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Doo-Wop Daddies close out the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (7/15/2009)
The Doo-Wop Daddies will perform as the last entertainers in the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, August 13 at 6:30 p.m. The Doo-Wop Daddies capture the demanding vocal style of Doo-Wop music and oldies with unsurpassed excellence. Combining elements of vintage and cutting-edge music technology, these professional musicians present music of the 50s and 60s in a refreshing new style.
Pathways to College Enters Its Second Summer Program (7/6/2009)
Wisconsin Lutheran College is hosting a two-week summer program for Pathways to College July 6-17. The summer session is part of the year-long requirement of being in the Pathways program and focuses on math, science, public speaking, arts and athletics. The math component includes a robotics piece where the students build robots and design simple software to make them move. 
All-Star SUPERband plays at the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (7/2/2009)
The All-Star SUPERband performs in the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m. The All-Star SUPERband is a 16-piece jazz big band featuring many of Milwaukee's finest jazz musicians.
Swing Nouveau is back by popular demand at the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (6/18/2009)
Swing Nouveau heats up the stage at the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, July 16 at 6:30 p.m. This 15 piece "big band" from Milwaukee formed in 1997 with the intent of bringing hip sounds of swing to audiences as it was intended to be heard – hot, live and with power and energy.
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents Fine Arts Fair and Entertainment(2) (6/15/2009)
The 2009 Fine Arts Fair is the fifth installment of the free Summer Arts in the Park concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College which will be held Saturday, July 11, in the campus courtyard.
Brandt Named New Vice President of Adult and Graduate Studies at Wisconsin Lutheran College (6/10/2009)
Brandt Named New Vice President of Adult and Graduate Studies at Wisconsin Lutheran College Date Posted June 10, 2009 Download HI RES Photo  MILWAUKEE – James Brandt has accepted the position of Vice President of Adult and Graduate Studies at
President Johnson Featured in Business Journal (6/5/2009)
Daniel Johnson was inaugurated last month as the third full-time president of Wisconsin Lutheran College in Wauwatosa, where he had been serving in the president's office since June 2008. Prior to his appointment, Johnson spent nine years as principal and head administrator of Arizona Lutheran Academy in Phoenix.
In the Mood takes the stage at Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (6/4/2009)
In the Mood will perform a concert on July 2 at 6:30 p.m. as part of the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
WELS Youth Chorale and Wind Ensemble to perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (6/1/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department will host a homecoming performance by the WELS Youth Chorale and Wind Ensemble on Wednesday, June 24 at 7 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public in the Schwan Concert Hall; tickets are not required.
Suzanne Grzanna jazzes up the free Summer Arts in the Park concert series (5/22/2009)
Suzanne Grzanna will perform a concert on Thursday, June 18 at 6:30 p.m. as the first entertainer in the 2009 Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College. 
Milwaukee artist on display in the Schlueter Art Gallery (4/28/2009)
Figuratively Speaking: The works of Reginald Baylor will be on display June 5 through July 24 at Wisconsin Lutheran College in the Schlueter Art Gallery. Milwaukee native Reginald Baylor transforms people, landscapes, neighborhood houses and city buildings into compositions of basic geometric shapes.
Upgrades made in the 2009-2010 Guest Artist Season at Wisconsin Lutheran College (4/28/2009)
Wisconsin Lutheran College has announced the 2009-2010 Guest Artist season, which  is packed with familiar favorites as well as new and exciting performances and opportunities. The familiar favorites start off with the ever popular free outdoor concert series Summer Arts in the Park.
Wisconsin Lutheran's President Shares News During Inauguration Speech (4/24/2009)
During his inauguration speech on Friday, Wisconsin Lutheran College president Dr. Daniel Johnson revealed several new and significant developments for the college.
WISCONSIN LUTHERAN INAUGURATES DANIEL JOHNSON AS THIRD PRESIDENT (4/23/2009)
Daniel W. Johnson, Ph.D., will be inaugurated as the third full-time president of Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, April 24, 2009.  The ceremony will be held on campus, 8800 W. Bluemound Rd., in the Recreation Complex, at 2 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Chapel Choir presents a benefit concert (4/22/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Chapel Choir is hosting a benefit concert for Christian Life Resources on Sunday, April 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. 
Staged reading premier at Wisconsin Lutheran College (4/22/2009)
A staged reading of the new musical adaptation of the play Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde will take place on Monday, April 27 at Wisconsin Lutheran College in the Raabe Theatre at 7 p.m. 
Treat your mother to dinner and a show with the Marlins (4/14/2009)
The Marlins will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Sunday, May 10 at 2 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Come early to enjoy a traditional Mother's Day brunch served at noon. The incredibly talented Marlin brothers consist of Gary, Jace, Rick and Robert.
Jeffrey Siegel Presents Musical Pictures (4/9/2009)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel concludes the Keyboard Conversations Series for the year on Wednesday, May 6 at Wisconsin Lutheran College. His "Musical Pictures" performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform cabaret-style concert (4/3/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band will perform its Spring concert on Saturday, May 2 at 8:00 p.m. in the Warrior Underground, located in the lower level of the Campus Center, 8800 West Bluemound Road.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present Spring Concert(4) (4/1/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band presents its Spring Concert on Friday, May 1 in the Schwan Concert Hall at 8 p.m. Under the direction of Professor Terry Treuden, the band presents a number of familiar songs that are most recognizable, including George Gershwin's Strike Up the Band and selections from Les Miserables, both arranged by Warren Barker.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs present European tour home concerts (3/26/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir and Chamber Choir of Wisconsin Lutheran College will present two home performances of its 2009 European Concert Tour program on Friday, April 24 and Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. In May, the choirs will travel to England, France, Luxembourg and Germany for both formal and informal performances.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Hosts the Famous Legend in Black (3/19/2009)
The Legend in Black will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, April 17 at 8:00 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Bill Cayley shares more than just a birthday with Johnny Cash – he also has the same look and stage presence as the music legend.
Milwaukee director, playwright and text coach serves as guest director for Laughing Stock at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/19/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents Charles Morey's Laughing Stock, March 27-29 and April 2-4. All performances take place in the Raabe Theatre. The Sunday show is at 3 p.m. while all others are at 8 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran College 2009 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition (3/16/2009)
The graduating art majors at Wisconsin Lutheran College will present a final thesis exhibition beginning Friday, April 17 and running through Saturday, May 9. The six seniors will display a variety of artwork, including photography, acrylic and oil paintings and mixed media. Work will be on display throughout the Center for Arts and Performance building.
Fiste-Becker cello and piano duo return to Schwan Concert Hall (3/12/2009)
Cellist James Fiste, Jr. and pianist Juanita Becker return to Wisconsin Lutheran College's Schwan Concert Hall on Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. to perform chamber music by Claude Debussy, Mario Castelnuovo Tedesco and Julius Röntgen.  
Elvis sightings at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/6/2009)
The music of Elvis Presley will be presented in the form of Blue Suede Shoes at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Sunday, April 5 at 3:00 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Scot Bruce and Mike Albert team up for a live performance in Blue Suede Shoes. The show combines Bruce's exciting impersonation of young Elvis along with Albert's talented portrayal of the mature Elvis for an impressive tribute to the King of Rock and Roll.
Opus Two comes to the stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/27/2009)
Opus Two will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Monday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Violinist William Terwilliger and pianist Andrew Cooperstock make up the award-winning duo Opus Two.
Jeffrey Siegel Presents The Longevity of the Short Piece (2/17/2009)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel continues the Keyboard Conversations Series Wednesday, March 18 at Wisconsin Lutheran College. His "Longevity of the Short Piece" performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel's enthusiasm is contagious, his credentials are world-class and his virtuosity is astounding.
Author John Milton remembered for Paradise Lost (2/11/2009)
In celebration of the 400th anniversary of the birthday of author John Milton, the Wisconsin Lutheran College English department is hosting a marathon reading of Milton's famous work Paradise Lost and co-sponsoring a lecture by Dr. Michael McCanles. The marathon reading of Paradise Lost is open to the public and will take place on Saturday, February 21 from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. in the Warrior Underground.
If You Give a Pig a Pancake comes to the stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/10/2009)
TheatreworksUSA presents If you Give a Pig a Pancake at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Monday, March 2 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. If you Give a Pig a Pancake is a collection of mini-musicals based on popular children's books including Diary of a Worm, Fluffy the Classroom Guinea Pig, Horace & Morris but Mostly Dolores, How I Became a Pirate, If You Give a Pig a Pancake, Lilly's Big Day and The Paper Bag Princess.
Art faculty at Wisconsin Lutheran College pair up with mentors for an art exhibition (2/10/2009)
Four members of the art faculty at Wisconsin Lutheran College are pairing up with their mentors for an eight artist show of mixed media from February 27 through March 27, 2009 in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs preview European tour concert (2/5/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir and Chamber Choir of Wisconsin Lutheran College will perform previews of their European Concert Tour Friday, February 27 through Sunday, March 1. The performances are part of the choirs' 2009 Wisconsin-Minnesota Concert Tour. The choirs will present a diverse, mostly a capella program of sacred and secular choral music in original languages.
The Piano Men starring Jim Witter comes to Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/29/2009)
The Piano Men will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. This group of talented musicians, featuring the award-winning pianist Jim Witter, takes the audience on a ride through the 1970s with a multimedia performance that combines the music of Billy Joel and Elton John with images.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present mid-winter concert(2) (1/27/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band presents its mid-winter concert Sunday, February 22, at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The program will consist of three full symphonies that were composed specifically for band. The concert begins with the introspective work, Symphony of Prayer, by J. Eric Schmidt and includes the four movements "Adoration," "Confession," "Thanksgiving," and "Supplication."
Nate the Great comes to the stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/23/2009)
TheatreworksUSA presents Nate the Great at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, February 26 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. When there's a mystery to be solved, everyone calls on Nate the Great to help. Nate is a young detective who has found many lost items, including slippers and chickens.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department Presents Hecuba (1/12/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents Euripides' Hecuba, February 6-8 and 12-14, 2009. All performances take place in the Raabe Theatre. The Sunday show is at 3 p.m. while all others are at 8 p.m. In the aftermath of the Trojan War, Hecuba, wife of defeated King Priam, awaits deportation to slavery in Greece.
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad comes to Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/9/2009)
TheatreIV presents Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, February 6 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. This stirring drama set to music is a classic tribute to the great American, Harriet Tubman, who freed herself and hundreds of her people from the bonds of slavery. Her courage helped to change the world.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band on Winter Tour (1/5/2009)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band Winter Tour takes place January 5 through January 10, 2009. Stops include five area Lutheran high schools in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
High-octane fiddle-fest comes to Wisconsin Lutheran College (12/22/2008)
Barrage will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, January 30, 2009, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Formed in Calgary, Canada, in 1996, Barrage consists of six violinists, a drummer, a guitarist and a bass player.
