The seventh annual Milwaukee Comedy Festival opened at Next Act Theatre's space this past weekend. It continues through Aug. 11. The 2012 festival feels a bit more organized than previous festivals, as stand-up, sketch and improv comics, pr... more

Aug 9, 2012 12:00 AM Theater

 This year's Milwaukee Comedy Fest slips into the classy Next Act Theatre Space on 255 South Water Street with a very slick professionalism that makes it feel kind of like a comedy convention. One half expects to find booths from various comedy v.. more

Aug 4, 2012 11:05 AM Theater

SATURDAYBy the third night of the festival, things started to feel a little bleary. I’d been to ComedySportz before, but not THREE DAYS IN A ROW. The laughter started to stick together between the beer and the humidity. And I was enjoying the ef.. more

Aug 8, 2011 3:17 AM Theater

Safely secluded on the fringe of more commercial sections of Milwaukee, it can be alarmingly easy to overlook ComedySportz as an entertainment option. Here are a couple of late night improv shows coming-up this month that are worth remembering: .. more

Jan 21, 2011 4:31 AM Theater

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Aug 19, 2009 12:00 AM More Sports

Foreplay Mondays, a weekly event at the Miramar Theatre that began earlier this year, offers a hub for those insatiable individuals who find the “casual encounters” section of Craigslist a bit too unreliable. Billing itself as a couples-fri... more

Jul 6, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

With the familiar monuments of Washington, D.C., looming over a lengthening string of murd State of Play ,Film more

Apr 26, 2009 12:00 AM Film Reviews

<p><img width=\"180\" height=\"135\" border=\"0\" src=\"\" /></p> <p class=\"MsoNormal\">While there is no shortage of Christmas shows running on local stages, t.. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM Theater