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Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Opinion

After being the Arts & Rec Editor at The Royal Purple for almost two years there is one thing I have learned about college students. Most students don’t do anything unless they absolutely have to or unless there is some sort of extra credit involved. This realization happened quickly after...

Students bring 1997 comedy musical to stage

Students bring 1997 comedy musical to stage

Samantha Lynn, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Rec, carousel

A story about love and reason that brings a comedic musical to life on stage of Princess Leonide who will do anything for love is coming to Whitewater. “Triumph of Love” will open on Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m. to students and community members. The shows will continue through March 1, and its last show will...

Faculty, staff display creative achievements

Faculty, staff display creative achievements

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor

January 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Rec, carousel

UW-Whitewater faculty and staff will be given the opportunity to reveal scholarly research and other creative achievements in The Crossman Gallery. A reception will be held Jan. 29, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. making it the 31st annual recognition reception for the Scholarship & Creative Achievement Exh...

Orchestra focuses on music of the world

October 16, 2014


Filed under Arts & Rec

By Hilary Igl   At midnight any day of the week the trill of violins, trumpets, clarinets and many other instruments can be heard when walking by practice rooms in the Center of the Arts. The late-night preparations mean the Whitewater Symphony Orchestra members have an upcoming performance. Senior...

Dance Co. hosts student-run show

Dance Co. hosts student-run show

May 7, 2014


Filed under Arts & Rec

May 7, 2014 By Signe Trewyn By Nat Edson   Students have the opportunity to find their place in the art of dance at the Emerging Choreographer’s Concert. Artistic Director and President of the Dance Company Rachel Ammerman said the annual dance show is entirely student-run. ...

Professors collaborate with students

Professors collaborate with students

March 5, 2014


Filed under Arts & Rec

Chamber Orchestra concert showcases talents  March 5, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus By Signe Trewyn   In the Chamber Orchestra, professors are not only educators; they are partners. Instead of the usual professor-to-student format, students and professors play side-by-side. Chamber Orchestra Dir...

Minor Vices ready to ‘rock’ at UW-Whitewater

Minor Vices ready to ‘rock’ at UW-Whitewater

February 26, 2014


Filed under Arts & Rec

Feb. 26, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus By Signe Trewyn   Get ready to rock and interact with Milwaukee-based band Minor Vices as they take the Light Recital Hall stage. Christopher Burns and the band will perform their entire album “Misdemeanors,” along with another song titled “Alligator...

Take a journey ‘Into the Woods’

Take a journey ‘Into the Woods’

February 19, 2014


Filed under Arts & Rec

Feb. 19, 2014 By Lauren Piek   The Theatre/dance and Music Departments will showcase the co-produced musical “Into the Woods,” from Feb. 21 to March 1 at the Barnett Theatre in the Greenhill Center of the Arts. The play is directed by theater professor, Jim Butchart, who has directed...

Professors featured in concert series

Professors featured in concert series

October 2, 2013


Filed under Arts & Rec

By Signe Trewyn   Music Mosaics: Flute & Strings will be held at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6, in Light Recital Hall in the Greenhill Center of the Arts. Sarah Altermatt, director of public events for the College of Arts & Communications, said Music Mosaics is a concert series that showcases...

Studio recitals allow students to become soloists

November 14, 2012


Filed under Arts & Rec

  Studio recitals, a frequent event at UW-Whitewater, allows music students to perform once or twice a year. The trombone studio recital is the first of the three recitals to take place over the weekend  to be held at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 in the Light Recital Hall. Assistant Professor Michael...

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