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UW-Eau Claire Announces Spring Schedule for
The Cabin

RELEASED: Jan. 17, 2006

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has announced the spring semester schedule of performances in 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 (None of the Above), the campus literary magazine; and performances by UW-Eau Claire students, faculty, staff, community members and nationally touring artists. All performances are produced and managed completely by student members of The Cabin Committee of the Student Senate's University Activities Commission.

The spring semester schedule begins with local talent shows Friday and Saturday, Jan. 27-28. Highlights of the semester follow:

  • Featured professional artists include Family Groove Company (Feb. 23-25), Martha Berner (March 9-11), Julie Loyd (April 6-8) and David Boone (April 27-29).
  • Thursday-night NOTA open readings will take place Feb. 2, March 2, March 30 and May 4.
  • Open stage opportunities will be presented Friday, Feb. 3; Saturday, March 4; Friday, March 31; and Saturday, May 6. 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 (Feb. 15 and 22; March 1, 8, 15 and 29; April 5, 12 and 26; and May 3 and 10).

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

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JS/NW

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