Tag: Weidner Center

Phoenix Studios Releases New ‘Bird in the Wings’ Podcast

The UW-Green Bay Phoenix Studios podcast network launched Bird in the Wings, an audio show that covers hot topics in arts and culture and includes interviews with artists and the community that loves them. The podcast host is the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts Executive and Artistic Director Kelli Strickland. In the first episode, […]

$5 Friday lunches for faculty and staff

Every Friday is Phoenix Friday and beginning this week (but not including Spring Break) Chartwells if offering $5 Fridays at the Marketplace in the Cloud Commons. Offer is valid Fridays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meet you there. Friday, March 9, see The Taming of the Shrew in the University Theatre. The Phoenix Bookstore […]

Holy cow! ‘Manitowoc Minute’s’ Charlie Berens funny as heck at sold-out Weidner show

“It takes one to know one, and oh my gosh, does Charlie Berens know us — from our mild aversion to all things Illinois to our love of a cold beer to our appreciation for anybody who can point us to the nearest bubbler.” Kendra Meinert’s review of the sell-out show at the Weidner Center this […]

Charlie Berens kept ‘er movin’ at sold-out Weidner Show

Charlie Berens

Comedian Charlie Berens took advantage of Wisconsinites’ ability to laugh at themselves at his sold-out Weidner Center show, March 7, 217. His viral comedy series, “The Manitowoc Minute” has landed in hundreds of thousands of households. It seems that making fun of our, well, Canadian dialect, is fair fodder, in regions well beyond the Midwest. […]

Gobsmacked! The World’s Best A Cappella and Beatboxing Show is at Weidner Center, Sunday

Calling all music lovers! Direct from sellout seasons in London, Hong Kong and Edinburgh comes the mind-blowing vocal show GOBSMACKED! Tabbed “The World’s Best A Cappella and Beatboxing Show,” the latest sensation from the UK. This performance features world champion beatboxer Ball-Zee and an international cast of world-class vocalists. Heart-stopping singing and jaw-dropping beatboxing guarantees […]

Every Friday is Phoenix Friday

Celebrate this Phoenix Friday (Feb. 9) in style with 35% off Under Armour products at The Phoenix Bookstore. On Friday night, dance the night away at AfterHours from 10:30 p.m. to 1 am. Saturday is the free UW-Green Bay Annual Student Honors Recital at 2 p.m. in the Weidner Center. Cheapseats is featuring Justice League Friday, […]