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.. Read more




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.. Read more


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.. Read more


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.. Read more


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... Read more

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... Read more

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 Read more

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