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The songs and stories of Mark Twain’s River of Song is well worth the journey. Read more

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Ayad Akhtar has continued to polish the script of Junk. Working with Mark Clements, he’s just finished a newly updated version that will premiere in Milwaukee Jan. 16-Feb. 17. Read more

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The Marcus Center’s development plans, the spread of cannabis stores in Milwaukee, First Stage’s Matilda and more. Read more

Radio Shepherd Express

From family drama to human comedy, the new year starts off with some thought-provoking productions sure to keep the conversation going long after the stage lights have dimmed. Read more

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Charles Dickens’ holiday classic, A Christmas Carol, is once again adapted with a high production value by the Milwaukee Rep. Read more

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Off the Cuff interviewed The Rep’s Jonathan Wainwright, who plays Scrooge in this year’s adaptation of A Christmas Carol. Read more

Off the Cuff

The Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival returns for its 20th year as Downtown Milwaukee’s warm embrace of the holiday season. Read more

A&E Feature

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Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley focuses on bookwormish, scholar-bent Mary (Rebecca Hurd), whose feminist forthrightness puts her at odds with her married sisters, their traditional husbands and society at large. Read more

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Milwaukee Rep’s The All Night Strut! is a tuneful tribute to the Greatest Generation’s songs, including novelty tunes, ballads, love songs and bebop hits. Read more

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Milwaukee’s performing arts groups greet the season with an array of holiday-themed shows as Christmas approaches. Read more

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Kimberly Senior directs the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s holiday production of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley with the first all-female production team the company has ever seen. Read more

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

Daily Dose

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Director Brent Hazelton’s production of Rajiv Joseph’s Guards at the Taj is beautifully crafted and extremely moving. Read more

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Some of the area’s best actors give life to characters that are undeniably quirky but also are deeply rooted in the rural, Irish soil. Read more

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Milwaukee Rep’s Frances White unveils the new Stackner Cabaret, Startup Milwaukee Week, an interview with Direct Hit's Nick Woods and more. Read more

Radio Shepherd Express

This month, the Stackner Cabaret opened its 31st season with a new look, a revised menu and an expanded outer patio space with an additional bar and TV. Read more

Eat/Drink

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The Rep captures the life-energy of Miranda’s musical in a vibrant production whose sharp-elbowed kinetics simmers down to allow emotional introspection amidst the bustle. Read more

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The Milwaukee Rep presents Guards at the Taj; Skylight Music Theatre opens their season with Pippin; and Milwaukee Chamber Theatre stages Chapatti. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

The Milwaukee Rep’s upcoming production of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights is “a celebration of the Latino community and a reclamation of American identity.” Read more

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In the Milwaukee Rep’s season opener in the Stackner Cabaret, the title Songs for Nobodies is a clear and deliberate misnomer. Read more

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