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UW-Whitewater Department of Theatre/Dance and music present Pal Joey. Seen here is Pal Joey(center) played by Antonio Parra on stage hosting at his night club in 1940s Chicago shown in Barnett Theatre Feb. 22 2024.

Students shine in musical

Katie Zee, Arts & Rec Journalist February 25, 2024

“Pal Joey” is a musical about an arrogant, self-centered aspiring showman whose quick wit and manipulative tendencies cause great love and loss for the character. The show follows the aforementioned...

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...

Students bring 1997 comedy musical to stage

Students bring 1997 comedy musical to stage

Samantha Lynn, Staff Reporter February 11, 2019

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...

Ragtime explores American Dream

“Ragtime” explores American Dream

January 27, 2016

Jan. 27, 2016 By Mary Davisson The issues regarding race and social stature in regard to the American Dream are classic and ongoing. In the hit Broadway musical, “Ragtime,” those issues take...

Holiday spirit travels from Broadway to UW-W

Holiday spirit travels from Broadway to UW-W

December 13, 2013

By Abrielle Backhaus   It’s the holiday season, and “Neil Berg’s Broadway Holiday” is on its way to the UW-Whitewater campus to spread the season’s tidings. “Neil Berg’s Broadway...

Lesh

UW-W’s new musical showcases senior

February 27, 2013

  UW-Whitewater student Jacob Lesh has dreamed of having a role in “The Drowsy Chaperone” since he first saw it as a freshman in high school. Now, as a college senior preparing to graduate,...

Hunsader

Broadway comes to town

January 30, 2013

  Award-winning ‘A Chorus Line’ at UW-W for one night:   UW-Whitewater will host one of the longest running shows on Broadway, and the winner of nine Tony Awards, including Best...

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