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The Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary L. Nohl Fellowships for Individual Artists Exhibition

October 10, 2014 - January 10, 2015

The 12th annual exhibition of fellowship recipients features the work of Ray Chi, Sheila Held, Special Entertainment (Andrew Swant and Bobby Ciraldo), Cris Siqueira, Tim Stoelting, Eddie Villanueva, and Josh Weissbach.

29th Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival

October 16 - 26

Spanning across two weekends, this year’s Festival will unfurl, once again, the finest in LGBT film and video, sharing works that are brand new, historical, and essential.

Crossing Over 2014

October 16 - November 7

The Department of Art & Design presents the 2014 Crossing Over exhibition.

Chamber Music Milwaukee: Faculty Artist Series – Music of the Americas

October 21

Faculty flute and piano recital featuring Marco Granados, flute, and Elena Abend, piano, playing music by Zyman, Guastavino, Mower, Muczynski, D’Rivera and Mantega.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Andy Warhol’s SAN DIEGO SURF

October 21

A recent restoration of Andy Warhol’s 1968 feature, a Californian follow-up to his Lonesome Cowboys. Or, that is to say, a film about surfers in the way the early film was about cowboys, with Viva and Taylor Mead.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle’s GOODBYE GAULEY MOUNTAIN: AN ECOSEXUAL LOVE STORY

October 22

A documentary about the ecological devastation of the coal industry’s mountain top removal program and the performance and queer arts strategies of the ecosexualists intervening to confront it.

Unruly Music: Yarn/Wire

October 23

NYC-based quartet Yarn/Wire presents new commissions for two pianists and two percussionists by a group of young composers based in Berlin, Germany.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Abdellah Taīa’s SALVATION ARMY (L’armée du Salut)

October 23

A poetic, beautifully observed series of vignettes depicting the coming of age of a Moroccan gay man, a story of one boy’s emergence into self and also into exile.

Talks by 2014 Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary L. Nohl Fellowships for Individual Artists Jurors

October 23

The three jurors who will be selecting the seven recipients of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Mary L. Nohl Fund for Individual Artists Fellowships will give a talk.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Radley Metzger’s SCORE

October 23

A historical sexploitation film about same sex spousal swapping on the French Riviera, celebrated for its unfettered bisexuality.

Unruly Music: Quince

October 24

Contemporary a cappella vocal ensemble Quince open their 2014-15 Unruly Music residency with a rare performance of Morton Feldman’s haunting and delicate hour-length work Three Voices.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: NOT, LIKE, A LIFETIME MOVIE MOMENT: An Evening of Men’s Shorts​

October 24

Rachet poets; cinephilic go-betweens; fan fiction writers; horror movie fans coated in fake blood; one particularly annoying elephant; and more in this evening of shorts films and videos.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Madeleine Olnek’s THE FOXY MERKINS

October 24

Lively, unstoppingly funny absurdist comedy that skewers conventional cinematic depictions of sex work, especially gay male depictions (the film parodistically riffs off My Own Private Idaho, for starters.) Lead actor and co-screenwriter Lisa Haas in attendance!

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Sam Feder’s KATE BORNSTEIN IS A QUEER AND PLEASANT DANGER

October 24

A special return visit of this engaging, intimate documentary that follows pioneering gender outlaw Kate Bornstein as she tours the country.

Friday Night Figure Drawing – Short Pose Only

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until November 14, 2014

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Unruly Music: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Composer Institute

October 25

The Fall 2014 festival concludes with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s performance of recent symphonic compositions by the five emerging American composers selected for the second annual MSO Composer Institute, under the baton of Jeffrey Milarsky.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: CATEGORICAL REFUTATION: An Evening of Trans* Shorts

October 25

Definitions claimed and ignored in this energetic conflation of characters engaging with disclosure, athletics, dating, postmodernism, robots (possibly), mothers, trans* history, and a bling bedecked walker as vehicles for getting where and who you need to be.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Daniel Ribeiro’s THE WAY HE LOOKS (Hoje Eu Quero Sozinho)

October 25

A beguilingly sweet story of high school romance centered on the resourceful and sturdy Leonardo, who always has to negotiate bullies and overprotective parents overly worried about how their blind son negotiates the world. But Leonardo has being blind down: it is his crush on new student Gabriel that confounds him.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Nejc Gazvoda’s DUAL (Dvojina)

October 25

A madcap tale of two women and their impromptu night-long excursion.The film weaves gravity within its whimsy, mapping, ultimately, a more general portrait of the twenty-somethings emerging from today’s economically embattled Europe, a generation lost, maybe, or perhaps defiantly adrift.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: blair dorosh-walther’s OUT IN THE NIGHT

October 25

A powerful documentary about racial injustice chronicling – and assiduously contextualizing – the 2006 case of seven African-American lesbians who were labeled “lesbian gang members” and who were eventually given severe prison sentences all for defending their friend after she was sexually harassed on the street.