Professor and band members receive top state honors (12/15/2008)
Three outstanding Wisconsin Lutheran College musicians and one professor have been selected to represent the college at the Wisconsin Chapter National Band Association (WNBA) State Convention in Wisconsin Rapids January 23-24, 2009.
New Friends Receives Award (12/11/2008)
The New Friends program at WLC has received a Jenzabar Foundation 2008 Student Leadership Award. The foundation honored seven student-led campus groups and activities nationwide that have made a significant impact outside of their institutions of higher learning and have exemplified a commitment to making a difference in the world through community service.
Artist Lois Johnson presents a bowlful of sculpture in her exhibition (12/10/2008)
Artist Lois Johnson displays her sculptures in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College from January 16, 2009 through February 13, 2009.
Jeffrey Siegel Presents Basking in Beethoven (11/25/2008)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel continues the Keyboard Conversations Series Wednesday, December 10, 2008, at Wisconsin Lutheran College. His "Basking in Beethoven" performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. 
1950s style Christmas music comes to Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/12/2008)
Silver Bells and Diamonds will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday and Saturday, December 12 and 13, 2008, at 6 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. More than 50 years ago, The Diamonds released an instant million selling hit, Little Darlin.
The Plant that Ate Dirty Socks comes to the stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/10/2008)
TheatreworksUSA presents The Plant that Ate Dirty Socks at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, December 9 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. In a shared bedroom, brothers Michael and Normal battle it out over keeping the room neat or messy.
Christmas Choral Concert at Wisconsin Lutheran College(2) (11/5/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir present their annual Christmas Choral Concert December 5-6 at 8 p.m. and December 7 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The theme of the 2008 Christmas Choral Concert is "A word of comfort echoes: it is Isaiah's voice," taken from John Ferguson's original composition for SATB choir and solo violin.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present Winter Concert(2) (11/3/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present the Winter Concert Sunday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The concert consists of culturally enriching band dances.
Special Thanksgiving service at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/30/2008)
Promises and Praises, a service of Thanksgiving, will take place on Tuesday, November 25 at 6 p.m. in the Chapel of the Gary J. Greenfield Administration Building, 8800 West Bluemound Road. The service will follow a scripture and song format featuring the Tower Ringers, the college’s handbell choir, and Revelation, a contemporary Christian choir. The service is free and open to the public.
Keith Anderson cancels concert (10/29/2008)
Rising country music star Keith Anderson, who was scheduled to hold a concert at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Sunday, November 2, recently canceled the concert due to illness. Credit card purchases from online ticket sales will automatically be refunded. For more information, visit www.wlc.edu or call (414) 443-8800.
Holiday Bazaar: Songs, Sweets and Shopping at the Corner Bazaar (10/29/2008)
Holiday Bazaar: Songs, Sweets and Shopping at the Corner will take place on Saturday, November 22 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Corner Bazaar, 7546 West Greenfield Avenue, West Allis. Join the Wisconsin Lutheran (College) Choir for a day of shopping, live music, refreshments and more at the Holiday Bazaar.
America's favorite folk singers to perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/27/2008)
The New Christy Minstrels will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday and Saturday, November 21 and 22, 2008, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Student Art Exhibit focuses on the Mind's Eye (10/24/2008)
Students of Wisconsin Lutheran College display their best art works in the juried exhibit, Mind's Eye, November 21, 2008, through January 2, 2009. The opening reception will be held November 21 from 6-8 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Poet to take the stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/23/2008)
Bryan Thao Worra, a Laotian-American poet, writer and journalist, will be speaking on November 11 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Raabe Theatre at Wisconsin Lutheran College. His talk is free and open to the public and will include readings from his current book The Other Side of the Eye and his new books coming out this year Winter Ink and Barrow.
Tag team approach adds broader learning opportunities to recital (10/20/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Tag Team Piano Recital will take place on Tuesday, November 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Avenue. The recital is free and open to the public.
Jazz Band to perform (10/17/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band will perform its first concert of the year on Saturday, November 15, at 8:00 p.m. in the Warrior Underground, located in the lower level of the Campus Center, 8800 West Bluemound Road.
Hungarian Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra to perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/16/2008)
Hungarian Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Wednesday, November 12, 2008, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Formed in 1988, the Hungarian Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra was founded by Miklos Szenthelyi, violinist and Artistic Director at the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Sixth Annual Warrior 5k… through the park (10/10/2008)
The annual Warrior 5k… through the park will be held at Greenfield Park in West Allis on Saturday, November 8 at 10 a.m. This marks the sixth year of this race. It is designed to be a unique opportunity for running enthusiasts of all ages with a competitive cross country feel in late fall. Walkers are also encouraged to register for a 2.25 mile walk.
Dr. Peter Drobac to speak on healthcare efforts in Rwanda (10/10/2008)
Dr. Peter Drobac of Partners in Health will speak at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, October 21 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Avenue. His talk is entitled, "Beyond Mountains, Still More Mountains: From Haiti to Rwanda." The event is free and open to the public.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department Presents Anything Goes (10/8/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents Cole Porter’s Anything Goes, October 31 - November 2 and November 6 - 8. Performances are at 8 p.m. with the exception of Sunday, November 2 at 3 p.m., in the Raabe Theatre of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Avenue.
WLC mourns loss of Roger Fleming, long-time coach and administrator (10/6/2008)
Roger Fleming, the head men’s golf coach at Wisconsin Lutheran College for the past 30 seasons, was called to his eternal home on Thursday evening, October 2, with his family at his side.
Charlotte's Web Comes to the Stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/22/2008)
TheatreworksUSA presents Charlotte's Web at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Sunday, October 19 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Since 1961, TheatreworksUSA has worked to become America's largest and most prolific professional not-for-profit theatre for young and family audiences.
Cypress String Quartet helps define the American Spirit (9/19/2008)
Cypress String Quartet from San Francisco will explore history and the American spirit with a multimedia production at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, October 17, 2008, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Illustrator Bonnie Leick to hold exhibition in the Schlueter Art Gallery (9/19/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College is holding an invitational exhibition by local artist Bonnie Leick on October 16 through November 14 in the Schlueter Art Gallery. This is the fourth annual show of children’s book illustrators.
La Musgaña brings a new fusion of music to the Schwan Concert Hall (9/19/2008)
La Musgaña will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, October 7, 2008, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Lake Cottage Duo to perform twice in the Milwaukee area (9/17/2008)
Lake Cottage Duo, oboist Sheri Mattson and pianist Juanita Becker, will perform in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Wednesday October 15 at 7:30 p.m. and in Windhover Hall at the Milwaukee Art Museum on Thursday October 16 at 12:30 p.m.
Combined Choir and Band Concert will be performed at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/16/2008)
The choir, chamber choir and concert band of Wisconsin Lutheran College will present their first performances of the season, the annual fall showcase concerts, on Friday and Saturday, October 3 and 4 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Rising country star, Keith Anderson, to play at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/11/2008)
Keith Anderson, the high-energy, Grammy®-nominated songwriter, will take the stage on November 2 at 6 p.m. at Wisconsin Lutheran College in the Recreation Complex.
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra performs at Wisconsin Lutheran College (8/29/2008)
The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Saturday, September 27, 2008. The program titled, "Scott Joplin & the Original Kings of Ragtime," begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Jeffrey Siegel presents first concert of 2008-2009 series (8/27/2008)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel kicks off the Keyboard Conversation Series with Haydn and Mozart: Humor and Heartache, Wednesday, September 24, 2008, at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College recognized by U.S.News & World Report and Forbes.com (8/22/2008)
For the seventh consecutive year, U.S.News & World Report ranked Wisconsin Lutheran College as one of America’s Best Colleges. Wisconsin Lutheran College is listed in the top three tiers of liberal arts schools for the second year. Just five other Wisconsin colleges share this title.
Local artists explore form and process through exhibition at Wisconsin Lutheran College (8/8/2008)
Local artists explore form and process through exhibition at Wisconsin Lutheran College Date Posted August 8, 2008 Download HI RES Photo  Milwaukee – Artists Ariana Huggett and Steven Lubahn present Elements of Being from September 5 through October 3, in the Schlueter Art
Nursing Program offers first ever camp (7/21/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College's new nursing program is sponsoring its first ever nursing camp, Camp WLC: Heroes for Health, July 21-25. The camp is geared toward middle school students who have a strong interest in science.
Free art and science camp helps students at MPS school(2) (7/21/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College's summer art and science camp runs July 21 – 31 and will benefit 40 fifth through eighth graders at the Hopkins Street Elementary School, a Milwaukee public school. Students will have a chance to learn and explore the wonders of art and science at Wisconsin Lutheran thanks to a generous $7,500 grant from an anonymous donor.
Johnson Accepts Call to be President of Wisconsin Lutheran College (7/16/2008)
Daniel W. Johnson has been named the next president of Wisconsin Lutheran College. The selection of Johnson, an administrator of Arizona Lutheran Academy (ALA) in Phoenix, Arizona, comes after a national search by the college’s Board of Regents. Johnson is the third president of WLC in its 35-year history, succeeding Dr. Timothy Kriewall who retired June 30, 2008.
Pathways to College Summer Camp now in session (7/10/2008)
Pathways to College Summer Camp now in session Pathways to College two week camp offers continuation in year long learning program designed to assist lower income, first generation college students  Date Posted July 9, 2008  MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin Lutheran College
The Doo-Wop Daddies wrap-up the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series with their fresh take on 50s and 60s style music (7/7/2008)
The Doo-Wop Daddies will perform on Thursday, August 7 at 6:30 p.m. as the last group of the 2008 Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
The Britins bring the sound of Beatlemania to the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (7/7/2008)
The Britins will perform on Thursday, July 24 at 6:30 p.m. as part of the 2008 Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
Free outdoor concert series offers day-long Fine Arts Fair with musical entertainment (6/11/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College is hosting its fourth annual Fine Arts Fair on Saturday, July 12 in the Campus Courtyard, located between Bluemound Road and Wisconsin Avenue at 89th Street. The event is a part of the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series.
Art exhibition offers two free workshops and opportunity to watch an artist at work during an open studio session (6/2/2008)
The League of Milwaukee Artists will display an exhibition entitled “Presenting the Stars,” a myriad collection of two-dimensional work from June 26 through August 15 in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College. 
Youth camp offers an introduction to the world of theatre (5/22/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department is offering a youth theatre camp, “Places Please,” for children ages 5-11 in the college’s Center for Arts and Performance from June 16-27.
Musica Elegante brings a Latin flavor to the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (5/21/2008)
Musica Elegante is the next group to take the stage at the 2008 Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, June 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Swing Nouveau delivers danceable, high-energy jump and swing tunes as the first performance in the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series (5/20/2008)
Swing Nouveau heats up the stage as the first performance of the 2008 Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m.
