Wednesday, April 25, 2012
For free tickets to the concert, contact the box office at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts at (262) 781-9520.
The UW Chamber Orchestra will perform a free concert Thursday at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. at the center, 19805 W. Capitol Dr. For free tickets contact the box office at (262) 781-9520. The concert is generously sponsored by JoAnne and Donald Krause of Brookfield and is the fifth outreach concert by UW-Madison School of Music ensembles the couple has supported at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center since 2007. Directed by James Smith, the UW Chamber Orchestra is comprised of 34 undergraduate and graduate students at UW-Madison’s School of Music. Thursday's program will begin with the Overture to “Don Giovanni” by Mozart, directed by graduate assistant conductor David Grandis, and end with “…
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
North Coast Orchestra performs Aug. 17 in the city's Civic Plaza next to City Hall, 2000 N. Calhoun Road.
It's your last time to stretch out in the grass or sit under the umbrella tents to take in a free outdoor concert. The city's summer concert series ends Wednesday with the nine-piece North Coast Orchestra taking the stage from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. It's at the Civic Plaza, between City Hall and the Public Safety Building, 2100 N. Calhoun Road. Listen to the YouTube video for a flavor of the variety band's stylings.
Saturday, March 26, 2011
Local students perform songs from Madonna, Michael Jackson and more at the Marcus Center.
Local students in the MainStreet Song & Dance Troupe will present “A Tribute to Rock” in Vogel Hall at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts through Sunday. MainStreet consists of 28 students in 7th through 12th grades from throughout the metro area, including the Patch communities of Brookfield, Menomonee Falls, Sussex and Waukesha. The show is packed full with two hours of rock music from the '60s to the present, including songs from Madonna, Michael Jackson, Journey and Queen. Remaining performances of “A Tribute to Rock” are Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults or $12 for students at the door.