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The Milwaukee Film Festival (MFF) continues to expand, but its core mission, according to director Jonathan Jackson, remains “[making] Milwaukee a center of film culture.?" more

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Performing Arts Week spotlights artistic events September-October, including the Florentine’s “Season Sampler" concert, Boulevard Theatre’s Small Things and Milwaukee Chamber Theatre’s Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune. more

Performing Arts Weekly

The Shepherd Express’ clearinghouse for activities in the Greater Milwaukee area that push back against discriminatory, reactionary or authoritarian actions and policies of the Trump administration and other activities that seek to thwart s... more

Saving Our Democracy 1 Comments

Performing Arts Week spotlights shows opening mid-September, including the Milwaukee Rep’s Guys and Dolls, Racine Theatre Guild’s Boeing Boeing and a chamber concert by the Prometheus Trio at the Conservatory of Music. more

Performing Arts Weekly

Performing Arts Week spotlights shows opening the first week of September, including All-In Productions’ Next to Normal and the Milwaukee Rep’s Souvenir. more

Performing Arts Weekly

Everyone in Wisconsin deserves the opportunity to succeed if they work hard, but when nearly all the income gains go to a select few, too many Wisconsin families are deprived of their shot at achieving their full economic potential. more

Issue of the Week 9 Comments

Milwaukee’s own Fringe Festival is back for its second edition, Aug. 26-27 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The two-day multi-disciplinary performance and visual art festival will swing the spotlight onto local artists of all k... more

A&E Feature

The Shepherd Express’ Saving Our Democracy column for the period Aug. 17-23, 2017, including several activities in the Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminatory, reactionary or authoritarian actions and policies of the... more

Saving Our Democracy

With the offhanded whim of a couple tweets, President Donald Trump hastily announced putting a hateful and discriminatory policy in place at the largest employer in our country. Tr,Expresso more

Issue of the Week 4 Comments

Saving Our Democracy: Aug. 3-9; the Shepherd Express’ list of activities in the greater Milwaukee area that push back against discriminatory, reactionary and authoritarian actions and policies of the Trump administration and other activitie... more

Saving Our Democracy

Senator Jon Erpenbach explains that the process of clean elections and the value of the right to vote in Wisconsin are bigger than any politician and bigger than any political party. more

Issue of the Week 8 Comments

Saving Our Democracy—a July 27-Aug. 2 list of activities in the greater Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminatory, reactionary or authoritarian actions and policies of the Trump administration and other activities that... more

Saving Our Democracy

This weekend’s Street Eats food and beer truck event in Milwaukee’s Third Ward will have an Irish theme. more

Short Order

Every week, the Shepherd Express will serve as a clearinghouse for all activities in the greater Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminato,Saving Our Democracy more

Saving Our Democracy

The Shepherd Express’ clearinghouse for all activities in the greater Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminatory, reactionary or authoritarian actions and policies of the Trump administration and other activities that s... more

Saving Our Democracy

The Shepherd Express’ “Saving Our Democracy" column, detailing social justice-related events in and around Milwaukee between June 29 and July 5. more

Saving Our Democracy

A preview of Shepherd Express’ annual Street Eats food truck event in Milwaukee’s Third Ward. more

Short Order

Pile, Catfish and the Bottlemen, The Maine and Todd Rundgren fill out Milwaukee’s concert calendar this week. more

This Week in Milwaukee

Each week, the Shepherd Express publicizes and promotes gatherings, demonstrations and activities that peacefully push back against the discriminatory and reactionary actions and policies of the Trump administration. This week’s events incl... more

Saving Our Democracy

A reflection upon the Shepherd Express’ 35-year history of continuous publication in the city of Milwaukee, by David Luhrssen, editor of the annual City Guide. more

City Guide 2 Comments

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Photo credit: No Limit Forever Records

Master P storms the city with a few of his fellow No Limit soldiers, on the same night that Milwaukee Americana master Hayward Williams releases his latest album. more

This Week in Milwaukee

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