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BONK! Features Ross Gay, Irène Mathieu, Michael Chang on Saturday Nov 27

RACINE – This November’s BONK! event will be held on Saturday, November 27 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Central time). The event will be held on Zoom webinar and streamed on Facebook Live at the BONK! Facebook page. Curated and hosted by Kelsey Marie Harris, BONK! will feature spoken word artists Ross Gay, Irène […]

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“A Christmas Story” Opens December 3 at RTG

After having their 83rd season canceled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Racine Theatre Guild is ready to welcome patrons back into the House for their 84th season with “A Christmas Story,” sponsored by Rasmussen Diamonds. The Story Ralphie Parker only has one wish: to wake up Christmas morning with the coveted Red […]

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“Every Brilliant Thing” Presented by Over Our Head Players

Over Our Head Players are welcoming guests back into the theater for live performances. This Friday, Every Brilliant Thing opens at the Sixth Street Theatre in downtown Racine and will run for three weekends in November. Directed by Cody Ernest, Every Brilliant Thing is a “humorous and inventive look into depression and mental illness.” Reflecting […]

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Racine Theatre Guild to hold auditions for “Nunsense”

The Racine Theatre Guild (RTG) will be holding auditions for the musical comedy, “Nunsense,” directed by Katie Kowbel, next month. Details for the auditions, content and COVID-19 safety are as follows: WHEN:November 15–16, 2021, at 7:00 and 8:30 p.m. WHERE:Racine Theatre Guild, 2519 Northwestern Ave, Racine HOW:Auditions are by appointment only. If you are interested […]

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Racine Theatre Guild Holds Signature Spotlight: Salute to America Virtual Auditions

Virtual auditions for “Signature Spotlight: Salute to America” are open from now until Friday, July 30, 2021 for the Racine Theatre Guild’s upcoming in-person concert. Bringing together classic patriotic songs, stars and stripes ballads, and red, white, and blue modern hits, this concert celebrates national pride while also commemorating the 20th anniversary of September 11. […]

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Racine and Vicinity Show 2021 Award Winners Announced

On June 15, 2021, Racine Art Museum’s (RAM’s) Wustum Museum of Fine Arts continued a longstanding Racine tradition with a twist—this year’s opening reception and awards presentation for Racine and Vicinity Show were virtual. Racine Art Museum Exhibitions  This juried exhibition—the latest in the museum’s longest-running exhibition series—showcases work from artists residing throughout Racine, Kenosha, […]

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Former Racine Theatre Guild Managing/Artistic Director to Receive AACT National Award

Norm McPhee of Provo, Utah, formally of Racine, Wisconsin, is being honored with the David C. Bryant Outstanding Service Award by the American Association of Community Theatre (AACT). The 2020 and 2021 AACT National Award presentations will be pre-recorded and streamed during the Virtual AACT Fest 2021 National Theatre Festival, Saturday, June 19, beginning at […]

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Racine Art Guild Spring Juried Exhibit Opens April 18

The Racine Art Guild is back at the Anderson Arts Center with their annual Spring Juried show starting April 18 through May 30. Held at the Arts Center every year, this year’s exhibit features a variety of mediums including fiber arts, ceramics, glass, and woodwork and was juried by Colin Matthes, Gallery Director at UW-Parkside. […]