Charles Grosz

On Sunday, May 22 at 3 p.m. the Wisconsin Philharmonic will present Peter and the Wolf at the Shattuck Music Center, preceded at 2 p.m. by an “instrumental petting zoo,” during which “children may try all sorts of orchestral instruments.... more

May 17, 2016 3:56 PM Classical Music

Oftentimes, non-cable television seems like a throwback to the era of records and rotary phones. But Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) sidesteps the time warp by staying relevant with progressive and diverse programming.In the 1950s Congre... more

Nov 3, 2010 12:00 AM A&E Feature

Milwaukee’s Labor Day parade will include a labor of love, courtesy of Milwaukee Public Theatre (MPT). The second annual All-City People’s Parade will be part of the Sept. 6 Labor Day celebrations—and it’s all free, rain or shine. more

Sep 1, 2010 12:00 AM A&E Feature

Milwaukee is a great theater town. Below is a guide to a dozen theater companies that offer four or more productions a year. Some shows will be serious, others whimsical, but all are worth consideration. more

Aug 19, 2010 12:00 AM A&E Feature

It’s not easy being green, when it involves 17 semi trailers.Wicked, the musical, whizzes into town this week, and brings with it 450,000 pounds of equipment and a company of 55 people. The personnel include cast, production managers, stage... more

Jul 13, 2010 12:00 AM A&E Feature

What should be the criteria for ranking a great symphony orchestra? Recordings? Budget? Technical accomplishment? Famous music director? There are more than two-dozen top-tier symphony orchestras in America with budgets of over $15 million ... more

Jun 23, 2010 12:00 AM A&E Feature

The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts,a venue that has hosted artists ranging from Bo Musical, ,Cover Story more

Aug 27, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE 1 Comments

Plans began as early as 1945 for a war memorial to provide for "art, music, drama, pu Zorba the Musical ,A&E Feature more

Aug 26, 2009 12:00 AM A&E Feature

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Sep 12, 2008 12:00 AM A&E Feature

  An important new voice has been added to the Skylightwith the recent appointment o La Traviata ,A&E Feature more

May 6, 2008 12:00 AM A&E Feature

TheFine Arts Quartet finished their spring season in fine form last Sunday,proving that 31/2Miles to the Center of Somewhere ,Classical Music/Dance more

Apr 16, 2008 12:00 AM Classical Music

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Jan 16, 2008 12:00 AM Columns