Día de los Muertos

Dear Ruthie shares her social schedule of LGBTQ-themed Halloween events in and around Milwaukee. Read more

Dear Ruthie

Opening this week: Dia de los Muertos Ofrendas Group Exhibition at the Latino Arts Gallery, Dawnland at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center and a community symposium on how arts and educational programming Read more

Visual Arts


Photo Credit: Erin Bloodgood

The Shepherd Express’ Hero of the Week is Marcela “Xela” Garcia, executive director of the Walkers Point Center for the Arts. Read more


Pixar’s latest animated feature, Coco, is a journey into a colorfully imagined land of the dead as 12-year-old Miguel seeks his long lost great-great grandfather. Read more

Film Reviews