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Join us for a toast to a Milwaukee classic—the Old Fashioned—on Thursday, Oct. 10 at The Cooperage! You won't want to miss this whiskey vs. brandy showdown of both classic and re-imagined Old Fashioneds made by your favorite bars and restaurants. Read more

Eat/Drink

A vigil for Puerto Rico is happening in Riverwest while Milwaukee’s youth moderate a town hall meeting. Read more

Saving Our Democracy

Every week, the Shepherd Express will serve as a clearinghouse for all activities in the greater Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminato,Saving Our Democracy Read more

Saving Our Democracy

Theconcert documentary The Last Waltz begins with a song from the end of theperformance, an encore of “Don’t Do It.” Clearly, director Martin Scorsesewasn’t just trying to be clever. As he conceived it, The Last Waltz was.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Want to show your Milwaukee pride but not spend a fortune? Too Much Metal Showroom's Fred Gillich feels your pain. Starting this Friday, November 11th and continuing through Friday, December 24th, Gillich's shop will be hosting a weekly happy hour.. Read more

Happening Now

Whencriminal masterminds plot the ultimate heist in Oceans Eleven or The ItalianJob, they are drawing (whether their screenwriters know it or not) form atrue-life archetype. According to Geoff Manaugh’s book A Burglar’s Guide to.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly crosstalk with Ryan Schleicher, Matt Wild and I, Matt introduces an article about the importance of supporting local media. The argument brings out the idealist in Ryan, but the article rubs me the wrong .. Read more

On Music

Cheap drinks come easy in Milwaukee, so it doesn't make sense to waste the city's precious summer months inside a dark bar just to save a couple of dollars during happy hour—especially when there are so many bars with outdoor seating offeri... Read more

Dining Preview

Join Bar Louie (5750 N. Bayshore Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53217) for a New Year's Eve Bash, starting at 9pm (Friday, December 31, 2010)! There is no cover for this party, you can eat and drink at regular bar prices. Bar Louie will be offering som... Read more

Happening Now

Bar Louie (1114 N. Water St.) is hosting a Masquerade Ball this New Year's Eve from 8pm until 3:30am. Pre-sale tickets are $10 or $15 at the door. Advance ticket holders will get access to the VIP open bar from 8-9pm. The general public can... Read more

Happening Now

Celebrate Halloween on Water Street this Saturday. Costume contest at midnight with $500 for 1st place, Packer/Cowboy Tickets for 2nd place and Buck's Tickets for 3rd place. Participating locations include: McGillycuddy's Bar & Grill, Fitzg... Read more

Happening Now

For the event’s 30th anniversary, the Wisconsin Area Music Industry will host its venerable WAMI Awards in Appleton, at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center, after a long run of hosting them in Milwaukee. Plenty of Milwaukeeans are up for Read more

Today in Milwaukee

In this, the final part of of my interview transcripts with the writer/director/promoter/producer of Rudolph the Pissed-Off Reindeer, Patrick Schmitz talks about working with child actors, expectations and the importance of confidence when jumping.. Read more

Theater

Therearen’t many real stars among instrumentalists in classical music today. Cellis Don Quixote ,Classical Music/Dance Read more

Classical Music

  Eclecticismwill be emphasized at the season finale of the Milwaukee Ballet, accord La Bayadere ,Classical Music/Dance Read more

Classical Music

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