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Thom Hofrichter

Thom Hofrichter

Whatzup Features Writer


Fort Wayne Civic Theatre's "The SpongeBob Musical" opens July 23 at Arts United Center.

Civic costume designer brings SpongeBob to life

While this is definitely great for children of all ages, because it’s goofy, silly, and fun, there is also an intelligence behind the work that will satisfy adults. And both demographics will love the wonderful music.

all for One emphasizes faith, family, fun

all for One productions closes their 2021-22 season at the PPG ArtsLab Black Box Theater with The Princess and the Goblin. Don’t be fooled by the title. Although it may […]

Civic show delights fans of musical theater

I was excited when I found out I was going to get to see Fort Wayne Civic Theatre’s Forbidden Broadway‘s Greatest Hits. I’ve always heard how funny Forbidden Broadway is, […]

Actors shine brightly in a timeless love story

It is a shame that Mary’s Wedding, produced by all for One Productions, only has three more performances at the PPG ArtsLab. This is as fine a piece of theater […]

Warm-hearted Chicago musical ‘The Christmas Schooner’ a crowd-pleaser

I have to confess something right from the start: The Christmas Schooner is flat out one of my favorite Christmas time plays. Just the title sets off fond, wonderful memories. […]

Spooky, spirited Dickens novel is perfect show for the holidays

A story that opens in a graveyard on Christmas Eve seems perfect for the season. That’s certainly what Lauren Nichols, artistic director for all for One productions, thinks. Which is […]

Charming comedy explores true meaning of love

After a year and a half break, all for One productions is back on the boards with their charming production of The Charitable Sisterhood of the Second Trinity Victory Church […]

Audience will participate in Civic Theatre ‘Every Brilliant Thing’ play

The Fort Wayne Civic Theatre is producing one of the most fascinating plays written in the last 10 years, Every Brilliant Thing. Both its subject matter and its execution will […]

‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’: The Civic returns triumphant with zany comedy

And we’re back! On July 24, the Fort Wayne Civic Theatre opened its first show at the Arts United Center in nearly 18 months.  Our talented and dedicated local theaters […]

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