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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.

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.

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.

Leonard Sorkin Institute of Chamber Music Recital: Sounds of Russia

November 23

Join us for the Institute of Chamber Music Graduate Recital, featuring trios by Russian composers.

New Dancemakers: Inscribed in Us

December 2 - 6

Eleven engaged undergraduate choreographers show their unique vision of what dance can be for this year’s New Dancemakers: Inscribed in Us.

Giants Have Us In Their Books (Six Children’s Plays for Adults)

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 Wind Ensemble: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

December 4

In conjunction with UWM’s High School Brass Workshop, the Wind Ensemble presents works by Gabrieli, Balmages, Ticheli and concludes with a performance of Alfred Reed’s classic “Russian Christmas Music.”

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Classical Guitar Solos

December 4

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

Cris Siqueira: Becoming Monga, The Ape Girl

December 4

Nohl Fellow Cris Siqueira leads a conversation about her immersion field research in traveling shows in carnivals in Brazil and the United States, and the radically independent filmmaking practices she developed to document her subject.

New Dancemakers High School Dance Day

December 5

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

Classical Guitar Graduate Recital

December 5

Graduate Classical Guitar students give a free performance.

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!

New Dancemakers Studio Workshop Day

December 6

Three technique, composition and/or improvisation workshops followed by matinee performance and talkback with New Dancemakers choreographers and performers.

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: Bach and Vivaldi Concertos for two violins and Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C minor.

Youth Wind Ensemble: Boysen Conducts Boysen

December 7

The UW-Milwaukee Youth Wind Ensemble welcomes composer Andrew Boysen Jr. to campus to guest conduct three of his compositions.

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.

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.

Tuesday Night Jazz Jam

December 9

Join UWM Jazz Guitar students for an open-invitation Jazz Jam.

Dance Composition I Showing

December 10

Works-in-progress from Dance Composition I classes.

African and Salsa Showing

December 10

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.

Hip Hop Showing

December 11

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

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.

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.

Sheila Held: Craft and Contemporary Art, A Panel Discussion

January 10, 2015

Sheila Held is joined by artists and curators in a discussion about the place of craft in contemporary art.

Eddie Villanueva: Justified

January 10, 2015

2013 Nohl Fellow Eddie Villanueva performs a series of sonic collages that explore contemporary social and art world issues.

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.

UWM Friends of the MSO Lecture Series

January 28, 2015

Bill Helmers, MSO Clarinet, will talk on the Nielsen Clarinet Concerto, Op. 57, to be performed along with Nielsen’s Saga-Drøm, Op. 39 “Saga Dream,” Sibelius’ Symphony No. 6 in D minor, Op. 104, and Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105, at 8 p.m. Friday, January 30, and Saturday, January 31, 2015.

Chamber Music Milwaukee: Faculty Artist Series – Sounds of Spain, Venezuela, Cuba: An art song recital with a sprinkle of Zarzuela duets

January 30, 2015

The Chamber Music Milwaukee Faculty Artist Series presents songs for voice, guitar and piano by composers from Spain, Venezuela and Cuba will be performed as well as Zarzuela duets from the Spanish-language operetta form.

Musical Theatre Capstone: Anna Pfefferkorn

January 31, 2015

Musical Theatre student Anna Pfefferkorn presents her capstone performance.

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.

Artists Now! – Carol Golemboski: Photography and Magic

February 4, 2015

Golemboski’s manipulated, metaphorical images of classic illusions relate photography to the golden age of magic.

Winterdances: Set to Reset

February 5, 2015 - February 8, 2015

Choreographic works by Simone Ferro, Luc Vanier and Darci Wutz as well as the reconstruction of Trisha Brown’s seminal work “Set and Reset” (1983) with visual design by UWM Department of Art and Design Professor Leslie Vansen.

Winterdances High School Dance Day

February 6, 2015

Partial matinee of Winterdances performance, followed by technique and composition workshops.

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!

Milwaukee Music Festival Concert

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.

Winterdances Studio Workshop Day

February 7, 2015

Three technique, composition and/or improvisation workshops, dinner break, and evening performance, including Trisha Brown’s seminal work “Set and Reset” and talkback with choreographers and performers.

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.

Symphony Band & University Band Concert

March 6, 2015

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

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!

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!

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band Concert

April 10, 2015

Joint performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band.

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!

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

Showcase of choreography from all 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.

Dance Composition III Showing

May 7, 2015

Works-in-progress from Dance Composition III students.

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: Spirits & Fugitives

May 28, 2015 - May 30, 2015

Choreographic works will honor the research, poetry, music and creative works of Milwaukee’s icon and UWM Music Department faculty member Martin Jack Rosenblum.

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!

Dance MFA Thesis Concert: Behind Stuck and Unstuck by Jennifer Glaws

June 26, 2015 - June 27, 2015

Evening-length concert as the culmination of Glaws’ research into the relationship of dance making with cognitive development.

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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