Tag: Theatre and Dance

White Guy on the Bus performance at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus

From Nov. 13 through Nov. 16, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. “White Guy on the Bus” by Bruce Graham and directed by Dan Burkey is being performed at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. The performance is about a man who rides the bus each week to a Philadelphia prison with far more sinister intentions than what […]

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Caregiving a theme in dramatic play ‘Mary Jane’ in Green Bay | WFRV-TV

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre and Dance will present Amy Herzog’s ‘Mary Jane’ in seven performances starting this week in Jean Weidner Theatre of Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. October 17-19 and 23-26.” More via Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Caregiving a theme in dramatic play ‘Mary Jane’ in Green Bay |WFRV-TV.

Talented Michigan and Wisconsin cast and crew announced for Theatre on the Bay’s comedy ‘Reckless’

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Performances will run Nov. 15 to 17 and 22 to 24, 2019, with Friday and Saturday curtains at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Marinette, Wis. — “Reckless,” a comedy written by Craig Lucas and directed by Theatre on the Bay’s Artistic Director Rebecca Stone Thornberry (Marinette), takes Theatre on the Bay audiences […]

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Caregiving a theme in dramatic play ‘Mary Jane’ in Green Bay

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance will present Amy Herzog’s “Mary Jane” in seven performances starting this week in Jean Weidner Theatre of Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. October 17-19 and 23-26. Info: weidnercenter.com. “Mary Jane” is a play about a single mother, Mary Jane (Guinevere Casper), who is the […]

UW-Green Bay Theatre & Dance shines light on the struggles and strength of caregivers in production of ‘Mary Jane’

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Green Bay, Wis. – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Theatre & Dance will present Amy Herzog’s “Mary Jane” October 17-19 and 23-26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jean Weidner Theatre, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The production is directed by guest artist Noah Simon and performed by students from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. “Mary Jane” […]

Reminder: ‘Think Theatre’ series opens with ‘Disgraced’ Thursday, Sept. 12

The Think Theatre Series (much like UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series) is meant to “push the boundaries of idea and form one spoken word at a time.” UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance faculty and special guests invite you to an inspired series of readings that not only entertain but also provoke responses, pose questions and […]

Gerds/Critic at Large: ‘The Last Five Years’ to launch theater troupe in Menominee Opera House

The two-person musical “The Last Five Years” by Jason Robert Brown will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13 and 14, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15. It’s an adult show about a couple’s marriage, and it contains mature language. Brittany Welch and James Porras II have deep associations with Theatre on the […]

Faculty note: Prof. Yadav works with Brown County Library for children’s workshop

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UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Dinesh Yadav (Theatre and Dance) has completed a three-week theatre workshop in August with 10-14 year-old children from the Green Bay area. Organized by the children’s wing of Brown County Central Library, the workshop ran from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Participants explored theatre tools like yoga, body-movement, […]

Theatre on the Bay to hold auditions for fall comedy, ‘Reckless’

Marinette, Wis.—UW-Green Bay’s Theatre on the Bay (TOB) announces auditions for Craig Lucas’ comedy Reckless. Auditions will be held by appointment on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, Fine Arts Building, Room T133 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 11 and 12. Performances are Nov. 15-17 and Nov. 22-24. More […]

‘Think Theatre’ series opens with ‘Disgraced’ Thursday, Sept. 12

The Think Theatre Series (much like UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series) is meant to “push the boundaries of idea and form one spoken word at a time.” UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance faculty and special guests invite you to an inspired series of readings that not only entertain but also provoke responses, pose questions and […]