“These guys are blowing their faces off. It takes a lot of work,” said guitarist/vocalist Shawn Connelly, who, along with drummer Steve Seitz and newly added keyboard player Brian Gruselle, are the only members of the band who don’t play a horn. “I call Kelly the hardest-blowing man in this band, because he is. He’s […]
UW-Green Bay Alumna Molly LeCaptain (’12) has been nominated for best actor in a musical by the 2017 Chicago Theatre Awards. See more on facebook. Campus readers might remember LeCaptain’s incredible performance as Sally Bowles in UW-Green Bay’s 2012 production of Cabaret on the Weidner Center mainstage.
Two local teens got a chance to perform on a Broadway stage as part of a music theater workshop in New York City. One is headed to UW-Green Bay. Green Bay Southwest student Felix Torrez and Liz Valentin took part in The Jimmy’s earlier this week — the high school version of the Tony Awards. […]
Congratulations to the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts on a 50-show-plus upcoming season. Along with UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre, the 2017-18 performing art seasons were announced in a brief, but exciting event yesterday (June 21, 2017) under the Chihuly in the Weidner Grand Foyer. Announcing the line-up for the season was Stephanie Maufort, […]
More than 50 Broadway musicals, beloved children’s performances, comedic icons and more take to the Weidner Center stage for 2017-2018 Performing Arts Season Green Bay, WI–A (PAW) patrol, a princess and some boys from the Jersey Shore will all grace the Weidner Center for the Performing Art’s stage during the 2017-2018 season. And that’s just […]
New at this year’s Weidner season unveiling, UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre (and Dance) chairpersons Randall Meder and Jeff Enstwistle, respectively, will take to the podium to announce their upcoming seasons, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. UW-Green Bay music students Rissel Peguero and Matthew Hillman will be entertaining before and after the event. Music begins at […]
Members of Gypsy Trip (comprised of UW-Green Bay faculty and friends) will be the guest artists for the Green Bay City Band’s “Salute to American Jazz” concert. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 21 in St. James Park (801 S. Monroe St., Green Bay). Bring a picnic and join them for this free, […]
All members of the campus community are invited to the unveiling of the 2017-2018 season at the Weidner Center — 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017 in the Weidner Grand Foyer. UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre (and Dance) programs will also announce their seasons. Please RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to attend. […]
All are invited to a farewell gathering Wednesday (June 21) from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Theatre Hall 331, to celebrate the long and distinguished careers of Mike Ingraham (Theatre) and Linda Parins (Performing Arts). Refreshments will be served.
Prof. Sarah Meredith Livingston (Music) was invited to be part of the international jury at the 22nd Schneider/Trnavsky International Voice Competition, May 20 to 28 in Trnava, Slovakia. The competition consisted of 115 singers from 16 countries. Prizes were monetary and guest performances/concerts with opera companies and orchestras in Eastern Europe. Meredith Livingston was the […]