WABASH — The Honeywell Center has added five more shows to its entertainment line-up.
The shows include “Cirque Dreams Holidaze,” the annual holiday concert by the “Fort Wayne Philharmonic Holiday Pops,” “Ann Wilson of Heart,” “B-The Underwater Bubble Show,” and a performance by “The Illusionists.” Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 26.
Audiences can witness soaring acrobats defying gravity during the very festive performances of “Cirque Dreams Holidaze” with show times at 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18. The elaborate productions will feature imaginative costumes, illusions and more. Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with “Cirque Dreams Holidaze.” Tickets are $20, $35 and $45.
The “Fort Wayne Philharmonic Holiday Pops” returns to the Honeywell Center’s Ford Theater at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19. This traditional holiday concert is an audience favorite, filling the theater to near capacity every year. Enjoy the ever-popular season favorite “Sleigh Ride,” and don’t forget the heart-warming sing-a-long. What better way to get into the holiday spirit? Sponsorship for this concert is provided by First Farmers Bank & Trust. Tickets are $18.
The Honeywell Center welcomes newcomer “Ann Wilson of Heart” to the Ford Theater at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27. Known for her powerful voice, the iconic rock singer will perform a mix of soul-stirring covers, songs from her years of solo work, and the unforgettable songs of Heart, including “Barracuda,” “These Dreams,” “Crazy on You,” and “Alone.” Tickets are $49, $59 and $100.
“B-The Underwater Bubble Show” will make its debut at the Honeywell Center at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2019. This extraordinary show is rich in various stage effects using the latest laser technologies, snow cannons, soap bubble tornadoes, theatrical fog, gigantic smoke rings, smoke-filled soap bubble machines, optical illusions and many other surprises. Tickets are $25, $30 and $65.
“The Illusionists” will perform at the Honeywell Center at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2019. “The Illusionists” will dazzle audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. Audiences will witness stunning acts of grand illusion, levitation, mind-reading, disappearance and for the first time ever in history, a full view water torture escape.
This group of world-class performers take their cue from the showmanship of the great illusionists of the past — such as Harry Houdini — and pair it with a new and updated contemporary aesthetic, whose set and costume design lend the genre a theatricality and artistry that has rarely been seen before. Corporate sponsorship is provided by Edward Jones. Tickets are $35, $45 and $75.
Tickets may be purchased online at www.honeywellcenter.org or by calling the Honeywell Foundation box office at (260) 563-1102.