Warren Gerds highlights UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance’s ‘Julius Caesar’

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance will be presenting “Julius Caesar” by William Shakespeare on April 26-27 and May 2-4, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall building. Warren Gerds, critic at large at WeAreGreenBay, highlighted the show in a recent article. “The production is designed to be a bold staging of Shakespeareʼs uncompromising look at the failures of leaders and citizenry in a time of crisis.” Read more.

Warren Gerds highlights busy time in theatre, including several productions at UW-Green Bay

Warren Gerds, critic at large for WeAreGreenBay, highlighted the surge in theatrical fare in Northeast Wisconsin, which includes productions connected to UW-Green Bay, including “Julius Caesar,” the UW-Green Bay Wind Ensemble, Studio Orchestra and Symphonic Band, ‘An Evening with David Sedaris,” UW-Green Bay Jazz Ensembles and news regarding TEDxUW-Green Bay. Read more.

Journal Sentinel covers Wisconsin GLO, a team featuring several former UW-Green Bay players

Former Green Bay Phoenix women’s basketball players will be joining the Wisconsin GLO team, the Journal Sentinel reports. Horizon League Player of the Year Mehryn Kraker was added to the roster this week, joining fellow UW-Green Bay alumni Allie LeClaire, Jessica Lindstrom and Julie Wojta. Read more.

UW-Green Bay/Packers announce new additions to TitletownTech

The Green Bay Packers have announced the new additions to TitletownTech. Aaron Kennedy will be joining the TitletownTech team as the UW-Green Bay entrepreneur-in-residence. Kennedy is the founder of Noodles and Company, and will work to advance early-stage ventures and entrepreneurial opportunities in the region as well as connect UW campuses to TitletownTech. UW-Green Bay alumnus Cordero Barkley ’09 ’16 (Business Administration, Master’s in Management) will join TitletownTech as director, Finance & Investments. Barkley has a background in wealth management and banking with prior experience at Associated Bank and Wells Fargo. Read more.

‘Mamma Mia!’ auditions on UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus on May 4-5

Reported by the Eagle Herald, Theatre on the Bay will hold auditions for “Mamma Mia!” May 4-5, 2019 at the Herbert L. Williams Theatre located at the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus. Those auditioning will be given a time on either May 4 or 5 to present a monologue and song, and must attend a short choreography audition May 5. Read more.

Reminder: ‘Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector, duo pianists’ performance on Sunday, May 5

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, “Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector, duo pianists” will perform on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 3 p.m. in Fort Howard Hall in the Weidner Center. UW-Green Bay Music faculty members Hong and Rector return to the Weidner Center for the first time since their performance in the Olympic city of Gangneung during the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Korea The “duo pianists” will present a recital featuring pieces by Schubert, Ravel and Copland as well as solo pieces by Strauss and Debussy. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more.