John E. Kuenzl Foundation Donation

  We are grateful to the John E. Kuenzl Foundation for increasing their annual support of The Grand to $50,000, to support The Grand’s “Every Child, Every Grade, Every Year™” initiative. The Kuenzl Foundation has, for years, supported the Student Discovery Series, which also receives support from the Bemis Foundation. In addition to the Discovery … Continue reading John E. Kuenzl Foundation Donation


Questions and Answers for The Millennials

Recently, one of our committee members prepared for a meeting by asking her Facebook friends what they’d like to see at The Grand. The answers were terrific, and I thought I’d reply to them in a post I’d share not only with them but with all of you as well.   The questions are in … Continue reading Questions and Answers for The Millennials

Midwest Arts Conference is “Grand”!

The 25th annual Midwest Arts Conference, a program of Arts Midwest, was held in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from Wednesday, September 12 – Saturday, September 15, 2012, Attended by nearly 1,000 performing artists, managers, and agents; performing arts presenters/venues; and arts administrators from throughout the United States and beyond, the four-day conference is filled with opportunities … Continue reading Midwest Arts Conference is “Grand”!


In addition to its popular Grand Scoop, the Grand Opera House will host a premiere of sorts on Saturday, August 18. JENNY’S TOWN, written by local playwright Marge Killilea, will be presented as readers-theatre by the Oshkosh Community Players, as part of The Grand’s annual Grand Scoop. According to Marge Killilea, she wrote the play … Continue reading 90-YEAR OLD PLAYWRIGHT LOOKS FORWARD TO GRAND OPERA HOUSE PREMIERE