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The Milwaukee Rep scores again with Nunsense. Performances of this wacky, offbeat, hit show continue into next year. Read more

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This week, the Milwaukee Rep presents a hit musical whose creator started it all with, interestingly enough, a series of snarky, Catholic nun-themed greeting cards. Read more

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The Milwaukee Rep offers insight in the life and career of Johnny Cash, including moments of hilarity and genuine heartbreak. Read more

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The songs and stories of Mark Twain’s River of Song is well worth the journey. Read more

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Milwaukee Rep’s The All Night Strut! is a tuneful tribute to the Greatest Generation’s songs, including novelty tunes, ballads, love songs and bebop hits. Read more

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This month, the Stackner Cabaret opened its 31st season with a new look, a revised menu and an expanded outer patio space with an additional bar and TV. Read more

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In the Milwaukee Rep’s season opener in the Stackner Cabaret, the title Songs for Nobodies is a clear and deliberate misnomer. Read more

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In many ways, Milwaukee would seem blessed by its abundance of theaters and performance venues for both the fine and popular arts. But, is it an over-abundance? Read more

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Country music legend Patsy Cline is honored in wonderfully inventive production by the Milwaukee Rep. Read more

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Coming up this week in Milwaukee’s performing arts scene are Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s Always… Patsy Cline (March 23-May 20), Voices Found Repertory’s Macbeth (March 22-31) and Ex Fabula’s StorySlam, TMI (March 22). Read more

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Black Pearl Sings! , a two-woman show at Stackner Cabaret, is a wonderfully acted and fully developed musical with an important story to tell about America’s racial divide. Read more

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When you mix drawing room murder and slapstick-ish mayhem with clever songwriting, 13 zany characters and a wannabe detective, you end up with the extremely funny and highly entertaining Murder for Two. Read more

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Local theatrical productions this week are headlined by Holmes and Watson and Murder for Two—both by the Milwaukee Repertory Theater—and lively dance music from Spain comes to the city thanks to Early Music Now. Read more

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Equal parts Agatha Christie murder mystery and Marx Brothers screwball romp, Murder for Two plays at the Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Nov. 10-Jan. 14, 2018. Off the Cuff discusses the show with co-writer and co-star Joe Kinosian. Read more

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Florence Foster Jenkins has been delightfully brought back to the stage in the Milwaukee Rep’s production of Souvenir—Stephen Temperley’s charming, hilarious and at times touching recreation of this one-of-a-kind entertainment phenomenon. Read more

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

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The Milwaukee Rep brings McGuire, starring Anthony Crivello in the title role of Marquette basketball coach Al McGuire, back to the Stackner Cabaret for a limited engagement. Read more

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The Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s An Evening With Groucho is a heartfelt tribute to one of the 20th century’s greatest comedians. Read more

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Thanks to the multi-faceted talents of actor Anthony Crivello (himself a Milwaukee native and Marquette alum), we learn much about Al McGuire, the man and the coach, over the course of the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s production of McGuire... Read more

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Milwaukee Opera Theatre stages an imaginative recreation of Mozart with Zie Magic Flute. The Milwaukee Rep honors legendary Marquette basketball coach Al McGuire in the one-man play McGuire; Pride Theatre Co. presents James Goldman’s Tony A... Read more

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