St. Norbert College announces Baylake Bank as "Presenting Sponsor" for the 50th anniversary season of Music Theatre

From St. Norbert College, May 16, 2011
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

St. Norbert College is pleased to announce Baylake Bank as its "presenting sponsor" for the 50th Anniversary Season Celebration of Music Theatre.

In keeping with the excitement of a 50th anniversary, St. Norbert College Music Theatre succeeded in acquiring the rights to present two of Broadway's great musicals: "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Man of La Mancha."

"Our 50th season will truly be a community-wide celebration filled with many firsts for St. Norbert College Music Theatre and our audience, said Dudley Birder, producer and artistic director of Music Theatre. "First of all, we are truly grateful to Baylake Bank for their support of the arts in our community and for their very generous commitment to St. Norbert College Music Theatre as we embark on this landmark season. Indeed, they will help guarantee that we continue our mission to provide excellence in every experience."

"Baylake Bank is proud to be the title sponsor of the 50th season of St. Norbert College Music Theatre. We congratulate the professional staff, the hundreds of local volunteers, and all those who support St. Norbert College and the performing arts," said Robert Cera, president and CEO of Baylake Bank. "What a wonderful quality-of-life contribution St. Norbert College Music Theatre has made and continues to make to our De Pere community and to all of Northeast Wisconsin."

Ten performances of "Phantom" will be presented July 28 through August 7 in the 750-seat Walter Theatre. "Man of La Mancha" will play 9 performances in the Webb Theatre June 17-30.

To purchase tickets for "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Man of La Mancha" please call the St. Norbert College Box Office at 920-403-3950 or 800-762-2699 or visit https://tickets.snc.edu/tickets/.

For more information, contact Dudley Birder at 920-403-3116 or Dee Geurts-Bengtson at 920-403-3256.