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2022-2023 SEASON


Renewal Subscriptions On Sale Monday, July 25

New Subscriptions On Sale Monday, August 15


Fort Wayne, Ind. (July 20, 2022) – The Embassy Theatre and Nederlander National Markets are thrilled to announce the 2022-2023 Broadway at the Embassy season presented by Midwest America Federal Credit Union. The season is headlined by the nine-time Tony® Award-winning phenomenon The Book of Mormon; and also features the behind-the-scenes musical about real-life superstar couple in On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan; the return of the worldwide sensation Riverdance The 25th Anniversary Tour; the iconic rock opera from Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice celebrating its 50th anniversary, Jesus Christ Superstar; and the return of the best-loved family musical, Annie.

Sales for renewing subscriptions begin Monday, July 25. New subscribers can purchase their subscriptions starting Monday, August 15. On-sale dates for individual tickets will be announced at a later date.

“Our community has always been supportive of the Embassy’s goal to enhance the cultural landscape of northeast Indiana. Broadway at the Embassy is a big part of how we supply premium arts experiences,” said Kelly Updike, Embassy Theatre President & CEO. “Seeing Broadway shows on our historic stage is a true example of the Embassy’s ability to deliver magical memories that bring patrons back. This season offers diversity, fun and a range of incredible talent that is unique to our region.”

Broadway at the Embassy 2022-2023 Season

The Book of Mormon: October 12-13, 2022*
On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan: January 24, 2023

Riverdance The 25th Anniversary Tour: March 23, 2023

Jesus Christ Superstar: April 15, 2023
Annie: May 11, 2023

The only way to guarantee seats to this incredible lineup is to subscribe to a season subscription package, starting as low as $215 for all 5 shows. Visit www.fwembassytheatre.org/broadway, call the STAR Bank box office at 260.424.5665, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., or stop by the box office at 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. to subscribe.

Enjoy the many exclusive benefits of being a subscriber including a guarantee of the same great seats to each season show, the option to renew those seats from year to year and first options on upgrading seats. Subscribers also receive additional special ticket offers and the chance to purchase tickets to add-on shows before the general public. Subscription tickets are mailed to each subscriber prior to the performance to avoid box office lines and lost ticket insurance is included at no additional charge.

About The Embassy Theatre

Built in 1928, the Embassy Theatre is Indiana’s largest self-sustaining historic theater. Originally known as the Emboyd, with the adjoining seven-story Indiana Hotel, the majestic movie palace and vaudeville theater introduced Indiana to the biggest stars of stage and screen. Today, the Embassy is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Combining the beauty of a bygone era with the energy and diversity of today’s performers, the Embassy is the showplace of Northern Indiana. Many choose to host events and weddings at the Embassy, as it offers flexibility and a unique event experience in an iconic piece of Fort Wayne history. Visit fwembassytheatre.org for more information.

About Nederlander National Markets

Nederlander National Markets, a Nederlander Presentation based in Chicago, is one of the largest presenters of Broadway series and engagements across North America. Currently, they oversee subscription seasons in more than 20 cities throughout the country.

Nederlander continues the tradition of operating historic theatres, producing and presenting the best in theatrical and concert events, and innovating new ways to engage future generations of theatergoers.


The Book of Mormon: October 12-13, 2022*

The New York Times calls it “the best musical of this century.” The Washington Post says, “It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals.” And Entertainment Weekly says, “Grade A: the funniest musical of all time.” Jimmy Fallon of The Tonight Show calls it “Genius. Brilliant. Phenomenal.” It’s The Book of Mormon, the nine-time Tony Award®-winning Best Musical. Contains explicit language. For more information, visit TheBookOfMormonTour.com.

*Wednesday, October 12 has been designated as the subscription performance.

On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan: January 24, 2023

Her voice. His Vision. Their Story.

On Your Feet! is the inspiring true story about heart, heritage and two people who believed in their talent—and each other—to become an international sensation: Gloria and Emilio Estefan. Now their story is an all-new exhilarating original musical winning the hearts of critics and audiences alike, with the Chicago Tribune declaring “IT’S A HIT!” and The New York Times cheering, “The very air in the room seems to vibrate in this undeniably crowd-pleasing musical!”

On Your Feet! features some of the most iconic songs of the past quarter-century, including “Rhythm is Gonna Get You,” “Conga,” “Get On Your Feet,” “Don’t Want To Lose You Now,” “1-2-3” and “Coming Out of the Dark.” Prepare to be on your feet from start to finish!

Riverdance The 25th Anniversary Tour: March 23, 2023

Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show is Riverdance as you’ve never seen it before! A powerful and stirring reinvention of this beloved favorite, celebrated the world over for its Grammy Award-winning score and the thrilling energy and passion of its Irish and international dance. Twenty-five years on, composer Bill Whelan has rerecorded his mesmerizing soundtrack while producer Moya Doherty and director John McColgan have completely reimagined the ground-breaking show with innovative and spectacular lighting, projection, stage and costume designs.

Jesus Christ Superstar: April 15, 2023

Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production of the iconic musical phenomenon returns to the stage. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and cutting-edge choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won the 2017 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival garnering unprecedented reviews and accolades. Appealing to both theater audiences and concert music fans, this production pays tribute to the historic 1971 Billboard Album of the Year while creating a modern, theatrical world that is uniquely fresh and inspiring.

With lyrics and music by Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winners Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jesus Christ Superstar is set against the backdrop of an extraordinary series of events during the final weeks in the life of Jesus Christ as seen through the eyes of Judas. Reflecting the rock roots that defined a generation, the legendary score includes ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’, ‘Gethsemane’ and ‘Superstar’.

Annie: May 11, 2023

Holding onto hope when times are tough can take an awful lot of determination, and sometimes, an awful lot of determination comes in a surprisingly small package. Little Orphan Annie has reminded generations of theatergoers that sunshine is always right around the corner, and now the best-loved musical of all time is set to return in a new production – just as you remember it and just when we need it most.

Annie, directed by Jenn Thompson, features the iconic book and score, written by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin. This celebration of family, optimism and the American spirit remains the ultimate cure for all the hard knocks life throws your way.


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