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The PRICE IS RIGHT, is LIVE!™

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Looking for a chance to win big?

Well, come to the PRICE IS RIGHT, LIVE!™ at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 10.

To purchase tickets and check out other upcoming events, visit www.weidnercenter.com/events/.

Weidner brings Broadway and more to 2012-13 season

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Weidner Center Screen Capture

The Weidner Center has a fantastic line-up for 2012-13, including Broadway musicals, rising stars, family entertainment, and so much more. UW-Green Bay Chancellor Tom Harden and Weidner Center General Manager Kate Green presented the 16-show, 18-performance season to more than 120 Weidner stakeholders, ranging from volunteer ushers to donors, community members and UW-Green Bay faculty and staff. See photos and read more

Cabaret Sweepstakes Begins!

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

Celebrate Cabaret Sassy Sweepstakes - Enter to Win

Celebrate the opening of Cabaret by entering the Cabaret Sweepstakes on Facebook. Participants could win free MP3 downloads, an entire MP3 album, and two tickets to Cabaret on Friday, April 20, along with a Cabaret backstage pass. The grand prize includes dinner for four along with four tickets to see the show on Saturday, April 21.

Note: Sweepstakes Requires Access to Profile Information
In order to legally comply with Facebook policy, a promotion must be conducted via a third party application. In the case of the Cabaret Sweepstakes, we chose to use woobox.com. In order to participate in the promotion, the Sweepstakes app will prompt participants for access to profile information including name, profile picture, gender, networks, user ID, list of friends, and any other information that you have made public on your profile.

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Care to go ‘backstage’ for Cabaret?

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

CabaretJoin Director Laura Riddle and Cabaret cast and crew in a post-musical event called “Cabaret Backstage Pass.”

Discover Cabaret from page to stage as Director Laura Riddle presents a behind-the-scenes look at the production of this award-winning musical, in the Fort Howard Hall theater at the Weidner Center immediately following the 7:30 p.m. show on Friday, April 20.

 • Enjoy cabaret singers at the “Kit Kat Club”
• Meet and greet the cast
• German desserts and coffee
• Cash bar available
• Reservations

Reserve your space now. Passes cost $20 and may only be purchased in advance from the University Ticketing Service & Information Center, 920‑465‑2400.

You may purchase your Cabaret tickets at the same time. Reserved seating advance purchase for Cabaret — Adult: $30, $25; Under 18, Senior: $27, $22.

‘Cabaret’ on its way to the Weidner

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Cabaret, UW-Green BayUW-Green Bay students are taking on Broadway with the spring production of Cabaret. The April 20 and 21 performances mark the first time a student production has performed on the Weidner Center stage in more than a decade. Set in the seedy Kit Kat Klub in 1930 Berlin, Cabaret is a musical that will highlight the best of UW-Green Bay Theater and Music. To purchase tickets and view show times, visit the theatre events page.

Win a chance to see ‘Cabaret’ – Free!
Celebrate the opening of Cabaret by entering the “Cabaret Sweepstakes” on Facebook starting Monday, March 19. Win tons of cool prizes such as free MP3 downloads, an entire MP3 album, and two tickets to Cabaret on Friday, April 20, along with a Cabaret backstage pass. The grand prize includes dinner for four along with four tickets to see the show on Saturday, April 21.

“Like” us today and watch for contest rules. www.facebook.com/uwgbalums.

Save the date – spring Theatre productions

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Criminal Hearts‘Criminal Hearts’ opens Feb. 23
Crime, infidelity, friendship highlight this comedy.
To purchase tickets and view a complete list of show times, click here.

 

 

CabaretTake a Sneak Peak at ‘Cabaret’ – opens April 20
Set in the seedy Kit Kat Klub in 1930 Berlin, Cabaret premiered on Broadway in 1966, sweeping the Tony Awards. Cabaret has become a classic of American Musical Theatre featuring a brilliant and memorable score by Kander and Ebb who later collaborated on the musical Chicago.

To purchase tickets and view a complete list of show times, click here.

Oak Ridge Boys, Iglesias, more at the Weidner

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Weidner Center for the Performing Arts

Check out the busy winter line-up at the Weidner Center.

Go to www.uwgb.edu/weidner/ for more information on the events listed here and a full calendar listing.

 

December 2011:
December 18 – The Oak Ridge Boys Christmas Show, Weidner Center, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
December 30 – Jim Brickman’s “A Christmas Celebration,” Weidner Center, 7:30 p.m.

January 2012:
January 20 – Comedian Frank Caliendo, Weidner Center, 8 p.m.
January 28 – UWGB Music: Jazz Fest, Weidner Center, 4 p.m.
January 29 – UWGB Music: Faculty Recital, David Severtson, Fort Howard Hall, 2 p.m.

Mellencamp, Madeline, more at the Weidner

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Weidner Center for the Performing Arts
Check out the busy winter line-up at the Weidner Center.

Go to www.uwgb.edu/weidner/ for more information on the events listed here. There is a full calendar listing – as well as great gift ideas for all ages.

Dec. 3 – Concert features Wood Family pipe organ
Join UW-Green Bay’s Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band and Chorale with guest Michael Stefanek on the Wood Family pipe organ at 7:30 p.m., December 3 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center.

Jan. 20 – Comedian Frank Caliendo
Frank Caliendo is known for his live stand-up comedy act and countless uncanny voice and physical impersonations.  His most well-known impressions include those of George W. Bush and John Madden and he is currently a member of the “FOX NFL Sunday Pregame Show.”  See him at 8 p.m. January 20. Tickets are on sale now at www.WeidnerCenter.com or call 1-800-895-0071.

Green focuses on programming

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Katie Green
Katie Green (Delie) ’99 continues her dedication to the success and growth of the Weidner Center For the Performing Arts in her new role as director of programming.

Most recently she served as Executive Director and then President of the non-profit organization Weidner Center Presents, Inc.

Here’s a couple of Green’s picks for must-see shows:

Weidner Center for the Performing ArtsOct. 29 - Michael Feldman’s “Whad’Ya Know”
…more details

Nov. 15 - John Mellencamp’s “No Better Than This Tour”
…more details

Nov. 19 - Buddy Valastro: The Cake Boss “Bakin’ With The Boss Tour”
…more details

More information about these and other upcoming events at the Weidner Center can be found online at www.WeidnerCenter.com.