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Upcoming Shows & Events

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Feb
25
Sun
Milwaukee Festival Brass: “Formidable Brass” @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm
Milwaukee Festival Brass: "Formidable Brass" @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

The Milwaukee Festival Brass, one of our resident artistic partners, returns with a program that highlights the technical prowess, compositional ingenuity, and color spectrum of the brass band idiom.

Feb
28
Wed
Green & Teigeiro Exhibition Opening Reception @ Carron Family Gallery and Joseph & Harriet Kern Gallery
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Green & Teigeiro Exhibition Opening Reception @ Carron Family Gallery and Joseph & Harriet Kern Gallery | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the latest Pius XI Alumni Exhibition! The exhibition features Steve Green ’97 and Simon Teigeiro ’13.

Learn more and meet the artists here >

Mar
3
Sat
Infusion: The Dance Experience @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

This one day intensive experience from the Pius XI Performing Arts Academy gives Dance students from grades 8-12 the opportunity to interface with some of the best and brightest in the world of Dance from across the country. Enrollment is only $50 and includes lunch and a commemorative T-Shirt. Space Is Limited, Don’t Miss Out!

Click here to register now! Registrations are due on February 16, 2018.

Featuring Master Teachers:

ChelseyBradleyChelsey Bradley, J.D., M.F.A., is a choreographer, professor, attorney, and author working at the intersection of dance and legal studies. She has held positions as both a lecturer of dance and professor of law for the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. She currently serves as resident choreographer for Dance Wisconsin.

Chelsey’s choreography can be found in the repertoire of Dance Wisconsin, Greater Lansing Ballet Company, Canton Ballet, Eau Claire Concert Dance Company, Ballet 5:8, and the Central Indiana Dance Ensemble. Her work for these companies has earned her Regional Dance America’s National Choreographic Commissioning award four times, Regional Dance America’s Choreography Connection Grant in 2014, and a Choreographic Honors Award from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in 2015.

In addition to her contemporary works, Chelsey premiered a full-length ballet, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” for Dance Wisconsin in 2016, and will a full-length “Snow White” for Central Indiana Dance Ensemble in 2017. Chelsey’s writings on choreography and teaching are published by Dance Advantage, and she shares information on the intersection of dance and law through her YouTube Channel, The Academy for Artistic Entrepreneurs.

 

CedricGardnerCedric Gardner 

Bio Coming Soon!

 

 

 

 

SabraMichelleSabra Michelle is happy to be a Teaching Artist for this program! She has many performance and choreography-assisting credits for Off-Broadway and regional theatres as well as being an award-winning teacher and choreographer in her own right. She is best known for playing leading ladies in musicals such as Lola in DAMN YANKEES, Cassie in A CHORUS LINE, Roxie in CHICAGO, and many others. She was featured on the National tour of THE PAJAMA GAME, cruising the Hawaiian islands on Norwegian Cruise Line’s PRIDE OF AMERICA, at President Clinton’s Inauguration in George Faison’s KING! A MUSICAL TESTIMONY with Maya Angelou, and on the BEAR IN THE BIG BLUE HOUSE LIVE! video (released by Jim Henson/Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment), with whom she toured the world for 3 seasons.

A native of the Washington, DC area, Sabra received her BFA in Dance from Shenandoah Conservatory. She also trained in London, England; Paris, France; and New York City. Professional dance companies include Dancin’ Unlimited, Motion Mania Dance Theatre, and the Ballroom Dance Company. As a teacher, Sabra’s students have won awards, scholarships, and Olympic medals (Sabra is proud to have taught hundreds of aspiring dancers, as well as elite American gymnasts coached by Kelli Hill). Sabra is a recipient of the “Outstanding Excellence in Teaching” Award from the Governor’s School of Virginia. She has set the foundation for young performers’ skills in musical theatre across the country.

Living in New York City for over a decade, Sabra devoted herself to philanthropic work for Broadway Cares and founded The Cougar Ball, which has produced gala fundraisers for The Actors Fund and the Phyllis Newman Women’s Health Initiative for several years.

Sabra is happy to share her energy and hopes to encourage others to find joy and inspiration in all they do. For more information, please visit www.SabraMichelle.com.

 

LisaMoberlyLisa Moberly is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with a degree in dance. As a professional dancer, Lisa has performed with Chris Stevens, Kanopy Dance in Madsion, Nikolais/Louis Dance Theatre in New York, Martha Mulligan and Brian Jeffery in Chicago and currently with Betty Salamun’s Dance Circus in Milwaukee. Lisa has assisted in developing A.C.E. programs for schools while with Dance Circus.

