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GBSO releases centennial lineup

This fall, the Green Bay Symphony celebrates its 100th season, boasting a more substantial longevity than even our Green Bay Packers. With eight themed concerts and associated activities, the season runs from October through April 2014, spanning a variety of classical styles.

The season is as follows:

Oct. 12: Oktoberfest!

Nov. 9: Heritage

Dec. 13 & 14: Holiday Pops

Dec. 21: A Brass & Organ Christmas

Feb. 8, 2014: Great Music from Around the World

March 8, 2014: Great Music from the Olde World

April 12, 2014: Ode to Joy!

For ticket information, call Ticket Star at (920) 494-3401 or purchase packages online at Single ticket sales are available after subscription renewals close.

"The Glass Menagerie" at Third Avenue Playhouse

Tennessee Williams' iconic play, "The Glass Menagerie" - his first commercial success - is set to open in Door County's Third Avenue Playhouse, 239 N. 3rd Ave., Sturgeon Bay, opens Wednesday and runs through July 19.

Third Avenue performances start at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday each week, with a matinée at 2 p.m. on Sundays. There's a special July 2 performace at 7:30 p.m. and no show on Independence Day.

General admission tickets are $22, student tickets are $10, and tickets for children 11 and under at $5. For more information, call the Playhouse at (920) 743-1760.

St. Norbert announces "Les Mis" cast

St. Norbert College Music Theatre will celebrate its 52nd season presenting "Les Misérables" this summer. Performances will take place at 8 p.m. on July 18 and at 7:30 p.m. on July 19, 20 and 23-27, and 2 p.m. on July 21 and 28 in the Walter Theatre of the Abbot Pennings Hall of Fine Arts.

In principal roles are Chad Lemerande (Green Bay) as Jean Valjean, Mari Alta Bakken (Green Bay) as Cosette, Mark Silverberg (Green Bay) as Javert, David Gusloff (Green Bay) as Marius, and Kasey Hott (De Pere) as Fantine.

Other cast members include Tim Olejniczak, Andrew Tolksdorf, Colin Mayo, Mikaela Torbenson, Megan Schauer, Warren Elliott, Mark A. Jackson, Aaron C. Reynolds, Drew Parker, Sally Harrigan and Zephyr Ciesar from Sturgeon Bay.

The men's ensemble includes: Luke Aumann, Jacob Bressers, Joshua Bernhardt, Robert Bernhardt, Ethan Larsen, Benjamin Olejniczak, David Reinking, Alex Sabin, Jon Weiss and Michael Jacobs.

The women's ensemble includes: Janet Ajango, Amy Albers, Ana Bakken, Susan Elliot, Delaney Gilliam, Caitlin Nelson Lloyd, Michelle Oren, Carolyn Silverberg, Cassidy Heim-Dittmer, Ann Preiss Gray and Linda Feldmann.

Tickets are $34 to $38 and include a $1 per ticket facility fee used to improve and enhance the facilities. Tickets can be purchased online at or by calling the St. Norbert College box office at (920) 403-3950.

Honoring tradition through Woodland Indian art

The Woodland Indian Art Show and Market, produced by volunteers runs July 6 and 7 at the Norbert Hill Center on N7210 Seminary Road, Oneida, to promote and preserve Native cultural identity by celebrating art.

The show's artists represent several generations, tribes and styles, with contemporary and traditional Native Woodland Arts. For more information, contact Loretta Webster at the Bear Paw Art Gallery by calling (920) 713-8030 or visit

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