Appleton Public Library Matinee Time

Had a fun time doing a matinee show at the Appleton Public Library a while back (catching up on some older posts now).  Libraries are an important part of communities throughout Wisconsin and I spent a good deal of my time in them as a kid, so it’s always a pleasure to do library screenings … Continue reading

Simon’s Says Cheeseheads

Simon’s Specialty Cheese shop just outside of Appleton is totally into the Cheeseheads: The Documentary thing, carry not only the DVD, but all of our memorabilia as well.  When on your way to your next visit to the Mecca of Football, stop in and get your cheesehead on. * * *

A Part Of Lawrence University History

We had a fun time screening the film at the amazingly beautiful Lawrence University Warch Center on an even more gorgeous campus that has been a part of Wisconsin since, well before Wisconsin was even a state (1847), though despite it’s founding then, first classes were not held until the fall of 1849. Needless to … Continue reading

Cheesehead Mobile On The Move

Thought it would be fun to post random shots of the Cheesehead Mobile driving around the state for our recent showings over the past month.  We’re having lots of fun showing off our Cheesehead pride.  Special thanks to Don Johnson Auto Group  @DonJohnsonAuto for setting us up with the ride.  And thanks to all our sponsors … Continue reading

Military Pride In Appleton

These were taken a while back (I can tell from the camera used).  You see these types of military displays and tributes all around Wisconsin, as it should be. * * * * * *

Wildlife On The Fox River

These lovely birds didn’t even mind that I came up to them and started taking their photos.  Fact is, I was the intruder and they were cool with that.  FYI, this was on the Fox River in Appleton, down near the hydro-electric plant and railroad track  on the far side of Riverside drive. * * … Continue reading

Comfort Suites In Appleton: Another Fine Wisco Hotel, And This One Has A Gazeebo

We’ve had the good fortune of staying at nearly all of the Wisco Hotel Group’s locations throughout Wisconsin this past year and, without a doubt, have loved everyone one of them in particular because of the people running them.  Their Comfort Suites location in Appleton was right up there in qualtiy and friendliness, but it … Continue reading

Lots Of Local History At The Castle In Appleton

We had a terrific shoot and interview at The History Museum At The Castle in Appleton in mid-May.  Museum Curator of Collections Matthew Carpenter gave us one of more in depth interviews on the broader aspects of Wisconsin history, particularly as it related to the Appleton area.  He also gave some terrific insight into Harry … Continue reading

Wisconsin’s Own Harry Houdini, In Celebration Of His Birthday!

Today marks the 137th birthday of Harry Houdini, and if he were still alive that would have made it his greatest feat ever.  Kidding aside, Houdini was one of Wisconsin’s favorite sons who grew up in Appleton and went on to become the greatest and most well known magicians of all time.  Google even paid … Continue reading