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Comedian takes road less travelled to stardom

February 16, 2011

Comedian Geoff Keith, a college basketball player turned comedian, is set to perform at 8 p.m. tomorrow at the UC-Down Under. Surprisingly, comedy was not Keith’s first career choice. On the Rooftop Comedy website, it is...

First annual Polar Jam at Freeze Fest

February 16, 2011

Last year Colleen Coulter came up with the idea to have a skiing and snowboarding competition at Cravath Lakefront Park. She put one together and it turned out to be a success, with more than 30 competitors participating and...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream performed by Aquila Theatre

February 16, 2011

Mischievous fairies and love potions may sound like things of fantasy, but they will come to UW-Whitewater today. Aquila Theater Company, based in New York City, will present Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”...

Top 5 Romantic Movies

February 9, 2011

1. P.S. I love you - After the movie, give your girl a sexy striptease similar to the one Gerard Butler gives Hilary Swank. Be careful about the suspenders, and don’t forget to “do the stomach thing.” -Alyssa Skiba, Managing...

“The Love EP” by Corinne Bailey Rae

February 9, 2011

Almost an entire year after Corrine Bailey Rae released her second album “The Sea” which shed light on her new life, after healing from a tragic loss, the new album “The Love EP” was released on January 25. Now ...

Chamber Orchestra at Light Recital Hall

February 9, 2011

The UW-Whitewater Chamber Orchestra will perform one of their semester concerts Saturday, at 3 p.m., in the Light Recital Hall. The performance will feature classical music pieces from the 18th and 19th centuries. The ...

Local performers showcase talents

February 9, 2011

Students looking to see a great show or to expand their musical palette, come down to the UC-Down Under for SEAL’s Local Showcase to see Aramie and Leaders of the Los  perform. One of the bands, Aramie, is a solo-project...

Passionate student musician to perform French horn recital

February 9, 2011

Abigail Martin, a senior French hornist majoring in music education, said, “Although it sounds corny,” she loves the high she gets from performing. “I like how music can bring people together,” Martin Said. “It’...

Jazz Jam hosted by Whitewater chapter of JEN

February 8, 2011

A Jazz Jam will take place at 8 p.m. tonight in the University Center Down Under. The event will be hosted by the UW-Whitewater chapter of Jazz Music Educators. This is the first event hosted by the new organization, although...

The Green Hornet

February 8, 2011

The Green Hornet was originally a radio series airing from 1936 to 1950. It is widely regarded as one of the best radio series ever created, according to the Oxford University Press. It spawned a television series, two movie serials and a bunch of comic books. Now the Hornet ...

Bearfoot brings Alaskan Blue-grass to Young Auditorium

February 8, 2011

Looking for a musical experience that will change your world? At 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Bearfoot, an acoustic band rooted in traditional American music, will perform at the Young Auditorium. Bearfoot is a modern-day string band...

Local artist showcase: The Cranberry Show

November 9, 2010

Meet The Cranberry  Show. The alternative hip-hop duo from Milwaukee comprised of MCs Young Focus and Arcane. Their unique name along with their unique sound is getting them spins around the country and even overseas. Thanks...

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