2019 - 2020
The 2019-2020 season events will be announced in August.
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THE NICOLET PLAYERS PRESENT: THE ART OF DINING
Ellen is an accomplished gourmet cook and her nervous headwaiter husband Cal is an obsessive devourer of her culinary creations. They have opened a new chic restaurant in their home, and the audience is treated to an evening of mayhem as they strive to satisfy a group of eccentric diners. You don’t need to be a Food Network addict to enjoy what many critics feel is Tina Howe’s funniest play. Auditions September 9 & 10
Friday, Nov. 8 at 7:30 pm | Saturday, Nov. 9 at 7:30 pm | Sunday, Nov. 10 at 2 pm | Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 pm | Friday, Nov 15 at 7:30 pm | Saturday, Nov. 16 at 7:30 pm | Sunday, Nov. 17 at 2 pm
RHINELANDER AREA COMMUNITY BAND
Experience contagious camaraderie and fun by joining the well-known Rhinelander Area Community Band for a delightful concert. The talented group, featuring dedicated musicians from teens to seniors, brings its fall concert to the Nicolet stage with a lively, varied program sure to please all ages. FREE
MEET ME UNDER THE MISTLETOE: A HOLIDAY CONCERT WITH RANDY SABIEN
Meet us under the mistletoe for a feast of holiday songs and good humor. The rockin’ jazz violinist, Randy Sabien, will perform his seasonal favorites with his own intensely vibrant and inventive style. His jolly performance and festive compositions are the perfect combination to inspire your holiday cheer.
COMMUNITY HOLIDAY CONCERT
Enjoy a merry mix of holiday melodies with the Rhinelander Male Chorus, Northwoods Choraliers, Hymns and Hyrs, and the Lakeland Barbershop Chorus. Their combined talents create the perfect four-part harmony to deliver a joyful and charming seasonal concert. Non-perishable food and monetary donations for local pantries are welcome. FREE
Steve Foltz returns to Nicolet to share a new passion project, the Magnolia North band. The well-known member of Trout Steak Revival and his wife, Jennifer Middleton, have combined their talents to create original songs inspired by their love for music and each other. The result is an Americana mix of country, folk, and bluegrass that will make you ache for calm summer nights around a campfire.
TONIC SOL FA
With just their voices and a tambourine, the Minnesota-based a cappella group has become a leading force in the world of vocal music with Emmy Award winning arrangements and multimillion selling compositions. Do not miss this performance of one of the top five “must see” groups in America.
THE SECOND CITY
The Second City returns to break all the comedy rules in this all-new, all-hilarious revue that will leave you laughing till it hurts. Starring the next generation of sketch comedy superstars, there are about a bazillion right reasons to not miss this show.
AN EVENING WITH: HAND-PICKED BLUEGRASS
The hometown favorite, Hand-Picked Bluegrass band delivers a show of stellar picking and powerful vocal arrangements. With a broad, innovative approach to acoustic bluegrass, this high energy group combines a genuine, down-home traditional “high lonesome sound” with the bold harmonies of today’s progressive bluegrass – as well as their own original music.
Grammy award winner and member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, Gretchen Peters, sets a high artistic bar in the world of country music. She has composed hit songs for artists as diverse as Etta James, Bonnie Raitt, George Strait, and Faith Hill. Her reputation and bittersweet lyrics prove she is one of today’s most vivid and detailed singer-songwriters.
COMEDIAN TIM CAVANAGH
Did you hear the one about the high school teacher who walked into a comedy club–and they hired him? That’s how Tim Cavanagh’s comedy story begins. Since then he has performed his comedic songs and inventive stand-up to audiences across America and Canada including appearances on Comedy Central and as a regular guest on “The Bob & Tom Show.”