Tag: Theatre and Dance

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: ‘James at the Giant Peach’ musical scheduled in Manitowoc

Peter Quince Performing Company will present four performances of the musical “James and the Giant Peach” at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8-10 and 3 p.m. Aug. 11 in University Theatre of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus. Info: pqpc.org. The youth-driving company is in 51st season of present a large-scale musical each summer. See more […]

Prof. Entwistle and a cast of alumni working with SNC’s Next Stage production of ‘Newsies’

Pro. Jeff Entwistle (Theatre and Dance) has designed the scenery for St. Norbert College’s Next Stage Theatre, August 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. August 10 and 11 at 2 p.m. This year’s production of “Newsies” has a cast representing 19 high schools from Oshkosh to Oconto Falls and Algoma. These students choose to work in a […]

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Review: ‘Mama Mia!’ enthusiastically played and received in Marinette

“The musical “Mama Mia!” tends perk up people’s attention. It’s probably the blend of ABBA’s catchy songs in a story set in an exotic, romantic place and the expectation of something festive. That the story is a tad earthy – dot, dot, dot – helps, too. And so it is that Theatre on the Bay […]

The show must go on! Theatre on the Bay’s ‘Mamma Mia!’ cast and crew continued performing during blackout


Marinette, Wis.—Opening nights are always exciting but the July 19, 2019 performance of “Mamma Mia!” at Theatre on the Bay (UW-Green Bay’s Marinette Campus) really proved that anything can happen during live theatre. During the show’s finale (a reprise of three earlier numbers) the power went out leaving the company in the dark. Without missing […]

Tickets are moving fast for Theatre on the Bay’s Musical Comedy ‘Mamma Mia!’


  On the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, July 19-21 and 26-28 Marinette, Wis. — Tickets are hot for Theatre’s on the Bay’s summer sensation “Mamma Mia!” July 19-21 and 26-28, on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Marinette Campus. UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus students and community members have been busy rehearsing for the jukebox musical based on […]

Cast, crew announced for ‘Mamma Mia!’ | News, Sports, Jobs – The Daily news

“Mamma Mia!” comes to Theatre on the Bay to kick off its 53rd season with music and laughs in the Greek isles. ABBA’s disco-pop songbook propels this tale of love, laughter and friendship “Mamma Mia!” will be presented July 19-21 and July 26-28 on the Nancy Gehrke Stage in the Herbert L. Williams Theatre at […]

Faculty note: Prof. Yadav serves as curator for Theatre art at Prague Quadrennial

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Dinesh Yadav (Theatre and Dance) served as the curator for Indian Theatre Art represented at the Prague Quadrennial See below for a description). This year, recent graduate Matthew Beecher ’19  served with him as an assistant at the international festival. Additionally, Yadav was named chair of the lighting design sub-commission for […]

Peshtigo Times lists grant for Marinette Campus Theatre

The M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) awarded grants at its annual Grant Presentation and Scholarship Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, June 6. UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Office of Continuing Education received funding by the Spring Grant Cycle funds for expenses associated with the Children’s Theatre Production of Frozen Jr. and Summer Teen Theatre Camp. via Peshtigo […]

Get your tickets for ‘Mamma Mia!’ at the Marinette Campus’ Theatre on the Bay

Announced last week was the cast and crew for “Mamma Mia!” The production comes to Theatre on the Bay (TOB) at the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, this July, kicking-off its 53rd season with music and laughs in the Greek isles. ABBA’s disco-pop songbook propels this tale of love, laughter and friendship. “Mamma Mia!” promises to […]

Assoc. Lecturer Alan Kopischke in ‘The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey’

UW-Green Bay Associate Lecturer Alan Kopischke (Theatre and Dance), will be seen in the role of a detective who reveals the story of Leonard Pelkey, a teenage boy gone missing, in a Third Avenue Playhouse’s performance “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey” in Sturgeon Bay.  Recently Kopischke directed “Julius Caesar” for UW-Green Bay Theatre. See […]