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Firehouse Follies

WFHB’s live radio variety show is performed quarterly at the Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium and broadcast live on-air.
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Firehouse Follies – Through The Looking Glass, Darkly

Join us at the Waldron Auditorium Sunday, Aug. 27, from 4 to 6 p.m. for the autumn edition of the WFHB Firehouse Follies, where, for a mere $10 per ticket (or 2 for $15.00) you can find out exactly what happened when Alice went through that looking glass. You know the fake news about the event–now it’s time to tell …

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Firehouse Follies Presents “The Graduate[s]”

“The Graduate[s],” a show honoring Bloomington’s high school graduates for 2017. Two hours of music and comedy. With special musical guest  Michael P. Smith, who Rolling Stone magazine once called “the greatest songwriter in the English language.”  Also featuring the WFHB Gospel Gurlz and our hardworking house band, the Firehouse Rounders.  The Graduate[s], the Firehouse Follies summer extravaganza.

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Firehouse Follies – When I Was a Cowboy

The WFHB Firehouse Follies have emerged from hibernation, looked around, and have not really seen many shadows. However, we declare it to be Spring on Sunday, March 5, at 4 p.m. at the Monroe Convention Center in downtown Bloomington, when we take the wraps off of “When I was a Cowboy,” a show featuring cats, cowboys, and cactus sushi. And cats. Did we mention cats? Special musical guest will …

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Firehouse Follies – 200 years of Hoosierness

The WFHB Firehouse Follies are back! Join the cast and crew of our live radio variety show from 4 to 6 p.m. this December 4 in the Ivy Tech Waldron Whikehart Auditorium as we present our winter show, “200 years of Hoosierness.” Our special musical guest for this show is RB Morris, who also serves as the poet laureate of Knoxville, Tennessee. He will be …

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WFHB Firehouse Follies Presents: The Firehouse Mysteries

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WFHB Firehouse Follies presents: “What’s Cookin’?”

The WFHB Firehouse Follies are back with “What’s Cookin’?”! Listen and learn recipes for deep-fried chili and lard-fried peaches, with delicious music provided by special musical guest Andy Cohen, Art Heckman, the WFHB Gospel Gurlz and the Firehouse Rounders. Made possible by Ivy Tech Community College and Bloomington Hardware. Originally aired live on June 5th, 2016.

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Firehouse Follies – Wizard of Odd

The WFHB Firehouse Follies spring radio variety extravaganza, “The Wizard of Odd,” featured musical guests Bleu Django, along with the WFHB Gospel Gurlz, the Firehouse Rounders, and storyteller Arbutus Cunningham. We took a trip down the Yellow Brick Road Donald the Scarecrow, Raphael the Tin Man, Bernie the Lion, and, of course, Hillary and her loyal lapdog Bill-Bill. Many adventures were …

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Firehouse Follies – “Negotiating The Santa Clause”

The Winter 2015 Firehouse Follies, “Negotiating the Santa Clause,” was performed on Dec. 13 in the Waldron Auditorium. Special musical guest was Chicago singer/songwriter Michael Peter Smith, and the show also featured the WFHB Gospel Gurlz and our band the Firehouse Rounders. We presented a brief history of the building known as the Ivy Tech Waldron Arts Center, celebrating its 100th year, and also went …

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Firehouse Follies returns Dec 13 to the Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium; Advance Tickets Here

The reindeer are revolting and the elves aren’t very happy either, and the Firehouse Follies Unusual Suspects Radio Acting Troupe will show you why on “Negotiating the Santa Clause,” beginning at 4 p.m. Sunday in the Ivy Tech Waldron Whikehart Auditorium. You’ll also learn about the history of the Waldron and some of the many pitfalls waiting for basketball teams traveling to Hawaii, and have the …

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Firehouse Sessions – Doug Paisley and Joan Shelley

Joan Shelley and Doug Paisley joined WFHB for an in-studio Firehouse Session on Friday, November 6th. Joan played “Stay on My Shore” from her new album “Over and Even”, Doug played “Easy Money”, and together they played “Bury Me Beneath the Willow”. Accompanying them were guitarist Nathan Salsburg and bassist Ben Whitely. That evening, Joan and Doug played at The …

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