Her teaching experience started in college when she helped develop a dance program for Mary Lou Meyers, Turning Point Dance Academy. She has also taught dance at Sherry Morray’s Dance Academy in Downers Grove, IL. Lisa is currently teaching for Danceworks at their main location and at their satellite location at the Jewish Community Center. Lisa is also a certified Pilates instructor. She received her certification from Body in Balance in Chicago, IL. and has taught Pilates for the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee since 2004. In 2012 Lisa opened her own studio, Flying Frog LLC., located in Thiensville where she teaches Pilates and the GYROTONIC (R) method. Lisa also teaches Pre-Ballet and Pilates for the Milwaukee Ballet School.

Mar
9
Fri
NO CHILD… @ Black Box Theater
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm
NO CHILD... @ Black Box Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

By Nilaja Sun
Directed by Joshua Pohja

NO CHILD…is a tour-de-force exploration of the New York City public school system. An insightful, hilarious and touching master class not to be missed by anyone who is concerned about the state of our education system and how we might fix it.

Mar
10
Sat
NO CHILD… @ Black Box Theater
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm
NO CHILD... @ Black Box Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

By Nilaja Sun
Directed by Joshua Pohja

NO CHILD…is a tour-de-force exploration of the New York City public school system. An insightful, hilarious and touching master class not to be missed by anyone who is concerned about the state of our education system and how we might fix it.

NO CHILD… @ Black Box Theater
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm
NO CHILD... @ Black Box Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

By Nilaja Sun
Directed by Joshua Pohja

NO CHILD…is a tour-de-force exploration of the New York City public school system. An insightful, hilarious and touching master class not to be missed by anyone who is concerned about the state of our education system and how we might fix it.

Mar
11
Sun
NO CHILD… @ Black Box Theater
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm
NO CHILD... @ Black Box Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

By Nilaja Sun
Directed by Joshua Pohja

NO CHILD…is a tour-de-force exploration of the New York City public school system. An insightful, hilarious and touching master class not to be missed by anyone who is concerned about the state of our education system and how we might fix it.

Mar
20
Tue
Comedy Company Students vs. Teachers @ Black Box Theater
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm

Join the Pius XI Comedy Company for their blockbuster Students vs. Teachers show! The members of the Comedy Company go head-to-head with Pius XI faculty and staff members in an improv tour-de-force. Special pre-show activities begin in the 5th floor hallway at 6pm; doors to the theater open at 6:30pm.

Mar
23
Fri
Pius XI Film Festival 2018 @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm

Join us for our annual film festival, featuring numerous short films created by high school students at Pius XI and around the Milwaukee area! Meet the next generation of filmmakers right here in our Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater.

Apr
17
Tue
Spring Vocal Jazz Solo Project 2018 @ Black Box Theater
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm

Don’t miss the amazing voices of our Women’s Vocal Jazz Ensemble–one night only in the Black Box Theater.

Apr
25
Wed
LES MISERABLES Alumni Preview @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm
LES MISERABLES Alumni Preview @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

This special preview performance is open to Pius XI Alumni only! A promo code is required to purchase tickets. If you don’t have the promo code, please contact pacinfo@piusxi.org.

Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel
Additional Material by James Fenton
Based on the novel by Victor Hugo
Directed by Kevin Schwartz

One of the world’s most iconic and longest-running musicals, LES MISÉRABLES tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, this timeless story of intertwined destinies reveals the power of compassion and the quiet evil of indifference to human suffering. Performed in over 40 countries and 22 languages, and with a lush, swelling score that features such famed songs as “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” and “Bring Him Home,” LES MIS brings Victor Hugo’s revolutionary novel blazingly to life.

Apr
26
Thu
LES MISERABLES Immersion Experience @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am
LES MISERABLES Immersion Experience @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

One of the world’s most iconic and longest-running musicals, LES MISÉRABLES tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, this timeless story of intertwined destinies reveals the power of compassion and the quiet evil of indifference to human suffering.

This special Immersion Experience for school groups gives your students a backstage pass! Students will watch the actors perform songs from the show, experience the feeling of being on the Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater stage, learn about how the scenic and lighting designers make theatrical magic, watch fight choreography and see how actors learn how to fight safely onstage, learn a part of a song from the production and sing it with the cast, and learn about the history of revolutions in France that served as a basis for the book and the musical.

All tickets $5.00 – One complimentary ticket for an adult chaperone is available for every 10 paid tickets.

Space is limited! Contact Group Sales at 414.290.7454 or pacinfo@piusxi.org to reserve your group’s seats.

LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel
Additional Material by James Fenton
Based on the novel by Victor Hugo
Directed by Kevin Schwartz

One of the world’s most iconic and longest-running musicals, LES MISÉRABLES tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, this timeless story of intertwined destinies reveals the power of compassion and the quiet evil of indifference to human suffering. Performed in over 40 countries and 22 languages, and with a lush, swelling score that features such famed songs as “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” and “Bring Him Home,” LES MIS brings Victor Hugo’s revolutionary novel blazingly to life.

