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Prepare thedirndls and lederhosen; Oktoberfest is ahead of schedule in Milwaukee, thisyear. Organized by BavarianBierhaus, the event will kick off a month of festivities on Friday,September 8, in Heidelberg Park in Glendale. Beer will f.. more

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China Lights,the month-long Chinese Lantern Festival that attracted over 100,000 people lastyear is back. Named "China Lights: The Magic Returns," the event thatswept Milwaukee audiences off their feet will illuminate 10 acre.. more

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The Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin (ASSEW) is a half-century old grassroots, volunteer-led non-profit organization dedicated to supporting autistic people and educating the public about autism. more

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Car repairs, hospital trips, rent... for broke students,those expenses can be a real issue, potentially forcing them to drop out ofcollege. To help those students who are struggling financially, the Universityof Wisconsin-Milwaukee is of.. more

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Best known as a homeless shelter, Hope House of Milwaukee offers a wide variety of services to support people in need of help. more

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Milwaukee Coalition Against Trump (MCAT) is a young but hearty alliance of liberal Milwaukee-based groups meant to oppose and denounce the actions of President Donald Trump and his administration. more

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With just a few weeks before college students return to school, this is a good time for them to make sure you have the proper identification to vote in the fast approaching elections. more

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The Near West Side neighborhood will soon be filled with thelaughter of children and teens gathering at the Neighborhood House of Milwaukeefor its annual Community Unity Day. On Friday August 18, from 3-6 p.m., thefamily-oriented community c.. more

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Citizen Action is centered around co-ops, self-governing entities created and sustained by organized citizens who are free to choose issues they care about, develop strategies and put them into action. more

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The bells ofNotre Dame will ring through Mount Mary University on Sept. 10 to announce thestart of a very special event: 2017’s Starving Artists’ Show. Hosted by theCatholic Mount Mary University, the annual outdoor show is a Milwaukeetra.. more

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Sports and art will both beon display in the new arena scheduled to open in Downtown Milwaukee in the fallof 2018. The Milwaukee Bucks are seeking submissions from artists with ties toWisconsin to create a “one-of-a-kind, museum-quality .. more

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In nearly 90 years of existence, the ACLU of Wisconsin has obtained several resounding victories, such as the 2014 victory over Wisconsin’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. more

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A breeze of nostalgia will blow on Milwaukee as inhabitantsget the chance to eat Big Boy hamburgers, 22 years after Wisconsin’s last BigBoy restaurant closed its doors. Ovation Sarah Chudnow, a retirement communityin Mequon, will host a .. more

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Immigrants of Milwaukee, yourstories deserve to be heard. You have two months to contact CooperativePerformance, a theater and dance collective which is calling for submissions. Whether it is through text,audio, poetry, dance, music, v.. more

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Voces de la Frontera is a membership-based organization fighting for the rights of immigrants and low-wage workers. more

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Hard-edged satire mixes with lighter humor in Rich Orloff’s Big Boys . Next Act Theatre stages this comedic take on big business in the small, cozy space of the Tenth Street Theatre. Rick Rasmussen’s set makes the executive’s offic more

Today in Milwaukee

When listening to the dreamy, visceral work of Jacques Brel, one instantly pictures a man singing by a piano in a smoky bar in Europe. The Belgian singer-songwriter didn’t own a remarkable voice, but his best work perfectly captured more

Today in Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Admirals take on the Peoria Rivermen tonight at a 7 p.m. home game. more

Today in Milwaukee

Hailing from Wisconsin’s capital, Mighty Short Bus plays roots-rock in its purest form, replete with barrelhouse piano riffs, rowdy guitar solos, ample drum fills and gruff vocals. With lyrics detailing the rigors of blue-collar life and en... more

Today in Milwaukee

Released in 1978 near the height of 1950s nostalgia and anchored by an iconic performance from John Travolta, Grease became the most commercially successful musical film of its time and the third-highest-grossing film of the more

Today in Milwaukee

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Celsius 232 is surprisingly creative and efficient at portraying a dystopian future where critical thought has gone extinct. more

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Brian Miracle is a Milwaukee-based freelance actor, who will soon bring to life a stage adaptation of the beloved movie It's a Wonderful Life with Morning Star Productions. more

Off the Cuff

Boulevard Theatre’s Mothers and Sons is a nuanced, powerful family drama about homosexuality, familial love and loss. more

Theater

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The Saint Kate Arts Hotel, named after Saint Catherine, the patron saint of artists, is planning to “offer an experience unlike any other hotel through the celebration of the arts.” more

Visual Arts

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With Cymbeline, UWM acting students gave a rock ‘n’ roll feel to a Shakespearean tragedy by playing on expectations and gender issues. more

Theater

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The display will return this year starting Friday, Nov. 16, and be kept up for visitors through Sunday, Jan. 6. more

Visual Arts

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As a reaction to the Trump administration’s plan to erode transgender rights, the Milwaukee LGBT community is rallying Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Milwaukee City Hall to speak and vote against discrimination and hatred. more

LGBTQ

America SCORES Milwaukee, which offers free soccer and poetry practice to underprivileged children, asks for support through an upcoming fundraiser. more

A&E

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Against the Grain is Danceworks’ latest production. It tells the life story of Civil War veteran-turned-artist Levi Fisher Ames through film, theater and dance in an ethereal performance. more

Dance

Shane Mauss combines the best of both worlds, the fun and light-hearted tone of a comedy show with the intelligence of a science discussion. more

Comedy

Native Gardens is Renaissance Theaterworks’ hilarious comedy about a horticultural feud between two couples who also face their notions of race, gender, class and privilege. more

A&E Feature

Lights! Camera! Soul! recently launched “an all-new series of programming geared to unite, engage and entertain the community” called Artist Therapy. more

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Musician Core DJ Sherman will also be performing, while attendees can partake in complementary activities adapted to every age. more

Visual Arts

The convention, which centers around common themes of nostalgia, passion for sports, old-timey TV shows and comic books, will open its doors for the third consecutive year on Saturday, Nov. 3. more

A&E

On Thursday, Oct. 4, comedian and host Matthew Filipowicz invites the public to a nearly two-hour long foray into the worst of what the film industry has to offer. more

Comedy

Prepare thedirndls and lederhosen; Oktoberfest is ahead of schedule in Milwaukee, thisyear. Organized by BavarianBierhaus, the event will kick off a month of festivities on Friday,September 8, in Heidelberg Park in Glendale. Beer will f.. more

Eat/Drink

China Lights,the month-long Chinese Lantern Festival that attracted over 100,000 people lastyear is back. Named "China Lights: The Magic Returns," the event thatswept Milwaukee audiences off their feet will illuminate 10 acre.. more

Around MKE

The Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin (ASSEW) is a half-century old grassroots, volunteer-led non-profit organization dedicated to supporting autistic people and educating the public about autism. more

Expresso

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Car repairs, hospital trips, rent... for broke students,those expenses can be a real issue, potentially forcing them to drop out ofcollege. To help those students who are struggling financially, the Universityof Wisconsin-Milwaukee is of.. more

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"We all scream for amazing vegan ice cream," readsthe menu of On the Bus, the newcomer among Milwaukee Public Market eateries,and we would agree knowing how hard it is to find 100% vegan treats. On top ofice cream, the eatery serves shak.. more

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