alicia Pyle

Alicia Pyle will perform Saturday at the Fort Wayne Ball Drop event downtown.

December 28, 2016 9:30 AM


Movies

Spotlight: Michael Floyd, Windsong Pictures '1816'

Local production company Windsong Pictures Inc. spent several years tracing Indiana history for its new film, "1816."

December 14, 2016 9:30 AM


Music

Spotlight: Mike Luginbill and Steve Morgan, Straight No Chaser

The a cappella group Straight No Chaser returns to Embassy Theatre next week as part of its "I'll Have Another ... 20th Anniversary World To ...

December 07, 2016 10:13 AM


Entertainment

Spotlight: Duke Roth, 'It's a Wonderful Life: A Radio Play"

Local stage performer Duke Roth has a somewhat unique role in First Presbyterian Theater's production of "It's a Wonderful Life: A Radio Pla ...

November 30, 2016 9:30 AM