Annual ThedaCare Follies Event to Benefit United Way Fox Cities

Tickets on Sale January 10 for Community Performance

ThedaCare employees are rehearsing and putting the final touches on the performances they have planned for the health care system’s annual ThedaCare Follies community benefit event, which will be staged at 7:30 p.m. on Fri., Jan. 31, at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton.

The evening of non-stop entertainment will include hilarious skits, music and dancing by participating ThedaCare employees and their friends and family members, with all proceeds from ticket sales benefiting the United Way Fox Cities.

Tickets for the evening extravaganza are $15 per person and may be purchased at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center ticket office or online at

According to Maureen Pistone, senior vice president for ThedaCare and the organizer for this year’s event, ThedaCare employees invite the community to go back in time to the 80’s -The Totally Awesome 80’s. The music, the clothes, the hair!

Throughout the fun-filled evening, ThedaCare employees will bring you to Miami, at a hotel called “The Paradise” where there is an 80’s convention. Some unique guests arrive at the convention, and go back in time themselves!

ThedaCare (  is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is one of the largest employers in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!