Free outdoor concert series offered for summer of 2008 (5/19/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College announces the 2008 Summer Arts in the Park line-up. This year marks the ninth summer of offering a free outdoor concert series. All performances take place on the campus courtyard located between Bluemound Road and Wisconsin Avenue at 89th Street. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Events will be held indoors if raining. Concessions with food and beverages open at 5 p.m. Wisconsin Lutheran College is an alcohol-free campus.
WLC Concert Band Set To Tour the Southwest (5/1/2008)
WLC Concert Band Set To Tour the Southwest Date Posted May 2, 2008 MILWAUKEE The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band, conducted by Professor Terry Treuden, will tour the American Southwest from May 11 through May 20, performing concerts in Arizona,
Jeffrey Siegel Presents last concert of the series at Wisconsin Lutheran College (4/16/2008)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel concludes the Keyboard Conversation Series Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College’s FTEA presents “Building Leaders” as CLASS Grant Project (4/8/2008)
Community Learning through America’s Schools (CLASS) Grant is a volunteer organization run every year by Wisconsin Lutheran College’s (WLC) Future Teachers’ Education Association (FTEA). A grant was submitted to the National Education Association and approved. The project’s theme is Building Leaders and encourages volunteers to engage in leadership opportunities by participating in a diverse range of activities in their communities.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present Spring Concert(3) (4/4/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band presents its Spring Concert Friday, May 2, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Under the direction of Professor Terry Treuden, the band presents a varied program of traditional songs, marches and pops orchestra pieces.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform(4) (4/4/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band performs in the college’s Warrior Underground on Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m. The concert will feature jazz classics and popular swing tunes made famous by the likes of Count Basie, Charlie “Bird” Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Chick Corea and other jazz greats.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs offer spring concert(2) (4/3/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir will perform a spring concert of American songs Friday, April 25, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts. 
Africa is Coming to Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/27/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College is hosting the National Geographic giant traveling map of Africa, April 10-12, 2008, in the Recreation Complex. The map is traveling throughout the state as part of a program presented by the Wisconsin Geographic Alliance (WiGA). On April 10 and 11, Milwaukee-area Lutheran grade school and middle school students have been invited to participate in a hands-on interactive learning session with the map. On April 12, the public is invited to explore the map from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. free of charge.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department Presents Dead Man Walking (3/20/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents Tim Robbins’ Dead Man Walking, April 11-13 and 17-19. Performances are at 8 p.m., with the exception of Sunday, April 13 at 3 p.m., in the Raabe Theatre of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Ave.
Stone Soup on the Menu at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/14/2008)
Theatre IV, a professional theatre group for young audiences, presents Stone Soup at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Monday, April 14 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere Comes to Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/12/2008)
Theatreworks USA presents The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Wednesday, April 9 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Theatreworks USA is the nation’s largest not-for-profit professional theatre company. This new musical makes American history accessible and exciting through a unique combination of music, drama and humor.
Wisconsin Lutheran College 2008 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition Opens April 11 (3/12/2008)
Beginning Friday, April 11, the graduating art majors at Wisconsin Lutheran College present a final thesis exhibition. The nine seniors will display a variety of artwork, including photography, painting, sculpture and mixed media. Work will be on display in several campus buildings including the Campus Center, Marvin M. Schwan Library and the Center for Arts and Performance.
Revelation Concert at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/9/2008)
Revelation, a small choral group from Wisconsin Lutheran College, will present its Spring Concert Sunday, April 6 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel. The theme of the concert is based on Philippians 4:8, Think on These Things.
David Osborne Trio Presents “Keys to the Heart” at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/27/2008)
Pianist David Osborne will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday and Saturday, March 28 and 29, 2008. The performances begin at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Fifth Annual Gary’s Gallop 5K Run/Walk Scheduled (2/20/2008)
Wisconsin Lutheran College’s fifth annual Gary’s Gallop 5K run/walk is scheduled for Saturday, April 19, 2008 at 9:30 a.m. The event will take place at the Wisconsin Lutheran College Outdoor Athletic Complex, 10200 Watertown Plank Road, just west of Hwy. 45 and north of Watertown Plank Road.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Presents World Festival of Harps (2/12/2008)
The World Festival of Harps will take center stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, March 11, 2008. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Grascals to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/11/2008)
The GrammyTM nominated Bluegrass group Grascals will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday and Saturday, March 7 and 8, 2008. The performances begin at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs wrap up their midwest tour with a home concert (2/5/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir and Chamber Choir, of Wisconsin Lutheran College, are touring the midwest with stops in Green Bay and Michigan March 1 through March 7. They wrap up their midwest tour with a home concert on Friday, March 14 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
A Juried Alumni Art Exhibition Held at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/30/2008)
Since Then, a juried alumni art exhibition will be displayed February 29 through March 31, 2008. There will be an opening reception on Friday, February 29 from 6 – 8 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Presents the Rastrelli Cello Quartet (1/30/2008)
Kira Kraftzoff, Kirill Timofeev, Misha Degtjareff and Sergio Drabkine perform as the Rastrelli Cello Quartet, February 29, 2008, at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to Present Mid-Winter Concert (1/30/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present a mid-winter concert Sunday, February 24 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wockenfuss Directs Wisconsin Lutheran College Production of “Romance of the Willow Pattern” (1/28/2008)
Rebecca Lynne Wockenfuss (nee Johnson), a senior at Wisconsin Lutheran College, is directing the theatre department’s production of “Romance of the Willow Pattern” written by Ethel Van Der Veer.  Wockenfuss is the daughter of Russell and Debbie Johnson of Trevor, Wis.
Folk Singer Tom Chapin to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/23/2008)
Three-time Grammy® Award winner Tom Chapin will perform for families of all ages February 17, 2008 at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Poehlmann Art Exhibition Opens at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/8/2008)
On and Off the Wall:  Books, Beasts, Boxes, Bats by artist Joanna Poehlmann will be on display in the Schlueter Art Gallery from January 18 through February 15, 2008. An artist talk will take place Thursday, January 17 at 3:30 p.m. in the Reichel Lecture Hall with an opening reception on Friday, January 18 from 6 – 8 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department Presents A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur (1/3/2008)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents Tennessee Williams' A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur, January 25 – 27. Friday’s performance is at 7 p.m. while the rest are at 8 p.m. in the Raabe Theatre of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Ave.
Chapter 6 to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/3/2008)
The award-winning a capella group Chapter 6 will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday and Saturday, February 1 and 2, 2008. The performances begin at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
The Gizmo Guys will get some laughs at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/2/2008)
Allan Jacobs and Barrett Felker will perform as the Gizmo Guys, January 27, 2008 at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Jeffrey Siegel Presents Russia: Rebels on the Red Carpet at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/2/2008)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel continues the Keyboard Conversation Series Wednesday, January 30, 2008, at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Theatre Department Production Accepted in the Regional 2008 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (12/18/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department production of Tennessee Williams’  has been accepted in the Regional 2008 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF). The festival performance will take place on January 12 at the Cardinal Stritch University Theatre.
Area Lutheran High Schools Participate in Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Festival(2) (12/18/2007)
One hundred thirty five area Lutheran high school instrumentalists and their directors will attend Wisconsin Lutheran College’s eighth annual Jazz Festival January 12, 2008. This all-day event culminates in a joint performance at 7 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Some of the concert selections will include It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing by Duke Ellington,  Screamin’ by Robert W. Smith, It’s About Swing by Larry Neeck and Grooved Pavement by Victor Lopez.
Madeline and the Bad Hat Comes to the Stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (12/18/2007)
ArtsPower National Touring Theatre presents Madeline and the Bad Hat at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, January 24 at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Kaïssa Broadens Horizons at Wisconsin Lutheran College (12/17/2007)
Kaïssa, a singer with African –inspired rhythms will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, January 22, 2008. The concert begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran Receives $100,000 Grant to Spur Charitable Giving (12/12/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College recently received a $100,000 grant to generate thousands more in financial gifts to the institution. The grant will be used to develop a broad, multi-faceted portfolio of charitable gifting communication tools, tailored to specifically address the variety in ages, wealth and interests of the WLC donor audience.
Renowned Organist from Juilliard Holds a Master Class and Concert at Wisconsin Lutheran College (12/12/2007)
Paul Jacobs, organ department chairman at New York’s Juilliard School since 2004, will perform a Master Class and organ concert at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, January 18, 2008. The Master Class starts at 4 p.m. and the concert at 8 p.m. Both events will take place in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College President Tim Kriewall announces retirement plans (11/16/2007)
Dr. Timothy J. Kriewall announced to the Wisconsin Lutheran College Board of Regents and the college community his intention to retire effective June 30, 2008.
Christmas with the Mantovani Orchestra and Chorus at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/14/2007)
Christmas with the Mantovani Orchestra and Chorus will take the stage on Friday and Saturday, December 14 and 15, at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
’Twas the Night Before Christmas Comes to the Stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/9/2007)
’Twas the Night Before Christmas Comes to the Stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College Date Posted: November 9, 2007 MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin Lutheran College welcomes Theatre IV as they perform ’Twas the Night Before Christmas  on Sunday, December 9 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Theatre IV is a nonprof
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present Winter Concert (11/7/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present the Winter Concert Friday, December 7 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The program includes selections of the Christmas season and popular band compositions both contemporary and classical.
Festival of Lessons and Carols at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/7/2007)
A Festival of Lessons and Carols will take place on Sunday, December 9 at 7 p.m. in the chapel at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
Christmas Choral Concert at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/31/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir present their annual Christmas Choral Concert November 30 and December 1 at 8 p.m. and December 2 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. 
Student Art Exhibition Turns Things Inside Out at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/31/2007)
Students of Wisconsin Lutheran College display their best art works in the juried exhibition, Inside Out, November 30, 2007, through January 4, 2008. The opening reception will be held November 30 from 6-8 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Fall 2007 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition (10/24/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College art majors will present their final works in the fall senior thesis art exhibition.  The four seniors will display a variety of artwork ranging from photography to painting. Work will be on display throughout the Center for Arts and Performance from November 16 through December 8. An opening reception will take place on November 16 from 6 – 8 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform(3) (10/15/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band will perform a free concert featuring the works of renowned jazz trumpeter and composer Thad Jones in the college’s Warrior Underground on Saturday, November 17 at 8 p.m.
Leon Williams to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/10/2007)
American Baritone Leon Williams will perform as a part of the Solo Voices Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Friday, November 16, 2007. The performance begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Galitcha’s Worldwide Sound Takes Stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/10/2007)
Galitcha, a visionary ensemble that performs original compositions based on Indian folk music, combined with influences from jazz, world and North American folk, will perform as part of the Horizon Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, November 13, 2007. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Shakespeare’s As You Like It Takes on a Contemporary Role at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/5/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department presents one of William Shakespeare’s most beloved and often produced comedies, As You Like It, directed by Professor Jay Sierszyn. This comedy is centered on the character Rosalind, the largest female role Shakespeare created. Wisconsin Lutheran’s treatment of this light romantic plot brings the comedy into contemporary times and employs abstract interpretations of the setting while staying true to Shakespeare’s brilliant language.
