Tag: Jean Weidner Theatre

Review: ‘Earnest’ has a feel of completeness, of careful preparation and delivery

Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds was entertained by the UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance presentation of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest.” “It’s fun to be in an audience that gets it… gets the humor of Oscar Wilde as it rolls out subtly, wryly and oh-so-cleverly like waves lapping on a shore. Such an experience was […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre presents ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’

  GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre presents Oscar Wilde’s famous play The Importance of Being Earnest at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23 to 25 and Mar. 1 to 4, 2017 in the Jean Weidner Theatre of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The play will be directed by UW-Green Bay Theatre […]

UWGB Theatre presents ‘The Hourglass Project’


GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre and Dance programs will present a new play by Pulitzer-nominated playwright Lee Blessing. The Hourglass Project will be presented in seven shows, Feb. 25-27 and March 2-5, in the Jean Weidner Theatre at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay. All […]

Opening night: Theatre and Dance present Uncommon Women and Others

Thursday (Oct. 16) is opening night for the UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance production of Uncommon Women and Others, playwright Wendy Wasserstein’s tale of 1970s post-college reunion and reminiscence. The play runs at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Friday and Saturday (Oct. 17 and 18), as well as Wednesday, Oct. 22 through Saturday, Oct. 25 in the […]

Theatre and Dance to present “Uncommon Women and Others”

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance will present Uncommon Women and Others, a play by Wendy Wasserstein, beginning Oct. 16 in the Jean Weidner Theatre at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. It is intended for mature audiences only. In this video preview, cast and director share their thoughts and insights into the play as […]

Lawrence Brass offers free concert Friday morning

Here’s a nice treat, a benefit of working on a college campus: You’re invited to attend a free short concert by the Lawrence Brass at 10:30 a.m. Friday (April 11) in the Weidner Center’s Jean Weidner Theatre. The group, the faculty brass quintet from Lawrence University, will be performing an hour-long program of classical and […]

‘Censored on Final Approach’ to welcome visit by WWII pilot Betty Strohfus

She is 94 years of age, one of the surviving veterans of the Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) corps, and she is traveling to campus from her home in Faribault, Minn., for activities in conjunction with the UW-Green Bay production of Censored on Final Approach. Betty Strohfus has gained widespread (if belated) attention for her […]

‘Evening of German Art Song and Poetry’ is interdisciplinarity in action

Here’s more on the interdisciplinary collaboration between UW-Green Bay’s Music and German programs that will see an evening of “Lyrik und Lieder” performed at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 10, in the Jean Weidner Theatre. Students from Music are being paired with students from the German program to dig deeper into the language and musical settings […]