LGBT Film/Video Festival Closing Night: 52 Tuesdays

October 26

A year of Tuesdays accumulate into a beautiful drama of the evolving relationship between a teenage girl and her gender-transitioning mother in this award-winning new film from Australia.

LGBT Film/Video Festival: Eytan Fox’s CUPCAKES

October 26

A motley crew of neighbors end up representing their nation in global pop song competition! Pastel colored sets and all sorts of romance and the ebullience of song ensue! Free kosher cupcakes for the first 100 patrons!

Fall Choral Concert

October 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The Department of Music presents its Fall Choral Concert featuring UWM Concert Chorale, Women’s Chorus, University Choir and Men’s Chorus.

Artists Now! – Kerstin Winking: Global Collaborations & the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

October 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Winking will discuss the dynamics of where contemporary art is made and shown, specifically the global collaboration within Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum.

Sensoria: Experiments in Time-based Media and Performance – Kevin Schlei

October 30

Programing will revolve around the release of Kevin Schlei’s new iPad App TC-Data. The evening will involve a conversation on the possibilities of the program across artistic fields with a performance and projection of visualizations of the app.

Friday Night Figure Drawing – Short Pose Only

October 31 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until November 14, 2014

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Double Reed Day

November 1

Concert featuring oboe and bassoon performances.

String Academy of Wisconsin Halloween Fall Concerts

November 1

Cello, violin and viola students of the String Academy of Wisconsin at UWM will perform.

Joe Aaron Tribute Concert

November 1

Three-set jazz concert in memory of the late Joe Aaron, UWM alumnus and renowned musician and educator.

Adept-8: Back in Black and White

November 1

The third edition of this semi-annual program showcasing local, national, and international artists exploring the possibilities of super8 film.

Wind Ensemble Concert

November 2

Performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble.

MFA Screening 1

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Films by recent MFA recipients from the graduate program of the UWM Film Department. The night’s program will feature work by Junehyuck Jeon, Kara Mulrooney and Elizabeth Hagen.

Artists Now! – JD Beltran: Materials, Metaphors and the Language of Storytelling

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

JD Beltran will discuss her projects, which evolved from asking complete strangers to share their deepest secrets so she could reveal them online, to co-inventing the world’s first Cinema Snowglobe.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert

November 7

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents an evening of music.

Friday Night Figure Drawing – Short Pose Only

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until November 14, 2014

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert

November 8

The UWM Symphony Orchestra will perform in North Shore Performing Arts Center with the guest pianist, Yeol Eum Son, the Silver Medalist of 2009 Van Cliburn Competition and 2011 Tchaikovsky International Competition.

UWM Piano Festival

November 8 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Workshops and a master class presented by Nelita True, Elena Abend and Margaret Otwell.

2 x Emir Cakaroz: “Two Photographs”; “One Money”

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Two Photographs” (2012) is a personal documentary about the immigration of the filmmaker’s family from Bulgaria to Turkey. “One Money” (2014) explores estate, consignment and farm auctions in Wisconsin, focusing on the objects for sale and peoples’ interactions in different locations and circumstances.

Fine Arts Quartet

November 9

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Etty.

November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Etty is a touring one-woman theatrical play based on the diaries and letters of Etty Hillesum, adapted and performed by Susan Stein.

Artists Now! – Kiel Johnson

November 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Kiel brings the inanimate to live, giving us a world not unlike our own, but entirely his.

Papa and the Moon

November 13 - 15

The story of a young girl who has a special request for her busy father: to get the moon so that she can play with it.

Music From Almost Yesterday Student Ensemble

November 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The composers and performers of the Music From Almost Yesterday Student Ensemble present a recital premiering new and original works by UWM students.

Friday Night Figure Drawing – Short Pose Only

November 14 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until November 14, 2014

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Gloria Rolando: A Retrospective Filmmaker – Filmmaker Rolando in Attendance!

November 15 - 17

The UWM Film Department welcomes Afro-Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando whose award-winning films exquisitely dramatize the complex histories of the Afro-Cubans and their shared histories with Haitian, Panamanian and Jamaican laborers.

Object Jewelry Sale Preview

November 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for an exhibition and sale of student work sponsored by Object, the Jewelry and Metalsmithing Student Organization.

