EastWest Music Series Thursdays at The Green Room

EastWest Music Series

The Green Room Lounge is excited to be part of a great music experience this summer.

Unison Credit Union’s EastWest Music Series brings 100 live, original music performances from local, regional and national troubadours to De Pere for multiple FREE performances every Thursday evening, encompassing venues on both sides of the Fox River. EastWest Music Series begins June 23 and runs through August 25. Set times and locations for the first two weeks are listed below.

>>June 23<<
The Green Room Lounge (West)
Strategic (Appleton) –  5:45-6:30 p.m.
Feed the Dog (Fox Cities) –  6:45-7:30 p.m.

Luna Cafe (West)
Jay Matthes (Milwaukee): 6:30-7:15 p.m.
Maxwell Jones (Appleton) –  7:30-8:15 p.m.

Starry Realty (East)
Kurt Gunn (De Pere) – 6-6:45 p.m.
Adria Ramos (Neenah) –  7-7:45 p.m.

La Vie Boheme (East)
Paul Hanna (Green Bay) –  6:15-7 p.m.
Christopher Gold (Fox Valley): 7:15-8 p.m.

Broadway Theatre (East)
Eric W. Krueger –  7-7:45 p.m.
David McMillin (featured artist from Chicago) –  8-8:45 p.m.

click the headline or logo for the complete schedule through Aug. 25th

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24-Hour Theatre Collective returns May 20th & 21st!

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Imagine starting with some randomly assigned titles (that’s it) and winding up with a series of short plays being performed in front of an audience 24 hours later.  That, in a nutshell, is the 24-Hour Theatre Collective.

The Green Room Lounge in downtown De Pere, WI is hosting this event on Friday and Saturday, May 20th & 21st.  This unique theatre experience brings together writers, directors, actors and audiences to share in the creative process.

Multiple plays will be written, rehearsed and performed for an audience – all within 24 hours.

We are reaching out to area theatre groups, as well as individuals with an interest in participating – hence the term “Collective.”  The plan is to have all interested creative folks (writers, directors & actors) meet at the Green Room Lounge (353 Main Ave) at 11:30pm on Friday night.

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FREE Hope Event – April 14th

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Following the 8pm Laugh Box stand-up show on Thursday, April 14th, check out HOPE, a FREE event (approximately 9:30pm).

HOPE is a large collaboration between Artists, Performers, Musicians, Leaders, and many others in the quest to explore the concept of ‘Hope’ through as many different mediums as necessary so as to paint a better depiction of what ‘Hope’ means in our language, our culture (and other cultures), and in our personal experiences. This event is FREE to attend, and The Green Room has an amazing FULL BAR!!!

HOPE has been in the making since November of 2015, and is the first Large-Scale project created and orchestrated by Artist, C.J. Guzan. Now in the home-stretch of pre-production, the show is coming together and pushing the envelope at every turn. The entire cast, crew, and creative team would love to see you there, and we know you won’t want to miss it.

Visit the HOPE Facebook event

Visit the HOPE Thoughts website

p.s. The Project will commence directly after Laugh Box Stand-up Comedy, which is only $5, and begins at 8pm. Come to both!

ComedyCity Cares Charity Event April 6-9

ComedyCity Cares Hearts 2Our annual charity event has a new name and a new cause. The event is now called ComedyCity Cares (more on that later) and we are raising money for the family of one of our own ComedyCity performers, Matt Worzala.

The event is coming up on Wednesday April 6th to Saturday April 9th, and will have music, stand-up, improv, and a ton of fun.

Matt’s daughter Jane was born in November with several health complications, and many more to come.

Our long term goal is for ComedyCity Cares to become its own 501c3 non-profit organization raising money for causes here in De Pere and the surrounding area.

Check out the event website at www.ComedyCityCares.com for all the details.

– Pat McCurdy
– Stand-up Comedy
– Online Auction of awesome items
– Themed Improv Shows
– Raising Money for a Great Cause

ComedyCity Cares 2016
Wednesday-Saturday, May 6 – 9
visit www.ComedyCityCares.org

 

Improv 101 classes

improv101Get off your keester and learn the art of improv. “Why’s that?” you ask? Well, you’ll improve your communication, listening, teamwork, confidence, and general awesomeness. Skills that apply to just about every aspect of your life.

At the very least, you’ll have some fun.

Join us every Sunday from 4:30-6:30pm for a two-hour drop in class. And the cost is only $5 per session.

Give us a jingle at 920-983-0966, email mike@comedycityonline.com, or just show up.

Improv 101

Sundays
4:30-6:30pm
Just $5

24-Hour Theatre Collective returns January 29th & 30th!

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Imagine starting with some randomly assigned titles (that’s it) and winding up with a series of short plays being performed in front of an audience 24 hours later.  That, in a nutshell, is the 24-Hour Theatre Collective.

The Green Room Lounge in downtown De Pere, WI is hosting this event on Friday and Saturday, January 29th & 30th.  This unique theatre experience brings together writers, directors, actors and audiences to share in the creative process.

Multiple plays will be written, rehearsed and performed for an audience – all within 24 hours.

We are reaching out to area theatre groups, as well as individuals with an interest in participating – hence the term “Collective.”  The plan is to have all interested creative folks (writers, directors & actors) meet at the Green Room Lounge (353 Main Ave) at 11:30pm on Friday night (the 29th). (more…)

Comedy Roast of Santa – Dec. 17th @ 8pm

santaroastIn the spirit of the old school Dean Martin and Friar’s Club roasts, several of the Laugh Box & ComedyCity personalities will be doing their best to skewer / honor the one and only Santa Claus. You never know who’s gonna show up for sure.

8pm Thursday, December 17th
Just $5

Scheduled to appear on the dais are:

  • Tucker Diedrich (MC)

  • Krains Butter (Santa)

  • John Egan

  • Erin Joelle

  • Matt Kluge

  • Greg Willett

  • Steve Hartman

 

Please Note: Content may have strong language and mature themes, so keep the kids at home.
Unless you’re one of THOSE parents, then by all means bring the whole family.

Piano Bar Sing-a-Long – First Thursday of Every Month

ratpackSo you fancy yourself something of a singer… in the shower at least. You hit some of the local karaoke nights, but you’re looking for something a little different.  Maybe you have a whole group of folks that want to sing to the same song.  Maybe you just like to sit back and watch as everyone else sings their little hearts out.

>Join the Piano Bar Sing-a-Long
Facebook Group<<

Piano Bar Sing-a-Long at the Green Room Lounge is the unique musical event for all those scenarios (and more). It’s a FREE event, and the full bar is open as well. The festivities start at 8pm on the first Thursday of each month.

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