Auditorium Transformation


Learn more about the value the arts have on education from students and staff.

For the past 42 years, the WBHS auditorium has served our schools and community well, bringing together diverse groups of students, families and friends to experience the magic of the performing arts. Watch the short videos from students, staff and The current facility is growing old and in need of major enhancements to better serve the programming needs of the students and provide greater opportunities for members of the West Bend Community.

The Honorary Co-Chairs of the Auditorium Transformation Project campaign are Mrs. Sharon Ziegler and Mr. Kevin Steiner, President and CEO of West Bend Mutual Insurance. Both are strong community stewards who understand the impact a strong school system and Arts culture can have on creating a vibrant community.

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Our goal is to transform the high schools' auditorium into a first class arts facility that will support, celebrate and enhance arts programming in the West Bend schools and community.
Download the Spotlight on the Arts Campaign brochure to learn more.

The auditorium will feature:

  • Attractive and comfortable environment with new flooring and seating
  • Enlarged stage to create greater flexibility and bring performers closer to the audience
  • Spacious lobby and visual arts gallery that will serve as a large group gathering area with concession space available
  • Separate and secure entrance
  • Upgraded sound system and acoustics
  • Improved functional and cost-effective lighting system
  • Updated restrooms
  • Additional and functional work and storage space, a rehearsal room and updated dressing rooms
  • Safe and more functional riggings and fly systems to provide students interested in working behind the scenes with a modern learning laboratory