Dr. Gaby Mazor to Present at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/28/2007)
Dr. Gaby Mazor, a distinguished member of the Israeli Department of Antiquities, will be at Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Schwan Concert Hall on Monday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m. The night’s focus will be “Bet She’an/Scythopolis: Biblical City and Roman Metropolis.”
“America’s Hits on Parade”: Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra & The Pied Pipers to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/26/2007)
The Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra & The Pied Pipers will perform “America’s Hits on Parade,” the first event in the Wisconsin Lutheran College Encore Series, on Friday and Saturday, October 26 & 27, 2007. The performances begin at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Welcomes Illustrator C.B. Mordan in Art Exhibition (9/25/2007)
Finely detailed ink and clayboard works by illustrator C.B. Mordan will be on display October 23 – November 21 in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College. 
Czech Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/25/2007)
Czech Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra, the second of the Wisconsin Lutheran College Classic Series, will perform on Friday, October 19, 2007. The performance begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Professional Theatre Company to Perform Anne of Green Gables at WLC (9/21/2007)
Anne of Green Gables, the first production of the Wisconsin Lutheran College Family Series, will be performed on Sunday, October 14, 2007. The performance begins at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Mary Wilson to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/21/2007)
Mary Wilson will perform on Friday, October 12 as the second artist in the Solo Voices Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran Presents Annual Fall Showcase Concerts (9/21/2007)
The choir, chamber choir and concert band of Wisconsin Lutheran College will present their first performances of the season, the annual fall showcase concerts, on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 5 and 6 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall, located in the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. Tickets are $5 general, $4 senior and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or visit wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department Opens With A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur (9/20/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department opens its season with a one weekend performance of Tennessee William’s A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur, September 27 – 29. All performances take place at 8 p.m. in the Raabe Theatre of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee Cellist Returns to Perform Works of Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Bartok at WLC (9/19/2007)
Cellist James Fiste, Jr., returns to Milwaukee to perform Beethoven’s beautifully expressive Sonata in C Major, op. 102 nr. 1, Mendelssohn’s rambunctious Sonata in D Major, op. 58, and Béla Bartók’s virtuosic First Rhapsody for Violin and Piano in the composer’s arrangement for cello and piano.  Pianist Juanita Becker joins him on Wednesday, October 10, 2007, at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall of the Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Avenue. The recital is free, and open to the public. For more information please call the Wisconsin Lutheran College Box Office at (414) 443-8802.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Fifth Annual Warrior 5K through the park (9/18/2007)
The 5th Annual Warrior 5K through the park will once again be held at Greenfield Park in West Allis on Saturday, November 3 at 10 a.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran Ranked Highly by U.S. News and World Report for the Second Time in Four Weeks (9/14/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran made the list again. Just four weeks ago Wisconsin Lutheran College was nationally ranked as one of the best Liberal Arts Colleges in the nation by U.S. News and World Report in its America’s Best Colleges. This time, Wisconsin Lutheran is again nationally ranked but as one of the Liberal Arts College in U.S. News and World Report having the least debt load for graduating students.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Adds Nursing Program (9/4/2007)
After receiving approval from the Wisconsin Department of Regulation and Licensing, Board of Nursing, Wisconsin Lutheran College will be admitting nursing applicants starting the fall semester of 2008.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Presents Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway (8/28/2007)
Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway will take center stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Sunday, September 30, 2007, with performances at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Jeffrey Siegel Presents a Musical Travelogue at Wisconsin Lutheran College (8/28/2007)
American pianist Jeffrey Siegel opens the Wisconsin Lutheran College Keyboard Conversations Series on Wednesday, September 26, 2007. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Connye Florance to Perform “Jazz Rhapsody” at Wisconsin Lutheran College (8/24/2007)
Connye Florance, the first guest artist of the Wisconsin Lutheran College Solo Voices Series, will perform on Friday, September 21, 2007. The performance begins at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Caribbean Sound comes to Wisconsin Lutheran College (8/24/2007)
Caribbean Sound, a one-of-a-kind ensemble specializing in steel pan and world music, will perform as part of the Horizon Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, September 18, 2007. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College opens Guest Artist Season with State Symphony Capella of Russia (8/20/2007)
State Symphony Capella of Russia kicks off Wisconsin Lutheran College’s 2007-08 season Friday, September 14, 2007. The performance begins at 8 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran One of Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Nation (8/20/2007)
For the sixth consecutive year, Wisconsin Lutheran College has been ranked among the best colleges by the U.S.News & World Report in its America’s Best Colleges. This year, WLC was moved from the regional Midwest category to the national category of “Best Liberal Arts Colleges.” The move places the college with such prestigious company as Amherst, Grinnell, Bryn Mawr and Vassar. Wisconsin Lutheran is one of only five Wisconsin colleges ranked in the top three tiers of the category.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Art Exhibition Takes Flight (8/6/2007)
The Bird as Visual Image is the next art exhibition at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The exhibition opens September 7 with a gallery talk from 3 – 4:15 p.m. in the Reichel Lecture Hall followed by an opening reception from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery. Both events take place at 8815 West Wisconsin Avenue in the Center for Arts and Performance. The exhibition runs through October 12, 2007.
Educational and Motivational Speaker to address Early Childhood Conference (8/2/2007)
Bradley Smith, nationally known adult educator and motivational speaker, will lead the 16th annual Wisconsin Lutheran College Early Childhood Conference on Saturday, September 15, 2007. The all day session runs from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The registration fee is $40 and includes continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
The Doo-Wop Daddies will wrap-up Wisconsin Lutheran College’s free Summer Arts in the Park series (7/24/2007)
Milwaukee’s own Doo-Wop Daddies will wrap-up the free Summer Arts in the Park concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, August 16 at 6:30 p.m.
Free art and science camp helps students at MPS school (7/13/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College’s summer arts and science camp runs July 16 – 26 and will benefit 40 fifth through eighth graders at the Hopkins Street Elementary School, a Milwaukee public school. Students will have a chance to learn and explore the wonders of art and science at Wisconsin Lutheran thanks to a generous $7,500 grant from the Love of God Foundation of Libertyville, Illinois.
The Newtonburg Brass Band Will Recreate an Early 1900s Small-Town Band at Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Summer Arts in the Park Series (6/30/2007)
The Newtonburg Brass Band will recreate an early 1900s small-town band for the Summer Arts in the Park FREE concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Thursday, July 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Presents Fine Arts Fair and Entertainment (6/30/2007)
The 2007 Fine Arts Fair is the third installment of the free Summer Arts in the Park concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College which will be held Saturday, July 14, in the campus courtyard.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Summer Arts In The Park Presents Wendysue Fluegge and Michael Armstrong (6/25/2007)
June 28 at 6:30 p.m., Wendysue Fluegge and Michael Armstrong will perform a joint Christian contemporary concert for audiences for the next Summer Arts in the Park event at Wisconsin Lutheran College.  Summer Arts in the Park is free and takes place at 8800 West Bluemoud Road on the campus courtyard located between Bluemound Road and Wisconsin Avenue at 89th street.
North Coast Orchestra opens Summer Arts in the Park at Wisconsin Lutheran (5/29/2007)
The North Coast Orchestra will perform a variety of music, from classic favorites to today’s hits, for the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College Thursday, June 14, at 6:30 p.m. The performance includes memorable favorites from the 50s through the 90s. In addition, the group performs the today’s top-40s hits including music by Kelly Clarkson, Maroon 5, Shania Twain, and Green Day.
Wisconsin Lutheran College announces 2007-2008 Guest Artist Season (5/14/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College announces the 2007-2008 Guest Artist season. The schedule includes six series – Keyboard Conversations, Encore, Classic, Horizons, Family and Solo Voices – and two special events. All performances take place in the Schwan Concert Hall located in the college’s Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. To purchase tickets, call (414) 443-8802 or purchase tickets online at wlc.edu/arts. Only series subscriptions are available until June 15. New this year is a “Create-Your-Own-Series. Individuals may choose five or more Guest Artist events to make their own series.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present Spring Concert(2) (4/17/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band presents its Spring Concert Friday, May 4, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs offer spring concert (4/17/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir perform a spring concert of anthems, folksongs and the musical parodies of P.D.Q. Bach (a.k.a. Peter Schickele) Friday, April 27, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts. 
Keyboard Conversations® features the devilish works of Franz Liszt (4/17/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the final installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, May 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents “Liszt: The Devil Made Me Do It,” featuring a program of works by Franz Liszt. These pieces include “Unstern (Evil Star),” “Mephisto Waltz,” “Consolation in D-flat,” “Etude No. 6 in A minor (after Paganini)” and “Totentanz.”
Lazer Vaudeville offers a family-friendly show at Wisconsin Lutheran College (4/16/2007)
Lazer Vaudeville offers a show of family-friendly entertainment Sunday, April 29, at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The cast, Carter Brown, Cindy Marvell and Nicholas Flair, combines the vaudeville arts of juggling, magic, acrobatics and slapstick comedy with the special effects of lasers, strobe lights and black lights.
Step through the wardrobe at Wisconsin Lutheran College with “Narnia” (4/2/2007)
Follow the Pevensie siblings through the wardrobe April 19-22, 26 and 28 with Wisconsin Lutheran College’s production of “Narnia.” Based on “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis and adapted by Jules Tasca, Thomas Tierney and Ted Drachman, “Narnia” is a must-see musical for the entire family.
Wisconsin Lutheran College 2007 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition (4/2/2007)
Beginning Friday, April 13, the graduating art majors at Wisconsin Lutheran College present a final thesis exhibition. The 10 seniors will display a variety of artwork, including photography, painting, sculpture and mixed media. Work will be on display in several campus buildings including the Campus Center, Marvin M. Schwan Library and the Center for Arts and Performance. An opening reception April 13 from 6-8 p.m. will kick off this exhibition which runs through May 12.
Beatles tribute band Beatlemania Now performs at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/27/2007)
The Beatles tribute band Beatlemania Now takes audiences on a nostalgic trip through the career of the Fab Four Friday, April 13, 2007, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College. Performing early hits as well as “White Album” classics, Beatlemania Now offers Beatles favorites including: “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” “She Loves You,” “Some Other Guy,” “Yesterday,” “Strawberry Fields Forever,” “Penny Lane,” “Come Together” and “Hey Jude.”
Quartet San Francisco offers a twist on chamber music at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/27/2007)
Quartet San Francisco brings a unique twist to the traditional string ensemble Friday, March 30, 2007, at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College. Quartet San Francisco concerts deliver an irresistible mixture of genre-bending styles that defy all preconceptions. Its repertoire, although solidly grounded in traditional string quartet fare, also serves up Big Band, Latin and Jazz with infectious enthusiasm and incredible technique.
Natural Resources Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College continues (3/12/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents a free lecture series titled "Natural Resources Connections." Guest speakers, including biologists, ecologists and other natural resource professionals, address global and national natural resource management issues. The series continues through April 18 and offers four remaining presentations dealing with lake management, tree conservation and aquatic organism management.
