Tag: event

Live from the Weidner: Bortnick on ‘Good Day Wisconsin’

Piano prodigy Ethan Bortnick appeared live on Good Day Wisconsin Tuesday, July 9, speaking with WLUK, Fox 11’s Rachel Manek ahead of his Thursday (July 11) concert at the Weidner Center. Bortnick’s trip to Green Bay is his first, he told Manek during two segments shot live from the Weidner Center stage. A big football […]

Press-Gazette speaks with prodigy Bortnick ahead of Thursday’s Weidner show

As we’ve told you here before, 12-year-old piano prodigy Ethan Bortnick will play the Weidner Center Thursday (July 11), showcasing his incredible musical talent on behalf of the Kress-Mattson Parkinson Fundraiser. The Green Bay Press-Gazette ran an interview with Bortnick in Sunday’s (July 7) newspaper, speaking with the music phenom about his background, fame and […]

Weidner reminders: Child prodigy, comedian Gaffigan coming in July

Just a quick reminder that tickets are on sale now for the July 11 Kress/Mattson Parkinson’s fundraiser at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The event will feature 12-year-old prodigy Ethan Bortnick, a pianist, singer, composer and entertainer who combines his musical pursuits with charitable endeavors. More information is available to Facebook users at […]

Remember, ‘no prior float-building experience needed’

UW-Green Bay will have a float in the Green Bay Holiday Parade on Saturday, Nov. 17, which is just around the corner. Organizers are still looking for volunteers to help with building and decorating the float, which will take shape in the Scene Shop in Theatre Hall, Room 111. Work sessions are scheduled for noon […]

Kress invites campus to Zumba Monster Mash and Costume Contest

The Kress Events Center and its fitness coordinator are planning big doin’s for next Thursday (Oct. 25), with a Zumba Monster Mash & Costume Contest! The costume contest begins at 7 p.m. and the Zumba dance/fitness party begins at 7:30 p.m. They’re promising a $50 Visa gift card to the first-place winner and plenty of […]

Column offers nod to “The Price is Right,” Good Times Programming

The Green Bay Press-Gazette’s Kendra Meinert led her weekly entertainment column with a shout out to our own Good Times Programming this week, noting that both GTP and “The Price is Right” — which it’s hosting Wednesday (Oct. 10) — are turning 40 this year. “The Price is Right, Live!,” a traveling version of the […]

Good Times presents ‘Price is Right LIVE’ at Weidner

UW-Green Bay students and the general public are in for an exciting night with the well-known game show “The Price is Right, LIVE!™” at 7:30 p.m. next Wednesday (Oct. 10) at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The stage show gives contestants pulled right from the audience the chance to “come on down” to […]