Matt Kemple discusses the founding of the Milwaukee Comedy Festival. more

Jul 19, 2016 1:27 PM Off the Cuff

This year marks the Milwaukee Comedy Festival’s 10th anniversary and it’s fair to say that since its start in 2006 it has provided the helium for Milwaukee’s ballooning comedy scene. This year’s festival runs Aug. 5-9 at Next Act Theatre, w... more

Aug 4, 2015 5:38 PM A&E Feature 1 Comments

Founded in 2001, the nonprofit ArtWorks for Milwaukee focuses on developing life and career skills with teens facing barriers to employment, including academic more

Jun 11, 2013 11:17 PM Expresso

 It's nice when summer can blossom with last-minute things here and there that get announced at the last minute. It's even better when I can personally make these shows as they usually end up being a bit fresher than that which has been planned.. more

Jul 11, 2012 4:21 PM Theater

As if sensing my feelings—namely, that it was a privilege to be sitting in the tiny Carte Blanche Studios theatre so close to the riveting dancer Isaac Sharratt as he gave his all in the opening passages of choreographer Cheyla Clawson's... more

Jul 5, 2012 12:00 AM Classical Music

Artistic Sense: Bucketworks, “the world's first health club for the brain,” celebrated its 10th anniversary with nonstop creative goings-on in its amazing 27,000-square-foot space on South Fifth. While showing off the historic multiple-bu more

Jun 13, 2012 12:00 AM Around MKE

Theatre is so ephemeral. It’s often quite difficult to tell if a performance actually having some kind of tangible effect on things rather than simply existing onstage for a span of time. It’s nice to see the occasional show that looks to do som.. more

Nov 10, 2011 2:07 PM Theater

When my job dissolved with Theatre X in 2004, Bucketworks rescued me. There was nothing like it... more

Sep 28, 2011 12:00 AM A&E Feature

TheNew Age movement certainly isn’t an exclusive club, and this is causinga few pr St. Paul Pioneer Press ,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird more

Aug 5, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE

I find myself just a couple of hours from seeing Soulstice Theatre’s production of Children of a Lesser God. It’s been decades since the William Hurt/Marlee Matlin film adaptation came out and I don’t recall ever seeing it all the way through, but.. more

May 8, 2009 4:00 AM Theater

The men's hockey team finally came away with a win Saturday night in North Dakota beating the Sioux 5-2. Of course, the game wasn't televised, so I can't tell you too much about the win other than that all the scoring came in the third period whic.. more

Nov 3, 2008 5:00 AM More Sports

It's on the Brewers website. Ken Macha will be the new manager.   Macha was the obvious choice from the get-go. He was all but in thejersey 5 years ago when he was offered a promotion to manager in theA's system. He stayed in Oakland and Ned.. more

Oct 31, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s latest production, I Am My Own Wife, features more I Am My Own Wife ,Today in Milwaukee more

Sep 10, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Wisconsin’s annual Chautauqua, Fighting Bob Fest, just completed another record year Fighting Bob LaFollette: The Righteous Reformer ,Today in Milwaukee more

Sep 10, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

  RobbSmith plays an American college professor working overseas in Beirut who is ca Two Rooms ,Theater more

May 20, 2008 12:00 AM Theater

Spiral Theater continues its brief production of Lee Blessing’s tense drama on Amer Two Rooms ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 17, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Spiral Theater opens their two-weekend production of Lee Blessing’s tense drama on Two Rooms ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 16, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Tonight at 8 p.m., Bucketworks unveils Pyromancy, a collaborative, one-off performance p Pyromancy ,Today in Milwaukee more

Apr 26, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee