Upcoming Events at the Wildey Theatre











































October 2014
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Friday - October 3, 2014

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An Evening with the Legendary Al Stewart

Join the Wildey Theatre for an extraordinary evening with singer/songwriter/guitarist Al Stewart, live in concert on Friday, October 3 at 8:30pm. Stewart's lyrical songs include "Year of the Cat", "Coldest Winter" and "On The Border". ... Buy Tickets...





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Friday - October 17, 2014

8:00 pm

Rare Earth

Live at the Wildey Theatre!!! Rare Earth is an American Rhythm and blues/blues rock band affiliated with Motown's Rare Earth record label (which was named after the band), which prospered in 1970–1972. Although not the first white band signed to Motown, Rare Earth was the first big hit-making act signed by Motown that consisted only of white members. Known for their hits "Get Ready", "Big Brother","Born to wander", "Tobacco road", "Losin You", and "I Just Want To Celebrate". ... Buy Tickets...





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Saturday - October 18, 2014

2:00 pm

Dracula (The 1931 Classic Film) & special guest Bela Lugosi Jr.

• Movie & "Interview with Vampire's Son" •
The classic 1931 film "Dracula" defined a genre and introduced a dashing and charismatic Count portrayed by the iconic Bela Lugosi. The Friends of the Wildey Theatre are pleased to show this film treasure on the Wildey's big screen on October 18 and will also be bringing Bela Lugosi Jr. to tell stories, talk about his father, answer questions and sign autographs. Join us to vindicate the vampire and view this classic as you've never seen it before. Special Classic Film Trivia at 6:30 before the evening showing. Dracula is appropriately sponsored by Saksa Funeral Homes, Bella Milano, and Edwardsville Oral Surgery and Implant Center. ... Buy Tickets...





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Dracula (The 1931 Classic Film) & special guest Bela Lugosi Jr.

• Movie & "Interview with Vampire's Son" •
The classic 1931 film "Dracula" defined a genre and introduced a dashing and charismatic Count portrayed by the iconic Bela Lugosi. The Friends of the Wildey Theatre are pleased to show this film treasure on the Wildey's big screen on October 18 and will also be bringing Bela Lugosi Jr. to tell stories, talk about his father, answer questions and sign autographs. Join us to vindicate the vampire and view this classic as you've never seen it before. Specail Classic Film Trivia at 6:30 before the evening showing/ All proceeds benefit Friends of the Wildey. ... Buy Tickets...


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Friday - October 24, 2014

8:00 pm

An Evening with Leo Kottke

The extraordinary guitarist Leo Kottke performs live at the Wildey on Friday October 24th at 8:00pm. Born in Athens, GA, Kottke moved beyond creating hits to becoming a virtuoso of the twelve-string guitar, working with mentor John Fahey, Clint Atkins, Lyle Lovett, Phish's Mike Gordon and Rickie Lee Jones. ... Buy Tickets...





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Saturday - October 25, 2014

8:00 pm

Stone in Love: A Tribute to Journey

Jack Schmitt Chevrolet presents Stone in Love, A Tribute to Journey. Formed in the spring of 2007, performing for audiences of over 7000 within two years, it didn’t take long for “Stone In Love “ to become one of the premier tribute acts in the mid-west. “Stone In Love” is not merely to witness, but an experience in which the audience taps into the great memories attached to the music of Journey. ... Buy Tickets...





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City of Edwardsville





Yesterday - A Tribute to the Beatles
Fri, Nov 7th
8:00 pm

Javier Mendoza
Sat, Nov 8th
8:00 pm

KELLEY HUNT 'The Beautiful Bones
Fri, Nov 21st
8:00 pm

Yesterday - A Tribute to the Beatles

Yesterday - A Tribute to the Beatles

Fri, Nov 7th, 2014 8:00 pm

Yesterday-The Beatle Tribute founded by John Lennon performer Don Bellezzo, tours not only the U.S. but Internationally. With seven tours of Japan, dozens more to Canada, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Bahamas, and United States military bases, throughout the World, these entertainers have performed on five ...read more/buy tickets
Javier Mendoza

Javier Mendoza

Sat, Nov 8th, 2014 8:00 pm

Javier has independently sold over 50,000 albums and has received many honors including “Best Solo Artist”, “Best Male Vocalist” & “Best Pop Artist” by the Riverfront Times Music Awards. He was also a finalist in the Independent Music Awards and was selected as a ...read more/buy tickets
KELLEY HUNT 'The Beautiful Bones

KELLEY HUNT 'The Beautiful Bones" STL CD RELEASE CONCERT

Fri, Nov 21st, 2014 8:00 pm

First time at the Wildey, we are proud to have KELLEY HUNT. Critics, fans and radio are calling acclaimed roots/blues/americana singer songwriter Kelley Hunt's stunning 2014 release "The Beautiful Bones" a must hear and the best work of her career. Kelley's St. Louis ...read more/buy tickets
FoW Present:: The Other Guys - from University of Illinois

FoW Present:: The Other Guys - from University of Illinois

Sat, Nov 22nd, 2014 8:00 pm

Known for their impeccable musicality and unique brand of humor, The Other Guys are the University of Illinois’ premiere men’s a cappella group.
Since their inception during the 1968-69 school year, The Other Guys have evolved from an amusing diversion to a popular, high profile, international ...read more/buy tickets
Curtain's Up

Curtain's Up "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever"

Sun, Nov 23rd, 2014 2:00 pm

Curtain’s Up Theater Company (CUTC) perform the stage version “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever on Sunday Nov. 23 for two shows. The Herdmans are the worst kids in the history of the world. They lie; they steal lunches, smoke cigars, and terrorize ...read more/buy tickets
Curtain's Up

Curtain's Up "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever"

Sun, Nov 23rd, 2014 6:00 pm

Curtain’s Up Theater Company (CUTC) perform the stage version “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever on Sunday Nov. 23 for two shows. The Herdmans are the worst kids in the history of the world. They lie; they steal lunches, smoke cigars, and terrorize ...read more/buy tickets
POCO Trio featuring Rusty Young, Jack Sundrud, and Michael Webb

POCO Trio featuring Rusty Young, Jack Sundrud, and Michael Webb

Wed, Nov 26th, 2014 8:00 pm

Celebrate the night before Thanksgiving with the POCO trio. The legendary Rusty Young along with Jack Sundrud and Michael Webb will treat you to a night of music highlighting these pioneers of the country-rock sound that soared out of California in the late sixties ...read more/buy tickets
Winter Concert Series featuring Arvell & Company with food by Robust

Winter Concert Series featuring Arvell & Company with food by Robust

Fri, Nov 28th, 2014 6:00 pm

Edwardsville Parks Departments once again presents the Winter Concert Series featuring regional entertainment and local cuisine. Arvell & Company offers an outstanding wide range of musical variety including the hits from Motown, popular songs from the 70s, 80s, and 90s, plus current music of today. ...read more/buy tickets
Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger

Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger

Sat, Nov 29th, 2014 8:00 pm

Jack Schmitt Chevrolet presents Silver Bullet. Over the course of the 1970s, Bob Seger developed into one of the great heartland rockers of the era. His distinctly American sound has helped to firmly establish him as an American Classic. The Wildey Theater is proud to ...read more/buy tickets
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Fri, Dec 5th, 2014 7:30 pm

The Nutcracker is a proud holiday tradition and it is returning to the Wildey on December 5th, 6th & 7th, presented by Turning Pointe Academy of Dance. The performance spotlights dancers of all ages in this time honored classic.
This is Turning Pointe’s second ...read more/buy tickets