Youtheatre Files

Fort Wayne Youtheatre is proud to announce the Tony & Grammy Award winning, Broadway star, Heather Headley, as the star of our 80th Anniversary Fundraiser!

Save the Date! Nov 8th, 7pm, in the Anthony Wayne Ballroom of the Grand Wayne Center. Find out more on our website!

http://www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org/?page_id=1286

Fort Wayne Youtheatre is Hiring!

Part-time Outreach & Education Position

Follow the link to our website for more info!

http://www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org/

Catch Youtheatre’s travelling Storybook Theatre Troupe this summer!

They’re pictured here at PBS39’s Explorer Day from June 7th!

The rest of the summer schedule of public performances starts THIS Saturday at Glenbrook Barnes & Noble at 2pm! Here’s the complete schedule:

  • June 14th at Barnes & Noble Glenbrook at 2pm
  • June 30th Tecumseh Library 1:45
  • July 10th Shawnee Library 1:00
  • July 11th Little Turtle Library 1:30
  • July 17th Hassen Cassel Library 1:30
  • July 18th Aboite Library 2:00

fortwayneyoutheatre:

Youtheatre’s Rising Star Summer Camp is back by popular demand! This summer we’re offering TWO sessions to accommodate busy Fort Wayne area families:

  • June 16th - 27th
  • July 21st - August 1st.

From 10am-3pm, Campers will spend two weeks learning all things theatre! Grouped by age in the morning, and instructed by 4 different area directors, and after lunch on the beautiful Freimann Square, campers will put what they learned into a production on the big stage!

Availability is limited, so register online today!

http://www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org/?page_id=945

Exactly two weeks away! Sign up today to ensure your child’s spot in the most popular theatre camp of the summer!

downtownfortwayne:

Last Saturdays returns to beautiful Downtown Fort Wayne on May 31st! Downtown is expected to see a high of 82 degrees and sunny skies for the day. Load up on sunblock and bring your family and friends to the center of Fort Wayne for a long list of things to do.If you love shopping, we recommend the Saturday Celebration at Saving Grace Vintage, the Pop-Up Shop! at House of Furniture, or the Junque Stock Outdoor Vintage Market at Emiley’s Haute Cottage in addition to a number of other shops and stores open each Saturday. Both the YLNI Barr Street Market and the Ft. Wayne’s Farmers Market will be open in the morning, too!
Take the kids to the In The Dark event at Science Central or the Biological Canvas at Fort Wayne Museum of Art. The Old Fort will also have soldiers competing in exercises as part of the N. Imperial Garrison Weekend. You also won’t want to miss the Sounds of the City Downtown Scavenger hunt at Freimann Square, or Riverpalooza & Fort Wayne’s Almost Famous at the Historical Wells St. Bridge!
In the evening you can enjoy the 5th Annual NE Indiana Playwright Festival at the Arts United Center, The Whiskey Daredevils at the Brass Rail, and The Julia Guerin Art Show at Rudy’s Wine & Cigar Shop. Rock the Plaza returns outside of the ACPL for the kick off of Saturday evening concerts for the summer. The usual Saturday night hot spots like Red Rok, Club Soda, Main St. Bistro and Martini Lounge, and many others will be open, too!
Come Downtown and stay Downtown for the day! There are plenty of places to park, multiple walking routes, and friendly faces at each location. We will see you on this Last Saturday!
View the full list of things to do at http://downtownfortwayne.com/last-saturdays/

By Stephen J. Bailey for Your Downtown Improvement District

downtownfortwayne:

Last Saturdays returns to beautiful Downtown Fort Wayne on May 31st! Downtown is expected to see a high of 82 degrees and sunny skies for the day. Load up on sunblock and bring your family and friends to the center of Fort Wayne for a long list of things to do.

If you love shopping, we recommend the Saturday Celebration at Saving Grace Vintage, the Pop-Up Shop! at House of Furniture, or the Junque Stock Outdoor Vintage Market at Emiley’s Haute Cottage in addition to a number of other shops and stores open each Saturday. Both the YLNI Barr Street Market and the Ft. Wayne’s Farmers Market will be open in the morning, too!

Take the kids to the In The Dark event at Science Central or the Biological Canvas at Fort Wayne Museum of Art. The Old Fort will also have soldiers competing in exercises as part of the N. Imperial Garrison Weekend. You also won’t want to miss the Sounds of the City Downtown Scavenger hunt at Freimann Square, or Riverpalooza & Fort Wayne’s Almost Famous at the Historical Wells St. Bridge!

In the evening you can enjoy the 5th Annual NE Indiana Playwright Festival at the Arts United Center, The Whiskey Daredevils at the Brass Rail, and The Julia Guerin Art Show at Rudy’s Wine & Cigar Shop. Rock the Plaza returns outside of the ACPL for the kick off of Saturday evening concerts for the summer. The usual Saturday night hot spots like Red Rok, Club Soda, Main St. Bistro and Martini Lounge, and many others will be open, too!

Come Downtown and stay Downtown for the day! There are plenty of places to park, multiple walking routes, and friendly faces at each location. We will see you on this Last Saturday!

View the full list of things to do at http://downtownfortwayne.com/last-saturdays/

By Stephen J. Bailey for Your Downtown Improvement District

Youtheatre’s Rising Star Summer Camp is back by popular demand! This summer we’re offering TWO sessions to accommodate busy Fort Wayne area families:

  • June 16th - 27th
  • July 21st - August 1st.

From 10am-3pm, Campers will spend two weeks learning all things theatre! Grouped by age in the morning, and instructed by 4 different area directors, and after lunch on the beautiful Freimann Square, campers will put what they learned into a production on the big stage!

Availability is limited, so register online today!

http://www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org/?page_id=945

Wowzers, Fort Wayne!

  • 130 children from Fort Wayne and the surrounding area came out to audition for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs!
  • 50 budding stars were chosen for the cast, and the first rehearsal and parent meeting is tonight from 4:30-6:30!

See you there!

tickets available 24/7: tickets.artstix.org or the box office directly 422-4226

May 16th @ 7pm (The Wicked Queen’s Ball pre-show party @6)

May 17th Fairy Tale Fest! more BANG for your buck 11am-4pm

Just 4 days until Youtheatre’s Spring Classes start!

5 weeks of All things theatre! Learn about drama, stage presence, poise, script reading, costumes, voice, make up, and all other things theatre!

Classes are filling up quickly, and space is limited.

Email your registration form for a guaranteed seat!

http://www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org/?page_id=79

Check out this PSA from local channel PBS39!

Check out this super sweet PSA from local PBS station PBS39 for Youtheatre’s Willy Wonka in partnership with University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts.

Satisfy your family’s sweet tooth by coming to Youtheatre’s production of Willy Wonka in partnership with University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts.

Group rates are available!

tickets.artstix.org or 260-422-4226 for tickets!