Tag: Weidner Center

Highlights: UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance

Included in yesterday’s Weidner Center 2016-17 season reveal was a sneak peek of UW-Green Bay music, theatre and dance 2016-17 performances. Here are just a few: UW-Green Bay Music: Handel’s Messiah, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 (With audience participation, this year) Jazz Fest 47, 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 Metropolis, 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 28 […]

Weidner Center announces 2016-17 season

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Executive Director of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, Kate Green, announced the 2016-17 performing arts season today, June 15, in front of an enthusiastic crowd on the Weidner Center stage. The new season begins with An Evening with Garrison Keillor, and follows with the four-time Tony Award-winning Pippin, A Night with Lily Tomlin, […]

Weidner unveils new season tomorrow

The Weidner Center for the Performing Arts will unveil its 2016-2017 performing arts season at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 15. Weidner Center personnel invite the campus community to join them for the exciting announcement of upcoming nationally and internationally touring shows. The season announcement and preview begins at 1 p.m. on the Weidner Center’s main stage. […]

Stage Doors Series announced

The Weidner Center has announced its 2016-2017 Stage Doors Education Series, which provides learning opportunities in the performing arts and music to students from Wisconsin and the UP. The series kicks-off in November of 2016 and will feature 11 titles and 22 performances. Programs featured in this complement current classroom material, enhance creative learning, and […]

Just announced: Loreena McKennitt tickets on sale today

Loreena McKennitt’s eclectic Celtic blend of pop, folk and world music has sold over 14 million albums worldwide. Her recordings have achieved gold, platinum and multi-platinum status in 15 countries on four continents. She has twice been nominated for a Grammy Award and has won two Junos, as well as a Billboard International Achievement Award.  […]

Final Butterflies & Friends public viewing is Wednesday

The Einstein Project Butterflies & Friends will be open for public viewing from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 27. To see all the critters that will be available for purchase, visit the website einsteinproject.org/events or stop by the lobby of the Weidner Center lobby, where all 20 are on display until the night of the […]

Mnozil Brass ‘master’ leads session with UW-Green Bay musicians

Mnozil Brass Master Class

Not only were members of Mnozil Brass a hit with the  Weidner Center audience April 12 when in Green Bay for a national tour, but UWGB music students were enthralled, as well, when ensemble member Roman Rindberger (trumpet) presented a master class. UWGB faculty Kevin Collins and Adam Gaines, UWGB music students, and a few […]

UWGB presents: Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse

If you have small children, don’t miss this fantastic UWGB theatre and music —in partnership with the Weidner Center — stage adaptation of the classic children’s book, Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse. The best-selling book is written by critically acclaimed children’s author and Madison, Wis., resident Kevin Henkes. There will be two public family matinees Saturday, […]