Morning Star Productions

Off the Cuff chats with Mary Atwood, Marketing Director of Morning Star Productions theater company. more

Sep 6, 2017 11:43 AM Off the Cuff

Playwright/actor/producer Alan Atwood presents his show The Glorious Story this month. The idea for the play was to draw nearly 20 Biblical characters into a contemporary setting that brings the events of the stories written hundreds of years .. more

Oct 6, 2016 11:00 AM Theater

In Acacia Theatre’s production of Mark St. Germain’s cleverly written play, Freud’s Last Session, Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis argue about God. more

Oct 13, 2015 8:02 PM Theater


Freud's Last Sessi

Early next month, Acacia Theatre Company and Morning Star Productions jointly present the Milwaukee Premiere of Freud’s Last Session. Mark St. Germain’s drama has Freud welcoming the popular author into his home for a conversation about lo.. more

Sep 9, 2015 11:00 AM Theater

A young man named Clay is involved in a crime. And so this young man is on the run from the law. He seeks refuge from the police in the home of an elderly woman named Tilly, and his life changes in a profound way more

Jun 6, 2013 2:26 AM Theater

In the mid-to-late 1800’s writer George MacDonald would put on plays for the poor with his wife and family of 11 children. There were more than a few distinguished guests who made their way to the occasional showLewis Carroll and Mark Twain amon.. more

Mar 22, 2012 1:08 PM Theater

The 1970'™s live on in yet another production of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. The popular story of a group of very ill-behaved kids becoming a part of a church Christmas pageant had become kind of a big hit for author Barbara Robinson when th.. more

Nov 21, 2011 12:20 PM Theater

Being one of the single most common institutions in the modern world, marriage has been the subject of much comedy over the years. Outside the “real world,”  weddings have been produced on every kind of stage and screen imaginable. This week, Mo.. more

Sep 20, 2011 3:48 PM Theater

This week, Morning Star Productions presents a contemporary drama by Morningstar Artistic Director Alan Atwood. The company, which was founded as the Drama Ministry at Eastbrook church, has developed some interesting work in the past couple of.. more

Apr 9, 2011 3:51 AM Theater

Punch “Woodeye, Wisconsin,” into a search engine and the first thing that pops-up is a bar and grill in Winneconne. The town of Woodeye may not appear on any map, but rest assured it's there somewhere . . . if it wasn't, there wouldn't've been a.. more

Jan 14, 2011 4:10 AM Theater

For 35 years, the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s technically dazzling production of Charles Dickens’ classic tale A Christmas Carol has been one of Milwaukee’s most cherished Christmas traditions. This year’s production, whic more

Dec 8, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Perhaps more than any other American ska band, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones laid the groundwork for the genre’s mid-’90s rise, creating the fusion of punk riffs, driving horns and party-ready irreverence that so many ’90s acts would bank more

Aug 28, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Christian theatre group Morning Star Productions recently announced a three-show season of completely new works. The company that opened last year with a visually stylish production of Eugene O'Neill's Days Without End brings three new shows to t.. more

Aug 11, 2010 11:08 PM Theater

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater opens its cabaret season with Kevin Ramsey’s Soultime At The Apollo, celebrating 75 years of New York’s Apollo Theater, the storied Harlem venue that has hosted musicians from Stevie Wonder to Marvin Gaye,Tod... more

Sep 23, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Being an agnostic and going to a performance by a Christian theatre company normally isn’t as weird as it might sound. Having grown-up entirely without religion I have no animosity towards it and I generally agree with the more selfless, human .. more

Sep 19, 2009 4:00 AM Theater

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Aug 10, 2009 12:00 AM Books

Lyle Lovett and His Large Band will perform live at The Riverside on Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30pm. This acoustic evening at the Riversi,Promotions more

Jul 21, 2009 12:00 AM Promotions

The story behind David De Silva and Alan Parker’s 1980 film Fame, about high school kids hoping for a big break on stage, proved so popular that it’s been adapted into a long-running TV series, then a stage musical, then a flash-in-the-,Tod... more

Jul 19, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Bucks take on the New Jersey Nets tonight at 7 p.m.,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 3, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee