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Mark Your Calendar

MUSIC and THEATRE

November
• Saturday, Nov. 5 – Faculty Recital: David Severtson, piano, Fort Howard Hall, 2 p.m.

• Friday, Nov. 18 – Chorale, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Monday-Tuesday, Nov. 21-22 – Czech and Slovak Voice International Competition of Montreal, Jean Weidner Theatre, Weidner Center, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; 2:30-5:30 p.m.

• Tuesday, Nov. 22 – Vocal Jazz Ensembles, University Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

• Wednesday, Nov. 30 – Brass and Woodwind Ensembles, Fort Howard Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

December
• Saturday, Dec. 3 – Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band and Chorale, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Tuesday, Dec. 6 – Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

• Friday, Dec. 9 – Percussion and Hand Drumming Ensembles, University Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

February
• February 23-25, 29 and March 1-3 – Criminal Hearts, Jean Weidner Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

April
• April 20-21 – Cabaret, Cofrin Family Hall, Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION EVENTS

November
• Tuesday, Nov. 8 – Alumni Association Annual Meeting, Green Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. 5:30 p.m.

December
• Wednesday, Dec. 7 – Madison Area Alumni Reception, The Old Fashion Tavern and Grill, held in conjunction with Phoenix vs. Badger men’s basketball game. 5-7 p.m.

• Saturday, Dec. 17 – Graduate Reception, Titletown Brewing, 8-10 p.m.

January
• Saturday, Jan. 7 – Alumni Reception in Milwaukee, held in conjunction with UWGB vs. UW Milwaukee men’s basketball game. Location and time to be determined.

• Saturday, Jan. 28 – Men’s Basketball Alumni Weekend, The Bar on Holmgren Way, held in conjunction with men’s game vs. Butler, 4-6 p.m.

February
• Saturday, Feb. 11 – Women’s Alumnae Basketball Weekend, Kress Events Center, held in conjunction with Wright State Game (2 p.m. at Kress Center), 11 a.m.

April
• Saturday, April 28 – Alumni Association Awards, Weidner Center, 4-8 p.m.

May
• Friday-Sunday, May 4-6 – Alumni Wilderness Weekend in the Dells

• Saturday, May 12 – Graduate Reception, Titletown Brewing, 7-10 p.m.

• Sunday, May 20 – Cellcom Marathon, 7:30-10 a.m.

Music and Theatre present…

THEATRE
Dreaming of Forests by Doug Bedwell
A world premiere production directed by Laura Riddle
7:30 p.m. – April 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, 30
University Theatre, Theatre Hall

MUSIC
• Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band and State Bound High School Honors Band
7:30 p.m. – April 27
Cofrin Hall, Weidner Center

• Chorale and Concert Choir
7:30 p.m. – April 29
Cofrin Hall, Weidner Center

• New Music Ensemble and Hand Drumming Ensemble
7:30 p.m. – May 6
University Theatre, Theatre Hall

Tickets: 940-465-2400

More Information: www.uwgb.edu/theatre | www.uwgb.edu/music

UW-Green Bay music and theatre presents…

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

Almost, Maine encore – Jan. 3

Almost, Maine - UW-Green Bay Theatre ProgramThe UW-Green Bay Theatre program will begin rehearsing and remounting its production of Almost, Maine January 3 to sharpen the production for participation at the American College Theater Festival’s regional festival in Lansing, Mich. on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011. The public benefit performance is at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre in Theatre Hall. Tickets, available at the door, are $20 for adults, $10 for students, for purchase via cash or check only.

Almost, Maine earned enthusiastic reviews and audience response over its seven-show run earlier this fall. Prof. John Mariano directed the student cast through nine vignettes involving relationships at various stages. The action takes place in a tiny, snowy town in northern Maine. Read more.

Jazz Fest and more…

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

Join in on the ‘Spelling Bee’ at UW-Green Bay

Theatre, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Nov. 18, 19, 20, 2010 – 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 20, 2010 – 2 p.m.
University Theatre, Theatre Hall, UW-Green Bay

Directed by Laura Riddle with musical direction by Courtney Sherman. Join Rona Lisa Perretti, the Putnam County spelling champion, as she guides the six finalists (and several audience volunteers!) through the rigors of the Bee. The endearing competitors come from differing home and parenting styles and each brings unique flair to the art of spelling. It’s a touching and hilarious reminder of the joy and agony of middle school. See a video about the play.

Tickets for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee are $22 in advance, $25 at the door for adults; $15 in advance, $18 at the door for seniors; and $15 for UW-Green Bay students. Order online at www.uwgb.edu/tickets/ or by calling (920) 465-2217 or (800) 328-8587.