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Megan Koelblinger takes the time to learn more about the art within the Crossman Gallery on September 11th for her World of The Arts class

Crossman Gallery’s deep look at water

Emmalee Empey, Journalist September 17, 2023

The Crossman Gallery, located at 950 W. Main St. in the Greenhill Center of the Arts, held the opening reception for their new exhibition titled “Water” Sept. 13. Utilizing a variety of unique artwork,...

Artwork by Della Wells

‘Of Chicken, Myths & Fantasy: It Is Storied Tales Drives Our Dreams’

Katie Zee March 27, 2023

Della Wells is an artist from Milwaukee who taught herself her craft. Her art is mainly collage-based, and it has been displayed throughout Milwaukee as well as in New York City. From March 6th through...

All that jazz

All that jazz

Katie Zee March 13, 2023

The Department of Music was proud to present their Jazz Ensemble I winter concert Friday, Mar. 10. Professor Michael Hackett directed the show at Light Recital Hall in the Center of the Arts.  The...

Pirates of Penzance - bringing pirates to UW-W

Pirates come to campus

Katie Zee, Arts & Rec Editor February 20, 2023

Students at UW-Whitewater had their pirate hats and eyepatches on for this swashbuckling adventure of show! Pirates of Penzance was a show in our own Barnett Theatre from Feb. 15-19. Going into the show,...

Dauood Naimyar on stage performing one of his comedy routines.

Dauood Naimyar jokes bringing people together

Dauntae Green, Editor February 6, 2023

Muslim Afghan-American comedian Dauood Naimyar visited the University of Whitewater Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at the University Center Down Under to make everybody laugh from the dark humor, jabs at the audience,...

 From left to right, Sarah Genrenbeck, Ann Hersey, Karen Boe, Brian Leeper, and Rachel Wood pose together after the Scandinavian Songs performance in UW-Whitewaters Light Recital Feb. 4 2023.

Music Mosaics: Scandinavian Songs

Katie McIlheran , Photographer February 6, 2023

ESPN Sports Journalist, Kevin Blackistone

Upcoming spring events

Dauntae Green, Editor January 22, 2023

Springtime is coming with the help of music to soothe the public away and entertain them with the help of some theater events that are coming. The big theater or play events that will be happening in the...

A collection of Whitewater’s Chambers Singers, Choir Concert, and Symphony Orchestra perform “A World of Joy” arranged by Cary Fry.

Sounds of the season

Ivy Steege, Arts & Rec Editor December 12, 2022

“New” was the theme of the 2022 UW-Whitewater Gala Holiday Concert. With a fresh-faced interim Department Chair, an original fundraiser and the nixing of COVID-19 restrictions, this year’s performance...

Nadlia Wolowik, as the the pilot in Grounded, contemplates her pregnancy after a short-fling with a man from her hometown.

An afar war seen up close

Ivy Steege, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor December 4, 2022

One actor does not seem like enough to fill a whole theatrical stage. The wrong script, actor, or technical elements can make a one-act show monotonous. However, this was not the case for the Whitewater...

Belle (Skylar Staebler) reads King Arthur to the Beast (Josh Kirley).

Whitewater High School performs beloved Disney classic

John Leahey, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor November 20, 2022

Just a couple days before the animated film’s 31st anniversary, the WHS Players presented Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at the Whitewater High School Auditorium November 17 through November 20. Directed...

Photos of tattoos were displayed throughout Roberta’s Art Gallery in remembrance and honor of military service

Art in all shapes and sizes

Shawn Long and Sarah Smith November 13, 2022

As the semester approaches its final weeks, winter activities have picked up on campus. The arts across campus have displayed fall, Halloween themes and are now transitioning into the colder season of...

The maker of the ‘Pumpkin King’

The maker of the ‘Pumpkin King’

Sarah Smith, Arts & Rec Assistant Editor November 6, 2022

Owen Klatte, an animator for the original motion picture “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” visited Young Auditorium on Wednesday, Nov. 2. Hosting a Q&A following a screening of the film, Klatte...

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