Object Jewelry Sale

November 17 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Join us for an exhibition and sale of student work sponsored by Object, the Jewelry and Metalsmithing Student Organization.

Lysistrata

November 19 - 23

War is Hell, but things are about to get even harder for the men of Greece. The women have made a simple compact: No peace. No sex.

MFA Screening 2

November 19

Films by recent MFA recipients from the graduate program of the UWM Film Department. Tonight’s program will feature work by Ben Balcom, Isaac Brooks, Julie Wolterstorff and Sarah Stevens.

Chamber Music Milwaukee: Faculty Artist Series

November 19

The Chamber Music Milwaukee Faculty Artist Series presents an evening of music featuring Greg Flint, Jeanyi Kim, Elena Abend, Jeffry Peterson and David Hoffman.

Mike Dawes Finger-Style Guitar Clinic

November 19

Finger-Style clinic with guitarist Mike Dawes.

Artists Now! – Christian Patterson: Photography, Narrative and the Book

November 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wisconsin native Christian Patterson will share and discuss his influences, multi-disciplinary work process, books and installations.

MKE Unplugged: Mike Dawes with opening act Jay Matthes

November 20

November’s MKE Unplugged concert features Mike Dawes, a 24-year-old English guitar player and touring musician who has been hailed as one of the world’s finest modern finger-style performers. His acclaimed solo music, littered with virtuoso nuances and micro-techniques, has seen him tour almost every continent on the planet.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Finger-Style Guitar Solos

November 21

Grab a coffee and relax while UWM finger-style guitarists play throughout the evening in this free on-location performance.

Sensoria: Experiments in Time-based Media and Performance – Maja Ratkje

November 22

Maja Ratkje is an internationally renowned experimental musician pushing the capabilities of the human voice through the use of extended technique and technology.

An Evening of Scenes from Opera and Musical Theatre

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for an evening of scenes from opera and musical theatre.

UWM Middle School Honors Band Concerts

November 23

The annual UWM Middle School Honors Band Festival comes to a close with these exciting performances.

Percussion Ensemble Concert

November 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Percussion Ensemble presents its Fall concert.

New Dancemakers

December 2 - 6

Senior project choreography performed by undergraduate Dance and Musical Theatre majors.

Giants Have Us In Their Books

December 3 - 7

With magic realism and bold theatricality, these six enchanting fairy tales for adults remind us that every choice we make, large or small, has significant consequences.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Classical Guitar Ensembles

December 3

The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of classical guitar ensembles.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Classical Guitar Solos

December 4

The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of classical guitar solos.

Wind Ensemble Concert

December 4

The UWM Wind Ensemble presents its Winter concert.

New Dancemakers High School Dance Day

December 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

New Dancemakers matinee, plus technique/composition workshops for just $15 per student!

Winter Choral Concert

December 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a Winter Choral Concert featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, Men’s Chorus, University Choir and Women’s Chorus!

Symphony Band & University Band Concert

December 6

The UWM Symphony Band and University Band present a joint concert.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert: Baroque and Beyond

December 6

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents work by Vivaldi, Bach and Beethoven. Repertoire to be performed: A. Vivaldi Concerto for Two Violins J.S. Bach Concerto for Two Violins (Bernard Zinck & Sungsic Yang, Violins) L.v. Beethoven Symphony No.5 in C minor Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Musical Theatre Capstone: Haley Horbinski, Thomas Jacobsen

December 7

Musical Theatre student capstone performance from Haley Horbinski and Thomas Jacobsen.

Student Chamber Music Recital

December 7

Chamber music recital performed by UWM students.

University Community Orchestra Concert

December 7

The University Community Orchestra presents its Winter concert.

Youth Wind Ensemble

December 7 @ 3:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for the second concert of the season!

Fall Early Music Recital

December 8

The UWM Collegium Musicum presents an evening of vocal and instrumental music from the 13th-17th Centuries, featuring voices, recorders, viols, lutes and more.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Jazz Guitar Ensembles

December 9

The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of jazz guitar ensembles.

Dance Composition I Showing

December 10

Works-in-progress from Dance Composition I classes.

African and Salsa Showing

December 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase of choreography from all African and Salsa technique class levels.

Dance Composition II Showing

December 11

Works-in-progress from Dance Composition I classes.

Intro to Dancemaking Skills Showing

December 11

Showing of works-in-progress from freshman Dance majors.

UWM Design Entrepreneur Showcase 2014: DESIGN & INNOVATION FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

December 11 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Design Entrepreneur Showcase is a way for UWM Design and Visual Communication students to share their passion for creating a sustainable future. Focused on issues concerning water, energy and ecology, students will use their storytelling abilities to present innovative products and services.

