MARINETTE, Wisconsin (WFRV) – Theater on the Bay will resume live performances in the fall with three productions scheduled.
According to a press release: “We are delighted to be able to bring the theater back to Theater on the Bay after such a long hiatus,” said Linda Hornick, Program Specialist. “We hope to deliver shows that will be of interest to many people, and we look forward to sharing the talent our community has to offer. “
Since 1966, Theater on the Bay has been a community treasure at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus. The theater troupe for adults offers culture, entertainment and enrichment with shows of all kinds.
The campus theater’s namesake, Herbert L. Williams, was well known for many years as an actor and director in Marinette, Green Bay and the Fox Valley.
Jason Robert Brown’s dramatic musical, “The Last Five Years,” is scheduled first. The story tells the story of five years of marriage, from meeting to breakup and breakup to meeting.
Performances will take place at 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, September 24 and 25, and October 1 and 2.
Theater on the Bay veterans Brittany Welch and James Porras II will be featured there.
Tickets are on sale. Info: uwgb.edu/marinette-theatre. Distanced head office options will be available for those with COVID-19 issues.
Theater on the Bay has plans for productions in November and December.
Jeff Daniels’ “Escanaba in da Moonlight” will take place on November 4, 5, 6 and 7.
“A Christmas Carol” will be performed in collaboration with the Children’s Theater on December 9, 10, 11 and 12.
Theater on the Bay is sponsored by the Continuing Education and Community Engagement Division, providing adults and youth with the opportunity to participate in theater productions.