Weidner Center releases 2019-2020 line-up

The Weidner Center in Green Bay, June 21,2017 (WLUK/Courtney Ryan)

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- The Weidner Center in Green Bay announced its Performing Arts Series for the coming season.

The 2019-2020 series was introduced Wednesday at 4 p.m.

Chancellor Gary Miller opened the announcement at the event. Miller spoke about the importance of supporting the arts at the University of Wisconsin Green Bay and the community.

Miller announced the Weidner Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra will strengthen the university, community and region. Miller said, "We are very very excited."

Kelli Strickland the Weidner Center Executive Artistic and Creative Director said, "This is a season filled with artists making their debut and returning shows will also make appearances."

Notable performances include: RENT, Russian Ballet Theater presents Swan Lake, Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite, and Casablanca.