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There are some clever, funny bits here as this play’s storyline crosses over with 'A Christmas Carol,' in particular with the goose, Scrooge and even Tiny Tim. Read more


Edward Albee and The Ramones get a makeover from Milwaukee performers. Read more

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The Brumder Mansion hosts an eccentric, simple but entertaining show by the Milwaukee Entertainment Group. Read more


Directed by J.J. Gatesman, Milwaukee Entertainment Group’s production of Theresa Rebeck’s Spike Heels will likely catch you off guard. Read more


Highlighting this week’s arts’ scene, Little Wars can be seen breaking out in the Brumder Mansion, and The Coronation of Poppea takes place in the Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly


Christmas time is here and that means one thing for kids of all ages: Santa Claus is coming to town. Or is he? And does he really exist? Read more


Milwaukee Entertainment Group’s Jake Revolver, VCR Repairman is about as ridiculous as the title suggests. Staged as a chaotic radio play, the cast constantly breaks the fourth wall, flummoxed with their own script. Read more


We preview The Children’s Hour (Outskirts Theatre); Peter and the Starcatcher (Racine Theatre Guild); and the world premiere of Lost Girl (Milwaukee Repertory Theater). Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

Coming up this week are Windfall Theatre and Milwaukee Entertainment Group’s Dancing With Hamlet, Acacia Theatre’s The Hiding Place, Skylight Music Theatre and Milwaukee Opera Theatre’s The Tales of Hoffman and Memories Dinner Theater’s Are You Sure? Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

Milwaukee boasts six small, family-run guesthouses or B&Bs that are all notably unique. The Shepherd Express visits them all and chats with each of the owners. Read more

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Seat of Our Pants Readers Theatre Troupe and Milwaukee Entertainment Group present a staged reading of Nilo Cruz’s 2003 Pulitzer Prize-winning play Anna in the Tropics; live Latin music will also be performed by three UW-Milwaukee staff members. Read more

Classical Music

Arthur Conan Doyle fans love the Milwaukee Entertainment Group’s production of The Secret of Sherlock Holmes at the Brumder Mansion Read more


Theatre Gigante presents a new adaptation of Franz Kafka’s Metamorphosis, and Milwaukee Entertainment Group divulges The Secret of Sherlock Holmes at the intimate Brumder Mansion. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

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The Shepherd Express presents its Holiday Arts Guide 2017, a compilation of holiday-themed music and theater performances for the season. Read more

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Milwaukee Entertainment Group’s current production of Bell, Book and Candle is a well-chosen comedy for the Halloween season; its plot revolves around a witch who casts a spell on an ordinary professional man to make him fall in love with her. Read more


Milwaukee Entertainment Group stages a fun and engaging production of the three-person drama Art. Read more


Milwaukee Entertainment Group opens its season with a strong, immersive offering called Jack of Hearts, an original piece by J.J. Gatesman staged in the intimate basement theater of the Brumder Mansion. Read more



Valerie Lighthart

J.J .Gatesman's steampunk wild western revenge story Jack of Hearts makes its debut this month in the cozy space of the Brumder Mansion. The atmosphere is firmly established on entrance into the historic mansion's basement. Actors lounge about.. Read more


This month, J.J. Gatesman presents a revenge drama in the basement of the Brumder Mansion courtesy of Milwaukee Entertainment Group. His western-style revenge drama Jack of Hearts tumbles into the classy, little historic mansion. It’s an antiq.. Read more



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In November of 2014, Kelly Doherty and Marcee Doherty-Elst performed a cabaret show at the Next Act Theatre. Doherty has shown considerable talent for both comedy and drama in a number of intimate productions over the years, most notably as .. Read more