Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

In her memoir, H is for Hawk, poet Helen MacDonald recounts her tantalizing and emotional journey grieving her father’s unexpected death and training a murderous wild goshawk. She will appear at the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center (along with... Read more


On Saturday Present Music explored yet another unprecedented venue in the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center in Bayside. A previous performance took place at a private East Side home, and the same program is planned for Read more

Classical Music

Fashion Plates: The 14th annual Alliance Francaise Fete du Cercle d’Or celebrated Paris Fashion Week in high style, honoring Anne Leplae, executive director of the Alliance Francaise de Milwaukee, with a prestigious... Read more

Happening Now

Ira B. Nadel isn’t entirely fond of the subject of his latest biography. Previously, Nadel explored the lives of such estimable cultural figures as Leonard Cohen, David Mamet and Ezra Pound. But in Leon Uris: Life of a Best Seller (University o.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? Yeah yeah, as last week I was not able to whip out a full-blown essay for having to run to the doctor’s so’s to have a swatch of moss removed from my right pectoral, spr Read more

Art for Art's Sake