Sketch 22

Milwaukee comedy guru Patrick Schmitz’s Sketch 22 has been a lot of fun for a lot of people over the years. The idea is simple: 10 groups of writers pound out 10 scripts that are then put through production by 40 actors working under 10 di.. more

Jan 7, 2016 12:00 PM Theater



Patrick Schmitz’s Sketch 22 has had a long and evidently quite healthy life. The inspiration-through-perspiration sketch comedy format plays like long, slow improv. 10 writing teams work with 10 directors and 40 actors to present a sketch comedy s.. more

Jan 9, 2015 7:25 PM Theater

Justa couple of days after T.I.M. (The Improvised Musical) celebrates its thirdyear in existence at ComedySportz, Patrick Schmitz’s Sketch 22 makes itto the venue for its 13th outing. All sketch comedy (like all comedy) generateslaughter under.. more

Jul 14, 2014 6:56 AM Theater

Having been around long enough to safely be considered a “long-running,” comedy tradition, Patrick Schmitz’s Sketch 22 celebrates it EIGHTH outing this coming January the 7th.The idea is cute . . . not altogether unlike another similar longer-r.. more

Jan 3, 2012 7:13 PM Theater

Recording primarily to vinyl, with 7-inch singles his preferred medium, Milwaukee reggae enthusiast Eric Blowtorch has released a slew of well-received singles over the last couple years, some of them featuring reggae legends like Prince... more

Oct 1, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Summerfest’s inaugural, two-day alternative music festival Verge kicks off with an opening day topped by the brooding alt-metal/post-grunge group Three Days Grace, who are supported on the main stage by Eagles of Death Metal and Crash Kings... more

Jun 2, 2010 12:00 AM This Week in Milwaukee

I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? So listen, oh yeah,such no time for me to whip out an essay for you’s about why Green BayPacker fans ought to show up at ,Art for Art's Sake more

Aug 26, 2009 12:00 AM Art for Art's Sake