Tag: Theatre

Associate Lecturer Alan Kopischke to perform in TAP production

UW-Green Bay Associate Lecturer Alan Kopischke (Theatre), who recently directed Julius Caesar for UW-Green Bay, is performing in Third Avenue Playhouse’s The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey. “Kopischke, the sole actor in the show, brings to life the inhabitants of a colorful seaside town as they awaken to the beauty of being different,” reads the Door County Pulse article.

Catch remaining ‘Julius Caesar’ performances, Thursday-Saturday, May 2-May 4

Catch the remaining performances of “Julius Caesar,” presented by UW-Green Bay Theatre, on Thursday-Saturday, May 2-May 4, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre located in Theatre Hall. This is a vigorous staging of Shakespeare’s uncompromising look at the failures of both the leaders and the citizenry in a time of crisis. Learn more and […]

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 […]

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.

‘Julius Caesar’ opens Friday and Saturday, April 26-27

Presented by UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance, “Julius Caesar” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 26-27, 2019 and Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4, 2019 in the University Theatre, Theatre Hall, Green Bay Campus. About the play: “Julius Caesar is a conquering hero and a popular leader in Rome. So popular some […]

‘Women Playing Hamlet’ receives glowing review

UW-Green Bay’s Theatre and Dance production of ‘Women Playing Hamlet‘ has received a glowing review, being dubbed a “right smart piece of theater.” The play will continue this week, with performances on Wednesday, Mar. 6, 2019 through Saturday, Mar. 9, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jean Weidner Theatre, located in UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center. Read […]

Reminder: ‘Women Playing Hamlet’ opens this Thursday (Feb. 28)

UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance  will be presenting “Women Playing Hamlet” on Feb. 28, March 1-2 and 6-9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Jean Weidner Theatre, Weidner Center. “Hamlet is a challenge for any actor, but when Jessica is cast as the title character in a NYC production she endures the “slings and arrows” (and […]

UW-Green Bay alumna honored as Outstanding Employee at University of Oregon

Betsy (Bostwick) Tanenbaum ’05 (Theatre) has been honored as one of the recipients for the University of Oregon’s 2018 Outstanding Employee Awards. Acting as the alumni network manager and recruiter for the Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, Tanenbaum has made her mark through building a sense of community with the launch of the school’s Alumni Network for the master’s industrial […]

UW-Green Bay alumna playing a Disney princess, Duluth News Tribune reports

UW-Green Bay alumna Emily Ahrens ’18 (English and Theatre) is currently playing the role of Belle in the Duluth Playhouse’s production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast. Director Joe Chvala said of her, “What was special about Emily, though, she brought an individuality. She brought spunkiness and a little different take on it that was charming […]