UW-Green Bay: Theatre on the Bay Hosts Annual ‘Christmas by the Bay’

Marinette, Wis. — In early December Theatre on the Bay (TOB) returns with its seasonal favorite “Christmas by the Bay,” a collaboration with Children’s Theatre, featuring amazing local talent.

“The company and community look forward to this holiday showcase each year,” says Linda Hornick, Theatre on the Bay producer, “What better way to ring in the holidays than song and dance.”

Tickets are now on sale for performances Friday & Saturday, December 9 and 10 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 11 at 2 p.m. Visit www.uwgb.edu/marinette-theatre for details. Escape with TOB for a winter wonderland of new and traditional songs. A preview of solo, duet, quartet, ensemble and more songs include:

Kiss Me Babe It’s Christmas

Candy Cane Lane

Jingle Bells

Santa Tell Me


You Make It Look Like Christmas

I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Once Upon a December

Visitors to the show will be able to view renderings of the theatre renovations scheduled for 2023. There will be new seating and technology upgrades for lights, sound and streaming capability. Anyone interested in pledging to the “Take a Seat Campaign” to ensure sustainability of the theatre into the future may learn more online at https://www.uwgb.edu/marinette/theatre/take-a-seat-campaign/

Theatre on the Bay is sponsored by UW-Green Bay’s Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement, offering adults and youth opportunities to participate in theatrical productions. Since 1966, Theatre on the Bay has been a community treasure in Marinette with its home stage on the Marinette Campus.

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus

UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus offers students in the region and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan a start on more than 200 academic programs within the UW System. Small class sizes ensure personalized attention and help to smooth the transition to college. Scholarships, in combination with one of the lowest tuition   rates in the state — including in-state tuition for qualified students coming from Michigan’s U.P., make a UW education accessible to all. Situated on 36 acres along the historic shoreline of the bay of Green Bay, the Marinette Campus is a beautiful place to learn and grow. Here, students engage with award-winning faculty, cheer on state-champion athletes, attend amazing theater productions, live at home or on campus and prepare for completion of their bachelor’s degree. The Marinette Campus is part of the four-campus University of Wisconsin-Green Bay community, with campuses in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan.