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Community Theatre & Arts

Keeping the arts Alive

Introducing a new era of theatre, music and arts.

Community theatre is active and thriving in the Real North. We boast two beloved theatre organizations and a community choir. Theatre on the Bay and Children's Theatre have been entertaining residents and visitors for decades. West Shore Chorale has been performing since 1981 and has a unique dynamic, connecting community and university members across all age and ability levels. We also create art events and workshops for the community. Come experience a new era of theatre and arts.

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Upcoming Shows

All shows take place in the Herbert L. Williams Theatre on the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus. 

Matilda The Musical

Roald Dahl's 
Matilda: The Musical

Children's Theatre
Friday-Saturday, July 19-20 & July 26-27, 7 p.m.
Sunday, July 21 & July 28, 2 p.m.

Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life. With a book adaption by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and continues to thrill sold-out audiences of all ages around the world.

Packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs and an unforgettable star turn for a young actress, Matilda is a joyous girl power romp. Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of the special little girl with an extraordinary imagination.

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"Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical" is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

Upcoming Opportunities

Sing with Us - Join the West Shore Chorale!

Join the West Shore Chorale

West Shore Chorale is now accepting new members in preparation for the fall concert on Sunday, December 8. Full dress rehearsal Saturday, December 7.

West Shore Chorale has been performing since the 1981, when it was founded by David Giebler. The Chorale has a unique dynamic, connecting community and university members across all age and ability levels. The group is currently directed by Jane Wells. Registration for the fall semester is $35. 


Marinette Campus Children's Theatre

Children's Theatre

Children's Theatre offers theatrical opportunities for children ages 6-18. Since 1993, the theatre has proudly staged performances of our best-loved stories.

Marinette Campus Theatre on the Bay

Theatre on the Bay

Since 1966, Theatre on the Bay has been a community mainstay, representing the best of Marinette and inspiring community pride, inclusion and enrichment.

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Take a Seat Campaign

Your support will ensure community theatre continues to thrive in Marinette.

Your philanthropic investment will ensure Theatre on the Bay and Children's Theatre continue to delight, educate, and entertain future generations. A strong, dedicated endowment will provide long-term financial stability for performing arts at the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus.

Pledge Your Support

Herbert L. Williams Theatre

Rent Me!

The Herbert L. Williams Theatre is reservable for your next event! The Theatre has 310 seats, and state-of-the-art audio and video equipment for any and all event needs. 

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Have Questions?

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to Lauryn Albaugh at or (715) 504-3351.

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