Theater – June 2021

Summer Theater Preview by Jim Romenesko With all the excitement of a theatre curtain dramatically rising at the top of a show, the Appleton theatre community is edging its way back to normal operations.   Although with fewer productions in the hopper and,...

Theater – May 2021

Xavier Theater’s Path to Reopening by Jim Romenesko For the past two months I’ve been writing to tell you about local high school theatre programs that have cautiously moved back to producing after being on “hold” for nearly a year. This month,...
Scene – Attic Chamber Theatre – April 2021

Scene – Attic Chamber Theatre – April 2021

Spotlight to Shine Again at Attic Theatre by Tim Froberg Community theater is among the best bargains available. It offers an entertainment outlet for local citizens at a reasonable price and provides artistic opportunities on the stage for everyday people and...

Theater – April 2021

Appleton North Theater Embraces Hope by Jim Romenesko When the pandemic shut down school activities last March, Appleton North Theatre’s planned production of “The Laramie Project” was one of the casualties. Now, with many local high school theatres carefully...

Theater – March 2021

Sleeping Giants Begin to Awaken by Jim Romenesko   When Wisconsin schools were shuttered on March 18 of last year, most of us never expected that the situation would extend well into this year.  But there are signs of hope! A survey of local high school theatre...