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MOTHER'S DAY MAY 11

VOICES OF UNITY CHOIR


SATURDAY, APRIL 26 @ 
7:30 PM

A COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES EVENT

 

JACK HANNA LIVE


SATURDAY, APRIL 5
3:00 PM

Voices Of Unity Concert Ticket Release

 
The concluding concert of the 2013-14 Community Concert Series at the Niswonger on April 26 has just released for sale. “You’ve been hit by you’ve been struck by” the Voices of Unity Youth Choir! Moonwalk right into the Niswonger Performing Arts Center for a powerful performance by this World Champion Choir on April 26 at 7:30pm. This young and soulful group, straight from Fort Wayne, will present a moving tribute to the late Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston. The VOUYC is filled with talent ranging in age from 7 to 19The members, who represent various backgroundsare being equipped, educated, and empowered for the world before them. The unique and exciting group was founded in 2000 by Marshall White and haperformed The National Anthem for several NFL Indianapolis Colts’ events and had the opportunity to work with artists like Josh Groban, Livingston Taylor, and Keyshia Cole, just to name a few. The performance will include dance routines made popular by the King of Pop Music and musical selections from Whitney Houston's vast library of hits. The program will also include songs from Voices of Unity's Praise Celebration 2014.  

The region is honored to experience the music of the Voices Of Unity Youth Choir who will be embarking upon national and international travels. They are scheduled to perform at the 2014 Choirs of America event in New York City at Carnegie Hall on June 19-22And they will once again be competing at the 2014 World Choir Games, this time in Riga, Latvia on July 9-19. Learn more about their Gold City Campaign 2014 at www.UPAF.com.
 
The Niswonger Community Concert Series 2014-15 Season will be unveiled as a part of the Voices Of Unity Concert Event. Artist and ticket information will be shared.
 
TICKETS: Tickets for the “Thriller” of the Community Concert Series are $20 for adults and $10 for students. The Niswonger box office is open from Noon-4pm Monday-Friday. Visit in person at 10700 SR 118 S, Van Wert; Call 419-238-6722; Buy Online www.NPACVW.org.
 

Into the Wild on April 5

 

Get ready for an adventure! Lee Kinstle GM invites you to experience a day with Jack Hanna at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Van Wert on Saturday, April 5 at 3:00 PM. Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America’s most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet’s most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed – it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small.

"Jungle Jack"  will amaze all ages with animal friends he brings to the Niswonger stage: a young cheetah, wallaby, fennec fox, kangaroo, python, lynx, penguin, alligator, and many more.

Event entertainment provided by The Atomic Sharks in the Niswonger Lobby before the show at 2:00 PM. Bring the children early and be entertained by the island sounds of this Kid-Friendly Jimmy Buffet style musical sensation. Sponsored by Dr. Thomas V. Wilkin DVM of The Animal Clinic of Van Wert and First Federal of Van Wert, The Atomic Sharks will be playing their own music and will also provide a mini-workshop on playing the Ukelele! Prepare to be amazed before even entering the auditorium for the show! All ticketed patrons are invited to come early and take part in the fun. Listen to The Atomic Sharks. The Atomic Sharks are proud endorsers of Kala Brand ukuleles.  

Tickets for this day of adventure start at just $17. The Box Office is open Mon-Fri, Noon - 4 PM. The ONLINE Box Office is open 24 hours a daywww.NPACVW.org. With only 350 tickets remaining, tickets will not be available for long.

Jungle Jack Hanna is presented by Lee Kinstle GM Sales & Service. Supporting Sponsors are Dark Horse Productions, Mohr Smiles Dentistry, Inc, Your Lima Hometown Stations, and grants from The Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative, Walmart, and Midwest Electric, Inc.