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UW-Green Bay music and theatre presents…

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Folk Songs and Spirituals: Cultural Voices
UW-Green Bay Chorale and Concert Choir, with special guest the Green Bay East High School Chamber Choir.

7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25
Cofrin Hall, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts
Tickets: $7 for adults and $5 for seniors and students

Theatre: ‘Twelve Angry Jurors’
Don’t miss Reginald Rose’s timeless American classic. Twelve strangers are sequestered in the jurors’ room as they review and discuss the evidence from a murder trial in which a young man has been accused of killing his own father. With the boy’s life at stake, the jury’s charge is not as simple as it first seems. Emotions run high as the jury foreman seeks true justice in the unanimous decision needed.

7:30 p.m., Feb. 24, 25, 26, and March 2, 3, 4, 5
Jean Weidner Theatre, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts
Call for tickets: 920-465-2400

Jazz Fest and more…

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Coming Up in Music, Arts and Performing Arts:

7:30 p.m., January 23-24 — UW-Green Bay Theatre: Student-directed play, The Shape of Things, Jean Weidner Theatre, Weidner Center. FREE!

4 p.m., January 29 — Jazz Fest, Weidner Center

7:30 p.m., February 24, 25, 26, March 2, 3, 4, 5Twelve Angry Jurors, directed by John Mariano

Reginald Rose’s timeless American classic finds twelve strangers sequestered in the jurors’ room as they review and discuss the evidence from a murder trial in which a young man has been accused of killing his own father. With the boy’s life at stake, the jury’s charge is not as simple as it first seems. Emotions run high as the jury forman seeks true justice in the unanimous decision needed.

Full line-up of music events here: www.uwgb.edu/music/events.asp

Information on the current season here: www.uwgb.edu/theatre/season/calendar.asp

UW-Green Bay music for everyone

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

In the thick of their semester performances, the UW-Green Bay music program invites you to a performance.

Dates, admission and times are as listed:

Tues., Nov. 23
 – UW-Green Bay Vocal Jazz Ensemble, 
University Theatre 7:30 p.m.
 Adults $7/ Seniors and Students $5

Wed., Dec. 1 – UW-Green Bay Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center 7:30 p.m.
, Adults $7/ Seniors and Students $5

Sat., Dec. 4
 – UW-Green Bay Chorale, Handel’s Messiah, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center 7:30 p.m
., Adults $15/ Seniors and Students $12

Mon., Dec. 6 – 
UW-Green Bay Woodwind and Brass Ensembles, Fort Howard Hall, Weidner Center 7:30 p.m., Free admission

Wed., Dec. 8 – 
UW-Green Bay Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, Fort Howard Hall, Weidner Center 7:30 p.m.
, Adults $7/ Seniors and Students $5

Fri., Dec. 10 – 
UW-Green Bay Percussion and Hand Drumming Ensembles, University Theatre 7:30 p.m.
, Adults $7/ Seniors and Students $5

Music, theatre, art — it’s all right here

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

An Evening of Miniatures

The UW-Green Bay music program has an extensive fall line-up including a free concert, “An Evening of Miniatures,” Saturday, Oct. 16, a Chorale & Concert Choir Concert, Wednesday Oct. 20 and a Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band Concert, Saturday, Oct. 23. See the full schedule of events.

Almost, Maine

UW-Green Bay Theatre presents its production of John Cariani’s play Almost, Maine, Thursday, Oct. 14 at the Weidner Center. Almost, Maine offers a glimpse of the joys and perils of finding romance in remote and unexpected areas. Click www.uwgb.edu/arts for more.

Mostly Indian and Other Fables

An exhibition of contemporary Native art, co-curated by Dr. Stephen Perkins and Amii John, will be held in the Lawton Gallery at UW-Green Bay Oct. 7-Nov. 4. This exhibition of works by twenty-four Native artists from across the United States and Canada illustrates the complex nature of the contemporary Native experience. The works celebrate the many ways in which Native artists are working with old and new traditions in order to create works that respond not only to the present but also the past and the future. See the Lawton Gallery calendar.

Show Choir – 1980s

Friday, June 11th, 2010

We believe this show choir photo was taken in the 1980s. Can you provide any more information? Please share any show choir memories you may have.

Banjo Jam

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

In the foreground, two guitarists play with their backs to the camera, a man leans forward to speak with the banjo player as he plays. Do you know anything about who these people are, where they are, or what brought them together and when photo was taken? We encourage you to share your remarks in the comments section below.

Director conducting

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Director Conducting Band

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Band Performance

Monday, April 5th, 2010