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In Tandem’s All the Great Books (Abridged) is a comedic marathon for its performers and an absolute treat for viewers. more

Oct 10, 2017 3:44 PM Theater


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All The Great Books (Abridged), a masterpiece in literature condensation by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor, runs Oct. 5-29 at In Tandem’s Tenth Street Theatre. more

Oct 3, 2017 1:27 PM A&E Feature

The Old and New Testaments receive comic treatment from Phantom Cicada Theater and SummerStage in a production of The Bible: The Complete Word of God (Abridged) at the space at Next Act Theatre. Bo Johnson directs Nate Press, Emmitt Morgans... more

Sep 5, 2012 12:00 AM Theater

The Reduced Shakespeare Company’s Complete Works of William Shakesepare (Abridged) is roughly 25 years of age in 2012.  The theatre/sketch comedy hybrid out of California has become a huge hit all over the world and continues to be produced vari.. more

Jan 17, 2012 8:31 PM Theater

The California-based Reduced Shakespeare Company has had quite a bit of success with one of its first showsThe Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged.) What started out as ind of high-end sketch comedy has become a huge stage phenomenon.. more

Dec 29, 2011 9:50 PM Theater

I see over 100 shows per year in Milwaukee. I write 365 blogs and numerous theatrical reviews and previews over the course of a year. Usually by the time I’ve come to rest in a theatre seat, I end up with a pretty vivid impression of what I’m abo.. more

Jun 7, 2010 2:01 PM Theater

Kanda Shrine, a Shinto shrine near Tokyo’s version of Silicon Valley, does a brisk b Wired ,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird more

Sep 2, 2009 12:00 AM News of the Weird

The Brewcity Bruisers roller derby girls wind down their season and prepare for their Saturday bout against Michigan’s Grand Raggidy Rollergirls with a free cookout and concert in Washington Park this evening. The girls will fire up the gri... more

Aug 26, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Bucks take on the Detroit Pistons tonight at a 7:30 p.m. game at the Bradley Center.,Today in Milwaukee more

Feb 7, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

To many, making a cup oftea means microwaving a mug of water, throwing in a tea bag and lettingit steep a minute or two before drinking it. Joshua Kaiser realizedwhile traveling through Southeast Asia,Eat/Drink more

Nov 26, 2008 12:00 AM Dining Preview

Most of the rest of this season’s local live Christmas shows are opening this weekend. (John McGivern’s annual show at the OffBroadway Theatre doesn’t open until mid-month, just about every other local show opens this weekend.) And having reached .. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM Theater