Día de los Muertos


Photo credit: Danielle Simone Charles Photography

Latin arts are honored with a Día de los Muertos celebration in Kenosha and a homage to Juan Gabriel by Jarabe Mexicano. Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

WPCA continues its tradition and local groups make a performance out of ancient prophecies, modern revelations and a Renaissance motet. Read more

Arts News

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