Lecture & Fine Arts Series

As your local University of Wisconsin campus, the University of Wisconsin at Waukesha is proud of its liberal arts heritage. We continue our commitment to providing distinguished lectures and fine arts events for the personal enrichment of the greater Waukesha community. I hope you will be able to join us for some of our events this semester. We have scheduled our lectures over the nnon hour and theatre and music productions at times that are convenient for working adults. Please visit our campus and enjoy the liberal arts. I hope to see you there. If you have suggestions for future events, please email the Lecture and Fine Arts Committee.

Sincerely,

Harry Muir
Campus Dean & CEO

For details on individual events, please view our Lecture and Fine Arts Poster or events calendar. Below are the types of public events that we hold on campus.

Distinguished Lecture Series

The Distinguished Lecture is one of the premier academic programs on our calendar.  Given annually by a renowned scholar or public figure, the distinguished lecture is designed to appeal to a general audience without sacrificing scholarly rigor. 

Past Distinguished Lecturers

50-Minute Lecture

A lunchtime lecture series featuring UW-Waukesha faculty and staff.

Visions & Expressions Lecture

A lunchtime lecture series featuring community leaders and area scholars.

Fine Arts Gallery

Located in the Fine Arts Center (Southview), the Fine Arts Gallery hosts a variety of exhibits from community and student artists. Gallery open Monday-Friday: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (hours subject to change). Admission to the Fine Arts Gallery is free. To schedule a special gallery appointment outside regular hours, contact Timothy Booth.

Music

UW-Waukesha music ensembles are comprised of both students and community members. The Windy Hill Handbell Choir perform twice each semester. Admission to music concerts is $5 General Admission. For more information about music ensembles, contact Craig Hurst.

Theatre

The UW-Waukesha Lunt-Fontanne Ensemble presents a wide variety of productions. As a college theatre program, education is the primary goal, and shows fall in all genres. Admission to all performances is free to UW-Waukesha students.General admission tickets to the fall and spring production are $10 adults, $8 students & seniors.  Summer Musical tickets are $12 adults, $10 stduents & seniors and Children's Play tickets are $4 general admission. For more information on the theatre program at UW-Waukesha, contact Steven Decker.

Box Office

Tickets will be sold at the door. Box office opens 1 hour before curtain. All seating is general admission. For more information please contact Box Office Manager Bethany Kreiter or call 262-521-5212.

Directions & Parking

See the Campus Map page.

Contact

For general questions about Lecture & Fine Arts events email wakfine@uwc.edu or call 262-521-5200