Upcoming Events at the Wildey Theatre











































March 2015
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Saturday - March 7, 2015

7:30 pm

THE REAL MACAWS

The Real Macaws formed in Nashville Tennessee bring together the regions top talent, all whom all have toured and played with legendary musicians for one amazing night. The Real Macaws and friends include Michael Supe Granda (Ozark Mt. Daredevils, Burrito Deluxe,Garbonzos) Terry Jones Rogers (Younger Than Yesterday, Rogers & Nienhaus, 4&20)Scott Nienhaus (Younger Than Yesterday, Rogers & Nienhaus, 4&20) Tim Politte (Younger Than Yesterday, 4&20) with special guest Steve Scorfino (Pavlov's Dog and REO)And more to be announced! ... Buy Tickets...





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Friday - March 13, 2015

8:00 pm

LITA FORD (Acoustic-Duo show)

A British born rocker who grew up on the streets of L.A., Lita Ford is considered one of the most important female representatives of the rock genre. Being a founding member of the Runaways, one of the first girl groups who unexpectedly broke down barriers in the punk era as well as the male-dominated world of rock music, causing a stir with their six rebellious releases. Today, LITA FORD concentrates on her own career and now looks back on many memorable hits including: the chart topping duet with Ozzy Osbourne Close Your Eyes Forever, What Do You Know About Love, Shot Of Poison, Larger Than Life and Kiss Me Deadly. With her release of Living Like a Runaway, expect many more songs to be added to the list of hits. ... Buy Tickets...





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Saturday - March 14, 2015

7:30 pm

Dean Christopher - The Rat Pack & More

Classic Las Vegas comes to the Wildey Theatre. Dean Christopher, or “The One Man Rat Pack” as he’s been called and his band, pays tribute to the music and style of a classic era of entertainment. Impressions of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Tom Jones, Elvis, and more makes you feel like you’ve been there. He’s opened for Don Rickles and Frank Sinatra, Jr., and once you’ve seen him, you’ll agree he is one of the most versatile performers working today. Ticket only $15 for this show. (plus small service fee) ... Buy Tickets...





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Friday - March 20, 2015

6:00 pm

Winter Concert Series featuring Dueling Pianos with food by A Catered Affair

Edwardsville Parks Department once again presents the popular Winter Concert Series featuring regional entertainment and local cuisine. DUELING PIANOS play all genres for all ages, the show is never the same. The night is driven by the requests of you and your guests. Write down your favorite song or artist on our request slips and the piano players will rock them out on two baby grand pianos! Food for this concert is catered by A Catered Affair, a family owned and operated business based out of Edwardsville whose philosophy is to deliver an exquisite yet affordable catering experience of any type and size.

Buy 3 of the 5 shows in the Winter Concert Series and receive 15% off your total order. You must click on Events and Packages to access this deal. ... Buy Tickets...





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Wednesday - March 25, 2015

5:00 pm

YMCA Recital

4 different groups and shows. 5pm, 6pm, 7pm (each 35 minutes long) 8pm show features Wizard Of Oz. (one hour) Separate tickets required for each recital ... Buy Tickets...





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Thursday - March 26, 2015

7:00 pm

Edwardsville High School Music Showcase

An acoustic concert to benefit the Wildey Theatre with more than 50 performers from Edwardsville High School. Featuring the Bel Canto Girl's Choir, the AcaFellaz Boy's Choir, and the Bravo Vocal Jazz Ensembles. ... Buy Tickets...





