Fish Creek

Vacation time, especially over the July 4 holiday, presents an opportunity to travel. Only three hours away, the bustling Door County peninsula features art galleries, exhibitions and special events throughout the summer... more

Jun 25, 2012 12:00 AM Visual Arts

Fish Creek's venerable Peninsula Players continues its 77th season with Larry Shue's classic comedy The Nerd. The story of an insufferably annoying man made its world debut in Milwaukee in April 1981. It has since been staged all over the c... more

Jun 20, 2012 12:00 AM Theater

How does an artist survive a five-day international outdoor art competition in Wisconsin's  95-degree heat? When the 160 paintings from the week long Door County Plein Air Festival 2011 (June 18-June 23) were finally unveiled in the Penins.. more

Jul 23, 2011 7:38 PM Visual Arts

By 5:30 p.m. on Friday evening, the crowds gather inside the Guenzel Gallery on the Peninsula Art School grounds, to choose that perfect piece of art at the Gala for the Door County Plein Air Festival 2001. Within the first half hour, more.. more

Jul 23, 2011 5:14 PM Visual Arts

Only three hours north, Door Peninsula beckons the city dwellers. For those traveling to those shorelines on the peninsula for the 4th of July weekend one might take the time to stop at the Peninsula School of Art's Guenzel Gallery. The s.. more

Jun 25, 2011 12:02 PM Visual Arts

For those heading to Door County over Labor Day weekend or in September, put Fish Creek's Peninsula School of Art on your to-visit list.  Their exhibition in the Guenzel Gallery “The Book As Sculpture” opened August 13 and continues until Sep.. more

Aug 23, 2010 5:00 AM Visual Arts

It’s kind of weird to try to put The Peninsula Players’ 75 years into perspective. When the venerable outdoor theatre in Door County started, it was some 38 years prior to Milwaukee theatre legend James Pickering’s first job as a professional ac.. more

Jun 22, 2010 9:26 PM Theater

Kay McKinley Arenson became Director of Marketing and Exhibitions at the Peninsula School of Art in Fish Creek, Wisconsin approximately two years ago. With the completion of the recently opened exhibition " environmental art .. more

Aug 21, 2009 4:00 AM Visual Arts

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Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM News of the Weird

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Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM Art for Art's Sake

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Jun 25, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Mike Mangione's career as a full-time artist-slash-businessperson began about six years ago. Mangione—yes, he’s distantly related to Chuck Mangione—financed his first real tour from money earned as "Mail Boy," a non-speaking extra role i more

Mar 5, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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