By Dave Thompson

An appreciation of the film career of Barbara Stanwyck. more

Jun 20, 2017 12:53 AM A&E Feature

Ithought Rocky Horror Picture Show was a silly mess when it opened in Milwaukeein that long ago time when our city was still a factory town—so long ago thatthe audience that night still hadn’t memorized the lines. Afterward,.. more

Oct 20, 2016 12:59 PM I Hate Hollywood

The longest-lived sketch comedy group in town, Broadminded continues its all-woman comedy tradition with a new show this April at In Tandem's Tenth Street Theatre. The group, which by all accounts has one of the most rigorous regular rehearsal s.. more

Mar 2, 2013 12:00 PM Theater

The latest installment in the “If You Like…” series of fan books is admittedly short on theory. “This is not the place to ponder the reasons why,” writes the author on Led Zeppelin’s commercial and artistic achievements... more

Sep 27, 2012 11:40 AM Books

For 35 years, the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s technically dazzling production of Charles Dickens’ classic tale A Christmas Carol has been one of Milwaukee’s most cherished Christmas traditions. This year’s production, whic more

Dec 12, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee