Milwaukee Ballet Ii

U.S. Army veterans, at-risk high school students, dance artists and musicians consider trauma and the chance of healing. Read more



Photo Credit: Tom Davenport

Momentum is a dance concert organized by the Milwaukee Ballet II, featuring dances by resident and guest choreographers. Read more



Seven professional choreographers responded to poems by high school student writers responding to the vets’ life stories. Read more

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Photo by Alex Clark

A fully produced concert of classical and contemporary ballet by the Nancy Einhorn Milwaukee Ballet II (MBII) has graced each South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center season since 2011. The 17 dancers in this year’s program have come from Jap... Read more


Choreographer Maria Gillespie and her Milwaukee and Los Angeles collaborators will present new dance-music-media performance works. Read more


Does Main Street still exist in our technological world? Minneapolis choreographer Mathew Janczewski has been asking that question of young people and seniors. With Read more

Classical Music

Milwaukee Ballet is doing something new and wonderful. In addition to creating ballets with the company’s forward-looking Artistic Director Michael Pink and the Read more

A&E Feature

Alyson Chavez is the face and voice of Milwaukee Ballet. As director of community outreach, she does directing, education, training and writing through Milwaukee Ballet II (MBII). She recently sat down with Off the Cuff to discuss farm syst... Read more

Off the Cuff

A deep stage, good lighting and up-close seating made the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center an excellent venue for the Nancy Einhorn Milwaukee Ballet II in “Classical To Contemporary,” a program of seven dances in as many styles... Read more

Classical Music