Hip Hop Showing

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase of student choreography from UWM Dance Hip Hop classes, plus guest organizations and crews from around the city/region.

67th Student Film & Video Festival

December 12

A juried showcase of the best short films and videos from the pioneering UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genres.

BFA Fall Exhibition Opening Reception

December 13

Art & Design students showcase work from the Fall 2014 semester.

Film Department Senior Screenings

December 13

A special evening showcasing the films and videos completed by the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genre’s graduating seniors.

Contemporary Music Ensemble Performance

December 13

The Contemporary Music Ensemble’s annual concert features a variety of music, with a particular emphasis on avant-garde and experimental music exploring indeterminacy, improvisation and graphic scores.

BA Fall Exhibition

December 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Department of Art & Design presents a one-day exhibition of work from BA students.

BFA Fall Exhibition Opening Reception

December 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Department of Art & Design presents an exhibition of work from BFA students.

Suzuki & Pre-College Students Guitar Concert

December 14

Concert presented by Suzuki & pre-college guitar students.

UWM Jazz Ensemble Concert

December 14

This concert will feature UWM’s Jazz Ensemble and the Youth Jazz Ensemble.

Gospel Choir Concert

December 14

The UWM Gospel Choir performs at St. Marcus Lutheran Church.

Arts+Tech Night

December 17

Students exhibit work in a variety of mediums, from digital prints to time-based media, electronic sculptures, and installations. These works investigate the role that evolving technologies play in our culture, psychology, and creative practices.

BFA Fall Exhibition

January 21, 2015 - February 1, 2015

Art & Design students showcase work from the Fall 2014 semester.

Days of Percussion

January 23, 2015 - January 24, 2015

The Days of Percussion is a two-day percussion festival sponsored by the Wisconsin Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society.

Musical Theatre Capstone: Jade Taylor

January 24, 2015

Musical Theatre student capstone performance from Jade Taylor.

Fine Arts Quartet

February 1, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Winterdances: Set to Reset

February 5, 2015 - February 8, 2015

Dance majors will perform new choreography by Luc Vanier, Simone Ferro and Darci Wutz, as well as “Set and Reset,” originally choreographed by Trisha Brown in 1983.

Milwaukee Music Festival

February 6, 2015 - February 7, 2015

The Milwaukee Music Festival will bring the finest high school students from Wisconsin and surrounding states to the UWM campus for a weekend of rehearsals and master classes with UW-Milwaukee faculty artists, a number of whom are members of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

February 6, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until March 13, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

She Kills Monsters by Qui Nguyen

February 12, 2015 - February 15, 2015

A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as she leaves her childhood home in Ohio following the death of her teenage sister, Tilly.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

February 13, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until March 13, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

MKE Unplugged: Artist TBA

February 19, 2015

Catch a FREE, all-ages concert featuring local, indie artists — including some of the Peck School of the Arts’ very own alumni.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

February 20, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until March 13, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Youth Wind Ensemble & UWM Wind Ensemble Concert

February 22, 2015

The Youth Wind Ensemble join the UWM Wind Ensemble for a concert performance.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Opera Production: Operas of Mozart and Puccini

February 27, 2015 - February 28, 2015

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents the operas of Mozart and Puccini.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

February 27, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until March 13, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Little Women: The Musical

March 4, 2015 - March 8, 2015

This coming of age musical follows the lives of Jo March and her sisters, Meg, Amy and Beth, during the Civil War era. The action will unfold in an intimate staging focused on the colorful characters and the heart-warming story.

Die Winterreise

March 6, 2015

Kurt Ollmann, baritone, and Jeffry Peterson, piano, perform Die Winterreise by Franz Schubert.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

March 6, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until March 13, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Symphony Band & University Band Concert

March 6, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Symphony Band and UWM University Band present a special joint performance.

Spring Choral Concert

March 7, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Choral Concert featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, Men’s Chorus, University Choir and Women’s Chorus.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

March 13, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until March 13, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

MKE Unplugged: Artist TBA

March 26, 2015

Catch a FREE, all-ages concert featuring local, indie artists — including some of the Peck School of the Arts’ very own alumni.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

March 27, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until April 17, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses! Open to artists of all skill levels!

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert: Concerto Winners

April 3, 2015

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of work by Ravel, Stravinsky and other concertos.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

April 3, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until April 17, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses! Open to artists of all skill levels!

Friday Night Figure Drawing

April 10, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until April 17, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses! Open to artists of all skill levels!

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band Concert

April 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Joint performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band.

