embassy theatre: Ladies and Gentlemen, Start your Tubas - 09/19/12 09:38 AM
 
 
   Under the direction of Maestro Andrew Constantine, the Fort Wayne Philharmonic will kick off it's 69th season this Saturday night September 22, 2012 at 6 pm in the Historic and beautiful Embassy Theatre.
   Pianist Fabio Bidini will join the orchestra for Rachmaninoff's piano concerto No. 3 after the orchestra opens the concert with contemporary composer Jonathan Leshnoff's Starburst. The concert will finish with Dvorak's Symphony No. 8 in G Major.
   The concert is being followed by an Opening Night Celebration at the Botanical Conservatory. Tickets for the reception are $20 and are available by calling the … (7 comments)

embassy theatre: B.B. King in concert May 22nd Fort Wayne, IN - 03/28/12 07:21 AM
     The legendary Blues guitarist B.B. King returns to Fort Wayne for 1 show May 22nd, 2012 at 7:30pm.  At age 76,  B.B hasn't slowed down and still continues an active concert schedule.  He would rather be out playing concert venues for his fans than sitting around in semi-retirement.
    
    For more than half a century, Riley B. King - better known as B.B King has defined the blues for a worldwide audience.  Since he started recording in the 1940's, he has released over fifty albums, many of them classics.  He was born September 16, 1925 on … (0 comments)

embassy theatre: Cirque de la Symphonie Encore with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic - 03/28/12 06:25 AM
 
   If you missed the Cirque de la Symphonie the last time they were in Fort Wayne, you're in luck.  The Cirque show returns this weekend with The Fort Wayne Philhamonic for 3 shows.  
 
     Friday and Saturday March 30th and 31st at 8pm the Cirque will display their full acrobatic, aerobatic and juggling skills along side the Fort Wayne Philharmonic with music adapted and choreographed to each performers act.  This is truly a unique opportunity to see world class talent perform onstage at the Embassy Theatre.  Tickets are available and start at $25, by calling the … (2 comments)

embassy theatre: This weekend with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic - 03/16/12 11:07 AM
 
    
 Come relax and spend a night at the Philharmonic this Saturday evening where the Fort Wayne Philharmonic welcomes two guest artists to the stage. 
   To open the concert Elena Urioste will be performing the Shostakovich violin concerto No. 1 in A minor.  Check out more information about Elana on her website http://elenaurioste.com/.
 
   The second half on Saturday's concert welcomes swiss born conductor Matthias Bamert to the podium to lead the orchestra in Prokofiev's suite from Romeo and Juliet. 
   
   Saturday's concert will be held in the beautiful Embassy Theatre in downtown Fort Wayne.  Concert begins … (1 comments)

embassy theatre: Blue Man Group coming to Fort Wayne - 03/09/12 05:39 AM
   
                                                           
 
   The Blue Man group will be performing a live version of their new theatrical show in Fort Wayne at the beautiful Embassy Theatre on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights April 16th-18th at 7:30 pm. Tickets are now available starting at $29.50 and can be purchased by contacting the Embassy Theatre Box office Monday thru Friday 10am-6pm at (260) 424-5665, Ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
 
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embassy theatre: The Music of Ray Charles - 09/30/10 04:22 PM
     This Saturday night October 2nd at 8pm the Fort Wayne Philharmonic will be performing a tribute to Ray Charles with Ellis Hall in the beautiful Embassy Theatre.
     A night of soul comes to The Phil with the music of the legendary singer-songwriter Ray Charles, performed by his protégé, Ellis Hall. A multi-instrumentalist virtuoso and dynamic vocalist, Hall pays tribute to his friend in a concert dedicated to his music and memory with hits like "I Can't Stop Loving You" and "Hit the Road Jack."
    Tickets are available online at www.fwphil.org or the philharmonic box office. Prices start at … (3 comments)

embassy theatre: Heather Headley "Home" with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic - 03/09/10 08:03 PM
     I haven't blogged about an individual event with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic for  awhile, but this Friday night March 12th could be something special.
 
     Heather Headley, a Northrop High School graduate returns home this week to perform with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic for one show at the Embassy Theatre this Friday night at 8 pm. Tickets can be purchased online through the Philharmonic's website or by calling (260) 481-0777. Tickets range in price from $32-$70 and there is a special V.I.P ticket that runs $100 for the concert and a post concert reception with Heather Headley in the Indiana … (2 comments)