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Val Caniparoli’s Lambarena is in concert with world premieres by Enrico Morelli and George Williamson. Read more

Dance

By definition, dance is art in motion, and figuratively speaking, Milwaukee’s dance culture is not standing still. The theme of the Shepherd Express’ 2019 Spring Arts Guide is dance, a field in performing arts that has been the site of great activity Read more

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Genesis is Milwaukee Ballet’s international competition, bringing together three choreographers from Spain, Australia and Scotland. Read more

Dance

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Milwaukee Ballet’s “Genesis” is one of few international choreographic competitions in the United States. Meet the three competitors. Read more

A&E Feature

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First Stage presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical Jan. 11-Feb. 24 at the Marcus Center’s Todd Wehr Theater. It’s highly recommended for young audiences given its tale of youthful empowerment. Read more

A&E Feature

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Michael Pink’s The Nutcracker is Milwaukee Ballet’s take one Tchaikovsky’s classical piece, with top notch dancers and a rapturing ambiance. Read more

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Michael Pink’s Dracula was played at the Milwaukee Ballet, the masterpiece is both terrifically entertaining and a manifesto of Pink’s values as a ballet choreographer. Read more

Dance

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About Milwaukee Ballet, Luz San Miguel says, “Right away, I felt this is my place. I found home.” She wraps up her Milwaukee Ballet career with Dracula. Read more

A&E Feature

Six UPAF “Cornerstone Groups” will receive about 86% of the dollars allocated. Read more

Daily Dose

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The Ballet also announced its capital campaign, which has almost reached $22 million of its total $26 million goal, for the new space and programming. Read more

Dance

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The Swan Lake that Michael Pink and the Milwaukee Ballet dancers, orchestra and crew presented last weekend was certainly as beautiful as anything could ever be. Read more

Dance

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On the first days of June, Milwaukee Ballet reprises Michael Pink’s innovative staging of Swan Lake. Read more

A&E Feature

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

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Everybody in the land should attend a performance of Milwaukee Ballet’s Beauty and the Beast, Michael Pink and company’s finest work to date. Read more

Dance

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With Beauty and the Beast, the Milwaukee Ballet’s Michael Pink adds another full-length ballet to a body of work that includes his original takes on varied literary sources. Read more

A&E Feature

The Shepherd Express Spring Arts Guide 2018 features interviews with six arts professionals who received training in Milwaukee. Read more

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Let ballet elsewhere be tied to the styles of dead men; not here. Read more

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The talented international company-in-training called MBII will perform a showcase on Saturday afternoon featuring new works made for them by international choreographers Kathryn Posin and Mimmo Miccolis. Read more

Dance

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Milwaukee Ballet’s Michael Pink’s The Nutcracker features stunning visuals and a kid-friendly atmosphere. This year’s staging mark’s the company’s 40th anniversary production. Read more

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