Friday, August 28, 2009

Upcoming Art Events for 2009.

I hope to attend at least some of these upcoming 2009 Art Events. I put the information here as a service to Wisconsin readers. (Information, Dates and Times should be verified independently! :)

August 29, 2009: Saturday
237.5 Art Fair Event, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Former Paper Boat Gallery Space
2375 S. Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI

September 5, 2009: Saturday
Hawthorn Hollow Art Fair, 10:00-4:00
Kenosha, Wisconsin

September 12-13, 2009: Sat-Sun
Fall Art & Craft Fair, 9:30-4:30
Greendale, Wisconsin

September 13, 2009: Sunday ****
Mount Mary Starving Artists Fair, 10:00-5:00
92nd and Menomonee River Parkway
Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

September 19, 2009: Saturday ****
Holy Hill Arts and Crafts Fair
1525 Carmel Road, Holy Hill, Wisconsin

September 19-20, 2009: Sat-Sun
Wine and Harvest Festival, 10:00-5:00
Downtown Cedarburg, Wisconsin

September 24, 2009: Thursday ****
12 Hours of Warhol (member opening), 10:00-10:00
Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin

September 26, 2009: Saturday
Showcase Shorewood, 10:00-5:00
Shorewood High School Lawn, Wisconsin

October 9-11, 2009: Fri-Sun 2009 *****
Cedarburg Arts Weekend, Studio and Gallery Tour
Cedarburg and area, Wisconsin

October 10-11, 2009: Sat-Sun
Art Fair
Hwy 42 in Ephraim, Door County, Wisconsin

October 16-17, 2009: Saturday
Gallery Night and Day,
20+ Galleries Downtown, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

October 17, 2009: Saturday
A Community Affair, 9:00-4:30
Menomonee Falls High School, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

November 13, 2009: Friday *****
Mequon Artisan Network Holiday Fair, 11:00-7:00
Logemann Center, Mequon, Wisconsin

November 14-15, 2009: Sat-Sun
Winter Art Fair 9:00-5:00; 10:00-4:00
Monona Terrace Convention Center, Madison, Wisconsin

Nov 20, 21, 22, 2009: Fri-Sun ****
2009 Holiday Market 9:00-7:00; 9:00-5:00; 9:00-3:00;
The American Club, Kohler Wisconsin

November 29, 2009: Sunday
Friends Art Fair, 10:00-4:00
Also billed as the Athena Artist's Group Holiday Art Show
Hart Park Pavilion, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

December 4-5, 2009: Fri-Sat ****
Cedarburg Artists Guild Holiday Art Show
10:00-8:00; 10:00-5:00
W63 N645 Washington Ave, Cedarburg Community Gym, Cedarburg, Wisconsin

Some of these events I have attended in the past and enjoyed, others I have only heard about. Maybe I'll see you there!

2016 now.  
I am using this space to document theater and gardening event links, for now.


Milwaukee Repertory Theater   Sept 2016 Man of LaMancha
  Nov 2016 The Foreigner

Skylight music theatre
   Saw Pirates of Penzance (2016) and My Fair Lady (2015-16)

Milwaukee Chamber Theater Sept, Great Expectations in April 2017

Next Act Theater Saw Julius Cesare

Milwaukee Public Theatre 

Milwaukee Broadway Plays 
saw Lion King, Book of Mormon, Newsies, Cabaret, Mama Mia, Wicked

Madison Theater

Broadway in Chicago

Marcus Center Calendar

University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Mid October 2 plays, 1 Shakespeare by a professional company
Late October 1 musical
Mid March 2 plays, 1 Shakespeare by a professional company

Great shows I saw included:
Much Ado about Nothing
Romeo and Juliet (Oct 20, 2015)
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes (Oct 21, 2015)
Henry 5 (Mar 16, 2016) Also UW Whitewater

Marquette University Theatre-Arts
3(4?) good shows a year, End of September, Mid November, Late February.
Shakespeare in March of 201x even years.

