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Heroes

We all carry wounds, real or imagined, that shape our lives and determine our destinies. The three characters in Heroes, currently running in the Touchstone Theatre on the American Players Theatre's Spring Green campus, have some very real ... more

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The national media got part of the story right. Last week's recall election was highly influenced by the $80 million spent on campaign ads, mailers, robocalls and ongoing fundraising efforts... more

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Milwaukee's ultra-right-wing Bradley Foundation just lost a very public battle. The multimillion-dollar nonprofit is one of the largest funders of the climate-change-denying Heartland Institute, which gave in to public pressure (and public ... more

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Just who, exactly, does Wisconsin's new castle doctrine law benefit? The law allows property owners to legally—and fatally—shoot intruders because the courts will presume that they had acted... more

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Gov. Scott Walker, futilely arguing against a recall attempt that has the support of a million Wisconsinites, has just offered up his latest TV ad, which, like his previous ads, is full of lies. In “Promises Kept,” Walker speaks directly... more

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In the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's comedy <i>Heroes</i>, three seasoned actors play World War I veterans in their final years, decades after life on the... more

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In the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's comedy <i>Heroes</i>, three seasoned actors play World War I veterans in their final years, decades after life on the front... more

Today in Milwaukee

In the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's comedy Heroes , three seasoned actors play World War I veterans in their final years, decades after life on the... more

Today in Milwaukee

In the Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's comedy Heroes , three seasoned actors play World War I veterans in their final years, decades after life on the front... more

Today in Milwaukee

150 years ago, a colossal shipwreck profoundly affected the city of Milwaukee. Roughly 300 people died. It is said that 1,000 were orphaned by the sinking. Last September, on the 150th anniversary of the sinking, there was a staged reading of a .. more

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The Peninsula Players--the oldest professional resident summer theatre in the country opens its 75th season with the Wisconsin premiere of a French comedy. Heroes is Tom Stoppard’s translation of a play by Gerald Sibleyras. The direct translatio.. more

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Volcano Choir, the collaboration between Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and Milwaukee's Collections of Colonies of Bees, has debuted its first song, "Island, IS," which you can stream and download here, and it's everything you'd expect from the collabor.. more

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Itseems like a logical vote for any lawmaker: mandate that all driverspass a written and road test before th,Expresso more

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Although turnout is traditionally low for primary races for nonpartisan offices, there are ... more

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Much has been written lately about drug and alcohol abuse by minors,asthough it was a rec habeas corpus, ,Expresso more

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The campaign to require paid sick days to all Milwaukee workers rightlyemphasizes the boo Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ,None more

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I may be the only woman in the greater Wisconsin area to say it, but JJ Hardy never really did it for me and frankly I’m more than a little sick of the implication that I’d be against the trade merely because I’ll miss Hardy’s baby blues. A lot.. more

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