Have you wondered where the days of the dance hall have gone? The Hamilton Fine Arts Center is recreating that swinging time with the upcoming Onstage Soiree Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy an evening at the Hamilton Fine Arts Center like never before. The event takes place on the HFAC stage that has been converted into lounge, complete with a large dance floor, lounge seating, mood light and the music of the popular 1950-60s dance band, The Comeback Special. Waitresses will offer a selection of delectable desserts and beverages. Tickets are $20 for adults and seniors (55 and older) and $10 for students.
Other upcoming events include:
University of Wisconsin Varsity Band Show – March 10
Back by popular demand. From their Fifth Quarter performances at Camp Randall Stadium after a Badger football game to the Hamilton Fine Arts Center stage, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Varsity Band is well-known for pleasing fans with their high-energy performance of favorites like “On Wisconsin” and “Varsity.” Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors (55 and older) and $8 for students.
The Nylons – March 27
With seven gold and six platinum recordings, and over 3 million albums sold, this four-member vocal group have become a global institution and a legend in the world of a cappella music. Their first album, featuring big hits like “Up the Ladder to the Roof” and “The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” went gold in only two months. Billboard Magazine wrote about their recording of “Kiss Him Goodbye”: “possibly the most intoxicating, power-packed harmony and percussion of any record of the ’80s”. The Nylons are renowned for their vibrant live shows, featuring dazzling harmonies, smooth arrangements, tight choreography and fabulous showmanship. Their rapport with their audiences makes them perennial favorites for all age groups. The Nylons continue to perform worldwide to passionate audiences and critical acclaim. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors (55+) and $10 for students.
ComedySportz presented by Cub Scout Pack 62 – March 28
ComedySportz is back by popular demand. ComedySportz is competitive improv where two teams battle for laughs and points as they make up scenes, games and songs on the spot. The audience votes for winners, and a referee calls the fouls. Volunteers from the audience are encouraged to join the players in the fun, fast-paced comedy for an evening to remember – or live down – for years to come. It is entertainment perfect for the whole family. Join us for laughs on Saturday, March 28, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for general admission. All proceeds go to Cub Scout Pack 62.
To purchase tickets
Individual tickets and group discount tickets may be purchased online at www.HamiltonFineArtsCenter.com or by visiting the HFAC box office on Wednesdays from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. The Hamilton Fine Arts Center is located at W220 N6151 Town Line Road, Sussex. No phone orders accepted, please.