First Pres Theater is a community theater whose mission is to produce comedies, musicals, and dramas that teach us about ourselves and the world we live in. Come laugh, cry, and celebrate the magic of theater with us!

Upcoming Shows

ArtsTix Box Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 12 pm – 6 pm
Saturday (days of performance) 12 pm – 4 pm

Purchase show tickets here in advance or call AU Ticket Services at 260.422.4226. Tickets are only available at the theater box office day of show.

2023/24 Season Tickets:

Tickets for the 2023/24 “Season of Love” are on sale now! FPT will present Bedroom Farce, Head Over Heels, Almost Maine, The Prom (with Fort Wayne Youtheatre), and The Father.

News & Reviews

First Pres Theater Presents The Father

Fort Wayne Premier! Now 80 years old, André was once a tap dancer. He lives with his daughter, Anne, and her husband, Antoine. Or was André an engineer, whose daughter Anne lives in London with her new lover, Pierre? The thing is, he is still wearing his pajamas, and...

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The Father Open Auditions Announced

Open auditions for FPT’s production of The Father will be held on Sunday, February 25, starting at 6:30 PM.  The Father by Florian Zeller- SYNOPSIS Andre is a man facing persecution from all sides, and he refuses to take it any longer. First some girl, a “helper” --...

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Announcing the Cast of ALMOST MAINE

Announcing the cast of ALMOST MAINE! A big thank you to everyone who came out for the auditions! The cast is:       Pete-Joe Hyndman Ginette-Dotty Miller East – Ken Redmon Glory-Ashley Shewman Jimmy-Matt Morley Sandrine-Bethany Schmitt Waitress-Daiesha Lindsey...

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Almost Maine Open Auditions Announced

Open auditions for FPT’s production of ALMOST MAINE will be held on Sunday, November 5, from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM!  A woman carries her heart, broken into nineteen pieces, in a small paper bag. After losing hope in love, a man shrinks to half his former size. A couple keep...

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Head Over Heels Open Auditions Announced

A message from Director Leslie Beauchamp: Hello, Auditionees! We are so looking forward to meeting you all and seeing your work! There will be a dance/movement audition so please wear or bring appropriate clothes and shoes. Be prepared to come and have FUN-You got the...

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Bedroom Farce Open Auditions Announced

Open auditions for FPT's production of Bedroom Farce will be held on Sunday, May 21, from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM! Bedroom Farce takes place in the bedrooms of three married couples during one, long night, Ernest and Delia are celebrating their wedding anniversary after many,...

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