Tag: Theatre and Dance

Weidner makes a splash with upcoming season reveal

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, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center shares 2017-18 season

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 […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance releases 2017-18 lineup

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance releases its upcoming season: -Oct. 12-14 and 18-21, No Exit, a 1944 existentialist French Play, by Jean-Paul Sartre, Jean Weidner Theatre -Nov. 16-18, Legally Blonde, The Musical, University Theatre -Feb. 22-24 and Feb. 27-March 3, Wonder of the World by David Lindsay-Abaire, “Hilarious journey of self-discovery,” Jean Weidner Theatre -April […]

Reminder: ‘I Never Saw Another Butterfly’ performance, May 3

It follows a huge weekend for the arts at UW-Green Bay, but don’t miss the season finale for UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance — a one-night performance of Celeste Respanti’s “I Never Saw Another Butterfly.” The performance is at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 3 in the Weidner Center. The book and play is based on […]

Golden opportunity: Theatre program wins ‘Handtruck Award’ again


University of Wisconsin-Green Bay theatre students once again excelled at the Kennedy Center’s American College Theatre Festival (KC ACTF) Region III, Jan. 12. The University’s production of “Play Nice,” brought home the coveted “Golden Handtruck Award.” The award recognizes the best technical work and most professionalism in getting production materials — set, lighting, sound system, […]

Play Nice fundraising performance, Jan. 9

The cast and crew of UW-Green Bay Theatre program’s Play Nice will host a fundraising performance and final festival trial at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9 at University Theatre, UW-Green Bay. The group is practicing for a performance for the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Indianapolis, Jan. 12. There will not be […]

Students grateful for Craig Mueller Scholarships

Marcia Mueller Scholarship Reception

Annual reception honors his memory and celebrates student success When Craig A. Mueller ’71 (Humanism in Cultural Change) passed in 2006, he left a gift to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay that was at the time, at just over $1 million, the largest ever to the University from an alumnus. Students in majors dear to […]