Although he was born intovaudeville and debuted on stage at age three, Buster Keaton seemed acutelyaware of being a face on a screen; his cool manner would have been lost onstage but held the center of gravity when in front .. more

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Woman Up! 2015 will offer a lot for women of all ages and interests, but here are some reasons why health-conscious women will find a lot to love about this year's event.1. Nearly85,000 square feet of walking spaceThinkstock 2. Learnsimple and.. more

Jan 16, 2015 6:24 PM Around MKE

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the Brumder, The Brumder Repertory Company presents another murder mystery show by the people who brought you Speakeasy Of Murder.” Don’t think of it as another Yuletide Homicide show . . . think o.. more

Dec 6, 2011 3:10 PM Around MKE

Given how many shows were opening this past weekend, I had to make a decision as to which to go to . . . and invariably I ended up missing a show at Off The Wall (still disappointed about that) in favor of seeing the latest from emerging theatre.. more

Oct 31, 2011 7:43 PM Around MKE

  With the economy being such as it is, big donations from big individual donors are likely to be down as things progress into the next several years. Smaller companies continue to find funding with the people who buy tickets. Smaller productio.. more

Sep 22, 2011 3:25 PM Around MKE

In some families, the key to a fun weekend outing is leaving the kids at home. Someone's always bored, bothered by crowds, or breaking the budget. For these reasons, visiting a Milwaukee Polo Club game just may be the most family friendly event in.. more

Aug 25, 2011 12:57 PM Around MKE

The Wisconsin State Fair announced the change of its youth admission policies this afternoon following a series of attacks involving rampaging teenagers last night that resulted in at least 24 arrests and left two police officers hospitalized. Gov.. more

Aug 5, 2011 5:09 PM Around MKE

The South Shore Farmer’s Market is an interesting little microcosm of Bay View culture that comes to inhabit South Shore Park from June 18th-October 15th every year. In addition to farmers, cheese makers and others, the market features a stage b.. more

Jun 27, 2011 3:22 AM Around MKE

The venerable Peninsula Players have more to offer than quality theatre in a comfortable space. The theatre beautifully integrates the wooded landscape of Fish Creek, Wisconsin with a well-designed space. In operation since 1935, the summer thea.. more

Jun 18, 2011 2:19 AM Around MKE

The first list of nominees for women's hockey's top honor was released today and three Badgers made the cut. Brianna Decker, Meghan Duggan and Hilary Knight are on the 26-person list.This past weekend, Duggan passed Sara Bauer as the all-time ca.. more

Feb 21, 2011 6:48 PM Around MKE

A group of theatre professionals sit around over pizza casually discussing things and a few years later, there’s a large group of people watching a free outdoor production of The Tempest in the shadow of Alverno. Optimist Theatre’s first Shakesp.. more

Feb 10, 2011 11:24 AM Around MKE

I’m still in that euphoric phase where I’m a little dumbfounded that this is actually happening, so forgive my ramblings! Heading in to this season, it was clear that the Packers had the pieces to put together a championship season, but 11 player.. more

Jan 24, 2011 2:59 PM Around MKE

As a Packer fan, I’m not thrilled about playing the Bears. When it comes to rivalries as old as this one, it’s not as simple as who is the better team. I love how well the Packers have been playing and I think they can win, but you never know what.. more

Jan 19, 2011 7:26 PM Around MKE

“It’s not easy being green,” Kermit the frog once lamented, but many Kermit’s cousins don’t face those difficulties since frogs come in a wide variety of colors beyond just green, including vivid blues, deep reds and all shad more

Jan 2, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Okay . . . I understand there are probably a great many people wishing to go to Fort Atkinson for Dinner Theatre this holiday season. It doesn't exactly appeal to me, but I can understand the appeal of going west and enjoying a bit of live mus.. more

Dec 10, 2010 12:33 PM Around MKE

  There has been kind of a bizarre mix of shows opening this December. It’s nice to see a full weekend with four shows opening and not a single one of them a holiday show . . . an interesting, little coincidence this season happens to include n.. more

Dec 8, 2010 11:05 AM Around MKE

Months after staging a brief production of The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged), The World’s Stage Theatre Company presents one of Simon's lesser-known works. Star-Spangled Girl is kind of a curiosity. Debuting in 1966, the roman.. more

Jul 31, 2010 2:59 PM Around MKE

The trial, which was scheuduled to start Friday, has been moved to Monday so that, according to the Press Gazette, "the jury selection and opening statements weren’t unnecessarily separated by a weekend from the rest of the trial, according to a s.. more

Jul 29, 2010 2:07 PM Around MKE