Royal Purple

The Lightwire Theater performed “A Very Electric Christmas” in the Young Auditorium on Dec. 12, 2021.

Lightwire Theater brightens up Young Auditorium

Alicia Dougherty, Editor December 12, 2021

It was an electrifying day at the Young Auditorium Dec 12, 2021, as the Lightwire Theater dazzled the audiences with their Christmas show, “A Very Electric Christmas.” With only five people, some graceful...

The Vocal Jazz ensemble, directed by Dr. Michael Hackett, are seen here singing their piece Caroling, Caroling by Alfred Burt and Wihia Hutson at the Gala Benefit Concert on December 4.

Gala Benefit Concert rings in holiday cheer

Sydney Wojcik, Assistant Editor of Arts and Recreation December 5, 2021

A monumental number of students from UW-Whitewater’s Music Department performed for delighted attendees at the annual Gala Benefit Concert Saturday, Dec. 4. The concert had not taken place in a traditional...

Abby Frey as Tillius the Paladin and Erin McKee as Lilith Morningstar embrace in a dramatic scene of the She Kills Monsters play running in the Hicklin Studio Theatre Nov. 18 - 21.

She Kills Monsters: A story of calculated combat

Sydney Wojcik, Assistant Editor of Arts and Recreation November 14, 2021

Dungeons and Dragons, the famous role playing game created for people to connect around the world through the use of sorcery and strategy to conquer using the imagination, will be brought to life at UW-Whitewater’s...

Choirs perform after two years without live shows

Choirs perform after two years without live shows

Peyton Rollins, Arts & Recreation Editor October 31, 2021

The Meistersingers and Singing Sirens opened their season with a live performance Sunday, Oct. 24 in the Light Recital Hall. The show included the Meistersingers, Singing Sirens, and the Concert Choir...

Pictured performing at the UW-Whitewater Faculty Concert on the left is guest artist Kevin Chance, piano, and on the right is Cristina Ballatori, flute.

UW-Whitewater faculty concert featuring Cristina Ballatori and Kevin Chance

Sydney Wojcik, Assistant Editor of Arts and Recreation October 31, 2021

Cristina Ballatori, director of the UW-Whitewater flute choir performed a concert for the public at Light Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 28, with guest pianist, Kevin Chance. The duo typically perform...

The Whitewater Symphony Orchestra, the Concert Choir, and Chamber Singers performing together at the 25th annual Gala Holiday Concert on Saturday Dec.7, 2019. -Dane Sheehan

Winter with the arts

Sydney Wojcik, Assistant Editor of Arts and Recreation October 24, 2021

Young Auditorium, Roberta’s Art Gallery and Light Recital Hall are just a few of the places that will be hosting events this winter that you don’t want to miss. A lineup jam-packed with something for...

Noa Even and Phil Pierick, a saxophone ensemble, performed for the public on Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 7:30 p.m. at Light Recital Hall.

Back on the beat

Sydney Wojcik, Assistant Editor of Arts and Recreation October 3, 2021

Noa Even and Phil Pierick, the professional saxophonists who make up the world-renowned ensemble, “Ogni Suono” performed live at Light Recital Hall on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 7:30 p.m. Even and Pierick...

The Icarus Account plays for a packed house in the Down Under of the University Center Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021.

The Icarus Account returns for packed performance

Bree Lurvey, Campus News Editor September 26, 2021

The Icarus Account, a band made up of twin brothers Ty and Trey Turner, performed live for an excited crowd in the Down Under of the school's very own University Center this last Thursday, Sept. 23. After...

Mary Cottle happily holds up the beers in her tent at the Whitewater city market, Tuesday evening, August 24th.

Seniors in the Park turns 40

Dauntae Green, Managing Editor August 29, 2021

There was an Elvis Presley sighting at the Cravath Lakefront Amphitheater in Whitewater Tuesday, Aug. 24, but the sideburns didn't quite match.  It turned out to be Tony Rocker, the award-winning Elvis...

Comedian returns to familiar stage

Comedian returns to familiar stage

September 11, 2013

By Ben Holzhueter   Comedian Eric O’Shea hasn’t performed at UW-Whitewater since 2007, but he still fondly recalls his last time here. “The students were very sharp,” O’Shea said....

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Founded 1901
performance