Upcoming Events at the Wildey Theatre
Sat, Nov 29th, 2014 8:00 pm
"Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger"
Fri, Dec 5th, 2014 7:30 pm
"The Nutcracker"
Sat, Dec 6th, 2014
2:00 pm "The Nutcracker"
7:30 pm "The Nutcracker"
Sun, Dec 7th, 2014 2:00 pm
"The Nutcracker"
Sun, Dec 14th, 2014 1:00 pm
"Marshall the Miracle Dog"
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November 2014
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Friday - November 7, 2014

8:00 pm

Yesterday - A Tribute to the Beatles

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 continents. Now they are coming to Edwardsville, Il to play live on the Wildey stage. ... Buy Tickets...





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Saturday - November 8, 2014

8:00 pm

Javier Mendoza

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 Budweiser True Music Artist. He’s played in music venues and colleges across the country and Europe and was voted “One of Colleges Hottest Artists” by Campus Magazine. Javier has released 14 albums and shared the stage with Willie Nelson, Los Lobos, The Roots, Ben Folds, Jars of Clay, Michael W. Smith, Santana, Idina Menzel, Everclear, Martin Sexton and many mor... ... Buy Tickets...





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Friday - November 14, 2014

7:00 pm

Purple Rain

Purple Rain is a 1984 American rock musical drama film directed by Albert Magnoli and written by Magnoli and William Blinn. In it, Prince makes his film debut, which was developed to showcase his particular talents. Hence, the film contains several extended concert sequences. The film grossed more than US$80 million at the box office and became a cult classic.[3] Purple Rain is the only feature film starring Prince that he did not direct. The film won an Academy Award for Best Original Song Score.

Edwardsville residents and SIUE students receive free admission. All other general admission tickets are available at the door for $5. ... Buy Tickets...





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Saturday - November 15, 2014

3:00 pm

Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 American musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and the most well-known and commercially successful adaptation based on the 1900 novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum. Notable for its use of Technicolor, fantasy storytelling, musical score and unusual characters, over the years it has become one of the best known of all films and part of American popular culture. It also featured in cinema what may be for the time the most elaborate use of character make-ups and special effects.

Edwardsville residents and SIUE students receive free admission. All other general admission tickets are available at the door $3 for kids $5 for adults. Please Cash Only ... Buy Tickets...





Saturday - November 15, 2014

7:00 pm

Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 American musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and the most well-known and commercially successful adaptation based on the 1900 novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum. Notable for its use of Technicolor, fantasy storytelling, musical score and unusual characters, over the years it has become one of the best known of all films and part of American popular culture. It also featured in cinema what may be for the time the most elaborate use of character make-ups and special effects.

Edwardsville residents and SIUE students receive free admission. All other general admission tickets are available at the door $3 for kids $5 for adults. Please Cash Only ... Buy Tickets...





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Friday - November 21, 2014

8:00 pm

KELLEY HUNT 'The Beautiful Bones" STL CD RELEASE CONCERT

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 roots run deep with appearances on nearly every festival stage and venue in town and a close friendship with the late Johnny Johnson. Kelley and an all-star band bring "The Beautiful Bones" to STL fans Sat. Oct. 11 in this official CD release concert. Get tickets now! ... Buy Tickets...





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Saturday - November 22, 2014

8:00 pm

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

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 traveling group of goodwill ambassadors. The current group continues to build on the tradition – a tradition that is characterized by musicianship, comedic spontaneity, and time-honored dignity. This event is sponsored by the University Of Illinois Alumni and presented by the FRIENDS OF THE WILDEY. ... Buy Tickets...





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Sunday - November 23, 2014

2:00 pm

Curtain's Up "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever"

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 their classmates. After learning, if you go to Sunday school, you can get all the candy and treats you want. They decide this Sunday school thing isn’t such a bad idea! No one was prepared when this outlaw family invades church one Sunday just in time to take over the annual Christmas pageant play. None of the Herdmans had ever heard the Christmas Story before. ... Buy Tickets...