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City of Edwardsville





Singin' In The Rain - presented by Friends Of The Wildey
Thu, Apr 9th
7:00 pm

Gypsy  - (live concert and documentary filming)
Sat, Apr 11th
5:00 pm

Gypsy - (live concert and documentary filming)
Sat, Apr 11th
8:30 pm

Singin' In The Rain - presented by Friends Of The Wildey

Singin' In The Rain - presented by Friends Of The Wildey

Thu, Apr 9th, 2015 7:00 pm

Friend Of The Wildey celebrates the 4 year rebirth of the Wildey with the film classic SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Gene Kelly stars as a Hollywood star of the silent era who finds his career jeopardized when he and his shrill-voiced leading lady must ...read more/buy tickets
Gypsy  - (live concert and documentary filming)

Gypsy - (live concert and documentary filming)

Sat, Apr 11th, 2015 5:00 pm

LIVE CONCERT TAPING - Be a part of rock history as Gypsy, the classic rock and original jam band returns to the intimate Wildey Theatre to film their live concert and documentary. Be a part of this taping as James Walsh and company plays ...read more/buy tickets
Gypsy - (live concert and documentary filming)

Gypsy - (live concert and documentary filming)

Sat, Apr 11th, 2015 8:30 pm

LIVE CONCERT TAPING - Be a part of rock history as Gypsy, the classic rock and original jam band returns to the intimate Wildey Theatre to film their live concert and documentary. Be a part of this taping as James Walsh and company plays ...read more/buy tickets
eLEVATION -

eLEVATION -

Sat, Apr 18th, 2015 8:00 pm

Jack Schmitt Chevrolet of Wood River Concert Series proudly presents...eLEVATION - the greatest U2 tribute on the planet! Doors open at 7 show starts at 8. Elevation has been airborne for over 10 years! playing the globe the entire catalouge of U2 !! the way ...read more/buy tickets
The Boxmasters (featuring Billy Bob Thornton)

The Boxmasters (featuring Billy Bob Thornton)

Wed, Apr 22nd, 2015 8:00 pm

The Boxmasters are back with a new album – “Somewhere Down The Road” – slated for release in the Spring of 2015, along with an aggressive tour schedule that kicks off with a slew of LIVE performances from Texas to Tennessee then Illinois (hey, that ...read more/buy tickets
Roger McGuinn

Roger McGuinn May 8 at the Wildey Theatre

Roger McGuinn

Fri, May 8th, 2015 8:00 pm

The legendary co-founder of Folk-Rock band, The Byrds, famous for their hits “Tambourine Man” and “Turn! Turn! Turn!” brings his talent as a solo guitar player and folk artist to the Wildey for an intimate evening of song and storytelling.

Roger McGuinn entered the music scene ...read more/buy tickets
Grand Allusion (Styx tribute) w Fire & Ice (Pat Benater tribute)

Grand Allusion (Styx tribute) w Fire & Ice (Pat Benater tribute)

Sat, May 9th, 2015 8:00 pm

"Grand Allusion - A group of Renegade, Blue Collar Men, in their search to become Superstars, who have formed the ultimate Styx tribute band that will be Rockin' the Paradise at a venue near you. Now we just need you to join us in this ...read more/buy tickets
Samantha Fish -

Samantha Fish -

Fri, May 15th, 2015 8:00 pm

Kansas City-based Samantha Fish has been on a major roll ever since she teamed up with Cassie Taylor and Dani Wilde on Ruf’s 2011 release, Girls with Guitars, and fueled by the trio’s Blues Caravan tour of Europe and the U.S., created an international buzz ...read more/buy tickets
Late Nite Catechism

Late Nite Catechism

Fri, May 29th, 2015 8:00 pm

Call it Loretta Young meets Carol Burnett. This is part catechism class, part stand-up routine. It’s an interactive comedy, one of the longest running shows in Chicago and U.S. theater history.

You, the audience member, are part of Sister’s class. She’ll take you back to ...read more/buy tickets
Late Nite Catechism

Late Nite Catechism

Sat, May 30th, 2015 8:00 pm

Call it Loretta Young meets Carol Burnett. This is part catechism class, part stand-up routine. It’s an interactive comedy, one of the longest running shows in Chicago and U.S. theater history.

You, the audience member, are part of Sister’s class. She’ll take you back ...read more/buy tickets