Advertise on
Services > Education > Northwest Suburbs > Hartford > Schauer Arts and Activities Center

Schauer Arts and Activities Center [edit]
147 N Rural St.
Hartford, WI 53027
(262) 670-0560
(262) 670-0937 Fax
Post Talkback
Business closed? Notify Us
Description [edit]
The Schauer Center, opened in February 2001, boasts a 576-seat theatre, an art gallery, a rehearsal hall, and other auxiliary spaces. Plenty of free parking is available near the arts center.
Upcoming events

Dec. 4, 2015
It's a Wonderful Life Live Radio Show

Friday, December 4, 2015 2:00 & 7:30 pm Donors Lounge • 6:30-7:00 pm Art Gallery Reception • 6:30-7:30 pm Saturday, December 5, 2015 3:00 pm

Watch and listen as four performers and Foley artists turn Frank Capra’s classic into a live radio play, masterfully conquering multiple characters and sound effects. It’s Christmas Eve 1945, and only a handful of WVL Radio’s voice actors have braved the blizzard to perform their broadcast ofIt’s a Wonderful Life. With messages of optimism, the clever adaptation breathes new life into the story of George Bailey. ADULT $31 · $27 STUDENT w/ID $10 Richfield Residents $27 · $23Evening only RICHFIELD AREA NIGHT Matinee Sponsor AmericInn Hotel & Suites of Hartford Evening Sponsor [Scoop DeVille Old Fashioned Treats] Suggested Reading List: The Foley Grail: The Art of Performing Sound for Film, Games, and Animation by Vanessa Theme Ament

Dec. 11, 2015
Doktor Kaboom

The Science of Santa Friday, December 11, 2015 7:00 pm Art Workshop • 5:30-6:30 pm If science and magic are the same thing, then Santa must be the world’s greatest scientist! Doktor Kaboom wants to figure out how Santa Claus makes reindeer fly, decides who is naughty and nice, and manages to get down the chimney. In hopes of one-upping Santa, Kaboom experiments with a hovercraft, creates an exothermic reaction, and explores the chemical composition of snow. ADULT $14 STUDENT $10 CHILD $8 LAP $5 WORKSHOP $10 Sponsor [The Children's Play Gallery] by Mantz Imagination, LLC

Dec. 18, 2015
Kettle Moraine Symphony

Holiday Pops Concert Friday, December 18, 2015 7:30 pm Pre-Show • 6:15-7:00 pm Celebrate the spirit of the season! Under the direction of Paul Thorgaard, Washington County’s “hometown” symphony orchestra performs heart-warming holiday favorites like Sleigh Ride and White Christmas, as well as classics like Ralph Vaughan Williams' Greensleeves and Russian Christmas Music by Alfred Reed. Established in 1968, the full Symphony features over 60 professionally-educated musicians from the greater-Milwaukee area. ADULT $22 · $18 STUDENT w/ID $10 West Bend Residents $18 · $14 WEST BEND NIGHT Sponsor [Landmark Credit Union] Suggested Reading List: Stories Behind the Best-Loved Songs of Christmas by Ace Collins; The Spirit of Christmas: A History of Best-Loved Carols by Virginia Reynolds

Jan. 8, 2016 - Feb. 14, 2016
Light Catcher's Photography

Gallery Exhibit

Jan. 14, 2016 - Jan. 17, 2016
Random Acts of Comicality

The Hartford Players A Schauer Center Benefit Production Performed by [The Hartford Players] Directed by Jerry Becker Thursday-Saturday, January 14-16, 2016 8:00 pm Sunday, January 17, 2016 3:00 pm Cash Bar • 7:00 pm Art Gallery Reception • 6:30-7:30 pm Friday Only Have a blast with the Hartford Players as they ascend to the punny pinnacle of Pikes Peak with witty wackiness. The raucous musical comedy revue features the funniest songs and scenes from Broadway to Hollywood AND some unexpected surprises. From the first note to the final punchline, the hilarious cast of characters is sure to make you laugh out loud! PREMIUM $24 STANDARD $21

Interactive map