Special On-Stage VIP Packages available! For the first time ever in the Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater, you can become a part of the story of LES MISERABLES while you learn how our students and professional crew put on the show. Join Director Kevin Schwartz for a pre-show Q&A, then watch the performance from your reserved on-stage seat. Each VIP Ticket is $50.00 and comes with a poster signed by the cast and creative team. Only 20 seats are available for each performance; contact Patrick Schley at 414.290.7454 or pschley@piusxi.org to purchase VIP packages. Ages 12+ and adults only.

Apr
27
Fri
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel
Additional Material by James Fenton
Based on the novel by Victor Hugo
Directed by Kevin Schwartz

One of the world’s most iconic and longest-running musicals, LES MISÉRABLES tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, this timeless story of intertwined destinies reveals the power of compassion and the quiet evil of indifference to human suffering. Performed in over 40 countries and 22 languages, and with a lush, swelling score that features such famed songs as “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” and “Bring Him Home,” LES MIS brings Victor Hugo’s revolutionary novel blazingly to life.

Special On-Stage VIP Packages available! For the first time ever in the Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater, you can become a part of the story of LES MISERABLES while you learn how our students and professional crew put on the show. Join Director Kevin Schwartz for a pre-show Q&A, then watch the performance from your reserved on-stage seat. Each VIP Ticket is $50.00 and comes with a poster signed by the cast and creative team. Only 20 seats are available for each performance; contact Patrick Schley at 414.290.7454 or pschley@piusxi.org to purchase VIP packages. Ages 12+ and adults only.

Apr
28
Sat
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel
Additional Material by James Fenton
Based on the novel by Victor Hugo
Directed by Kevin Schwartz

One of the world’s most iconic and longest-running musicals, LES MISÉRABLES tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, this timeless story of intertwined destinies reveals the power of compassion and the quiet evil of indifference to human suffering. Performed in over 40 countries and 22 languages, and with a lush, swelling score that features such famed songs as “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” and “Bring Him Home,” LES MIS brings Victor Hugo’s revolutionary novel blazingly to life.

Special On-Stage VIP Packages available! For the first time ever in the Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater, you can become a part of the story of LES MISERABLES while you learn how our students and professional crew put on the show. Join Director Kevin Schwartz for a pre-show Q&A, then watch the performance from your reserved on-stage seat. Each VIP Ticket is $50.00 and comes with a poster signed by the cast and creative team. Only 20 seats are available for each performance; contact Patrick Schley at 414.290.7454 or pschley@piusxi.org to purchase VIP packages. Ages 12+ and adults only.

Apr
29
Sun
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm
LES MISERABLES @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel
Additional Material by James Fenton
Based on the novel by Victor Hugo
Directed by Kevin Schwartz

One of the world’s most iconic and longest-running musicals, LES MISÉRABLES tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict who spends a lifetime seeking redemption. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France and the aftermath of the French Revolution, this timeless story of intertwined destinies reveals the power of compassion and the quiet evil of indifference to human suffering. Performed in over 40 countries and 22 languages, and with a lush, swelling score that features such famed songs as “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” and “Bring Him Home,” LES MIS brings Victor Hugo’s revolutionary novel blazingly to life.

The Sunday, April 29 performance will be interpreted in American Sign Language.

Special On-Stage VIP Packages available! For the first time ever in the Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater, you can become a part of the story of LES MISERABLES while you learn how our students and professional crew put on the show. Join Director Kevin Schwartz for a pre-show Q&A, then watch the performance from your reserved on-stage seat. Each VIP Ticket is $50.00 and comes with a poster signed by the cast and creative team. Only 20 seats are available for each performance; contact Patrick Schley at 414.290.7454 or pschley@piusxi.org to purchase VIP packages. Ages 12+ and adults only.

May
10
Thu
Spring Band & Orchestra Concert 2018 @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
May 10 @ 7:00 pm

Experience the soaring sounds of our instrumental music program! All ensembles will be featured in this showcase of their year-long work.

May
12
Sat
Spring Choral Concert 2018 @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
May 12 @ 7:00 pm

Celebrate another great year of making music with our Choral ensembles in their not-to-be-missed spring concert!

May
18
Fri
Dance into Spring 2018 @ Wendy Joy Lindsey Theater
May 18 @ 7:00 pm

Our amazing dance students have been working all year long to bring you this spectacular Spring showcase! There are TWO performances due to popular demand–seats will sell quickly.

Student Play Festival 2018 @ Black Box Theater
May 18 @ 7:00 pm
This is the 25th annual Pius XI Student Play Festival – a chance for students to write, produce, direct and act their own work! You will hear voices comic, serious, absurd and delightful as you enjoy the amazing plays of the students at Pius XI.