Enjoy the fast-paced entertainment of the Hunt Family Fiddlers at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/6/2007)
The Hunt Family Fiddlers, an award winning family of Irish step dancers, fiddlers and singers, perform in Wisconsin Lutheran College's Schwan Concert Hall Sunday, March 11, at 3 p.m. This family of nine performs Celtic, bluegrass, inspirational and popular tunes. Audiences love their high-powered step dancing, fast fiddling and vocal harmonies, as well as their other instrumental talents including drums, accordion keyboard and guitar.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Choir tour concludes in Milwaukee (2/22/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Choir offers a free concert in the Schwan Concert Hall Friday, March 16, at 8 p.m. This will be the final performance in the choir's "Pacific Northwest" tour which takes place March 3-10. The tour includes destinations in California, Oregon and Washington.
Keyboard Conversations® features Schumann's romantic piano works (2/22/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the third installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Schumann: Musical Love Letters," featuring a program of works inspired by Robert Schumann's love life. These pieces include "Variations on a theme by Chara Wieke, Op. 14," "Aufschwung (Soaring), Op. 12, No. 2," "Träumerei (Dreaming), Op. 15, No. 7," "Widmung (Devotion)" arranged by Franz Liszt, and "Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22."
The Orchid Ensemble offers the sounds of China at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/22/2007)
The Orchid Ensemble presents the music and traditions of China in Wisconsin Lutheran College's Schwan Concert Hall Tuesday, March 6, at 7:30 p.m. The performance includes a variety of musical styles ranging from the traditional and contemporary music of China to world music, new music, jazz and creative improvisation.
Art faculty exhibit in the Schlueter Art Gallery (2/19/2007)
The art faculty of Wisconsin Lutheran College will exhibit their recent works in the college's Schlueter Art Gallery February 23-March 23, 2007. An opening reception will be held Friday, February 23, from 6-8 p.m. Kristin Gjerdset, Paul Burmeister, Jim Matson, Karin Pacetti, Susie Weber and Matt Becker display a variety of media including oil, sculpture and digital images.
Natural Resources Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/12/2007)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents a free lecture series titled "Natural Resources Connections." Guest speakers, including biologists, ecologists and other natural resource professionals, address global and national natural resource management issues. The series continues through April 18 and offers five remaining presentations dealing with lake management, tree conservation and aquatic organism management.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to perform an all-Alfred Reed concert (2/9/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band offers an all-Alfred Reed concert Sunday, February 25, at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The performance will feature music both composed and arranged by Reed including: "A Festive Overture," "A Festive Prelude," "Rushmore," Bach's "Thus Do You Fare, My Jesus," and Roland Seitz's "March 'Grandioso.'"
Dr. Gabriel Barkay speaks about Temple Mount discoveries (2/9/2007)
Dr. Gabriel Barkay, professor or biblical archaeology at Bar Ilan University in Tel Aviv, will speak at Wisconsin Lutheran College Tuesday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m. He has spent many years excavating in and around Jerusalem, most recently sifting debris from the Temple Mount. The Milwaukee Area Biblical Archaeology Society invites the public to hear about his latest discoveries in Jerusalem.
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents 'The Land of Little Horses' (2/9/2007)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents the modern comedy "The Land of Little Horses" by Rebecca Gilman February 15-16, 18 and 22-24 at 8 p.m. in the Raabe Theatre at Wisconsin Lutheran College.
Fuller to discuss the history of education since Brown vs. Board of Education (1/29/2007)
Dr. Howard Fuller will speak about the history of American education since Brown vs. Board of Education Tuesday, February 13, at 3:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The presentation is free and open to the public.
Lippia to perform Sinatra favorites at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/29/2007)
Steve Lippia performs "Simply Sinatra" in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Wednesday, February 14, at 7:30 p.m. Backed by a 16-piece band, Lippia offers classic Sinatra favorites including "I've Got You Under My Skin," "Come Fly With Me," "The Way You Look Tonight," "You Make Me Feel So Young," "My Way," and "New York, New York."
High schools participate in Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Festival and concert (1/29/2007)
More than 200 high school instrumentalists and their directors will attend Wisconsin Lutheran College's seventh annual Jazz Festival February 10 and 11. This two-day event culminates in a joint performance at 2 p.m. February 11 in the college's Recreation Complex.
Nick Contorno Orchestra to perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/29/2007)
The Nick Contorno Orchestra will perform in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Saturday, February 10, at 8 p.m. The orchestra presents an evening of big band music ranging from the 1940s to the present day. This performance is a part of the college's annual Jazz Festival, which draws high school students from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan for a 2-day event filled with performances and clinics.
The Lowe Family takes center stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/22/2007)
Direct from the Welk Theatre in Branson, Missouri, the Lowe Family takes the stage at Wisconsin Lutheran College to perform two power-packed hours of fast-paced entertainment Friday and Saturday, February 2-3, at 8 p.m. The family offers music and dance from a variety of traditions including classical, Broadway, '20s, '40s, '60s, Irish, jazz, swing, clog, tap, patriotic, bluegrass and Gospel.
Sculptor Hanna Jubran exhibits 'Unifying Nature Exploration and Discovery' (1/16/2007)
Sculptor Hanna Jubran will exhibit fifteen works in cast iron in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College January 26-February 16, 2007. The exhibit, "Unifying Nature Exploration and Discovery," will also feature one outdoor installation piece. Jubran will give a slide lecture in the Reichel Lecture Hall January 26 at 3:30 p.m., and a reception will follow at 6-8 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery. The iron cast sculptures were made using a technique of directly carving into a block of resin-bonded sand. Jubran cut layers to produce the open lattice patterns. 
Aspen Ensemble performs a rich repertoire of chamber music at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/15/2007)
The Aspen Ensemble brings its unique and exciting chamber music performance to the Wisconsin Lutheran College Classic Series Friday, January 26 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The group consists of David Perry, violin; Victoria Chiang, violist; Michael Mermagen, cellist; Nadine Asin, flute; and Rita Sloan, piano. All of the musicians are from the famed Aspen Music Festival in Colorado.  In the 50-plus year history of the festival, this ensemble is the first group formed from its resident artists.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, daughter to speak at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/15/2007)
Yolanda King, first-born daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Coretta Scott King, will present "Open My Eyes, Open My Soul: Discovering the Power of Diversity" Tuesday, February 27 at 4 p.m. in the Recreation Complex at Wisconsin Lutheran College. King will address the need for communities to understand and respect diversity. Her new book of the same name serves as the platform for this lecture-performance.
Moscow Nights and Golden Gates offer the rich traditions of Russia (12/27/2006)
Moscow Nights and Golden Gates deliver a program of Russian folk melodies in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Tuesday, January 16 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the college's Horizons Series. A Moscow Nights performance offers repertoire centered on masterpieces of Russian folklore and represents the diversity of the culture. Music ranges from gently humorous songs, to elaborate lyrical suites, to pulsating dance numbers. In addition, the Golden Gates dancers help to present an authentic picture of Russian folk traditions, culture and dance.
Wisconsin Lutheran Choir Christmas concert broadcast on Milwaukee Public Television (12/20/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Choir and Chamber Choir will perform a selection of Christmas hymns and carols from a variety of traditions in a one-hour concert on Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV-10) Wednesday, December 20, at 8 p.m. The concert will be rebroadcast Sunday, December 24, at 3 p.m. on channel 36 and at 8 p.m. on channel 10.
Concert Band to perform Vigil's Keep Tour home concert (12/19/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will offer a free concert in the Schwan Concert Hall on Sunday, January 14, at 3:00 p.m. The performance is part of the band's 2007 Vigil's Keep Midwest Tour. From January 7 to January 12, the Concert Band will travel in the Midwest, stopping in Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Illinois.
The New Sigmund Romberg Orchestra & Soloists present 'A Viennese Christmas' (12/11/2006)
The Center for Arts and Performance at Wisconsin Lutheran College ushers in the holiday season with a performance of "A Viennese Christmas" by The New Sigmund Romberg Orchestra & Soloists December 15 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. "A Viennese Christmas" includes traditional Christmas music in the first half of the program and a wonderful mixture of Viennese music in the second half of the program. Enjoy sounds of the season including "Die Fledermaus: Overture," "Sleigh Ride," "Little Drummer Boy" and other Yuletide favorites.
Jeffrey Siegel presents an evening of Schubert (12/11/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the second installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Schubert: On Wings of Song" featuring a feast of melodies by one of music's most lyrical composers, including "Six Waltzes," "The Trout" arranged by Franz List, and  "Sonata in A major, D 664 (Op. 120)."
TheatreworksUSA presents 'A Christmas Carol' (12/11/2006)
TheatreworksUSA, America's largest not-for-profit theatre for young  audiences, will present a musical interpretation of Dickens' classic "A Christmas Carol" in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Sunday, December 10 at 3:00  p.m.
Concert Band to present Winter Concert (12/5/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present the Winter Concert Friday, December 8 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The hall is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave.  Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Choirs to Give Christmas Festival Concert(2) (11/20/2006)
To usher in the holiday season, the Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir will perform a Christmas Festival Concert of sacred works Friday and Saturday, December 1-2 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, December 3 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts. 
Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform(2) (11/2/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band performs a free concert in the college's Warrior Underground on Saturday, November 18 at 8 p.m. The 21-piece jazz band offers a full program including: "My Foolish Heart" by Victor Young; "You Make Me Feel So Young" arranged by Les Aldrich; "Take the 'A' Train" by Billy Strayhorn; "Summertime" by the Gershwins, DuBose and Heyward; "Come Fly With Me" by James Van Heusen; and "Alexander's Ragtime Band" by Irving Berlin.
Wisconsin Lutheran presents the Fall Instrumental Ensemble Concert (11/2/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department presents the Fall Instrumental Ensemble Concert Sunday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Ensembles scheduled to perform include the Chamber Ensemble, Trumpet Ensemble, Clarinet Ensemble and Flute Choir. The concert is free and open to the public.
The exciting, young chamber group Claremont Trio performs at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/31/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College welcomes the Claremont Trio to the Schwan Concert Hall Friday, November 17 at 8 p.m. The trio is comprised of twin sisters and recent Juilliard School alumnae Emily Bruskin, violin, and Julia Bruskin, cello, and fellow alumna Donna Kwong, piano. The upcoming performance will feature works by Beethoven, Dvorak and Mason Bates. The Bates piece is a unique composition featuring old-time string-band music.
Enjoy the Andean culture with Inca Son at Wisconsin Lutheran (10/23/2006)
Inca Son performs music from the Andes of Peru and all of Latin America in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Tuesday, November 14 at 7:30 p.m. The group's concerts include traditional songs, which the musicians rearrange to create a unique style, as well as original compositions. The instruments that are used, with the exception of the stringed instruments, are made by the musicians themselves.
