THELMA SADOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS

February 16, 2019

Abstract Painting

See colors and shapes come to life with acrylic and tempera paint. Through this experimental class, students of all ages will learn about design, balance and color while being encouraged to paint with energy, invention, and freedom of expression.   Abstract…
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February 20, 2019

Community Voices: Laura Jean Baker

Raised by therapists; married to a defense attorney, Laura Jean Baker writes where mental health, crime, and family intersect. She earned her M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Michigan, where she was a Colby Fellow for graduate study.…
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February 23, 2019

Portrait Painting

Through this traditional class, students of all ages will explore more formal painting techniques and practices. We will paint self-portraits and learn about observing life and how to interpret what we see in paint.   Portrait Painting Saturday, February 23 Drop…
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March 4, 2019

THELMA Book Club

Join the THELMA Book Club! It’s free and open to the public! Members are responsible to get their own books. Led by Amy Manion, join us for our next meeting March 4 at 7 pm. The book we will be…
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March 8, 2019

Cheeseheads: The Documentary

Starting at 5:30 pm, enjoy cheese sampling, cash bar and more! Packers Hall of Famer kicker Chester Marcol, also featured in the film, is doing signings of his book Alive And Kicking.  Also, Fond du Lac native, Jeff Kahlow, an…
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March 9, 2019

“Dreamerboy”

This is an exciting Saturday for Studio 51! Writer and filmmaker John Mitchell makes his way into the picture-book world with his first work in the “Dreamerboy” series. Join in the fun as John reads his book with a humorous…
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March 15, 2019

Davina and The Vagabonds

So much more than just a blues act, Davina and the Vagabonds’ shows are filled with New Orleans charm, Memphis soul swagger, dark theatrical moments and tender gospel passages.   Davina’s voice and stage presence defy category in a different way.…
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March 22, 2019

Eilen Jewell

Eilen Jewell laughs when told her label’s president called her a musicologist. But she confirms she and her husband and bandmate, Jason Beek, have a passion for studying American music. “We really love to uncover the past. It’s almost like…
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March 29, 2019

Tommy Castro and The Painkillers

Blazing soul-blues rocker Tommy Castro’s musical roots run deep. As he unleashes his high-energy music to fans all over the world, Castro is inspired by the sounds he absorbed while coming of age on the rough and tumble side of…
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April 3, 2019

Majik Metals

This is a workshop meant for beginners in metalworking. The classes will be held Wednesday evenings from April 3 – April 24. This is a four-week course.   Learn to design and create your own custom jewelry with metals and other…
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April 16, 2019

Student Voices

This evening is for the upcoming student poets and writers to shine. Local students will read from pieces of their own work. Part of THELMA’s Lake Reading Series, a free event focusing on visual arts, music, film and theater. Cash…
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April 19, 2019

The Jimmys

The Jimmys aren’t your typical blues band. With awards and reviews rolling in on their new album “Hot Dish” the Jimmys are primed for the world stage. Get to a club or a festival and see what they’re all about. …
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April 26, 2019

Tweed

Part of the “soul-revival” movement with their own style of Memphis flavored soul, roots, and blues!  Formed in late 2010, Tweed featuring Gervis Myles (formerly known as Tweed Funk) garnered national attention with the release of 4 albums and dates…
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May 7, 2019

Master Metals

This metals workshop is for those familiar with metalworking equipment and processes. The classes will be held Tuesday evenings from May 7 – May 28. This is a four week course.   Students will work with soldering, etching, texturizing, and many…
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May 10, 2019

Kyle Megna and The Monsoons

Kyle Megna and the Monsoons (2018 WAMI Alternative Rock/Rock Artist of the Year) and (2017 WAMI Alternative Rock/Rock Artist of the year) is an original Wisconsin band with an ever-growing following locally and beyond. The band has shared the stage…
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July 29, 2019 - August 9, 2019

On Stage @THELMA: Giants in the Sky

Giants in the Sky, A New Musical is coming to THELMA this Summer! Music & Lyrics by Denver Casado Book & Lyrics by Kerry Kazmierowicztrimm THELMA’s arts day camp – On Stage @ THELMA will feature the theatrical adventure ,…
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