Mark Mantel

On Today & Yesterday, Russian-born Milwaukee accordionist Stas Venglevski tackles a repertoire of classical music. He begins with fleet-fingered renditions of Mozart and Bach, moves through the 20th century with Heitor Villa-Lobos and Ernes... Read more

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Betty Salamun founded DanceCircus 40 years ago to fill a void in dance in Milwaukee. Her choreography is deeply concerned with nature and the environment. It’s the Read more

Off the Cuff

                                               Theatre in Milwaukee tends to fall asleep somewhere around late May/early June. And when Milwaukee theatre sleeps in early summer, it usually has rather strange dreams involving weird, offbeat and .. Read more


  Elsewhere, he creates a low-key storm reminiscent of free-jazz collisions and a short string quartet. Mantel's most earnest piece, a collage of spoken quotes and manipulated musical bits that expl,CD Reviews Read more

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