THELMA SADOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS

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October 19, 2018

J Council with Jacob Miller

J-Council features music written by Jon Wheelock and Sam Farrell and produced by Grammy nominated Cory Chisel! Jon Wheelock fronts the R&B and soul band J-Council. To anyone who’s seen Wheelock live, he’s “the guy with the big voice,” skillfully…
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October 20, 2018

24 Hour Theater

The Young Professionals of Fond du Lac (YPF) and Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts invite you to join us for a 24-Hour Theater production on October 20th at 7 pm in THELMA’s Great Hall. 24-Hour Theater is based on…
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October 20, 2018

Traditional Painting

Through this traditional class, students of all ages will explore more formal painting techniques and practices. We will paint a still life and learn about observing life and how to interpret what we see in paint. Traditional Painting Saturday, October…
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October 26, 2018

The Phantom of the Opera (1925 film) featuring Live Organist

Experience the magic of Silent Cinema with a live accompaniment by Chicago’s foremost photoplay organist, Jay Warren. Warren brings all the color, excitement, and glamour of the silent film era back to life with his original scores for the silver…
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October 27, 2018

Sculpture

In this sculpture class, students of all ages will explore non-traditional materials and discover a new world when they use their hands to build and combine materials together to create a unique 3-dimensional artwork. Sculpture Saturday, October 27 12 pm…
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October 30, 2018

Veteran Voices: Kevin Powers

Poet & novelist Kevin Powers was born and raised in Richmond, VA. In 2004 and 2005 he served with the U.S. Army in Mosul and Tal Afar, Iraq. He studied English at Virginia Commonwealth University after his honorable discharge and…
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November 2, 2018

Nikki Hill

Those who have seen Carolina girl Nikki Hill sing agree—this isn’t just another newcomer on the scene, this is a ‘whiplash’ moment. Where did this fireball come from? Why haven’t I heard of her before? If you haven’t heard of…
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November 3, 2018

Printmaking

We will explore the inventive process of printmaking with relief prints. This class will enable students to take home multiples of their favorite prints, so there will be enough artwork to share with family and friends. Printmaking Saturday, November 3…
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November 10, 2018

Exploratory Painting

See colors shapes come to life with acrylic, watercolor and tempera paint. Through this exploratory class, students will be encouraged to paint with energy, invention, and freedom of expression. Exploratory Painting Saturday, November 10 12 pm – 2 pm $15…
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November 14, 2018

Rise and Wine Yoga

One-hour yoga class in the Susan O. Ahern Contemporary Wing and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine afterwards!   Amy Jarvis is the Vinyasa yoga instructor at Yoga One Studio in Cedarburg and Fox Point.   We’ll be inside among the art!…
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November 17, 2018

Traditional Drawing

Through this traditional drawing class, students will explore more formal drawing techniques and practices. We will draw still lives to learn about observing life and how to interpret what we see into a drawing. Traditional Drawing Saturday, November 17 12…
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November 30, 2018

Dead Horses

Blending elements of traditional roots with contemporary indie folk, the album is both familiar and unexpected, unflinchingly honest in its portrayal of modern American life, yet optimistic in its unshakable faith in brighter days to come. Earthy and organic, Vos’…
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December 3, 2018

THELMA Book Club

Registration is open and free to join the THELMA Book Club! Members are responsible to get their own books. Led by Amy Manion, join us for our meeting December 3 at 7 pm. The book we will be reading is…
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December 5, 2018

Yuletide Yoga and Wine

One-hour yoga class in the Susan O. Ahern Contemporary Wing and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine afterwards!   Amy Jarvis is the Vinyasa yoga instructor at Yoga One Studio in Cedarburg and Fox Point.   We’ll be inside among the art!…
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December 14, 2018

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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December 21, 2018

Isthmus Brass

Wisconsin’s premiere large brass ensemble. Conducted by John Stevens. Under the direction of brass-icon, John Stevens, and comprised of the finest professional brass players in the Midwest, the ISTHMUS BRASS is Wisconsin’s premiere large brass ensemble. Recently established in 2009…
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January 18, 2019

Abby Jeanne

Abby Jeanne is a songwriter, singer,and producer originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In 2010 she hit the road in her mini-van to begin her musical journey With her first demo and Band Eden-Abby. she would spend the next 4 years traveling…
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January 27, 2019

Sammy Miller and The Congregation

A native of Los Angeles, Sammy Miller has become known for his unique maturity and relentless focus on making music that “feels good” as a drummer, singer and bandleader. Upon completing his Master’s at The Julliard School, Sammy formed his…
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February 1, 2019

Trapper Schoepp & The Shades

Trapper Schoepp is a young man who’s befriended a strange and diverse cast of characters during his 27 years. That small army of rogues and rebels, drifters and dreamers, soldiers and schemers populate his songs, their tragedies and comedies, their…
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February 8, 2019

Copper Box

Don’t miss this THELMA favorite! Copper Box was nominated for 2018 Folk/Celtic Artist of the year. Danny Jerabek (accordion, keys, percussion, vocals, cornet, sousaphone, etc.) and his wife, Michelle (Thull) Jerabek (bari saxophone, vocals, guitar, percussion, etc.) both are nominated…
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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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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 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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