Liysa Callsen

It’s never too soon to start thinking about Valentine’s Day. There’s something really romantic about the notion of planning for a little excursion out of town to someplace out of the way and unexpected without getting carried away and going on som.. more

Jan 13, 2015 11:00 AM Theater

Summeropens up on so many strange fringe-like stage performances. There’s anopportunity to go out and see a lot of interesting things. Child of deafadults/actress/spoken word artist Liysa Callsen is hosting a lip-synccompetition this coming Au.. more

Jun 20, 2014 10:29 AM Theater

Seeing 120 live shows a year makes it very difficult to have a truly novel experience at the theatre. The truly offbeat, truly original stuff can be exceedingly hard to come by. And while I’m really fond of the experimental, I know it’s not for .. more

Mar 28, 2011 9:53 AM Theater

“American Idol” runner-up Crystal Bowersox can take solace in knowing that sometimes the real winner of the show isn’t the contestant who receives the most votes. Last season, for instance, the flamboyant Adam Lambert was bested by more

Jun 4, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Spit out from the same southern California high school as ska mainstay Reel Big Fish, Rx Bandits began their career at a young age and under the name The Pharmaceutical Bandits. Orange County’s music scene fed the Rx Bandits’ growth more

Apr 5, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Skylight has a long tradition of Gilbert & Sullivan, which has often been some of The Pirates of Penzance ,Theater more

May 26, 2009 12:00 AM Classical Music 2 Comments