Saint Kate Arts Hotel


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In the 20 pieces gathered for this exhibition, it can be seen that the artist was already committed to abstraction. Some paintings can even be called Abstract Expressionist. Read more

Visual Arts

Dear Ruthie invites you to her Valentine’s Day bash at the Saint Kate hotel, as well as many other events around Milwaukee in her social calendar. Read more

Dear Ruthie


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St. Kate—The Arts Hotel's new exhibition, “Playing House,” is a modest show with only 10 pieces in the gallery. But it feels bigger than the space it's in. Read more

Visual Arts

Innovative staging of ‘Ruddigore’ and performances at Saint Kate Hotel are on the calendar. Read more

Arts News

This month: Guests discuss MOWA’s gallery at the Saint Kate Hotel, LGBTQ theater in Milwaukee and local arts highlights from 2019. Read more

Radio Shepherd Express


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Saint Kate Arts Hotel is among this year's list of nominees for the USA Today's Best New Hotel of 2019 award. The hotel, which opened in July, was nominated by a national panel of travel experts. Read more



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Hidden in the new Saint Kate hotel, The Dark Room uses beautiful décor and scrumptious food to make dining there a unique experience. Read more

Dining Out


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Visual Arts

Dear Ruthie offers advice to three readers and shares her extensive social calendar of events on particular interest to Milwaukee’s LGBTQ community. Read more

Dear Ruthie


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Documentary filmmaker Emir Cakaroz premiere ‘Dad’s Apple,’ the third movie of a trilogy about his Turkish family. Read more

Off the Cuff

This week, the Milwaukee Rep presents a hit musical whose creator started it all with, interestingly enough, a series of snarky, Catholic nun-themed greeting cards. Read more

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Her exhibition, “Send and Receive,” is a statement about abstraction in art. Read more

Visual Arts


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The new hotel’s resident theatre company presents Dario Fo’s They Don’t Pay? We Won’t Pay! Read more


This week, Milwaukee Repertory Theater puts its own spin on an acclaimed piece of one-person experimental theater, and the Prometheus Trio opens its season by mixing some old classics with a contemporary classical piece. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

Here's a comprehensive list of all of the visual arts exhibits scheduled for Fall 2019 in Milwaukee. Read more

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At Saint Kate, two floors of exceptional art and culinary experiences are housed under a single roof. It will take more than one trip to soak it all in. Read more

Dining Out


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A resident of Bay View, Aaron Miles tends to spend a lot of time in his neighborhood, even when it comes to eating out. Read more

Dining Out

While helping readers find love, Dear Ruthie also shares her extensive social calendar to go out in Milwaukee. Read more

Dear Ruthie

With nothing else like it in the U.S., St. Kate provides Milwaukee visitors and residents alike with a contemporary arts experience. Read more

A&E Feature

A weekend of fun awaits Milwaukee with Bastille Days, the grand opening of the Saint Kate Arts Hotel and more. Read more

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