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents George Orwell's '1984' (10/16/2006)
War is peace, freedom is slavery and ignorance is strength. The Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department presents an adaptation of George Orwell's classic tale of political terror, "1984," November 3-4 at 8 p.m., November 5 at 3 p.m. and November 9-11 at 8 p.m. in the Raabe Theatre.
Take a retro look at the 1940s with In the Mood (10/16/2006)
In the Mood, a 1940s revue, performs the music that inspired the World War II generation and continues to inspire generations, Sunday, October 29 at 3 p.m. and Monday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The revue features the In the Mood Singers and Dancers with the String of Pearls big band orchestra. In the Mood presents the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, the Andrews Sisters, Frank Sinatra and more.
Dr. Seuss's best loved stories collide in TheatreworksUSA's 'Seussical' (10/16/2006)
TheatreworksUSA, America's largest not-for-profit theatre for young audiences, will perform an adaptation of the Broadway hit "Seussical" by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Sunday, October 22 at 3 p.m. Will the planet of Who survive? Will Horton pay attention to Gertrude? Will Maysie ever return for her egg? The Cat in the Hat is the host, emcee and all-around mischief-maker in this romp through the Dr. Seuss classics.
'Song of the Water Boatman' illustrator Beckie Prange to exhibit at Wisconsin Lutheran College (10/10/2006)
Illustrator Beckie Prange exhibits the original hand-colored woodcuts created for the book "Song of the Water Boatman and other pond poems" in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College October 20-November 17. An artist reception, book signing and book fair takes place Friday, October 20 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Prange also offers an artist talk October 20 at 3:30 p.m. in the Reichel Lecture Hall.
The Irish Tenors' Anthony Kearns to open Solo Voices Series (10/9/2006)
The world famous trio, "The Irish Tenors," has boasted one constant: Anthony Kearns. This classical Irish tenor will perform for the Solo Voices Series in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College Friday, October 20 at 8 p.m. Solo performances by Anthony Kearns contain incredible arias and classics, what he fondly calls Evergreens, and a generous dose of the Irish.
Kevin Locke Native Dance Ensemble brings Lakota tradition to Wisconsin Lutheran (10/5/2006)
Kevin Locke Native Dance Ensemble will offer Native American music and dance in the Lakota tradition for the first Horizons Series event of the season on Tuesday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m. The program features hoop dancing - a complex dance involving 28 hoops that create images of the seasons, the moon and sun, flowers, butterflies, and the way of life.
Burning River Brass presents an evening of power and virtuosity (9/29/2006)
Burning River Brass opens the 2006-07 Classic Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College Friday, October 13 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Comprised of 12 of the finest brass and percussion players in the country, Burning River Brass has been dazzling audiences since 1996 with power and virtuosity, harmonious blend and consistently stirring performances.  The program will include: "Of Knights and Castles" from Divertimento by Raymond Premru; "Fugue" by Bach and "Incidental Music" by Dmitri Shostakovich, both arrange by Burning River Brass member Feza Zweifil; "Cinematic Brass" by Anthondy DiLorenzo; and "Hungarian Goulash" from A la Carte by Goff Richards.
Campus Blood Drive (9/27/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Annual Blood Drive, in conjunction with BloodCenter of Wisconsin, will be held in the Siebert Center of the Recreation Complex (REX) on Friday, October 6 from 12-5 p.m. Students, faculty and staff can sign up by contacting Kristin Thompson at kristin.thompson@wlc.edu or 443-8689. You can also sign up in the cafeteria. Photo I.D. required.
Music department features band and choir in Fall Showcase Concerts (9/27/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department will feature its band and choir programs in joint Fall Showcase concerts October 6-7 at 8 p.m. The performances take place in the college's Schwan Concert Hall in the Center for Arts and Performance; 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. Tickets are $5 general, $4 senior and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department opens Beyond Boundaries season with 'An Evening of One Acts' (9/25/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department presents "An Evening of One Acts" September 28-30 at 8 p.m. and October 1 at 3 p.m. The plays which include Susan Glaspell's "Tickless Time" and Alice Gerstenberg's "The Illuminati in Drama Libre" will take place in the Raabe Theatre. The theatre is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. Tickets are $5 adults, $4 seniors, and $2 students. Tickets can be purchased by calling the WLC box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Warrior Fields is site for Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball All-World Championships (9/21/2006)
MILWAUKEE - For the first time in its 32-year history, Gus Macker is bringing its Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball All-World Championship to Milwaukee Sept. 23-24 at Wisconsin Lutheran College's Warrior Fields.  Former Gus Macker All-World Champions, the Flying Knueppel Brothers, are leading the organizing committee with sponsorship from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Southeast Wisconsin Regional Financial Office.
Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel features the lighthearted works of Beethoven (9/19/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents this season's first installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, September 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Beethoven: Sunnyside Up!" featuring a program of Beethoven's most upbeat, lighthearted works including "Rage Over a Lost Penny," "Two Bagatelles," and "Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101."
Capitol Quartet presents an evening of saxophone and jazz (9/12/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College welcomes the Capitol Quartet to the Schwan Concert Hall Friday and Saturday, September 22-23 at 8 p.m. The saxophone quartet is comprised of alumni of the premier military bands of the United States and teaching faculty in America's leading music schools.  The pops concert with include music by George Gershwin, Phillip Glass, Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and Charlie Parker among others.
Roman legionnaires to make camp at Wisconsin Lutheran College (9/7/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College will host an encampment by Legio XIV, a Roman army reenactment group, Saturday, September 16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the college grounds at 8800 W. Bluemound Rd. The event is free and open to the public. Members of the Legion will camp on the grounds, dress in full costume and discuss armor, weaponry, legionary structure, camp life and the history of Legion XIV.
Lori Ellen Rhoden performs piano recital at Wisconsin Lutheran (9/1/2006)
Guest artist Lori Ellen Rhoden performs "A Recital of Nineteenth Century Piano Music" in the Schwan Concert Hall at Wisconsin Lutheran College, Wednesday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m. The performance is free and open to the public.
Joint exhibition with Milwaukee artists Katie Hunt and Gregory Johnson opens in the Schlueter Art Gallery (8/31/2006)
Milwaukee artists Katie Hunt and Gregory Johnson exhibit Figures - works in oil and acrylic - in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College September 8 through October 13 with an opening reception September 8 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran College opens Guest Artist Season with the Duke Ellington Orchestra (8/21/2006)
The Duke Ellington Orchestra kicks off Wisconsin Lutheran College's 2006-07 season Friday and Saturday, September 8-9, 2006. Both performances begin at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. One of the most famous Big Bands of all time, the Duke Ellington Orchestra features favorites including "Take the A-Train," "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)," "Cotton Club Stomp," "Rockin' in Rhythm 24" and "Black and Tan Fantasy."
Wisconsin Lutheran in top 20 of best colleges (8/18/2006)
For the fifth consecutive year, Wisconsin Lutheran College has been ranked among the best comprehensive undergraduate colleges in the Midwest by the U.S.News & World Report in its America's Best Colleges 2007 edition. Wisconsin Lutheran advanced to 20th in the Midwest, moving up from 22nd last year. Only one other Wisconsin college is ranked higher.
Pastor Ron Heins to become executive director of CHARIS (7/24/2006)
Pastor Ron Heins has accepted the position of Executive Director of CHARIS The Institute of Wisconsin Lutheran College.  He will assume his new position after he returns from teaching at Asia Lutheran Seminary in Hong Kong during the fall.  Heins will begin as director of CHARIS effective in early 2007.
Professor Michelle Reina becomes acting internship coordinator for 2006-07 (7/24/2006)
During the 2006-07 academic year, Professor Michelle Reina will be acting as Internship Coordinator while Professor Mary Heins is in Hong Kong. Reina is also an assistant professor in the Business Economics Department.
Wisconsin Lutheran College receives $10,000 in grants for academic camp (7/19/2006)
During the next two weeks, 50 seventh and eighth grade students from the Hopkins Street Elementary School, a Milwaukee public school, will benefit from Wisconsin Lutheran College's summer arts and science camp. The program, funded by $10,000 in grants from the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, runs July 17-27 in the college's new Science Hall with 25 students participating each week. In addition, Thursday, July 20 from 1-5 p.m., all 50 students will venture to the Milwaukee County Zoo to get a behind-the-scenes look at animal anatomy.
Leahy's Luck offers a taste of Ireland for Summer Arts in the Park at Wisconsin Lutheran College (7/19/2006)
Leahy's Luck, one of Milwaukee's most popular Irish bands, will perform for Wisconsin Lutheran College's Summer Arts in the Park free, outdoor concert series Thursday, August 10 at 6:30 p.m. Formed in 1991 by merging two families into a traditional Irish band, Leahy's Luck continues to offer exciting performances for venues and festivals throughout the Midwest including the Quad Cities' Erin Feis, Chicago's Gaelic Park, Cleveland's Irish Fest and the worlds largest Irish festival - Milwaukee's Irish Fest.
Lonsway and Malow turn up the Country at Wisconsin Lutheran College (7/13/2006)
Lonsway and Malow, two of the Midwest's hottest new Country stars, will perform for Wisconsin Lutheran College's Summer Arts in the Park free, outdoor concert series Thursday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m.  Lonsway and Malow offer a wide selection of audience favorites including music by Alabama, Brooks N' Dunn, Gretchen Wilson, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Patsy Cline, Rascal Flatts and Tim McGraw. They also perform several original songs. 
Enjoy bluegrass music with Above the Town at Wisconsin Lutheran College's Summer Arts in the Park (6/19/2006)
Above the Town, Milwaukee's newest contemporary bluegrass ensemble, will blend traditional sounds with Celtic influences, jazz and swing on Thursday, July 13 at 6:30 p.m. for Wisconsin Lutheran's Summer Arts in the Park free, outdoor concert series. Above the Town provides the perfect mix of old and new, performing music by masters of bluegrass as well as original music.
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the Fine Arts Fair and The Kids from Wisconsin concert (6/8/2006)
The third installment of the free Summer Arts in the Park concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College, Fine Arts Fair and The Kids from Wisconsin, is Saturday, July 1 in the campus courtyard. The fair opens at 9 a.m., and The Kids from Wisconsin perform at 2 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public.
Wisconsin Lutheran College participates in emergency response exercise with local agencies (6/7/2006)
On Wednesday, June 7, 2006, Wisconsin Lutheran College had the opportunity to play host site for a local exercise to test the emergency response capabilities of the Wauwatosa Fire and Police Departments, Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office and the West Allis and Brookfield Fire Departments. 
New South Rampart Street Paraders add Dixieland music to Wisconsin Lutheran College's Summer Arts in the Park series (5/26/2006)
Milwaukee's own New South Rampart Street Paraders will perform their high energy, Dixieland music for the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College Thursday, June 22 at 6:30 p.m. The band's extensive repertoire ranges from familiar Dixieland rags, stomps and blues to popular Latin numbers, fox trots, waltzes and polkas.
