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Tasmanian Devils Return To Fort Wayne Zoo

By CHERYL PIROPATO Education and Communications Director, Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo After an 11-year absence, Tasmanian devils will soon return to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo as part of an Australian program to save these unique animals from extinction. “We are very eager to share Tasmanian devils with … Read More

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Warsaw PAC Presents To Kill A Mockingbird

By DANI BARKEY Chief Accountability Officer, Warsaw Community Schools Warsaw Performing Arts Center presents “To Kill a Mockingbird” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18. Tickets range from $15 to $30 and are available by calling (574) 371-5040 or can be purchased online at www.WarsawPAC.org. Harper Lee’s classic novel … Read More

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Top Creators Converge On Indy’s Wizard World Comic Con

John Tyler Christopher (“Amazing Spider-Man,” “Avenger”), Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”), James O’Barr (“The Crow”) and Michael Golden (“Daredevil,” “Hulk”) headline the roster of comics artists and writers scheduled to attend Wizard World Comic Con Indianapolis, February 13-15 at the Indianapolis Convention Center. It is the first trip to … Read More

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Main On Main Improv Troup Holds Open Practice

By TODD LUCAS Main on Main Improv Troupe Maybe people have always told you you’re funny. Or if you’ve ever been interested in comedy improv, like that seen on TV’s “Whose Line is it Anyway?”, this may be an opportunity for you. Main on Main Improv Troupe is … Read More

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Warsaw PAC Hosts Simon And Garfunkel Tribute

By DANI BARKEY Chief Accountability Officer, Warsaw Community Schools What to do in January in the winter cold and snow? How about join as at the Performing Arts Center for a Simon and Garfunkel Retrospective. At 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18 at the Warsaw Performing Arts Center, AJ Swearingen … Read More

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Weekend Entertainment Listing

Here is the entertainment listing for this weekend. We will be putting together a listing of New Year’s Eve event’s next week. To have an event added to either list, please email john.faulkner@inkfreenews.com with the what, when, where and cost. Warsaw Tourmaline The Matchsellers Album Release Concert – 8 … Read More

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The Illusionsists Magic Show Comes To Indy

Direct from Broadway, The Illusionists – Witness the Impossible, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, will play the Old National Centre in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Jan. 20 through Sunday, Jan. 25 as part of a 30-city US tour. Tickets for The Illusionists are on sale now and available in … Read More

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Christmas Comes Early At Holiday World With New Coaster

Christmas arrived early at Holiday World theme park today, as the 77th piece of bright orange steel track was lifted into place, completing the full circuit for Thunderbird, the park’s first major steel roller coaster. Holiday World’s Vice President of Development and Maintenance, James Olliver, credits a team … Read More

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Towle Theater Hosts Rita Rose Holiday Rockabilly Cabaret

By KEVIN BELLAMY Director of Administration, Towle Theater The Towle Theater is proud to welcome Rita Rose for a one-night engagement on Thursday, Dec. 18. Rita Rose is the alter ego of singer/actress Rachelyn Primm. She has been performing all over Chicago with her Rockabilly Cabaret Show. For … Read More

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Celebrate New Years With Salute To The Andrews Sisters

By KEVIN BELLAMY Director of Administration, Towle Theater The Towle Theater is expanding its entertainment offerings. This New Years Eve, it will be offering a night of nostalgic music called “All-American Sweethearts: A Salute to the Andrews Sisters” sponsored by Yale Business Center in Hammond. The concept was … Read More

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Weekend Entertainment Listing

Here is the entertainment listing for this weekend. To have an event(s) added to the list, please email john.faulkner@inkfreenews.com with the what, when, where and cost. Warsaw Aloha Lakeside Lounge Open Mic Night With Dustin Castle – 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 27 DJ Batman – 9 p.m. Saturday, … Read More

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Auditions Upcoming At Center Street Community Theatre

By JUSTIN WEAVER Center Street Community Theatre The Center Street Community Theatre announces plans for a Spring 2015 production of “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani. Performances are scheduled for March 20-22 at the Wagon Wheel Theatre, Warsaw. Auditions will be held from 7 p.m. to  8:30 p.m.  Wednesday, … Read More

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A Christmas Carol Comes To Footlight Theatre

By ALICIA EBAUGH Footlight Theatre Grant Fitch brings his one-man performance of A Christmas Carol to Footlight Theatre in Michigan City on Sunday, Dec. 7. Thrill to this classic tale of laughter, chills and redemption in Charles Dickens’ own words, the original version of the scenes you’ve seen … Read More

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Indy Symphonic Choir Releases New Christmas CD

A new recording of favorite Christmas music is available just in time for the start of the holiday season from the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir. The Best of Festival of Carols: Volume One features music heard in recent seasons at Festival of Carols, the annual holiday performances featuring the … Read More

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Folk Legend Arlo Guthrie Returning to Indy

Folk icon Arlo Guthrie will bring the Alice’s Restaurant 50th Anniversary Tour for one performance only to The Egyptian Room at Old National Centre at 8 p.m. Friday, May 1. Doors open at 7 p.m. Performing for over 50,000 people in the pouring rain at Woodstock in 1969, … Read More

Mannheim Steamroller Comes To Ball State

By CHIP DAVIS Creator, Mannheim Steamroller Mannheim Steamroller will present the best the holiday has to offer this season. The group will perform live for one performance only in Muncie at Ball State’s Emens Auditorium on Wednesday, Dec. 17. Tickets are on sale now and available at the … Read More