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Theatre & Dance

Theatre First Nighters

The Theatre First Nighters are a group of individuals from the University and Green Bay Community who have made generous donations to the University Theatre. These patrons are given priority seating on Opening Nights of Mainstage Productions and are welcomed to a reception with the company following the Opening Night Performance. The donations of the First Nighters are used for the purchase of equipment, stipends for guest artists and Theatre Student Scholarships.

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First Nighters, Directors, and Producers receive:

  • Recognition in Theatre Programs
  • UW-Green Bay Theatre Newsletters
  • 2 Complimentary Opening Night Tickets with Preferred Seating & Exchange Privileges
  • Invitations to Opening Night First Nighters Receptions with the Cast and Company

Theatre Angels receive:

  • Recognition in Theatre Programs
  • UW-Green Bay Theatre Newsletters
  • 1 complimentary ticket per play
  • Invitation to Theatre First Nighter Receptions

UW-Green Bay Theatre welcomes donations in any amount!

Please make checks payable to UW-Green Bay Foundation and mail to:

UW-Green Bay Foundation, Inc.
Theatre First Nighters
2420 Nicolet Drive, CL 805
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001

Our UW-Green Bay Theatre First Nighter Liaison, Linda Parins, will keep you updated about Theatre First Nighter Opening Night Receptions and will receive your ticket requests throughout the Theatre Season. If you have questions, you can reach Linda at (920) 465-2944 or email her at