Tag: Theatre and Dance

Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds previews Silent Sky

In Warren Gerds, critic-at-large, reviews and previews this week, is Silent Sky, a UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance play, explores a woman’s place in society during a time of immense scientific discoveries, when women’s ideas were dismissed until men claimed credit for them. Leavitt and her female peers were dedicated to social and scientific progress. […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance presents ‘Silent Sky’ April 25-28, 2018

GREEN BAY –University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre presents the play Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson at 7:30 p.m. Apr. 25 to 28, 2018 in the University Theatre, Theatre Hall. Gunderson is the most produced living playwright in America. Her play is based on a true story of an early-1900’s astronomer Henrietta Leavitt (Wisconsin) who explores […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance presents ‘DanceWorks’ April 7-8, 2018

Green Bay, Wis. – Join University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre and Dance for a celebration of dance in a concert of faculty and student choreography representing a diverse medley of styles. Performances for DanceWorks are April 7 at 7:30 p.m. and April 8 at 3 p.m. at the University Theatre, Theatre Hall, UW-Green Bay. Dancers: […]

DanceWorks, a celebration of dance, is April 7 and 8

Join UW-Green Bay Theatre & Dance for DanceWorks — a celebration of dance — April 7 at 7:30 p.m. and April 8 at 3 p.m., University Theatre, Theatre Hall. The annual event, with artistic direction by Denise Carlson-Gardner, is a concert of faculty and student choreography representing a diverse medley of styles. Choreographers are Carlson-Gardner, Kathryn Ebert, […]

Danceworks is April 7 and 8

Join UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance for a celebration of dance in a concert of faculty and student choreography, DanceWorks, representing a diverse medley of styles. The event is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday April 7, 2018 and 3 p.m. Sunday, April 8. Buy tickets. The concert is under the artistic direction of Denise Carlson-Gardner.  

Warren Gerds reviews quirky comedy ‘Wonder of the World’

Calling it a “quirky comedy” Warren Gerds, Critic at Large, reviewed the opening-weekend performance of Wonder of the World, presented by by UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance. “This thing simmers with inventiveness and sparky byplay. It’s one of those plays where you never know where it is going to veer,” and “Lindsay-Abaire … let fly […]

Final opportunity to see ‘Wonder of the World’ this week (Feb. 28 to March 3)

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance presents the play Wonder of the World by David Lindsay-Abaire at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 to Mar. 3, 2017 in the Jean Weidner Theatre of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The play is recommended for mature audiences. Here’s what you can expect: “Nothing will prepare audience members for […]

Why YOU should plan to see ‘Taming of the Shrew’ March 8 or 9

A little more than two weeks remain before the Actors From the London Stage bring Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew to UW-Green Bay, March 8 or 9. These performances bring high quality London Theatre right to the doorstep of UW-Green Bay at an affordable price. This  experience would normally only be possible in major cities […]

Cast member of ‘Wonder of the World’ featured

Chase Grabowski, sophomore from Marinette, will perform as Captain Mike in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre and Dance production of “Wonder of the World” by David Lindsay-Abaire, in the Jean Weidner Theatre of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, today through Saturday and Feb. 28 to March 3. The EagleHerald Extra had the story.

‘Almost, Maine’ brings back memories

Contributing writer Alan Kopischke, recalls UW-Green Bay’s 2010 production of “Almost Maine” for USA Today network. “The other day, I had a rehearsal prop dropped in front of me. It was a program from a UW-Green Bay production of “Almost, Maine” from 2010. I almost got distracted from the scene we were working on, because […]