Love’s Labors Lost

April 15, 2015 - April 19, 2015

The young King of Navarre and his best bachelor buddies swear off women for three years to dive into a life of scholarship and serious study. The Princess of France and her most eligible attendants show up on a diplomatic mission and the study immediately turns to the subject left off their college syllabus and the one that most matters – love.

Woody Herman Jazz Festival

April 16, 2015 - April 18, 2015

The Woody Herman Jazz Festival will host several clinics for all ages, featuring a special guests. The concert on Saturday, April 18 will feature the Youth Jazz Ensemble, UWM Jazz Ensemble and our guest artist.

Unruly Music: Suono Mobile USA

April 16, 2015

Suono Mobile USA, established in 2012 by composer Philipp Blume and saxophonist Nathan Mandel, will present a brand-new mixed chamber ensemble program entitled ‘Versions.’ The program features Michael Finnissy’s Halbnackt (2007) and also includes two world premieres.

Unruly Music: Quince

April 17, 2015

Quince returns to UWM for the second half of their Unruly Music residency with an evening of new works for a cappella quartet. Their program highlights works from their new album Realign the Time along with new compositions by UWM graduate students and faculty.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

April 17, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until April 17, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses! Open to artists of all skill levels!

Unruly Music: Katherine Young & J. Austin Wulliman

April 18, 2015

Chicago musicians J. Austin Wulliman (violin) and Katherine Young (composer) present Diligence is to Magic as Progress is to Flight, a collaborative installation-performance for violins, sound sculptures, video, and live electronics.

Slightly Bigger Women: What Happens when “Little Women” Grow Up?

April 22, 2015 - April 26, 2015

A cross-cultural, intergenerational look at the changes in women’s lives across the century.

University Band & Brass Ensembles Concert

April 24, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A shared performance featuring the UWM University Band and chamber ensembles from the UWM Brass studios.

New Dancemakers

April 28, 2015 - May 2, 2015

Students of the Dance Department present their senior project works.

The Crucible

April 29, 2015 - May 3, 2015

The Crucible, by Arthur Miller, is a powerful recounting of an historical moment in 17th century America: the witch trials of Salem, Massachusetts. Written during the rise and spread of McCarthyism in the early ‘50s, the landmark drama is famous for exploring the fear-laced conscience of its time and ours.

African and Salsa Showing

April 29, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase of all levels of African and Salsa technique classes.

UWM Symphony Orchestra & UWM Chorus Concert: Brahms Requiem

May 1, 2015 - May 2, 2015

Brahms’ German Requiem performed by the UWM Symphony Orchestra and UWM Chorus, featuring Tanya Kruse Ruck, soprano, and Andrew Wilkowske, baritone.

MKE Unplugged: Artist TBA

May 1, 2015

Catch a FREE, all-ages concert featuring local, indie artists — including some of the Peck School of the Arts’ very own alumni.

Maja Radovanlija Classical Guitar Concert

May 1, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Classical guitar concert featuring special guest artist Maja Radovanlija.

Fine Arts Quartet

May 3, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Percussion Ensemble Concert

May 4, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Concert from the UWM Percussion Ensemble

Experimental Improvisation

May 7, 2015

A culmination of a semester-long study of free improvisation, a non-idiomatic form of spontaneous music making that emphasizes uninhibited and real-time interaction between musicians. It is an art form that has no rules.

68th Student Film & Video Festival

May 8, 2015

A juried showcase of the best short films and videos from the pioneering UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genres.

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band Concert

May 8, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Concert season finale for UWM Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band.

Youth Wind Ensemble Concert

May 10, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us for the last concert of the season!

Youth Jazz Ensemble Concert

May 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Jazz Ensemble and Youth Jazz Ensemble present their Spring concert.

Hip Hop Showing

May 12, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase of student choreography from UWM Dance Hip Hop classes, plus guest organizations and crews from around the city/region.

Film Department Senior Screenings

May 14, 2015 - May 15, 2015

A special evening showcasing the films and videos completed by the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genre’s graduating seniors.

Summerdances 2015: Spirits & Fugitives

May 28, 2015 - May 30, 2015

Dance majors will perform new choreography based on the research, poetry, music and creative works of Martin Jack Rosenblum, an icon of the Milwaukee music community and member of the UWM Music Department, who passed away in January 2014.

Friday Night Figure Drawing

May 29, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until June 26, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Friday Night Figure Drawing

June 5, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until June 26, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Friday Night Figure Drawing

June 12, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until June 26, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Friday Night Figure Drawing

June 19, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until June 26, 2015

Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

Friday Night Figure Drawing

June 26, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Draw the nude male or female figure from a variety of poses. Open to artists of all skill levels!

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