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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
NEWS RELEASE
News Bureau • Schofield Hall 201Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
fax: (715) 836-2900
UW-Eau Claire Announces
Fall Schedule for The Cabin
MAILED: Aug. 22, 2001

         EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has announced the fall semester schedule for The Cabin, the Davies Center coffeehouse that hosts free performances nearly every weekend and jazz concerts on many Wednesday nights.
         The schedule includes monthly open stage opportunities for campus and area talent; open prose and poetry readings sponsored each month by NOTA, the campus literary magazine; and performances by UW-Eau Claire students, faculty/staff, community members and nationally touring artists. All performances are completely produced and managed by student members of The Cabin Committee of the Student Senate’s University Activities Commission.
         The fall semester schedule begins with a show by UW-Eau Claire student John Williams (Friday, Aug. 31). Highlights of the semester follow:
  • Featured professional artists include Jenni Choi & The Third Shift (Sept. 27-29), Pamela Means (Oct. 25-27), Keith Scott (Nov. 15-17), and Dred I Dread (Dec. 6-8).
  • Thursday-night NOTA open readings will take place Sept. 20, Nov. 1, Nov. 29 and Dec. 13.
  • Open stage opportunities will be presented Friday, Sept. 21; Saturday, Nov. 3; and Friday, Nov. 30. Anyone interested in performing is invited to sign up in the Student Senate Office, Davies Center 132, before 4:30 p.m. on the day of the show.
  • Western Wisconsin’s finest jazz musicians will perform on select Wednesdays (Sept. 19 and 26; Oct. 3, 10, 24 and 31; Nov. 7, 14 and 28; and Dec. 5 and 12).
  • University Activities Commission members will display their talent in an open-stage format titled Cabin Calamity on Saturday, Dec. 15.

      All shows begin at 8 p.m. Cabin performances are free and open to all ages. Pop, domestic and imported beer, wine coolers and popcorn are sold at all Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening programs. Proof of age is required for alcohol purchases.
      For a complete Cabin schedule, contact the Activities and Programs office, (715) 836-4833.
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Updated: Aug. 22, 2001