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Selena Milewski

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Jessica Kaminski

Selena Milewski is a staff writer and copy editor for the Shepherd Express. Her writing contributions include theater reviews, A&E feature articles, Off the Cuff interviews and articles for special issues such as the Best of Milwaukee Winners Guide. In addition to her work for the Shepherd, Selena is a local actor, performs at ComedySportz and is a member of the long-form improv troupe Good Landers. 

The Shepherd Express interviews Wisconsin U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin about her accomplishments in the Senate as well as her plans for the upcoming election. more

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Photo Credit: Mark Frohna

There are many Easter eggs in Skylight Music Theatre’s production of Urinetown—some written into the book and score, and some added by this production’s creators/ more

Theater

Off the Cuff interviews Tessa Koller, owner of Tessa’s Tailoring and Alterations, and advocate for the genetic disorder 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. more

Off the Cuff

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Skylight Music Theatre closes its season with Urinetown, a satire of both modern politics and the musical genre itself. more

A&E Feature

Windfall Theatre stages a successful (and nostalgic) version of Celebration, a little known gem by the authors of The Fantasticks. more

Theater

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A small town in Missouri is the setting for an exploration of patriarchy and modern mores. more

Theater

The Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa presents an ambitious new translation of Federico Garcia-Lorca’s poetic drama, The House of Bernarda Alba. more

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Saturday’s preview performance of Renaissance Theaterworks’ Top Girls, was a smashing success and a doorway to the important ongoing dialogue on gender parity in the workplace. more

Theater

“What has one accomplished if success is achieved in a destructive manner and at great personal cost?” asks Renaissance Theaterworks Artistic Director Suzan Fete. more

A&E Feature

The Shepherd Express interviews Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate Judge Rebecca Dallet and strongly encourages readers to get out and make their voices heard. more

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We spoke to Edwin Olvera, internationally acclaimed dancer, choreographer, instructor and longtime member of Pilobolus Dance Theatre, about his personalized training program, the Edwin Olvera Method (EOM), geared toward male Wisconsin CEOs. more

Off the Cuff

Veteran director Jim Tasse leads a student ensemble through a challenging update of Anton Checkov’s classic, The Seagull. more

Theater

Off the Cuff interviews Matt Garnaas and Dave Nelsen of The Midnite Show, a weekly after-hours, adult-oriented comedy show held at ComedySportz. more

Off the Cuff

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In Tandem Theatre’s The Outgoing Tide, is effective and engaging for its use of a very specific scenario to incite universal human considerations. more

Theater

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Off the Cuff speaks with Milwaukee native Flow Johnson about his 10-month-old publication and event space, After Magazine & Gallery. more

Off the Cuff

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Under Chris Flieller’s direction, In Tandem Theatre’s upcoming production of The Outgoing Tide will feature James Pickering as Gunner, Susan Sweeney as his wife, Peg, and Simon Provan as their son, Jack. more

A&E Feature

The Shepherd Express Spring Arts Guide 2018 features interviews with six arts professionals who received training in Milwaukee. more

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In Next Act Theatre’s latest offering, Bill Cain’s Equivocation, we find an engrossing examination of 400-year-old art and politics bearing striking resemblance to our own milieu. more

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A fine ensemble of actors brings a chilling story of modern-day slavery to life at Renaissance Theaterworks. more

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Photo Credit: Michael Brosilow

The Milwaukee Rep’s staging of George Orwell’s Animal Farm is a smart, engaging tale for all times. more

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