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Be ‘Home Free’ in the UC Down Under

Be ‘Home Free’ in the UC Down Under

April 1, 2014

April 2, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus By Signe Trewyn   Season four “Sing-Off” champions Home Free, an a cappella country band, will take the UC Down Under Tuesday. Although Home Free was crowned the champion this past December, their win was by no means the beginning of their country...

Students battle with music

Students battle with music

March 5, 2014

March 5, 2014 By Lauren Piek   Six bands will compete for a $500 top prize at SEAL’s Battle of the Bands. Performers will be judged on content, time, musical ability, originality, and crowd response. The competition is open to anyone from the Whitewater community, but many of the musicians...

Dueling pianos performance encourages audience interaction

Dueling pianos performance encourages audience interaction

November 13, 2013

By Abrielle Backhaus   A little friendly competition is what Joe Montanaro and Brian Griffin plan to bring to the UW-Whitewater campus with a dueling pianos performance where the pianists do not compete. Instead, the two sides of the audience contend with each other. Griffin, founder of...

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. “I remember the fun, I remember the looseness, and I remember how they got everything. I’m very...

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