SATURDAY, DECEMBER 77:30 PM
Taylor Auto Sales, Inc. welcomes back to Van Wert legendary entertainer and singer Tony Orlando. Tony will return in December with his incomparable energy and talent to the Niswonger Stage with his celebrated show, Tony Orlando's Great American Christmas! TICKETS range from $27-$52 and are released for sale on Wednesday, September 11.
Tony Orlando's Great American Christmas is presented by Taylor Auto Sales, Inc. Supporting Sponsors are Reynolds & Reynolds, First Financial Bank, and Times-Bulletin Media.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 107:30 PM
Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2013 is an uplifting, high-energy show the whole family will love. Get into the holiday spirit as some of music's biggest names jam on fresh, lively arrangements of seasonal favorites, led by multi-GRAMMY® nominee and saxophonist extraordinaire Dave Koz. Joining Dave this year are Japanese born pianist/composer/producer Keiko Matsui, who has shared the stage with everyone from Stevie Wonder to Miles Davis. Also, world-renowned singer Oleta Adams who first came to prominence when Tears for Fears asked her to appear on their The Seeds of Love album and who has released eight acclaimed CDs of her own, crossing effortlessly between R&B, Jazz, Popular and Gospel music. Also joining Dave is Jonathan Butler, who was the first black artist played on white stations in his native South Africa and has since earned accolades in the R&B, contemporary jazz and gospel fields. Together they'll be making spirits bright as this cherished holiday tradition marks its 16th anniversary.
TICKETS range from $29-$45 and are released for sale on Thursday, September 12.
Dave Koz & Friends are welcomed by Koch Law Office, Chuck & Karen Koch, and the Robideau Family. Supporting sponsors are the Rex and Bev Fortney Family, WANE TV, The Hubbard Company and Willow Bend Country Club.
If you have any additional questions please call 877-606-9222 or
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 157:30 PM
WTLW and WTGN welcome you to one of the biggest names in Christian music. Point of Grace comes to the Niswonger with their signature chill-inducing harmonies, anthemic choruses and powerful lyrics that poignantly capture life's simple yet vital messages. The two-time Grammy nominees have sold more than 6.5 million albums and earned 24 consecutive No. 1 singles, a feat unmatched by any artist in any genre. They've won 10 prestigious Dove Awards, including Country Recorded Song of the Year in 2008 for "How You Live" and Country Recorded Song of the Year in 2009 for "I Wish." The presence of Point Of Grace and their touching musical delivery will set the tone for a heartfelt and joy-filled family Christmas.
TICKETS range from $20-$30 and are released for sale on Wednesday, September 18.
Point of Grace is presented by WTLW 44 and WTGN 97.7.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 217:30 PM
The beauty, splendor, elegance and grace of the Russian Ballet is coming to the Niswonger in Van Wert on Tuesday, January 21 at 7:30 PM. Family Medicine Associates Inc. invites you to Cinderella. This timeless ballet is based on the world famous fairy tale by Charles Perrault and performed by the refined and revered State Ballet Theatre of Russia. The fine art of the dance and the beauty of the score have made this performance a time honored treasure. The characters are captivating. Beginning with the beautiful daydreamer Cinderella, her ruthless step-mother, the arrogant half-sisters and of course, the dashing young prince, Cinderella is one of the most-loved ballets of our times. Experience the flawless precision of the disciplined Russian ballet performers on Tuesday, January 21 at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center.
TICKETS are on sale now and range from $22-$37.
Cinderella is presented by Family Medicine Associates, Inc. Supporting Sponsorship is provided by The Henkle Insurance Agency, The Motorist Insurance Group.
