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A Murder is Announced at Sunset Playhouse, Photograph 51 develops in the Broadway Theatre Center’s Studio Theatre, and Mark Twain’s River of Song moseys into the Stackner Cabaret. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

Dear Ruthie shares her calendar of events pertaining to the LGBTQ community in the greater Milwaukee area. Read more

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Milwaukee’s performing arts groups greet the season with an array of holiday-themed shows as Christmas approaches. Read more

A&E Feature

Dear Ruthie answers a reader’s cry for help as Halloween approaches, and she offers a glimpse into her social calendar for the week. Read more

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Director Nate C. Adams has done incredible work with the talented cast, taking the recent Broadway musical adaptation and making it work beautifully in the Sunset space. Read more

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Local writer Anna Lardinois collects tales from across the metro area, including the Historic Third Ward’s Marshall Building. Read more

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Ross Zentner

The Milwaukee Rep presents Guards at the Taj; Skylight Music Theatre opens their season with Pippin; and Milwaukee Chamber Theatre stages Chapatti. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

Third Avenue Playhouse presents Billy Bishop Goes to War, and SMPAC’s season kicks off with a presentation of The Life and Times of Vince Lombardi by John Pinero. Read more

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Sunset Playhouse returns to the source for its production of The Man Who Came to Dinner, yet memories of the movie can’t help but set expectations. Read more

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This month Sunset Playhouse opens an Elm Grove production of the popular musical comedy The Producers directed by Tommy Lueck. Read more

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Ruthie answers a question from a reader whose new husband unexpectedly brought up having a threeway. Read more

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Sunset Playhouse brings a vintage spoof to the stage with its production of Any Number Can Die. Read more

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This week, we preview the murder mystery send-up Any Number Can Die and Heathers: The Musical—a rock musical based on the 1988 cult film, Heathers. Both shows are in current production at Elm Grove’s Sunset Playhouse. Read more

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This week, we look at a musical tribute to the legendary composer and lyricist Cole Porter at Sunset Playhouse; Over Our Head Players’ send-up of the Oregon Trail videogame; and a concert of children’s music by Milwaukee Musaik. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

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JENNIFER BRINDLEY

This week, we look at a musical tribute to the legendary Judy Garland at Sunset Playhouse, as well as two classical music concerts by Frankly Music and the Festival City Symphony. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

The Shepherd Express’ Performing Arts Week highlights live theater, dance and music performances in and around the city of Milwaukee. This week, we look at productions of Judy Moody & Stink, Celebration and Haydn’s oratorio, The Creation, as ... Read more

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Marc Camoletti’s whimsical farce makes it to the stage once more in an Elm Grove production at the Sunset Playhouse. Read more

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Sunset Playhouse enters Spring with an enjoyable production of Sondheim’s classic INTO THE WOODS. Read more

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This week’s theatrical openings in Milwaukee are highlighted by Sunset Playhouse going Into the Woods and by UWM Peck School of the Arts offering us 12 Ophelias. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

This week, Dear Ruthie’s exciting upcoming events include the Milwaukee’s LGBT Community Center’s TGIF event at Woody’s, Jan. 26; Elton John: Rocket Man! At Sunset Playhouse, Jan. 29-30; and Star Wars Trivia at Mary’s BeerCade, Jan. 30. Read more

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