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Slam Poet inspires audience

Slam Poet inspires audience

February 24, 2020

Families play at Young Auditorium

Jake Klein, Journalist

February 24, 2020

The Young Auditorium hosted a Family Fun Day on Feb. 22 in the Greenhill Center of the Arts.       There was a plethora of free activities for families to participate in, and it was open to the public. Children got their faces...

Exhibit showcases Afrocentrism

Danielle Klais, Arts & Rec Editor

February 24, 2020

Roberta’s Art Gallery hosted a reception for a new painting exhibit, “Bohemian Black”, by artist Sharon Bjyrd at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20. “Bohemian Black” celebrates the beauty and diversity among black women, de...

South Korean valentine event brings magic to Whitewater

Hannah Michalowski, Journalist

February 17, 2020

A South Korean family production,  the Family Valentine Event Yao Yao, came to Young Auditorium on Feb. 13 with exciting learning visuals for children. Families filed in Thursday night for a creating screen art show by Brush Theatre. T...

Brass quintet stimulates senses

Jessica Smith, Journalist

February 17, 2020

Axiom Brass performed at the Young Auditorium Feb. 11. The group is sponsored by a non-profit organization, Fractured Atlas. The founding member was Dorival Puccini Jr., and then more musicians joined until it became the bras...

ThreadBenders showcases fiber art

Danielle Klais, Arts & Rec Editor

February 10, 2020

The ThreadBenders came to the Whitewater Arts Alliance on Jan. 30 to display their unique artistic expression. In 2016, ThreadBenders came together to form a group of women who specialize in fiber art. The exhibit features 14 pa...

Entertainer captivates with mind reading

Danielle Klais, Arts & Rec Editor

February 10, 2020

The Mentalist, Sean Bott, came to the University Center’s Down Under on Thursday, Feb. 6 to express his unique form of comedy in the form of “mentalism”. While the practice of mentalism is thousands of years old, some pe...

Stolen Sisters draws attention in Crossman Gallery

Hannah Michalowski, Journalist

February 10, 2020

The “Stolen Sisters” art exhibit debuted in the Crossman Gallery at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Thursday, Jan. 30 and featured performances from Red Birds Drum, jingle dancer Sophia Ford, and two UW-Whitewater...

Russian Ballet comes to Young Auditorium

Olivia Enriquez, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor

February 3, 2020

The Russian National Ballet took to the Young Auditorium stage at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater to show off their talent by showcasing the story of both Romeo and Juliet and Carmen on Wednesday, Jan. 29. The performance was ...

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