The Cinderella Ballet performed by The State of Russia Theatre Ballet will captivate on Tuesday, January 21 at 7:30 PM. Before the dancers take the stage, we cordially invite you and your family to the Bippity-Boppity Ball. This light hearted event will begin at 5:30 PMin the Niswonger Upper Lobby. The evening will include a delicious dinner catered by The Gourmet Gals, an opportunity to meet the Russian Ballet performers, capture a keepsake photograph with the dancers, and take part in a Mother/Son and Daddy/Daughter waltz. All of this before taking a comfortable seat in the performance hall to enjoy the exquisite Cinderella Ballet performance at 7:30 PM. The cost is $15 Adults and $10 Children. Tickets will go on sale through the Box Office and Online Wednesday, November 5 at noon. The seating is limited to the first 80 ticket buyersAttendees to the Bippity-Boppity Ball must also have tickets to the Cinderella Ballet performance.This will be a family night of beautiful moments and delightful memories.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 257:30 PM
First Federal of Van Wert proudly presents the wildly popular and musically gifted Kellie Pickler. This young woman is first and foremost a force of nature, known for following her restless small-town dream to the upper reaches of the music world. Kellie Pickler was first recognized as one of the six finalists in the fifth season of the popular reality TV show American Idol. While on tour with Idol, Pickler recorded her first album, which firmly established her in the Country Music industry. Her breath-of-fresh-air personality took her to the top with hits including "Red High Heels," "Don't You Know You're Beautiful," "Best Days of Your Life," and "I Wonder." Pickler combines beauty, wit, humor and guilelessness in a way that has attracted fans from her first days in the spotlight to her crowning glory on Dancing With The Stars this past May. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to share in Kellie's musical fairytale.
TICKETS range from $27-$59 and are released for sale on Wednesday, October 16.
Kellie Pickler is presented by First Federal of Van Wert. Supporting Sponsors include Dark Horse Productions, Mercer Landmark, Your Lima Hometown Stations, T102 WIMT, Willow Bend Country Club, and CakeCrazy.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 317:30 PM
Charles Addams' weird and wonderful family comes to devilishly delightful life in a new musical comedy, now playing around the world.
TICKETS range from $22-$47 and are released for sale on Thursday, October 31.
The Addams Family is presented by Dark Horse Productions. Supporting sponsorship is provided by Willow-Bend Country Club.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 157:30 PM
First Federal of Van Wert welcomes Bob Eubanks as host of a Valentine's "Laugh"tacular. Enjoy blooper clips from the original Newlywed Game and join in the fun as regional couples play the panel in this retro-styled interactive Game Show experience.
TICKETS range from $17-$27 and go on sale Thursday, November 14.
The "Not So" Newlywed Game featuring Bob Eubanks is presented by First Federal of Van Wert.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 233:00 PM
Williamson Insurance Agency presents Orion "The Big O" Samuelson, an American broadcaster, most widely known for hosting U.S. Farm Report. He was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame in 2003. The most recognized agricultural journalist in the industry, Samuelson has more than 60 years experience in broadcasting, more than 50 of those at Chicago's WGN.
TICKETS are $20 for adults / $10 for students and go on sale Thursday, November 21.
Orion Samuelson is presented by Williamson Insurance Agency. Supporting Sponsor is Ag Credit, Country Mortgages. The Speaker/Lecture Series is underwritten in part by grants from The Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative, Walmart, and Midwest Electric, Inc.
SATURDAY, MARCH 017:30 PM
Legendary R&B recording artists, The Spinners have never lost their universal appeal. Throughout the years they have sold millions of records and topped both the Pop and R&B charts with smash hits like "I'll Be Around", "Rubberband Man", and "Then Came You." Their soulful sound, catchy lyrics and stage grace will provide a soulful night to remember.
TICKETS range from $27-$37.
PERFORMING RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN
Some of the most beautiful music from the Broadway stage will be experienced with the Toledo Symphony. This event also features regional guest vocalists, tenor, Jake Wilder and soprano, Mary Ann Falk. Be inspired and touched by works that have set into motion some of the most beloved musical productions of our time.
TICKETS are $20 and go on sale Wednesday, December 11.
Community Concert Series events are presented by Vancrest Health Care Centers and underwritten by Slusher's Jewelry, Taylor Auto Sales Inc, Stephanie Dawn, Central Insurance Companies, Van Wert Hospital, and Bob Evans.
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