The improvisational piano/percussion trio, called Trio Unprepared, will be performing at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30 at Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center. The group made its debut performance in Switzerland, and has since played in the U.S., Japan, Poland and Korea. Here’s more about the musicians: Audience members are invited to the stage […]
What is Phoenix Friday? A few years ago, a small group of employees from across campus joined forces to infuse more Phoenix spirit into the workday. They came up with the term “Phoenix Friday,” a time when faculty, staff, students, alumni and community can celebrate everything “Phoenix” and/or “UW-Green Bay.” Employees (with permission from their […]
Comedy legend John Cleese will be making his way to the Weidner Center Jan. 23, with a conversation and Q&A session following a screening of Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Tickets go on sale at 11 a.m. this Friday, Sept. 23, including a limited number of VIP tickets which include a photo opportunity with […]
The new sensation changing the Irish Dance world, Rockin’ Road to Dublin, is coming to the Weidner Center Tuesday, Sept. 27. Created by the 2009 World Champion of Irish Dance Scott Doherty and worldwide touring Irish musician Chris Smith, Rockin’ Road is the new generation of Irish music and dance. The show begins at 7:30 […]
Rick Springfield and Richard Marx join forces for “One Night Only” at the Weidner Center, at 8 p.m. Oct. 29. Each artist will perform a catalogue of hits. The show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale at 11 a.m. Friday, August 19 and can be purchased at the Ticket Star box office at the Resch […]
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 […]