Arts Talk

Fort Wayne Youtheatre alumni (from left): Anthony Hayes, Jasmine Barnes, Gregory Stieber, Emma Poor, Isabel Chilian. photography by Tim Andersen

Writing a different act

May 23, 2017

Playwright Gregory Stieber keeps rolls the dice when keeping audiences engaged.

One of the murals inside the historic Allen County Courthouse, photography by John McGauley

Preserving history

April 20, 2017

Courthouse restoration fights the effects of time, weather and pigeons.

By Susan Kline, courtesy photo

Bearing fruit

March 27, 2017

It started as an experiment between artists and wasn’t expected to last more than a couple months. Three decades later, The Orchard Gallery is not only still in business, it’s thriving.

Janet Guy Klickman, Eloise Guy and Bill Klickman, photography by Neal Bruns

Two decades of Suzuki

January 27, 2017

You might say these three musicians have been helping children speak violin (and viola and cello) for 20 years, the Suzuki way.

Molly Hagan, photography by Keith Bernstein (Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures)

In good company

November 25, 2016

Her first big move was from Wayne High School’s stage to Fort Wayne Civic Theatre, but this fall we’re watching our Molly Hagan on the big-big screen in “Sully.”

Nick Tash and Halee Shutt, photography by Theresa Thompson

Bringing the Bard home

August 5, 2016

It’s new, it’s now, and it’s a timeless classic, too. Nick Tash and Halee Shutt present Shakespearemachine.

Andy Planck, photography by Theresa Thompson

Let’s put on a school

June 23, 2016

Andy Planck, an Actors’ Equity Triple Threat himself, is helping Fort Wayne performers toward that impressive status, too, at a school he founded here.

John Byrne. Photography by Ellie Bogue.

Roots and wings

May 26, 2016

Growing up as a gay boy who loved dance in the rural mountains of North Carolina would be a challenge for the most fearless.

Max Meyer. Photography by Ellie Bogue

Artist storyteller

April 11, 2016

FWMoA’s Max Meyer began one extracurricular project and ended up creating an important new business helping his fellow artists.

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