Howard Schneider Orchestra performs Big Band music of the 1940s at the Summer Arts in the Park Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College (5/19/2006)
The Howard Schneider Orchestra will perform Big Band music of the 1940s for the Summer Arts in the Park free concert series at Wisconsin Lutheran College Thursday, June 8 at 6:30 p.m. The performance may include such memorable, Big Band favorites as "Blue Moon," "Over the Rainbow," "Chattanooga Choo Choo" and "Smoke Get In Your Eyes."
Grab your lawn chairs and head over to 'Summer Arts in the Park' at Wisconsin Lutheran College for a free concert series (5/12/2006)
MILWAUKEE - Beginning in June, Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the annual concert series "Summer Arts in the Park" with FREE outdoor performances all summer.  Musical offerings hail from Dixieland to Ireland, from the 1940s to today, as well as a special concert by The Kids From Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Lutheran College announces all new performances in 2006-07 Guest Artist Series (4/19/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College announces the 2006-07 Guest Artist season, boasting all new talent from around the globe. The schedule is packed with six series and three special events. All performances take place in the Schwan Concert Hall located in the Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave.  To purchase tickets, call (414) 443-8802 or purchase tickets online at wlc.edu/arts. Only series subscriptions are available until July 17.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present Spring Concert (4/19/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present its Spring Concert Friday, May 5 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Under the direction of Professor Terry Treuden, the band offers a pops concert with music from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein, a tribute to Harold Arlen featuring "Come Rain or Come Shine," "Stormy Weather" and "That Old Black Magic" and selections from the Tony-Award-winning musical Wicked by Stephen Schwartz.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform in Warrior Underground (4/13/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band performs in the college's Warrior Underground on Saturday, April 29 at 8 p.m. The Jazz Band offers a full program including "Georgia on My Mind" by Hoagy Carmichael, "Bye Bye Blackbird" by Ray Henderson, "Moon River" by Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini, and "How High the Moon" by Morgan Lewis.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs perform jazz and folk songs for spring concert (4/13/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir will perform a Spring Concert of anthems, folk songs and vocal jazz April 28 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College's graduating art majors to show senior exhibitions (4/5/2006)
Eight graduating seniors from the Wisconsin Lutheran College art department will show their senior thesis exhibitions beginning April 7 and ending May 14. The pieces will be on display in the college's Center for Arts and Performance, Marvin M. Schwan Library and Campus Center.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Music Department presents the Spring Instrumental Ensemble Concert (4/4/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department presents the Spring Instrumental Ensemble concert Friday, April 21 at 8:00 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Ensembles scheduled to perform include the Clarinet Ensemble, Percussion Trio, Trumpet Ensemble, Chamber Ensemble and the Flute Choir. The concert is free and open to the public. The Schwan Concert Hall is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel features the eloquence and exhilaration of Mozart and Ravel (4/4/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents this season's final installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Mozart-Ravel: Eloquence and Exhilaration" featuring Mozart's scintillating "Trumpeter" sonata and Ravel's sensuous "La Valse" arranged for solo piano.
New York Theatre Ballet performs 'Cinderella' at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/28/2006)
New York Theatre Ballet presents the classic fairytale "Cinderella" at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Sunday, April 9 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The timeless story is elaborately told with wicked stepsisters, a fairy godmother, magic slippers and a most charming prince - all performed with colorful costumes and an ingenious set. Donald Mahler, "Cinderella" choreographer, is the former director of the Metropolitan Opera Ballet in New York.
Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department presents 'Diary of a Scoundrel' (3/23/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department will present Alexander Ostrovsky's Diary of a Scoundrel March 30-April 1 at 8 p.m., April 2 at 3 p.m. and April 6-8 at 8 p.m. This classic comedy from 19th century Russia, directed by Professor Jay Sierszyn, is also known as "Too Clever by Half" and "Enough Stupidity in Every Wise Man" - proverbs which reflect its witty, satirical nature.
Frula performs the traditional folk dances of Eastern Europe at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/22/2006)
Frula performs the traditional folk dances of the former Yugoslavia, as well as from Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Albania, as part of the Horizons Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Tuesday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. Frula's repertoire is comprised of customs and folk tales gathered from these cultures presented through music and dance.
Canadian musicians Angéle Dubeau & La Pietá bring their passion for classical music to Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/7/2006)
Angéle Dubeau & La Pietá, a 12-member, all-female string ensemble, will perform Tuesday, March 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The program will include: "Chaconne in G minor" by Tomaso Antonio Vitali; "Homage to Piazzolla" by Astor Piazzolla; "Quartet in G minor" by Joe Hisaishi; "First Romanian Rhapsody" by George Enescu; and "Carmen" by Georges Bizet. Several of the pieces are arranged or orchestrated by Dubeau or members of La Pietá.
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs conclude 'River Town' tour with Milwaukee performance (3/7/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College choirs conclude "River Town" tour with Milwaukee performance March 7, 2006 MILWAUKEE - The choirs of Wisconsin Lutheran College will offer a free concert in the Schwan Concert Hall Friday, March 17 at 8 p.m. This is the final performance in the choirs' "River Town" tour that took
Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band concludes 'Between Two Rivers' tour with Milwaukee performance (3/7/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will offer a free concert in the Schwan Concert Hall Sunday, March 19 at 3 p.m. This performance is the culminating concert in the band's mini-tour of Wisconsin and Illinois that took place February 23-26. The tour, titled "Between Two Rivers," included: Onalaska, Middleton and Somers, with a stop in Antioch, Illinois. The tour also included a noon performance in the State Capitol building in Madison.
Susan Egan performs Broadway hits at Wisconsin Lutheran College (3/1/2006)
Broadway and film star Susan Egan will perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College Friday, March 10 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Best known for originating the starring role of "Belle" in Disney's Broadway adaptation of Beauty and the Beast, Egan will perform her own renditions of Broadway hits including: "Don't Rain on My Parade" from Funny Girl; "Dreamed a Dream" from Les Miserables; "Someone to Watch Over Me" from Crazy for You; "Cabaret" from Cabaret and a medley of songs from Beauty and the Beast.
Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians bring 'The Sweetest Music This Side of Heaven' to Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/21/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College welcomes Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians on Friday and Saturday, March 3-4 at 8 p.m. Famous for songs such as "Auld Lang Syne," "Boo Hoo, Coquette," "Sweethearts on Parade" and "Ain't She Sweet," Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians have entertained audiences for nearly 82 years.
Spirit of Hope 2006: Pro & Collegiate Dance and Cheer Exposition at Wisconsin Lutheran College (2/7/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College hosts the Spirit of Hope 2006: Pro & Collegiate Dance and Cheer Exposition Friday, February 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Recreation Complex. The event will highlight the talent of several university and professional sports dance teams from southeastern Wisconsin. The proceeds from the exposition go to the Midwest Athletes against Childhood Cancer (MACC) Fund - providing hope through research to find a cure for childhood cancers.
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents music and art events featuring alumni (2/6/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents two alumni events - the alumni art exhibition and the Faculty and Friends chamber music recital Saturday, February 25. The alumni exhibition "The Remembering Process" runs through March 30 and begins with an opening reception at 6 p.m. February 25 in the Schlueter Art Gallery. The Wisconsin Lutheran Faculty and Friends chamber music recital follows the opening reception at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Both events are free and open to the public. 
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents The Man Who Came to Dinner (2/6/2006)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department presents The Man Who Came to Dinner by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart February 22-26 in the Raabe Theatre. The February 22-24 performances begin at 8 p.m., and the February 25-26 performances begin at 3 p.m. In celebration of the theatre department's 10th season in the Raabe, WLC theatre alumni join with current students to present this classic comedy. The Man Who Came to Dinner is directed by Professor Jan Nelson.
Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel features the virtuoso variations of Mozart and Chopin (1/26/2006)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the third installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Mozart and Chopin: Virtuoso Variations" featuring the charming "Variations on Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" by Mozart and Chopin's "Variations" on a famous melody from Mozart's "Don Giovanni."
Simply Gershwin with Paul Bisaccia and John Whitley perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/26/2006)
Simply Gershwin with pianist Paul Bisaccia and vocalist John Whitley performs February 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Simply Gershwin offers music composed and arranged by George Gershwin, including "'S Wonderful," "I Got Rhythm," "Embraceable You," "Rhapsody in Blue" and "Summertime."
Baylor University Professor Ralph Wood to give lecture on J.R.R. Tolkien at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/26/2006)
Baylor University Professor Ralph Wood presents "J.R.R. Tolkien: Writer for Our Time of Terror" on Friday, February 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Black Box Studio Theatre at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The lecture is free and open to the public. The theatre is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. For more information regarding this event, contact Dr. Peter Fraser at (414) 443-8792.
Trinity II brings the groundbreaking artistry of Irish step-dancing to Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/16/2006)
Trinity II brings the groundbreaking artistry of the Trinity Academy of Irish Dance to Wisconsin Lutheran College's Schwan Concert Hall January 31 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Horizons Series. Since becoming the first American team to win the title World Champions of Irish Dance, Trinity has performed around the world and continues to redefine the art of step-dancing.
Frank Ferrante presents 'An Evening with Groucho' at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/11/2006)
Frank Ferrante, actor, director and producer, presents "An Evening with Groucho" January 27-28 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Ferrante's two-act comedy consists of the best Groucho Marx one-liners, anecdotes and songs including "Hooray for Captain Spalding" and "Lydia, the Tattooed Lady." The audience becomes part of the show as Ferrante ad-libs his way through the performance in grand Groucho style. Accompanied by his onstage pianist, Jim Furmston, Ferrante portrays the young Groucho of stage and film and reacquaints us with the likes of his brothers Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Gummo, and also film greats Charlie Chaplin, W.C. Fields and Greta Garbo.
Milwaukee artist Katheryn Corbin unveils “Primavera” at Wisconsin Lutheran College (1/9/2006)
"Primavera," a show featuring Milwaukee artist Katheryn Corbin's newly created paintings on canvas and clay, opens at Wisconsin Lutheran College January 20 with a reception for the artist beginning at 6 p.m. The show runs through February 17 in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Area Lutheran high schools participate in Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Festival (1/6/2006)
One hundred and fifty-seven area Lutheran high school instrumentalists and their directors will attend Wisconsin Lutheran College's sixth annual Jazz Festival January 14. This all-day event culminates in a joint performance at 7 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The concert program will include "Almost Like Being in Love," "An Ellington Tribute," "Fly Me to the Moon," "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You," "Big Noise from Winnetka" and "Georgia On My Mind."
Red Priest performs baroque music with swashbuckling virtuosity (1/4/2006)
Red Priest brings its unique brand of baroque music performance to the Schwan Concert Hall Friday, January 20 at 8 p.m. This British ensemble has redefined the art of period performance, combining the fruits of extensive research with swashbuckling virtuosity. Red Priest performs largely from memory, allowing an operatic level of freedom and interaction. Its energetic programs are drawn from myriad baroque sources to create a kaleidoscopic range of moods and colors.
