Individual show tickets for shows at the Weidner Center for the 2016-17 season are on sale tomorrow, July 29, beginning at 11 a.m. Tickets can be ordered through WeidnerCenter.com, by calling 800-895-0071 or order in person at TicketStar locations (UTIC). For a complete schedule of events go to WeidnerCenter.com.
Lily Tomlin’s hit Netflix show, Grace and Frankie, has been renewed and as a result, Tomlin needs to reschedule a few live performance dates to accommodate the filming schedule. An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin, originally scheduled for March 24, 2017 at the Weidner Center, has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 7, 2017. See more.
UW-Green Bay learned today of the passing of Nancy (Gochnauer) Stiles, a long-time supporter and advocate of UW-Green Bay, particularly the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts and the UW-Green Bay Theatre program. Nancy and her late husband Stuart became active in the Founders Association in the 1970s. Nancy was a committed and enthusiastic supporter […]
The Rockin’ Road to Dublin is coming to UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center, Tuesday, September 27. The show, created by the 2009 World Champion of Irish Dance, Scott Doherty, and worldwide touring Irish musician, Chris Smith, is a fusion of rock and Irish. The goal of the tour is to bring Irish dance back into the […]
It’s more of the same — lotsa’ love — for the Weidner Center. In case you missed it, Green Bay Press-Gazeette columnist Kendra Meinert writes, “For the hundreds of touring acts who come through Green Bay each year, you might think the Weidner Center is just another stage to walk out on or the Meyer Theatre just another […]
Kate Green, Executive Director of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, unveiled the 2016-17 season yesterday (June 15, 2016.) Enjoy the photos. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow view or view the album on Flickr. – Photos by Dan Moore, Marketing and University Communication
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 […]
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, […]
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. […]
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 […]