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Grease

Set in 1959, it debuted in 1971. When Grease debuted, it was fondly looking back at a period that only a dozen years in the past. A dozen years in the past for us featured the birth of Facebook in a world of iPods, Usher and so on. It’s ki.. more

Theater

It's a complex family dynamic. Bessie has leukemia. She's being looking after her invalid mother and her father who was paralyzed by a stroke. Her sister shows up with her two sons hoping one of them might be a bone marrow mach for Bessie. It's a .. more

Theater

Remember when a piece of the Milwaukee Countycourthouse fell off? Well, seems that Scott Walker’s gubernatorialcampaign wasn’t pleased with the pace of repairs. The cornice fell off on March4, 2010, and on April 1, 2010, Walker’s administrati.. more

Daily Dose

Contemporary countryis woefully short on proud progressives. Though Brad Paisley doesn’t try tofill the void, he happily spoke for the more open-minded contingent of countryaudiences on his bright-eyed 2009 album American Saturday Night , which.. more

On Music

There are so many folk-rock bands kicking around Milwaukee right now that the scene could have easily breached its saturation point, yet so many of these bands continue to carve out space for themselves with truly unique spins on a style that coul.. more

On Music

If his lyrics are to be taken as truth, Milwaukee folk-rocker Jonathan Burks is what you’d call a “functioning alcoholic”—high-functioning, even, considering that this year he has released two full-length albums. Tonight Burks cele more

Today in Milwaukee

Blue-eyed (and prematurely gray) soul singer Taylor Hicks won the fifth season of the most popular show on television, “American Idol,” only to be all but written out of the show’s history, dismissed as a mistake. His solo career stalled more

Today in Milwaukee

Blue-eyed (and prematurely gray) soul singer Taylor Hicks won the fifth season of the most popular show on television, “American Idol,” only to be all but written out of the show’s history, dismissed as a mistake. His solo career stalled more

Today in Milwaukee

Blue-eyed (and prematurely gray) soul singer Taylor Hicks won the fifth season of the most popular show on television, “American Idol,” only to be all but written out of the show’s history, dismissed as a mistake. His solo career stalled more

Today in Milwaukee

Blue-eyed (and prematurely gray) soul singer Taylor Hicks won the fifth season of the most popular show on television, “American Idol,”only to be all but written out of the show’s history, dismissed as a mistake. His solo career stalled more

Today in Milwaukee

Blue-eyed (and prematurely gray) soul singer Taylor Hicks won the fifth season of the most popular show on television, “American Idol,” only to be all but written out of the show’s history, dismissed as a mistake. His solo career stalled more

Today in Milwaukee

America’s love affair with blue-eyed soul singer Taylor Hicks ended pretty much the moment he won the fifth season of the most popular show on television, “American Idol,” and to the surprise of pretty much nobody, Hicks was unable more

Today in Milwaukee

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