Great shows I saw included:
Liars (Feb 2015); As You Like It (Feb 2016); Hamlet (Apr 2014); Company (Apr 2015?)

Concordia University Mequon
Great shows I saw included:
Macbeth (2015); The Importance of Being Ernest (2015?); Great Expectations (2015?)
Acacia Theatre  4 shows a year July Oct Dec Mar
Shows included Freud's Last Session (Oct 2015)

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Shows I saw included:
Shakespeare, Odd Greek play, 

Also UW Milwaukee

Hip Hop Shows, African and Salsa Shows, Spring Dances, Winter Dances

Wisconsin Lutheran College
Shows I saw included:  Ibsen's Dolls House (2016), Shakespeare - Multiple including Taming of the Shrew

Cardinal Stritch Theater
Shows I saw include:  Little Shop of Horrors (2016)

Carroll College

High School Theater
Wauwatosa West High School Trojan Players
Great shows I saw included:  Jekyll and Hyde (Nov 2015); The Adams Family (April)

Dominican High School

Great shows I saw include:  Little Mermaid (Feb 2016), Phantom of the Opera
Dance Inspirations 7, 8, and 9 (2014-2016)
Once Upon an Island

Oconomowoc School District
Greatest show I saw included:  Singing in the Rain (2014)

Tosa East High School
Shows I saw include:  Into the Woods, Phantom of the Opera

Whitnall High School
Shows I saw include: High School Musical (2016)

Hamilton Sussex School District
more info...

Nicolet High School

Holy Angels

New Berlin High School 

Homestead High School

Whitefish Bay High School
Facebook Whitefish Bay

Thoroughly Modern Mille,  Foot Loose,  Grease

Pius High School
One musical a year.  I saw Phantom (mimimalist version) 

Marquette High School saw Phantom (Jessica 2011?)

Community and other Theater

Shakespeare in the Park  Julius Cesar Aug 2016

The Bay Players   Facebook TheBayPlayers  
Stuck (Jan 2015)

Glendale Community Theater   Jan and July.  
Saw Next to Normal (Jan 2013) and Wedding Singer (Jan 2016)

Menomonee Falls Patio Players  Shows in Oct, Feb, April

Village Play House

Sunset Playhouse


South Milwaukee Historical Society Garden Tour   Saturday, June 25, 2016  10am-2pm 
Menomonee Falls Garden Tour  Saturday, June 25, 2016  10am- 3pm
Cedarburg Garden Walk    Saturday, July 9, 2016  9-2pm
Port Washington Garden Walk    Saturday, July 9, 2016
Sheboygan Area Garden Walk    Saturday, July 9, 2016   9AM to 4PM, rain or shine

*** Wauwatosa 22nd Secret Gardens Tour   Saturday, July  9, 2016  10am-4pm
Riverwest Secret Garden Tour   Sunday, July 10, 2016 12-4pm
Garden Conservancy: Open Days    Multiple Days, July 16, 2016,  Aug 6, national

EastSide Garden Tour  Sunday July 24, 2016
Door County Garden Tour
Racine Garden Tour
Sturgeon Bay

Chicago Botanic Garden Antique and Garden Show   April 21-23, 2017

Chicago Botanic Garden Orchid Show  Feb 11-March 26, 2017

Waterford Balloon Festival   July 15-17, 2016 

Neat Links:
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Jeanne Selep said...

September 12-13 - There was also Indian Summer in Milwaukee, and the Lakefront Kite show. Next year ...

Jeanne Selep said...

I go to attend the 237.5 Gallery show, The Mount Mary Starving Artist Show, on 9-13-2009, The Holy Hill Art Fair on 9-19-2009; The Hidden River Art Fair on 9-20-2009; and I made it to the Milwaukee Art Museums's Warhol exhibit so far. This weekend's Cedarburg Studio Art and Gallery Tour is competing with Homestead High School's Homecoming - stay posted...