Sunday - November 23, 2014

6:00 pm

Curtain's Up "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever"

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 their classmates. After learning, if you go to Sunday school, you can get all the candy and treats you want. They decide this Sunday school thing isn’t such a bad idea! No one was prepared when this outlaw family invades church one Sunday just in time to take over the annual Christmas pageant play. None of the Herdmans had ever heard the Christmas Story before. ... Buy Tickets...





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Wednesday - November 26, 2014

8:00 pm

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

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 and early seventies. Poco was the inspiration for bands like The Eagles, Firefall, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Pure Prairie League, Little River Band and The Ozark Mountain Daredevils, as well as the new breed of country-rock acts. With forty years, twenty-five albums and thousands of fans behind them, Rusty Young and Poco was, is and forever will be the defining voice of country/rock. SPECIAL ADDED OPENING ACT - a acoustic set by Mike 'Supe' Granda of Ozark Mountain Daredevils fame. ... Buy Tickets...





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Friday - November 28, 2014

6:00 pm

Winter Concert Series featuring Arvell & Company with food by Robust

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. Its seasoned group of entertainers and musicians can fulfill almost any musical request you have. Food for this event will be catered by Robust Wine Bar located at 126 N. Main Street. The restaurant features award winning wines and creative tasting plates.

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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Saturday - November 29, 2014

8:00 pm

Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger

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 present Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger live in concert on June 8, 2013. Don't miss this opportunity to see them pay tribute to one of the greats of American music. ... Buy Tickets...





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City of Edwardsville





Winter Concert Series featuring Arvell & Company with food by Robust
Fri, Nov 28th
6:00 pm

Silver Bullet: A Tribute to Bob Seger
Sat, Nov 29th
8:00 pm

The Nutcracker
Fri, Dec 5th
7:30 pm

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
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Sat, Dec 6th, 2014 2:00 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
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Sun, Dec 7th, 2014 2:00 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
Winter Concert Series featuring Lucky Old Sons with food by Cunetto's Corner Cucina

Winter Concert Series featuring Lucky Old Sons with food by Cunetto's Corner Cucina

Fri, Dec 12th, 2014 6:00 pm

Edwardsville Park Department once again presents the popular Winter Concert Series featuring regional performers and local cuisine. The Lucky Old Sons is a four-piece band focused on the piano driven rock and country music of the 1950s and 1960s. They will play songs from their ...read more/buy tickets
Marshall the Miracle Dog

Marshall the Miracle Dog

Sun, Dec 14th, 2014 1:00 pm

Filmed in and around Edwardsville, Marshall the Miracle Dog is a film about a brave dog that endures horrendous conditions at the hands of an animal hoarder and is rescued by an equally brave twelve-year-old boy named Finn. The boy sees something of himself in ...read more/buy tickets
Marshall The Miracle Dog 4pm show

Marshall The Miracle Dog 4pm show

Sun, Dec 14th, 2014 4:00 pm

2nd show added! Filmed in and around Edwardsville, Marshall the Miracle Dog is a film about a brave dog that endures horrendous conditions at the hands of an animal hoarder and is rescued by an equally brave twelve-year-old boy named Finn. The boy sees ...read more/buy tickets
FoW & Hudson Jewelers Present White Christmas

FoW & Hudson Jewelers Present White Christmas

Fri, Dec 19th, 2014 7:00 pm

Every audience member will receive a free goodie bag filled with special props to use during the movie. Before the show, a Wildey Christmas Party will help you get in the spirit with holiday inspired drinks and hors d'oeuvres! Enjoy Irving Berlin's classic ...read more/buy tickets
Wet Willie

Wet Willie

Sat, Dec 20th, 2014 8:00 pm

More than 40 years on and Southern Rock icons Wet Willie are still thrilling fans young and old with their potent blend of high energy R&B, downhome soul, greasy blues rock and gospel harmonies. Featuring powerful vocals by frontman Jimmy Hall and strong musicianship throughout, ...read more/buy tickets