Alive in the Arts

Friday, May 5, 2023

Alive in the Arts


5:00 - 7:30 PM

Art, Adults

“Alive in the Arts,” Plymouth Arts Center’s 28th annual juried exhibition will open in Gallery 110 North, Friday, May 5th, 2023. James Neilson was the juror for this competition. He reviewed artwork from artists living and working throughout the state of Wisconsin and has chosen 69 pieces for this new show. The public is invited to attend the opening reception Friday, May 5th from 5-7:30 pm. Live musical entertainment will be presented courtesy of Mary Fellenz, piano from 5 to 6 pm, and the Gypsy Chicks Duo, Kate Pearce, bass, and Beth Munns, piano from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Complimentary appetizers & desserts will be served with a cash bar. “Alive in the Arts” will be on display through August 4, 2023. The presenting sponsors are Robert & Phyllis Hoopman, Wisconsin Bank and Trust, and 20/20 Visions/ Dr. Sharon Roberts and Dr. Brad Wicklund.

Awards for this show are determined at the Juror/Judge’s discretion from the actual work. The winning artists will be recognized during the opening reception Awards Ceremony at 6:00pm. Cash awards totaling $1000 and Merit Awards will be presented.

About the JUROR James Neilson… James is a three-dimensional mixed-media artist currently living and working in De Pere, WI. He earned his BFA in Sculpture from Johnson State College/The Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT. Graduate school was followed by 30 years teaching studio art and art history at St. Norbert College, De Pere, WI (with two residencies at Luther College, Decorah, IA, including teaching at the Peninsula Art School in Fish Creek, WI and Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, IL). James’ work has been locally exhibited at the Neville Public Museum, Green Bay, WI and the Rahr West Art Museum, Manitowoc, WI. James frequently lectures at the Aging and Disability Resource Center, Green Bay, WI.

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June 9 - 10, 2023

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2 Day Self-Guided Tour


Art, All Ages

Click Here for a Printable Copy of the Spring Tour Guide 15 different venues and over 35 artists await you this spring for the 9th Annual Northern Moraine Spring Art Tour. You’ll have a chance to meet painters, potters, furniture makers; fiber, glass, metal and leather artists, photographers and more. There will be demos, door prizes, and the opportunity to purchase original, fine art directly from the artists who created it. Admission is free!

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Music, All Ages

Due to the increase in demand, Mill Street Live is offering nine shows to enjoy this summer, all performed at the Plymouth Arts Center at 7:30pm. Please join us for opening night on Friday, June 23rd! Then return for any (or all) of our following shows on June 30th, July 1st, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, and August 4th and 5th.

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Monday, July 17, 2023



7:00 pm

Music, All Ages

The iconic Kids from Wisconsin are rolling out the red carpet for our 55th summer season of musical excellence. You’re sure to be “Star Struck” as we pay homage to our nation’s famous award shows that celebrate accomplishments from the stage, screen and beyond. Mega-popular and award-winning artists are featured in the troupe’s celebratory season with musical selections from Broadway’s Tony Awards, Hollywood’s Oscars, to top entertainers from the Grammy Awards. The Kids from Wisconsin’s STAR STRUCK tour will bring these sensations, and much more, to life in our high-powered two-hour Broadway style production for families and audiences of all ages. This elite troupe, consisting of Wisconsin’s most talented 15- to 20-year-olds, is the country’s only pre-professional performing organization of its kind.

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