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The Embassy Theatre

Address: 125 West Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone Number: 260.424.5665
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Ranked #5 of 61 things to do in Fort Wayne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

The Embassy was classy and beautiful. I attended a leadership conference there and now I'd love to attend a concert there. It is beautiful. I think they may be doing a renovation or expansion soon, so that would be neat to see.

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BERLIN, Germany
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

One of the very last movie palaces that survived being tored down when in the 1950's Americans ran to the suburbs and let there beautiful downtowns fall into a forgotten era. I have seen many fine plays, opera and of course the great Fort Wayne Philharmonic plays there every season. Bravo to the Foundations that saw this jewel before the... More 

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Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

If you want to see the grand architecture of the 19th century completely restored, you must attend an even here. We love to sit on the main floor, not a bad seat in the house. Look around while you are there and be amazed at the beauty.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Embassy Theater is a wonderful historic venue with beautiful design details inside. The auditorium is not huge, which is nice because you pretty much get a decent view no matter where you sit. There is a parking garage nearby for parking. It is also located a stone's throw away from the Botannical Conservatory, which is another great place to... More 

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North Central Indiana
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173 reviews 173 reviews
24 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We saw Ben Folds here of a Friday night. What a beautiful theater and what a great show! We can't wait to return to another event at this downtown gem! Looking forward to what the renovation will reveal. Great job Fort Wayne!

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Fort Wayne, IN
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The best acustics in any building I've been in. Decor to die for! Historically a beautiful building for numurous venues. I've experienced too many events to count! AWESOME! and coming soont he renovation of the Indiana Hotel and a rooftop lounge! Wow!

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Indiana
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I recently saw The Moody Blues at the Embassy Theater in Fort Wayne, IN. What an overwhelmingly beautiful place!! I cannot imagine seeing them in a better place. Get there early and take it all in.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Came to The Embassy for a Moody Blues concert August 22nd. What an absolutely beautiful venue! Fort Wayne should be proud! Beautiful surroundings comfy seats and exceptionally friendly and helpful ushers, etc. Hope to come back again.

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South Haven, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My fiance and I were here to see Jim Gaffigan in March 2014. The theater is beautiful and an envy of my camera lens taking photo after photo of everything from the baseboard molding to the chandeliers. The employees were very quick and helpful as well as courteous which was hard to do with so many people crammed into a... More 

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Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Beautiful, majestic theater. We've been to a couple of the silent film showings this year. They played the famous organ and it was really something you can't duplicate. We've been to a couple of live shows there as well. Really a special venue! The only problem to be aware of are the really small, close together seats.

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