Snapshots! Student Art at a Glance (11/29/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College art department features "Snapshots! Student Art at a Glance" December 2 through January 15 in the Schlueter Art Gallery and Raabe Theatre lobby. The exhibition features work from a variety of media - drawing, painting, sculpture, graphic design, watercolor and ceramics. The opening reception will be held December 2 from 6-8 p.m. in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Music Department Presents Fourth Annual Tag Team Recital (11/29/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department presents the Fourth Annual Tag Team Recital Tuesday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall.
Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Features the Romantic Fantasies of Mozart and Schubert (11/28/2005)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the second installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Wednesday, December 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Mozart - Schubert: Romantic Fantasies" featuring the brooding "D Minor Fantasy" of Mozart and the technically difficult "Wanderer Fantasy" by Schubert. According to May Byron of the Schubert Institute, there is a story of Schubert giving up during the playing of his "Wanderer Fantasy" and shouting "the devil may play this stuff."
Winter Band Concert 2005 (11/28/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present its Winter Concert Friday, December 9 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The hall is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave.  Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Choirs to Give Christmas Festival Concert (11/15/2005)
To usher in the holiday season, the Wisconsin Lutheran Choir, Chamber Choir and Chapel Choir will perform a Christmas Festival Concert of sacred works Friday and Saturday, December 2-3 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, December 4 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band to perform (11/10/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Jazz Band will be performing in the Warrior Underground on Saturday, November 19 at 8 p.m.
Summer Arts in the Park Concert Series: Lynn Barber & Friends Quintet To Perform Classic, Smooth Jazz (11/5/2005)
The Lynn Barber & Friends Jazz Quintet, with special guest Berkeley Fudge, will offer an evening of classic, smooth jazz for the Wisconsin Lutheran College Summer Arts in the Park outdoor concert series. The concert will be held Thursday, Aug. 18 at 6:30 p.m. Berkeley Fudge, saxophone, has been hailed the godfather of the Milwaukee jazz scene. All Summer Arts in the Park concerts are free and take place at 8800 West Bluemound Road on the campus courtyard located between Bluemound Road and Wisconsin Avenue at 89th Street.
Schroeder Joins Wisconsin Lutheran College's Information Technology Department (11/5/2005)
Mark Schroeder has been named Wisconsin Lutheran College's technology user liaison. In this position, Schroeder will be the primary contact for facilitating the use of enterprise-wide computing and other technology solutions.
Sweeney Named Admissions Counselor at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/5/2005)
Meghan Sweeney has been named Wisconsin Lutheran College's new admissions counselor. In this position, Sweeney will work to develop relationships with prospective students and help them through the process of learning about colleges and determining the best fit for them.
Chasin' Mason Presents Bold, Fast-Paced Country/Pop Sound (11/5/2005)
Chasin' Mason, a young, country music group performing today's hits, will bring the Wisconsin Lutheran College Summer Arts in the Park outdoor concert series to a close on Thursday, September 1 at 6:30 p.m. All Summer Arts in the Park concerts are free and take place at 8800 West Bluemound Road on the campus courtyard located between Bluemound Road and Wisconsin Avenue at 89th Street.
Wisconsin Lutheran Ranked One of Top Colleges in Midwest (11/5/2005)
Wisconsin Lutheran College has been ranked among the best comprehensive undergraduate colleges in the Midwest for the fourth consecutive year by the U.S.News & World Report in its America's Best Colleges 2006 edition. Wisconsin Lutheran advanced to 22nd in the Midwest, moving up from 23rd last year. Only one other college in Wisconsin is ranked higher.
World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra Opens Guest Artist Series 10th Anniversary Season (11/5/2005)
The world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra kicks off the 10th anniversary season of the Guest Artist Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The orchestra performs Glenn Miller favorites including Tuxedo Junction, In the Mood and Moonlight Serenade. The concerts will be held September 9 & 10 at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall of the WLC Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 West Wisconsin Avenue. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (414) 443-8802 or visit wlc.edu/arts.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Dedicates Warrior Fields Athletic Complex (11/5/2005)
Wisconsin Lutheran College dedicates Warrior Fields, the new 26-acre outdoor athletic complex, Saturday, September 10 at 12:40 p.m. The complex is located at 10200 W. Watertown Plank Road. The football game between the Warriors and the Rockford College Regents will follow the dedication with a 1 p.m. kick off.
Schlueter Art Gallery Becomes a Costa Rican Rainforest (11/5/2005)
From September 9 through October 13, Costa Rican Visions, a unique collection of artwork in a variety of media inspired by a visit to the Tirimbina Rainforest Center, will be on display in the Schlueter Art Gallery.
Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel Features the Passion of Mozart and Beethoven (11/5/2005)
Wisconsin Lutheran College presents the season's first installment of Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel September 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Siegel, who offers performances with commentary, presents "Mozart - Beethoven: Passion and Pathos" featuring the fiery, powerful "A Minor Sonata" by Mozart and the tumultuous, lyrical "Sonata Pathétique" by Beethoven.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Student Body Makes 'Hairy' Deal with President to Raise Funds for Hurricane Katrina Relief Efforts (11/5/2005)
Wisconsin Lutheran College Student Senate has set a goal for the students to raise more than $5,000 during the month of September to aid Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. As an incentive to fundraising, Dr. Timothy Kriewall, the college's president, has agreed to dye his hair the color the students choose once the $5,000 goal is met. As of September 13, only five days after the start of collection, the students have raised more than $4,500. With only $500 to go, President Kriewall will soon be sporting a new hair color.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Music Department Features Band and Choir in Fall Showcase Concerts (11/5/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department will feature its band and choir programs in joint Fall Showcase concerts October 7 & 8 at 8 p.m. The performances take place in the college's Schwan Concert Hall in the Center for Art and Performance; 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. Tickets are $5 general, $4 senior and $2 students and may be purchased through the box office at (414) 443-8802 or online at wlc.edu/arts.
Moscow Chamber Orchestra to Perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/5/2005)
The Moscow Chamber Orchestra, called "the greatest orchestra in the world" by Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich, will open the Classic Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College October 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The orchestra will perform a variety of works including "Serenade No. 6 'Serenata Noturna'" by Mozart, "Vocalise Op. 34 No. 4" by Rachmaninov, "Concerto for Two Violins in D minor" by Bach, "Five Armenian Dances" by Komitas and "Three Tangos" by Piazzolla.
Lights Out in the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran (11/5/2005)
From October 21 through November 20, the Schlueter Art Gallery at Wisconsin Lutheran College will feature the original hand-colored etchings of illustrator Arthur Geisert, created for his latest book, Lights Out.
Theatre IV brings the classic Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to Wisconsin Lutheran (11/5/2005)
Theatre IV, a non-profit, professional theatre group for young audiences, will present the classic fairytale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as part of the Family Fun Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The production on Sunday, October 16 at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall combines live actors and wonderful puppets on the journey that leads to "happily ever after."
Actor and historian to visit Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/5/2005)
Dr. John "Chuck" Chalberg, actor and historian, will present his portrayal of G.K. Chesterton, 20th century Christian author, and Teddy Roosevelt, former United States president, in a one-man-show on October 19 at 7 p.m. in Wisconsin Lutheran College's Black Box Studio Theatre. The performance is free and open to the pubic. The Black Box Studio Theatre is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. For more information call Dr. Peter Fraser, WLC professor of English, at (414) 443-8792.
Mac Frampton and the Hollywood Hills Orchestra returns to the Schwan Concert Hall (11/5/2005)
Mac Frampton and the Hollywood Hills Orchestra returns to the Schwan Concert Hall by popular demand for the 10th anniversary season of the Guest Artist Series at Wisconsin Lutheran College. The concert, titled Oh Henry!, will be performed October 21 & 22 at 8 p.m. The program features works arranged by Henry Mancini, one of the most successful film composers of all time, including "Baby Elephant Walk," "The Pink Panther" and "Moon River."
Braun discusses life and work of Lutheran composer Fritz Otto Reuter (11/5/2005)
Dr. Mark Braun, professor of theology at Wisconsin Lutheran College, will present a discussion on the life and work of Fritz Otto Reuter, early 20th century musician, composer and educator. The presentation will be given at the annual meeting of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Historical Institute in the Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary chapel in Mequon at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 16. Admission is free of charge.
The Wisconsin Lutheran College Theatre Department presents An Experiment with an Air Pump (11/5/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College theatre department, celebrating 10 years in the Center for Arts and Performance, presents the fascinating, poignant play An Experiment with an Air Pump by Shelagh Stephenson November 4-6 and 10-12 in the Raabe Theatre.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Warriors dedicate football game to troops overseas (11/5/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College football team and cheerleaders are dedicating the October 22 home game against Albion College to U.S. Armed Forces stationed around the world. The teams will collect specific non-perishable items or financial donations to be distributed by Operation Gratitude to troops overseas for the holiday season. Kick-off at Raabe Stadium begins at 12 p.m.
Wisconsin Lutheran College Music Department offers Instrumental Ensemble Concert (11/5/2005)
The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department will offer a free Instrumental Ensemble concert Sunday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Ensembles scheduled to perform include the Clarinet Ensemble, Brass Quartet, Flute Choir and the Chamber Ensemble. The Schwan Concert Hall is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Balza Joins Faculty at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/4/2005)
Robert Balza, Ph.D., has been named assistant professor of biology at Wisconsin Lutheran College. His primary teaching responsibilities will include genetics, cell biology, developmental biology, and advanced physiology.
Franc D'Ambrosio performs the music of Broadway at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/4/2005)
As part of the new Solo Voices Series, Franc D'Ambrosio brings the music of Broadway to Wisconsin Lutheran College's Schwan Concert Hall Friday, November 18 at 8 p.m. He will offer favorites from a number of popular musicals including Brigadoon, Les Miserables, Man of LaMancha, Chicago, Jekyll and Hyde and The Phantom of the Opera.
Singer-songwriter Kate Campbell to perform at Wisconsin Lutheran College (11/2/2005)
Singer-songwriter Kate Campbell performs her soulful country/folk music at Wisconsin Lutheran College November 3, 2005, at 7 p.m. in the Black Box Studio Theatre.
Annual 'Warrior 5K Through the Park' to Mark 3rd Year at Greenfield Park (11/2/2005)
The 3rd annual "Warrior 5K Through the Park" will once again be held at Greenfield Park in West Allis on Saturday, November 5 at 10 a.m.
Vienna Choir Boys return to the Schwan Concert Hall (11/2/2005)
The Vienna Choir Boys return to the Schwan Concert Hall by popular demand November 9, 2005. This will be the third time that the choir has performed for sold out crowds at Wisconsin Lutheran. The 7:30 p.m. concert will feature classical works by Schubert, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Haydn and Strauss, as well as international folksongs from the United States, Jamaica, Argentina, Russia and Austria.