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Jul. 2023

Sunny Leerasanthanah: Naturalization

Jul. 29, 2023 @ 10:00 am - Feb. 18, 2024 @ 4:00 pm
John Michael Kohler Arts Center,
608 New York Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081 United States

In a newly commissioned multimedia installation, artist Sunny Leerasanthanah uses invasive species as a lens to look at human immigration and xenophobia in the United States. In one video, three actors role-play as American National Park Service rangers and respond to prompts about invasive species. The improvisational performances deconstruct xenophobic ideas and language, using satire as a guiding tool to explore lived experiences and belonging. In a second video, a collection of audio recordings taken in nature accompanies Leerasanthanah’s use…

Nov. 2023

Christmas Stars 2023

Nov. 30 @ 7:00 pm - Dec. 10 @ 1:00 pm
Xavier Fine Arts Theatre,
1600 W. Prospect Avenue, Appleton, WI 54914 United States

Christmas Stars 2023 Join us at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre in Appleton for the 30th season of “Christmas Stars,” a spectacular Broadway-style holiday-themed extravaganza featuring singers, dancers & actors ages five through senior citizen. Over one thousand gorgeous costumes, beautiful sets, lighting & staging make Christmas Stars one of the Midwest’s premiere holiday attractions. Thursday, November 30 7:00 pm Friday, December 1 7:00 pm Saturday, December 2 1:00 pm* & 7:00 pm * An American Sign Language Interpreter will…

Dec. 2023

Neenah Community Band Winter Concert

Dec. 10 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Neenah High School,
500 Rocket Way, Neenah, WI 54956 United States

Neenah Community Band is holding their annual Winter concert on December 10th at 3:00 at the new Neenah High School Auditorium. Doors open at 2:30. The band is made up of 60 to 70 volunteers under the direction of Matthew Thiel. The band will play music by various artists as well as Christmas music. The concert is free.


Let’s Mingle and Jingle Open House

Dec. 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Thompson Center on Lourdes,
2331 E Lourdes Dr, Appleton, WI 54915 United States

Join the Thompson Center on Lourdes on Monday, December 11 from 10:30 to 12:30pm for a Holiday Open House. All ages welcome. There will be a wreath raffle with all proceeds benefiting the TCoL, refreshments, activities, and an appearance by Santa! Stay after the open house for the free TCoL Holiday Choir Concert from 1:00 to 3:00pm.


Prancing into the Holidays

Dec. 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thompson Center on Lourdes,
2331 E Lourdes Dr, Appleton, WI 54915 United States

Join the TCoL choirs for an afternoon of singing and listening to Holiday music. Enjoy concerts by the Hallelujah Chorus and the Young at Heart Choir. Open to all ages. Date: Monday, December 11. Time: 1:00-3:00pm.


MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Dec. 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week on Tuesday and Thursday
Lutheran Social Services,
3003 North Richmond Street , Appleton, WI 54911 United States

Has a friend told you that you are getting more forgetful? Have you missed an appointment more than once? If you can relate to these situations, consider LSS MindWorks. MindWorks meets for four hours, two days per week. Class include memory and cognitive activities to stimulate the brain, activities that stimulate self-expression and language, light physical exercises, and information and education resources of interests. Class members share with their peers in a safe and supportive environment. A monthly fee is…


Christmas on The Avenue

Dec. 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fox Cities Performing Arts Center,
400 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54914 United States

Celebrate Christmas with 91.1 The Avenue as we present two of the biggest names from the Mile of Music Festival – Jamie Kent and Dan Rodriguez! Jamie and Dan are back to curate another unforgettable Christmas show filled with sentimental Christmas classics, original music, stories, humor and a stellar lineup of surprise guests! Last year’s Christmas on The Avenue was a smash hit! This year the guys are cooking up something bigger, better and filled with even more cheese curds…


The Nutcracker

Dec. 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every day until December 17, 2023
The Grand Oshkosh,
100 High Ave., Oshkosh, WI 54901 United States

Presented by Valley Academy for the Arts The Nutcracker Ballet story, based on E.T.A Hoffmann’s tale The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, begins with Clara receiving a gift of a toy Nutcracker from her godfather Drosselmeyer at the Stahlbaum Christmas party. After the party, Clara falls asleep with the Nutcracker in her arms. Clara dreams that the Nutcracker becomes a lifesize prince and travels with him through the Land of Snow into the Land of Sweets. She meets the Sugar…


St. Ignatius Catholic School and Chesterton Academy grades 7-12 choir and band will present Advent Sacred Lessons and Carols Prayer Service at 6 p.m. on Monday, December 18, 2023, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 308 Desnoyer St., Kaukauna. This inspiring and beautiful evening event will feature the reading of Sacred Scripture interspersed with the singing and playing of Sacred Music, to prepare for the coming of Christ on Christmas! Advent Sacred Lessons and Carols Prayer Service is free to attend,…


Lighthouse Big Band | Christmastime is Here

Dec. 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts,
51 Sheboygan St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 United States

It’s Christmas week and the Lighthouse Big Band is again playing music of the season from our vast library of Christmas music for this show, Tuesday December 20th in the Fountain City Jazz and Dance Club at THELMA. The band will again be swinging your holiday favorites in another evening of holiday spirit and merriment. And again joining the Lighthouse Big Band will be some of our favorite guest vocalists, singing their renditions of Christmas classics. Take a little time…

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